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Largest and oldest Ethnic Group in China
A Seven Stringed Chordophone (zither) from China (Means meditation, self introspection)
Instruments can be (Lutes or Zithers)
Vibrato, Portamento, Harmonics
The Moral and Ethical Code of Chinese Society inspired by Confucious
Parts of Qin Music
Virbrato, Portamento, and Harmonics
A Four Stringed Plucked Chordophone (Lute) From China
Wen - (Feminine) Soft and Subtle Piece
Wu - (Masculine) Loud and Dramatic Piece with more strumming patterns
Jiangnan - (Region)
Sizhu - (Silk and Bamboo
Chinese Musical Styles
(Jiangju) : (Jiang-Region) (Ju-Opera)
Male in Beijing Opera
Female in Beijing Opera
Heroic Male Character
Action in Drama or Speech usually done to reflect upon something seen in Chinese Opera
Percussion Based Ensemble (Loud and Dramatic)
History of China
Quing Dyansty (1644 to 1911)
ROC (Republic of China) (1912 to 1949)
Native Taiwanese : People Who Migrated to Taiwan Before 1945 Takeover of China by Japan
Mainland Ideology (Taiwan)
The Taiwanese Government believed that the PRC was incompetent and did not understand the needs...
True Culture of China
Nationalist Party wanted to regain Mainland China after they were Exiled from there since they...
The Taiwanese Version of JingJu Opera Art Form
Shanghai Popular Song
Combines Many Styles of Music especially Western (Includes Piano and sounds like old western...
Marxist Ideology that all means of production controlled and owned by small number of people
All the world heading towards one single direction
Main Style is Overtone Singing (Throat Singing)
Mongolian Stringed Instrument (Chordophone)
The sum total of ideas, beliefs, and more surrounding a person, place or thing. A stereotype...
Musics of the Middle East
Music 103 Part II
Languages of the Middle East
There are many languages spoken throughout cultures throughout the middle east
Nation with Most Muslims
Middle Eastern Sound
Monophonic Texture: One single melodic line no harmony
Solo Voice Music: Virtuosic Voice
Three Unities of Middle Eastern Music
Influence of Koranic Recitation (AVAZ) Virtuosity
Music creates emotional bond between the
Highly Esteemed Musical Characteristics
Monophonic Texture, Vocalized, Improvised, Ametric
Low Esteemed Musical Characteristics
Non-Monophonic, Instrumental, Precomposed, Metered
A form of Improvisation that is a set of rules for composing and improvising a melody
Persian Style of Music (Meter or Scale)
Arabic System (Short Melodies Used For Improvisation to create Longer Ones)
Repeating Pattern of Long and Short Beats (2+2+3)
Opposite from Western Scale
Solo Ametric Vocal Music that is Improvised and Monophonic that focuses on Virtuosity of Performer
The way performers orient their voices in order to improvise and add variation (How Musicians...
Short Precomposed Melodies that are used as a basis for (Dastaghs) or scale and ornamentation...
A Mix of Electronic Dance with Traditional Vocal Styles in Algeria and North Africa
Musical Attitudes in the Middle East
In the Middle East there is a common view that music can be uplifting and influential or can...
Influences of Music
Musics of the Carribbean
Musics of the World Part III
The Forced Migration of a population from their homeland
The Identification and Association of a group in a specific homeland
People who are singled out and identified in New Countries they go to
The Carribbean and Europe have a large African Diaspora due to slavery
The imperialistic spread of power and influence of Europe on nations accross the world. The...
The combination of two cultures to create a new culture in language, religion, and society
A form of Syncretism that combines European and African identities and cultures with influences...
The Ideas, Practices, and Styles that Crosses national boundaries without a centre of power....
Decimation of Individual Populations
Replacing traditional customs and values with dominant ones from Europe causing loss of Heritage...
RAKE N' SCRAPE
A Band from (Cat Island) in the Bahamas drawing on many different styles of music from all...
A Rastafarian Singer who represents Transnationalism due to his African Roots
TIME UNIT BOX SYSTEM
A Band from Trinidad and Tobago that voices political and social commentary about life in society.
This is the festival before lent that is seen as a threat by the Trinidadian authorities
A Competition between two Calypsonians
a Musical Instrument From Trinidad and Tobago
The Mighty Sparrow
A famous Calypsonian
Pattern (1+1+1+1)(1+1+1+1) Raggaeton
Salsa Music Rythmn
Narrative Text (improvised)
Call and Response
Lead singer with Chorus
Style of music created by Afro-Cuban Musicians associated with Carnival and was form of expression...
Percussion - (2 to 3 Congas)
Chorus and Vocalists (Highly improvised, interlocking, dense overlapping texture, dynamic,...
Cuban - Cinquillo Ryhtm used, Orchestra Tipica, and Charanga (Violin and Flutes)
Eastern Cuban form of music with Characteristics:
(sexteto - Group of Six Musicians)
Seven Musicans in a band with trumpet added
Style of Music that becomes internationally popular
(Canto becomes shorter and less frequent)
Very Dense Layers with Chorus Accompaniment (Latin Dance of Cuba)
A sub-genre of Cuban Rumba, a complex music and dance style
U Tin Ye
The Burmese Artist U Tin Yi draws mainly on Western Classical Music and Burmese Vocal...
A Mix of Ethnic Musical Styles from around the world with Western Popular Music
A Category that includes many different styles and genres of music from all around the world
This is the tradition of representing the differences in other cultures understood through...
A company that records folk and traditional music
A CD that was believed to be copyrighted and inauthentic