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Hast, Dorothea

Overview
Works: 14 works in 39 publications in 1 language and 69 library holdings
Genres: Internet videos  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Educational films  Cross-cultural studies  Juvenile works  Children's films  History  Comedy films  Drama  Music 
Classifications: MT6, 781.2
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Dorothea Hast
World of music by James Last( Visual )

5 editions published between 1998 and 2006 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhythm and melody: Marking time and moving through our bodies, rhythm has a special relationship to both musical form and worldwide dance traditions. How rhythm structures music is examined through the American marching band, North Indian tala, Japanese shakuhachi tradition, West African drumming, and Afro-Cuban dance music. Part Two: Melody - the part of music we most often remember - is examined here from a strict sequence of pitches to a group of notes in love with each other
Music and memory( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"As a dynamic link to the past, music allows us to recall and revive our different cultural heritages/traditions through the performances in which we participate now. Views the storytelling tradition of the West African Griots (that recounts both current and past events); the Appalachian folk singers whose songs reinforce cultural memories; the fire ceremony of the Walbiri people of Australia that evokes the past; Irish folk music in America that serves to maintain a cultural identity; and, shows modern practitioners recreating an early musical tradition today"--Container
Melody by Bernard Bellefroid( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Series on music, focussing on Western and other cultural musics. Episode 6 looks at melody using examples from Western, Eastern and Arabic music traditions. Looks at the Western classical construction of melody
Music and technology( Visual )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As instrument production, sound recording and the means of distribution have changed so has the world's music. Reviews the evolution of technology on the construction of musical instruments from the bone flute to modern reed instruments; traces the history of the acoustic recording process (invented by Thomas Edison in 1877) from recordings cut on wax to a multi-track/digitized recording taped in a recording studio. Composing technologies of today permit the composer to employ synthesizers, computers, sampling technology and the universal musical code/language MIDI (musical instrument digital interface)
Harmony by Nick Rossi( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When two or more notes sound together, harmony occurs. This interaction of pitches, understood in vastly different ways around the world, is analyzed here in jazz, chamber music, Bosnian ganga singing, early music plainchants, and barbershop quartets
Sound, music, and the environment( Visual )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Series on music, focussing on Western and other cultural musics. Episode 1 looks at the way music and its meaning differs from culture to culture and how the physical laws of sound are universasl. At the root of all sound is vibration and in Western music, harmony and texture are important
Rhythm by Nick Rossi( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marking time and moving through our bodies, rhythm has a special relationship both to musical form and to worldwide dance traditions. How rhythm structures music is examined through the American marching band, North Indian tala, the Japanese shakuhachi tradition, West African drummming, and Afro-Cuban dance music
Form : the shape of music( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Series on music, focussing on Western and other cultural musics. Episode 10 looks at the shape a piece of music takes from beginning to end, and how structure can differ from one culture to another. Discusses improvisational form using examples of jazz, to the narrative structure of Japanese music where text is primary; the West African, Afro American call and response form, to Irish dance music and how it fits in with dancers changing step
Timbre : the color of music( Visual )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tone color of music (timbre) is influenced by both technical and aesthetic factors. This program examines the creation and effects of timbre in jazz and Indian, West African, Irish, Basnian Indonesian gamelan, and Japanese musixa
Composers and improvisors( Visual )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Series on music, focussing on Western and other cultural musics. Episode 11 discusses composition and how the degree a musician may add improvisation to an already composed piece differs from culture to culture. Looks at how improvisation is used in jazz and how composition is often a group process in rock bands
The transformative power of music( Visual )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2002 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Series on music, focussing on Western and other cultural musics. Episode 2 examines the role music plays over the world; from worship to work; politics to play, and how it mobilizes, tranquilizes, heals, and transforms
World of music( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

World of music( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

World of music( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Languages
English (39)