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Encyclopedia > 1945 in music

See also: 1944 in music, other events of 1945, she said she hated african americans]] and the List of years in music. See also: 1943 in music, other events of 1944, 1945 in music and the list of years in music. // Events Jo Stafford launches her solo career Frank Sinatra begins his film career with the musical Higher And Higher Frankie Laine cuts his first singles for the Beltone and Atlas labels... Year 1945 (MCMXLV) was a common year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1945 calendar). ... This page indexes the individual year in music pages. ...

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Events

Harry Lillis Bing Crosby (May 3, 1903 – October 14, 1977) was an American singer and actor whose career lasted from 1926 until his death in 1977. ... August 19 is the 231st day of the year (232nd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Richard Ewing Dick Powell (November 14, 1904 – January 2, 1963) was an American singer, actor, producer, and director. ... June Allyson (October 7, 1917 – July 8, 2006) was an American film and television actress, popular in the 1940s and 1950s. ... Antal Doráti (April 9, 1906 – November 13, 1988) was a conductor and composer. ... The Dallas Symphony Orchestra is an American orchestra which plays its concerts in the Meyerson Symphony Center in Dallas, Texas. ... Remo Giazotto (born in Rome, Italy 4 Sept. ... Tomaso Giovanni Albinoni (June 8, 1671, Venice, Italy – January 17, 1751, Venice) was an Italian baroque composer. ... Adagio in G minor is a piece arranged by Remo Giazotto based on the fragments of a Sonata in G minor, composed by Tomaso Giovanni Albinoni for strings and organ, which were found amongst the ruins of the old Saxon State Library, Dresden, which was firebombed by the Allies during... September 1 is the 244th day of the year (245th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Trio Lescano - also known as Lescano Trio - was a vocal trio extremely popular in Italy between 1930s and 1940s. ... Reynaldo Hahn Reynaldo Hahn (born August 9, 1875 in Caracas, Venezuela, died January 28, 1947 in Paris, France) was a naturalised French composer, conductor, music critic and diarist. ... Ernest John Moeran (December 31, 1894 - December 1, 1950) was an English composer. ... Peers Coetmore was an English cellist. ... Francis Albert Sinatra (December 12, 1915 – May 14, 1998) was an American singer and Academy Award-winning actor, often cited as the finest male American popular song vocalist of the 20th century. ... Your Hit Parade was a popular United States music radio and television program. ... Ruth Brown (January 12, 1928–November 17, 2006) was an American R&B singer. ... Jimmy Reed James Jimmy Mathis Reed (September 6, 1925 - August 29, 1976) was an important United States blues singer notable for bringing his distinctive style of blues to mainstream audiences. ...

Albums released

Nathaniel Adams Coles, known professionally as Nat King Cole (March 17, 1919 – February 15, 1965) was a popular American singer, songwriter, and jazz pianist. ... Alton Glenn Miller (March 1, 1904 — presumably December 15, 1944), was an American jazz musician and bandleader in the swing era. ... Harry Lillis Bing Crosby (May 3, 1903 – October 14, 1977) was an American singer and actor whose career lasted from 1926 until his death in 1977. ... Harry Lillis Bing Crosby (May 3, 1903 – October 14, 1977) was an American singer and actor whose career lasted from 1926 until his death in 1977. ...

Top hit records

Harry Haag James (March 15, 1916 – July 5, 1983) was a popular United States musician and band leader, and a well-known trumpet virtuoso. ... Frankie Carle (Francis Nunzio Carlone) (March 25, 1903, Providence, Rhode Island - March 7, 2001, Mesa, Arizona) was an American pianist and bandleader who was very popular in the 1940s and 1950s. ... Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate the Positive is a popular song. ... Johnny Mercer John Herndon Johnny Mercer (November 18, 1909 – June 25, 1976) is regarded as one of Americas greatest songwriters. ... Woodrow Charles Herman (May 16, 1913 – October 29, 1987), better known as Woody Herman, was an American jazz clarinetist, alto and soprano saxophonist, singer, and big band leader. ... Woodrow Charles Herman (May 16, 1913 – October 29, 1987), better known as Woody Herman, was an American jazz clarinetist, alto and soprano saxophonist, singer, and big band leader. ... Bill Monroe Bill Monroe (September 13, 1911 - September 9, 1996) developed the style of country music known as bluegrass, which takes its name from his band, the Blue Grass Boys, named for his home state of Kentucky. ... Woodrow Charles Herman (May 16, 1913 – October 29, 1987), better known as Woody Herman, was an American jazz clarinetist, alto and soprano saxophonist, singer, and big band leader. ... Johnny Mercer John Herndon Johnny Mercer (November 18, 1909 – June 25, 1976) is regarded as one of Americas greatest songwriters. ... Jo Stafford Jo Elizabeth Stafford (born November 12, 1917) is a singer whose career spanned the late 1920s through the early 1960s. ... The Pied Pipers were a popular singing group in the late 1930s and 1940s. ... Eddy Arnold (May 15, 1918) is an American country music singer. ... ÁSammy Kaye (born Samuel Zarnocay, Jr. ... Pierino Ronaldo Perry Como (May 18, 1912 – May 12, 2001) was an Italian American crooner during the latter half of the 20th century. ... Doctor, Lawyer, Indian Chief is a popular song. ... Betty Hutton Betty Hutton, (born Elizabeth June Thornburg on February 26, 1921 in Battle Creek, Michigan) is a former American actor and singer. ... Francis Albert Sinatra (December 12, 1915 – May 14, 1998) was an American singer and Academy Award-winning actor, often cited as the finest male American popular song vocalist of the 20th century. ... Benny Goodman, born Benjamin David Goodman, (May 30, 1909 – June 13, 1986) was an American jazz musician, known as King of Swing, Patriarch of the Clarinet, The Professor, and Swings Senior Statesman. // Goodman was born in Chicago, the ninth of twelve children of poor Jewish immigrants from Russia who... Harry Lillis Bing Crosby (May 3, 1903 – October 14, 1977) was an American singer and actor whose career lasted from 1926 until his death in 1977. ... Harry Haag James (March 15, 1916 – July 5, 1983) was a popular United States musician and band leader, and a well-known trumpet virtuoso. ... Harry Haag James (March 15, 1916 – July 5, 1983) was a popular United States musician and band leader, and a well-known trumpet virtuoso. ... Francis Albert Sinatra (December 12, 1915 – May 14, 1998) was an American singer and Academy Award-winning actor, often cited as the finest male American popular song vocalist of the 20th century. ... Harry Haag James (March 15, 1916 – July 5, 1983) was a popular United States musician and band leader, and a well-known trumpet virtuoso. ... Im Beginning to See the Light is a popular song. ... Harry Haag James (March 15, 1916 – July 5, 1983) was a popular United States musician and band leader, and a well-known trumpet virtuoso. ... Francis Albert Sinatra (December 12, 1915 – May 14, 1998) was an American singer and Academy Award-winning actor, often cited as the finest male American popular song vocalist of the 20th century. ... Dick Haymes (born September 13, 1918 in Buenos Aires) was one of the most popular American male vocalists of the 1940s. ... Harry Haag James (March 15, 1916 – July 5, 1983) was a popular United States musician and band leader, and a well-known trumpet virtuoso. ... Harry Lillis Bing Crosby (May 3, 1903 – October 14, 1977) was an American singer and actor whose career lasted from 1926 until his death in 1977. ... Woodrow Charles Herman (May 16, 1913 – October 29, 1987), better known as Woody Herman, was an American jazz clarinetist, alto and soprano saxophonist, singer, and big band leader. ... The biggest hit version of the song was recorded by the Les Brown Orchestra with a vocal by Doris Day. ... Les Brown Sr. ... Doris Mary Ann von Kappelhoff, known as Doris Day (born April 3, 1924), is an American singer, actress, and animal welfare advocate. ... Woodrow Charles Herman (May 16, 1913 – October 29, 1987), better known as Woody Herman, was an American jazz clarinetist, alto and soprano saxophonist, singer, and big band leader. ... Francis Albert Sinatra (December 12, 1915 – May 14, 1998) was an American singer and Academy Award-winning actor, often cited as the finest male American popular song vocalist of the 20th century. ... On the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe is a popular song. ... Johnny Mercer John Herndon Johnny Mercer (November 18, 1909 – June 25, 1976) is regarded as one of Americas greatest songwriters. ... Rum and Coca-Cola is the title of a popular calypso song. ... The Andrews Sisters on the cover of the reissue collection The Best of the Andrew Sisters: The Millennium Collection. ... John Birks Dizzy Gillespie (October 21, 1917 – January 6, 1993) was born in Cheraw, South Carolina. ... Saturday Night (Is the Loneliest Night of the Week) is a popular song. ... Francis Albert Sinatra (December 12, 1915 – May 14, 1998) was an American singer and Academy Award-winning actor, often cited as the finest male American popular song vocalist of the 20th century. ... Sentimental Journey is a popular song. ... Les Brown Sr. ... Doris Mary Ann von Kappelhoff, known as Doris Day (born April 3, 1924), is an American singer, actress, and animal welfare advocate. ... Stanley Newcomb Kenton (December 15, 1911 – August 25, 1979) led a highly innovative, influential, and often controversial American jazz orchestra. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article may require cleanup. ... Vaughn Monroe (October 7, 1911 - May 21, 1973) was a singer, trumpeter and big band leader, most popular in the 1940s and 1950s. ... Till the End of Time is a popular song. ... Pierino Ronaldo Perry Como (May 18, 1912 – May 12, 2001) was an Italian American crooner during the latter half of the 20th century. ... Harry Haag James (March 15, 1916 – July 5, 1983) was a popular United States musician and band leader, and a well-known trumpet virtuoso. ... Harry Lillis Bing Crosby (May 3, 1903 – October 14, 1977) was an American singer and actor whose career lasted from 1926 until his death in 1977. ... Woodrow Charles Herman (May 16, 1913 – October 29, 1987), better known as Woody Herman, was an American jazz clarinetist, alto and soprano saxophonist, singer, and big band leader. ...

Published popular music

Irving Berlin (May 11, 1888 – September 22, 1989) was a Russian-American composer and lyricist, one of the most prodigious and famous American songwriters in history. ... For work done with Richard Rodgers, see Rodgers and Hammerstein Oscar Hammerstein II (July 12, 1895 – August 23, 1960) was a New-York born writer, producer, and (usually uncredited) director of musicals for almost forty years. ... Jerome David Kern (January 27, 1885 – November 11, 1945) was an American composer of popular music. ... Woodrow Charles Herman (May 16, 1913 – October 29, 1987), better known as Woody Herman, was an American jazz clarinetist, alto and soprano saxophonist, singer, and big band leader. ... Johnny Burke was a songwriter who died in 1930 Johnny Burke (October 3, 1908 - February 25, 1964) was an American lyric writer. ... James Van Heusen (January 26, 1913 - February 7, 1990), often credited as Jimmy Van Heusen, was an American composer. ... Helen Humes (June 23, 1913 - September 9, 1981) was an American jazz and blues singer. ... Mitchell Parish (July 10, 1900 – March 31, 1993) was a Jewish-American lyricist. ... Gene Krupa Gene Krupa (January 15, 1909 – October 16, 1973) was a famous and influential American jazz and big band drummer, known for his highly energetic and flamboyant style. ... For more on his work with his two partners, see Rodgers and Hart and Rodgers and Hammerstein. ... Dorothy Fields was immortalised on a USPS postage stamp. ... Sigmund Romberg (July 29, 1887 – November 9, 1951) was an American composer best known for his operettas. ... Day by Day is a popular song. ... Sammy Cahn (June 18, 1913 - January 15, 1993) was a songwriter and musician, playing the piano and violin. ... Paul Weston (real name Wetstein) (March 12, 1912 - September 20, 1996) was a US pianist, arranger, composer and conductor. ... Stordahl and Frank Sinatra at the first Capitol recording session in 1953 Axel Stordahl (8 August 1913-August 30, 1963) was an arranger who was active from the late 1930s through the 1950s. ... Detour is a pop song, the best-known version of which was recorded by Patti Page in 1951. ... Doctor, Lawyer, Indian Chief is a popular song. ... Paul Francis Webster (December 20, 1907-March 18, 1984) was an American lyricist. ... Hoagland Howard Hoagy Carmichael (November 22, 1899 – December 27, 1981) was an American composer, pianist, singer, actor, and bandleader. ... Noël Coward Sir Noel Peirce Coward (spelling his forename Noël with the diaeresis was an affectation of later life, and Peirce is the correct spelling) (December 16, 1899 - March 26, 1973) was an English actor, playwright, and composer of popular music. ... Harry Ruby (October 29, 1895 – February 23, 1974) was an American songwriter and screenwriter. ... Reuben Bloom (born April 24 in New York City, 1902—died March 30, 1976 in New York City) was a Jewish American composer of popular songs. ... Sammy Cahn (June 18, 1913 - January 15, 1993) was a songwriter and musician, playing the piano and violin. ... Jule Styne (December 31, 1905 – September 20, 1994) was a British born American songwriter. ... The Gypsy is a popular song. ... Billy Reid (1902-1974) was a United Kingdom orchestra leader and songwriter. ... Have I Told You Lately that I Love You? is a popular song. ... Charles Tobias was born on August 15, 1898 in New York City. ... Lionel Hampton with George W. Bush Lionel Leo Hampton (April 20, 1908, Louisville, Kentucky – August 31, 2002 New York City), was a jazz bandleader and percussionist. ... Gordon Jenkins Gordon Hill Jenkins (12 May 1910-1 May 1984) was an American arranger who was an influential figure in popular music in the 1940s and 1950s, renowned for his lush string arrangements. ... I Cant Begin To Tell You is a popular song. ... There have been several well-known people named John Payne, including: John Payne (actor) John Payne (poet). ... Betty Grable Ruth Elizabeth Betty Grable (December 18, 1916 – July 3, 1973) was an American actress, singer, and pin-up girl whose famous bathing-suit poster was an icon of the World War II era. ... Peggy Lee (May 26, 1920 – January 21, 2002) was an American Jazz and Traditional Pop singer and songwriter and Oscar-nominated performer. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with O Marenariello. ... Noël Coward Sir Noel Peirce Coward (spelling his forename Noël with the diaeresis was an affectation of later life, and Peirce is the correct spelling) (December 16, 1899 - March 26, 1973) was an English actor, playwright, and composer of popular music. ... If I Loved You is a popular song. ... For work done with Richard Rodgers, see Rodgers and Hammerstein Oscar Hammerstein II (July 12, 1895 – August 23, 1960) was a New-York born writer, producer, and (usually uncredited) director of musicals for almost forty years. ... For more on his work with his two partners, see Rodgers and Hart and Rodgers and Hammerstein. ... John Emmett Raitt (January 19, 1917, Santa Ana, California, USA - February 20, 2005, Pacific Palisades, California) was a star of the musical theater stage. ... Jan Clayton (b. ... Musical theater (or theatre) is a form of theatre combining music, songs, dance, and spoken dialogue. ... Carousel is a 1945 stage musical by Richard Rodgers (music) and Oscar Hammerstein II (book and lyrics) that was adapted from Ferenc Molnars play Liliom. ... Jerome David Kern (January 27, 1885 – November 11, 1945) was an American composer of popular music. ... It Might As Well Be Spring is a song featured in the 1945 film State Fair. ... For work done with Richard Rodgers, see Rodgers and Hammerstein Oscar Hammerstein II (July 12, 1895 – August 23, 1960) was a New-York born writer, producer, and (usually uncredited) director of musicals for almost forty years. ... For more on his work with his two partners, see Rodgers and Hart and Rodgers and Hammerstein. ... For work done with Richard Rodgers, see Rodgers and Hammerstein Oscar Hammerstein II (July 12, 1895 – August 23, 1960) was a New-York born writer, producer, and (usually uncredited) director of musicals for almost forty years. ... For more on his work with his two partners, see Rodgers and Hart and Rodgers and Hammerstein. ... Its Been A Long, Long Time is a popular song. ... Sammy Cahn (June 18, 1913 - January 15, 1993) was a songwriter and musician, playing the piano and violin. ... Jule Styne (December 31, 1905 – September 20, 1994) was a British born American songwriter. ... For work done with Richard Rodgers, see Rodgers and Hammerstein Oscar Hammerstein II (July 12, 1895 – August 23, 1960) was a New-York born writer, producer, and (usually uncredited) director of musicals for almost forty years. ... For more on his work with his two partners, see Rodgers and Hart and Rodgers and Hammerstein. ... Irving Berlin (May 11, 1888 – September 22, 1989) was a Russian-American composer and lyricist, one of the most prodigious and famous American songwriters in history. ... Johnny Mercer John Herndon Johnny Mercer (November 18, 1909 – June 25, 1976) is regarded as one of Americas greatest songwriters. ... David Raksin (August 4, 1912 - August 9, 2004) was an American composer of music born in Philadelphia, PA. With over 100 film scores and 300 TV scores to his credit, he became known as the Grandfather of Film Music. ... Let It Snow (sometimes also known as Let it Snow, Let it Snow, Let it Snow), a pop standard written by lyricist Sammy Cahn and composer Jule Styne in 1945 and first recorded by Vaughn Monroe, became a huge popular hit, reaching #1 on the Billboard music chart the following... Sammy Cahn (June 18, 1913 - January 15, 1993) was a songwriter and musician, playing the piano and violin. ... Jule Styne (December 31, 1905 – September 20, 1994) was a British born American songwriter. ... Love Letters is a popular song. ... Victor Young (August 8, 1900 - November 10, 1956) was an Jewish-American composer, violinist and conducter. ... Noël Coward Sir Noel Peirce Coward (spelling his forename Noël with the diaeresis was an affectation of later life, and Peirce is the correct spelling) (December 16, 1899 - March 26, 1973) was an English actor, playwright, and composer of popular music. ... Graham Payn (25 April 1918 – 4 November 2005) was born in Pietermaritzburg in South Africa. ... Gamma Rays second album. ... Memories of You is a popular song. ... Andy Razaf (December 16, 1895_1973), (born Andriamanantena Paul Razafinkarefo also Razafkeriefo) African American composer, poet, and lyricist of such well-known songs as Aint Misbehavin and *Honeysuckle Rose. Born in Washington, D.C., the son of Henry Razafkeriefo, a Malagasy nobleman and Jennie (Waller) Razafkeriefo, the daughter of John... James Hubert Eubie Blake (February 7, 1887 - February 12, 1983) was a composer and pianist of ragtime, jazz, and popular music, as well as a lyricist. ... For work done with Richard Rodgers, see Rodgers and Hammerstein Oscar Hammerstein II (July 12, 1895 – August 23, 1960) was a New-York born writer, producer, and (usually uncredited) director of musicals for almost forty years. ... For more on his work with his two partners, see Rodgers and Hart and Rodgers and Hammerstein. ... The More I See You is a popular song. ... Mack Gordon (born Morris Gittler, 21 June 1904 - 28 February 1959) was a Jewish-American composer and lyricist of songs for the stage and film. ... Harry Warren (December 24, 1893 - September 22, 1981) was a music composer of many different styles. ... Noël Coward Sir Noel Peirce Coward (spelling his forename Noël with the diaeresis was an affectation of later life, and Peirce is the correct spelling) (December 16, 1899 - March 26, 1973) was an English actor, playwright, and composer of popular music. ... Johnny Burke was a songwriter who died in 1930 Johnny Burke (October 3, 1908 - February 25, 1964) was an American lyric writer. ... James Van Heusen (January 26, 1913 - February 7, 1990), often credited as Jimmy Van Heusen, was an American composer. ... Image:FrankLoesser1. ... Noël Coward Sir Noel Peirce Coward (spelling his forename Noël with the diaeresis was an affectation of later life, and Peirce is the correct spelling) (December 16, 1899 - March 26, 1973) was an English actor, playwright, and composer of popular music. ... For work done with Richard Rodgers, see Rodgers and Hammerstein Oscar Hammerstein II (July 12, 1895 – August 23, 1960) was a New-York born writer, producer, and (usually uncredited) director of musicals for almost forty years. ... For more on his work with his two partners, see Rodgers and Hart and Rodgers and Hammerstein. ... Melvin Howard Tormé (September 13, 1925 Chicago – June 5, 1999 Los Angeles) is best known as one of the great male jazz singers. ... Johnny Burke was a songwriter who died in 1930 Johnny Burke (October 3, 1908 - February 25, 1964) was an American lyric writer. ... James Van Heusen (January 26, 1913 - February 7, 1990), often credited as Jimmy Van Heusen, was an American composer. ... For work done with Richard Rodgers, see Rodgers and Hammerstein Oscar Hammerstein II (July 12, 1895 – August 23, 1960) was a New-York born writer, producer, and (usually uncredited) director of musicals for almost forty years. ... For more on his work with his two partners, see Rodgers and Hart and Rodgers and Hammerstein. ... For work done with Richard Rodgers, see Rodgers and Hammerstein Oscar Hammerstein II (July 12, 1895 – August 23, 1960) was a New-York born writer, producer, and (usually uncredited) director of musicals for almost forty years. ... For more on his work with his two partners, see Rodgers and Hart and Rodgers and Hammerstein. ... Till the End of Time is a popular song. ... Frankie Laine, born Francesco Paolo LoVecchio (March 30, 1913 – February 6, 2007), was one of the most successful American singers of the twentieth century. ... Ivor Novello David Ivor Davies (January 15, 1893 – March 6, 1951), better known as Ivor Novello, was a Welsh composer, singer and actor who became one of the most popular British entertainers of the early 20th century. ... For work done with Richard Rodgers, see Rodgers and Hammerstein Oscar Hammerstein II (July 12, 1895 – August 23, 1960) was a New-York born writer, producer, and (usually uncredited) director of musicals for almost forty years. ... For more on his work with his two partners, see Rodgers and Hart and Rodgers and Hammerstein. ... For work done with Richard Rodgers, see Rodgers and Hammerstein Oscar Hammerstein II (July 12, 1895 – August 23, 1960) was a New-York born writer, producer, and (usually uncredited) director of musicals for almost forty years. ... For more on his work with his two partners, see Rodgers and Hart and Rodgers and Hammerstein. ... Johnny Mercer John Herndon Johnny Mercer (November 18, 1909 – June 25, 1976) is regarded as one of Americas greatest songwriters. ... Harry Warren (December 24, 1893 - September 22, 1981) was a music composer of many different styles. ... The Harvey Girls is a 1942 novel by Samuel Hopkins Adams about Fred Harveys famous Harvey Houses, which was subsequently made into a 1946 MGM musical. ... Youll Never Walk Alone is a song written by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II for their 1945 musical, Carousel. ... For work done with Richard Rodgers, see Rodgers and Hammerstein Oscar Hammerstein II (July 12, 1895 – August 23, 1960) was a New-York born writer, producer, and (usually uncredited) director of musicals for almost forty years. ... For more on his work with his two partners, see Rodgers and Hart and Rodgers and Hammerstein. ... For work done with Richard Rodgers, see Rodgers and Hammerstein Oscar Hammerstein II (July 12, 1895 – August 23, 1960) was a New-York born writer, producer, and (usually uncredited) director of musicals for almost forty years. ... For more on his work with his two partners, see Rodgers and Hart and Rodgers and Hammerstein. ...

Classical music

Classical music is a broad, somewhat imprecise term, referring to music produced in, or rooted in the traditions of, European art, ecclesiastical and concert music, encompassing a broad period from roughly 1000 to the present day. ... George Crumb (born October 24, 1929) is an American composer of modern and avant garde music. ... George Crumb (born October 24, 1929) is an American composer of modern and avant garde music. ... George Crumb (born October 24, 1929) is an American composer of modern and avant garde music. ... Morton Gould (December 10, 1913 – February 21, 1996) was an American pianist and composer. ... Portrait of Martinů Bohuslav Martinů ( ; December 8, 1890—August 28, 1959) was a Czech composer. ... Dmitri Dmitrievich Shostakovich   (Russian: , Dmitrij Dmitrievič Å ostakovič) (September 25 [O.S. September 12] 1906–August 9, 1975) was a Russian composer of the Soviet period. ... Symphony No. ... Igor Fyodorovich Stravinsky (Russian: Игорь Фёдорович Стравинский, Igor Fëdorovič Stravinskij) (June 17, 1882 – April 6, 1971) was a Russian composer, considered by many in both the West and his native land to be the most influential composer of 20th-century music. ...

Opera

The Teatro alla Scala in Milan, Italy. ... Edward Benjamin Britten, Baron Britten, OM CH (November 22, 1913 Lowestoft, Suffolk - December 4, 1976 Aldeburgh, Suffolk) was a British composer, conductor, and pianist. ... Peter Grimes is an opera by Benjamin Britten, with a libretto adapted by Montagu Slater from George Crabbes poem The Borough. ... Paul Dessau (b. ... Frederick Jacobi (born May 4,1891 in San Francisco, California; died October 24, 1952 in New York City of heart failure) was a prolific American composer, whose works include symphonies, concerti, chamber music, works for solo piano and for solo organ, lieder, and one opera. ...

Musical theater

Musical theater (or theatre) is a form of theatre combining music, songs, dance, and spoken dialogue. ... Harry Revel (born December 21, 1905 in London - died on November 3, 1958 in New York) was a well-respected Jewish composer of musicals. ... Broadway theatre[1] is often considered the highest professional form of theatre in the United States. ... The Century Theatre, originally known as the New Theatre, was a playhouse, New Yorks most spectacularly unsuccessful theater (WPA Guide). ... November 10 is the 314th day of the year (315th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 51 days remaining. ... Billion Dollar Baby was a Broadway musical set on Staten Island and in Atlantic City during the late 1920s. ... The Neil Simon Theater, formerly known as the Alvin Theater, is a Broadway theatre located at 250 West 52nd Street in Manhattan, New York City which has produced many notable musicals and plays. ... December 21 is the 355th day of the year (356th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Carousel is a 1945 stage musical by Richard Rodgers (music) and Oscar Hammerstein II (book and lyrics) that was adapted from Ferenc Molnars play Liliom. ... For more on his work with his two partners, see Rodgers and Hart and Rodgers and Hammerstein. ... For work done with Richard Rodgers, see Rodgers and Hammerstein Oscar Hammerstein II (July 12, 1895 – August 23, 1960) was a New-York born writer, producer, and (usually uncredited) director of musicals for almost forty years. ... Broadway theatre[1] is often considered the highest professional form of theatre in the United States. ... The Majestic Theatre is a Broadway theatre at 245 West 44th Street in Manhattan, New York City. ... April 19 is the 109th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (110th in leap years). ... The Day Before Spring is a musical with a book and lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner and music by Frederick Loewe. ... Frederic Loewe, an Austrian-American composer (June 10, 1901 - February 14, 1988) worked with lyricist Alan J. Lerner in musical theater. ... Alan Jay Lerner (August 31, 1918 – June 14, 1986) was an American Broadway lyricist and librettist. ... November 22 is the 326th day (327th on leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Guy Bolton (November 23, 1884 - September 6, 1979) was a writer of Broadway musical comedies who frequently collaborated with P. G. Wodehouse and Jerome Kern among others. ... Eddie Davis is the name of: a heavyweight boxer a jazz tenor saxophonist (Eddie Lockjaw Davis) This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... Fred Dalton Thompson (born August 19, 1942) is an American lawyer, actor and former Republican senator from Tennessee. ... // West End theatre is a popular term for mainstream professional theatre in London, or sometimes more specifically for shows staged in the large theatres of Londons Theatreland . Along with New Yorks Broadway Theatre, West End theatre is usually considered to represent the highest level of theatre in the... A perfomance at Opera House, Haymarket, predecessor of Her Majestys Theatre in circa 1808. ... October 25 is the 298th day of the year (299th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Perchance to Dream is a 1945 musical by Ivor Novello, one of his most successful works. ... Ivor Novello David Ivor Davies (January 15, 1893 – March 6, 1951), better known as Ivor Novello, was a Welsh composer, singer and actor who became one of the most popular British entertainers of the early 20th century. ... // West End theatre is a popular term for mainstream professional theatre in London, or sometimes more specifically for shows staged in the large theatres of Londons Theatreland . Along with New Yorks Broadway Theatre, West End theatre is usually considered to represent the highest level of theatre in the... The London Hippodrome was built in 1900 by Frank Matcham for Edward Moss as a hippodrome for circus and variety performances, including a tank for aquatic performances. ... April 21 is the 111th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (112th in leap years). ... Bold textthis painting reminds me of so many memories, i love it and will forever treasure it ... Victor August Herbert (February 1, 1859–May 26, 1924) was a popular composer of light opera. ... Henry Martyn Blossom (May 10, 1866 – March 23, 1919) was a playwright and lyricist. ... October 16 is the 289th day of the year (290th in leap years). ... The Ziegfeld Theatre was a Broadway theatre formerly located at the intersection of Sixth Avenue and 54th Street in Manhattan, New York City. ... Gamma Rays second album. ... // West End theatre is a popular term for mainstream professional theatre in London, or sometimes more specifically for shows staged in the large theatres of Londons Theatreland . Along with New Yorks Broadway Theatre, West End theatre is usually considered to represent the highest level of theatre in the... A revue is a type of theatrical entertainment that combines music, dance and sketches that satirize contemporary figures, news, or literature. ... The Piccadilly Theatre is situated on Denman Street in Londons West End, hidden behind Piccadilly Circus. ... August 28 is the 240th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (241st in leap years), with 125 days remaining. ... Phoenix is the name of serveral major theatres. ... November 22 is the 326th day (327th on leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Sigmund Romberg (July 29, 1887 – November 9, 1951) was an American composer best known for his operettas. ... Dorothy Fields was immortalised on a USPS postage stamp. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Dorothy Fields was immortalised on a USPS postage stamp. ... The Century Theatre, originally known as the New Theatre, was a playhouse, New Yorks most spectacularly unsuccessful theater (WPA Guide). ... January 27 is the 27th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ...

Musical films

The musical film is a film genre in which several songs sung by the characters are interwoven into the narrative. ... Original sheet music cover // Anchors Aweigh is the song of the United States Navy, composed in 1906 by Charles A. Zimmerman with lyrics by Alfred Hart Miles. ... June 21 is the 172nd day of the year (173rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 193 days remaining. ... Gwen Evelyn Verdon (January 13, 1925 in Culver City, California – October 18, 2000 in Woodstock, Vermont) was an acclaimed Tony Award winning American dancer and actress. ... Veronica Lake (14 November 1922[1] – 7 July 1973) was a popular American film actress and pin-up model who enjoyed both popular and critical acclaim, especially for her femme fatale roles in film noir with Alan Ladd during the 1940s. ... Sonny Tufts (16 July 1911 - 4 June 1970) - US movie actor. ... Eddie Bracken (born February 7, 1915; died November 14, 2002) was an American comic actor. ... Reynolds with Ray Milland in Ministry of Fear Marjorie Reynolds (August 12, 1917 - February 1, 1997) was a film actress with over 70 film appearances. ... Spike Jones For the music video and film director, see Spike Jonze. ... November 14 is the 318th day of the year (319th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 47 days remaining. ... Betty Grable Ruth Elizabeth Betty Grable (December 18, 1916 – July 3, 1973) was an American actress, singer, and pin-up girl whose famous bathing-suit poster was an icon of the World War II era. ... June Haver, (June 10, 1926 – July 4, 2005), was an American film actress, who was born in Rock Island, Illinois as June Stovenour; her name became Haver when her mother divorced and remarried. ... There have been several well-known people named John Payne, including: John Payne (actor) John Payne (poet). ... Betty Grable Ruth Elizabeth Betty Grable (December 18, 1916 – July 3, 1973) was an American actress, singer, and pin-up girl whose famous bathing-suit poster was an icon of the World War II era. ... Dick Haymes (born September 13, 1918 in Buenos Aires) was one of the most popular American male vocalists of the 1940s. ... Phil Silvers (May 11, 1911 – November 1, 1985) was an American entertainer and comedy actor. ... William Gaxton William Gaxton (born Arturo Antonio Gaxiola on December 2, 1893, in San Francisco, California; died February 2, 1963, in New York, New York) was a star of vaudeville, film, and theatre. ... Beatrice Kay (1907 - 1986), whose husky-voiced rendition of turn-of-the-century ballads made her famous as the Gay 90s Girl in radio and later in Las Vegas, died Saturday, November 8, 1986 at a nursing home in North Hollywood. ... 1945 film adaptation of Duffys Tavern Duffys Tavern, an American radio situation comedy (CBS, 1941-1942; NBC-Blue Network, 1942-1944; NBC, 1944-1952), often featured top-name stage and film guest stars but always hooked those around the misadventures, get-rich-quick-scheming, and romantic missteps of... January 4 is the 4th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Melvin Howard Tormé (September 13, 1925 Chicago – June 5, 1999 Los Angeles) is best known as one of the great male jazz singers. ... Nob Hill refers to a small district in sunny San Francisco, California adjacent to the intersection of California and Powell streets (and the respective cable car lines). ... Raft in They Drive by Night George Raft (September 26, 1895 - November 24, 1980) was an American film actor most closely identified with his portrayals of gangsters in crime melodramas of the 1930s and 1940s. ... Joan Bennett on the December, 1945 issue of Movie Story Magazine Joan Geraldine Bennett (February 27, 1910 – December 7, 1990) was an American film actress who also achieved success later in life as a television actress. ... Vivian Blaine Vivian Blaine (born 21 November 1921 in Newark, New Jersey; died 9 December 1995 in New York, New York) was an actress and singer best known for originating the role of Miss Adelaide in the musical theater production Guys and Dolls. ... Out of This World can refer to: Out of This World, the American title for the video game Another World the television series Out of This World a fantasy novel by Lawrence Watt-Evans a 1950 musical by Cole Porter a 2004 Japanese film This is a disambiguation page &#8212... Eddie Bracken (born February 7, 1915; died November 14, 2002) was an American comic actor. ... Veronica Lake (14 November 1922[1] – 7 July 1973) was a popular American film actress and pin-up model who enjoyed both popular and critical acclaim, especially for her femme fatale roles in film noir with Alan Ladd during the 1940s. ... Cass Daley (Birthname: Cahterine Dailey b. ... Cover of the original sheet music of the two piano version of Rhapsody in Blue. ... Actor Aldas record release of Italian songs Robert Alda (born Alphonso Giuseppe Giovanni Roberto DAbruzzo on February 26, 1914, died May 3, 1986) was an Italian-American actor. ... Actress Joan Leslie Joan Leslie (born January 26, 1925 in Detroit, Michigan) was an American actress. ... Alexis Smith Alexis Smith (June 8, 1921 – June 9, 1993) was an actress. ... Hazel Dorothy Scott (1920 – 1981) was a jazz and classical pianist and singer. ... Shirley Ross (January 7, 1913 - March 9, 1975) was an American actress and singer. ... A state fair is a competitive and recreational gathering of a U.S. states population. ... Dick Haymes (born September 13, 1918 in Buenos Aires) was one of the most popular American male vocalists of the 1940s. ... Jeanne Crain Jeanne Elizabeth Crain (May 25, 1925 – December 14, 2003) was an American actress. ... Dana Andrews (January 1, 1909 - December 17, 1992) was an American film actor. ... Vivian Blaine Vivian Blaine (born 21 November 1921 in Newark, New Jersey; died 9 December 1995 in New York, New York) was an actress and singer best known for originating the role of Miss Adelaide in the musical theater production Guys and Dolls. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... Betty Hutton Betty Hutton, (born Elizabeth June Thornburg on February 26, 1921 in Battle Creek, Michigan) is a former American actor and singer. ... Barry Fitzgerald (March 10, 1888 – January 14, 1961) was an Irish actor. ... Don DeFore (August 25, 1913 - December 22, 1993) was born, according to Halliwells Filmgoers Companion, in 1917 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. ... Charles Andrew Andy Russell (born October 29, 1941, Detroit, Michigan) wore number 34 as an outside linebacker for the Pittsburgh Steelers in 1963 and from 1966-1976. ... Robert Charles Benchley (September 15, 1889 – November 21, 1945) was an American humorist, newspaper columnist, film actor, and drama literary editor. ... Van Johnson in Battleground (1949) Van Johnson (born Charles Van Johnson on August 25, 1916, in Newport, Rhode Island) is an American film and television actor and dancer. ... Esther Jane Williams (born August 8, 1921[1] or 1922[2]) was a United States competitive swimmer and movie star, famous for her musical films that featured elaborate performances with swimming and diving. ... Lauritz Melchior (often misspelled Melchoir) (born March 20, 1890 – died March 18, 1973) was a Danish and later American opera singer. ... Rita Hayworth (October 17, 1918 – May 14, 1987), was an American actress of Spanish and Irish descent who reached fame during the 1940s as the eras leading sex symbol. ... Lee Bowman (December 28, 1914 – December 25, 1979) was an American film and television actor. ... Janet Blair (April 23, 1921 - February 19, 2007) was an American film and television actress. ...

Births

January 3 is the 3rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Stephen Stills Stephen Arthur Stills is an American guitarist and singer/songwriter best known for his work with the Buffalo Springfield and Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young. ... Crosby, Stills & Nash, also Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young when including occasional fourth member Neil Young, are a folk rock/rock supergroup. ... January 9 is the 9th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... James Patrick Jimmy Page, OBE (born January 9, 1944) is an English guitarist and producer. ... The Yardbirds were an early English rock band, noted for starting the careers of three of rocks most famous guitarists, Eric Clapton, Jeff Beck, and Jimmy Page. ... For the bands 1969 self-titled debut album, see Led Zeppelin (album). ... January 10 is the 10th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Roderick David Stewart, CBE (born January 10, 1945), is a Scottish rock singer who was a member of the The Jeff Beck Group and the Faces before embarking on a solo career. ... January 15 is the 15th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... The Dixie Cups are an American pop music girl group of the 1960s. ... January 17 is the 17th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... The Delfonics were a quintessential Philadelphia soul singing group, most popular in the late 1960s and early 1970s. ... January 19 is the 19th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article or section does not adequately cite its references or sources. ... This article is about the rock band. ... January 20 is the 20th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Eric Stewart is a musician and songwriter most known for his tenure in 10CC in the 1970s. ... The Mindbenders (originally called Wayne Fontana and the Mindbenders) was a 1960s British Invasion band from Manchester. ... 10cc is a British rock music group who achieved their greatest commercial success during the 1970s. ... January 26 is the 26th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Jacqueline Mary du Pré OBE (January 26, 1945 – October 19, 1987) was an English cellist. ... January 26 is the 26th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Ashley Stephen Hutchings (born January 26, 1945) is a folk musician. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... January 27 is the 27th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Nicholas Berkeley Nick Mason (born January 27, 1944 in Birmingham, England) is a musician and the drummer for Pink Floyd. ... Pink Floyd are an English rock band that earned recognition for their psychedelic rock music, and, as they evolved, for their avant-garde progressive rock music. ... February 6 is the 37th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Robert Nesta Marley OM (February 6, 1945 – May 11, 1981) was a Jamaican singer, songwriter, and guitarist. ... February 14 is the 45th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Victor Harvey Briggs (Born 14 Feb 1945 in Twickenham, London, England) is a former blues musician. ... Steampacket was a British Blues band of the 1960s, notable mainly for the fact that so many of its members subsequently became famous. ... This article or section reads like an advertisement. ... The US edition of The Animals self-titled debut album. ... February 20 is the 51st day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Alans first Album: Pipedream James Alan Hull (February 20, 1945 — November 17, 1995) was a British singer-songwriter and founding member of the Tyneside folk-rock band Lindisfarne. ... February 26 is the 57th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Canned Heat album cover Canned Heat is a blues-rock/boogie band that formed in Los Angeles in 1965. ... February 26 is the 57th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Mitch Ryder (born 26 February 1945) is an American musician born in Hamtramck, Michigan as William S. Levise Jr. ... February 27 is the 58th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Carl Anderson (February 27, 1945 – February 23, 2004) was a singer and actor best known for portrayal of Judas Iscariot in the Broadway and film versions of the rock opera by Andrew Lloyd-Webber, Jesus Christ Superstar. ... March 6 is the 65th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (66th in Leap years). ... The Zombies, formed in 1961 in St Albans, were an English pop-rock band. ... March 7 is the 66th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (67th in leap years). ... Arthur Lee. ... Love is infact Sophie Ollig and Sam Irving! remember that folks ... March 8 is the 67th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (68th in leap years). ... George Michael Dolenz, Jr. ... The Monkees were a pop-rock quartet created and based in Los Angeles in 1965 for an NBC American television series of the same name. ... March 9 is the 68th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (69th in Leap years). ... Robin Leonard Trower (born March 9, 1945 in Catford, London, England) is a preeminent English rock guitarist who achieved success with Procol Harum during the 1960s, and then again as the leader of his own Hendrixesque power trio. ... Procol Harum are an English progressive rock band, formed in the 1960s. ... March 10 is the 69th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (70th in leap years). ... Ramon Ayala y sus Bravos del Norte Ramón Ayala (born March 10, 1945) is an Mexican accordionist and songwriter. ... For the Lebanese political coalition, see March 14 Alliance. ... Walter Parazaider (born March 14, 1945 in Chicago, Illinois) is best known for being a founding member and saxophone player for the rock band Chicago. ... Chicago is a rock band that was formed in 1967 in Chicago, Illinois. ... For the Lebanese political coalition, see March 14 Alliance. ... Jasper Carrott - (Audio tape cover) Jasper Carrott OBE (born Robert Davis, March 14, 1945) is an English comedian (declaring himself world famous in Birmingham). Born in Acocks Green, Birmingham, he was educated at Moseley School. ... March 19 is the 78th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (79th in leap years). ... Cem Karaca (March 19, 1945 - February 8, 2004) was a prominent Turkish rock musician and one of the important figures in the Anatolian rock movement. ... March 28 is the 87th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (88th in leap years). ... The Turtles were an American pop, psychedelic and folk rock band defined by a good-natured, joyously melancholic and occasionally cheeky sound. ... March 30 is the 89th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (90th in a leap year). ... The famous Clapton is God graffiti Eric Patrick Clapton CBE (born 30 March 1945), nicknamed Slowhand, is a Grammy Award winning English guitarist, singer and composer, who is one of the most respected and influential musicians of the 20th century,[1] garnering an unprecedented three inductions into the Rock and... The blues is a vocal and instrumental form of music based on the use of the blue notes and a repetitive pattern that typically follows a twelve-bar structure. ... A guitarist is a musician who plays the guitar. ... April 1 is the 91st day of the year (92nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 274 days remaining. ... John Barbata (b. ... Jefferson Airplane was an American rock band from San Francisco, a pioneer of the LSD-influenced psychedelic rock movement. ... April 13 is the 103rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (104th in leap years). ... Lowell George (born April 13, 1945 in Hollywood, CA - June 29, 1979) was an American musician, singer and guitarist, with the rock group Little Feat and as a solo artist. ... The musical band Little Feat has mixed blues, R&B, country, and rock and roll styles since its 1969 genesis in Los Angeles. ... April 14 is the 104th day of the year (105 in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 261 days remaining. ... Richard Hugh Blackmore, (born 14 April 1945) is an English guitarist. ... This article is about the rock band. ... April 21 is the 111th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (112th in leap years). ... Daniel Robert Knight is an Australian politician. ... April 25 is the 115th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (116th in leap years). ... Björn Ulvaeus in 1999 Björn Kristian Ulvaeus (Swedish IPA: ) (born April 25, 1945) is a Swedish musician and composer, most notable as a member of ABBA. Ulvaeus was born in Gothenburg, but as a child he moved with his family to Västervik. ... Abba redirects here. ... April 25 is the 115th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (116th in leap years). ... Stu Cook played bass guitar in the American rock band, Creedence Clearwater Revival. ... Creedence Clearwater Revival, commonly referred to by their initials CCR or simply Creedence, was an American rock band, fronted by John Fogerty. ... April 28 is the 118th day of the year (119th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 247 days remaining. ... May 1 is the 121st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (122nd in leap years). ... Rita Coolidge (born May 1, 1945, in Lafayette, Tennessee) is an American singer. ... May 2 is the 122nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (123rd in leap years). ... Goldie McJohn (born May 2, 1945) is a Canadian musician, best known as the keyboard player for the rock group Steppenwolf. ... It has been suggested that The Sparrows be merged into this article or section. ... May 4 is the 124th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (125th in leap years). ... Blood, Sweat & Tears was an American rock and roll group formed in New York City in 1967. ... May 6 is the 126th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (127th in leap years). ... Robert Clark Bob Seger (born May 6, 1945) is an American rock musician from Michigan, who after years of local Detroit-area success starting in the mid-1960s, achieved his greatest national success starting in the mid-1970s and extending into the 1980s. ... May 6 is the 126th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (127th in leap years). ... Jimmie Dale Gilmore(r) and Colin Gilmore at Deep Eddy Pool in Austin, Texas, June 2004. ... May 7 is the 127th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (128th in leap years). ... Christy Moore (born on May 7, 1945, in Newbridge, County Kildare) is a popular Irish folk singer and guitarist, well known as one of the founding members of Planxty. ... May 8 is the 128th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (129th in leap years). ... Keith Jarrett (born May 8, 1945 in Allentown, Pennsylvania) is an American pianist and composer. ... May 9 is the 129th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (130th in leap years). ... Steve Katz (born May 9, 1945) was an original member of the rock bands The Blues Project, Blood, Sweat and Tears, and American Flyer. ... The Blues Project was a short-lived rock and roll band from the Greenwich Village neighborhood of New York City that was formed in 1965 and split up in 1967. ... For the famous speech by Winston Churchill, see Blood, toil, tears, and sweat . ... May 12 is the 132nd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (133rd in leap years). ... Ian McLagan is a British keyboards player, best known as a member of The Small Faces in the 1960s and The Faces in the 1970s. ... Small Faces album cover Faces were an early 1970s rock band formed in 1969 from the ashes of The Small Faces after Steve Marriott left to form Humble Pie; new members Ron Wood (guitar) and Rod Stewart (vocals) (both from The Jeff Beck Group) joined Ronnie Lane (bass), Ian McLagan... May 13 is the 133rd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (134th in leap years). ... Richard Magic Dick Salwitz was the harmonica player for The J. Geils Band. ... The J. Geils Band was an American music group formed 1967 in Worcester, Massachusetts that had a successful blues-rock/R&B-influenced sound in the 1970s, before moving towards a more pop-influenced sound in the 1980s, which brought them MTV airplay and their 1982 international hit single Centerfold... May 14 is the 134th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (135th in leap years). ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... May 19 is the 139th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (140th in leap years). ... Peter Dennis Blandford Townshend (born May 19, 1945 in Chiswick, London) is an English rock guitarist, singer, songwriter, and composer who is best known as the guitarist and principal songwriter for the rock band The Who. ... The Who are an English rock band formed in 1964. ... May 24 is the 144th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (145th in leap years). ... Priscilla Presley Priscilla Beaulieu Presley (born Priscilla Ann Wagner on May 24, 1945, in Brooklyn, New York) is an American model, author and actress and the only wife of rock n roll singer Elvis Presley. ... May 27 is the 147th day (148th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar, with 218 days remaining. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... May 28 is the 148th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (149th in leap years). ... John Cameron Fogerty (born May 28, 1945) is an American singer, songwriter, and guitarist, best known for his time with the swamp rock or roots rock band Creedence Clearwater Revival. ... Creedence Clearwater Revival, commonly referred to by their initials CCR or simply Creedence, was an American rock band, fronted by John Fogerty. ... May 28 is the 148th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (149th in leap years). ... Chayito Vald z (born May 28, 1945) is a Mexican entertainer associated with the folk music, culture and people of rural Mexico. ... May 29 is the 149th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (150th in leap years). ... Gary Brooker, MBE, (born May 29, 1945, Hackney, London), is an English singer, songwriter, pianist, and founder of the classical rock band Procol Harum. ... Procol Harum are an English progressive rock band, formed in the 1960s. ... June 1 is the 152nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (153rd in leap years), with 213 days remaining. ... Linda Scott was a pop singer active in the early to mid 1960’s. ... June 1 is the 152nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (153rd in leap years), with 213 days remaining. ... Frederica von Stade (b. ... June 2 is the 153rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (154th in leap years), with 212 days remaining. ... Lord David Paul Nicholas Dundas (born 2 June 1945 in Oxford, England) is a musician known for his film and television scoring, having previously had limited chart success in the rock genre. ... June 4 is the 155th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (156th in leap years), with 210 days remaining. ... Gordon Waller (born as Gordon Trueman Riviere Waller, on June 4, 1945 in Braemar, Scotland) is a singer, best known as Gordon of 1960s duo Peter & Gordon, whose biggest hit was World Without Love. While attending Westminster School, he first met fellow student Peter Asher, and together they began playing... Peter & Gordon were a British Invasion-era performing duo, formed by Peter Asher and Gordon Waller, that rocketed to fame with 1964s A World Without Love. Peter Ashers sister (the actress Jane Asher) was dating Paul McCartney (of the Beatles), and so Peter & Gordon recorded several songs written... June 14 is the 165th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (166th in leap years), with 200 days remaining. ... Image:Rod Argent. ... The Zombies, formed in 1961 in St Albans, were an English pop-rock band. ... Argent was the name of a rock band founded in 1969 by Rod Argent after his previous band, The Zombies, broke up. ... June 20 is the 171st day of the year (172nd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 194 days remaining. ... Anne Murray CC, ONS (born Morna Anne Murray June 20, 1945), is a Canadian singer born in Springhill, Nova Scotia, known for her rich alto voice and her taste in choosing songs that appeal to Pop, Country and Adult Contemporary listeners alike. ... June 24 is the 175th day of the year (176th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 190 days remaining. ... [1] Colin Blunstone, born June 24, 1945 in Hatfield, Hertfordshire, was the lead singer for the British pop group The Zombies. ... The Zombies, formed in 1961 in St Albans, were an English pop-rock band. ... June 25 is the 176th day of the year (177th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 189 days remaining. ... Carly Elisabeth Simon (born June 25, 1945 in New York City) is an Academy Award, Golden Globe and two-times Grammy Awards winning American musician who emerged as one of the leading lights of the early 1970s singer-songwriter movement. ... June 25 is the 176th day of the year (177th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 189 days remaining. ... Labi Siffre (born June 25, 1945) is an English poet, songwriter and singer. ... June 28 is the 179th day of the year (180th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 186 days remaining. ... Procol Harum are an English progressive rock band, formed in the 1960s. ... July 1 is the 182nd day of the year (183rd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 183 days remaining. ... Debbie Harry on the cover of her collection Most of All: Best Of Deborah Harry (born July 1, 1945) is a Miami-born American rock and roll musician who originally gained fame as the frontwoman for New Wave band Blondie, which originated in the late 1970s and achieved commercial success... Blondie is an American rock band that first gained fame in the late 1970s and early 1980s. ... July 6 is the 187th day of the year (188th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 178 days remaining. ... Dr. Hook & the Medicine Show is a pop-country rock band formed in Union City, New Jersey in 1968. ... July 15 is the 196th day (197th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 169 days remaining. ... Peter B. Lewis is the Cleveland, Ohio-area based Chairman of Progressive Insurance Companies. ... Moby Grape was an American roots rock and psychedelic rock group of the 1960s that was known for having all five members contribute to singing and songwriting, and who collectively merged elements of jazz, country, and blues together with rock. ... July 18 is the 199th day (200th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 166 days remaining. ... The US edition of The Animals self-titled debut album. ... July 20 is the 201st day (202nd in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 164 days remaining. ... Kim Carnes Kim Carnes (born July 20, 1945 in Los Angeles, California) is an American singer-songwriter. ... July 20 is the 201st day (202nd in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 164 days remaining. ... John Charles Lodge (born 20 July 1943, in Birmingham, England) is best known as the bass guitar player for the Moody Blues. ... The Moody Blues are a British rock band originally from Birmingham, England. ... July 23 is the 204th day (205th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 161 days remaining. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... July 30 is the 211th day (212th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 154 days remaining. ... David Sanborn in concert in San Francisco. ... August 31 is the 243rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (244th in leap years), with 122 days remaining. ... Itzhak Perlman Itzhak Perlman (born August 31, 1945 in Jaffa) is an Israeli virtuoso violinist and teacher. ... August 16 is the 228th day of the year (229th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... The American Breed was an American interracial rock group formed in 1966 and disbanded in 1969. ... August 18 is the 230th day of the year (231st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... August 18 is the 230th day of the year (231st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Barbara Harris was the lead singer of the R&B group The Toys. ... The Toys were an R&B trio, a girl group, from New York who formed in 1961 and disbanded in 1968. ... August 19 is the 231st day of the year (232nd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Ian Gillan (born 19 August 1945 in Hounslow, London), is an English rock music vocalist known as the lead singer for legendary rock band Deep Purple, and for his year-long stint in Black Sabbath. ... This article is about the rock band. ... August 24 is the 236th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (237th in leap years), with 129 days remaining. ... Vito & the Salutations are a doo wop group from the 1960s, who scored a minor success with an up tempo version of the song Unchained Melody, which reached number 60 on the Cash Box hit parade. ... August 24 is the 236th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (237th in leap years), with 129 days remaining. ... Kenneth William David (Ken) Hensley (born on 24 August, 1945, in Plumstead, London, England) is a keyboard (especially Hammond organ) player, guitarist, singer, songwriter and producer best known for his work with Uriah Heep during the 1970s. ... Uriah Heep is an English rock band, formed in 1969 when record producer Gerry Bron invited keyboardist Ken Hensley (previously a member of The Gods and Toe Fat) to join Spice, a band signed to his own Bronze Records label. ... August 24 is the 236th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (237th in leap years), with 129 days remaining. ... The Average White Band (also AWB) is a Scottish funk and R&B band. ... August 31 is the 243rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (244th in leap years), with 122 days remaining. ... who this nigga ... August 31 is the 243rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (244th in leap years), with 122 days remaining. ... Itzhak Perlman Itzhak Perlman (born August 31, 1945 in Jaffa) is an Israeli virtuoso violinist and teacher. ... September 4 is the 247th day of the year (248th in leap years). ... Bill Kenwright CBE (born 4 September 1945, in Liverpool, Merseyside, England) is an actor and producer. ... September 5 is the 248th day of the year (249th in leap years). ... Alastair Ian Stewart, commonly known as Al Stewart (born in Glasgow, Scotland on September 5, 1945) is a British singer-songwriter and musician. ... September 8 is the 251st day of the year (252nd in leap years). ... José Montserrate Feliciano (born September 10, 1945 in Lares, Puerto Rico) is a Puerto Rican singer. ... September 8 is the 251st day of the year (252nd in leap years). ... Ron Pigpen McKernan (September 8, 1945 - March 8, 1973) was a musician and member of the Grateful Dead. ... The Grateful Dead were an American psychedelia-influenced rock band formed in 1965 in San Francisco. ... September 8 is the 251st day of the year (252nd in leap years). ... Kelly Groucutt (born Michael William Groucutt, September 8, 1945) and hails from the town of Coseley, Staffordshire in the West Midlands region of England. ... ELO redirects here. ... September 9 is the 252nd day of the year (253rd in leap years). ... Dee Dee Sharp was born Dione LaRue in Philadelphia Pennsylvania on September 9, 1945. ... September 15 is the 258th day of the year (259th in leap years). ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... September 17 is the 260th day of the year (261st in leap years). ... Danny Rivera (born September 17, 1945) is an international singer and songwriter who was born in San Juan. ... September 19 is the 262nd day of the year (263rd in leap years). ... David Bromberg David Bromberg (b. ... September 23 is the 266th day of the year (267th in leap years). ... Image:PaulPetersen. ... September 24 is the 267th day of the year (268th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... John Rutter (born September 24, 1945) is an English composer, choral conductor, editor, arranger and record producer. ... September 25 is the 268th day of the year (269th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The Average White Band (also AWB) is a Scottish funk and R&B band. ... September 26 is the 269th day of the year (270th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Bryan Ferry (born 26 September 1945 in Washington, Tyne and Wear) is an English singer, musician and songwriter, famed for his suave visual and vocal style, who came to public prominence in the 1970s as lead vocalist and principal songwriter with Roxy Music. ... September 30 is the 273rd day of the year (274th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Spooky Tooth was an English progressive rock band from the late 1960s. ... October 1 is the 274th day of the year (275th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Donny Hathaway (1945-1979) continues to influence many of todays great musicians. ... October 2 is the 275th day (276th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 90 days remaining. ... Don McLean is an American singer-songwriter, most famous for his 1971 ballad American Pie. ... October 7 is the 280th day of the year (281st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... 10cc is a British rock music group who achieved their greatest commercial success during the 1970s. ... October 10 is the 283rd day of the year (284th in leap years). ... Procol Harum are an English progressive rock band, formed in the 1960s. ... October 19 is the 292nd day of the year (293rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Jeannie C. Riley (born Jeanne Carolyn Stephenson on October 19, 1945 in Anson, Texas) to Oscar and Nora Stephenson is an American country and gospel music singer. ... October 26 is the 299th day of the year (300th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 66 days remaining. ... Leslie West (born October 22, 1945) is an American rock guitarist, singer and songwriter. ... Mountain is an American rock band, popular in the early 1970s. ... October 28 is the 301st day of the year (302nd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 64 days remaining. ... The Mindbenders (originally called Wayne Fontana and the Mindbenders) was a 1960s British Invasion beat group, hailing from Manchester. ... The Mindbenders (originally called Wayne Fontana and the Mindbenders) was a 1960s British Invasion band from Manchester. ... October 29 is the 302nd day of the year (303rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Melba Moore (born Melba Hill, 29 October 1945, in New York City) is an American R&B singer and actress. ... November 8 is the 312th day of the year (313th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 53 days remaining. ... The Right Honourable Sir Donald Bruce Murray (born January 24, 1923) was a Lord Justice of Appeal of the Supreme Court of Northern Ireland. ... The Turtles were an American pop, psychedelic and folk rock band defined by a good-natured, joyously melancholic and occasionally cheeky sound. ... November 10 is the 314th day of the year (315th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 51 days remaining. ... Donna Fargo (born Yvonne Vaughan on November 10, 1945 in Mount Airy, North Carolina) is an American singer, best known for her 1972 hit The Happiest Girl in the Whole U.S.A., which hit #1 on the Billboard country music charts. ... November 11 is the 315th day of the year (316th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 50 days remaining. ... Vanilla Fudge was an American heavy metal/psychedelic band that recorded albums from 1967 to 1970. ... November 12 is the 316th day of the year (317th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 49 days remaining. ... Neil Percival Young[1] OM (born November 12, 1945, Toronto, Ontario) is a Canadian singer-songwriter, guitarist, and film director. ... November 15 is the 319th day of the year (320th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 46 days remaining. ... The ABBA album cover for song Mamma Mia (1975) shows the group: Benny, Anni-Frid (top center), Agnetha, and Björn. ... Abba redirects here. ... November 20 is the 324th day of the year (325th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Sha Na Na Sha Na Na is a rock and roll/comedy group from New York City, who perform covers of doo wop hits from the 1950s, simultaneously reviving and sending up the music, as well as 1950s New York street culture, in their performances. ... November 24 is the 328th day (329th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Lee Michaels (Hammond organ, piano, guitar, saxophone, trombone, accordion, vocals) was born November 24th, 1945 in Los Angeles, California. ... November 26 is the 330th day (331st on leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... This article or section is not written in the formal tone expected of an encyclopedia article. ... December 1 is the 335th (in leap years the 336th) day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Bette Davis Midler (born December 1, 1945) is an American singer, actress, and comedian, also known to her fans as The Divine Miss M. She is named after the actress Bette Davis although Davis pronounced her first name in two syllables, and Midler uses one. ... December 12 is the 346th day (347th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar, with 19 days remaining. ... Alan Ward (born August 10, 1947, Dronfield, Derbyshire) is a former English cricketer who played in 5 Tests from 1969 to 1976. ... The Honeycombs were a English pop group of the 1960s. ... December 14 is the 348th day of the year (349th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Stanley Crouch (born December 14, 1945, Los Angeles) is an American music critic, syndicated columnist, and novelist perhaps best known for his jazz criticism and his novel Dont the Moon Look Lonesome? // During the early 1970s, Crouch moved from California to New York City, where he lived along with... December 20 is the 354th day of the year (355th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Peter George John Criscuola (born December 20, 1945) a. ... December 23 is the 357th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (358th in leap years). ... Iron butterfly is also a name for an options-trading strategy. ... December 24 is the 358th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (359th in leap years). ... Ian Lemmy Kilmister (born Ian Fraser Kilmister, December 24, 1945, also known as Ian Fraser Willis) is an English bass player and singer. ... The title of this article contains the following characters: ö. Where they are unavailable or not desired, the name may be given as Motorhead. ... December 25 is the 359th day of the year (360th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 6 days remaining in the year. ... Noel Redding Noel Redding (25 December 1945 – 11 May 2003) was a rock & roll guitarist but best known as the bassist for The Jimi Hendrix Experience. ... Jimi Hendrix James Marshall Jimi Hendrix (November 27, 1942 - September 18, 1970) was an American guitarist, singer, songwriter and producer who is widely considered to be the most important electric guitarist in the history of popular music. ... December 27 is the 361st day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (362nd in leap years). ... Clarence Barlow (born December 27, 1945) is a composer of classical and electroacoustic works. ... December 30 is the 364th day of the year (365th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 1 day remaining. ... Davy Jones, 1967 Davy Jones redirects here, for other uses see David Jones. ... The Monkees were a pop-rock quartet created and based in Los Angeles in 1965 for an NBC American television series of the same name. ... Betty Davis on the cover of her Nasty Gal LP, 1975. ... Chucho Valdés (b. ...

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