Culture research news
Found 50 culture articles.
For older articles, see the archives.
 
'Rebana Ubi' Computer Speaker
17-April-2014

UiTM researchers are modernising the 'Rebana Ubi', a traditional Malaysian musical instrument by infusing it with a modern computer aided technology.

Read more of the article entitled ''Rebana Ubi' Computer Speaker'

Contact: Darmarajah Nadarajah Institution: Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM)
 
Assimilating Gamelan into contemporary music
28-March-2014

This study evaluated how Gamelan music can be assimilated into contemporary music compositions and performance practices, opening up new possibilities for the use of the gamelan in the music industry.

Read more of the article entitled 'Assimilating Gamelan into contemporary music'

Contact: Darmarajah Nadarajah Institution: Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM)
 
New techniques in the performance practice and compositions of the Malay Gamelan
28-January-2014
 
Discovery of the Tomb of Khonsuemheb
8-January-2014

Tokyo, 8 Jan - Waseda university researchers discovered a new private tomb in the el-Khokha area of the Theban necropolis, across the Nile from Luxor. The owner of the tomb is Khonsuemheb, who was called Chief of the Workshop for Mut and Chief Brewer of the Temple of Mut.

Read more of the article entitled 'Discovery of the Tomb of Khonsuemheb'

Contact: Waseda University Institution: Waseda University
 
Pictorial Mnemonics x Sound Contrasting = More Effective English Teaching
2-January-2014

New research by Professor Emmanuel Manalo of Waseda University and Assistant Professor Yuri Uesaka of University of Tokyo has found that mnemonic images and explicit sound contrasting help Japanese children learn more effectively the sounds of the English alphabet.

Read more of the article entitled 'Pictorial Mnemonics x Sound Contrasting = More Effective English Teaching'

Contact: Waseda University Institution: Waseda University
Login
Password reminder.
Create Account...
Focus On...

Food

Focus on...

Food

 
Translate this Page...