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Tag Archives: 1940s – 1960s

Esther Williams

b. 8 August 1921 or 1923, Inglewood, LA, California, USA. Among MGM’s best film musicals celebrities in the 40s and 50s, Esther Williams’ mom boasted that her child (among five kids) swam before she strolled. By enough time she was 15, she got won every nationwide going swimming competition and …

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Paschoal Torzillo

Paschoal Torzillo was created in Naples, Italy, where he studied the entire harp training course. He found Brazil at 16 and became a teacher in the Musical Conservatory, still through the Monarchy. He was accepted in the courtroom and became the music teacher from the Princess Isabel. Also trained the …

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Daniele Amfitheatrof

Composer Daniele Amfitheatrof scored several MGM films through the ’40s, ’50s, and ’60s. Before that, the Russian-born child of the novelist and playwright, and graduate from the Royal Academy of Music in Rome, carried out various Western symphonies. He obtained his 1st film, Maximum Ophul’s La signora di Tutti, in …

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L’Harmonie Voltaique

Produced in 1948, this is the 1st group to get government sponsorship in Burkina Faso. Initially, these were a armed service band that performed mainly French music. In the first ’60s, led by Maurice Simpaure, they started to incorporate traditional rhythms and indigenous languages to their repertoire.

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Jonel Perlea

A conductor/composer very much beset by some catastrophes, Jonel Perlea non-etheless rates high among his contemporaries for the fervor and meticulous focus on audio and form he taken to his interpretations. Interned from the Nazis during WWII and later on the victim of a bad heart stroke, he prevailed, teaching …

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Richard M. Sherman & Robert B. Sherman

Richard M. Sherman (b. 12 June 1928, NY, USA) and Robert B. Sherman (b. 19 Dec 1925, NY, USA) followed within their dad, Al Sherman’s footsteps as songwriters who collaborated on comprehensive scores, generally for Walt Disney films from the 60s and 70s. After offering Johnny Burnette using the strike …

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Julius Katchen

A kid prodigy of startling promise, Julius Katchen matured right into a solo and chamber music pianist of wide interests and probing artistry. His loss of life from tumor at age group 42 refused a discerning general public the current presence of a pianist specifically well-equipped to penetrate towards the …

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Sena Jurinac

Soprano Sena Jurinac (pronounced Sehn-ya Yoo-ree-nahts) was among that extraordinary outfit of Mozart performers to possess emerged in the Vienna Staatsoper soon after the finish of WW II. Also together with Schwarzkopf, Seefried, Höngen, Kunz, Schöffler, among others, the youthful artist using the glowing tone of voice and guaranteed stage …

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Don Gabor

Donald Gabor, also known more informally while Don Gabor, might have been one of the most controversial companies of classical music and record label managers in the industry’s background. A half of a century following the reality, Gabor’s record label Remington is certainly nonetheless almost totally ignored. Gabor’s champions, while …

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Phil Tate

Bandleader Phil Tate helmed probably one of the most popular Uk orchestras from the postwar period, later offering for over 25 % hundred years as the music director from the Miss Globe pageant. Born beyond Leeds, Britain, on Apr 28, 1922, Tate started violin lessons at age group eight, following …

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