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    A friend has a essay due next year on adding an Orchestra to popular music, she is struggling to find information or books on this technique.

    What is the term called when you do this or does anyone know good places for information on these kind of methods of remixing music?
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    (Original post by imhiya)
    A friend has a essay due next year on adding an Orchestra to popular music, she is struggling to find information or books on this technique.

    What is the term called when you do this or does anyone know good places for information on these kind of methods of remixing music?
    listen to this:



    The composer is a good friend, I saw him play this at a John Peel tribute gig at the South Bank, it blew the BBC execs minds! (it kicks off at 3:30)
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    Also look at the history of Race relations in America vis a vis pop music.

    Strings and orchestration were added to black soul music to make it more "palatable" to a white audience.
 
 
 
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