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Listening Resources:

 

Maurice Ravel - 'Bolero' - 1928
Further info: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bol%C3%A9ro
"...most orchestras would refuse to play it.." - Ravel
Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E9PiL5icwic

 

'Small Town Boy' by Bronski Beat - 1984
Further info: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bronski_Beat
Video:

'Sprinting Gazelle' by Reem Kelani - 2006
Further info: www.reemkelani.com Instrument: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U0wg7MmjV_E
Video: (live) https://youtu.be/8PNP7YSmBIE?t=701  (-17:30in)

'O Euchari' - Hildegard Von Bingen - (1098 - 1179)
Further info: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hildegard_of_Bingen
"1a. O St. Eucharius,
you walked upon the blessed way
when with the Son of God you stayed—
you touched the man
and saw with your own eyes
his miracles."
Remix listening:

'1812 Overture' Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky - 1880
-1:30 String Quartet
4:50 - Brass
9:05- Brass
12:00 - !
14:00 - Yes!

Further info:  https://youtu.be/0F5k70xwGSk?t=590

'Le Freak' by Chic  - 1978
Official Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aXgSHL7efKg


'Mars' from The Planets Suite by Gustav Holst - 1914
BBC 10 Pieces Video: https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/articles/14ZjT5yjnKQRdKVsqrLzk1x/mars-from-the-planets-by-gustav-holst
 

 

'Baba O'Riley' (Cover) by Pearl Jam (Excerpt) 2016
Originally sung by The Who [Live Charlton 1974] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ElHLPvB1ZW0
 

 

'Sahela Re' by Kishori Amonkar -
Swarmandal - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1h4iDsnXxBU
tanpura - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_b0ApDlnbAg
Kishori Amonkar, The boundless note article - https://www.thehindu.com/entertainment/music/kishori-amonkar-the-story-of-the-boundless-note/article17842758.ece



'Say My Name' by Destiny's Child - 1999
Official Video - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sQgd6MccwZc

 

Hallelujah Chorus from The Messiah by George Frederic Handel - 1741
Fun video! - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pRhjWdr-LAA

 

Inkanyezi Nezazi by Ladysmith Black Mambazo
Live video and translation - https://africangospellyrics.com/2013/10/02/star/

 

English Folk Song Suite - 'March' by Vaughan Williams 1923
Notes: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/English_Folk_Song_Suite

 

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