Suite (from the French Suite – “row”, “sequence”) – a cyclical musical form, consisting of several independent contrasting parts, united by a common concept.
It is a multi-part cycle consisting of independent, contrasting plays, united by a common artistic idea. Sometimes, instead of the name “suite”, composers used another, also widespread – “partita”.
The suite is distinguished from the sonata and symphony by the great independence of the parts, not such rigor, the regularity of their relationship. The term “suite” was introduced in the second half of the XVII century by French composers. Suites of the XVII — XVIII centuries were dancing; orchestral non-dancing suites appeared in the 19th century (the most famous are “Scheherazade” by N. A. Rimsky-Korsakov, “Pictures from the Exhibition” by M. P. Mussorgsky). Continue reading
Currently, there are many different computer headphones on sale and it is very easy, especially for a beginner, to get lost and make the wrong choice.
So, let’s figure out how to choose the right headphones for your computer.
With or without a microphone?
There are two large groups of computer headphones: in which a microphone is mounted and without it. Those who are fond of games on the network, as well as communicating online via Skype and other similar programs should definitely choose headphones equipped with a microphone. Continue reading
Music can be safely called a universal language. Regardless of the language in which certain songs are performed, for some reason we want to listen to specific music, even if we completely do not understand the meaning of the song.
Many scientists are struggling with the questions: what determines the musical taste of a person, why some songs and music become “hackneyed” for several years, while others are quickly forgotten. The same question haunts musicians and composers, as they want people to enjoy their work. There are many sociological studies that can be found through the printing of booklets, magazines, brochures on psychology. This literature is constantly updated and added. Let’s try to figure out a little with the reasons for our musical addictions. Continue reading