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Are Modern Musicians Lazy: A Comparison between the Lengths of Modern and Classical Music

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  • Submitted: 11/07/2002
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AS and A Level Probability & Statistics

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Are Modern Musicians Lazy: A Comparison between the Lengths of Modern and Classical Music

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In this project I will endeavour to find out if "Classical" Music really is longer than "Modern" music. I have always enjoyed listening to music and have quite a broad taste in music. There has been a disturbing trend recently in music for songs to be quite short. Some bands appear to write songs which last no more than 2 minutes, which is hardly even value for money (considering you pay about £14 for a CD that sometimes lasts for a mere 25 minutes).

Therefore, for this project I have decided to see whether Classical Music really is longer than Modern Music, and hence, is probably better value for money. However, when phrased as it is above, the project will be far too broad for me to investigate properly, so I will have to set limits to define exactly what I am investigating.

By modern music I mean all music from the past 18 years, so any music released since the year I was born up until today. This will include as wide a range of different styles as I

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