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    3Hip Hop (eng. hip-hop) is a youth subculture that appeared in the late 1970s among the African Americans.

    The terms ” rap ” and “hip hop” are often used interchangeably, which leads to erroneous understanding and confuses the reader. The first refers to a musical style, and the second refers to the subculture as a whole.

    There are several versions of the origin of the word ” hip-hop “.

    One of the popular versions is the story about what one served in the U.S. Army friends known DJ, listened to the samples and sang the recitative “hip/hop/hip/hop” (similar to “left, right, left, right”). DJ, hearing this, began to use the term for its rhythmic music that has been picked up by other DJs.

    The very phrase “hip-hop” reflects a certain “jumping” his rhythm, a kind of dance styles, which enable it to be clearly distinguished from the popular style of “Disco”. Continue reading

    2It was too strange and unusual. It all started with the fact that the last operation clearly went awry. Someone gave the Decepticons the location of the capture team, and six of the Autobots covered with fire from the air. Starscream headed flying team easily crushed hastily invented protection of airboats, and they did not even have time to get in the air. Rescue time is ripe protectobot, and transformers scarlet sign off General fright.

    Cybertron was silent. Prime sat motionless in front of the screen and looked at one point. This was not the first failed operation last month, and the Leader began to listen to the arguments of Prola. Among the Autobots got a double agent. The situation has reached the point that every suspected neighbor’s in the betrayal, and the once close-knit teams quick step diverged in hand, discipline was bursting at the seams, more and more small quarrel turned into a fight. Optimus seemed that the world was shaken, and even the Matrix of Leadership could not bring the Autobots to “live together”. Continue reading

    6Music is the best way of expressing feelings, emotions and views on life. There are dozens and hundreds of musical genres, with a particular stylistic focus and is designed for your audience. However, very often the musician is trying to convey the maximum amount of energy and one’s own feelings and to do this by means of a certain musical genre is not easy. Thanks to this need and there is such a genre of music as Abso. The name of this genre is still difficult to find in everyday life because of the bands playing this kind of music not so much. But over time it is expected that the demand for this kind of music will all grow and grow. Style Abso contains virtually all areas of rock music, very often it is possible to meet the intonation close to the genre of Rap or Pop music. This is perhaps one of the few styles which allows representation of different areas of music, have the same goal – to create the most interesting sounding and pass the maximum amount of information.

    Style Abso originated in Russia and date of birth can be considered the year 2006. The founders of the style is the group =the Enemies of flies= released album “V. F. Y.” – which became the first album of a new genre. On this record, the group set a bold experiment by mixing almost all musical genres. The result of the experiment was Pont astasia Groovy and interesting album and the emergence of a new genre which will be destined to revolutionize modern variety. Continue reading

    STYLE IN MUSIC In this case we are talking about one of the meanings of the term “musical style”, namely when it is used to describe the individual characteristics of the composer’s creative style. Here, under the style refers to the full range of means of expression, characteristic of the author, by which he reveals the inner meaning of the work.

    The style of the composer is not a frozen concept. As the formation of his own handwriting, the acquisition of artistic maturity, his style

    Musical style – a set of (common) means and methods of expression, figurative system, characteristic of the musician – composer, performer, or for direction of school in music. Musical style is inextricably linked with the historical and cultural atmosphere in which it was formed. changes to scacciati and listen to the music of Bryan Adams in mp3 format and make your own conclusions about the music. Not coincidentally career a major composer, often divided by researchers at certain stages. Continue reading

    191. Music style: cultural, historical, composing, performing.

    2. Music genres. The essence of this category.

    3. Musical form: definition, nature, characteristics of the structure. External and internal form of the work.

    4. Form – the structure and form of the process (theory Asafiev).

    Literature:

    1. L. A. Mazel Structure of musical works.- M. Mus. ed. 1960.- S.

    2. L. A. Mazel and V. A. tsukkerman Analysis of musical works. – M. Music, b.-S.

    3. German language I. V. Musical form. – M. Music, 1967.- 31 0C.

    4. Yuri Tyulin Musical form.- M. “Music”, 1971.- 450C. Continue reading

    "Orchestra" and musical style Svetlana Surganova has updated its “Orchestra” and musical style

    Svetlana Surganova opened in St. Petersburg a new club called "Astronaut" and changed half of his "Orchestra". And it is even said in an exclusive interview about how you spent the summer.

    – Light, small essay on the topic "How I spent my summer?”…

    – In the summer I rowed.

    – I hope the money?

    “Of course not! Literally I rowed. I have an inflatable boat. It’s big and roomy, but the motor on it there, but there are two paddles. We visited a suburban lake in Toksovo and in Roshchino. Then from St. Petersburg heat for eight days were rescued in Portugal. Gorgeous ocean, warm, friendly. We hours out of the water, although usually cool the water in the Atlantic. Many kilometers of beach was full. People communicated with the sea. I walked on the beach. In my ears was Vera Polozkova with her "Photosynthesis". I worked on her own memory, learned poems by heart. Extremely consciously spent hours. I advise everyone who wants to tan well, do not lie seals, move. Continue reading

    15Good day, readers of this Muz-OFFtop. Today we talk a little about musical instruments in rock and Heavy metal . We agree that in this article, we will identify rock and Heavy metal, so as not to get confused and not to argue about the terms.

    Beginning of the history of Heavy metal and musical instruments for his performance brings us back to those distant days, when was invented and modified to mind the electric guitar such outstanding musicians and part-time innovators like George Beauchamp (actually, he invented the first electric guitar), Adolph Rickenbacker, Paul Barth, and Les Paul. Without labor, persistence and a fresh Outlook on the music we would probably not soon saw and heard a real heavy metal in the form that we now know and love. Because the guitar is a musical instrument. which is a symbol of rock music and Heavy metal! Continue reading

    0Bachata is a style of music and dance originating from the Dominican Republic, very sensual and gentle, which became extremely popular all over the world. Bachata is simple enough to learn. The basic step usually consists of three steps sideways, forward or backward, and the last account is accented by thigh, by placing the feet on the toes and straightening the knee. In bachata does not play a big role of a rich set of elements, most important of all soft, intuitive, sensual leading the partner.

    History. Generally, the occurrence of bachata associated with tense social situation in the Dominican Republic in the early 60-ies of XX century, after the overthrow of dictator Rafael Leonidas Trujillo Molina. In those days bacati or combinati ( Spanish bachata, cumbanchata ) called noisy party of the poor with an abundant libations. These gatherings of the poor had a job literally anywhere – in the courtyards of the houses or just in the shade of the trees on the streets. Music such gatherings-batcat was considered vulgar by the offspring of the lower classes, songs poor neighborhoods, which tells of the problems of the poor, unrequited love and other ills of life. That’s why bachata called “música de amargue” – music of bitterness. For a long time in the Dominican Republic there was an unofficial ban bachata as “low genre”: songs in this style were not in discos and not broadcast on the radio (with the exceptions of station “Radio Guarachita” ( Radio Guarachita ), records are not sold in record stores. A watershed time in the history of bachata steel 80-ies of XX century. At this point the band realized that bachata is perfectly located to transfer such feelings as nostalgia, melancholy and longing and become more extensive use of this expressive side. But the main milestone in the modern history of bachata was the album Juan Luis Guerra’s “bachata Pink” ( Bachata rosa ). Released in 1990, it was a huge success and broke prevailing in the Dominican Republic prejudice against bachata; now it has become popular even in the higher strata of Dominican society. Economic, social and cultural change in the Dominican Republic has led to the fact that bachata has gained fame and popularity not only at home but abroad as well. Continue reading

    5The musical style of reggae emerged in the 60 years as one of new musical styles Jamaican pop music. Its history is also quite simple and usual for that time. Listening to American radio waves musicians of Jamaica hear some rhythm and Blues songs performed fairly well-known singers. Like the style of music they liked, and they decided to bring it to the masses. But because of the notes they didn’t have, they picked up the music exclusively listening to the radio. Accordingly, the fact that it turned out quite different from the original composition. Some parts just had tended to be overlooked, and to write music in their place put such a familiar Jamaican pop music. And, of course, no musician did not miss the opportunity to add any peculiarity in the composition. Continue reading

    22Bomb – one of the traditional musical styles of Puerto Rico, formed by mixing elements of several cultures – Icelandic, Spanish, and the culture of immigrants from West Africa and living in the Antilles Amerindian peoples known as the taíno. Basic rhythm bomb is played on two or more reels.

    Although the term "bomb" can be used for the names of a number of rhythms, a common idea that unites all the examples of this genre – a kind of duel between the dancers, percussion and vocals. In its traditional form – as a group dance bomb is still very popular in some cities in Puerto Rico and in new York. Continue reading