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Imma Shine
21 March, 2009, 12:25 am
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Remember “Imma Shine” from the movie “Step Up”?

Step Up – Imma Shine

I just found out it may have been derived from a baroque music – Marcello’s Oboe Concerto in D minor! Was tuning in to 92.4FM in the car this afternoon and the violin motive sounded so similar! What a beautiful melody to reuse and translate into a hip-hop music.

Marcello – Oboe Concerto in D minor


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[…] I really love finding similarities between music of the past and music of the present. Though they are almost a hundred or a few hundred years apart, the elements in it still remains. Before this, I ever posted another comparison between a current piece and a baroque piece. Check it out over here: Imma Shine […]

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