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Charles Winninger

b. 26 Might 1884, Athens, Wisconsin, USA, d. 27 January 1969, Hand Springs, California, USA. After showing up in vaudeville as a kid person in his family members’s work, Winninger trained on the highway with various businesses prior to making his Broadway musical humor debut within the Yankee Female (1910). …

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Tony Trischka

The avant-garde banjo stylings of Tony Trischka inspired a complete generation of progressive bluegrass musicians; he had not been only regarded as among the most effective pickers, he was also among the instrument’s best teachers, and produced several instructional books, teaching video tapes, and cassettes. A indigenous of Syracuse, NY, …

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Geoff Goddard

b. 1937, Reading, Berkshire, Britain, d. 15 Might 2000, Britain. After learning piano at London’s Royal Academy of Music, Goddard came across record manufacturer Joe Meek who marketed him like a pianist within the mould of amazing cabaret-style performers. This is in the first 60s so when a songwriter Goddard …

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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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George Gershwin

Inside a career tragically cut short in mid-stride by way of a brain tumor, George Gershwin (1898-1937) demonstrated himself to become not only among the great songwriters of his incredibly rich era, but additionally a gifted “serious” composer who bridged the worlds of classical and well-known music. The second option …

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Debroy Somers

Multi-instrumentalist and bandleader William Henry Somers was created in Dublin, Ireland, about Apr 11, 1890. The child of a music group sergeant within the First Gloucestershire Regiment, he discovered music on the Chelsea Armed forces Academy and examined piano with Michele Esposito on the Royal Irish Academy of Music in …

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Della Reese

Famous as both a television star along with a top-flight interpreter of jazz, blues, R&B, gospel, and straight-ahead pop music, Della Reese’s many talents possess ensured an extended, varied, and renowned display biz career. Not only is it nominated for both an Emmy along with a Grammy and finding a …

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Dorothy Loudon

Singer and celebrity Dorothy Loudon enthralled viewers with her variations of music in the Roaring Twenties. Apart from performing in nightclubs, Loudon made an appearance on-stage, in concerts and recitals, on tv, and in movies. She stated her greatest motivation during her profession was her hubby, Norman Paris, whom she …

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Warren Barker

Warren Barker was created in Oakland, CA, and attended U.C.L.A. like a music main. His primary device was the saxophone, and he continuing his research in structure with Mario Castelnuevo-Tedesco and Henri Pensis during his early twenties and broke in to the occupation when he was employed by NBC because …

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John Travolta

Through the latter half of the 1970s, John Travolta was the largest star in Hollywood; following a string of strikes in movies, on tv, and on the air, he had surfaced as a genuine cultural trend, defining preferences in music and style while dominating countless column ins in newspapers, publications, …

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