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Toccata and Fugue
Baroque toccata & fugue

The Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV 565, is a piece of organ music written, according to its oldest extant sources, by Johann Sebastian Bach. The piece opens with a toccata section, followed by a fugue that ends in ...

Vesna svyashchennaya [Le Sacre du printemps]
20th century ballet

The Rite of Spring (French: Le Sacre du printemps; Russian: Весна священная, Vesna svyashchennaya, "sacred spring") is a ballet and orchestral concert work by the Russian composer Igor Stravinsky. It was written for the 1913 Paris season of Sergei Diaghilev's ...

Xian Xinghai
Xian Xinghai or Sinn Sing Hoi (13 June 1905 – 30 October 1945) (Chinese: 冼星海; pinyin: Xiǎn Xīnghăi; Wade–Giles: Hsien Hsing-hai) was one of the earliest generation of Chinese composers influenced by western classical music and ...
Composer
... Composer and keyboardist Tony Banks speaks about his family influences, his musical education, and his musical influences. ...
Queer Musical Orientalism
Echo (2009) Vol. 9, No. 1, pp. np
... A study is presented that the influences of influences of orientalism and homosexuality on the music of Poulenc and Britten. ...
Conjuring Spirits
Down Beat (2002) Vol. 69, No. 9, pp. 44-45
... Profiles jazz pianist Omar Sosa, and discusses his unique performing style. Details the spiritual and cultural influences on his musical creations. ...
La Fanciulla del West
Late-romantic opera

La fanciulla del West (The Girl of the West) is an opera in three acts by Giacomo Puccini to an Italian libretto by Guelfo Civinini and Carlo Zangarini, based on the play The Girl of the Golden West by the ...

... compositional techniques are analyzed, as are his musical influences. Halfdan Kjerulf, Grieg's wife ... , 19th century literature, and Germanic nationalism are studied as influences on Grieg's songs. ...
Blast: Love You Long Time
VIBE (2014) Vol. 22, No. 1, pp. 16
... A timeline chart's hip hop's Asian cultural influences. ...
Bull Shots [Sandy Bull]
FRoots (1998) Vol. 20, No. 5, pp. 37, 39
... Eclectic folk musician Sandy Bull is profiled. Bull's diverse influences and unique style are highlighted. ...
Heavy Metal Islam
Songlines (2011) , No. 75, pp. 55-59
Rise Up!
Songlines (2012) , No. 82, pp. 30-35
... the influences of music and cultural influences from other nations. ...
Dido and Aeneas
Baroque opera from 1689

Dido and Aeneas (Z. 626) is an opera in a prologue and three acts, written by the English Baroque composer Henry Purcell with a libretto by Nahum Tate. The dates of the composition and first performance of the opera are ...

Jazz Notes: Painting with Song
Billboard (2002) Vol. 114, No. 12, pp. 40
... Afro-Cuban influences. Describes her style and musical influences. Includes a photo. ...