House music Essays

  • House Music History

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    “House music is love. House music is a sound and it’s a spirit,”- house pioneer Wayne Williams This past Weds night, househeads tuned in to watch a piece of our history told to a national audience. TV One’s series Unsung, told the story of Frankie Knuckles and the Roots of House Music. The docuseries was ambitious considering Chicago House history is rich, layered and full of so many stories of music, parties and creativity. I applaud TV One for telling just a portion of the history of house music

  • Popular EDM Subgenres

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    mainstream music today? This is Trap music. Trap is what almost everyone hears on mainstream radio and also independent record labels. Trap can be put into many different types but its roots go back to the 1990s where hip hop music started using drum kicks called 808s. That’s what mayed trap unique. I will play two examples of trap. One that is on mainstream and one that is on a independent record label. The next genre that is popular is Electro house. Electro house is what almost all club house music

  • What Role Did Women Play In Athenian Life

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    The center of regular life in Athens was the home. The design of their houses was very simple, which are few windows, doors, and pieces of furniture. Everyone have played important role in house as well. However, there was the different part for everyone. First of all, men were the only people granted residence in Athens, so they did the most around the town. Every day, men need went to markets and sold well in the market to earn money. Men had jobs and they need to take care of the land. In their

  • Personal Narrative-Our Log Cabin Dream House

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    Log Cabin Dream House We worked hard for one and a six months to make our house in the woods this is how it went. We got a lot of people together to help us with our home and it was fun and frustrating. Mom wanted us to build a very modern home that was white and bright. Dad wanted a huge home that would take up so much space that it would take some animals habitats. I wanted an old timey log cabin with non-modern home without any modern renovations. The kids wanted a house with a trampoline

  • Personal Narrative: The Punta Cana Trip

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    The Punta Cana Trip In the morning I wake up around 4:00AM with the biggest excitement ever. I eat pizza because that's the first thing I saw. Then I check if I have everything I need. My grandpa drives to our house and drives us to the airport. When we arive there We all say our goodbyes to our grandpa “ Bye Grandpa ” When we walk in Everywhere long lines!! I turn to my mom and say “ do we really have to go threw all of these lines”!! She replies “ Yes honey”. Hhhhhhhhhhhh!! The first line we

  • Beauty In Basil Hallward's The Picture Of Dorian Gray

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    Thousands upon thousands of definitions exist for the concept of beauty. Beauty is the materialization of the good in life that we react to with love and compassion; beauty is the idea of certain objective features of the world that generates an elated sentiment. There is no one definition of beauty. Beauty can be both happy and sad, and it can also be ugly – it all depends on who’s judging. The subject matter does not determine anything. It is the percipient that determines all. In the case of the

  • Case Study: Habitat For Humanity

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    Habitat For Humanity We were asked to "Research an International Non-Governmental Organization” that works on behalf of human rights issues. So I chose Habitat for Humanity they have been working around the globe to provide housing, stability and community development because they view those needs as human rights. The mission of this organization from their website states: "At Habitat for Humanity, we build. We build because we believe that everyone, everywhere, should have a healthy, affordable

  • Reflective Essay: Personal Narrative Of My Life

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    English Assessment My name I Jason Smith, and my journey starts in a small run down village named Green Oak. I am a simple man with simple tastes. I live in a small house on the edge of town: the house is a run down green building that looks like it has seen better days. Walking through the front door after a hard day of work you are met with the smell of damp from the cold termite infested walls and the smell of smoke from the smouldering coal fire at the front of the room. This day like any other

  • Hunger And Greed In Ogre Tales Essay

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    a good reason, and always one of them is highly saddened by what they’re doing. Hunger plays the role of this terrible thing that causes the parents to do this terrible thing, and then later the children manage to fix it and return to the parents’ house, living happily ever after. And in the case of the first story, the girls marry into royalty and live happily ever after, never returning to their

  • The American Dream In Ray Bradbury's August 2026: There Will Come Soft Rain

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    abilities; for example, the technology within the house expects that Mrs. McClellan, likely the wife of the homeowner, cannot even select a poem to read. Because humankind is thoughtless, the home’s automation chooses to recite a piece by Sara Teasdale, “There Will Come Soft Rains.” Interestingly, this poem asserts that nature will outlive mankind, and it foreshadows the next events in Bradbury’s story. During the climax, a tree crashes through the house and causes a devastating inferno. Bradbury states

  • Personal Narrative: The Black Burglars

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    about this house from all my friends. They said that the people who lived here were the most famous robbers, the black burglars. And they also said that the black burglars were trigger pullers. And the house that I was standing in front of was theirs. All of the windows were broken, probably from gunfights with the cops or from fights with each. There was a strong smell of mold all around the house and the rotting wood was covered with moss The balcony on the right side of the house looked like

  • Catalina Island Description

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    Have you ever wanted to go to Emerald Bay on Catalina Island for a once in a lifetime experience? Well, next time you go make sure to go to Camp Emerald Bay and have the time of your life. The camp itself is isolated but, it is very calm and peaceful. The camp is also filled with a bunch of wildlife which is very exciting to look at. When you are there you might get to see a Catalina Fox which is very spectacular. The most important thing at the camp is that it is a Christian camp, which makes the

  • Personal Narrative: Log Cabin

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    Imagine a house out in the middle of nowhere, with nothing surrounding it but woods, for as far as the eye can see. Huge mountains that are miles away would seem as if they are touching the sky. Thousands of acres of untamed wilderness just waiting to be explored. Wide open fields and woods so thick you can barely see through them. Huge pine trees surrounding a crystal clear stream in the middle of the valley. If I could live anywhere in the world, I would build a log cabin out in the middle of

  • Personal Narrative: Tallahassee Florida

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    Tallahassee I was familiar with, I was familiar with my neighborhood the most. I lived in a reddish-brown brick house that had a dark Oakwood colored roof on it. Up until the mid-2000’s the house was very dark to the presence of dark colored paint on the house and was often covered by spiders. Around 200t the house was painted with much lighter colors and the entire appearance of the house and the vibe it gave completely changed. Around the Second to my bedroom I spent the most amount of my time in

  • Personal Narrative: South Florida

    1780 Words  | 8 Pages

    Time. 10:19 p.m. South Florida. The traffic light rests at red for an eternity, mocking me with its condescending gaze. I quickly turned my head both directions, not a car in sight for what it seemed to be miles. Is this some kind of joke? Looking into the rear view mirror, nothing there by me. James Montgomery. Glasses, brown hair, green sweater vest, and an untrimmed beard. Some people say I resemble a young Robin Williams from Good Will Hunting. I’ll take that as a compliment. A journalist

  • Personal Narrative Essay: Moving Away From A Home

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    Have you ever moved houses? What about cities? Or states? Moving for many people is normal and doesn 't affect them whether they move to a different neighborhood or to a city far away. Some enjoy experiencing new places and new people, basically starting a new life. Those people probably want to branch out and expand farther from their roots. Some people on the other hand would like to just stay where they grew up with friends and family. Me, I was one of those people. I never imagined my life away

  • Purple House Short Story

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    One frozen morning snow covered the small houses to the narrow streets in Chatman town. Chatman town is a very poor community, so therefore there is a population of 50 people. One of the 50 people lives in the small purple house that is on the only hill in the town. That hill towered over the other houses, like a great dane surrounded by yorkies. The purple house was a very erstwhile house, but on the inside has the looks of a little girl’s room. The walls were painted pink and all the furniture

  • The Importance Of Living In A Tiny House

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    Are you aware of tiny houses? Do you know what the tiny house movement is all about? Have you ever heard of the concept of tiny living? To put it simply, this is a social movement that has convinced people to downsize the space that they choose to live in. A typical American home is around 2,600 square feet whereas the smaller, tiny houses range between 100 to 400 square feet in acreage. A tiny house can be found in all forms, shapes, and sizes while enabling a simpler living in a smaller, more efficient

  • Narrative Essay On Brownsville's Life On The Street

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    James decided to enroll in the college of New Rochelle SNR the in-Brooklyn Campus. This school allowed him to get a GED and college credits at the same time. After two years, he moved out of his stepfather’s house in Brownsville and got a 1 bedroom apartment of his own in a Brownstone house. He decides he didn’t want to live in an apartment building anymore and didn’t want to hang out with the same crowd. He now understood what his mom Carolyn tried to teach him was true. He also came to a conclusion

  • Analyzing Chaim Potok's Short Story 'Zebra'

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    Tell why Zebra cannot run anymore. In the short story, “Zebra,” by Chaim Potok, the main character, Zebra, has a passion for running. He attempted a risky run down a steep hill and built up too much momentum making it harder to stop. Out of nowhere, a car emerged and he began suffering from severe injuries. The text states, “...when a huge rushing shadow appeared in his line of vision and crashed into him and plunged him into a darkness from which he emerged very, very slowly…” The author