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Tag Archives: 1980s – 2000s

Michael Greensill

b. Michael Robert Greensill, 5 Sept 1946, Trowbridge, Wiltshire, Britain. We were young in a little English community that had a superb cathedral choir and choirmaster, Greensill obtained a fantastic musical base. At age 13 he uncovered Louis Armstrong and Jelly Move Morton and he started playing clarinet. For some …

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Gilles Chabenat

The acoustic tradition from the hurdy-gurdy, a stringed instrument which the strings are rubbed by way of a rosined wheel turned by the proper hand as the fingers from the still left hand select a melody, continues to be introduced to the electronic world by Gilles Chabenat. Performing with an …

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Habib Koité

The Western African country of Mali has produced some very nice musicians. But because they age, folks have considered who’ll step of progress from another generation. The best response to that appears to be Habib Koité, who originates from the Khassonké griot custom, that is the hereditary caste of music …

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Nikki Iles

b. 16 Might 1963, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, Britain. While still at principal school, Iles performed harmonica and clarinet with age 11 she gained a Junior Exhibitioner’s Scholarship or grant towards the Royal Academy of Music where she examined piano and clarinet. She also became a member of the Bedfordshire Youngsters Jazz …

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Giles Reaves

Though his music is of the intensifying digital variety, this keyboardist and percussionist got his start through country music channels. While surviving in Nashville within the ’80s, Reaves installed with manufacturer Marshall Montgomery and finished up functioning as his helper engineer. Ultimately Reaves’ very own music captured the hearing of …

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George Masso

A fantastic trombonist who information for Arbors, George Masso has already established an extended if relatively underrated career. Apart from some early gigs (including a 1948 association with Jimmy Dorsey), Masso produced his living from teaching in institutions until 1973. Nevertheless, he always performed trombone privately and, immediately after learning …

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Peter Van Bergen

Unlike their American counterparts, Euro free jazz musicians typically move around in “songs” circles without concern with losing their credibility as jazz artists. It appears as though the stateside preoccupation with preserving jazz’s stylistic purity isn’t an issue using the music’s professionals on the far side of the Atlantic. The …

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Gerald Jay Markoe

Gerald Jay Markoe studied classical music in both Juilliard (B.A.) as well as the Manhattan College of Music (M.A.). Because the early 1960s, Markoe offers studied yoga and astrology, and he specialised in translating the positions from the planets into music, frequently recording custom made tapes predicated on a person’s …

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DHS

After making the 1991 techno anthem “Home of God,” DHS continued to be silent because the track endured every year of endless enjoy. It wasn’t until 2002 that DHS came back with an increase of music, your brain Control and Attention Globe People EPs for Tino Corp.

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Guy

This seminal R&B trio was the first group to sport the brand new jack swing sound, essentially traditional soul vocals melded to hip-hop beats, with credit for the genre’s invention likely to founder, multi-instrumentalist, and super-producer Teddy Riley. Riley shaped his first music group, Wreckx-N-Effect, while still an adolescent, with …

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