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Brockway band, chorus students to perform at district event

Courier Express 02 Dec 2021
I really like ‘Song with Miriam’ because I get to sing the melody and do a part that goes really high.”. Some of the songs have challenges, like an African traditional song and a campfire song. “The one in an African language is a little hard to sing at first because of how you ...
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Hyperspecific: Dance Music For November Reviewed By Jaša Bužinel

The Quietus 26 Nov 2021
Building their palette from Mezwed and Bedouin archival material, using propulsive darbouka polyrhythms and trance-inducing mizwad (a North African "bagpipe") melodies, and interpolating them in their live/programmed percussion, the tracks function both as a live performance repertoire as well as a pack of club tools.
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‘Roots’: Randall Goosby explores the Black experience on his violin

People's World 18 Nov 2021
Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson (1932-2004) bears no family relationship to the British-African composer Samuel Coleridge-Taylor, also represented on the album ... Its second movement has a slow keening melody and the final movement is a fusion of African-American with Central European and Roma folk gestures that is in no way ponderous or pretentious.
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Ohio native Sharon Draper pens sequel 'Out of My Heart' about girl with cerebral palsy

The Columbus Dispatch 07 Nov 2021
Draper returns to bright, engaging 12-year-old Melody, who refuses to let her cerebral palsy define her life ... 9, picks up Melody’s story after her dramatic experiences on her school’s quiz team in the first book, “Out of My Mind.” ... Is Melody a Black girl? ... Do you think you will return to Melody in another book?.
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As Tanzania turns 60 opportunities are limitless, with a few disappointments

Ghana Web 07 Nov 2021
Three years ago, Dar es Salaam received the Sustainable Transport Award in Washington, ahead of other African cities ... Abeneko, a contemporary Tanzanian live performer, guitarist, singer, songwriter, and choreographer, mixes innovative East African melodies and Afro-fusion.
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Fuse ODG celebrates a decade-long career in music

Joy Online 31 Oct 2021
Prior to the release, FuseODG said had an awakening ... It feels like home ... a string of hit Afrobeats singles that melded old African highlife rhythms with western rap and R&B melodies ... The same year on October 19, he was awarded ‘Best African Act’ at the MOBO Award’s 18th Anniversary ... They came together and composed an African/Indian soundtrack, Bombae ... .
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Fuse ODG celebrates 10years in the music industry

Ghana Web 28 Oct 2021
The superstar singer in a Twitter post said. ... It feels like home ... A string of hit Afrobeats singles that melded old African highlife rhythms with western rap and R&B melodies." ... The same year on October 19, he was awarded ‘Best African Act’ at the MOBO Award’s 18th Anniversary ... They came together and composed an African/Indian soundtrack, Bombae ... .
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Fuse ODG celebrates 10 years in the music industry

Ghana Web 28 Oct 2021
The superstar singer in a Twitter post said. ... It feels like home ... A string of hit Afrobeats singles that melded old African highlife rhythms with western rap and R&B melodies." ... The same year on October 19, he was awarded ‘Best African Act’ at the MOBO Award’s 18th Anniversary ... They came together and composed an African/Indian soundtrack, Bombae ... .
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Meet a Musician: Dave Doyle finds his home in the symphony and improv

News & Record 28 Oct 2021
Dave Doyle describes himself as a sort of “Jekyll and Hyde” in his musical pursuits ... “But, that’s where the Jekyll and Hyde comes in ... When I came to Greensboro, I was hearing new music that really stretched boundaries, things like the Art Ensemble of Chicago, an ensemble of African Americans. Their music was completely free, no pre-set melody ... Lopez, ... .
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DSO takes on ‘New Worlds’

The Oakland Press 27 Oct 2021
... III, “Ameri’ican,” which also incorporates African and indigenous American styles.
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High tech unifying video gives off all the right vibes

Independent online (SA) 24 Oct 2021
Picture. Khaya Ngwenya African News Agency (ANA) ... “The melodies were kept simple and easy to recite, which resulted in a lingering effect on the mind ... He also highlighted, during their DigiFest presentation, that the musical composition employed vocal polyphony, comprising independent African and Indian melodies, to give it an inter-cultural flavour.
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Congo moves to add rumba to Unesco’s world heritage list

The Times/The Sunday Times 12 Oct 2021
The sensual modern rumba, that is so unforgiving of amateur dancers, evolved in Cuba after the arrival of African slaves, whose drumming was blended with the melodies of ...
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2021 International Day of the Girl: Malala Fund hosts workshop on advocacy, girls' education, school safety

Reliefweb 12 Oct 2021
Forty young Nigerian women between the ages of 18 and 23 have benefited from a three-day intensive workshop on advocacy, girls' education and school safety, organised by Malala Fund ... Yemi Osinbajo and other government officials ... Participants were also treated to soothing melodies of inspiration and hope by African Union CIEFFA Champion, Ife Michael ... .
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KingDonna a rising star in house music industry

Independent online (SA) 11 Oct 2021
Pretoria - Years from now, when the South African dance music is written, it will not be complete without the name of Donald Thabo Seleka, commonly known as KingDonna ... He describes his music as African electronic with a dash of tech. “Simply put, I turn my life into melodies ... South African music was growing in an amazing way, he said.
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John Frayne | Blown away by Illinois Wind Symphony performance

The News-Gazette 10 Oct 2021
His 1946Ballad for Band” was a somewhat understated work that attempts to evoke the spirit of African American spirituals without any literal quotations. It begins with quiet, smooth melodies, followed by an active middle section, to a cool ending.

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