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Kurt Weill
Kurt Julian Weill (March 2, 1900 – April 3, 1950) was a German composer, active from the 1920s in his native country, and in his later years in the United States. He was a leading composer for the stage who ...
Composer
Tito Rodríguez
Tito Rodríguez (born Pablo Rodríguez Lozada, January 4, 1923 – February 28, 1973) was a popular 1950s and 1960s Puerto Rican singer and bandleader. He is known by many fans as "El Inolvidable" (The Unforgettable One), a moniker...
Singer
John Jacob Niles
John Jacob Niles (April 28, 1892 – March 1, 1980) was an American composer, singer, and collector of traditional ballads. Called the "Dean of American Balladeers", Niles was an important influence on the American folk music rev...
Composer
Henry Cowell
Henry Dixon Cowell (/ˈkaʊəl/; March 11, 1897 – December 10, 1965) was an American composer, music theorist, pianist, teacher, publisher, and impresario. His contribution to the world of music was summed up by Virgil Thomson, wr...
Composer
Encore
Guitar Player (1999) Vol. 33, No. 1, pp. 144
... Describes the use of nonstandard color finishes on Fender guitars in the 1950s noting that such ... photograph illustrating original, custom-color models from the 1950s and 1960s. ...
... and Years of Crisis: Swedish Jazz in the 1950s and 1960s"), by Jan Bruer. ...
... A compilation of tracks recorded by jazz saxophonist Ammons in the early 1950s is reviewed (Classics). ...
... A compilation of tracks recorded by jazz singer O'Day in the early 1950s is reviewed (Classics). ...
... A compilation of tracks recorded by jazz vocalist Sullivan in the 1950s is reviewed (Baldwin Street Music). ...
... Announces the return of Radio Ballads, a classic radio of late 1950s and early 1960s through Topic ...
Les Pêcheurs de Perles
Romantic opera from 1863

Les pêcheurs de perles (The Pearl Fishers) is an opera in three acts by the French composer Georges Bizet, to a libretto by Eugène Cormon and Michel Carré. It was premiered on 30 September 1863 at the Théâtre Lyrique in ...

... A 1930s to 1950s swing music compilation by various artists is reviewed (AB Fable). ...
... This 1950s and 1960s compilation jazz recording featuring pianist Thelonious Monk is reviewed. ...