As it is known that nowadays, there are many kinds of music you can enjoy. There are pop, rock, blues, jazz, alternative music and so on. Moreover, have you heard about alternative music? Have you known well what is alternative music? The music which somehow is a little bit similar to the rock for us actually has different characteristic. For you who want ti know more about this alternative music, you can check the explanation out as in the paragraphs below.
In this case, there are some characteristics of alternative music so you can know about what is alternative music.
* Popular through the power of word of mouth
For the first characteristic is that this music has been popular caused by the power of word of mouth. If we take a look to the pop music for example, this music has been popular caused by its modern music and it develops so fast actually. It is very different with this alternative music. As one of the genres in rock music, the popularity of the music develops in little bars and cafes first. In 1980s, the group band bringing this music usually only show at clubs and the group only has an indie label for their songs.
* Having no musical style
If talking about musical style in alternative music, we can say that it has no musical style. However, you can get the alternative music with its high tension of the guitar chords and the drum will be played in a high tension as well. Thus, it sounds like you can shout your song as you want.
* Its lyric
Last, what is alternative music? It will be the lyric of the music which mostly have the same topic. The lyric will be about social problems such as suicide, depression, drug use or environmentalism.
What do you think about genre of music in this recent day? Yeah, it has many kinds of music genres which we can enjoy every day. We can enjoy pop, rock, jazz, blues or maybe electronic music with its genres. However, what is electronic music and electronic music genres actually? For those who has not known about this kind of music, you can read the explanation about it as in the following explanation.
First, if we talk about electronic music genres, we need to understand first what electronic music is first. From the name, electronic music, of course, is music which is produced by the electronical sound. Usually, there are the special electronic musical instruments used there. In this case, if we hear guitar, actually the sound does not come from the guitar but from computer for instance. Thus, in this case, the combination of different electronical sounds will be the root of this electronic music. Moreover, this electronic music develops with the development of technology as well especially digital audio. For the first development of this music, it is in the late of 1960s and it has been still developed until now.
After that, one of the example of this electronic music genres is disco. As having been known that disco music is pure will use electronical sounds. We will not find any guitar, drum or maybe piano when the music is played. What we will see is that a dj equipment. From this characteristic, we can know that the music comes from the combination of many electronical sounds from computer and DJ equipment there. If you have come to the night club or maybe bar, you can find this kind of electronical music easily. Of course, this disco music will be very nice for dancing all night long.
What do you think first about classical music? Yeah, it will be so slow, nice, soft and somehow it makes people sleepy. This classical music is actually has a very good function to the development of baby’s brain starting from when the baby is in the womb. That is why this music is recommended to be heard for all babies. Then, do you know that this music comes since there are some classical music composers? Who are they? Here is the explanation of some composers of classical music.
To begin with, there is Johann Sebastian Bach. He was born in 1685 and died in 1750. He is a German composer of classical music and having been wrote more than 1100 compositions. There are songs, cantatas, arias, organ works and many more which have been created. Some popular works of him are Air on G String and Brandenburg Concertos.
After that, there is Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Who does not know Mozart, ne of the great composers in his young age. Born as Austrian, he had mastered violin and piano in his 5 age. There are over 600 works have been composed by Mozart and many works of him are very popular until today such as Piano Concerto no 21 and Symphony no 40.
Then, do not forget that we have Ludwig van Beethoven. A pianist and composer from Germany who had composed many famous works and those works have been listened until this day. What makes him great as classical music composer is that many of his works are created when he is almost deaf. Some works of him are Sonata no 14 and Bagatelle no 25.
Those are three great classical music composer in the world. Actually, there are so many so many composers which you can know, and they are three of them.