Presentation on theme: "Chapter 1 The Pleasure of Music"— Presentation transcript:
1 Chapter 1 The Pleasure of Music Music has the power to entertain, to amuse, to move, and to inspire.- What does the music we listen to say about us?
2 Voyager - Time Capsule to the Stars Launched in 197727 musicalcollections frommultiple artists,regions, and eras* Recorded on phonographic records
3 Music on the VoyagerQueen of the Night from The Magic Flute by Wolfgang Amadeus MozartBrandenburg Concerto No. 2 in F, First Mvmt. By Johann Sebastian BachPygmy girls’ initiation song from ZaireAustralian Aborigine songsEl Cascabel from MexicoJohnny B. Goode by Chuck BerryTchakrulo from Georgian S.S.R.Panpipes and drums from PeruMelancholy Blues by Louis ArmstrongFifth Symphony, First Movement by Ludwig van BeethovenIndian raga, Jaat Kahan HoDark was the Night by Blind Willie Johnson
4 Music and the Individual Everyone has their own likes and dislikes including their music. Your preferences also dictate what you find entertaining, including what music you enjoy listening to.
5 Musical Connections to Childhood In most cultures, exposure to music begins early.A-B-C song/Ba-Ba-Blacksheep/Twinkle, TwinkleRing Around the Rosey
6 In Africa, children from Ghana learn a game song called Kye Kye Kule In Africa, children from Ghana learn a game song called Kye Kye Kule. Pay attention to the song’s FORM.form – the structure and design of a composition, incorporating repetition, contrast, unity, and varietycall and response – a question-and-answer pattern in which a group responds to a leader
7 As we grow older, our musical preferences CHANGE
8 Family and Musical Identity Many times parents, siblings, and extended family members influence musical identity and preferencesSongs we associate with family gatherings/traditions?
9 *Specialized in classical music *Primary instrument: organ Bach*Patriarch of a family with more than 7 generations of professional musicians*From the 1600s*Specialized in classical music*Primary instrument: organ
10 Delfayo – trombone/producer Ellis – dadpiano*20th century family*Specialized in Jazz*2 generations of professional musiciansMarsalisJason - percussionWynton- trumpetBranford - saxophoneDelfayo – trombone/producer
11 Musical Dynasties Compare and contrast the Bach and Marsalis families Musical Dynasties Compare and contrast the Bach and Marsalis families. Tell why they are considered musical dynasties.BachMarsalis1600sClassical styleMore than 7 generations of musiciansPresent day (20th century)Jazz2 generations of musiciansCompare (how alike): both families led by fatherMusical dynasties because they are the best, most influential of their genres
12 Global Reach of Music Music is sometimes called a universal language. Technological advances make it easy to access and share music from different countries.
13 World InfluencesAngelique Kidjo – world musician from West Africa; fuses West African traditions with elements of American rhythm and blues, funk, and jazz.Clave – a basic rhythmic pattern that provides the foundation for the complex rhythms played by multiple drums
14 Beat – a steady recurring pulse Hambone – rhythm pattern, closely related to the clave, that is used in early rock and rollMelody – intentionally organized succession of musical tonesPitch – the highness or lowness of sound determined by its frequency of vibration
15 Pachelbel’s Canon in DCanon – a musical form where parts enter at different times but have the same melody throughoutInfluences can be found in seemingly unrelated music