When reading through the Music for Mourning chapter in my book, I found
Tears in Heaven by Eric Clapton to be moving. Clapton wrote the song in 1991 after
his son fell from an apartment on the 53rd floor.
While studying chapter one and two, I listened to a multitude of different musical
selections. They varied very much in style, melodies, and rhythm; however, I was able to
find a few selections that
Listening Essay 2
The Balinese Ketjak from Chapter 2 was an interesting form of religious music.
A ketjak is a rhythmic chant, which was apparent after I listened to The Ramayana
Monkey Chant. From the beginning, the ch