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Preserving Our Musical Past
This Deluxe DVD contains an extensive amount of historical material on American vocal music readable on any computer. Included on the DVD using Microsoft Word are eight books and music albums with over 200 audio files.
These are the eight books:
- A Guide To Film Music: Songs and Scores
- The Boston Peace Jubilees , 1869, 1872, 1889
- Old Stoughton: Singing Meetings and Concerts
- Remembering Radio: Great Songwriters and Singers
- For the Love of Zion: 30 Shaker Spirituals
- Gentle Words: Shaker Music in the 20th Century
- How Happy Are They: 12 Shaker Spirituals
- The Story of 'Simple Gifts': Joseph Brackett's Shaker Dance Song
The DVD-R is divided into 5 main topics:
I. CLASSICAL COMPOSERS
Three Representative Composers:
William Billings, Charles Ives, Aaron Copland.
II. FILM MUSIC
A Guide To Film Music (4th edition)
III. NEW ENGLAND MUSIC
Boston Peace Jubilees - 1869, 1872, 1889
Old Stoughton - Singing Meetings and Concerts
IV. POPULAR SONGS
Remembering Radio - Great Songwriters and Singers
Shake, Rattle and Roll - Electric Elvis and Bill Randle
Two Centuries of American Songs, 1759-1859/ 1861-1961
V. SHAKER SPIRITUALS
For The Love Of Zion/
How Happy Are They
Song Monographs: Gentle Words/ The Story of Simple Gifts
A. 12 folders with over 200 music files
A CONVERSATION WITH AARON COPLAND (30 files)
LISTENER'S GUIDE TO FILM MUSIC (25 files)
BOSTON PEACE JUBILEE MUSIC
(4 files including rare Johann Strauss waltz)
FOUR NEW ENGLAND COMPOSERS:
Dudley Buck, Edwin Arthur Jones,
Ives, George Whitefield Chadwick (12 files)
NEW ENGLAND CHORAL SAMPLER (30 files)
OLD STOUGHTON MUSIC SAMPLER - from America's oldest choral society
AMERICA IN SONG - Volume I (1768-1918) (32 files)
AMERICA IN SONG - Volume II (1861-1961) (32 files)
FOR THE LOVE OF ZION - Arrangements of Shaker Spirituals (30 files)
SIMPLE GIFTS OF SHAKER MUSIC - including best known Shaker song
B. 2 bonus videos
MEMORABLE MOVIE MUSIC - film historian, Roger Hall,
speaks about the history of film songs and scores and
presents two video clips from films of the 1940s and 1950s.
SIMPLE GIFTS - performance of the popular Shaker song, "Simple Gifts,"
the meeting house at the
Shaker Village of
Pleasant Hill, Kentucky
If you were to purchase these items separately, it would cost over $200.
Now, for a limited time, you can obtain this massive collection of resource material,
over 200 music examples and 2 videos
all on one DVD-R disc for a big savings.
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