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  • Mucsicans as Activiest

    Mucsicans as Activiest

    Musicians as Activist I first got interested in this topic when we briefly talked about musicians being Activist in my Vietnam history class. Back in the 60’s and 70’s some Musician’s were Activist for the Vietnam War and Equal rights. Even today with such thing as high gas prices and the war over in Iraq a lot of Musicians are being political activist. One of the most famous Activists was a member of one of

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    Submitted: November 9, 2009 By: Max
  • Mughal Empire

    Mughal Empire

    While the Mughal Empire was extremely large in both size and population, it was very faulty and led to chaos in northern India, resulting in its decline and Britain’s control of India. During the rule of Aurangzeb Alamgir was the point when things started to decline. His corrupt policies and bad relationships with certain groups in India was the final event leading to the fall of an already weak empire. With all the chaos arising

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    Submitted: October 24, 2015 By: hjkg
  • Mulawin

    Mulawin

    Plot Overview Mitch Albom, the book's narrator, recalls his graduation from Brandeis University in the spring of 1979. After he has received his diploma, Mitch approaches his favorite professor, Morrie Schwartz, and presents him with a monogrammed briefcase. While at Brandeis, Mitch takes almost all of the sociology courses Morrie had teaches. He promises Morrie, who is crying, that he will keep in touch, though he does not fulfill his promise. Years after Mitch's graduation

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    Submitted: May 11, 2010 By: Jon
  • Multi Track History

    Multi Track History

    60s Research Document 4.1.1,2 History and development of the Multitrack Recorder Multitrack recorders were originally developed in the early 1950s in Germany. The initial principle of multitracks was to divide a tape in two parts and record different sounds onto each and play them back concurrently. The fact that both tracks would be on the same tape would mean they would be synchronised exactly. In classical music recordings of the 1950s, the early two track

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    Submitted: December 1, 2009 By: Fatih
  • Munich

    Munich

    In the after effects of the Black September's annihilation of Israeli athletes at the 1972 Munich games, Prime Minister Golda Meir sanctions a black box operation to hunt down and kill all those thought and known to be involved. A team of five men was chosen. These five men gather in Switzerland and are led by Avner, former bodyguard to the Prime Minister, who's father was a war hero and who's wife is pregnant. The

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    Submitted: May 18, 2010 By: Jon
  • Murderball Movie Review

    Murderball Movie Review

    For the movie assignment I decided to view Murderball. Murderball is a true story that focuses on life as a quadriplegic and the sport of quad rugby (Murderball). Mark Zupan, Joe Soares, and Keith Cavill are three characters whose lives are highlighted in the film. Joe Soares was a former Team USA standout and in the movie he was captain of Team Canada. Soares became quadriplegic from childhood polio. The disease put Joe in

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    Submitted: February 14, 2010 By: Yan
  • Music

    Music

    For this concert report I chose to go to a performance of student composers held at the Kimball Recital Hall. I chose this one because I wanted to see some of the talent that my peers have in the music realm, and also it was one of the only concerts I have been able to attend because I usually work at night. It was impressive to hear pieces composed by students. I cannot imagine creating

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    Submitted: November 12, 2009 By: Bred
  • Music

    Music

    Adachi, Mayumi & Trehub, Sandra E. (1998). Children's expression of emotion in song. Psychology of Music, Vol. 26, No. 2, pp. 133-153. Behrens, Gene Ann & Green, Samuel B. (1993). The ability to identify emotional content of solo improvisations performed vocally and on three different instruments. Psychology of Music, Vol. 21, No. 1, pp. 20-33. Bever, Thomas (1988). A cognitive theory of emotion and aesthetics in music. Psychomusicology, Vol. 7, No. 2, pp. 165-75. Bouhuys,

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    Submitted: November 17, 2009 By: Anna
  • Music

    Music

    the cat int the hat sat on a bat with his tail so fat he smushed a rat hitting the rat with a terrible twat he sang what a song is this and that.. poor little rat is were i sat and hmm tell me what do u think of that? computers make me mad yes thts a fact a head ache as i smash it with a bat! stupid lil piece of junk that

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    Submitted: November 24, 2009 By: Mikki
  • Music

    Music

    Alexander Graham Bell was born on March 3,1847 and died on April 2,1922. He is the guy who we all have to thank for inventing the telephone, without him how could we communicate? In 1866 Bell experimented on the thought of how to produce vowel sounds. He came up with the thought of combing the note of electrically driven forks, which gave him the idea of telegraphing speech. Bell with the lack of electric knowledge,

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    Submitted: November 26, 2009 By: Jon
  • Music

    Music

    A vigorous swarm of tiny fifth-graders viciously scrambled to their seats preparing for an assembly. As I carefully selected my seat among my pre-pubescent acquaintances, I could hear the telltale sounds of a jazz band warming up. The Middle School Jazz Band came to play for the elementary school. They performed Take the A Train. Although they were only a few years older than us, we looked up at the stage as if we were

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    Submitted: December 7, 2009 By: Kevin
  • Music

    Music

    Music is part of everyday life and is heard by many listeners almost everywhere around the world. There are many different genres that classify the mechanics of music. Some of these genres can be identified as; easy listening, rap/hip-hop and classical. Onc type of genre that has many people jumping up and down for is rock. Rock has been known for head banging concerts, hardcore lyrics, and guitar solos. Two of the many genres that

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    Submitted: December 16, 2009 By: Mike
  • Music

    Music

    It has been years since I wrote anything at all, although people do see me writing odd pieces of music. But this time I am writing about my past, the past that seems so far away and forgotten. I know that this account is hardly going to interest anyone, but I do need to share my feelings with someone, or in this case, with something. People see me as a berserk creature talking garrulously of

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    Submitted: January 3, 2010 By: Top
  • Music

    Music

    Music, television, and other things are a major influence on society in this day and time. Younger people are more affected by the influences brought on by some of the music and television programs of today. Movies also have an influence. Music, television, and peers have major effects on our society and people. A lot of the music videos of today gives off a sexual vibe. A lot of the videos contain sexual images, sometimes

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    Submitted: January 20, 2010 By: Jessica
  • Music

    Music

    THE FIFTIES # 1951 - "Rocket 88," considered the first Rock record, is released. # 1952 - Little Richard's first records are released. # 1953 - Elvis Presley makes his first (private) recordings. # 1954 - Ray Charles forms his own band. # 1955 - The movie Blackboard Jungle is released featuring Bill Haley & The Comets' "Rock Around The Clock." RCA signs Elvis Presley. The Everly Bros. make their first studio recordings. # 1956

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    Submitted: January 26, 2010 By: Vika
  • Music

    Music

    Pictures at an Exhibition Modest Mussorgsky was born in Karevo on March 21, 1839. His mother gave him piano lessons, and at nine he played a Field concerto before an audience in his parents' house. In 1852 he entered the Guards' cadet school in St Petersburg. Eventually in 1874 Modest Mussorgsky composed his famous Pictures at an Exhibition, based on ten drawings and watercolors produced by his recently deceased friend, the architect and artist Victor

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    Submitted: February 5, 2010 By: Bred
  • Music

    Music

    Why do people walk down a busy city street ignoring others and not talking? Why are they ignorant to the homeless asking for change just to survive? And why do cross walk signs become life savers? I can tell you what’s wrong with these people, music. Music works wonders for anyone and everyone. There is no way around music. It is everywhere and playing at all times. From people blasting music with twelve inch subwoofers

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    Submitted: February 21, 2010 By: Vika
  • Music

    Music

    Before the portrayal of the human body can be critiqued, you must understand the artist's culture. As man evolved over centuries, his views of the body also transformed. Our tour definitely showed the drastic changes in different cultures' art. Each culture and era presents very distinct characteristics. Through time and experimentation, we have expressed our views of the human body clearly with our art. Egyptians were the first people to make a large impact on

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    Submitted: April 22, 2010 By: Fatih
  • Music

    Music

    Today in the television world, sitcoms are totally different from what it used to be, for example back in the day, people would have top rating TV shows, such as the Brady Bunch, I Love Lucy, The Partridge Family, and basically shows that would have morals and lessons to give to the public. Now a days, shows that are most watched would be Sex in the City, The Sopranos, Will & Grace, and sitcoms that

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    Submitted: April 29, 2010 By: Mike
  • Music

    Music

    On November 13th I went to Tramps in New York to see one of my favorite bands, MxPx. MxPx is a Christian pop-punk band. Pop punk basically means happy punk. The band members, are Mike Herrera who plays bass and sings, Tom Wisniewski who plays guitar and Yuri Ruley plays drums. They played about 10 songs, all of which I knew. Some of their songs have to do with society problems through the eyes of

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    Submitted: May 21, 2010 By: regina
  • Music - a Peacemaker in Wartime?

    Music - a Peacemaker in Wartime?

    Music- a peacemaker in wartime? The music- wether it is Salsa or Soul- has a great impact on people. If you look into history, you will see that music was influencing peoples’ life in a certain way. From the first days of the human beings music was the one of the strongest medium to deliver messages. African tribes still uses the Congas to send messages to other tribes, who live kilometres away, by playing these

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    Submitted: January 16, 2010 By: Janna
  • Music - an Important Factor

    Music - an Important Factor

    hmmm... what would we have done if it weren't for music? I dont know. Maybe we all would have been the most ultra boring and most drabbest people alive in the universe. God there are so many different types of music; rock and its sub divisions, hip hop, jazz, blues, rap, techno, pop, etc. the list of these are never ending and have captured the hearts of almost all the people of our planet. The

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    Submitted: November 29, 2009 By: Jon
  • Music - Ethos and Pathos

    Music - Ethos and Pathos

    Ethos: The credibility of Anti-Flag, as of right now, is growing enormously. All the other punk bands look to these guys and marvel at how much they are defending their beliefs. For example, a person is watching his or her favorite band play and he or she begins to talk of how great Anti-Flag is. Immediately one could pick up on that and want to get to know more about Anti-Flag. It is a

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    Submitted: January 31, 2010 By: Steve
  • Music - Snow Patrol

    Music - Snow Patrol

    Snow Patrol is an indie rock band from Northern Ireland, United Kingdom. The band was formed in Scotland by vocalist/guitarist Gary Lightbody and bassist/keyboardist Mark McClelland. Achieving sudden success after years of obscurity in much the same way as Pulp, Snow Patrol mix Coldplay-style indie, and alternative rock to create tasteful tales of relationships good and bad. Originally formed in late 1994 as "Shrug", the band started by performing gigs at Dundee University and the

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    Submitted: January 22, 2010 By: Fatih
  • Music Analysis: Changes by Tupac Shakure

    Music Analysis: Changes by Tupac Shakure

    MUSIC ANALYSIS: Changes by Tupac Shakure For most people that listen to music, a song can be classified as simply a plethora of words constructed into verses in the midst of an appealing tune playing in the backdrop. But it is when an artist can take all of this and add even more to it to make it memorable and even sometimes controversial he or she is considered a great artist. Perhaps one of the

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    Submitted: December 5, 2009 By: Monika
  • Music and Censorship

    Music and Censorship

    Albums with explicit lyrics or content started having black and white parental advisories on them in 1994 (http://www.riaa.org/Parents-Advisory-4.cfm). Are these labels necessary? Is controversial music molding our society and causing teenagers to turn to drugs? Is censorship necessary to protect the youth of our nation. Generally, younger people are against censorship on this issue. Music is an outlet and even an anti-drug for many teens -- however, parents and society feel differently. Should parents censor

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    Submitted: May 31, 2010 By: Jon
  • Music and Children

    Music and Children

    The purpose of this paper is to explore the many different aspects of music and its effects on infants and children. I will also discuss how music can be beneficial to them and what parents can do to make music a part of their childrens’ lives. Research has been done for hundreds of years on the effects of classical music on children (“Classical”). As a child is developing in the first few years of life,

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    Submitted: June 6, 2010 By: Top
  • Music and Death

    Music and Death

    Aspcets of Death and Dying 1/18/02 Music and Death: The Songs and Deaths of Rockstars That Have Shocked the World Music as we know it today is the voice of a generation. It gives us entertainment, and speaks out for a community of people in many ways. Most people listen to at least some sort of music, and serves a purpose in almost every facet of society. Just about any expression can be shared through

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    Submitted: December 31, 2009 By: Mike
  • Music and Influence

    Music and Influence

    Music is one of the most popular forms of entertainment in the world. It is something every age group can enjoy. Music is very influential to teenagers in our new millennium, yet many of the new and most popular forms of music advocate violence degrade women, others even promote sadism. With teen’s new need for music poses the question of how does popular music affect their well-beings. Columbine is the most popular example of when

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    Submitted: January 20, 2010 By: Venidikt
  • Music and Its Effects on Life

    Music and Its Effects on Life

    The effects that music has on life are unimagineable. Music has been widely recommended as a technique to enhance the psychophysical state of participants in sport and exercise. However, there is scant scientific evidence to clarify its proposed benefits The purpose of this paper was to present the conceptual framework underlying the psychophysical effects of music, to discuss published findings since the review of Lucaccini and Kreit (1972), and to consider limitations in previous research.

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    Submitted: November 11, 2009 By: David
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