Discussion in 'The ChitChat Lounge' started by jimmy_page, Feb 17, 2007.
wat is music?
And why is this matter of such pressing importance?
noise reinterpreted. No wait, thats muzak
If what i say nowadays is a bit strange, thats evidence that i need more sleep. (x3)
Well, the magenta font is kind of bothering me....
Mujik is sumthing which can spoil your life !
Music is expressed in terms of pitch, rhythm, and the quality of sound. Music can also involve generative forms in time through the construction of patterns and combinations of natural stimuli, principally sound
Music is a personal response to vibration since the same piece of music will affect people differently. Although it cannot contain emotions, it is sometimes designed to manipulate and transform the emotions of the listeners. For example, a piece of music created for a movie is primarily designed to heighten the emotion or mood of each scene in the film.
Greek philosophers and medieval theorists defined music as tones ordered horizontally as melodies, and vertically as harmonies. Music theory, within this realm, is studied with the pre-supposition that music is orderly and often pleasant to hear. However, in the 20th century, composers challenged the notion that music had to be pleasant by creating music that explored harsher, darker timbres. The existence of some modern-day genres such as grindcore and noise music, which enjoy an extensive underground following, indicate that even the crudest noises can be considered music if the listener is so inclined.
20th century composer John Cage disagreed with the notion that music must consist of pleasant, discernible melodies, and he challenged the notion that it can communicate anything. Instead, he argued that any sounds we can hear can be music, saying, for example, "There is no noise, only sound,". According to musicologist Jean-Jacques Nattiez (1990 p.47-8,55): "The border between music and noise is always culturally defined--which implies that, even within a single society, this border does not always pass through the same place; in short, there is rarely a consensus.... By all accounts there is no single and intercultural universal concept defining what music might be."
Johann Wolfgang Goethe believed that patterns and forms were the basis of music; he stated that "architecture is frozen music."
lola lola lola !!
Music is an art form that involves organized and audible sounds and silence. It is expressed in terms of pitch (which includes melody and harmony), rhythm (which includes tempo and meter), and the quality of sound (which includes timbre, articulation, dynamics, and texture). Music may also involve generative forms in time through the construction of patterns and combinations of natural stimuli, principally sound. Music may be used for artistic or aesthetic, communicative, entertainment, or ceremonial purposes. The definition of what constitutes music varies according to culture and social context.
Within "the arts", music can be classified as a performing art, a fine art, or an auditory art form.
^^Lavina do u do tattoos ??
This is so Awesome for a tattoo on the back !!
why thank you, mr. devil. no i don't do tattoos, its just a timepass.
as evident from his reply.....this guy luvs to copy and paste
OR'LY? thx fer tellin
Ooh..lavina is a lovely artist. She is more lovely than her art.
LMAO !! : .......Respect
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