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Genres in music : from Handel to hip-hop / Video Education Australasia.

Other author/creatorFilms for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Other author/creatorFilms Media Group.
Other author/creatorVideo Education Australasia.
Format Electronic and Video (Streaming)
Publication InfoNew York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2009], ©2008.
Description1 streaming video file (22 min.) : sound, color, digital file. + instructional materials (online)
Supplemental Content Part of the Films on Demand collection
Variant title From Handel to hip-hop
Contents Music: Universal Communicator (5:04) -- Classical Music (1750-1820) (3:13) -- Romantic Era (1820-1900) (0:49) -- Opera and Musical Theater (3:22) -- Contemporary and Popular Music (4:02) -- Urban, Hip Hop & Rap Music (3:46)
Abstract Throughout history, musicians and musical works have reflected the fashion, culture, and social attitudes of their times. Music today is more diversified than ever, from the megahits of teen pop stars to the depth and emotionality of gospel choirs to the tones and textures produced by large-scale orchestras. Add to this the unstoppable forces of MySpace, YouTube, the iPod, and a rapidly expanding community of independent labels and producers, and the result is a kaleidoscope of styles, movements, and voices. This program gives students an overview of musical genres, including forms of classical music, rock and pop, musical theater, 20th- and 21st-century film music, heavy metal, and rap.
General noteEncoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on June 03, 2009.
General noteFilms on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Access restrictionAccess requires authentication through Films on Demand.
Interest grade level 10 & up.
Technical detailsMode of access: Internet.
Technical detailsSystem requirements: FOD playback platform.
Source of descriptionTitle from distributor's description.
Issued in other formOriginally produced: Video Education Australasia, 2009 9781608254538
Genre/formEducational films.
Genre/formInternet videos.
Publisher number40223 Films Media Group

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