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  • The Importance Of Resistance Training

    INTRODUCTION It has been widely accepted that resistance training can be of great value for optimizing health and longevity. Resistance training is designed to improve muscular fitness by exercising a muscle group against an external resistance. Although resistance training is often associated with strength and power sports, this type of training is important in building up specific strengths in all sport categories. With the appropriate training methods, resistance training can enhance an athlete’s maximal strength, explosive power, and muscular endurance (Fisher et al., 2009). Each sport requires some combination of these components. Nutrition is often considered pivotal in the process of obtaining these performance enhancing adaptations. Just as training methods need to be specific to each sport, careful…

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  • Orchestra Compensation

    quite a bit in terms of compensation for instrument. Orchestra performers all play the same role. Performers who are experienced with an instrument, rather in front of a live audience or not, are needed for their ability to play specific instruments for entertainment to those who wish to hear their talent. Performance per instrument appears to be on a need basis. A violin concert master is compensated with a fee of $6,970. Low on the totem pole is of performers is Violin II, who receives a…

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  • Bowling Basin Rejuvenation Programme Analysis

    Scottish about rejuvenation programme for Bowling Basin I would like to propose a site-specific performance piece as part of the Bowling Basin rejuvenation programme. The performance would aim to attract the local community, passers by as well as anyone interested in the history of the harbour. The Bowling Harbour was first opened in 1851. It was a pioneer within the UK shipbuilding industry and provided the country with a large quantity of quality ships, before and during the war. The area…

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  • Character Analysis Of Fuddy Meers

    On the evening of Saturday October 8th, the cast of the play Fuddy Meers took the stage and put on a unique and exquisite performance. The play took place in the Temple Theatre which I found was a highly interesting venue. There were several different elements that I found greatly intriguing during the course of the ninety minute performance, however, there were a few elements that I felt were also lacking. The first element that I believed helped to add significance to the performance was…

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  • Pittsburgh Performing Arts Project Report

    The Pittsburgh Performing Arts Center offers classes that support cross-curriculum learning through the National Standards for Arts Education. Hands-on activity and a diverse curriculum are the main points of focus to enhance learning and imagination. Classes are offered on Thursdays and Fridays from 10am-12pm, and districts must sign up ahead of time if they wish to take part in the adventure. The Pittsburgh Performing Arts Center encompasses dance, theater, and world music, and all classes…

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  • Donald Francis Tovey's Analysis

    “Players should understand what they play;” that’s the starting statement of Donald Francis Tovey’s Companion to Beethoven’s Pianoforte Sonatas. Joel Lester, based on Tovey’s opinion, discusses the relationship between analysis and performance stating that “as analysts use scores as avenues to the pieces they analyze, […] they can –and should, I would argue– refer to performances in order to get at the essence of the pieces they analyze.” He also believes that musical scores function as “a map…

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  • The Importance Of Pluency In Literature

    given, then the measurement of the data becomes significantly limited, creating a “measurement ceiling” (2003). Needing to perform accurately within a specific time dimension is essential in many fields ranging from athletics to language to medicine and to factory jobs. When one performs fluently then the establishment for which they are needing to perform for (i.e. a doctor for a hospital) can then in turn operate more efficiently. Collectively, the researchers suggest the findings of the…

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  • Twelfth Night Gender Roles

    Our group presented Shakespeare’s play The Twelfth Night. After we were informed of the group members—we immediately gathered and assigned specific tasks to them. My job was to prepare a literary criticism. There were three sources cited. Collectively the sources identified with gender roles. The characters’ disguises were another commonality according to the cited sources. I have never been involved in the production of a play in using my influences for a stage play or even having incite of…

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  • Jazz Concert At The Club Heritage Faculty Showcase

    For my jazz performance event, I had the opportunity to attend the Club Heritage Faculty Showcase. This showcase was a part of the jazz series. The group that performed was called Jeremy Long Quartet. At the concert, Jeremy Long Quartet preformed some Jazz classics as well as some original songs. The concert showcase was on Tuesday, October 2016 at 7:30pm Shriver Center, Heritage Room. There were several performers that participated in the showcase. One of the performers, Jeremy Long,…

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  • Gymnastics Research Paper

    Kayla Rabenold Does Music Affect the Performance of a Gymnast’s vault? Introduction Gymnastics is a sport that involves so much more than just the skills. A gymnast needs to be strong, physically and mentally. A gymnast needs dedication, determination, and a will that could endure the worst of the worst. All of the factors that are needed to become a gymnast are not easily attained; it takes time to be able to incessantly progress. Gymnastics has been around for over 2000 years, but didn’t…

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