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Tag Archives: 1920s – 1960s

Judy Garland

Singer/celebrity Judy Garland had a varied profession that began in vaudeville and extended into films, records, radio, tv, and personal performances. She is greatest remembered because the big-voiced superstar of some movie musicals, specially the Wizard of Oz, where she sang her personal tune, “On the Rainbow.” But unlike almost …

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Wilbur De Paris

Wilbur DeParis, a satisfactory soloist, was a fantastic ensemble participant and a significant bandleader who helped preserve New Orleans jazz alive in the 1950s. He began on alto horn and in 1922 performed C-melody sax while dealing with A.J. Piron before switching completely to trombone. In 1925, DeParis led a …

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Luperce Miranda

Luperce Miranda, and later on, Jacob carry out Bandolim, were in charge of the current presence of the mandolin within the Brazilian popular music picture. Before them, the mandolin was utilized sporadically and often as accompaniment. The crescent soloist activity of the renowned musicians enforced the device within a broader …

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Ernest V. Stoneman

Ernest “Pop” Stoneman was among the first, & most well-known, early country performers. He was created in Carroll Nation, Virginia and elevated by his dad and three cousins, who trained him traditional Blue Ridge Hill songs. He wedded as a man and, you should definitely working various unusual jobs, performed …

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Ira Gershwin

Songwriter, known for his collaborations along with his sibling, George Gershwin. Both had written hit tracks for such musicals as Porgy and Bess, Ziegfeld Follies and Female Be Good. A lot of his tracks have already been performed by performing/dance legends Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers and Chet Baker. Delivered in …

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Enric Madriguera

b. 17 Feb 1904, Barcelona, Spain, d. 7 Sept 1975. A kid prodigy on violin, Madriguera performed concerts in Spain and France before learning music with Leopold Auer at Barcelona Conservatory. After emigrating to the united states, he performed as soloist using the Boston and Chicago Symphony Orchestras and, while …

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Tampa Red

From the dozens of good slip guitarists who recorded blues, just a few — Elmore Wayne, Muddy Waters, and Robert Johnson, for instance — left a definite imprint on custom by developing a recognizable and widely imitated instrumental design. Tampa Crimson was another important musical model. During his heyday within …

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Elmer Snowden

An excellent banjo participant, Elmer Snowden was the initial leader from the Washingtonians, an organization that would end up being the Duke Ellington Orchestra; a dispute over profit the middle-’20s soon discovered him “at liberty.” Snowden acquired fulfilled Ellington in 1919 and before that he previously caused Eubie Blake in …

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Edward Eliscu

Lyricist Edward Eliscu was a playwright, acting professional, and producer who have done Broadway and in Hollywood. Created in N.Con.C., in 1902, Eliscu researched at CCNY, after that worked as a acting professional on Broadway, showing up in such takes on as The Racquet and Quarantine. Like a playwright, Eliscu …

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Edmond Hall

It took Edmond Hall an extended period to build up his own music personality, but by the first ’40s he previously an extremely distinctive and dirty audio within the clarinet which was immediately recognizable within 1 note. Among four clarinet playing brothers (including Herbie Hall) who have been the sons …

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