He is now among the most popular composers of the Romantic era. George Frideric Handel. Handel received important training in Halle and worked as a composer in Hamburg and Italy before settling in London in ; he became a naturalised British subject in He was strongly influenced both by the great composers of the Italian Baroque and by the middle-German polyphonic choral tradition.
Hallelujah Chorus Sheet Music. The Corrs. The Corrs came to international prominence with their performance at the Summer Olympics in Atlanta, Georgia. Since then, they have released five studio albums and numerous singles, which have reached platinum in many countries. Talk on Corners, their most successful album to date, reached multi-platinum status in Australia and the UK. The Corrs have been actively involved in philanthropic activities.
They have performed in numerous charity concerts such as the Prince's Trust in and Live 8 alongside Bono in The same year, they were awarded honorary MBEs for their contributions to music and charity.
The Corrs are on hiatus because Sharon, Jim, and Caroline are raising families, while Andrea is pursuing a solo career. Love to Love You Sheet Music.
Joe Harnell. Joe Harnell b. His father was a vaudeville performer who also played in jazz and klezmer ensembles. Harnell began playing piano at age six and was performing in his father's ensembles by age Eschewing the art-music world, Harnell sought work in pop and jazz, working as a for-hire pianist after returning to New York City in He played in Lester Lanin's band at this time and found work as an accompanist for singers such as Judy Garland, Maurice Chevalier, and Marlene Dietrich.
In , he was hurt in a car crash, and while he recovered, Kapp Records asked him to work on writing potential hits in the then-hot genre of bossa nova. The album from which it was taken went to 3 on the Billboard Harnell would go on to release nearly 20 easy listening albums, on Kapp, Columbia, and Motown among others.
Starting in , Harnell worked with Gray Advertising as a jingle writer, and from to , he worked as musical director of The Mike Douglas Show.
Following this he became a faculty member at USC's Thornton School of Music as an instructor in film score composition.
Joe Harnell's son, Jess Harnell is a talented voice actor, and is best known for his work as the voice of Wakko Warner on the Steven Spielberg produced animated hit, "Animaniacs. The band comprises Matthew Bellamy vocals, guitar and piano , Christopher Wolstenholme bass guitar and backing vocals and Dominic Howard drums and percussion.
Muse's style can be considered as a mixture of many musical genres, most notably alternative rock, classical music and electronica.
Muse have released four studio albums with their first, Showbiz, released in , followed by Origin of Symmetry in and Absolution in He gave his first concerts there in and studied privately in Paris from , where his teachers included Anton Reicha.
After a brief return to Belgium, and a disastrous reception for an early oratorio Ruth, he moved to Paris, where he married and embarked on a career as teacher and organist. In , he became organist at the Basilica of St. Clotilde, Paris, a position he retained for the rest of his life. He became professor at the Paris Conservatoire in ; he took French nationality, a requirement of the appointment. After acquiring the professorship, Franck wrote several pieces that have entered the standard classical repertoire, including symphonic, chamber, and keyboard works.
Sleigh Ride Sheet Music. Isaac Shepard. Following the Footsteps Sheet Music. Anouk Stotijn-Teeuwe born April 8, is a Dutch singer. Since she has released seven pop-rock albums. Anouk's interest in music began because her mother was a blues singer. Anouk initially sang at weddings and parties with the band Shotgun Wedding, prior to meeting Barry Hay from the Golden Earring, a friend of her ex-husband Edwin Jansen.
Hay believed Anouk to have talent, and offered to write some songs for her, one of which was Mood Indigo; written in collaboration with George Kooymans also from the Golden Earring. Our Own Love Sheet Music.
John Williams. John Towner Williams born February 8, is an American composer, conductor, and pianist. In a career that spans six decades, Williams has composed many of the most famous film scores in Hollywood history, including Star Wars, Superman, Home Alone, the first three Harry Potter movies and all but two of Steven Spielberg's feature films including the Indiana Jones series, Schindler's List, E. He also composed the soundtrack for the hit s television series Lost in Space as well as the fanfare of the DreamWorks Pictures' logo.
Williams has composed theme music for four Olympic Games, the NBC Nightly News, the rededication of the Statue of Liberty, and numerous television series and concert pieces. He served as the principal conductor of the Boston Pops Orchestra from to , and is now the orchestra's laureate conductor. Williams is a five-time winner of the Academy Award. With 45 Academy Award nominations, Williams is, together with composer Alfred Newman, the second most nominated person after Walt Disney.
Owl City. Owl City is an American synthpop musical project by Adam Young. Young started out making music in his parents' basement in Owatonna, Minnesota which he claims is a result of his insomnia.
Young's influences are disco and European electronic music. After two independent albums, Owl City gained mainstream popularity from the major label debut album Ocean Eyes, which spawned the U.
Billboard Hot 1 hit single "Fireflies". Ocean Eyes also reached Amazon MP3's top 10 most downloaded album list. By December , it was certified Gold in the United States.
Fireflies Sheet Music. Johann Sebastian Bach 31 March — 28 July was a German composer and organist whose sacred and secular works for choir, orchestra, and solo instruments drew together the strands of the Baroque period and brought it to its ultimate maturity. Although he introduced no new forms, he enriched the prevailing German style with a robust contrapuntal technique, an unrivalled control of harmonic and motivic organisation in composition for diverse musical forces, and the adaptation of rhythms and textures from abroad, particularly Italy and France.
Matthew Passion; the St. Geils Band A live juggernaut, the hard-touring group of which four members are Jewish drew upon soul, blues and rock throughout the '70s. The band's album "Freeze-Frame," spawned two singles that reached the top five of the Hot the title song and "Centerfold. Lesley Gore The '60s singer was a successful solo voice during the girl-group era with songs such as "It's My Party" and 's "You Don't Own Me" -- an influence on decades of independent women to come.
From to , the group scored a whopping four Hot No. Spritz Goes to Washington ". Heard during the montage of Moe and Maggie, and later in the photo montage of Homer and his ham.
Heard when Marge applies Shiner- Be- Gone to her black eye. Right Said Fred. Huey Lewis and the News. Antonio Vivaldi. They Might Be Giants. The Go-Go's. Donald Fagen. Phil Phillips and George Khoury.
Spandau Ballet. The Ohio Express. Played by Dewey Largo on the stolen church organ. Herbie Hancock. The Knack. Lynyrd Skynyrd. Paula Cole. Daniel Powter. Daniel Powter released his debut album "I'm Your Betty" in The album, limited to a very small print, contains 10 songs, two of which "More Than I" and "Negative Fashion" were both featured on the television show Higher Ground TV series. Daniel Powter's first piano pop single, "Bad Day" debuted not in his home country of Canada, but rather in Europe in mid It was chosen by Warner Bros.
Records as a submission for commercial production and was subsequently chosen by Coca-Cola as the theme song for an ad campaign in Europe. Additionally, "Bad Day" was used extensively by American Idol in its fifth season. To date, this is his most notable hit. On July 2, , Powter performed at the Berlin installment of Live 8, a simultaneous group of concerts in nine countries intended to raise awareness of poverty in Africa and put pressure on world leaders for aid. Free Loop Sheet Music.
George Frideric Handel Friday, 23 February - Saturday, 14 April was a German-born Baroque composer who is famous for his operas, oratorios and concerti grossi. Born as Georg Friedrich Handel in Halle, he spent most of his adult life in England, becoming a subject of the British crown on 22 January Strongly influenced by the techniques of the great composers of the Italian Baroque and the English composer Henry Purcell, his music was known to many significant composers who came after him, including Haydn, Mozart, and Beethoven.
Handel's compositions include 42 operas; 29 oratorios; more than cantatas, trios and duets; numerous arias; chamber music; a large number of ecumenical pieces; odes and serenatas; and sixteen organ concerti. His most famous work, the Messiah oratorio with its "Hallelujah" chorus, is among the most popular works in choral music and has become a centerpiece of the Christmas season.
Also popular are the Opus 3 and 6 Concerti Grossi, as well as "The Cuckoo and the Nightingale", in which birds are heard calling during passages played in different keys representing the vocal ranges of two birds. Also notable are his sixteen keyboard suites, especially The Harmonious Blacksmith. Handel introduced various previously uncommon musical instruments in his works: the viola d'amore and violetta marina Orlando , the lute Ode for St.
Cecilia's Day , three trombones Saul , clarinets or small high cornets Tamerlano , theorbo, French horn Water Music , lyrichord, double bassoon, viola da gamba, bell chimes, positive organ, and harp Giulio Cesare, Alexander's Feast. Harold Rome. Originally, he chose to go to Trinity College, but transferred because he felt like a "townie".
Rome played piano in local dance bands such as Eddie Wittstein's and was already writing music while studying architecture and law at Yale University. While at Yale, he also pledged to Tau Epsilon Phi. I have to tel l you Sheet Music. Cory Charles Lerios. He is a founding member of the platinum-record-selling soft rock band Pablo Cruise, and since the mids he has scored music for film and television.
Kings Singers. The King's Singers are a British a cappella vocal ensemble founded in They are named after King's College in Cambridge, England, where the group was formed by six choral scholars. In the United Kingdom, their popularity peaked in the s and early s. Beatles Collection Sheet Music. Celine Dion. Dion had first gained international recognition in the s by winning both the Yamaha World Popular Song Festival and the Eurovision Song Contest.
Aretha Franklin. Aretha Louise Franklin born March 25, is an American singer, songwriter and pianist self-named and commonly referred to as "The Queen of Soul". Since , Franklin has scored a total of 45 "Top 40" hits on the Billboard Hot chart. Franklin was the featured singer at the Presidential inauguration ceremony for Barack Obama. The Carpenters. The Carpenters were a vocal and instrumental duo, consisting of siblings Karen and Richard Carpenter.
Though often referred to by the public as "The Carpenters", the duo's official name on authorized recordings and press materials is simply "Carpenters", without the definite article. During a period in the s when louder and wilder rock was in great demand, Richard and Karen produced a distinctively soft musical style that made them one of the best-selling music artists of all time. The Carpenters' melodic pop charted a record-breaking score of hit recordings on the American Top 40 and Adult Contemporary charts, becoming leading sellers in the soft rock, easy listening and adult contemporary genres.
In addition, they had twelve top 10 singles including their 1 hits. To date, The Carpenters' album and single sales total more than million units. Their recording career ended with Karen's death on February 4, Karen passed away due to a cardiac arrest due to complications of anorexia nervosa.
Extensive news coverage of the circumstances surrounding her death increased public awareness of the consequences of eating disorders. Philippine Madrigal Singers. Its current conductor and musical director is Mark Anthony Carpio. They are the first choir in the world to win the European Grand Prix for Choral Singing twice in and in To date, only four choirs in the world have attained this achievement.
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After finally landing a spot as a regular on Steve Allen's Tonight Show in , he was signed to a recording contract with Cadence Records, a small label in New York run by conductor Archie Bleyer. Bernadette" U. In terms of chart popularity, the Cadence era was Williams' peak although songs he introduced on Columbia became much bigger standards.
During the s, Williams became one of the most popular vocalists in the country and was signed to what was at that time the biggest recording contract in history. He was primarily an album artist, and at one time he had earned more gold albums than any solo performer except Frank Sinatra, Johnny Mathis and Elvis Presley.
By he had earned as many as 18 gold album awards. These recordings, along with his natural affinity for the music of the s and early s, combined to make him one of the premier easy listening singers of that era.
In the UK, Williams continued to reach high chart status until Building on his experience with Allen and some short-term variety shows in the s, he became the star of his own weekly television variety show in Among his series regulars were the Osmond Brothers.
He gave up the variety show in while it was still popular and retrenched to three specials per year. His Christmas specials, which appeared regularly until and intermittently from into the s, were among the most popular of the genre. Williams has recorded eight Christmas albums over the years and has been penned as Mr. Williams hosted the most Grammy telecasts, from the 13th Annual Grammy Awards in through the 19th Annual Grammy Awards in , totaling seven consecutive shows.
He returned to television to do a syndicated half-hour series in — Yesterday Sheet Music. John Lennon. As a member of the group, Lennon was one of the lead vocalists and co-wrote many of the band's songs with Paul McCartney. Lennon revealed his rebellious nature and wit on television, in films such as A Hard Day's Night, in books such as In His Own Write, and in press conferences and interviews. He was controversial through his work as a peace activist, artist, and author.
After a self-imposed retirement from to , Lennon reemerged with a comeback album, but was murdered one month later in New York City on 8 December La Cucaracha Sheet Music.
While not part of the nationalistic music group known as "The Five", Tchaikovsky wrote music which, in the opinion of Harold Schonberg, was distinctly Russian: plangent, introspective, with modally-inflected melody and harmony. Aesthetically, Tchaikovsky remained open to all aspects of Saint Petersburg musical life.
He was impressed by Serov and Balakirev as well as the classical values upheld by the conservatory. Both the progressive and conservative camps in Russian music at the time attempted to win him over. Tchaikovsky charted his compositional course between these two factions, retaining his individuality as a composer as well as his Russian identity.
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