ENGLISH   MUSIC AND LITERATURE  Alejandro Álvarez Piedehierro Juan Manuel Díaz Serrano Victoria Donaire Ávila Jose Antonio...
LITERATURE
SHAKESPEARE <ul><li>He was born in Stratford-upon-Avon in April in 1564. </li></ul><ul><li>He is considered the best playw...
JANE AUSTEN <ul><li>She was an English novelist. </li></ul><ul><li>Her works sets among in landed gentry. </li></ul><ul><l...
CHARLES DICKENS <ul><li>He was born in Portsmouth in 1812. </li></ul><ul><li>Easy style work. </li></ul><ul><li>In 1833 Di...
OSCAR WILDE <ul><li>He was born in 1856 in Dublin. </li></ul><ul><li>He was a writer, poet and playwright. </li></ul><ul><...
ARTHUR CONAN DOYLE <ul><li>He was born in 1859 in Edimburgh. </li></ul><ul><li>He was famous for creating the fictional de...
MUSIC
RALPH VAUGHAN WILLIAMS <ul><li>He was born in 1872. </li></ul><ul><li>His fame came with the piece “Fantasy on a Theme by ...
THE BEATLES <ul><li>The band was formed in Liverpool in 1960. </li></ul><ul><li>John Lennon (rhythm guitar, vocals);  Paul...
QUEEN <ul><li>It’s a British rock band formed in 1971. </li></ul><ul><li>Musical diversity. </li></ul><ul><li>Brian May (g...
OASIS <ul><li>It was formed in 1991. </li></ul><ul><li>Gallagher’s brothers were the leaders and song writers. </li></ul><...
COLDPLAY <ul><li>The band was formed in 1996 in London. </li></ul><ul><li>Chris Martin (vocals, keyboard, guitar), Jon Buc...
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Presentación sobre la música y la literatura inglesa, realizada por alumnos de 2º Grado en Educación Primaria, UNEX.

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English music and literature

  1. 1. ENGLISH MUSIC AND LITERATURE Alejandro Álvarez Piedehierro Juan Manuel Díaz Serrano Victoria Donaire Ávila Jose Antonio Esteban de la Calle Marta Gómez Campos
  2. 2. LITERATURE
  3. 3. SHAKESPEARE <ul><li>He was born in Stratford-upon-Avon in April in 1564. </li></ul><ul><li>He is considered the best playwright of all time. </li></ul><ul><li>At the age of 18 he got married. </li></ul><ul><li>Hamlet </li></ul><ul><li>Romeo and Juliet </li></ul><ul><li>A midsummer night’s dream </li></ul>
  4. 4. JANE AUSTEN <ul><li>She was an English novelist. </li></ul><ul><li>Her works sets among in landed gentry. </li></ul><ul><li>At the age of 15 she started to write. </li></ul><ul><li>She dead at the age of 42. </li></ul><ul><li>Sense and sensibility </li></ul><ul><li>Emma </li></ul><ul><li>Persuasion </li></ul><ul><li>Pride and prejudice </li></ul>
  5. 5. CHARLES DICKENS <ul><li>He was born in Portsmouth in 1812. </li></ul><ul><li>Easy style work. </li></ul><ul><li>In 1833 Dickens started to write about London life. </li></ul><ul><li>Dickens used her novels for complain about depressing living conditions. </li></ul><ul><li>David Copperfield </li></ul><ul><li>Oliver Twist </li></ul><ul><li>A Christmas Carol </li></ul>
  6. 6. OSCAR WILDE <ul><li>He was born in 1856 in Dublin. </li></ul><ul><li>He was a writer, poet and playwright. </li></ul><ul><li>He spoke English, German and French. </li></ul><ul><li>He died bankrupt in Paris at the age of 46. </li></ul><ul><li>The picture of Dorian Gray </li></ul><ul><li>Salome </li></ul><ul><li>The importance of being Earnest. </li></ul>
  7. 7. ARTHUR CONAN DOYLE <ul><li>He was born in 1859 in Edimburgh. </li></ul><ul><li>He was famous for creating the fictional detective of “Sherlock Holmes”. </li></ul><ul><li>He wrote four novels about Sherlock Holmes. </li></ul><ul><li>In 1900 he wrote his longest book: “La guerra de los Bóers” </li></ul><ul><li>  He died of a heart attack at the age of 71. </li></ul>
  8. 8. MUSIC
  9. 9. RALPH VAUGHAN WILLIAMS <ul><li>He was born in 1872. </li></ul><ul><li>His fame came with the piece “Fantasy on a Theme by Thomas Tallis”. </li></ul><ul><li>Williams began collecting English folk songs. </li></ul><ul><li>Sea Symphony nº1 </li></ul><ul><li>Symphony nº4 </li></ul>
  10. 10. THE BEATLES <ul><li>The band was formed in Liverpool in 1960. </li></ul><ul><li>John Lennon (rhythm guitar, vocals); Paul McCartney (bass guitar, vocals),George Harrison (lead guitar, vocals) and Ringo Starr (drums, vocals). </li></ul><ul><li>Their last concert was the 29 th of August in 1966 in St. Francisco. </li></ul><ul><li>Abbey Road </li></ul><ul><li>Please please me </li></ul><ul><li>Help! </li></ul><ul><li>Love me do </li></ul>
  11. 11. QUEEN <ul><li>It’s a British rock band formed in 1971. </li></ul><ul><li>Musical diversity. </li></ul><ul><li>Brian May (guitar), Freddie Mercury (singer), Roger Taylor (drummer), John Deacon (bass). </li></ul><ul><li>Freddie died in 1991 due to AIDS. </li></ul><ul><li>Another bite the dust. </li></ul>
  12. 12. OASIS <ul><li>It was formed in 1991. </li></ul><ul><li>Gallagher’s brothers were the leaders and song writers. </li></ul><ul><li>It is considered one of the British musical groups of their country. </li></ul><ul><li>28th August 2009 after an argument between the Gallagher’s brothers, Noel decide to leave the band. </li></ul><ul><li>After some speculations the band changed its name to Beady Eye. </li></ul><ul><li>Recently has started his solo career. </li></ul>
  13. 13. COLDPLAY <ul><li>The band was formed in 1996 in London. </li></ul><ul><li>Chris Martin (vocals, keyboard, guitar), Jon Buckland (guitar), Guy Berryman (bass) and Will Champion (drums). </li></ul><ul><li>Coldplay have been an active supporter of various social and political causes. </li></ul><ul><li>The band has won a number of music awards throughout their career. </li></ul><ul><li>“ Paradise” the last single. </li></ul>

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