Rhapsody the Podcast
Rhapsody is a Hopewell Valley Central High School student-run music theory podcast that is supported their teacher David Schwartzer.
- Deep Dive - An in depth analysis on one song from one artist
- Head to Head - The ultimate comparing of two songs
- Copycat - Comparing an original song to a Cover
- Sample the Sample - Analyzing samples of our favorite hits
- Connect the Dots - Connecting musical themes between artists
Recent Podcast Episodes
In this Head to Head we will be discussing the differences and similarities between the hip hop subgenres of trap and Brooklyn drill.
In this Deep Dive we will be discussing the song I Ain’t Marching Anymore by Phil Ochs, and its roots as a protest song and a folk song.
In this Connect the dots we will be discussing the overall whimsical and unique style of Neil Cicirega, also known as Lemon Demon.
In this enter episode format we will be discussing Tyler the Creators style
In this “Connect the Dots” episode, we examine Christmas songs to find what makes them sound like Christmas, using music theory concepts as our guide.
Recent Rhapsody Blog Posts
The Art of Curses and the Devils who Use Them is a short story by Hopewell Valley Central High School sophomore Samiyah Syed & was published in Panorama, the literary arts magazine.LISTEN NOW
The Tiny Demon Child . . . Or Lack Thereof is a poem by Hopewell Valley Central High School sophomore Samiyah Syed & was published in Panorama, the literary arts magazine.LISTEN NOW