A surprise that great should never be left untold. It wasn’t just a typical third grade concert at Lakeview Elementary, well not for me anyways. It was around 9 am, and the teachers brought us to get lined up on the risers. I was all the way at the end of the riser on the first row because that’s what happens when you’re short I guess. We all watched as parents started coming in, and there were lots. I remember just standing on the riser biting my nails, because that’s what I do when I’m nervous
In essence, music is the index of humanity which allows the audience to reach new heights in understanding music. My first classical concert held at the Organ Recital Hall was composed of a series of magnificent expositions. The first group, a musical ensemble, performed samples from Italian composer Pietro Locatelli. In the beginning of the piece members of the chordophone family (Violins,Cellos,Bass,Viola) all began to harmonize with each other immediately establishing the tone of the performance
“Paige Mackenzie, get up! You have your big concert in New York tonight” my mom yells. Its 3:30 in the morning. I slowly crawl out of bed and into the shower. Today my elite dance company and I will be flying to New York City for a benefit concert. After I shower I quickly dry my hair and straighten it. I then pick out my traveling outfit. I put on black leggings, my purple Australia sweatshirt, and black tennis shoes. I grab my large luggage bags and head down the stairs. My sister Brooke and my
the artist that they admire and look up to. Being at a concert is not just a n experience to to see some people play music, but a chance to a chance to look around and see all the beaming faces there, because they love the same thing you do with such great amounts of passion.That was the feeling of being at the ¨5 Seconds Of Summer¨ concert.
The feeling of excitement and anxiousness filled my body before going to something that would soon become a lifelong hobby. Looking back on going to my first concert there was more fear than excitement never going to anything like it before. My first concert was a regular one it was a music festival that would last for most of the day. I remember waking up early that day getting ready for the drive to Salt Lake City. The drive seemed like it felt forever, but in actuality it only been an hour. After
or creating tension but it is the emotional quality of music which best enhances a film. Music can reach an audience emotionally beyond the ability of picture and sound.” In this essay I will be discussing the importance and role music plays in a film. A precursor to films and film music there were operas, this essay will discuss the influence of Wagner’s operas and leitmotifs as well as exploring the introduction of programme music during the nineteenth century and the musical intentions that the
quality of music which best enhances a film. Music can reach an audience emotionally beyond the ability of picture and sound.” John McNaughton (Film and television director) In this essay I will be discussing the importance and role music plays in a film. A precursor to films and film music there were operas, this essay will discuss the influence of Wagner’s operas and leitmotifs as well as exploring the introduction of programme music during the nineteenth century and the musical intentions that the
the eye of the beholder? Or, are there objective criteria of beauty? Is beauty a pre-requisite of art? Can 'ugly' music be art, can the 'ugly' be beautiful? Are questions of form and structure intrinsic to definitions of art and beauty? In this essay, I intend to delve into the genre of Impressionist music and it’s link to my favourite period of art, Impressionism. As a student of both Music and Art History, I myself have seen the links between both impressionist music and impressionist art whilst