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Hast, Dorothea

Overview
Works: 15 works in 42 publications in 1 language and 72 library holdings
Genres: Internet videos  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Educational films  Cross-cultural studies  Drama  Animated films  Science fiction films  Juvenile works  Children's films  History 
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

Shows how elements such as melody, rhythm, and texture can create an infinite variety of sounds and serve as expressions of culture. Includes rare archival footage and contemporary performances, and themes such as music and the environment, music as cultural memory, and how technology changes music
Music and memory( Visual )

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

Series on music, focussing on Western and other cultural musics. Episode 2 looks at how musical memory functions at both a personal and cultural level. Discusses the ballad tradition; cultural memory through song with timeless themes; cultural identity, and cultural ritual through indigenous music
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

Series on music, focussing on Western and other cultural musics. Episode 9 discusses harmony and how it is created, using examples from Western, Eastern and African traditions
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
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
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
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
Rhythm by Nick Rossi( 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 4 describes how rhythm works and what it means to different people around the world
Texture by Ian Fisher( 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 8 looks at how the blending of voices and instruments is used to create texture in music and how the various parts such as altos, tenors, bass etc. relate to each other
The transformative power of music( Visual )

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

Music can inspire religious devotion, prepare individuals for war, motivate work, enrich play, and stimulate the passions. The musical healing ceremonies of the Kung people in Nambia and Botswana, Epirote music in traditional Greek weddings, and modern rock, gospel and folk music all reveal music's power to transform lives
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 (42)