ArticleSchafer, John C.This article attempts to explain the extraordinary popularity of Vietnamese composer and singer Trịnh Công Sơn. Although he attracted attention with love songs composed in the late 1950s, it was his antiwar songs, particularly those collected in Songs . . .
Recording, musicalBennett, Dr. RuthThis is a language book focusing on study of the Hupa language through the presentation of four songs. Included with the texts are direct translations and English translations. In addition, a contextual interpretation is presented, with discussions of . . .
ArticleSchafer, John C.Various explanations have been offered for the extraordinary popularity of the composer and singer Trịnh Công Sơn: his poetic lyrics, his avoidance of the clichés of prewar music, his antiwar themes, his ability to choose talented female singers, and . . .
ThesisMatsuoka, William MichaelProfanity in popular music has been blamed for causing an increase in adolescent violence following recent mass shootings. Using Visual Basic for Application scripts, I compile a dataset that includes profanity counts from 2688 songs (1970-2012) and 2 . . .