Bike Photo Project (Bryan, Alex, Diego)

Dissonance Quartet in C Major – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Mozart, born in Salzburg, Austria was a musical prodigy as a child. By age five he had already composed and played his own work for the Royal Family. Over the span of his life he composed over 600 works, during the Classical Era and was renowned for … Continue reading Bike Photo Project (Bryan, Alex, Diego) Read More Bike Photo Project (Bryan, Alex, Diego)

Bike Week Project (Laura, Morgan, and Friedrich)

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oXLKu-HglnM Musical Element What you hear (music) What you see (photo) Melody The melody is soft and upbeat as if it is preparing to feel joy or excitement, or in preparation for a hardship to happen. The cyclists are gearing up to ride up a hill and the crowd is excited and cheering them … Continue reading Bike Week Project (Laura, Morgan, and Friedrich) Read More Bike Week Project (Laura, Morgan, and Friedrich)

Bike Photo Music Project (Laura Latendress, Morgan Richardson, Friedrich Beuerle)

We chose a picture that seems to embody exactly what the UCI Road World Championships was all about.  The picture that we chose shows a group of cyclists about to climb an intense cobblestone hill.  The crowd is cheering for the cyclists but it also has a bit of a tense feeling. We can’t see … Continue reading Bike Photo Music Project (Laura Latendress, Morgan Richardson, Friedrich Beuerle) Read More Bike Photo Music Project (Laura Latendress, Morgan Richardson, Friedrich Beuerle)

Bike Photo Music Assignment

Photo: HungryEyes 2015 https://rampages.us/hungryeyes/2015/10/02/uci-83-untitled/   Song: Samuel Barber: String Quartet Adagio   Musical Element What you hear (music) What you see (photo) Melody Multiple melodies, motifs, inversions, melodic variation Multiple meanings, probably multiple and recurring routines (work/labor/lost opportunities) Harmony The multiple melodies from each musician stagger to add dramatic effect but blend beautifully giving balance. […]… Read More Bike Photo Music Assignment

Bike Photo Project

Bike Photo Music Project (Bahati Mukeere & Ariel Curry) Published October 26, 2016 The Bike Photo Music Project By Ariel Curry and Bahati Mukeere Last fall VCU and the city of Richmond welcomed world-class cyclists and the sport’s fans from all around the globe. Between the time trails and team races for the week spectators […]… Read More Bike Photo Project

BIKE PHOTO MUSIC – QUINTON CONNER, SAMEEN MESHKIN, SCOTT SHAPIRO

Quinton Conner Sameen Meshkin Scott Shapiro MHIS 243 – Music Appreciation 28 October 2016 UCI Bike Music Project Philip Glass, born in 1937, is one of the most influential American composers of the later part of the 20th century. Glass is described as a composer of music with repetitive structures. Glass is a self-described classicist, … Continue reading BIKE PHOTO MUSIC – QUINTON CONNER, SAMEEN MESHKIN, SCOTT SHAPIRO Read More BIKE PHOTO MUSIC – QUINTON CONNER, SAMEEN MESHKIN, SCOTT SHAPIRO

Michael Quick BikePhotoMusic Project

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s61rsqmewk8 https://rampages.us/maiermk/wp-content/uploads/sites/10863/2015/09/Screen-Shot-2015-09-27-at-11.47.20-PM.png Musical Element What you hear (music) What you see (photo) Melody Four-movement romantic chamber. Each movement is a description of his life. The first movement varies from instruments alone and together to tell the story.   The photo could be segmented also, the most obvious segmentation would be between the crowd and the … Continue reading Michael Quick BikePhotoMusic Project Read More Michael Quick BikePhotoMusic Project

Bike Photo Music

Musical Element What you hear (music) What you see (photo) Melody Four-movement romantic chamber. Each movement is a description of his life. The first movement varies from instruments alone and together to tell the story. The photo could be segmented also, the most obvious segmentation would be between the crowd and the cyclists. Alone, they’re […]… Read More Bike Photo Music

Bike Photo Project (Kayleigh, Alison, and Caitlin)

Photo: Stonewall Jackson on a Rainy Day by Liza Cogar Our Photo: The contrast of past and present, old and new, wet and dry, dark and light: Discordant, somber, still, yet in motion. Our music needed to match the pathos of the scene. Somber but with a pulsing heartbeat providing hope and something beyond that will … Continue reading Bike Photo Project (Kayleigh, Alison, and Caitlin) Read More Bike Photo Project (Kayleigh, Alison, and Caitlin)