Essays about: "Lyrics"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 56 essays containing the word Lyrics.

  1. 1. The translation of song lyrics in popular music : German lyrics and their translation into English

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Janin Laurer; [2019]
    Keywords : song translation; approximation approach; adaptation; skopos; translation theory; linguistics;

    Abstract : This study investigates the translation of song lyrics and presents an analysis of translation outcomes. While the majority of previous studies regarding song translation focuses on the translation of lyrics from musicals and operas, this study focuses on the translation of popular song lyrics. READ MORE

  2. 2. Meeting the Audience and Myself. A singer’s search for reflection through music

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Högskolan för scen och musik

    Author : Anna Thunström; [2018-12-17]
    Keywords : Meeting; Audience; Reflection; Immersive; Dialogue; Changing context; Lute songs; Melancholy; Emotions; Lyrics;

    Abstract : As a classical singer, I have asked myself in what way I can meet my audience, and how tomove into a new context. I have wondered how I can create and use immersive music experiences as a tool for reflection, and in what way can I use lyrics as a starting point. READ MORE

  3. 3. Carmen : Voice of the Anima and its Echoes in Literature, Opera, Film and Music Video

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för musikvetenskap

    Author : Nareh Rostamian; [2018]
    Keywords : Carmen; Jung; Psychoanalysis; music; video; film; opera;

    Abstract : Since its publication in 1845, Prosper Mérimée’s Carmen has been adapted many times for stage and screen. This essay focuses on the novella, Bizet’s 1875 opera, Saura’s 1983 film and Paul Van Haver’s (known by his stage name Stromae) music video. READ MORE

  4. 4. When words are not enoughAn evaluation of character n-grams and function words in author identification of musical artists

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för datavetenskap

    Author : Alexander Nyström; [2018]
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    Abstract : When we write texts we unconsciously leave prints behind, these prints are things such as the words used, punctuation, special characters and more. There are several different approaches to author identification that utilises these features. READ MORE

  5. 5. Classification of explicit music content using lyrics and music metadata

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Linn Bergelid; [2018]
    Keywords : text classification; machine learning; song lyrics; music;

    Abstract : In a world where online information is growing rapidly, the need for more efficient methods to search for and create music collections is larger than ever. Looking at the most recent trends, the application of machine learning to automate different categorization problems such as genre and mood classification has shown promising results. READ MORE