Patriotic Music And Rock Music


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Patriotic Music And Rock Music

  1. 1. Patriotic Music <br />
  2. 2. Most popular patriotic songs knows<br />Star Spangled Banner<br />Battle Hymn of the Republic<br />Stars and Stripes Forever<br />Yankee Doodle<br />My Old Kentucky Home<br />My Country tis of thee<br />America the Beautiful<br />
  3. 3. FYI:<br />Patriotic songs were writtindue to several wars/Battles<br />The American Revolution<br />The war of 1812<br />The American Civil War<br />The Spanish American War<br />These songs were created to promote national unity<br />The songs included Hymns, national songs, music from stage and screen, and poems<br />
  4. 4. Star Spangled Banner<br />Written by Francis Scott Key at the age of 35<br />It was originally a poem written after seeing Royal Navy ships bomb during the War of 1812<br />The melody was from a British Drinking song.<br />Finally proclaimed the National Anthem in 1931<br />
  5. 5. Battle Hymn of the republic<br />Became popular during the Civil War<br />Was originally a camp fire song<br />Mine eyes have seen the glory of the coming of the Lord: <br />He is trampling out the vintage where the grapes of wrath are stored; <br />He hath loosed the fateful lightning of His terrible swift sword: His truth is marching on. <br />(Chorus) Glory, glory, hallelujah! Glory, glory, hallelujah! Glory, glory, hallelujah! His truth is marching on. <br />
  6. 6. Stars and stripes forever<br />Written by John Phillip Sousa <br />in 1896, finished on Christmas Day<br />JPS was a trombone player<br />The national march of America<br />Written right after the Spanish American War<br />
  7. 7. My Old Kentucky Home<br />Written by Stephen Foster in 1853<br />Is the state song of Kentucky<br />The song describes the life of a slave on a plantation<br />
  8. 8. The sun shines bright in My Old Kentucky home,&apos;Tis summer, and people are arayThe corn-top&apos;s ripe and the meadow&apos;s in the bloomWhile the birds make music all the day.<br />The young folks roll on the little cabin floorAll merry, all happy and bright;By &apos;n&apos; by hard times comes a knocking at the doorThen My Old Kentucky Home, good night!<br />Weep no more my ladyOh! weep no more today!We will sing one songFor My Old Kentucky HomeFor My Old Kentucky Home, far away.<br />
  9. 9. America the beautiful<br />The words written by Kathrine Lee Bates in 1985<br /> The melody was written by Samuel A Ward in 1882<br />It wasn’t 1904 the lyrics and music were put together and performed<br />
  10. 10. O beautiful, for spacious skies, For amber waves of grain, For purple mountain majesties Above the fruited plain! <br />America! America! God shed His grace on thee,And crown thy good with brotherhood, from sea to shining sea.<br /> O beautiful, for pilgrim feet Whose stern, impassioned stress A thoroughfare for freedom beat Across the wilderness!<br />America! America! God mend thineev&apos;ry flaw;Confirm thy soul in self control, thy liberty in law!<br /> O beautiful, for heroes proved In liberating strife, Who more than self their country loved And mercy more than life!<br />America! America! May God thy gold refine,Till all success be nobleness, and ev&apos;ry gain divine!<br /> O beautiful, for patriot dream That sees beyond the years, Thine alabaster cities gleam Undimmed by human tears!<br />America! America! God shed His grace on thee,And crown thy good with brotherhood, from sea to shining sea!<br />
  11. 11. Another American Timeless Tradition<br />……………………Rock and roll<br />
  12. 12. Facts<br />Became popular in the 1940’s and 50’s<br />Usually played with two electric guitars<br />One rhythm <br />One lead<br />A bass guitar<br />Drum set<br />
  13. 13. Some famous songs, Artists, and Bands<br />“Rock around the Clock”<br />“Shake rattle and roll”<br />The Beatles<br />Elvis Pressley<br />ACDC<br />Guns N’ Roses<br />The Beach Boys<br />Queen<br />
  14. 14. Time Line<br />Rock and Roll-1950’s- early1960’s<br />The British Invasion-mid 60’s<br />Garage Rock<br />Surf Music<br />Heavy Metal<br />
  15. 15. Rock and Roll<br />Evolved in the US <br />Spread very quickly <br />Popularized the Electric guitar<br />“Rock around the clock”<br />
  16. 16. The Beatles<br />Rock and pop group from Liverpool England<br />4 guys<br />George Harrison<br />Ringo Starr<br />Paul McCartney<br />John Lennon<br />Most Commercially successful <br />By 1985 they had sold over 1 billion Recorders (the big flat CDs ) <br />“Help”<br />
  17. 17. Garage Rock<br />Heavily Influenced by many British Groups<br />By 1963, garage band singles were creeping into the national charts in greater number (hence the name)<br />Typical themes revolved around the traumas of high school life.<br />
  18. 18. Surf Music<br />Popular music associated with surf culture,<br />Orange County and other areas of Southern California.<br />In the 1960s, Southern California was a melting-pot of many ideas and musical thought<br />Unlike much of the US at the time, large numbers of Mexicans lived in this part of California, <br />their music was no doubt heard by many aspiring musicians of the era. Rock instrumentation, with an aggressive jazz-influenced drummer and some Latin influences equals Surf music.<br />
  19. 19. Some Surf Bands/ Songs<br />“Fun, Fun, Fun” The Beach Boys<br />“Surfer Girl”<br />“Be True to your school”<br />“ I get around”<br />&quot;Wipe Out&quot;, The Surfaris, 1962.<br />
  20. 20. Heavy Metal <br />Established in the US and England<br />Popular in the 1970’s<br />the bands that created heavy metal developed<br />thick, <br />massive sound,<br /> characterized by highly amplified disorder sound,<br />extended guitar solos,<br /> emphatic beats, and<br /> overall loudness.<br />
  21. 21. Heavy Metal Artists<br />Led Zeppelin<br />Metallica<br />ACDC<br />Kiss<br />Steppenwolf<br />“Back in Black”<br />