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What Is Music?

“An art of sound in time that expresses ideas and emotions insignificant forms through the elements of rhythm, melody, harmony, and colour“

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A Song About Debussy

Debussy kept his Mars bars
underneath his tray
He hid them from Rachmaninov
who’d nicked his Milky Way
He tried to hide his M&Ms
but Sergei was too quick… 30 more words

Beyond the Music: Fun Facts About Your Favorite Composers

By Jay Althouse

We sometimes forget that the great composers, whose music we know and love, were living, breathing people who led normal lives beyond their music. 426 more words

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Frederic Field Bullard

Frederic Field Bullard (1864-1904) was a composer from Boston.  He is best known for “A Stein Song”, co-written with fellow Visionist Richard Hovey, which was a favorite on college campuses.  828 more words

19th Century