The Sound Of Music Live
This lively recording is a perfect way to introduce classical music to the entire family. It looks at the music through the lives of the great composers and their environment, from the churches and cathedrals that produced the familiar sound of Gregorian chant to Johann Sebastian Bach, the family man composing for the glory of God, and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, the child prodigy, genius, and prankster who wrote some of the finest music ever yet was buried in a pauper's grave.
An aspiring nun in pre-WWII Austria leaves the abbey to become a governess for the widower Captain von Trapp's seven children and finds herself falling in love. Beloved worldwide, "The Sound of Music" includes unforgettable songs including "Edelweiss", "Do-Re-Mi", "My Favorite Things", and "The Sound of Music". Includes Up To $8.00 Fandango Cash To See "Sing" In Theaters 12/21/16.
With nearly 1,500 Broadway performances, six Tony Awards, more than three million albums sold, and five Academy Awards, The Sound of Music, based on the lives of Maria, the baron, and their singing children, is as familiar to most of us as our own family history. But much about the real-life woman and her family was left untold. Here, Baroness Maria Augusta Trapp tells in her own beautiful, simple words the extraordinary story of her romance with the baron, their escape from Nazi-occupied Austria, and their life in America.
The Ramones, kings of punk rock, bring down the house in this amazing set of high-speed rock 'n' roll that doesn't stop for air! Arriving on the scene in the early '70s, the band discarded all pre-existing ideas of what "rock" should be. Their radical new approach - a relentless, high-decibel, primitive sound taken from the garage band sound they had spent years perfecting in Queens - established them as the preeminent punk rockers of a generation.
The Sound of Music is a classic film cherished in the hearts of millions. It won five Oscars, including Best Picture, upon its release in 1965. This tribute to a Hollywood classic is sure to thrill everyone who's ever sung along to "My Favorite Things" at one of the many screenings that still take place today. Through interviews with the cast and crew, in-depth access to memorabilia and personal scrapbooks and archival research at Fox Studios, author Julia Antopol Hirsch reveals the lively human story behind the making of the von Trapp family film.
Incognito - far more than just a band. The sound visionary Jean-Paul "Bluey" Maunick has been pioneering in the mercurial acid jazz scene, and as a talent factory, Incognito has rolled out the red carpet for vocal prodigies, such as Jocelyn Brown and the best musicians from the British groove community. Short-lived musical trends have done nothing to damage the popularity of this multi-cultural band with their driving rhythms and elegant melodies and they have become a trademark all over the world, especially live.
The magic of The Sound of Music lives on in the minds and hearts of everyone it has touched. Now, Charmian Carr, who in 1965 captivated moviegoers as Liesl "Sixteen Going on Seventeen" von Trapp, tells what it was like to be a part of the film that has become a cultural phenomenon. It's all here: from how she got the role (and why she almost didn't) to romances on the set and wild nights in Salzburg; from the near-disaster during the gazebo dance to her relationships-then and now-with her six celluloid siblings.
Outlines scientific principles and practices for using sound to improve life quality and further personal goals, sharing practical exercises using favorite songs and therapeutic playlists while offering brief case studies about effective applications of the authors' theories.
The underground erupts onto the stage of the Starland Ballroom in Sayerville, New Jersey for one night of music and mayhem captured live in July of 2005 and featuring the most uncompromising acts in contemporary rock. With performances by Devildriver, Madball, Gwar, Clutch, and Poison the Well, this punishing collection of highly originally hits features musical artists whose highly original approach to rock-and-roll is simply too challenging for the stagnant confines of modern radio.
Aztec Two-Step - Simon & Garfunkel Songbook: Live (CD NEW)Label: Itsaboutmusic. ComFormat: CDRelease Date: 08 Feb 2011No. of Discs: 1UPC: 899079002271Album Tracks1. Happy Earth Day Narration2. 59th Street Bridge Song3. April Come She Will4. The Seeds Of Every Song Narration5. Bleecker Street6. Unsung Heroes Narration7. The Sound Of Silence Scarborough Fair8.
In the 1960s, rock and pop music recording questioned the convention that recordings should recreate the illusion of a concert hall setting. The Wall of Sound that Phil Spector built behind various artists and the intricate eclecticism of George Martin's recordings of the Beatles did not resemble live performances - in the Albert Hall or elsewhere - but instead created a new sonic world.
It is January 13th 2010 and Michael Schenker gives the starting signal for a spectacular world tour, with which he is celebrating the 30th anniversary of MSG. Murmuring voices, music from the band, monitors light up at the mixing desk. A good minute after the sound goes off in Nakano Sun Plaza in Tokyo, a rapturous cry resounds out above all the expectant murmuring in the packed out hall.
It's the most successful musical of all time, the best-selling cast album ever-and now it sounds better than ever! The cast album of the original 1986 London production (with Michael Crawford and Sarah Brightman) has been remastered by none other than Andrew Lloyd Webber; this 2-CD set also includes a new 56-page companion booklet. The Phantom lives!
Witness 30 years of musical magic and 40 years of Fresh Aire from the comfort of your own living room with this live Blu-ray(R) album from Mannheim Steamroller. Recorded in stunning surround sound over two nights at Omaha's historic Orpheum Theater, Mannheim Steamroller Live is packed with 22 toe-tapping performances of holiday hits. Longtime fans and those just experiencing Mannheim Steamroller for the first time will enjoy behind the scenes footage of Chip's Nebraska ranch, family memories and rare glimpses into cherished moments, like Johnny Mathis' recording of O'Tannenbaum for Christmas Extraordinaire.
Jerusalem: The City Touched By God The passion and power of the singular city at the heart of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam is revealed in this award-winning film, hosted by internationally acclaimed actress, author and director Liv Ullmann. The story of Jerusalem's 3,000 year history unfolds in a sight and sound spectacular of breathtaking visuals and magnificent music.
ATTENTION: REQUIRES NTSC REGION 0 COMPATIBLE PLAYERErnie Haase and Signature Sound: Dream On (DVD NEW)Label: Spring House/EmiFormat: DVD-STANDARDRegion: 0Release Date: 28 Oct 2008Video Format: NTSCNo. of Discs: 1UPC: 617884482190Details1. Right Place, Right Time2. My Heavenly Father Watches Over Me3. Never Give Up, Never Give in4. My Kind of Twon5. Reason Enough6.
Bush - Live! (CD NEW)Label: EarmusicFormat: CDRelease Date: 04 Mar 2013No. of Discs: 3EAN: 4029759083344Album TracksDISC 1:1. The Mirror Of The Signs2. The Sound of Winter3. All My Life4. The Afterlife5. All Night Doctors6. Baby Come Home7. Red Light8. Shes a Stallion9. I Believe in You10. Stand Up11. The Heart of the Matter12. Be Still My Love13. The Year Of Danger (b-side)14.
Femi Kuti is the son of Fela Kuti, the Nigerian musician who created Afrobeat - a fiery blend of funk, jazz, and African rhythms - and became a celebrated firebrand in the battle to reform the corrupt Nigerian government and bring unity to the people of Africa. Femi Kuti has picked up where his father left off in both sound and in spirit (Fela died in 1997), and in this concert film the young saxophonist and his ensemble Positive Force document one of their celebrated "Sunday Jump" concerts in Lagos, which have become a center for both musical exploration and political activism.
Little Willie John lived for a fleeting 30 years, but his dynamic and daring sound left an indelible mark on the history of music. His deep blues, rollicking rock 'n' roll and swinging ballads inspired a generation of musicians, forming the basis for what we now know as soul music. Born in Arkansas in 1937, William Edward John found his voice in the church halls, rec centers and nightclubs of Detroit, a fertile proving ground that produced the likes of Levi Stubbs and the Four Tops, Stevie Wonder, Aretha Franklin, Diana Ross and the Supremes, Smokey Robinson and Hank Ballard and the Midnighters.
Music has always been an amazing way for people to connect with each other and to express their ideas and emotions. In this clear and lively introduction to music history, readers take a chronological journey around the world, exploring the sounds and rhythms of different cultures, the development of instruments, and the progression of musical styles.
2008 two disc (NTSC/Region 0 DVD CD) set. Unique recordings made at two very special Ken Colyer concerts have been released for the first time on this edition: The recordings made in March 1987 at London's 'The 100 Club' proved to be the last sound and film recording of the legendary Ken Colyer Jazzmen line-up before Colyer died in 1988. a 'revival' session had already been recorded live at the 'Pizza Express' in 1986.
Over the last decade, music and sound have been increasingly recognized as an important if often neglected aspect of film production and film studies. Off the Planet comprises a lively, stimulating, and diverse collection of essays on aspects of music,
Get ready to learn live sound reinforcement using the best-selling title on the subject available The simple language, detailed illustrations, and concrete examples in this book are suitable for novice to intermediate-level users. "Live Sound Reinforcement" outlines all aspects of P.A. system operation and commonly encountered sound system design concerns.
Double flute, shoulder flute, and large standing slit drums with carved decorations are only a few of the unique musical instruments used in the islands of Vanuatu. In many ways, the people of this South Pacific archipelago live according to their traditional cultures and conduct their rituals and ceremonies as their great-grandfathers had. This book deals comprehensively with traditional musical instruments and their role and function in ceremonies on Vanuatu.
This musical release from the Florida based black metal band Iced Earth captures a series of three live performances by the group, recorded at the Wacken Open Air festival in 2007, the Hard Rock Festival in 2008, and Metal Camp in 2008. The combined performances include a total of over 40 live tracks. Surround Sound.
Dimensions (in inches): 13 H x 13 W x 0.1 DHigh gloss mirror like finish, UV coated, scratch resistant aluminum; suitable for moist environmentSilent uncovered quartz mechanism. Requires one AA battery (not included)Gold colored hour, minute and second handsNumbers are printed as part of the image
In the nearly eight decades since his death from tuberculosis at age thirty-five, singer-songwriter Jimmie Rodgers has been an inspiration for numerous top performers-from Woody Guthrie, Lead Belly, Bill Monroe and Hank Williams to Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Dolly Parton, Bob Dylan, and Beck. How did this Mississippi-born vaudevillian, a former railroad worker who performed so briefly so long ago, produce tones, tunes, and themes that have had such broad influence and made him the model for the way American roots music stars could become popular heroes? In Meeting Jimmie Rodgers, the first book to explore the deep legacy of "The Singing Brakeman" from a twenty-first century perspective, Barry Mazor offers a lively look at Rodgers' career, tracing his rise from working-class obscurity to the pinnacle of renown that came with such hits as "Blue Yodel" and "In the Jailhouse Now.
Have records, compact discs, and other sound reproduction equipment merely provided American listeners with pleasant diversions, or have more important historical and cultural influences flowed through them? Do recording machines simply capture what's already out there, or is the music somehow transformed in the dual process of documentation and dissemination? How would our lives be different without these machines? Such are the questions that arise when we stop taking for granted the phenomenon of recorded music and the phonograph itself.
The concept of 'live' has changed as a consequence of mediated culture. Interaction may occur in real time, but not necessarily in shared physical spaces with others. The Digital Evolution of Live Music considers notions of live music in time and space as influenced by digital technology. This book presents the argument that live music is a special case in digital experience due to its liminal status between mind and body, words and feelings, sight and sound, virtual and real.
Bamako Sounds tells the story of an African city, its people, their values, and their music. Centered on the music and musicians of Bamako, Maliâ s booming capital city, this book reveals a community of artists whose lives and works evince a complex world shaped by urban culture, postcolonialism, musical expression, religious identity, and intellectual property.
As audiences are increasingly no longer solely listeners but also active producer-consumers, and as video games and other interactive systems increasingly permeate our daily lives, understanding interactivity and its impact on the audience has never been more important. A collection of newly commissioned chapters on interactivity in music and sound edited by preeminent scholars in the field, this book marks the beginning of a journey into understanding the ways in which we interact with sound, and offers a new set of analytical tools for the growing field of interactive audio.