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Earle Brown
Earle Brown (December 26, 1926 – July 2, 2002) was an American composer who established his own formal and notational systems. Brown was the creator of open form, a style of musical construction that has influenced many compose...
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Elinor Remick Warren
Elinor Remick Warren (February 23, 1900, Los Angeles – April 27, 1991, Los Angeles) was an American composer of contemporary classical music and pianist. She composed in a predominantly neo-Romantic style. She attended Mills Co...
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Erik Bergman
Erik Valdemar Bergman (24 November 1911, in Nykarleby – 24 April 2006, in Helsinki) was an influential composer of classical music from Finland. Bergman's style ranged widely, from Romanticism in his early works (many of which ...
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Louise Reichardt
Louise Reichardt or Luise Reichardt (11 April 1779 – 17 November 1826) was a German composer and choral conductor. Her German songs or Lieder, written in an accessible style akin to folk music, were popular, and she was influen...
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Adam de la Halle
Adam de la Halle, also known as Adam le Bossu (Adam the Hunchback) (1245–50 – ?1285–88, or after 1306) was a French-born trouvère, poet and musician. Adam's literary and musical works include chansons and jeux-partis (poetic de...
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William Walton
Sir William Turner Walton, OM (29 March 1902 – 8 March 1983) was an English composer. During a sixty-year career, he wrote music in several classical genres and styles, from film scores to opera. His best-known works include Fa...
Ennio Morricone
Ennio Morricone, Grand Officer OMRI (Italian: [ˈɛnnjo morriˈkoːne]; born 10 November 1928) is an Italian composer, orchestrator, conductor, and former trumpet player. He composes a wide range of music styles, making him one of ...
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... Provides an overview of the various musical styles in the African nation of Mali which use ... Koita (Bobo); and Habib Koite, who performs a unique hybrid of many Malian musical styles. ... pentatonic scales and profiles various well-known guitarists who play in those styles. Profiles Saffre ...
... Practice exercises and tablature for bass lines that change musical styles are presented and discussed. ...
The Piccolo Pros Talk
Bass Player (2002) Vol. 13, No. 2, pp. 40
... Three expert piccolo-bass players explain their musical styles and playing techniques. Includes photos. ...
... A collection of Malian musical styles (PAN Records, 2000) is reviewed. ...
... A sound recording combining Middle Eastern and Balkan musical styles is reviewed. ...
Fima Feels
Bass Player (2002) Vol. 13, No. 4, pp. 36
... Instructs on playing bass in the traditional Jewish and klezmer styles. Includes musical examples. ...
... practices and drumset adaptations of various Brazilian musical styles is reviewed (Berklee Press). ... Netto's history of Brazilian musical traditions, definitions of musical subcategories, performance ...
... Mazor traces Rodgers's influence on many musical styles and his status as an international singing star. ...
... A collection of hymns covering a wide range of musical styles is reviewed (Abingdon Press, 2002). ...
... Waxer's monograph on the Caleño taste for Carribean musical styles is reviewed. ...
The Chord Doctor: COMPING CLASS
Keyboard (2011) Vol. 37, No. 11, pp. 26-28
... Cook presents keyboard technique "comping," including musical notation. He focuses on "singer-songwriter" and "jazz" styles. ...
... careers as performers and educators of improvisational music. Notes their musical influences and performing styles. ... Interviews jazz violinists Mike Marshall, Darol Anger, and Reva Kuzmich. Discusses their musical ...
... style. His thoughts on the similarities between different musical styles are included. ... Jazz pianist Wayne Horvitz is profiled with emphasis on his musical influences and performing ...