Classical music permeates contemporary life. Encountered in waiting rooms, movies, and hotel lobbies as much as in the concert hall, perennial orchestral favorites mingle with commercial jingles, video-game soundtracks, and the booming bass from a passing car to form the musical soundscape of our daily lives. In this provocative and ground-breaking study, Melanie Lowe explores why the public instrumental music of late-eighteenth-century Europe has remained accessible, entertaining, and distinctly pleasurable to a wide variety of listeners for over years.
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Now, in addition to tracking your weight, calculating recipes and identifying bird calls, your iPhone or iPod Touch can serve as a touch-screen remote control for the music playing in different rooms of your home. You stroll magisterially through your dwelling, browsing your music collection on your phone. You can start playing some Broadway in the bedroom, Latin in the living room and rock in the rec room.
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When I was a child, one of the highlights of the day was Listen With Mother. It was a chance for parents to take a break from household chores and children from devising new ways of annoying those parentsand for both to sit down and enjoy listening to something together. And it was at university that an unhealthy interest in the endless noodlings of prog rock developed into a passion for classical works: almost every day brought a new musical discovery, listening in fellow students' rooms, and a slight broadening of my listening horizon.
Pleasure Rooms in Liverpool. Please note this will be an all-ticket event, so once the tickets are gone, they are gone. Tickets are about to go on the final release.
Earlier this year, we announced that the Pleasure Rooms would be returning for one night only as a major reunion party would be taking place in the city. Now, due to popular demand, the organisers of the reunion have moved to a bigger venue and put more tickets on sale. The move also means that the event can now include festival lighting, world-class sounds and visuals, and LED screen system, CO2 cannons, lasers, confetti and more.
Back To Basics goes back to its roots on 21st of May with a night at the hands of the men that carried it to its legendary status. As the pipes and breathy vocals of Marshall Jefferson's Open Your Eyes first spread out from the speakers of The Chocolate Factory later to become a fixture in Leeds clubbing folklore after its reincarnation as The Music Factorynobody could have known that the track would mark the start of one of the nation's most defied house nights of all time. The founder of Leeds label Vision, as well as touring electronic outfit Soundsystem, Lawson is heralded by many as an understated hero of house music, his contribution as a DJ, producer and label head revered by those in the know for its impact on a local, national and international level. Going on to found Bugged Out!