Monthly Archives: June 2021

Music: Bach’s compositions bring “comforting sound” to commercials, experts say

Works by Baroque composer Johann Sebastian Bach are used by advertisers to provide “a comforting sound” in television commercials, research shows. Musicologist Peter Kupfer of Southern Methodist University in Texas studied the context in which Bach was used in 19 commercials aired in the United States from 2009 to 2019. …

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Rich and captivating country and pop musical compositions: B …

(MENAFN- GetNews) Making listeners follow their hearts, Heather MacKenzie spins the magic in the pop and country world, as she fascinates with her first animated single, “Summer In A Smalltown” A booming teenage artist, Heather MacKenzie is determined to break into the diverse and varied genres of the musical world. …

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Explore past musical compositions at the Redlands Library – Redlands Daily Facts

By Jill Martinson AK Smiley Public Library was fortunate to recently add a large selection of music books representing various genres to our outstanding collection. Jazz fans enjoyed “Straighten Up and Fly Right: the Life and Music of Nat King Cole” by Will Friedwald. Country music fans learned the background …

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TIBSLC: Delusive Tongue Shifts – Album Review of Situation-Based Compositions

In just 10 outings over the past four years, Manchester’s Sferic label has established a remarkably cohesive identity, defined, ironically, by the virtual absence of identifying characteristics. On the records of Space Afrika, Jake Muir and Perila, among others, Sferic has developed an amorphous approach to the ambient, gently but …

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Long-forgotten pioneering black singer’s compositions may finally have an audience – Texas Monthly

Texans You Should Know is a series highlighting overlooked characters and events from Texas history. On May 11, 1941, the NBC radio network broadcast a concert from Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s home in Hyde Park, New York. In the presence of the President’s family, a solo baritone and an accompanying choir …

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Johnathan Pushkar returns with uplifting second album, ‘Compositions’

DENNIS PUSHKAR JOHNATHAN PUSHKAR Johnathan Pushkar’s debut album, To sort out, was released in September 2019. And from there, things didn’t just snowball, they became a real avalanche. “It was really exciting because the lead single was called ‘The Girl Next Door’ and it was placed on Sirius XM in …

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Happy birthday Ilaiyaraaja: how old classical compositions inspired the genius musician to create new tunes

It is the 78th birthday of the music maestro Ilayaraaja. (Image IE) The legend of Ilaiyaraaja music is a head with several hats. Not just a music composer, he was a singer, songwriter, orchestrator, instrumentalist and chief arranger who worked in several languages ​​and is credited with introducing Western musical …

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