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Harlan Lattimore

A good singer who was simply connected with Don Redman’s Orchestra, Harlan Lattimore had a tiny name within the dark music world within the mid-1930’s. His mom was an opera vocalist and, although he was included totally within the pop music globe, one can sometimes hear hook operatic impact in …

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Tito Guizar

The very first Spanish-speaking singing cowboy over the silver screen in Hollywood, Tito Guizar was Mexico’s response to Gene Autry, and rated highly enough to create films alongside Roy Rogers. In Mexico, nevertheless, he was a straight bigger star, getting legions of youthful ladies in a way comparable to Frank …

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Philippe Brun

The first main French jazz trumpeter, Philippe Brun was among the finest trumpeters in virtually any country in the past due 1930’s. Although he originally analyzed violin, Brun was mainly self-taught around the trumpet. He started to record and get some good see in 1929 and through the following decade …

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Rosalind Russell

b. 4 June 1907, Waterbury, Connecticut, USA, d. 28 November 1976, Beverly Hillsides, LA, California, USA. Russell’s education included a spell on the American Academy of Dramatic Arts. Over the stage in the past due 20s, she is at the Broadway revue The Garrick Gaieties (1930) as well as the …

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Barry Gray

The name Barry Grey might not mean very much to the populace most importantly, but a reference to a number of the television series that he scored — Fireball XL5, Supercar, Stingray, Captain Scarlet as well as the Mysterons, Thunderbirds, UFO, Space: 1999 — will evoke instant recognition for all …

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Federico Chueca

Arrested through the St. Daniel’s Evening uprising that swept through Madrid in 1865, Federico Chueca is at prison when he composed the waltz, “A Prisoner’s Lament. Orchestrated by Francisco Asenjo-Barbieri, who transformed the name to “Cupid And Esculapius, the tune became a springboard for Chueca’s following success. 3 years afterwards, …

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Paul Howard

This artist’s name will come up in a number of contexts, from western swing to the annals from the guitar. Paul Howard, an antique nation performer from the glory times of the Grand Ole Opry, provides claimed to end up being the initial picker to purpose an amplified electric guitar …

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Calca Larga

Calça Larga was a sambista of heroic occasions who fought for respect and conducted the Acadêmicos perform Salgueiro samba college with their first triumph using the historic samba-enredo “Chica da Silva.” Calça Larga (aka Joaquim Casemiro) found its way to the Morro perform Salgueiro (Salgueiro Hill, in the Tijuca borough …

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Fon-Fon

Director of the famous orchestra in the ’40s which had many years of international encounter, Fon-Fon was the initial in Brazil to truly have a group with saxophone, trumpet, and trombone areas. In his orchestra, he previously among the better music artists of Rio, at that time. At ten, he …

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Albert Socarras

The first jazz flute soloist ever sold (predating the better-known Wayman Carver by many years), Albert Socarras made records with Clarence Williams starting in 1927 and took occasional flute solos at least as soon as 1929. He started his profession playing in his indigenous Cuba, moving towards the U.S. in …

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