Essays about: "lyrics"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 73 essays containing the word lyrics.

  1. 1. Revival of the Cambodia’s music as a form to sustain national identity : a case study of SmallWorld SmallBand in producing authentic songs

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kommunikation och medier

    Author : Sophornna Chea; [2020]
    Keywords : national identity; cultural identity; authenticity; revival; cultural citizenship; youth culture; social media; imagined community; media studies; production studies; music studies; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis critically examines the experiences of young artists in Cambodia’s music industry with regard to their experiences of incorporating traditional instruments and genres into music-making processes. The investigation is based on a case study of an original music band known as SmallWorld SmallBand, which is one of the leading bands in Cambodia. READ MORE

  2. 2. End-to-end Learning for Singing-Language Identification

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

    Author : Daniel del Castillo Iglesias; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Singing-language identification (SLID) consists in identifying the language of the sung lyrics directly from a given music recording. This task is of spe- cial interest to music-streaming businesses who benefit from music localiza- tion applications. READ MORE

  3. 3. 'We Rising Up' : Rap Music as a Tool of Resistance

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Malmö högskola/Institutionen för globala politiska studier (GPS)

    Author : Dina Baya; [2020]
    Keywords : rap music; resistance; oppression; African American community; cultural resistance;

    Abstract : This study aims to point out how music can be used as resistance. This study looks at four rap songs and how the lyrics express resistance against African American oppression in the United States of America. READ MORE

  4. 4. Tokyo Night Fever : A study of English code-switching in Japanese 1970s & 1980s city pop

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Japanska

    Author : Kevin Östlie; [2020]
    Keywords : code-switching; code-mixing; city-pop; Japanese; language study; music; disco; soft rock; funk; 1970s; 1980s; Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to add further knowledge regarding the mixing of languages (code-switching) in Japanese popular music from the 1970s and 1980s. The genre of focus is the newly resurfaced musical style city-pop. Analysis of functional elements as well as a quantitative examination of three established code-switching types was made. READ MORE

  5. 5. Concurrent generation of melody and lyrics by recurrent neural networks

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

    Author : Pietro Bolcato; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : This work proposes a conditioned recurrent neural network architecture forconcurrent melody and lyrics generation. This is in contrast to methods thatfirst generate music and then lyrics, or vice versa. READ MORE