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new catchphrase

listen – open. get in tune with. move in rhythm with. give space to. observe and care.

learn – exchange parts with. let experience change you. strive to reach. teach.

love – mind blown. perspective altered. new worlds revealed in self, other, environment.

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Find out about the world’s music:

instruments

  • accordion
  • chordophones
  • double reed instruments
  • drums
  • drums: barrel, conical, or cylindrical
  • drums: frame
  • flutes
  • gongs
  • guitars
  • idiophones
  • instruments in general
  • lutes
  • radio
  • rattles
  • singing
  • sound recordings
  • trumpets or horns
  • violins and fiddles
  • zithers

place with the most music research about it:

  • China

religion with the most music research about it:

  • Christianity

most researched musical genres:

  • popular music
  • vocal music

technique

  • composition
  • form and structure
  • improvisation
  • melody
  • rhythm and meter
  • scales and intervals
  • tempo
  • instrumentation
  • tuning and temperament

people

  • ensembles
  • performance practice
  • performers
  • societies and organizations
  • economics
  • patronage
  • politics
  • power and status
  • sexual differentiation
  • social organization
  • audiences
  • performance contexts
  • performance places
  • processions and parades
  • ceremonies
  • competitions
  • festivals, celebrations and holidays
  • weddings

metamusical

  • pedagogy
  • oral tradition and transmission
  • aesthetics
  • language and music

extramusical

  • costumes and clothing
  • dance and movement
  • narratives
  • poetry
  • songs, texts
  • theater

 

 

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