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Tag Archives: 1920s – 1940s

Cândido Botelho

Cândido Botelho, an informed chamber vocalist and Villa-Lobos beloved interpreter, had achievement as a favorite music vocalist both in Brazil and in the U.S. In June 1940, having performed in NY representing Brazil in the world’s reasonable, Botelho was consecrated as the Tone of voice of Brazil. The vocalist who …

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Antônio Caetano

Antônio Caetano founded in 1926, with Paulo da Portela and Antônio Rufino, the Oswaldo Cruz samba college, which in 1931 would end up being the Vai Como Pode and in 1934 would adopt the definitive denomination of Portela. A resourceful musician, Caetano performed the trumpet, the saxophone, and your guitar, …

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Ed “Snoozer” Quinn

This talented multi-instrumentalist on stringed instruments had a nickname that a lot more than just hints at deep sleeping ability, an art that might be seemingly easy to get if one worked as an accompanist to Bing Crosby. Burning a crooner is definitely among the many contexts where Ed “Snoozer” …

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J. Tomás

J. Tomás was the writer of the popular samba “Sarambá,” which experienced lyrics by Duque and was provided in Paris by Pixinguinha’s Oito Batutas. His “Teresinha” was effective as his edition in 1929. With partner Orestes Barbosa, he constructed the melody “Flor perform Asfalto” (documented with achievement by Castro Barbosa …

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Otto Mikell

The Mikell category of Charleston, SC is a music dynasty, featuring two Eugenes and an Otto. Certainly, both Eugenes overshadow Otto Mikell in popularity, beginning with the daddy, Eugene Mikell, Sr. who’s, in turn, a lot more of a story than either of his sons. Eugene Sr. was connected with …

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Frank Walker

Frank Walker may be the John Hammond of nation music. Doing work for Columbia in the first ’20s, he was in charge of getting blues belter Bessie Smith towards the label. Furthermore, he also authorized the Skillet Lickers, composing and creating their popular “Corn Licker Still in Georgia” regular. Walker …

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John Haughton

A member of 1 from the Baltimore area’s more notable music family members, trombonist John “Shorty” Haughton had serious competition from his sibling Chauncey Haughton with regards to amassing the sort of discography that strains record enthusiasts’ wallets. Evidently there was very little competition with regards to height, nevertheless, if …

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Murray Kellner

If a musician’s recognition was based purely on something of tallying up every time their taking part in have been heard by a person group of ears, after that possibly the superstars from the music business will be people such as for example Eleanor Slatkin, Julius Brand, Solomon Deutsch, Irving …

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Gadé

Author of several strikes from the Golden Period of Brazilian music, Gade was recorded by a number of the very best names of this period. With Valfrido Silva, he had written many tracks in the samba-choro design, becoming recognized for public fascination with the design. In 1923 Gade had been …

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Hale’s Kentucky Mountaineers

“I can’t show these damn Kentucky mountaineers aside!” a study helper shouted into his cellular phone at a vehicle stop someplace in the shroudy mists from the Blue Ridge Mountains. The remark attracted among the harmful hillbilly types who are generally lurking about rest channels, a few of them bluegrass …

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