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Exploring The World of Music

Grade Levels: 13+
Core Subject(s): Fine Arts - Music
Website: http://www.learner.org/resources/series105.html
Next Airing: Mon, Dec 18th, 2017 at 9:00 AM on UEN-TV

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Gain an understanding of the basic elements of music with this series, an introduction to music with a global perspective. Exploring the World of Music shows how elements such as melody, rhythm, and texture create an infinite variety of sounds and serve as expressions of culture. Through rare archival footage and contemporary performances, the series presents themes such as music and the environment, music as cultural memory, and how technology changes music. The featured artists perform music from around the world, including American jazz, gospel, and rock, and traditional music from Bosnia, the Caribbean, India, Ireland, Japan, and West Africa. You may view all episodes from this series for free, and on demand, at http://www.learner. org/resources/series105.html

Episodes:

  • Sound, Music, and the Environment

    Next Airing: Mon, Dec 18th, 2017 at 9:00 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:48
    Usage rights: 1/1/2003 to 2/28/2020
  • Transformative Power of Music

    Next Airing: Mon, Dec 18th, 2017 at 9:30 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:47
    Usage rights: 1/1/2003 to 2/28/2020
  • Music and Memory

    Next Airing: Mon, Dec 18th, 2017 at 10:00 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:47
    Usage rights: 1/1/2003 to 2/28/2020
  • Transmission: Learning Music

    Next Airing: Mon, Dec 18th, 2017 at 10:30 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:47
    Usage rights: 1/1/2003 to 2/28/2020
  • Rhythm

    Next Airing: Mon, Dec 25th, 2017 at 9:00 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 1/1/2003 to 2/28/2020
  • Melody

    Next Airing: Mon, Dec 25th, 2017 at 9:30 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:47
    Usage rights: 1/1/2003 to 2/28/2020
  • Timbre: The Color of Music

    Next Airing: Mon, Dec 25th, 2017 at 10:00 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:48
    Usage rights: 1/1/2003 to 2/28/2020
  • Texture

    Next Airing: Mon, Dec 25th, 2017 at 10:30 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:48
    Usage rights: 1/1/2003 to 2/28/2020
  • Harmony

    Next Airing: Mon, Jan 1st, 2018 at 9:00 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:46
    Usage rights: 1/1/2003 to 2/28/2020
  • Form: The Shape of Music

    Next Airing: Mon, Jan 1st, 2018 at 9:30 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:48
    Usage rights: 1/1/2003 to 2/28/2020
  • Composers and Improvisers

    Next Airing: Mon, Jan 1st, 2018 at 10:00 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:48
    Usage rights: 1/1/2003 to 2/28/2020
  • Music and Technology

    Next Airing: Mon, Jan 1st, 2018 at 10:30 AM on UEN-TV
    Length: 00:26:47
    Usage rights: 1/1/2003 to 2/28/2020

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