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Murray Adaskin
Dr. Murray Adaskin was a member of a distinguished Canadian family which includes Gordon Adaskin, painter; musician brothers the late John and Harry Adaskin; his late wife, Frances James, soprano.
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François-Joseph Fétis
François-Joseph Fétis (French: [feti]; 25 March 1784 – 26 March 1871) was a Belgian musicologist, composer, teacher, and one of the most influential music critics of the 19th century. His enormous compilation of biographical da...
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... The biographies are reviewed. ...
... Klosterman offers his sarcastic opinion on the value of rock music biographies, in light of the ... recent releases of biographies on Tommy Lee and Bob Dylan. ...
... Various biographies of composer Johann Sebastian Bach are discussed. Author Christopher Wolff has ... written two separate biographies, the second of which focuses on Bach as a musician. ...
... The author offers advice on crafting effective artist biographies. ...
... Ayotte reviews two biographies of overlooked French composers. ...
... Solare reviews two biographies of compser Giacomo Meyerbeer. ...
... Cala reviews two biographies of legendary bluesman Big Bill Broonzy. ...
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Opernwelt (2016) Vol. 57, No. 1, pp. np
... Biographies of composers Michail Jurowski and Riccardo Chailly, are reviewed. ...
... Gelly reviews two biographies of legendary bebop pianist Bud Powell. ...
... Music-related biographies appearing at the London Book Fair in England in April 2011 are ... identified. Biographies of Michael Jackson, Freddie Mercury, and Pearl Jam are being pushed by publishers. ...
... Reviews a book containing photos and biographies of American singer/songwriters by Brend (Backbeat Books). ...
... Stewart's collection of biographies of little-known rock pioneers is reviewed (Lance Monthly Press, 2010). ...
... The extensive list of references for Arriaga includes biographies, music encyclopedias and dictionaries, and history books. ...
... Interviews folk/blues singer/songwriter Dylan about his biographies and his autobiography. Includes a photo. ...
... Macy's collection of biographies of opera singers is reviewed (Oxford University Press, 2008). ...
... Wigmore's (Faber Pocket Guides) and Vickers' (Naxos Books) biographies of composer Franz Joseph Haydn are reviewed. ...
... Young reviews Cary Ginell's biographies of Billy Eckstine and Cannonball Adderley. ...
... Various biographies and monographs on composer Hans Werner Henze, are reviewed. ...