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David Diamond

Among the twentieth century’s most venerated music artists, American composer David Gemstone was created in Rochester, NY in 1915. He demonstrated exceptional musical guarantee as a boy, with age 12 started studies in the recently shaped Cleveland Institute of Music, time for Rochester in 1930 to consider lessons from Bernard …

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George Balanchine

b. Georgi Melitonovitch Balanchivadze, 9 January 1904, St. Petersburg, Russia, d. 30 Apr 1983, NY, USA. Perhaps one of the most famous and recognized choreographers in the annals of ballet, Balanchine also revolutionized the artwork of dance in the Broadway musical theater. When he was nine, he transferred an audition …

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Christina Courtin

A graduate from the Juilliard College in NEW YORK, Christina Courtin occupies the center ground between modern folk, vocal jazz, and alternative pop/rock and roll. THE BRAND NEW York native began monitoring violin at 3 years outdated, and her quick mastery from the instrument resulted in a pastime in performing, …

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The XYZ Affair

Boasting an arsenal of bright guitar hooks and four-part harmonies, the Brooklyn-based XYZ Affair produced waves in 2006 using the independent discharge of SOME MORE Published Research. The music group had shaped five years prior as the single task of vocalist/guitarist Alex Feder, who afterwards extended the group by adding …

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Cy Leslie

Music and house video pioneer Cy Leslie founded Pickwick International, a low-budget record label that greatly expanded the industry’s advertising and distribution reach by licensing articles in the majors for re-release in supermarkets and various other nontraditional shops. Blessed Seymour Leslie in Brooklyn on Dec 16, 1922, he dropped his …

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Joshua Logan

b. 5 Oct 1908, Texarkana, Tx, USA, d. 12 July 1988, NEW YORK, USA. Logan researched at Culver Army Academy with Princeton University, that was where he became thinking about dilemma. In the 20s he set up a Cape Cod summertime share troupe, the College or university Players. He was …

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Alcoholic Faith Mission

The Brooklyn-via-Denmark indie rock ensemble Alcoholic Beliefs Objective make experimental, if still melodic, folk and avant pop. Produced by vocalist/guitarist Thorben Seierø Jensen and bassist Sune Sølund as the two had been surviving in Brooklyn in 2006, Alcoholic Beliefs Mission had been originally a lo-fi pop affair. Actually, the band’s …

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Misha

New York-based clothing Misha produce an eclectic mixture of folk, world music, and electronica-infused indie pop. Devoted to vocalist/multi-instrumentalist John Chao, Misha originally started being a duo task between Chao and his after that girlfriend, vocalist Ashley Yao. Nevertheless, after the discharge of their 2006 debut, Teardrop Sweetheart, the few …

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Proud Simon

Brooklyn, NY-based Proud Simon continues to be, sometimes, a solo task; a little folk-rock band; a big ensemble with horns, woodwinds, and strings; and, in its latest incarnation, a five-piece rock-band. Mostly Happy Simon is actually the tracks and performing of Brian Keenan, plus whatever musical close friends he can …

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The Steinways

Pop-punk goofballs with a clear fondness for cheeseburgers, women, as well as the Ramones (definitely not in that purchase), the Steinways hail from Astoria, NY, where in fact the people previously played in a number of local punk rings, including the Timid Men, the Kevins, the Overlooked, and even more. …

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