About the personality of Antonio Domenico Geraldine we know very little — on this account we extremely unlucky. No letters written by him or addressed to him, nor any reliable amplify them — nothing left, as if someone was purposely trying to destroy everything that could shed light on the spiritual aspect of man, whose work was part of the culmination of the development of the artistic culture of Italy the second quarter of the eighteenth century. The only document which is available to modern researchers, this is a diary of the composer. The whole structure of this document — and the style, and content — filled with pain and doubt. Expressed the thoughts — large, bold, carried — can only belong to the famous musician. But about the personality of the composer speak very scarce materials. All that is definitely known about Geraldine, is reduced to a purely external aspect of his work. But even a bare enumeration of the facts of his life gaping voids. So still not aware of the details of the birth of composer — one legend intricate another. To find a parish record of the baptism in the Venetian archives to researchers and failed. Another serious gap in the biography — the absence of any comprehensive data relating to the work of Geraldine in the Opera genre, which in the latest, most Mature years was the sense of creative activity of the composer to a much greater degree than any other. It is illuminated only indirectly and sketchy, exclusively through scarce memoirs of contemporaries. Continue reading
Musical style and vocal distribution of roles is an Excerpt from the song “Undead”, the title song and second single from альбомаSwan Songs. The song took 11th place вAlternative Songs and one of the 10 Hot Mainstream Rock Tracks. Music Hollywood Undead is a wide variety of musical styles, mostly a mix of hip-hop with alternative rock and dance music. However, many consider them to rap rock, crunkcore or nu metal. Half of the songs on Swan Songs reflect a mixed style, while the other half showed a more heavy sound. Many critics have stated that you were confused because of the constant change in sound of music. the Album American Tragedy written in the same style, but with plenty of classic rock instruments as well as synthesizers and electronic elements, and most of the tracks can be attributed more to the rap-rock than hip-hop. Most of the songs Hollywood Undead serious and pessimistic (“Paradise Lost”, “City”, “Pour Me”, “S. C. A. V. A.”), but there are also dance, suitable for execution in clubs (“No.5”, “Comin’ in Hot”, “Le Deux”), the Group stated in an interview that each team member plays their own role in the song writing and executing a passage in the compositions. most of the songs are constructed in the following way: 2, 3 (rarely 4) rap verse, chorus, performed clean vocals, and the bridge is usually a mixture of both. Until 2009, the parties executed clean vocals, sang Deuce. With the release of American Tragedy, his role was assumed by Danny. Da Kurlzz usually has his passage in the song, performing the role of a screamo singer. Johnny 3 Tears and J-Dog usually sing songs, serious songs, and Charlie Scene and Funny Man in funny songs club orientation. There is a song, all the verses in which one takes the rapper: “No Other Place” (Funny Man), “Young”, “S. C. A. V. A.”, “Pour Me” (Johnny 3 Tears), “The Kids” (J-Dog), “This Love, This Hate” (Deuce), “Everywhere I Go (Charlie Scene). Only in two songs involved six members of the group: “Christmas in Hollywood” and “The Natives”. Continue reading
Good 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
What are the different styles of music? Musical style – the notion of succinct and comprehensive. It can be defined as a figure of unity, the totality of means of artistic expression and ideological content through the language of music.
The concept of style of music is so widespread that itself begs the relation: this term refers to different eras, genres, schools, and of individual composers and even performers. Let’s try to understand what are the different styles of music.
The style of the era
The concept of style of the era focuses on the historical aspect. There are many classifications, some of which highlight the major historical periods in the development of music (Renaissance, Baroque, classicism, modernity, etc.), while others are crushed history of music in a relatively small periods previously identified in other art disciplines (romanticism, impressionism, modernism, etc.).
A classic example of the style of the era is Baroque music, the characteristics of which is the interest in the inner world of the personality, the dramatic, high-contrast image of the forces of nature, the development of Opera and instrumental music (C. Monteverdi, A. Vivaldi, G. F. Handel). Continue reading
Bomb – 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