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Frederick S. Converse
Frederick Shepherd Converse (January 5, 1871 – June 8, 1940), was an American composer of classical music, whose works include four operas and five symphonies.
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Ken-Ichiro Kobayashi
Ken-Ichiro Kobayashi (小林 研一郎, Kobayashi Ken'ichirō, born 9 April 1940) is a Japanese conductor and composer. Born in Iwaki, Fukushima, Kobayashi's father was a high school music teacher, and mother was a primary school teacher....
... This two-disc jazz recording from the early 1940s is reviewed. ...
... A compilation of music recorded by Woody Herman and His Orchestra in the early 1940s is reviewed (Stemra). ...
A 1940's Childhood
20th century instrumental piece
... A compilation of tracks recorded by jazz singer Holiday in the 1940s is reviewed (Storyville). ...
... , on the development of R&B in the 1940s and early 1950s, is reviewed (Rhythm and Blues Records). ...
Encore
Guitar Player (2001) Vol. 35, No. 1, pp. 168
... Describes two vintage National guitars: a smaller, early-1940s Chicago model and a late 1940s ...
... Reviews a CD of rhythm and blues from the 1940s and 1950s by various artists (El Toro). ...
... A two-disc recording of jazz music featuring pianist Joe Bushkin and various other musicians from the 1940s and 1950s is reviewed (Avid). ...
... This 1940s and 1950s compilation jazz recording is reviewed. ...
... A reissue of recordings from the 1940s and 1950s of saxophonist John Coltrane (RLR) is reviewed. ...
Catching Up with the Past
Opera (2002) Vol. 53, No. 10, pp. 1200-1205
... Blyth comments on over 20 reissues of historic opera performances from the 1940s, 1950s, and 1960s, noting leading singers featured. ...
In Memoriam: Hadda Brooks
CBMR Digest (2003) Vol. 16, No. 1, pp. 10
... Pianist and vocalist Hadda Brooks, known as the "Queen of the Boogie" in the 1940s and 1950s, died November 21, 2002, at age 86. ...
... This 1940s and 1950s jazz recording is reviewed. ...
... A compilation of 1930s and 1940s recordings by jazz vocalist Linda Keene (Hunter Music) is reviewed. ...
Electric
IAJRC Journal (2012) Vol. 45, No. 1, pp. 79
... A compilation of live 1930s and 1940s recordings featuring electric guitarist Charlie Christian is reviewed (Uptown). ...