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Music Theory

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Introduction to Music: Rhythm and Melody
From educationalminimovies.com, produced by educationalminimovies.com
This video provides an overview of the rhythm and melody of music and the different ways in which music can evoke emotions and tell stories.  It provides examples of sounds we hear in everyday life that make up rhythms and melodies. (3:11)
November 28, 2010 at 07:05 PM
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Finding The Notes Among Us
From sciencefriday.com, produced by Science Friday
The honk of a horn or the rumble of a truck sounds like noise to most of us. But to Lucy Fitz Gibbon, and others with absolute pitch, there are notes embedded in that noise. Psychiatry professor David Ross, of the Yale School of Medicine, explains wh... [more]
December 27, 2011 at 11:57 PM
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Could That Be Music
From worldsciencefestival.com, produced by World Science Festival 2010
The absurdist musician/comedian duo Polygraph Lounge performs “Could That Be Music?” during the 2010 World Science Festival, as part of Good Vibrations: The Science of Sound.  (03:03)
December 12, 2012 at 12:35 PM
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Bill Nye - Music (Part 1)
From gamequarium.org, produced by Disney
Music comes from many different things and many different places. But what is music? And how do we hear it? In this video, Bill Nye explains the science behind music. Some key vocabulary words in this video include: notes, vibration, waves, pitch, rh... [more]
January 3, 2011 at 11:27 AM
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Dynamics Project for Band
From schooltube.com, produced by ECMS Band
This is a student created project about dynamics in music.  The video contains definitions of dynamics including: piano, mezzo piano, mezzo forte, and forte.  (01:26)
September 24, 2012 at 08:34 PM
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How to Conduct an Orchestra
From YouTube, produced by Great Big Story
We’ve all seen a conductor standing in front of an orchestra wielding a baton. All the baton waving might look random to the untrained eye, but there is meaning in every gesture. Gustavo Dudamel, the conductor of the Los Angeles Philharmonic, shows u... [more]
September 2, 2019 at 05:47 AM
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daemonkiller on 09/13/2011 08:04 AM wrote:

Thanks for providing this music theory. I am kind of person who likes entertaining things like listen to music, new movies etc.