American Sound

Elvis Presley - From Elvis At American Sound Studio (2013)  Music

Posted by v3122 at April 27, 2015
Elvis Presley - From Elvis At American Sound Studio (2013)

Elvis Presley - From Elvis At American Sound Studio (2013)
EAC | Flac(Image) + Cue + Log & MP3 CBR 320Kbps
2CD | Follow That Dream, 506020-975064 | ~ 830 or 370 Mb | Covers Included
Rock'n'Roll / Pop / Pop Rock

Following on from the success of FTD's classic album versions of From Elvis In Memphis and Back In Memphis, FTD presents the remaining recordings from his legendary sessions at American Sound in Memphis recorded in1969. Finally, these great tracks are issued as a stand-alone album with unreleased outtakes, un-dubbed versions and instrumentals. Elvis At American Sound Studio completes the 69 Memphis trilogy, and fittingly gets the FTD classic album treatment to complement the other two releases…
Keeping Score - Copland and the American Sound - Michael Tilson Thomas

Keeping Score - Copland and the American Sound - Michael Tilson Thomas
Classical | 1 DVD | 6.35 GB | DVD FULL No compression
2006 | Publisher: San Francisco Symphony 821936001592
The Queer Composition of America's Sound: Gay Modernists, American Music, and National Identity

The Queer Composition of America's Sound: Gay Modernists, American Music, and National Identity by Nadine Hubbs
English | Oct 18, 2004 | ISBN: 0520241843 | 293 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

In this vibrant and pioneering book, Nadine Hubbs shows how a gifted group of Manhattan-based gay composers were pivotal in creating a distinctive "American sound" and in the process served as architects of modern American identity.
The Queer Composition of America's Sound: Gay Modernists, American Music, and National Identity (Repost)

The Queer Composition of America's Sound: Gay Modernists, American Music, and National Identity by Nadine Hubbs
English | 2004 | ISBN: 0520241851 | 293 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

In this vibrant and pioneering book, Nadine Hubbs shows how a gifted group of Manhattan-based gay composers were pivotal in creating a distinctive "American sound" and in the process served as architects of modern American identity.
Accent Reduction For Professionals: How to Eliminate Your Accent to Sound More American

"Accent Reduction For Professionals: How to Eliminate Your Accent to Sound More American" by Whitney Nelson
2015 | EPUB | 110 pages | ISBN: 1518717454 | English | 1.55 MB
Sound the Charge: The U.S. Cavalry in the American West 1866-1916 (repost)

Sound the Charge: The U.S. Cavalry in the American West 1866-1916 (The G.I.Series №12)
1998 | ISBN: 1853673196 | English | 74 Pages | PDF | 20 MB

The Sound & Style of American English (3rd Ed)  

Posted by Linguist_expert at June 11, 2015
The Sound & Style of American English (3rd Ed)

The Sound & Style of American English (3rd Ed)
6 Audio CDs: English: MP3, 128 Kbps (2 channel) | Duration: 8 Hours | 2006 | ISBN-10: 0926862936
PDF Book
Overal size: 453 MB | Genre: Learning English (American) | Level: Intermediate

People from many professions, not just acting, want to reduce their native accent and/or make themselves understood more clearly when speaking American English. Business professionals are particularly interested in presenting a more distinctly American speech presence. Learning to speak American English naturally is becoming increasing popular with actors from Europe, Asia, and Africa, especially as the US stage, film, and television industries present such significant increases in dramatic opportunities. Dr. David Alan Stern’s series highlighting American accents for actors of other native languages has become the premiere acting tool in the non-American actor’s accent arsenal.
History of the American Cinema: The Talkies: American Cinema's Transition to Sound, 1926-1931 (repost)

History of the American Cinema: The Talkies: American Cinema's Transition to Sound, 1926-1931 by Donald Crafton
English | Dec 12, 1997 | ISBN: 0684195852 | 656 Pages | PDF | 43 MB

The Talkies offers readers a rare look at the time when sound was a vexing challenge for filmmakers and the source of contentious debate for audiences and critics. Donald Crafton presents a panoramic view of the talkies' reception as well as in-depth looks at sound design in selected films, filmmaking practices, censorship, issues of race, and the furious debate over cinema aesthetics that erupted once the movies began to speak.
Atlas of North American English: Phonetics, Phonology and Sound Change

Atlas of North American English: Phonetics, Phonology and Sound Change by Sharon Ash
English | Dec 8, 2005 | ISBN: 3110167468 | 318 Pages | PDF | 52 MB

The Atlas of North American English provides the first overall view of the pronunciation and vowel systems of the dialects of the U.S. and Canada. The Atlas re-defines the regional dialects of American English on the basis of sound changes active in the 1990s and draws new boundaries reflecting those changes. It is based on a telephone survey of 762 local speakers, representing all the urbanized areas of North America.
Sound Targets: American Soldiers and Music in the Iraq War

Sound Targets: American Soldiers and Music in the Iraq War by Jonathan Pieslak
English | May 4, 2009 | ISBN: 0253220874 | 240 Pages | PDF | 5 MB

Though a part of American soldiers' lives since the Revolutionary War, by World War II music could be broadcast to the front. Today it accompanies soldiers from the recruiting office to the battlefield.