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Philippine Music During American Period

AMERICAN PERIOD Philippines TheSpanish-Americanwar which startedin Cuba, changed the history of thePhilippines. On May 1, 1898, theAmericans led by U.S.Navy AdmiralGeorge Dewey, in participation of EmilioAguinaldo, attacked the Spanish Navy inManila Bay. Faced with defeat, thePhilippines was ceded to theUnited Statesby Spain in 1898 after a paymentof US$ 20 million to Spain in accordancewith the "Treaty of Paris" ending theSpanish-American War. U.S. colony Civil government was established...

Education, English language, Manila 730  Words | 3  Pages

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Philippines During Different Periods of Colonization

Areas of contribution |Spanish Period |American Period |Japanese Period | | |Education |The education during this |The American introduces the public |To gain the sympathy of the | | |period is not that good. But |school system. And the American |Filipinos, the Japanese military | | |it has, and most of the...

Emilio Aguinaldo, Filipino language, Filipino mestizo 1001  Words | 5  Pages

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Philippine Music

Philippine Music Kulintang Kulintang refers to a racked gong chime instrument played in the southern islands of the Philippines, along with its varied accompanying ensembles. Percussive bossed gong ensembles without a melodical gong rack, known as Agung, are played throughout most of the islands by indigenous groups (such as the Mangyan, Lumad, Batak, Tagbanwa and Aeta) as well as historically by low-land groups such as the Bisaya, Bicol and Tagalog, yet the kulintang ensembles themselves are only...

Filipino language, Hip hop music, Manila 1596  Words | 5  Pages

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Philippine Literature During the Japanese Era

Philippine Literature during the Japanese Era Background During the Japanese Occupation, when Tagalog was favored by the Japanese military authority, writing in English was consigned to limbo. It picked up after the war, however, with a fervor and drive for excellence that continue to this day. Stevan Javellana's "Without Seeing the Dawn" (1947), the first postwar novel in English, was published in the United States. In 1946, the Barangay Writers Project was founded to help publish books in English...

Elpidio Quirino, Filipino people, Filipino women writers 1270  Words | 4  Pages

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American Period

American Period In Feb., 1899, Aguinaldo led a new revolt, this time against U.S. rule. Defeated on the battlefield, the Filipinos turned to guerrilla warfare, and their defeat became a mammoth project for the United States— Thus began the Philippine-American War, one that cost far more money and took far more lives than the Spanish-American War. Fighting broke out on February 4, 1899, after two American privates on patrol killed three Filipino soldiers in San Juan, Metro Manila. Some 126,000...

Congress of the Philippines, Constitution of the Philippines, Filipino language 1477  Words | 5  Pages

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Music and the American Society (During the 20th Century)

Music is the most powerful form of human expression. It has been a way for man to express himself since the dawn of ages through the embodiment of love, disapproval, happiness and experience through melodies and words. During the twentieth century music has been a major factor in the American society that helped change the course of history by stimulating the masses to “get up and stand up for their rights” as the reggae legend Bob Marley once said. Thus music has helped the American culture to achieve...

20th century, Anti-war, Blues 1105  Words | 3  Pages

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Spanish Colonial Period To Philippine Revolution

SPANISH COLONIAL PERIOD TO PHILIPPINE REVOLUTION Aims of Spanish Colonization • God – propagation of Catholic Christianity • Gold – desire for economic wealth • Glory – to be the greatest empire in the world THE SPANISH COLONIAL SYSTEM Spain Retains the Philippines Despite Economic Loss • As a colony, the Philippines was a financial burden to the Spanish treasury. The Philippines as Crown Colony • In the sense that she belonged to the Spanish King. THE SPANISH COLONIAL SYSTEM The Council...

Colonialism, Filipino language, Filipino people 744  Words | 21  Pages

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System of Government in the Philippines During..

SPANISH PERIOD During the Spanish colonization in the Philippines, the government was composed of two branches, the executive and the judicial. There was no legislative branch on that time since the laws of the islands were coming from Spain. The only laws created in the Philippines are those who were ordered by the Governor General. The government on that time was lead by the Governor General. He was considered as the representative of Spain and the King himself. He is the highest officer in...

Elpidio Quirino, Luzon, Manila 2220  Words | 6  Pages

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An Essay on the Effectiveness of the Americans During the Revolutionary War

An essay on the effectiveness of the Americans during the Revolutionary war I. INTRODUCTION The United States’ policy was to govern the Philippine Archipelago for the common welfare of the Filipino people and to train the Filipinos for self-governance. The United States was hoping that the Filipino people would be capable of independence someday. President Mckinley assure that the Philippines are theirs, and so it should not be exploited, rather to develop, to civilize, to educative and...

English language, Filipino people, Philippines 1055  Words | 3  Pages

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American Contibution to the Philippines

Contribution of American to the Philippines 1. Independence - America helped the Philippines to eliminate the Spaniards in the country thus helping the Filipinos to end the suffering from the Spanish reign. This was the first step of the country to stand on their own and start a new beginning.  2. Government -we adapted and patterned some of our constitution with the Americans'.  3 Sports - Filipino favourite sport had been basketball, and other foreign sports instead of the national sports which...

Colonialism, Filipino people, Philippines 1221  Words | 5  Pages

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The Classical Period in Music History

“CLASSICAL PERIOD” (Music IV) Presented by: Kevin Abad, Max Lee, George Ingram Presented to: Ma’am Chesyl Momin Date: February 9, 2012 The Classical Era spanned roughly 80 years in music history and gave us 3 of the most famous composers of all time: Mozart, Beethoven and Haydn. The classical era spans roughly 80 years in music history during the 18th and 19th centuries and is often associated with the movement called...

Baroque music, Chamber music, Classical music 2253  Words | 7  Pages

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American Blunder in the Philippines

HIST102 : Week 3 – Assignment: American Blunder in the Philippines May 27, 2012 Kier O'Neil Student American Public University On May 1, 1898 Commodore (later Admiral) Dewey guided his naval attack squadron into Manila Bay and quickly and decisively defeated the Spanish fleet. Not a single Spanish ship survived and not a single American life was lost. Simultaneously the Spanish were being attacked by land on all sides by native Filipino insurgents. With no hope of reinforcements or re-supply...

Emilio Aguinaldo, Filipino people, Manila 1781  Words | 5  Pages

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Historical Perspective: Philippines Educational System

Philippine Educational System: Historical Perspective | | The present educational system of the Philippines is the result of a long process of educational evolution.  A.     Pre-Spanish Period During the pre-Spanish period, education was informal. It means that there was no overruling agency that governs the educational system.         The child is taught at home by the parents or by some tribal tutor.        The practice of  apprenticeship, whereby a person usually learns some occupational...

Education, Gymnasium, Higher education 773  Words | 3  Pages

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PERIOD FEATURES REMARKABLE CHANGES PRE-SPANISH PERIOD Do not have an organized system of education as we have now. They followed their code of laws “the Code of Kalantiao and Maragtas. Ideas and facts were acquired through suggestion, observation, example and imitation. The youngsters learned by experienced and the learned more in occupational. The inhabitants were civilized people, possessing their system of writing, laws and moral standards in a well-organized system of government...

College, Curriculum, Education 573  Words | 4  Pages

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Evolution of Attitudes Toward Sports and Physical Education in the Philippine Setting

Abstract Pre-Colonial Period The early Filipinos engaged in certain forms of physical activity incidental to their living, such as planting, fishing, hunting, tree climbing, making tools and weapons, and building shelter and boats. Skill in the use of weapon; agility in running, jumping and climbing; strength and endurance in throwing and carrying heavy burdens were the physical attributes necessary for survival. Music, associated with dance of primitive pantomime occupied the life of...

Exercise, Filipino language, Filipino people 768  Words | 3  Pages

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Literature During The Early Period Footnote To Youth Summary

Literature During the Early Period (1900-1930) The twentieth century ushered in the development of Filipino literature in English. Weeks after the capitulation of Manila, the U.S. Military Government was set up and, almost seven schools were re-opened as a necessary strategy to promote the pacification of the Philippines and the dissemination of common culture. English was first taught merely as a subject because the Spanish system of education then existing in the Philippines was allowed to continue...

American literature, English studies, Filipino people 842  Words | 2  Pages

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History of African American Music

Yasmin Gonzalez Mrs. Herrera Junior English 1 March 2012 History of African American Music “In less than a minute, the death wail went up out of every cabin in the Quarters, and Brother Ezekial began the death chant: Soon one morning, Death come knocking at my door…. Oh, my lord, What shall I do” (Walker 17)? Death was common for slaves. They routinely died from disease, beatings and accidents on the plantation, and they expressed their sorrow in the form of song. “I see death around the corner...

African American, African American music, Blues 1264  Words | 4  Pages

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African American Religious Music

African American religious music is the foundation of all contemporary forms of so called "black music." African American religious music has been a fundamental part of the black experience in this country. This common staple of the African American experience can be traced back to the cruel system of slavery. It then evolved into what we refer to today as gospel music. The goal of this paper is to answer three main questions. What are the origins of African American religious music? How did...

African American culture, Country music, Elvis Presley 2342  Words | 7  Pages

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Latin American Music

The term Latin American as used here encompasses the Americas south of the United States, as well as the entire Caribbean. The musics of this vast area are perhaps most efficiently discussed in terms of ethnic components--European (especially Iberian), Amerindian, African, and mestizo ("mixed" or acculturated). Amerindian Background During the colonial period in Latin America (16th-19th century) many Amerindian populations were decimated, and much traditional Amerindian musical culture was destroyed...

Ballroom dance, Cuba, Dance music 804  Words | 3  Pages

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Music in the Baroque Period

Music in the Baroque Period Music is in everyone’s lives these days. You always see people with headphones in their ears or jamming out in their cars. Many people listen to music in the privacy of their homes, where they can listen to music as loud as they want and can sing along and not have anyone look at them funny. But do all these people who listen to music on a daily basis really know where it came from? A lot of people will say that Michael Jackson is the king of pop or that Elvis was the...

Antonio Vivaldi, Baroque, Baroque music 898  Words | 3  Pages

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Philippine History

PHILIPPINE HISTORY CHAPTER 6 - THE BIRTH OF A NATION * WHAT IS THE SIGNIFICANCE OF THE PROCLAMATION OF THE PHILIPPINE INDEPENDENCE IN 1898? The significance of the proclamation of the Philippine independence is that the Philippines is finally free from the 333 years rule of the Spaniards. As we all know, the Spaniards colonized the country for the longest time. The Filipino people definitely wanted to be freed for the Spaniards and eventually their sense of nationalism has finally awakened...

Empire of Japan, History of the Philippines, Imperial Japanese Navy 2189  Words | 7  Pages

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Philippines Vaudeville: A Theatrical Genre of Variety Entertainment

audeville in the Philippines, more commonly referred to as Bodabil, was a popular genre of entertainment in the Philippines from the 1910s until the mid-1960s. For decades, it competed with film, radio and television as the dominant form of Filipino mass entertainment. It peaked in popularity during the Japanese occupation in the Philippines from 1941 to 1945. Many of the leading figures of Philippine film in the 20th century, such as Dolphy, Nora Aunor, Leopoldo Salcedo and Rogelio de la Rosa,...

Bodabil, Philippines, World War II 1578  Words | 4  Pages

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Comparative Study Music

Immaculate Heart of Mary College Quezon City “Comparative Study of Indian Music and Filipino Music Indian Music: Indian classical music is based on the ragas ("colors"), which are scales and melodies that provide the foundation for a performance. Unlike western classical music, that is deterministic, Indian classical music allows for a much greater degree of "personalization" of the performance, almost to the level of jazz-like improvisation. Thus, each performance of a...

Carnatic music, Hindustani classical music, India 982  Words | 3  Pages

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Music in Renaissance Period

worthy and important to understand the changes from the transition of musical period, because they mark and shape the music industry that stands now. For instance, opera was in its infancy when Giulio Caccini (1551-1681) started writing the first opera and now operas can be found in all around the world and in different cultures. There are tremendous aspects to talk about of the transition from Medieval to Renaissance period, however this essay will only limit itself on the changes in vocal composition...

Italy, Josquin des Prez, Middle Ages 1775  Words | 6  Pages

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How Use of Violin During the Classical Period Influenced Modern Music in Europe

There is a four-stringed musical instrument which has been making the history of music in Europe musically rich. This instrument is called the violin. This four-stringed instrument has been immensely used in both Classical and modern music. It has been a timeless instrument that has been present in European music history. Musicians adore it because of its delightful musical capabilities. As a background, Peter Gammond stressed that, “The violin is capable of great agility and violinists like to show...

Cello, Guitar, Music 2178  Words | 6  Pages

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American Imperialism and the Colonization of the Philippines

American Imperialism and the Colonization of the Philippines The irony of the 1898 Spanish-American war was that Americans fought partly to aid Cubans in the fight for Cuban sovereignty, and the United States ended up colonizing some territories they won from Spain, like the Philippines. Despite America’s previous claims of only supporting independence and democracy, the United States became an imperialist power and colonized the Philippines (Introduction to the Spanish-American war and the...

Cold War, Colonialism, English language 1569  Words | 5  Pages

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Experiences of African Americans During the Civil War Period

Response Essay: Experiences of African Americans during the Civil War period Seet Seng Liang, Jonathan A0073301X “I acknowledge that this research is the product of my own work. All materials consulted have been duly cited and credited.” ___________________ The 1860s and 1870s were particularly trying times for African Americans. The Civil War which lasted from 1861 to 1865 saw America undergo social and political change as Americans struggled to redefine their idea of race and...

African American, American Civil War, Black people 1429  Words | 4  Pages

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Philippines' Colonization

Philippines’ Colonization Maurice Deborah S. Tolentino English PACE 1132 July 17, 2013 ...

Colonialism, Emilio Aguinaldo, Manila 1002  Words | 3  Pages

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Japanese Period

PHILIPPINE LITERATURE The Japanese Period (1941 – 1945) The Japanese occupation of the Philippines occurred between 1941 and 1945, when the Empire of Japan occupied the Commonwealth of the Philippines during World War II. The invasion of the Philippines started on December 8, 1941, ten hours after the attack on Pearl Harbor. As at Pearl Harbor, the American aircraft were severely damaged in the initial Japanese attack. Lacking air cover, the American Asiatic Fleet in the Philippines withdrew to...

Emilio Aguinaldo, Filipino language, Filipino people 2220  Words | 7  Pages

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African American Music Culture

African American Music Culture Jakiella James “African-American gospel music is a major influence in nearly all genres of modern popular music, from rhythm ‘n blues to jazz, from soul to rock ‘n roll. The musical genre is a unique expression of the black experience in America? The emotionally-charged, wailing vocals and syncopated rhythms give the music a distinctive style. The singing is accompanied not only by instrumentals, but often also by hand-clapping, foot-stomping and shouting...

African American, Blues, Country music 1490  Words | 4  Pages

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Music of the Philippines

Group 1, 4M Anupol, Cayabyab, Chua, Luarca, Shimamoto, Torio, Yumol Music, 3rd Term PHILIPPINE MUSIC I. YEAR AND HISTORICAL BACKGROUND Philippine Music is divided into four eras or traditions, namely Ethnic, Spanish Colonial, American Colonial and Contemporary traditions. Majority of Philippine Music really revolves around cultural influence from the West, due primarily to the Spanish and American rule for over 3 centuries. Oriental (ethnic) musical backgrounds are still alive, but mainly...

Bachelor of Music, Classical music, College or university school of music 3159  Words | 9  Pages

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philippine history

The history of the Philippines can be divided into four distinct phases: the pre-Spanish period (before 1521); the Spanish period (1521-1898); the American period (1898-1946); and the post-independence period (1946-present). Pre-Spanish Period The first people in the Philippines, the Negritos, are believed to have come to the islands 30,000 years ago from Borneo and Sumatra, making their way across then-existing land bridges. According to popular belief, Malays subsequently came from the south...

Benigno Aquino, Jr., Corazon Aquino, Ferdinand Marcos 1766  Words | 6  Pages

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Philippine Literature

------------------------------------------------- A Brief History of Philippine Literature in English I.                    Pre-Colonial Period -          Consisted of early Filipino literature passed down orally; oral pieces have a communal authorship – it was difficult to trace the original author of the piece since oral literature did not focus on ownership or copyright, rather on the act of storytelling itself; -          Many oral pieces became lost in the wave of the new literary...

Colonialism, Filipino people, Literature 1237  Words | 5  Pages

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Philippine-American War

 The United States sent out a fleet to the Philippines to defeat the Spanish  navy and this battle was known as the “Battle of Manila Bay”. The Spanish navy was defeated  and the Filipino’s had the impression that they were liberated, free to rule their own country.  However, the outcome of the Spanish­American War resulted in the signing of the Treaty of  Paris. This agreement not only surrendered control for Cuba but also ceded Puerto Rico, Guam,  and the Philippines to the United States. The continued presence of the American forces had ...

Ibid. 1061  Words | 5  Pages

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The Philippine American War

The Responsibility to rule: Imperialism in the Philippines The Philippine-American War Skyler Collins Senior Paper Category The rights of Filipinos were violated during the Philippine-American war because America thought it was their “responsibility” to govern the Filipinos and be a nobler destiny. America took up the white man’s burden when it came to the Philippines. Instead of America allowing the Philippines to declare their independence the Filipinos go into...

Emilio Aguinaldo, Filipino people, Katipunan 2440  Words | 7  Pages

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A Brief History of African Music Through the Colonial Period

A Brief History of African Music through The Colonial Period Music before the 20th century was very different when compared to the music of the 21st Century. There were distinctive occasions for each type of African music. West African music, the African Diaspora, and the music of the Colonies each had different musical instruments. West African music was the music of the African people before the Europeans captured and sold them into slavery in the Americas. It was unique in the manner in...

African American, African diaspora, Atlantic slave trade 1465  Words | 4  Pages

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Philippine Literature in the Enlightenment Period

Our Theatrical Roots Pre-Spanish Period There was no proof that the ancient Filipinos has stage presentation during the pre-hispanic times. The ancient Filipinos have performances such as ritual rites and ceromonies which were tagged theatrical. The roots of the Philippine theater may be traced to early religious and social rituals of the natives. To this day, some of these traditional rites and ceremonies are still practiced by the ethnic tribes. Religious...

Ceremony, Courtship, Drama 569  Words | 4  Pages

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The American period Of Colonization

The American period Of Colonization Flora;Aguinaldo’s Forces continued its attempts to capture Manila from the Spaniards. Throughout this time, American Leaders Forged an agreement with the Spaniards that the Americans latter will surrender to the Americans . The two conspired that a mock battle of Manila Bay will be staged to save the honor of the Spanish crown. This plan was aided by Aguinaldo’s permission to the American request to clear the pasay and Baclaran trenches to avoid any casualty...

Bulacan, Emilio Aguinaldo, Katipunan 1004  Words | 5  Pages

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Latin American Dance Music

LATIN AMERICAN DANCE MUSIC INTRODUCTION Latin America thrives on its culture. Its dance and music is known to be very sexy and promiscuous, and is recognizable by anyone familiar with dance. Latin American music has had a large influence on the form the dances have today. It was the mariachi bands of Mexico that stirred up the quick paced rhythms and playful movements at the same time that Cuba was embracing similar musical and dance styles. Traditional dance was blended with new, modern ways of...

Ballroom dance, Dance music, Flamenco 2081  Words | 6  Pages

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An Overview of the American Literary Periods

PREPARED ON : An Overview of the American Literary Periods Submited by : YAHIAOUI HAMDOUD ALANE Academic Year: 2012 / 2013 Early American Fiction (1492-1789)  Literature is told through the oral tradition.  Works largely consist of origin myths, legends, chants, and other stories.  Spiritual forces show up in water, land, animals, etc. which shows a major theme in Native American literature…reverence for nature.  The next period goes from the people that were already...

American literature, Edgar Allan Poe, Henry David Thoreau 1395  Words | 5  Pages

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BACKGROUND Tourism is a major contributor to the economy of the Philippines, contributing 5.9% to the Philippine GDP in 2011. The country's rich biodiversity is the main tourist attraction of the Philippines. Its beaches, mountains, rainforests, islands and diving spots are among the country's most popular tourist destinations. The country's rich historical and cultural heritage is also one of the attractions of the Philippines. The Philippine tourism industry flourished in the 1970s and early 1980s but...

Congress of the Philippines, Constitution of the Philippines, Corazon Aquino 985  Words | 3  Pages

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Philippine Identity and Language

Philippine Identity and Language by Niña Isabel S. Cabañero To define the identity of a group of people is to define its origin, culture, language, religion and other characteristics that distinguish it from other groups. A typical Filipino is usually described by outsiders as dark skinned, flat nosed, short people from Philippines who speak either in Tagalog or Taglish, and is a Christian. Other descriptions of Filipinos are rice-lovers, hardworking, family-oriented, and nowadays, a domestic...

Emilio Aguinaldo, Filipino language, Filipino mestizo 904  Words | 3  Pages

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Jazz's Influence on Popular American Music

Popular Music Today Purpose: To inform my audience about Jazz’s influence on today’s popular music Thesis: The basic jazz elements of instrumentation, syncopation, and improvisation have influenced today’s popular music. Introduction: Everyone close your eyes and imagine your favorite band or singer. Get your favorite song in your mind and sing it in your head. If you knew what elements to listen for, it wouldn’t take you more than 10 seconds to recognize some element of jazz in that music. Jazz...

Blues, Drum kit, Funk 1049  Words | 3  Pages

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Arts, Music and Society in the Philippines

WORLD’S LONGEST SONG The current longest piece of music being recored is Longplayer. It has been recording for the last 11 years. And it is due to end in 2999. Look it up at Longplayer.org  The longest recorded piece of music used to be by a noise band called Bull of Heaven, "The Chosen Priest and Apostle of Infinite Space." It's more than 2 months long. They also have other works that are multiple weeks long. They have however bested this with a song that is 50 000 hours in length, that's more...

Blues, Folk music, Funk 1252  Words | 4  Pages

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Music in American Culture

Music is completely different in America then any other country in the world. There are many different genres of music . Whatever kind of music you want to listen to, America has it. One of the genres in American society today are rock, which has different types such as classic, alternative, and heavy. Another very popular genre is rap, which is popular among the youth of the nation. Besides rap, a very popular genre is country, which has an ever-growing fan base. Rock music has been around since...

Alternative rock, Blues, Eminem 1241  Words | 4  Pages

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Philippines Annexation

Summer Kanstoroom US History Period 2 Wednesday December 3, 2014 Although controversial to some, the Americans made the right decision to annex the Philippines after successfully freeing them from Spanish tyranny and rule. Without American rule and support, the Philippines would have been an easy target to be taken over by Germany, England or Japan who all would have savaged the land and further suppressed the people. The Filipinos were weak, inexperienced and not ready to establish their own...

Annexation, Democracy, Filipino people 921  Words | 4  Pages

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American Music Composers

composing that uses an ordered group of musical elements to organize rhythm, dynamics, and tone color, as well as pitch; developed in the mid-twentieth-century. Chance (aleatory) music: music composed by the random selection of pitches, tone colors, and rhythms; developed in the 1950s by John Cage and others. Minimalist music: music characterized by steady pulse, clear tonality, and insistent repetition of short melodic patterns; its dynamic level, texture, and harmony tend to stay constant for fairly...

Classical music, College or university school of music, Edgard Varèse 1705  Words | 5  Pages

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Japanese Period

iodThe Japanese period Historical background Between 1941-1945, Philippine Literature was interrupted in its development when the Philippines was again conquered by another foreign country, Japan. Philippine literature in English came to a halt. Except for the TRIBUNE and the PHILIPPINE REVIEW, almost all newspapers in English were stopped by the Japanese. This had an advantageous effect on Filipino Literature, which experienced renewed attention because writers in English turned to writing in...

Emilio Aguinaldo, Filipino women writers, Palanca Awards 1982  Words | 7  Pages

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american regime

AMERICAN REGIME One can say that the major contribution brought to the Philippine literature under the American Regime (1898-1941) is the production of the Philippine Literature in English, which is divided into three different time frames : The Period of Re-Orientation (1898-1910); Imitation (1910-1925); and Self-Discovery (1925). The Philippine Literature in English saw it’s dawn with the introduction of free public instruction and the use of English as a Lingua Franca in all levels of education...

Emilio Aguinaldo, Manila, Metro Manila 605  Words | 3  Pages

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Historical Periods in Music

Historical periods in music • Middle Ages (400-1450) • Renaissance (1450 – 1600) • Baroque (1600-1750) • Classical (1750-1825) • Romantic (1825-1900) • 20th and 21st centuries (1900-) Middle Ages • Period between the fall of Rome and the cultural flowering of the Renaissance, along with the discovery of the American continent • The end of this era coincides with Gutenberg’s invention of the movable-type print • It was the transition period from classical greco-roman culture to theocentric...

Baroque, Baroque music, Claudio Monteverdi 949  Words | 4  Pages

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Middle Ages and the Baroque Period Music What is music? According to the definition, music is the art of arranging sounds in time so as to produce a continuous, unified, and evocative composition, as through melody, harmony, rhythm, and timbre. As we know, music had become a controversial topic throughout the world. Everyone knows music, everyone heard of music. Music represents our feeling, and used throughout the world. Music has been divided into many periods. Such as Middle Ages, Renaissance...

Baroque, Baroque music, Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina 680  Words | 3  Pages

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Romantic Period in American Literature

Romantic Period in American Literature Introduction The Romantic Movement, in literature initiated in Germany but rapidly extends to England, France, and outside, is reached United State near about year 1820, after some 20 years by publishing Lyrical Ballads, Samuel Taylor Coleridge and William Wordsworth had modernized English poetry. In U.S. as in Europe, latest advanced vision surprise artistic and scholarly groups. Yet there was a significant dissimilarity: Romanticism in United State correspond...

Edgar Allan Poe, John Keats, Mary Shelley 898  Words | 4  Pages

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"American Beauty" and Its Music

While it has been some time since I have seen the movie "American Beauty", as I remember it, Kevin Spacey portrays Lester as the films main character, a middle aged man experiencing a mid-life crisis. After being fired from his job, Lester decides to return to his high school career as a burger flipper, smoke marijuana, lift weights in the garage, and try to impress his daughter's high school friend. During this series of events, the other characters in the film go through crises of their own, until...

Bobby Darin, Emotion, Film 1376  Words | 3  Pages

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Period of Enlightenment in the Philippines (1872)

PERIOD OF ENLIGHTENMENT (1872-1898) Historical Background – The Filipino Spirit reawakened when the three priests Gomez, Burgos and Zamora were guillotined without sufficient evidence of guilt. This was buttressed with the spirit of liberalism when the Philippines opened its doors to the world trade and with the coming of liberal leader in the person of Governor Carlos Maria de la Torre. Propaganda Movement – This movement was spearheaded mostly by the intellectual mid-class like Jose Rizal, Marcelo...

Emilio Aguinaldo, Filipino people, José Rizal 2029  Words | 5  Pages

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Literary Period

Literary Period American Period 1898 - 1945   Philippine literature during the American rule was influenced by two factors, first of which is, education. With the Americans providing free education, many were given the chance to study and English was used as the language of instruction. Unlike the Spanish, the foreigners were willing to teach their language to the Filipinos. Free education served as the stepping stone for others to improve their social status. Early literary works in...

Fiction, Filipino women writers, Filipino writers 968  Words | 3  Pages

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Spanish Period

Spanish Period The Spanish Period (1565-1898) was believed to have started during the time of Miguel Lopez de Legazpi, the first Governor-General in the Philippines. He was responsible for establishing peace with various indigenous tribes. During his time, many changes happened to the Filipinos. Literature, religion, lifestyles, societal classes and the like was taken into the Philippines. Regarding Philippine literature, the Spaniards have exerted a strong influence using their own literature...

Filipino language, Ilokano language, Luzon 1130  Words | 4  Pages

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Jazz Music During the Industrial Revolution

Jazz Music during the Industrial Revolution The American Industrial Revolution included major changes in technology, manufacturing, agriculture, transport and music. The arts were maintained and enhanced as the economy was improving. Significantly, the history of jazz began in the late 1800s along with the Industrial revolution. Jazz was a type of music that has originated in the United States. Also, jazz music greatly impacted the Industrial Revolution era. Initially, jazz originated...

Funk, Industrial Revolution, Jazz 800  Words | 3  Pages

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How Have Americans Struggled To Redefine The American Identity During The Time Period Of 1820

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