Background Music


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Background Music

Music used in a situation in which music is not the primary goal. For example, background music may be played at a convention where people gather or in a commercial for a food product. Background music is used in marketing to produce a desired response. For example, it may be used to produce a calming mood at the convention or to make viewers of a commercial excited about buying the product.
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A comparison of background music versus no music was performed on the problem behaviors of an adolescent with visual and intellectual disabilities during an assessment.
AMTC also provides custom messaging for use with background music or for telephone "on hold" use, and manufactures a wide array of commercial sound equipment.
If connections of either programme had watched BBC Points of View recently they would have soon realised that background music is a thorn in the side of many viewers.
One man wrote complaining about the background music ( but most of the comments are favourable," she said.
Finally found a record to challenge my Bob Crewe Generation Music to Watch Girls By LP as the swanky record of choice for background music at dinners and cocktail parties.
The fast-paced background music suggested a nightclub.
On the one hand, they are the ultimate background music.
It's more soothing than head-spinning, so it's great background music while hitting the homework books (on low volume, hatch).
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Pointer chronicles Carson's musical abilities in words, with background music that brings deeper meaning to the legend of a warrior who lost his identity in the aftermath of war.
Are they going to supply each child with a 'lightometer' to determine whether it needs more or less light and how are they going to determine which child needs background music and where in any given school will they find a teaching area for thosewho do not need background music ?
The so-called background music should live up to its name and stay in the background, not blasting out and drowning the story.
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