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The Knack launch their first album, “Get The Knack” (produced by Mike Chapman), and see their debut single, “My Sharona” spend six weeks at #1. Performers, together with singers and instrumentalists, can add musical expression to a track or piece by adding phrasing , by adding effects reminiscent of vibrato (with voice and a few instruments, resembling guitar, violin, brass instruments and woodwinds), dynamics (the loudness or softness of piece or a bit of it), tempo fluctuations (e.g., ritardando or accelerando , that are, respectively slowing down and speeding up the tempo), by adding pauses or fermatas on a cadence , and by changing the articulation of the notes (e.g., making notes extra pronounced or accented, by making notes more legato , which means easily linked, or by making notes shorter).

All cultures embody a mix of each, and performance might range from improvised solo taking part in to extremely deliberate and organised performances such as the modern classical concert, spiritual processions, classical music festivals or music competitions Chamber music , which is music for a small ensemble with only some of each sort of instrument, is usually seen as more intimate than massive symphonic works.

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