1922 – Born on the 4th of April in New York City. 1934 – He was given a scholarship in piano by Henriette Michelson, a Juilliard teacher. 1956 – Wrote the theme songs for The Magnificent Seven, The Great Escape, The Ten Commandments. Recognized by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association with Golden Globes for his ..
1821 – Born on the 12th of April in Ebersbach, Germany. 1855-1876 – As a conductor of the New York Philharmonic Society orchestra, he helped shape the New York PO into a great orchestra; in particular, he championed Liszt, Berlioz, Wagner and Tchaikovsky. 1859 – He led the German Opera company in the first U.S. ..
1975 – Born on the 27th of May in Atlanta, Georgia. 1994 – As member of duo OutKast, co-recorded albums Southernplayalisticadillacmuzik. 1998 – Aquemini. 2000 – Stankonia. 2003 – Outkast released Speakerbox The Love Below, a double album that highlighted the differences in the musical styles. 2004 – PETA named Andre "Sexiest Vegetarian of the ..
1926 – Born on the 3rd of August in New York City. 1950 – Pearl Bailey heard him sing, and asked him to join her at a Greenwich Village night club. 1955 – Released his first long-playing album, Cloud 7, which showed Bennett’s jazz leanings. 1957 – Ralph Sharon became Bennett’s pianist and musical director. ..
1914 – Born on the 12th of February in Fort Worth, Texas. 1935 – He worked with bandleader Ben Young. 1941 – Appeared with the Miller band in the films "Sun Valley Serenade" and "Orchestra Wives". 1942 – Beneke played very briefly with Horace Heidt before joining the Navy himself, leading a Navy band in ..
1953 – She was born on the 10th day of January of this year in Brooklyn, New York, USA. 1971 – She graduated at Lindenhurst High School on this year. 1972 – She married her high school sweetheart, Dennis T. Benatar, acquiring the surname with which she became famous. 1975 – She ..
Italian operatic composer 1801 – Born on the 3rd of November in Catania, Sicily, Italy. 1819 – Bellini left provincial Catania to study at the conservatory in Naples. 1822 – He was in the class of the director Nicolò Zingarelli. 1827 – He composed operas "Il Pirata". 1830 – Composed ..
1975 – Born on the 13th of April in Munich, Germany. A German singer who became famous for his song "Mambo No. 5". 1999 – A global pop sensation brought some much needed style and humor to the charts in the summer with his reworking of Perez Prado’s hit, "Mambo No. 5". Released the album ..
1953 – Born on the 1st of November. 1990 – He was an American zydeco musician active. – Beau Jocque is known for his gruff vocals, his fusion of many musical styles onto zydeco, and above all, for the powerful energy of his rhythm and sound. – He became one ..
German dramatic soprano singer 1937 – Born on the 9th of February in Varel, Germany. Graduated from the Albert Ludwigs University of Freiburg. Studied with Ines Leuwen at the Freiburg Academy Of Music. 1971 – Her debut was as the Countess in Le nozze di Figaro in Freiburg. 1972 – ..