Citations with the tag: MUSIC
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- To 50 Record Long-Run Broadway Plays.
// World Almanac & Book of Facts; 2000, p178
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- Cool sounds making waves.
Smith, Charlene // Finance Week; 2/24/2003, p72
Focuses on the music industry in South Africa as of February 26, 2003. High record sales posted by Afrikaans music; Top compact disc seller; Top ticket sellers in the Klein Karoo National Arts Festival.
- Music and music makers.
Smith, Charlene // World Almanac for Kids; 1996, p144
Features information about various music related terms. Classical music including early and modern composers; Chamber music; Symphonies; Operas; The different types of voices for men and women; Symbols used in musical notation; Other points about famous composers.
- More music and music makers.
Smith, Charlene // World Almanac for Kids; 1996, p145
Describes different types of music. Blues; Jazz; Country; Pop; Rock; Rap; Performers in each category.
- Special Session: Music in Ads, Stores and Homes.
Blair, M. Elizabeth; Kellaris, James // Advances in Consumer Research; 1993, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p558
Examines a variety of perspectives on the uses of music in marketing. Music as a background stimulus in retail environments; How objective properties of music influence consumers' affective responses; Changes in technology and marketing emphasis within the music industry.
Blair, M. Elizabeth; Kellaris, James // Advocate; 5/13/86, Issue 446, Special Section p81
Reports on developments in classical music that are of interest to gay and lesbian organizations in San Francisco, California, as of May 13, 1986.
Blair, M. Elizabeth; Kellaris, James // Advocate; 11/25/86, Issue 460, p65
Announces that the musical play 'A Dream for a Nickel,' by Sean-Michael Gillis, will open on November 21, in Los Angeles, California.
- CD best-sellers.
Blair, M. Elizabeth; Kellaris, James // Advocate; 10/31/95, Issue 693, p58
Presents a list of music recordings purchased by gays and lesbians. Includes `Dare to Love,' by Jimmy Somerville; `Out Classics,' by various artists; `Bette of Roses,' by Bette Midler.
- Atonal music and its limits.
Ribe, N.M. // Commentary; Nov87, Vol. 84 Issue 5, p49
Tonality may be defined as a musical idiom in which all pitches are organized in relation to a given central pitch, or `tonal center.' Music which lacks such a center is commonly called `atonal.' Examines how serious music today is unsure of itself as it has not been since the early 20th...
- Britain cashes in on hit singles.
Ribe, N.M. // Christian Science Monitor; 2/25/97, Vol. 89 Issue 62, p15
Reports that British pop music is on track for a record year in 1997. When the Beatles, a music group, were popular; Success of The Spice Girls' single `Wannabe' in the United States; Information on the sale of pop music in Britain; Predictions from analysts about the British market.
- Warning labels on records.
Ribe, N.M. // Current Events; 3/30/90, Vol. 89 Issue 24, p3
Discusses the continuing controversy over parental warning labels on rock and rap recordings. Record companies' agreement to use labels; Public pressure on the record industry; Music industry's fear of censorship; Proposed state laws limiting the ability of children under 18 to purchase...
- Cassandra's curse: The future of the evolving western art tradition in music.
Ribe, N.M. // Design for Arts in Education; Jan1992, Vol. 93 Issue 3, p2
Presents an adaptation of Dennis C. Monk's paper `Cassandra's Curse: The Future of the Evolving Western Art Tradition in Music.' Strategy for dealing with a large mass of information through construction of a model; Information bottleneck; The worlds interacting; How the worlds interact; Two...
- Music as a vocation.
Lipman, Samuel // Design for Arts in Education; Jul92, Vol. 93 Issue 6, p52
Offers a look at music as a vocation. Max Weber's lecture `Politics as a Vocation'; Signs of danger; Goal of making music lovers; Ideal; Reality of the market; The true vocation; How to make music lovers; Passion and perspective.
- Discovering music's licensing legs.
Andreoli, Teresa // Discount Store News; 2/5/96, Vol. 35 Issue 3, p32
Presents information on the music and the music-related industry and how it affects the younger generation. CD-ROM titles; Sales generated from music videos.
- In the loop.
Miller, Jim // Electronic Musician; Sep96, Vol. 12 Issue 9, p86
Reports that as technology evolves, it will become easier to get looped samples from samplers and audio-editing software. Reason commercial sample libraries can be an asset to sampler owners; Music instruments which are suitable for short loops; Method used to loop a solo brass sound; How to...
- Music, movement, and me.
Bilhartz, Patty; Plecas, Jennifer // Ladybug; Mar97, Vol. 7 Issue 7, p35
Suggests music as the best gift for children that would last a lifetime. Beliefs of early-childhood educators on joyful musical experiences; Positive effect of children's participation in early musical activities; Ways of delivering the gift of music to children; Moving; Singing; Listening;...
- Small businesses can now afford entertainment sponsorships.
Tenner, Lisa // Las Vegas Business Press; 06/30/97, Vol. 14 Issue 26, p4
Suggests the promotion of the music industry in Las Vegas, Nevada to boost the city's economy. Increasing number of concerts being held in the city; Opportunity for local companies to involve themselves in co-op advertising.
- Music and the theory of multiple intelligences.
Kassell, Cathy // Music Educators Journal; Mar98, Vol. 84 Issue 5, p29
Provides information on the issue of multiple intelligences (MI) in music. Reference to Howard Gardner's book `Frames of Mind: The Theory of Multiple Intelligences'; Information on memory devices and drills; Detailed information on multiple intelligences activities; Indepth look at integrating...
- Items of interest.
Kassell, Cathy // American Music Teacher; June/July97, Vol. 46 Issue 6, p4
Presents a round up of news about music. Includes the Twenty-Third Annual Christopher Parkening Master Class to be held on July 30-August 2, 1997; Composition of the song 'Tis a Gift by composer Anne McGinty to honor the victims of the TWA Flight 800; Appearance of the 19th century sheet music...
- The autonomy of music.
McGeoch, Glenn D. // National Forum; Fall96, Vol. 76 Issue 4, p14
Reprints the article written by Glenn D. McGeoch published in the September 1939 issue of the `Phi Kappa Phi Journal' which discusses the nature of music. Philosophy of music; Historical development of music.
- Serial killers.
Dunnett, R. // New Statesman & Society; 5/24/91, Vol. 4 Issue 152, p37
Looks at the challenge to music's avant-garde establishment. David Matthews' `Fourth Symphony'; Classical music; British contemporary music scene; More.
- Shocking dissonances.
Dunnett, R. // New Statesman & Society; 4/10/92, Vol. 5 Issue 197, p35
Explores the development of expressionist music. Uproar over the new musical aesthetic of Arnold Schoenberg in 1913; Response from Schoenberg; How his expressive paintings reflect his musical style; Current exhibitions of his art work throughout Britain.
- Fringe benefits.
Ward, C. // New Statesman & Society; 6/5/92, Vol. 5 Issue 205, p29
Recounts the author's efforts to find the lyrics of the song about the day that O'Rafferty's pig ran away. First time hearing a portion of the song; Efforts to determine the particular genre to which the song belonged; Recent success at learning the complete lyrics.
- Musical events.
Porter, A. // New Yorker; 4/6/92, Vol. 68 Issue 7, p76
Discusses current and upcoming musical events that are happening in New York City and throughout the world. Three `Parsifal' productions are interesting; `Deafman Glance' and `Einstein on the Beach'; The lighting of the productions; Two Lully operas in New York last month; The St. Petersburg...
Porter, A. // New Yorker; 5/11/92, Vol. 68 Issue 12, p87
Presents a classical music review of the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center's recent performance of Oliver Knussen's `Songs Without Voices,' Britten's Sinfonietta, Opus 1, and Berio's wind quintet `Ricorrenze' in New York City.
- Not much mostly.
Griffiths, Paul // New Yorker; 8/17/92, Vol. 68 Issue 26, p72
Discusses some of the most recent musical events that are currently going on in New York City that may of interest to readers. The Mostly Mozart Festival this summer being performed as part of the Lincoln Center's bicentennial slam; The peculiarly Schubertian challenge; Kurt Masur and his...
- Curtain up.
Friedham, Eric // Travel Agent; 11/6/95, Vol. 277 Issue 8, p152
Highlights Broadway shows in New York City scheduled as of November 6, 1995. Disney's musical `Beauty and the Beast'; `Crazy for You,' with songs by George Gershwin; `Company,' featuring the music of Stephen Sondheim.
- The big squeezy.
Patoski, J.N. // Texas Monthly; Aug88, Vol. 16 Issue 8, p98
Accordion-driven zydeco music, which hails from the Louisiana bayous and is the native music of that area's French-speaking blacks, has become popular American dancing music. One good place to hear it: Houston churches on Saturday nights.
- Ernest Tubb goes electric.
Dingus, A.; Patoski, J.N. // Texas Monthly; Feb92, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p72
Lists several events in recent musical history influenced by Texas, or made possible by Texas musicians, in the areas of rising stars, stars who died young, great fakers, musical crossroads and famous jingle singers. LBJ's 1972 single; Death in 1959 of Buddy Holly; Willie Nelson's 1972 car jingle.
- Melodic ammunition.
Marty, M.E. // Christian Century; 7/25/90, Vol. 107 Issue 22, p719
Comments on how music can either draw or attract people. Repelling teens and drug dealers with classical music; Encourages Christians to rise above prejudices against other believers.
- Going musical in Munich.
GL // TCI: Theatre Crafts International; Feb95, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p8
Presents stage design innovations for musicals in Munich, Germany. Includes the creation of locale varieties within a blue cube in Jules Massenet's `Manon,'; Use of multi-faced wings in Cole Porter's `Can-Can,'; Black magic effects for `Der Freischutz,' by Maria Weber.
- Germany sings.
GL // TCI: Theatre Crafts International; Feb95, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p10
Focuses on the increasing popularity of musicals in Germany. Boost of theater construction projects in Berlin; Creation of original German language musicals; Debut of musicals under various German theater companies.
- News Brief.
GL // Music Educators Journal; May90, Vol. 76 Issue 9, p9
Presents news briefs which are related to the music. Results of the election of the Music Educators National Conference (MENC); Deadline for submission of applications for the MENC's National Band Symposium which is scheduled to be held in August 1990 in Maryland; Symposium on health-related...
- The MENC adviser.
GL // Music Educators Journal; May90, Vol. 76 Issue 9, p10
Presents a question and answer segment dealing with musically related issues. How should persons in an orchestra be seated; Selection of music used in bands; Problems and solutions which should be addressed; What are some of the expectations of a music teachers.
- Bulletin board.
GL // Music Educators Journal; May90, Vol. 76 Issue 9, p56
Presents information on music related news. Information on Through the Opera Glass, an informal performance troupe which is very innovative; Announcement of advanced research fellowships in India introduced by the Council for International Exchange of Scholars; Workshops to be offered by the...
- The MENC adviser.
GL // Music Educators Journal; Jan91, Vol. 77 Issue 5, p8
Presents a question and answer segment focusing on the music industry. What is the Music Industry Conference; Information on illegal reproduction of music; What can be done to improve a band; Ideas for funding of programs for bands.
- Bulletin board.
GL // Music Educators Journal; Jan91, Vol. 77 Issue 5, p18
Presents information on a series of events which were scheduled to take place in 1991 and 1992 in the music industry. Acceptance of applications for awards at the `Design for Arts in Education' magazine; Colloquium on Elementary Music Methods to be cochaired by Nancy Boone; Development of time...
- News brief.
GL // Music Educators Journal; Jan91, Vol. 77 Issue 5, p19
Presents a series of news briefs on issues pertaining to music. What will be featured at the `America's Culture at Risk' symposium; World's Largest Concert to be held in March 1991 at Epcot Center at Disney World; Expectations for the concert; Who will be attending the concert; Final opportunity...
- Market space.
GL // Music Educators Journal; Jan91, Vol. 77 Issue 5, p68
Presents information on musical supplies. Theodore Presser Company and Fentone Music Limited's publication of a book which teaches persons how to play the clarinet; Publication of the book `Rhythm Fundamentals,' which teaches basic rhythm patterns; Release of the 1990 catalog by Educational...
- The gift of giving--holiday reflections.
Straub, Dorothy A. // Music Educators Journal; Dec92, Vol. 79 Issue 4, p4
Comments on the gift of giving music. Unexplainable experience of performing music; How a performer feels without an audience; Reference to the relationship between the musician and the listener.
- Introducing the music of East Africa.
Hopton-Jones, Pamela // Music Educators Journal; Nov95, Vol. 82 Issue 3, p26
Discusses the general concepts and precepts of East African music and its comparison with Western music. Text and music; Work and play rhythms; Writing East African music. INSET: Resources for East African music..
- Teaching ensembles to compose and improvise.
Hickey, Maud // Music Educators Journal; May97, Vol. 83 Issue 6, p17
Presents practical ideas for incorporating the creative activities of composing and improvising into instrumental ensemble rehearsals. How music is experience by humans; Standards which are called for in the teaching and learning of music; How to compose with new rhythms and concepts; How...
- Current readings.
Hickey, Maud // Music Educators Journal; May97, Vol. 83 Issue 6, p56
Presents information on reading resources which relate to music education. Information on Will Schmid's article in the Spring 1997 `Journal of Music Teacher Education'; Information on the article, `The Effects of Viewing Videotaped Music Performances on the Perception of the Elements of Music,'...
- Caribbean soul.
McLane, D. // Black Enterprise; May91, Vol. 21 Issue 10, p92
Surveys the diverse musical offerings in the Caribbean. Jamaican reggae; Soca music on the English-speaking islands; Compas and zouk on the French-speaking islands; Spanish-influenced merengue and salsa music; Top artists on the islands.
- Foreground Music.
McLane, D. // Newsweek; 1/7/84, Vol. 103 Issue 2, p44
Thousands of businesses are switching to foreground music: tapes of current, original-recording hits, that, unlike Muzak, are meant to be heard and enjoyed. Unlike most Muzak, foreground music is custom tailored to match the mood of each client's customers. It is even moving into factories,...
- Go-go funk.
McLane, D. // Newsweek; 6/17/85, Vol. 105 Issue 24, p77
Go-go funk is a distinctive school of funk that's thrived in the parks and playgrounds and dance clubs of the Capital for the last 15 years. Go-go is starting to go national: the major record labels have been scooping up D.C.-based go-go bands for coast-to-coast distribution; and there's even...
- Tex-Mex music.
Pena, M. // UNESCO Courier; Mar91, Vol. 44 Issue 3, p20
Traces and explains the reasons for the development of two distinct Texas-Mexican musical traditions: the conjunto and the orquesta. Role social conditions played in the development of the music; Historical importance.
- Echoes from afar.
Brindeau, V. // UNESCO Courier; Mar91, Vol. 44 Issue 3, p30
Details how music from other cultures has helped many composers to discover their own creative identity. Debussy's encounter with Asian music; Steve Reich's fascination with Ghanian drumming; Richness of cross-cultural encounters.
- `World music' or sounds of the times.
Gardinier, A. // UNESCO Courier; Mar91, Vol. 44 Issue 3, p37
Details new sounds and rhythms from the Third World bursting onto the western pop scene. Groups from Africa, India and Latin America influencing western performers like Paul Simon and the Rolling Stones; Communication and encouraging development of world music.
- A cosmopolitan stays home.
Remnick, David // New Yorker; 07/29/96, Vol. 72 Issue 21, p25
Reports on the decline of the Russian music scene. Effects of the Boris Yeltsin era; Saint Petersburg's Kirov Opera; Decline of Moscow's Bolshoi ballet and opera; Valery Gergiev's resistance to live in exile.