Guy Chambers

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  • Persuasive Essay: Should Kids Have A Summer Break?

    Wyatt King Mrs. Misselhorn 6th Hour Language Arts 29 March 2017 Should Kids Have a Summer Break? For centuries kids have had most of the summer off. That time in between school some call heaven. For people that don’t know what heaven is its twelve weeks of break from school. During that time, kids can have fun, make memories with their families, and relax from loads of homework. Without that break between kids won’t be themselves. They won’t have time to make memories with their families, have fun, or relax. During the school year kids have homework almost every day. That can build up lots of stress for them. The first reason why kids should have a summer break is because it is a stress reliever. According to Denise Reynolds, Studies have shown that stress is involved with health. When talking about health, vacations can help prevent headaches, cardiovascular disease, cancer and other diseases that contribute to weakening the immune systems. In addition, vacations can give a new perspective on life (Reynolds). As a student summer vacations help with refreshing a kid’s mind so they are ready for next year. According to another article Mayra Bitsko, Parents and children, build up a lot of stress each day. Parents working all day and children excessive homework causes a lot of stress. Not only that, parents have a lot of things they have to fit into their schedule. To relives stress, family vacations help decrease stress by eliminating the routine or the daily things we do…

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  • Should School Sports Be Paid?

    We believe that sports should be cut from the school budget. They are bad for the students by the pressure they can bring,the possibility of a concussion, which causes kids -to miss school, and it can rob a kid of his childhood memories. The students are able to get a scholarship by playing sports. Only two percent of kid’s become professional athletes (Business Insider). That means out of all the football players at MTMS only eight percent may be offered a scholarship. It is even less than…

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  • Switching In The Classroom

    Tom is technically in the third grade. He was held back his first year of elementary school, but made progress after receiving DTT. He has annual IEP’s at his current school, The Help Group- Sunrise School. The Sunrise school specializes in promoting communicative, behavioral, social, academic, motor, adaptive and independent living skills. Tom excels at crafting activities, especially tactile activities (button play, zippers etc.) as well as the special technology program where iPads are used…

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  • Personal Narrative: Blood Brothers

    So they went off to Diamond city. They were halfway there and everyone started feeling sick, radiation was the cause, but then, Sycorax in Caliban turned into … humans. Joey was so surprised, that he tripped. They had a long talk about what just happened. Suddenly Sycorax started feeling sick and started going crazy. She started feeling worse and worse, so Joey and Caliban needed to leave her behind. So on the went to reach their destination. After two days they have reached Diamond city. They…

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  • Laurel Zucker Essay

    suffered from arthritis in her hands which limited her work. She had contributed by bringing the “Sonate Champetre for oboe, clarinet, bassoon, and piano. Her work, “Concerto de la fidelite pour coloratura soprano and orchestra” was premiered at a Paris Opera before she died. Paul Taffanel was born September 16, 1844 in Bordeaux, France and died in November 22, 1908 was a French flutist, conductor, and instructor. He took his lessons from his father at the age of nine and had his first concert…

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  • Reflection Of A Critique Reviewed By Sotto Voce

    The lady that composed this piece is actually the mother of the woman that was playing violin. I thought this was very cool and you could tell that this piece meant a lot to her. This piece is from the modern era as it was wrote in 2012. The piece itself was written to represent the landscape of Wallah Wallah, Washington. This was the place of a musical festival that she and her husband had founded. The landscape was supposed to be beautiful fields filled with golden grasses. The piece used…

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  • Mozart And Brahms Concert At The Walt Disney Concert Hall

    On Friday, November 25, 2016, at 8pm, I attended the Mozart and Brahms’ concert at the Walt Disney Concert Hall’s Los Angeles Philharmonic in Los Angeles, California. This was a very nice venue with a mixed crowd. They offered a student rush discount ticket which was amazing because they were pretty good seats for $10. The concert was held on “casual Friday.” People were still a little over dressed for being a casual night. As soon as I walked into the concert hall, I noticed an organ straight…

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  • Robert Machumann Op 17 Analysis

    In 1839, Breitkopf & Härtel published Robert Schumann’s Fantasie in C major, Op. 17. Schumann conceived the piece in early 1836. The first iteration of Op. 17 was a one movement piece titled Ruines. Ruines was Schumann’s cathartic expression of the fatigue of separation from his love, Clara Wieck. After several alterations of the piece--in the effort to raise funds for a monument to Beethoven--Schumann expanded Ruines to three movements, mulled over a series of titles, and ultimately settled on…

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  • Piano Figuration In Sarcasms

    3.3 Piano Figuration 3.3.1 Use of Percussive Figuration Prokofiev first used percussive figuration in Sarcasms Op. 17 and Toccata Op. 11 written in the same year. At the beginning of Sarcasms, the Tempestoso is depicted by the percussive introduction. The harsh percussive sound in the interval of the augmented fourth is not only reinforced by ff, but also projects an intense emotion. The dynamic contrast in the first four measures further heightens the intensity. Ex. 3.9 Sarcasms Op. 17 No. 1…

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  • Charles Ives Construction Of Subjectivity In Schubert's Music

    Charles Ives is one of the famous American Modernist composers. He was born in 1874 and he composed many compositions until he died in 1954. He was born in Connecticut as a son of Army bandmaster. He began to compose at 12 and he became an Organist at 14. Although he was not famous during his lifetime, he is very well-known as his unique compositional styles. His compositional style combines American popular and church music tradition. The Church music traditions of his youth with European and…

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