Essays about: "Lyrics"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 62 essays containing the word Lyrics.

  1. 1. SONGS OF RAIN AND LOCOMOTION. Text mining of Japanese lyrics of pop and enka

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Andreas Wahlberg; [2019-06-20]
    Keywords : japanska; Japan; lyrics; love songs; text mining; singer-songwriters; enka; 80 s;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to compare the differences in the vocabulary used in lyrics of the two music genres Japanese pop and enka. Text mining or lexical analysis as described by Hanks (2013) and previous studies on Japanese lyrics such as Kobayashi et al (2017), Hosoya et al (2010) and Ōde et al (2014). READ MORE

  2. 2. A Genre Analysis of Contemporary Celtic Music: The Revival of the Traditional Ballad

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Pontus Kawalec; [2019-04-02]
    Keywords : Linguistics; Genre Studies; Celtic Music; Discourse Analysis;

    Abstract : This is a genre study in linguistics of which the sole purpose is to identify and categorise common conventions within lyrics from the genre Celtic music. Previously, there have been no dedicated or conclusive studies on the lyrics of Celtic music. READ MORE

  3. 3. Can Poetry Save the World? : Creating a Sustainable Future by Reading Green

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för utbildning, kultur och kommunikation

    Author : Alexander Vainikainen; [2019]
    Keywords : ecocriticism; ecofeminism; environmental pedagogy; sustainable development; teaching; reading green; poetry;

    Abstract : The purpose of this essay is to examine how ecocritical readings of poems and song lyrics can work as a catalyst for discussing questions regarding sustainable development in the subject of English. The poems “I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud” by William Wordsworth and “Andrew”by Andrea Gibson, but also the song lyrics for the song “Every Age”by José Gonzalez were selected for the analyze, since they can represent the varying types of texts that are used by teachers in upper secondary school. READ MORE

  4. 4. A Corpus Linguistic Study of the Female Role in Popular Music Lyrics

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Louise Krasse; [2019]
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  5. 5. Like dreams of mine

    University essay from Kungl. Musikhögskolan/Institutionen för jazz

    Author : Jonathan Stribrny; [2019]
    Keywords : Jazz;

    Abstract : In this project Jonathan Stribrny has composed and recorded music for his quintet focusing on finding his own voice as a composer. The music was recorded at The Royal College of Music in Stockholm. The purpuse of the project was to develope a characteristic sound as a composer and discover new ways for himself as a soloist. READ MORE