Very urgent work make sure you can take it then talk to me

This class is a part of the ethnomusicology program at UCSB. Ethnomusicologists study the ways that music has meaning and purpose for individuals, families, and communities. This essay asks you to use some of the techniques of ethnomusicology to discuss the meaning of music for someone that you know.

 

For this essay, we ask that you interview a friend or a member of your family about their favorite popular music (“popular” as defined in class). Find someone whose musical taste is different from your own—preferably someone who likes music that you do not like. Sit down with this person and ask them to tell you about their favorite music. It is a good idea to audio-record your interview so that you can write down exactly what they say. You can make an audio recording on many computers, smart phones, or with dedicated devices such as a tape-recorder. If you don’t have an audio-recorder, be sure to take careful notes. Although you are being asked to conduct an interview, we want your essay to be more than a transcript of your conversation. You are expected to synthesize the information from your interview with your own thoughts and analyses to create an informative ethnomusicological report.

 

Some useful questions might include: When did you first hear this music? How and why do you find this music appealing? When, and in what contexts do you listen to this music? How do you take part in this music-culture? While these questions are good places to start you are expected to come up with questions of your own as well. Potential points of discussion include friendship, family, love, ethnicity, school, work, authority, religion, growing up, etc. Try to avoid being judgmental about your friend’s music. Even if it is not a style that you like, try to hear it from your friend’s perspective.

 

You must connect what you learn doing the interview to at least two of the readings assigned for this class. Cite these readings and include a References Cited section at the end of the paper. You should also cite your own interview using this format: (p.c., Bob Smith, 10 October 2011, Isla Vista, Cal.).* Think of prominent themes of the course: music and identity, politics, religion, technology, and so forth.

 

Make sure to give your essay a sensible title, keep your writing focused, support yourself with examples, and communicate your ideas clearly and effectively. Writing essentials like spelling, grammar, organization and style are of utmost importance.

 

Length: 1000 words, double-spaced (e.g., three double-spaced pages in 12-point Times).

 

Essay #1: 15%

 

Place your order
(550 words)

Approximate price: $22

Calculate the price of your order

550 words
We'll send you the first draft for approval by September 11, 2018 at 10:52 AM
Total price:
$26
The price is based on these factors:
Academic level
Number of pages
Urgency
Basic features
  • Free title page and bibliography
  • Unlimited revisions
  • Plagiarism-free guarantee
  • Money-back guarantee
  • 24/7 support
On-demand options
  • Writer’s samples
  • Part-by-part delivery
  • Overnight delivery
  • Copies of used sources
  • Expert Proofreading
Paper format
  • 275 words per page
  • 12 pt Arial/Times New Roman
  • Double line spacing
  • Any citation style (APA, MLA, Chicago/Turabian, Harvard)

Our guarantees

Delivering a high-quality product at a reasonable price is not enough anymore.
That’s why we have developed 5 beneficial guarantees that will make your experience with our service enjoyable, easy, and safe.

Money-back guarantee

You have to be 100% sure of the quality of your product to give a money-back guarantee. This describes us perfectly. Make sure that this guarantee is totally transparent.

Read more

Zero-plagiarism guarantee

Each paper is composed from scratch, according to your instructions. It is then checked by our plagiarism-detection software. There is no gap where plagiarism could squeeze in.

Read more

Free-revision policy

Thanks to our free revisions, there is no way for you to be unsatisfied. We will work on your paper until you are completely happy with the result.

Read more

Privacy policy

Your email is safe, as we store it according to international data protection rules. Your bank details are secure, as we use only reliable payment systems.

Read more

Fair-cooperation guarantee

By sending us your money, you buy the service we provide. Check out our terms and conditions if you prefer business talks to be laid out in official language.

Read more