Ludwig van Beethoven’s Symphony No. 5

Beethoven’s Symphony No. 5 is the most authentic celebration of human life, the whim of destiny, and penetration of versatile music into the subtility of one’s sensations. The diversity of composer’s brilliance made it possible for the C minor Symphony summon the deepest associations in human heart and appeal to the most intimate feelings. I … Read More»

Classical Composers Review

It is true, that our world will never lack exceptional and remarkable people, but some say, that the most talented of them have already been born hundreds of years ago. One of today’s most admired artists is Franz Joseph Haydn and his influence on classical music is immense and overwhelming.The great composer Franz Joseph Haydn … Read More»

Australian Popular Music

COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS According to musicologist Philip Tagg popular music is “conceived for mass distribution to large and often socioculturally heterogeneous groups of listeners, stored and distributed in non-written form, only possible in an industrial monetary economy where it becomes a commodity and in capitalist societies, subject to the laws of ‘free’ enterprise, according to which … Read More»

The Beatles

The Beatles…hardly anyone could not but know this English band ranking the highest rates at the beginning of 60th with their “She Loves You”, “Yesterday” and “Yellow Submarine”. The fourth of which – John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr – are still associated with pop culture and fashion style of 60th. Hairstyle … Read More»

The Concept of Style

Music relates traditions and communicates messages and thus it takes different styles and functions in various societies around the world. The different functions of music are based on religion, cultural practices and other nonreligious activities. The different Categories according to function are popular music, sacred music, secular and art music. There are many categories of … Read More»