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Encyclopedia > 1948 in music

See also: 1947 in music, other events of 1948, 1949 in music and the list of 'years in music'. See also: 1946 in music, other events of 1947, 1948 in music and the list of years in music. // Events Patti Page signs with Mercury Frankie Laine earns his first, of 21, gold records Kay Starr signs with Capitol George Jones begins performing Jimmy Rogers begins recording the Weavers begin... Year 1948 (MCMXLVIII) was a leap year starting on Thursday (the link is to a full 1948 calendar). ... See also: 1948 in music, other events of 1949, 1950 in music and the list of years in music. // Events Mitch Miller begins his career as one of the 20th centurys most successful record producers at Mercury Eddie Fisher signs with RCA Bob Hope suggests that Anthony Benedetto change... This page indexes the individual year in music pages. ...

Contents

Events

The Aldeburgh Festival is an English festival, largely revolving around classical music. ... Edward Benjamin Britten, Baron Britten, OM CH (November 22, 1913 Lowestoft, Suffolk - December 4, 1976 Aldeburgh, Suffolk) was a British composer, conductor, and pianist. ... Sir Peter Neville Luard Pears (June 22, 1910 – April 3, 1986) was an English tenor and life-long partner of the composer Benjamin Britten. ... Asa Al Jolson Yoelson (born in Seredžius, Lithuania on May 26, 1886, and died in San Francisco, California on October 23, 1950) was an acclaimed American singer and actor whose career lasted from 1911 until his death in 1950. ... Patti Page on the cover of a collection, part of The Millennium Collection Patti Page (born Clara Ann Fowler on November 8, 1927 in Claremore, Oklahoma) is one of the best-known female singers in traditional pop music. ... For the guitar, see Gibson Les Paul. ... Mary Ford (born on July 7, 1928 with her original name Iris Colleen Summers) was one-half of a husband-wife musical duo; the other half being Les Paul. ... Pierino Ronaldo Perry Como (May 18, 1912 – May 12, 2001) was an Italian American crooner during the latter half of the 20th century. ... Columbia Records is the oldest brand name in recorded sound, dating back to 1888, and was the first record company to produce pre-recorded records as opposed to blank cylinders. ... A gramophone record, (also phonograph record - often simply record) is an analog sound recording medium: a flat disc rotating at a constant angular velocity, with inscribed spiral grooves in which a stylus or needle rides. ... NY redirects here. ... The hotels name with a single hyphen is engraved and gilded over the entrance. ... The Beatles Magical Mystery Tour (1967) as a 33 ⅓ LP vinyl record A gramophone record (also phonograph record, or simply record) is an analogue sound recording medium consisting of a flat disc with an inscribed modulated spiral groove starting near the periphery and ending near the center of the disc. ... Otis Rush (born April 29, 1934 in Philadelphia, Mississippi) is a blues musician and guitarist. ... Igor Fyodorovich Stravinsky (Russian: Игорь Фёдорович Стравинский, Igor Fëdorovič Stravinskij) (June 17, 1882 – April 6, 1971) was a Russian composer who first achieved international fame with three ballets commissioned by the impresario Serge Diaghilev and performed by Diaghilevs Ballets Russes (Russian Ballet): LOiseau de feu (The Firebird) (1910), Petrushka (1911... Robert Lawson Craft (October 20th, 1923 - ) is an American conductor and writer on music best known for his intimate working friendship with Igor Stravinsky, a relationship which has resulted in a number of recordings and books. ... Quartetto Cetra, or simply I Cetra, was an Italian vocal quartet established during 1940s. ... Dumbo is the fourth animated feature in the Disney animated features canon. ...

Albums released

Top hits on record

Buttons and Bows is a popular song. ... Dinah Shore (born Frances Rose Shore February 29, 1916 - February 24, 1994) was an American singer and actress. ... Confess is a popular song. ... Doris Mary Ann von Kappelhoff, known as Doris Day (born April 3, 1924), is an American singer, actress, and animal welfare advocate. ... Buddy Clark (26 July 1911 - 1 October 1949) was a popular singer in the 1930s and 1940s. ... Patti Page on the cover of a collection, part of The Millennium Collection Patti Page (born Clara Ann Fowler on November 8, 1927 in Claremore, Oklahoma) is one of the best-known female singers in traditional pop music. ... Cool Water was a famous song written in 1941 by the equally famous Bob Nolan. ... Vaughn Monroe (October 7, 1911 - May 21, 1973) was a singer, trumpeter and big band leader, most popular in the 1940s and 1950s. ... The Sons of the Pioneers was an American cowboy singing group founded in 1933 by Leonard Slye (better known by his later screen name Roy Rogers), with Tim Spencer and Bob Nolan. ... Category: Possible copyright violations ... Phil Harris (b. ... Frankie Laine, born Francesco Paolo LoVecchio on March 30, 1913, is a successful American singer of the twentieth century. ... Gloria is the title of many different songs, both in contemporary popular music as well as classical music of the sacred Christian genre. ... The Mills Brothers were an American jazz and pop vocal group of the 20th century. ... Hair of Gold, Eyes of Blue is a popular song. ... Albert Gordon MacRae (born 12 March 1921 in East Orange, New Jersey, – died 24 January 1986 in Lincoln, Nebraska) was an American actor and singer, best known for his appearances in musical films of the 1950s. ... The Harmonicats are an American harmonica-based group, Originally they were named The Harmonica Madcaps and the group consisted of Jerry Murad (chromatic lead harmonica), Bob Hadamik (bass harmonica), Pete Pedersen (chromatic), and Al Fiore, (chord harmonica). ... The Mills Brothers were an American jazz and pop vocal group of the 20th century. ... Frankie Laine, born Francesco Paolo LoVecchio on March 30, 1913, is a successful American singer of the twentieth century. ... Art Mooney (b. ... Im my own Grandpa is a song by Lonzo and Oscar about a man who becomes his own --grandfather due to a seires of bizarre marraiges. ... Guy Lombardo, photographed by William P. Gottlieb, 1947 Gaetano Alberto Guy Lombardo (June 19, 1902 – November 5, 1977) was a Canadian bandleader and violinist. ... Asa Al Jolson Yoelson (born in Seredžius, Lithuania on May 26, 1886, and died in San Francisco, California on October 23, 1950) was an acclaimed American singer and actor whose career lasted from 1911 until his death in 1950. ... The Mills Brothers were an American jazz and pop vocal group of the 20th century. ... Its Magic is a popular song. ... Doris Mary Ann von Kappelhoff, known as Doris Day (born April 3, 1924), is an American singer, actress, and animal welfare advocate. ... Little White Lies is a popular song. ... Dick Haymes (born September 13, 1918 in Buenos Aires) was one of the most popular American male vocalists of the 1940s. ... Love Somebody is a popular song. ... Doris Mary Ann von Kappelhoff, known as Doris Day (born April 3, 1924), is an American singer, actress, and animal welfare advocate. ... Buddy Clark (26 July 1911 - 1 October 1949) was a popular singer in the 1930s and 1940s. ... Mañana is a popular song. ... Peggy Lee (May 26, 1920 – January 21, 2002) was an American jazz singer and songwriter. ... Frankie Laine, born Francesco Paolo LoVecchio on March 30, 1913, is a successful American singer of the twentieth century. ... My Happiness is a popular and country music song. ... The Pied Pipers were a popular singing group in the late 1930s and 1940s. ... Nature Boy is a song by eden ahbez, published in 1947. ... Nathaniel Adams Coles, known professionally as Nat King Cole (March 17, 1919 ?– February 15, 1965) was a popular American singer, songwriter, and jazz pianist. ... Sarah Lois Vaughan (nicknamed Sassy and The Divine One), (March 27, 1924 – April 3, 1990) was an American jazz singer, described as one of the greatest singers of the 20th century [1]. // Sarah Vaughan was born in Newark, New Jersey in 1924. ... Kay Kyser (June 18, 1905, Rocky Mount, North Carolina - July 24, 1985) was a famous bandleader and one of the first to become a radio celebrity. ... Harry Babbitt (November 2, 1913 - April 9, 2004) was an American singer and star during the Big Band era. ... Red River Valley is a folk song often sung by the Sons of the Pioneers. ... Jo Stafford Jo Elizabeth Stafford (born November 12, 1917) is a singer whose career spanned the late 1920s through the early 1960s. ... Red Roses for a Blue Lady is a popular song. ... Vaughn Monroe (October 7, 1911 - May 21, 1973) was a singer, trumpeter and big band leader, most popular in the 1940s and 1950s. ... Frankie Laine, born Francesco Paolo LoVecchio on March 30, 1913, is a successful American singer of the twentieth century. ... So Tired is the sixth song on the 1983 Ozzy Osbourne heavy metal album Bark at the Moon. ... 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. ... Georgia Gibbs (August 17, 1919[1] - December 9, 2006) was an American singer, most popular in the 1950s. ... A Tree in the Meadow is a popular song. ... Margaret Whiting on the cover of her 2000 collection The Complete Capitol Hits of Margaret Whiting Margaret Whiting (born July 22, 1924) was a traditional pop music singer in the 1940s and 1950s. ... Pee Wee Hunt (b. ... Underneath the Arches is a popular song written by Reg Connelly and Bud Flanagan in 1931. ... The Andrews Sisters on the cover of the reissue collection The Best of the Andrew Sisters: The Millennium Collection. ... Frankie Laine, born Francesco Paolo LoVecchio on March 30, 1913, is a successful American singer of the twentieth century. ... Georgia Gibbs (August 17, 1919[1] - December 9, 2006) was an American singer, most popular in the 1950s. ... Kay Kyser (June 18, 1905, Rocky Mount, North Carolina - July 24, 1985) was a famous bandleader and one of the first to become a radio celebrity. ... You Call Everybody Darlin is a popular song. ... Albert J. Trace (b. ... You Cant Be True, Dear is a popular song. ... Ken Griffin (December 28, 1909-March 11, 1956) was an American organist. ...

Published popular music

A — Youre Adorable is a popular song written by Buddy Kaye, Fred Wise, and Sid Lippman, published in 1948. ... Fred Wise was the co-writer of the lyrics to the 1948 song A — Youre Adorable with Buddy Kaye. ... Cole Albert Porter (June 9, 1891 – October 15, 1964) was an American composer and songwriter from Indiana. ... Kiss Me, Kate is a stage musical by Samuel and Bella Spewack (book) and Cole Porter (music and lyrics) that ran for 1,077 performances and was first performed in New York on December 30, 1948. ... Ann Miller was born on April 12, 1923 and died on January 22, 2004. ... Kiss Me, Kate is a stage musical by Samuel and Bella Spewack (book) and Cole Porter (music and lyrics) that ran for 1,077 performances and was first performed in New York on December 30, 1948. ... Baby, Its Cold Outside is a pop standard, with words and music by Frank Loesser and published in 1948. ... Image:FrankLoesser1. ... Cole Albert Porter (June 9, 1891 – October 15, 1964) was an American composer and songwriter from Indiana. ... Judy Garland (born Frances Ethel Gumm; June 10, 1922 – June 22, 1969) was an American film actress, considered by many to be one of the greatest singing stars of Hollywoods Golden Era of musical film. ... Eugene Curran Kelly (August 23, 1912 – February 2, 1996), better known as Gene Kelly, was born and raised in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. ... The Pirate is a slang term for a supposed sex move performed during oral sex. ... Cinderella (first released on February 15, 1950) is an animated film by The Walt Disney Company in which a young girl abused by her stepmother and step-sisters is still able to go the ball and win her prince, with the help of a fairy godmother, a half dozen mice... Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Boo (also called The Magic Song) is a novelty song, written in 1948 by Al Hoffman, Mack David, and Jerry Livingston. ... Mack David (born July 5, 1912) was an American lyricist and songwriter, best known for his work with movies and television in the 1960s, particularly his work on the Disney films Cinderella and Alice in Wonderland. ... Al Hoffman (September 25, 1902–July 21, 1960) was a songwriter. ... This article needs to be wikified. ... Black Coffee is a popular song. ... Paul Francis Webster (December 20, 1907-March 18, 1984) was an American lyricist. ... Sonny Burke (Joseph Francis Burke) was born March 22, 1914 in Scranton, Pennsylvania and died May 31, 1980. ... Mitchell Parish (July 10, 1900 – March 31, 1993) was a Jewish-American lyricist. ... Cole Albert Porter (June 9, 1891 – October 15, 1964) was an American composer and songwriter from Indiana. ... Kiss Me, Kate is a stage musical by Samuel and Bella Spewack (book) and Cole Porter (music and lyrics) that ran for 1,077 performances and was first performed in New York on December 30, 1948. ... Wynn in Warning Shot (1967) Keenan Wynn (July 27, 1916 – October 14, 1986) was an American character actor and member of a well-known show-business family. ... Whitmore in The Asphalt Jungle James Allen Whitmore (born October 1, 1921) is an American film actor. ... Lyricist Bob Hilliard was born in New York City on January 28, 1918. ... Carl Sigman ( September 24, 1909 – September 26, 2000) was a major American songwriter. ... Joan Whitney Payson (February 5, 1903 – October 4, 1975) was an American heiress, businesswoman, philanthropist, patron of the arts and art collector, and a member of the prominent Whitney family. ... Portrait of Alex Kramer Alex Kramer (born London, England March 29, 1978) is a UK TV Game Show presenter. ... Bruno Coquatrix, (August 5, 1910 - April 1, 1979) was a French songwriter and music impresario who owned the famed Paris Olympia music hall. ... Irving Berlin (May 11, 1888 – September 22, 1989) was an American composer and lyricist, one of the most prodigious and famous American songwriters in history. ... Fred Astaire (May 10, 1899 – June 22, 1987), born Frederick Austerlitz in Omaha, Nebraska, was an American film and Broadway stage dancer, choreographer, singer and actor. ... Judy Garland (born Frances Ethel Gumm; June 10, 1922 – June 22, 1969) was an American film actress, considered by many to be one of the greatest singing stars of Hollywoods Golden Era of musical film. ... Easter Parade is a 1948 musical film starring Fred Astaire and Judy Garland. ... The Deck of Cards is a popular and country song. ... T. Texas Tyler (1916 - 1972) was a country music singer and songwriter, primarily known for his song, The Deck of Cards. ... Ann Ronell (December 28, 1906 or 1908 Omaha, Nebraska - December 25, 1993) was a Jewish-American composer and lyricist best known for the jazz standard Willow Weep For Me (1932). ... An album of Weills music by operatic soprano Teresa Stratas… …and one by industrial music band The Young Gods. ... One Touch of Venus was a Broadway musical written by Kurt Weill (music), Ogden Nash (lyrics), and S.J. Perelman and Nash (book); it was directed by Elia Kazan and featured choreography by Agnes De Mille. ... Ralph Blane (July 26, 1914 in Oklahoma — November 13, 1995) was a song writer best known for Meet Me in St. ... Hair of Gold, Eyes of Blue is a popular song. ... Irving Berlin (May 11, 1888 – September 22, 1989) was an American composer and lyricist, one of the most prodigious and famous American songwriters in history. ... Cole Albert Porter (June 9, 1891 – October 15, 1964) was an American composer and songwriter from Indiana. ... Alfred Drake (born Alfred Capurro) (October 7, 1914 - July 25, 1992) is a Broadway theater performer best known for his appearances in the musicals Babes in Arms, Oklahoma!, Kiss Me, Kate, and Kismet. ... Kiss Me, Kate is a stage musical by Samuel and Bella Spewack (book) and Cole Porter (music and lyrics) that ran for 1,077 performances and was first performed in New York on December 30, 1948. ... Howard Keel, born Harry Clifford Keel (April 13, 1919 – November 7, 2004) was an American actor who starred in many of the classic film musicals of the 1950s. ... Image:FrankLoesser1. ... Ray Bolger (January 10, 1904 – January 15, 1987) was an American entertainer of stage and screen, best known for his portrayal of the Scarecrow (and the farmworker Huck) in the 1939 film classic, The Wizard of Oz. ... ... Musical theater (or theatre) is a form of theatre combining music, songs, dance, and spoken dialogue. ... Wheres Charley is a theatre musical with music & lyrics by Frank Loesser and book by George Abbott. ... My Darling, My Darling is a popular song. ... Image:FrankLoesser1. ... Wheres Charley is a theatre musical with music & lyrics by Frank Loesser and book by George Abbott. ... Doretta Morrow (January 27, 1928 - February 28, 1968) was an American actress and dancer. ... My Happiness is a popular and country music song. ... O Mein Papa is a German language song, written by Paul Burkhard in 1939 for a musical called Der Schwarze Hecht or Feuerwerk (Fireworks). ... Image:FrankLoesser1. ... Carmen Lombardo (July 16, 1903 - April 17, 1971) was the younger brother of bandleader Guy Lombardo. ... Red Roses for a Blue Lady is a popular song. ... Sid Tepper was an American songwriter, best known for his collaborations with Roy C. Bennett, which spanwed several hits for Elvis Presley. ... Bennett & Tepper Roy C. Bennett (born August 12, 1918 in Brooklyn, New York) is an American songwriter. ... Sid Tepper was an American songwriter, best known for his collaborations with Roy C. Bennett, which spanwed several hits for Elvis Presley. ... Bennett & Tepper Roy C. Bennett (born August 12, 1918 in Brooklyn, New York) is an American songwriter. ... Ira Gershwin (6 December 1896 – 17 August 1983) was an American lyricist who collaborated with his younger brother, composer George Gershwin, to create some of the most memorable songs of the 20th century. ... Harry Warren (December 24, 1893 - September 22, 1981) was a music composer of many different styles. ... Cole Albert Porter (June 9, 1891 – October 15, 1964) was an American composer and songwriter from Indiana. ... Patricia Morison was born on 19 March 1915 in New York, NY, USA and was a film actress through the 1930s to 1980s as well as having several TV appearances including Cheers. ... Kiss Me, Kate is a stage musical by Samuel and Bella Spewack (book) and Cole Porter (music and lyrics) that ran for 1,077 performances and was first performed in New York on December 30, 1948. ... Kathryn Grayson (born February 9, 1922) is an American actress and singer who was born Zelma Kathryn Elisabeth Hedrick in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. ... Howard Keel, born Harry Clifford Keel (April 13, 1919 – November 7, 2004) was an American actor who starred in many of the classic film musicals of the 1950s. ... Mack David (born July 5, 1912) was an American lyricist and songwriter, best known for his work with movies and television in the 1960s, particularly his work on the Disney films Cinderella and Alice in Wonderland. ... The Tennessee Waltz is a popular song, popularized by Patti Page and by Les Paul and Mary Ford in 1950. ... Pee Wee King, born Julius Frank Anthony Kuczynski (February 18, 1914 – March 7, 2000), was an American country music songwriter and recording artist. ... Cole Albert Porter (June 9, 1891 – October 15, 1964) was an American composer and songwriter from Indiana. ... Kiss Me, Kate is a stage musical by Samuel and Bella Spewack (book) and Cole Porter (music and lyrics) that ran for 1,077 performances and was first performed in New York on December 30, 1948. ... Ann Miller was born on April 12, 1923 and died on January 22, 2004. ... Billy Reid (1902-1974) was a United Kingdom orchestra leader and songwriter. ... Cole Albert Porter (June 9, 1891 – October 15, 1964) was an American composer and songwriter from Indiana. ... Alfred Drake (born Alfred Capurro) (October 7, 1914 - July 25, 1992) is a Broadway theater performer best known for his appearances in the musicals Babes in Arms, Oklahoma!, Kiss Me, Kate, and Kismet. ... Kiss Me, Kate is a stage musical by Samuel and Bella Spewack (book) and Cole Porter (music and lyrics) that ran for 1,077 performances and was first performed in New York on December 30, 1948. ... Howard Keel, born Harry Clifford Keel (April 13, 1919 – November 7, 2004) was an American actor who starred in many of the classic film musicals of the 1950s. ... Cole Albert Porter (June 9, 1891 – October 15, 1964) was an American composer and songwriter from Indiana. ... Kiss Me, Kate is a stage musical by Samuel and Bella Spewack (book) and Cole Porter (music and lyrics) that ran for 1,077 performances and was first performed in New York on December 30, 1948. ... Ann Miller was born on April 12, 1923 and died on January 22, 2004. ... Cole Albert Porter (June 9, 1891 – October 15, 1964) was an American composer and songwriter from Indiana. ... Alfred Drake (born Alfred Capurro) (October 7, 1914 - July 25, 1992) is a Broadway theater performer best known for his appearances in the musicals Babes in Arms, Oklahoma!, Kiss Me, Kate, and Kismet. ... Patricia Morison was born on 19 March 1915 in New York, NY, USA and was a film actress through the 1930s to 1980s as well as having several TV appearances including Cheers. ... Kiss Me, Kate is a stage musical by Samuel and Bella Spewack (book) and Cole Porter (music and lyrics) that ran for 1,077 performances and was first performed in New York on December 30, 1948. ... Howard Keel, born Harry Clifford Keel (April 13, 1919 – November 7, 2004) was an American actor who starred in many of the classic film musicals of the 1950s. ... Kathryn Grayson (born February 9, 1922) is an American actress and singer who was born Zelma Kathryn Elisabeth Hedrick in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. ... You Cant Be True, Dear is a popular song. ... Jimmy McHugh (July 10, 1894 - May 23, 1969), was one of the greatest and most prolific songwriters during the 1920s-1950s. ... Paul Francis Webster (December 20, 1907-March 18, 1984) was an American lyricist. ... Seger Ellis (b. ... Youre Breaking My Heart is a popular song. ...

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 Antheil (June 8, 1900 – February 12, 1959) was an American composer and pianist of German and Lutheran descent, born in Trenton, New Jersey. ... William (Havergal) Brian (January 29, 1876 – November 28, 1972), was a British composer. ... John Cage For the character of John Cage from the TV show Ally McBeal see: John Cage (Character) John Milton Cage (September 5, 1912 – August 12, 1992) was an American experimental music composer, writer and visual artist. ... Elliott Cook Carter, Jr. ... Aaron Copland Aaron Copland (November 14, 1900 – December 2, 1990) was an American composer of concert and film music. ... George Crumb (born October 24, 1929) is an American composer of modern and avant garde music. ... Sven Einar Englund (June 17, 1916–June 27, 1999) was a Finnish composer. ... Ross Lee Finney Junior (December 23, 1906–February 4, 1997) was an American composer born in Wells, Minnesota who taught for many years at the University of Michigan. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... Dmitri Borisovich Kabalevsky (Russian Дмитрий Борисович Кабалевский) (1904 -1987) was a Soviet composer. ... Portrait of Martinů Bohuslav Martinů ( ; December 8, 1890—August 28, 1959) was a Czech composer. ... Nikolai Myaskovsky (ru: Николай Мясковский) (April 20, 1881 – August 8, 1950) was a Russian composer. ... Sir Andrzej Panufnik (September 24, 1914 - October 27, 1991) was a Polish composer, pianist, and a conductor of classical music. ... Francis Jean Marcel Poulenc (IPA: ) (January 7, 1899 - January 30, 1963) was a French composer and a member of the French group Les Six. ... Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev (Russian: , Sergej Sergejevič Prokof’ev; 15/April 271, 1891–March 5, 1953) was a Russian composer who mastered numerous musical genres and came to be admired as one of the greatest composers of the 20th century. ... Alan Rawsthorne (May 2, 1905 – July 24, 1971) was a British composer. ... Pierre Henri Marie Schaeffer (August 14, 1910–August 19, 1995) was a French composer, noted as the inventor of musique concrète. ... William Schuman William Howard Schuman (August 4, 1910–February 15, 1992) was an American composer and music administrator. ... Dmitri Shostakovich Dmitri Dmitrievich Shostakovich (Russian: , Dmitrij Dmitrievič Šostakovič) (September 25 [O.S. September 12] 1906–August 9, 1975) was a Russian composer of the Soviet period. ... Igor Fyodorovich Stravinsky (Russian: Игорь Фёдорович Стравинский, Igor Fëdorovič Stravinskij) (June 17, 1882 – April 6, 1971) was a Russian composer who first achieved international fame with three ballets commissioned by the impresario Serge Diaghilev and performed by Diaghilevs Ballets Russes (Russian Ballet): LOiseau de feu (The Firebird) (1910), Petrushka (1911... Eduard Tubin (June 18, 1905 - November 17, 1982) was an Estonian composer and conductor Born in Kallaste, Estonia, Tubin fled occupied Estonia for Sweden in 1944, where he lived and worked until his death in Stockholm. ...

Opera

  • Norman Demuth - Le Flambeau
  • Gabriel von Wayditch - begins his last opera The Heretics, which is not compleated when he dies in 1969. Although he completed the piano score of the massive 8.5 hour work, which ist listed in the Guinness Book of World Records as the world's longest opera.

The Teatro alla Scala in Milan. ...

Musical theater

Musical theater (or theatre) is a form of theatre combining music, songs, dance, and spoken dialogue. ... Bobs your uncle is a slang expression in British English meaning no problem or the solution is simple, as in: insert the plug, press the switch, and Bobs your uncle. ... This does not cite its references or sources. ... The Saville Theatre was a West End theatre in London, England, during the 20th century. ... May 5 is the 125th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (126th in leap years). ... Noel Langley (December 25, 1911 – November 4, 1980) was a motion picture screenwriter probably best known for being one of the screenwriters for The Wizard of Oz. ... The Novello Theatre is a theatre on Aldwych in the West End of London. ... June 18 is the 169th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (170th in leap years), with 196 days remaining. ... Carissima is the alma mater of Hamilton College, written in 1872 by M. W. Stryker. ... Notable theatres called the Palace Theatre include: Palace Theatre, London Palace Theatre, Westcliff-on-Sea, EssexA real play house with Edwardian splendour. ... March 10 is the 69th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (70th in leap years). ... High Button Shoes is a musical theater production, first staged at the New Century Theatre on Broadway on October 9, 1947. ... Jule Styne (December 31, 1905 – September 20, 1994) was a British born American songwriter. ... Sammy Cahn (June 18, 1913 - January 15, 1993) was a songwriter and musician, playing the piano and violin. ... 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. ... December 22 is the 356th day of the year (357th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... The Shaftesbury Theatre is located on Shaftesbury Ave in London, England. ... September 30 is the 273rd day of the year (274th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Kiss Me, Kate is a stage musical by Samuel and Bella Spewack (book) and Cole Porter (music and lyrics) that ran for 1,077 performances and was first performed in New York on December 30, 1948. ... Cole Albert Porter (June 9, 1891 – October 15, 1964) was an American composer and songwriter from Indiana. ... Broadway theatre[1] is often considered the highest professional form of theatre in the United States. ... December 30 is the 364th day of the year (365th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 1 day remaining. ... Love Life was a Broadway musical written by Kurt Weill (music) and Alan Jay Lerner (book and lyrics). ... Categories: Departments of Colombia | Stub ... Shine Road The name tells the history of this back road in Hemingway, South Carolina Revenue men at the site of moonshine stills, Kentucky, 1911 or before Moonshine (sometimes known as Poitín, mooney, creek water, hooch, Portuguese grape juice, and many others) is a common slang term for home... Sigmund Romberg (July 29, 1887 – November 9, 1951) was an American composer best known for his operettas. ... Many theatres are named the Shubert Theatre; many of these are now or were previously owned by the Shubert Theatre Corporation. ... October 19 is the 292nd day of the year (293rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The Adam brothers Adelphi Buildings in an 18th-century print; the terrace stood upon riverfront warehousing. ... December 7 is the 341st day (342nd in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Oranges and Lemons is an English nursery rhyme which refers to the bells of several churches, all within or close to the City of London. ... Wheres Charley is a theatre musical with music & lyrics by Frank Loesser and book by George Abbott. ... October 11 is the 284th day of the year (285th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... The St. ...

Musical films

The musical film is a film genre in which several songs sung by the characters are interwoven into the narrative. ... Bill and Coo is a 1948 film in color directed by Dean Reisner and conceived to showcase George Burtons trained birds (Burtons Birds). ... The Casbah (French) or more correctly Qasbah (from Arabic qasbah, قصبة, citadel) is specifically the citadel of Algiers and the traditional quarter clustered round it. ... Yvonne De Carlo (born September 1, 1922) is an Canadian film and television actress. ... Tony Martin (born December 25, 1912) is an American actor and traditional pop singer. ... A Date with Judy was a American radio program during the 1940s. ... Easter Parade is a 1948 musical film starring Fred Astaire and Judy Garland. ... The Emperor Waltz is a 1948 comedy musical film, directed by Billy Wilder, from a screenplay by Wilder and Charles Brackett. ... A Foreign Affair is a 1948 film directed by Billy Wilder, starring Marlene Dietrich and Jean Arthur. ... Give My Regards to Broadway is a song written by George M. Cohan for his musical play Little Johnny Jones (initiated 1904 in a Broadway theater). ... The Frosted Death is the 6th pulp magazine story to feature The Avenger. ... Morganna Roberts an entertainer who became known as Morganna or Morganna, the Kissing Bandit in baseball and other sports from the early 1970s through the mid 1980s or so. ... Ladies of the Chorus is a 1948 Hollywood film produced by Columbia Pictures. ... Lulu Belle and Scotty were one of the major country music acts of the 1930s and 1940s, known as The Sweethearts of Country Music. Lulu Belle was born Myrtle Eleanor Cooper, December 24, 1914 in Boone, North Carolina. ... Mary Lou (born March 15, 1992) is an American actress. ... Melody Time (first released on May 27, 1948) is an animated feature produced by Walt Disney and released to theatres by RKO Radio Pictures. ... Image from Howes Historical Collection Johnny Appleseed, born John Chapman (September 26, 1774–March 18, 1845), was an American pioneer nurseryman, and missionary for the Church of the New Jerusalem, founded by Emanuel Swedenborg. ... Pecos Bill is a mythical American cowboy, immortalized in numerous tall tales. ... Mexican Hayride is a 1948 film starring the comedy team of Abbott and Costello. ... Mickey is a 1948 film staring Lois Butler, Bill Goodwin, and Academy Award-winning actress Hattie McDaniel. ... Dennis Morgan (born 20 December 1908 in Prentice, Wisconsin; Died 7 September 1994 in Fresno, California) was an American actor. ... Janis Paige (Birthname: Donna Mae Tjaden b. ... One Touch of Venus was a Broadway musical written by Kurt Weill (music), Ogden Nash (lyrics), and S.J. Perelman and Nash (book); it was directed by Elia Kazan and featured choreography by Agnes De Mille. ... Ava Lavinia Gardner (December 24, 1922 – January 25, 1990) was an American actress. ... There are several notable Robert Walkers in hsitory Sir Robert Walker is a member of the British Privy Council. ... Dick Haymes (born September 13, 1918 in Buenos Aires) was one of the most popular American male vocalists of the 1940s. ... The Paleface is a 1948 film. ... The Pirate is a slang term for a supposed sex move performed during oral sex. ... So Dear to My Heart is a feature film produced by Walt Disney and originally released on January 19, 1949 by RKO Radio Pictures. ... Kaye entertaining U.S. troops at Sasebo, Japan, 25 Oct 1945 David Daniel Kaminsky, known as Danny Kaye (January 18, 1913 – March 3, 1987) was an American actor, singer and comedian. ... Virginia Mayo (November 30, 1920 – January 17, 2005) was an American film actress. ... Benny Goodman, born Benő Guttman, (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 Hungary who lived... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article may require cleanup. ... April 16 is the 106th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (107th in leap years). ... Mickey Rooney, 1940s. ... Gloria DeHaven Gloria DeHaven (born July 23, 1925, in Los Angeles, California) is an American actress. ... …When My Baby Smiles at Me is the name of a popular song and of a motion picture. ... Words and Music was the title of a 1948 movie based on the lives of Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart. ... You Were Meant for Me is a folk pop song written and performed by Jewel from her first album Pieces of You. ...

Births

January 7 is the seventh day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Kenny Loggins on the cover of his collection Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow: The Greatest Hits of Kenny Loggins Kenny Loggins (born Kenneth Clark Loggins on January 7, 1948) is an American singer and songwriter. ... January 8 is the 8th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... There are several people named Paul King. ... Blue Öyster Cult is an American psychedelic/heavy metal band formed in the late 1960s and active as of 2006. ... January 10 is the 10th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Fagen on the cover of his 1982 solo album The Nightfly Donald Jay Fagen (born January 10, 1948 in Passaic, New Jersey) is an American musician and songwriter who is best known as co-writer and co-founder of the jazz rock band Steely Dan. ... Steely Dan is an American rock band centered around the core members Walter Becker and Donald Fagen. ... January 14 is the 14th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Cover of Proof Through the Night, 1983. ... In the music industry, a record producer (or music producer) has many roles, among them controlling the recording sessions, coaching and guiding the musicians, and supervising the recording, mixing and mastering processes. ... January 15 is the 15th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Ronnie Van Zant (1949-1977) was an American singer, the lead vocalist of Lynyrd Skynyrd. ... Lynyrd Skynyrd (pronounced lĕh-nérd skin-nérd) is a U.S. Southern rock band, described by All Music Guides Stephen Thomas Erlewine as the definitive Southern rock band, fusing the overdriven power of blues-rock with a rebellious, Southern image and a hard rock swagger. ... January 16 is the 16th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... John Howard Carpenter (born January 16, 1948) is an American film director, screenwriter, producer, film score composer and occasional actor. ... January 17 is the 17th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Michael Mick Kevin Taylor (born 17 January 1949 in Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire) is an English musician best known as the former lead guitarist for The Rolling Stones. ... John Mayall and the Bluesbreakers with Eric Clapton album cover John Mayall & the Bluesbreakers was a pioneering British blues band that included such luminaries as: Eric Clapton and Jack Bruce (both later in Cream), Peter Green, John McVie and Mick Fleetwood (later all in Fleetwood Mac), Mick Taylor (later in... Rolling Stones redirects here. ... January 23 is the 23rd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Anita Pointer (born January 23, 1948 in Oakland, California) is an American R&B/soul singer-songwriter most notable for being one of the members of the superstar sister group The Pointer Sisters. ... The Pointer Sisters was an American vocal group and recording act that achieved great success during the 1970s and 1980s. ... January 26 is the 26th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Corky Laing (born Laurence Gordon Laing January 28th, 1948, in Montreal, Quebec, Canada) was the drummer for Mountain and West, Bruce and Laing. ... Mountain is an American rock band, popular in the early 1970s. ... February 1 is the 32nd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Rick James (born James Ambrose Johnson, Jr; February 1, 1948 – August 6, 2004) was an African American musician, who worked as a singer, keyboardist, bassist, record producer, arranger, and composer during his long career. ... February 2 is the 33rd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Earth, Wind & Fire was a legendary American funk band, formed in Chicago in 1969. ... February 4 is the 35th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Alice Cooper (born Vincent Damon Furnier, February 4, 1948), is a rock singer, songwriter and musician whose career spans four decades. ... February 5 is the 36th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Steve Miller is a blues and rock and roll guitarist and performer. ... Christopher Haden-Guest, 5th Baron Haden-Guest (born February 5, 1948), is a British/American comedian, actor, writer, director, composer, and musician known as Christopher Guest. ... spinal tap, see lumbar puncture. ... February 8 is the 39th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Ron Tyson (bottom right corner) on the cover of the 1984 Temptations LP Truly for You. ... The Temptations (often abbreviated as The Tempts or The Temps) are an American Motown singing group whose repertoire has included doo-wop, soul, psychedelia, funk, disco, R&B, and adult contemporary. ... February 19 is the 50th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Frank Anthony Tony Iommi (born February 19, 1948) is a guitarist from Birmingham, England, who is best known as a member of the heavy metal band Black Sabbath. ... For other uses, see Black Sabbath (disambiguation). ... March 4 is the 63rd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (64th in leap years). ... Christopher Russell Edward Squire (born 4 March 1948), better known as Chris Squire is an English musician and the bassist and backing vocalist for the progressive rock group Yes, and is the only member of the group to appear on every album (co-founder Jon Anderson appeared on all but... Yes are an English progressive rock band that formed in London in 1968. ... March 5 is the 64th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (65th in leap years). ... Eddy Grant (born Edmond Montague Grant, 5 March 1948), is a Plaisance, Guyana born musician. ... Sir Richard Hickox, CBE (born March 5, 1948) is a English conductor of choral, orchestral and operatic music. ... A conductor conducting a band at a ceremony A conductors score and batons Conducting is the act of directing a musical performance by way of visible gestures. ... March 8 is the 67th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (68th in leap years). ... Little Peggy March (born Margaret Annemarie Battavio on March 8, 1948, Lansdale, Pennsylvania) is an American pop music singer. ... March 9 is the 68th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (69th in Leap years). ... Jeffrey Osborne is a funk musician from the band LTD. He started his career in 1969. ... The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band is an American country-folk-rock band that has existed in various forms since 1966. ... March 12 is the 71st day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (72nd in leap years). ... James Vernon Taylor (born March 12, 1948) is an American singer-songwriter and guitarist, born in Belmont, Massachusetts. ... March 17 is the 76th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (77th in leap years). ... The word ace comes from the Old French word as (from Latin as) meaning a unit, from the name of a small Roman coin. ... March 22 is the 81st day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (82nd in leap years). ... January 18, 1988 issue of Time Magazine featuring Andrew Lloyd Webber Andrew Lloyd Webber, Baron Lloyd-Webber (born 22 March 1948) is a highly successful English composer of musical theatre and the elder brother of Julian Lloyd Webber. ... The McCoys are pop group started in Union City, Indiana, USA in 1962. ... March 24 is the 83rd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (84th in leap years). ... Lee Oskar (b. ... War was a multiracial, multicultural American funk band of the 1970s from Southern California, known for the hit song Low Rider. Formed in 1969, War was the first and most successful musical crossover, fusing elements of rock, funk, jazz, Latin music, R&B, and even reggae. ... March 25 is the 84th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (85th in leap years). ... Michael Stanley (born March 25, 1948 as Michael Stanley Gee in Cleveland, Ohio) is an American singer, actor, and disc jockey. ... March 26 is the 85th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (86th in leap years). ... Stephen Victor Tallarico (born March 26, 1948 in Yonkers, New York), better known as Steven Tyler, is an American musician and songwriter. ... Aerosmith is a prominent American rock band, often regarded as Americas Greatest Rock and Roll Band. ... Richard Tandy played synthesizers for the Electric Light Orchestra. ... The Electric Light Orchestra, also known as ELO or E.L.O., was a successful rock music group of the 1970s and 1980s from Birmingham, England that was originally intended to be a side project of established rock band The Move; however, the departure of founding member Roy Wood saw... March 28 is the 87th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (88th in leap years). ... John Evans may refer to: John Evans (1680–1740), English astrologer. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Milan B. Williams (March 28, 1948 – July 9, 2006) was an American keyboardist and a founding member of the Commodores band. ... The Commodores was a highly successful soul/funk band in the 1970s. ... March 30 is the 89th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (90th in a leap year). ... Black Oak Arkansas, 1972 Black Oak Arkansas is an American southern rock band named after the bands hometown of Black Oak, Arkansas. ... March 31 is the 90th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (91st in Leap years), with 275 days remaining. ... Mick Ralphs is a guitarist who was a founder member of 70s rock band Mott the Hoople. ... Mott the Hoople was a 1970s British rock and roll and glam rock band with strong R&B roots. ... Bad Company were an English hard rock supergroup founded in 1973, consisting of band members from Free (Paul Rodgers, Simon Kirke), Mott The Hoople (Mick Ralphs) and King Crimson (Boz Burrell). ... April 1 is the 91st day of the year (92nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 274 days remaining. ... Jimmy Cliff, real name James Chambers (born April 1, 1948, in St Catherines, Jamaica) is a Jamaican reggae musician, best known among mainstream audiences for songs like Many Rivers to Cross from The Harder They Come, a film soundtrack which helped break reggae into markets across the world. ... The Boomtown Rats The Boomtown Rats (1975-1985) were a punk rock/new wave group headed by Bob Geldof, who was later known for organizing charity rock concerts such as Band Aid (intended to help famine victims in Ethiopia), Live Aid, Live 8, and Hands Across America (intended to help... April 4 is the 94th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (95th in leap years). ... Pick Withers (born April 4, 1948) was the original drummer for the rock band Dire Straits and played on their first four albums, which included hit singles such as Sultans of Swing, Romeo and Juliet and Skateaway. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Raymond Berry Oakley III (born April 4, 1948, in Chicago, Illinois, died November 11, 1972 in Macon, Georgia), was an American bassist who was one of the founding members of The Allman Brothers Band. ... The Allman Brothers Band is a pioneering and innovative Southern rock group from Macon, Georgia originally popular in the 1970s, described by Rolling Stones George Kimball in 1971 as the best . ... April 7 is the 97th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (98th in leap years). ... -1... Daryl Hall and John Oates. ... April 9 is the 99th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (100th in leap years). ... 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. ... Paper Lace was a band consisting of two people, Peter Robin Callander and Mitch Murray. ... April 17 is the 107th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (108th in leap years). ... Jan Hammer in Miami Vice Jan Hammer (born 17 April 1948, in Prague, Czechoslovakia) is a composer and musician. ... April 20 is the 110th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (111th in leap years). ... Craig Frost (born April 20, 1948 in Flint, Michigan) was keyboardist for 70s rockers Grand Funk, who had a handful of massive hit singles and Craig also played in Bob Segers band playing organ, synthesizer, piano, keyboard on Nine Tonight (1981) The Distance (1982) Like a Rock (1986) The... Grand Funk Railroad is an American power trio band. ... April 21 is the 111th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (112th in leap years). ... Paul L. Davis (born April 21, 1948 in Meridian, Mississippi) is an American singer, best known for his radio hits which spanned from his first single in 1970 into the early 1980s. ... April 27 is the 117th day of the year (118th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 248 days remaining. ... Kate Pierson in the R.E.M. music video Shiny Happy People Kate Pierson (born 27 April 1948, in Weehawken, New Jersey) is one of the lead singers of The B-52s. ... The B-52s are a New Wave rock band formed in Athens, Georgia, an important center of alternative rock. ... April 30 is the 120th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (121st in leap years), with 245 days remaining. ... Wayne Kramer is the guitarist for MC5. ... MC5 (short for Motor City Five) was a hard rock band formed in Detroit, Michigan, USA in 1964 and active until 1972, comprising Wayne Kramer and Fred Sonic Smith (guitars) Michael Davis (bass), Rob Tyner (vocals), and Dennis Thompson (drums). ... May 2 is the 122nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (123rd in leap years). ... Larry Gatlin (born May 2, 1948 in Seminole, Texas) is an American singer, songwriter, stage actor and author. ... May 5 is the 125th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (126th in leap years). ... Bill Ward Bill Ward (born William Ward, May 5, 1948, Birmingham, England), is the drummer for the British heavy metal band Black Sabbath. ... For other uses, see Black Sabbath (disambiguation). ... May 6 is the 126th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (127th in leap years). ... Mary MacGregor (born May 6, 1948, St. ... May 12 is the 132nd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (133rd in leap years). ... Stephen Lawrence Winwood (born May 12, 1948 in Great Barr, West Midlands) is an English singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist who, in addition to his solo career, was a member of the bands the Spencer Davis Group, Traffic, and Blind Faith. ... May 15 is the 135th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (136th in leap years). ... Brian Peter George St. ... May 17 is the 137th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (138th in leap years). ... Bill Bruford on the cover of his album, Feels Good to Me William Scott Bruford (born May 17, 1949 in Sevenoaks, Kent, England), better known as Bill Bruford, is an influential British drummer known for his forceful, highly precise, polyrhythmic style. ... Yes are an English progressive rock band that formed in London in 1968. ... King Crimson is an English musical group founded by guitarist Robert Fripp and drummer Michael Giles in 1969. ... May 19 is the 139th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (140th in leap years). ... There are different people named Tom Scott: Tom Scott, Scottish poet. ... May 21 is the 141st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (142nd in leap years). ... Leo Sayer (born Gerard Hugh Sayer, 21 May 1948, in Shoreham-by-Sea, Sussex) is a performing artist whose singing career has spanned four decades. ... May 24 is the 144th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (145th in leap years). ... Jansz on the cover of his book De Overkant Ernst Gideon Jansz (Amsterdam, May 24, 1948) is one of the founders and figureheads of the Dutch ska/reggae band of the 1980s, Doe Maar. ... May 25 is the 145th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (146th in leap years). ... From left to right: Pawel Maciwoda, Klaus Meine, James Kottak and Matthias Jabs of Scorpions Klaus Meine (born May 25, 1948 in Hanover, Germany) is the lead vocalist for German rock band Scorpions. ... The Scorpions were a beat goup, originally from Manchester in Engeland, but they have become popular notably in the Netherlands. ... May 26 is the 146th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (147th in leap years). ... Stephanie Lynn Stevie Nicks (born May 26, 1948) is an American singer and songwriter, best known for her work with Fleetwood Mac and a long solo career, which altogether has produced over 20 Top 40 hits. ... This article or section is not written in the formal tone expected of an encyclopedia article. ... May 27 is the 147th day (148th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar, with 218 days remaining. ... Pete Sears has played Keyboards or Bass Guitar with a large variety of artists, including the classic Rod Stewart albums, Gasoline Ally, Every Picture Tells a Story, Never a Dull Moment and Smiler. Pete was with the Jefferson Starship from 1974 to 1987 and currently plays in the Jorma Kaukonen... Jefferson Airplane was an American rock band from San Francisco, a pioneer of the LSD-influenced psychedelic rock movement. ... May 31 is the 151st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (152nd in leap years), with 214 days remaining. ... John Henry Bonzo Bonham (May 31, 1948 – September 25, 1980), was an English drummer and member of the English rock band Led Zeppelin. ... For the bands 1969 self-titled debut album, see Led Zeppelin (album) Led Zeppelin were an English rock band, and are one of the most successful groups in popular music history. ... June 21 is the 172nd day of the year (173rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 193 days remaining. ... Joseph (Joey) Charles Molland (born 1947, Liverpool, England) is a composer and rock guitarist whose recording career spans four decades. ... Badfinger were a rock/pop (or power pop) band formed in Swansea, Wales in 1965. ... June 22 is the 173rd day of the year (174th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 192 days remaining. ... Todd Harry Rundgren (born June 22, 1948 in Upper Darby, a suburb of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA) is an American musician, singer, songwriter and record producer. ... June 24 is the 175th day of the year (176th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 190 days remaining. ... Patrick Moraz Patrick Moraz (born June 24, 1948 in Morges, Switzerland) is a progressive rock keyboard player. ... Yes are an English progressive rock band that formed in London in 1968. ... The Moody Blues are a British rock band originally from Birmingham, England. ... June 29 is the 180th day of the year (181st in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 185 days remaining. ... Ian Paice Ian Anderson Paice (born June 29, 1948; Nottingham, England) made his name as drummer with seminal heavy rock band Deep Purple. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... July 3 is the 184th day of the year (185th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 181 days remaining. ... The musical band Little Feat has mixed blues, R&B, country, and rock and roll styles since its 1969 genesis in Los Angeles. ... For the United States holiday, the Fourth of July, see Independence Day (United States). ... Jeremy Spencer (born 4 July 1948, in Hartlepool, County Durham), is an English musician, best known as one of Fleetwood Macs first guitarists, joining the band in 1967. ... This article or section is not written in the formal tone expected of an encyclopedia article. ... July 7 is the 188th day of the year (189th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 177 days remaining. ... Iron butterfly is also a name for an options-trading strategy. ... July 12 is the 193rd day (194th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 172 days remaining. ... Walter Egan is an American rock musician best known for a 1977 hit Magnet and Steel on hisalbum Not Shy, co-produced by Lindsey Buckingham and Stevie Nicks of the group Fleetwood Mac. ... July 18 is the 199th day (200th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 166 days remaining. ... Philip Charles Harris, Baron Harris of Peckham (born 15 September 1942) is a Conservative member of the House of Lords and businessman. ... The word ace comes from the Old French word as (from Latin as) meaning a unit, from the name of a small Roman coin. ... July 19 is the 200th day (201st in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 165 days remaining. ... Keith Godchaux (July 19, 1948 - 23 July 1980) (piano) and Donna Jean Thatcher Godchaux Mackay (born August 22, 1947) (singer) are best known for having been members of the Grateful Dead. ... The Grateful Dead were an American psychedelia-influenced rock band formed in 1965 in San Francisco. ... July 21 is the 202nd day (203rd in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 163 days remaining. ... Cat Stevens (born Steven Demetre Georgiou on July 21, 1948, changed name to Yusuf Islam in 1979) is an English musician, singer-songwriter and a prominent convert to Islam. ... July 25 is the 206th day (207th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar, with 159 days remaining. ... Steve Goodman (July 25, 1948 – September 20, 1984) was a Chicago folk music singer and songwriter. ... August 8 is the 220th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (221st in leap years), with 145 days remaining. ... Andy Fairweather Low with his copies of Blues Matters! magazine ([1]) (Taken on November 4 2006) Andrew Andy Fairweather-Low (born 2 August 1946, in Ystrad Mynach, Hengoed, Wales) is a British guitarist, songwriter and vocalist. ... Amen Corner was a successful British pop band, formed in 1966 in Cardiff, Wales. ... August 10 is the 222nd day of the year (223rd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Patti Austin is an R&B and jazz music singer born August 10, 1948 in Harlem New York. ... August 12 is the 224th day of the year (225th 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. ... August 13 is the 225th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (226th in leap years), with 140 days remaining. ... Kathleen Battle Kathleen Battle is an American soprano, born August 13, 1948, in Portsmouth, Ohio, the youngest of seven children. ... August 16 is the 228th day of the year (229th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Barry Andrew Hay (born 16 August 1948, Fyzabad, India) is the singer of the Golden Earring. ... Golden Earring is a Dutch rock/pop group that was founded in 1961 in The Hague as the Golden Earrings (the s was later dropped). ... August 19 is the 231st day of the year (232nd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... Elliot Lurie (born August 19, 1948) was the lead guitarist for the band Looking Glass from 1969 to 1974. ... Looking Glass Looking Glass was an American pop music group of the early 1970s that was part of the Jersey Shore sound. ... August 20 is the 232nd day of the year (233rd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Robert Anthony Plant (born August 20, 1948, West Bromwich, West Midlands) is an English rock singer, most famous for his membership in the rock band Led Zeppelin, but also for his successful solo career. ... For the bands 1969 self-titled debut album, see Led Zeppelin (album) Led Zeppelin were an English rock band, and are one of the most successful groups in popular music history. ... August 24 is the 236th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (237th in leap years), with 129 days remaining. ... Jean-Michel André Jarre (born August 24, 1948 in Lyon, France) is a French composer, performer and music producer. ... August 28 is the 240th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (241st in leap years), with 125 days remaining. ... Chicago is a rock band that was formed in 1967 in Chicago, Illinois. ... September 3 is the 246th day of the year (247th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Don Brewer, drummer for Grand Funk Railroad. ... Grand Funk Railroad is an American power trio band. ... September 6 is the 249th day of the year (250th in leap years). ... Claydes Charles Smith (September 6, 1948–June 20, 2006) was an American musician best known as co-founder and lead guitarist of the group Kool & the Gang. ... Kool & The Gang Kool & the Gang was a massively successful rhythm and blues and disco group. ... This article is about the date September 11 in general. ... John Martyn, Dublin, 2006 John Martyn (born Iain David McGeachy on September 11, 1948 in New Malden, Surrey, England) is a British singer-songwriter and guitarist. ... September 13 is the 256th day of the year (257th in leap years). ... Nell Carter, as Nell Harper on Gimme a Break! Nell Carter (September 13, 1948 – January 23, 2003) was an American singer and film, stage and television actress. ... September 16 is the 259th day of the year (260th in leap years). ... Kenneth Thomas Kenny (or Kenney) Jones (born September 16, 1948 in Stepney, London, UK) is a veteran British rock drummer best known for his work in the Small Faces, the Faces, and the Who. ... 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... The Who are an English rock band who first came to prominence in the 1960s and grew to be considered one of the greatest and most influential rock n roll bands of all time. ... September 26 is the 269th day of the year (270th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Olivia Newton-John AO OBE (born September 26, 1948) is an English-born Australian pop singer and actress. ... September 29 is the 272nd day of the year (273rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Mark Farner (born September 29, 1948 in Flint, Michigan) is a singer, guitarist and songwriter, best known as the leader of Grand Funk Railroad. ... In the Disney animated television series Gargoyles, the Pack are a group of actors-turned-mercenaries, who primarily serve as antagonists to the Manhattan Clan. ... Grand Funk Railroad is an American power trio band. ... October 1 is the 274th day of the year (275th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Cub Koda (died July 1, 2000) was a rockabilly guitarist. ... Brownsville Station was a Rock and Roll band from Michigan who were popular in the 1970s. ... October 8 is the 281st day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (282nd in leap years). ... John Cummings (October 8, 1948 – September 15, 2004), better known as Johnny Ramone, was the guitarist for the punk rock group The Ramones. ... The Ramones (L-R, Johnny, Tommy, Joey, Dee Dee) on the cover of their debut self-titled album (1976), cementing their place at the dawn of the punk movement. ... October 10 is the 283rd day of the year (284th in Leap years). ... Cyril Neville (born in New Orleans, Louisiana, October 10, 1948), was a founder of the funky New Orleans-based rhythm band, The Meters, which eventually became the prestigious Neville Brothers band. ... The Neville Brothers, an R&B, Soul and a Jazz group, was formed in 1976 in New Orleans, LA. Group Members Aaron Neville Art Neville Charles Neville Cyril Neville Ivan Neville Discography The Neville Brothers (March 1978) Fiyo on the Bayou (April 1981) Nevillization I (September 1982) Nevillization II (February... October 15 is the 288th day of the year (289th in leap years). ... The Beautiful Dreams album cover. ... October 28 is the 301st day of the year (302nd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 64 days remaining. ... Rick Reynolds (born December 13, 1951) is an American comedian and monologist, best known for his critically acclaimed one-man shows Only the Truth Is Funny and Reynolds grew up in Wood Village, Oregon (near Portland), where, by his own account, his upbringing was tragic. ... Black Oak Arkansas, 1972 Black Oak Arkansas is an American southern rock band named after the bands hometown of Black Oak, Arkansas. ... Telma Hopkins (born October 28, 1948) is an American singer and television actress. ... Tony Orlando and Dawn was a pop music group that was very popular in the 1970s. ... November 3 is the 307th day of the year (308th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 58 days remaining. ... Marie McDonald McLaughlin Lawrie, OBE, (born 3 November 1948), best known by her stage name Lulu, is a Scottish singer, songwriter, actor, model, and television personality who has been successful in the entertainment business from the 1960s through the 2000s. ... November 6 is the 310th day of the year (311th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 55 days remaining. ... Glenn Lewis Frey (born November 6, 1948 in Detroit, Michigan) is an American musician, singer, songwriter, and actor, best known as one of the founding members of rock and roll band, the Eagles. ... The Eagles are an American rock music group that originally came together in Los Angeles, California in the early 1970s. ... George Redburn Young (born on 6 November 1947 in Glasgow), is an Australian rock musician, songwriter and record producer. ... The Easybeats were a rock and roll band in the 1960s from Australia. ... November 21 is the 325th day of the year (326th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Leroy Lonnie Jordan (born November 21, 1948 in San Diego, California) was a founding member of War, an American funk band in the 1970s and 1980s. ... War was a multiracial, multicultural American funk band of the 1970s from Southern California, known for the hit song Low Rider. Formed in 1969, War was the first and most successful musical crossover, fusing elements of rock, funk, jazz, Latin music, R&B, and even reggae. ... November 22 is the 326th day (327th on leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... December 1 is the 335th (in leap years the 336th) day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Eric Bloom, 2006 Eric Bloom (born December 1, 1944) is an American singer, songwriter, guitarist and keyboardist. ... Blue Öyster Cult is an American psychedelic/heavy metal band formed in the late 1960s and active as of 2006. ... December 3 is the 337th (in leap years the 338th) day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Ozzy redirects here. ... For other uses, see Black Sabbath (disambiguation). ... December 4 is the 338th day of the year (339th on leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Southside Johnny (real name John Lyon, born December 4, 1948 in Neptune, New Jersey) is an American singer, harmonica player, and songwriter, who usually fronts his band The Asbury Jukes. ... December 10 is the 344th day (345th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar, 21 days before the next year. ... Friends of Distinction are an American vocal group that experienced their greatest success in the late 1960s and early 1970s. ... December 13 is the 347th day of the year (348th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Jeff Skunk Baxter (born December 13, 1948 in Washington, D.C.) is an American rock guitarist. ... Doobie Brothers in concert at the Chumash Casino Resort in Santa Ynez, California, on August 31, 2006. ... Steely Dan is an American rock band centered around the core members Walter Becker and Donald Fagen. ... Theodore Ted Nugent (born December 13, 1948, Detroit, Michigan) (aka The Nuge, Uncle Ted, Terrible Ted, Sweaty Teddy, Deadly Tedly, Great Gonzos, Theodocious Atrocious and The Motor City Madman) is a hard rock guitarist from Detroit, Michigan, originally gaining fame as a member of the Amboy Dukes, and recently noted... December 17 is the 351st day of the year (352nd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... James Alexander Bonfanti was born in Windber, Pennsylvania on December 17, 1948 Bonfantis music career began in 1965 when he saw The Beatles on Ed Sullivan. ... The Raspberries were a rock and roll band from Cleveland, Ohio. ... December 20 is the 354th day of the year (355th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Stevie Wright is an Australian musician. ... The Easybeats were a rock and roll band in the 1960s from Australia. ... December 25 is the 359th day of the year (360th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 6 days remaining for the year. ... Barbara Ann Mandrell (born December 25, 1948 in Houston, Texas) is a Country Music singer, who became one of the most successful Pop-oriented Country music singers of the 1970s and 80s. ... December 28 is the 362nd day of the year (363rd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 3 days remaining. ... It has been suggested that The Sparrows be merged into this article or section. ... December 31 is the 365th day of the year (366th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... John Russell Morgane, known as Rushton Moreve, was a bass player for the band Steppenwolf. ... It has been suggested that The Sparrows be merged into this article or section. ...

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