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Which film composer uses a musical style based on European traditional art music but adds electronic and cultural references, and wrote the film scores to Titanic, A Beautiful Mind, and Avatar?

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Which film composer uses a musical style based on European traditional art music but adds electronic and cultural references, and wrote the film scores to Titanic, A Beautiful Mind, and Avatar?

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James horner

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musical instruemnts that generate sound from the substances of the instruments themselves are known as

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idophones

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improvisatory dance music of eastern european jews, performed by ensembles which typically include violins, woodwinds, and percussion is known as

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klezmer

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The 'ud is the orgin of the european

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lute

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the modal system in india, which implies much more than a scale and has connotations of time of day, seasons, emotions, and even magical powers, is known as

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raga

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The poem hanging on Tsar's wall which includes the lines, Yet this small study i could rest my knees, nurture my soul, while away my time, and indulge my love for the arts was written by

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tsar herself

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according to author yogananda, each of the six basic ragas has a natural correspondence with

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all of the above

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which of the following instruments is said to be the sound from the center of the earth, according to our readin

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the didjeridu

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the instruemnt we hear in this example is an

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'ud

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this music includes which of the following remarkable instruments

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didjeridu

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the instrument we hear in this example is known as __ also known as a thumb piano

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mbira

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at what point in the action does the new talkie style in the jazz singer simply revert back to the tradtional silent film

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when his father walks in while hes playing piano and yells stop

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this music from japan is known as gagaku

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gagaku

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A distinctive instrument used in this musical example is the

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bandoneon

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in the hornbostel-sachs classification system, which of the following instrument families produces sound with vibrating air

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aerophone

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According to author bell yung qin music has been associated with which social class

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the sophisticated, elite class

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poetic texts of hawaiian vocal music are known as

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mele

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the chinese instrument we hear in autumn moon over han palace is the

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zheng

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which musicians improised with cue sheets during the silent film era, this was known as

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playing the picture

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which of the following major film studios blazed a trail for sound and film with vitaphone

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warner bros

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which of the following composers wrote the iconic fanfare for 20th century fox

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alfred newman

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Music from outside of the narrative, which the characters do not hear, is known as

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non-diagetic music, or underscoring

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which of the following most describes Celia Cruz

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A prominent salsa performer

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a 5-tone scale is known as a ___ scale

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pentatonic

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the music of african cultures features some of the most cultivated and complex ___ in the world

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rhythmic textures

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which of the following describes oceania

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Australia, papua new guinea, melanesia, micronesia, and polynesia

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according to our campbell reading, which of the following musical instruments are common in womens musical ensembles in the arabian peninsula

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all of the above

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southern indian culture is known as __ tradation

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carnatic

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according to our campbell reading, with a few exceptions most-women musicians of the arabian peninsual sing

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folk songs

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