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Meditation (From Thais) - Mantovani And His Orchestra - Concert Encores (Vinyl, LP)

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Muzzy Marcellino - Heap Big Chief. Wives And Lovers A2. Indian Nuts A4. Manhattan A5. The Valley Whistler B2. Deep Purple B3. In Victoires de la musique rewarded him with "best album" and "best artist", and between and he released three new albums. His health deteriorated afterwhen he underwent a heart operation. Inhis condition left him unable to appear at the Festival du Verbe at Toulouse. From to he devoted himself more to concerts and festivals, apart from an album in aid of children suffering from AIDS.

Having undergone further surgery in earlyhe died of cancer in March, at the age of Post by Romain » Sat Feb 16, pm Next song. He is known for having composed and written the hit Cache cache party, released in In the early 90s, he composed several songs for his then girlfriend, Nina Morato.

Post by Romain » Mon Feb 18, am Next song. Satie was a colourful figure in the early 20th-century Parisian avant-garde. His work was a precursor to later artistic movements such as minimalism, Surrealism, repetitive music, and the Theatre of the Absurd.

Later, he also referred to himself as a "phonometrician" meaning "someone who measures sounds"preferring this designation to that of "musician", after having been called "a clumsy but subtle technician" in a book on contemporary French composers published in In addition to his body of music, Satie was "a thinker with a gift of eloquence" who left a remarkable set of writings, having contributed work for a range of publications, from the dadaist to the American culture chronicle Vanity Fair.

The works are for the most part in free time lacking time signatures or bar divisions and highly experimental with form, rhythm and chordal structure.

The form as well as the term was invented by Satie. Satie's coining of the word gnossienne was one of the rare occasions when a composer used a new term to indicate a new "type" of composition. Satie used many novel names for his compositions vexations, croquis et agaceries and so on. Gnossienne, was a word that did not exist before Satie used it as a title for a composition. The word appears to derive from gnosis. Satie was involved in gnostic sects and movements at the time that he began to compose the Gnossiennes.

However, some published versions claim that the word derives from Cretan "knossos" or "gnossus"; this interpretation supports the theory linking the Gnossiennes to the myth of Theseus, Ariadne and the Minotaur. Several archeological sites relating to that theme were famously excavated around the time that Satie composed the Gnossiennes.

It is not certain that this qualification comes from Satie himself — the sarabande and the Gymnopaedia were at least historically known as dances. These Three Gnossiennes were composed around and first published in A revision prior to publication in is not unlikely; the 2nd Gnossienne may even have been composed in that year it has "April " as date on the manuscript. The piano solo versions of the first three Gnossiennes are without time signatures or bar lines, which is known as free time.

These Gnossiennes were first published in Le Figaro musical No. The first grouped publication, numbered as known henceforth, followed in By this time Satie had indicated as composition date for all three. The first Gnossienne was dedicated to Alexis Roland-Manuel in the reprint. The facsimile print of the 2nd Gnossienne contained a dedication to Antoine de La Rochefoucauld, not repeated in the print. By the second publication of the first set of three Gnossiennes, Satie had broken already for a long time with all Rosicrucian type of endeavours.

A sketch containing only two incomplete bars, dated aroundshows Satie beginning to orchestrate the 3rd Gnossienne. The first and third Gnossiennes share a similar chordal structures, rhythm and share reference to each other's thematic material. The Gnossiennes Nos. None of these appear to have been numbered, nor even titled as "Gnossienne" by Satie himself.

The sequence of these three Gnossiennes in the publication by Robert Caby does not correspond with the chronological order of composition. It is extremely unlikely that Satie would have seen these compositions as three members of a single set. Post by Romain » Wed Feb 20, pm Next song. When his parents divorced in the early s, he went to live with his mother in New York, allowing him to broaden his musical horizon and discover American music.

After returning to France to live with his father, he entered a TV talent show but was unsuccessful. Refusing to let him live the life of a "vagabond", his parents pressured him into studying medicine. The latter introduced him to producer Patrick Legrand brother of composer Michel Legrandto whom he showed some lyrics he had written. InJean-Jacques, now using the stage name Nicolas Peyrac, released his first two singles, but to limited or no success.

Within a few months, he became part of the most talented musicians of his generation. Continuing the success, Nicolas released several albums, and was supporting act for stars like Serge Lama, Marie-Paule Belle et Dalida. He also regularly headlined, taking him all the way to Japan. At the end of the eighties, Nicolas faced a relational crisis and professional difficulties, and he fell into a severe depression, abandoning the music scene and failing to finish his novel and songs he was writing.

Last edited by Romain on Thu Mar 04, am, edited 2 times in total. Post by Romain » Mon Feb 25, pm Next song. It landed them a deal with legendary indie pop label Elefant, which released their debut album, Meadow Lane Park, in Inhe started work on Le SuperHomard as a solo venture but soon teamed with his drumming brother, Oliver, and vocalist Pandora Burgess for the project's first record, 's MapleKey EP, which was released by labels in Japan, the U.

Vaillant utilized a combination of guitars and drum machines, vintage synths, and loping bass lines to craft music that showed the influence of classic songwriters like Burt Bacharach, the sonic skills of Brian Wilson, and the post-modern approach of craftspeople like Broadcast and the High Llamas.

Vaillant assembled a live band and played shows starting in After signing with Spanish label Elefant, Vaillant began work on a full-length album with the help of vocalist Julie Big. Recording after hours at the record shop where he worked, Vaillant crafted a sound that was lusher and more intricately arranged than MapleKey, while still following the same musical signposts. With songs written, played, and produced by Christophe Vaillant, then sung by Julie Big in breathlessly soft tones, the album is a gentle musical hug that plays on nostalgic strings, but also adds something special -- and perhaps left over from his days playing power pop in the Strawberry Smell -- to the template.

Despite their rounded edges and pillowy production, the songs on the album have hooks sharp enough to draw blood. Up-tempo tracks like "Paper Girl" or the title track have a snappy strut that's almost gleeful, the bouncy mid-tempo songs have a sweet, ambling appeal -- especially the lovely "Springtime," which feels like the soundtrack for snow melting and buds appearing on trees -- and the ballads have a pocket Bacharach feel about them that's quite alluring.

The combination of the strings, vintage synths, burbling bass lines, and Big's aching vocal on "Door After Door" and "Refuel" show that the band really have a grip on how to construct a ballad for maximum sonic and emotional impact. Vaillant's skills as an arranger are evident throughout as he fills the mixes with just the right synth sound, stately piano run, clunky drum machine, or swooping organ line.

It's about as lush as one could imagine, but also has a nice homemade feel, which isn't surprising considering he made the record after hours at the record shop where he works. Meadow Lane Park is unlikely to make anyone forget High Llamas or the Cardigans -- another fine band they are reminiscent of -- but any song here would sound drop-dead perfect next to them on a play list or mixtape.

That's heady praise, but Le SuperHomard earn it. Post by Romain » Wed Feb 27, am Next song. Album: La femme RYM: 3. Her experiences of hardship in the war had influenced her politics and sowed the seeds for the great liberation she flaunted after the war, becoming the pinup for the so-called bohemian scene. Her singing style shared the dramatic enunciation of Jacques Brel and the droll delivery of Georges Brassens, her contemporaries in quite different musical scenes, while showcasing a sensuality all her own.

Innow massively famous from high-profile television appearances and her earlier recordings, she released her song "Deshabillez-Moi," which was an openly sexual piece and marked a change from the intellectual, literary slant she had always put on her songs.

She married him in Gainsbourg et Les Autres! Induring her sold-out "Thank You" tour across Europe she had a stroke and had to cancel her remaining dates in order to recover. Inat the age of 91, she began recording again. Post by Romain » Fri Mar 01, am Next song. Prix is one of the rootsmen of Martinique. His pioneer efforts were in the melding of zouk sounds with a rural musical tradition called chouval bwa.

As a songwriter he has lent his efforts to a variety of projects, reaching a pinnacle with an extremely funky cut called "Amazon" that appeared on Joelle Ursull's Black French album. Mi Se Sa, re-issued on Mango Records, is the most electric and not the most indicative of the total recorded output of St. Prix, even though it's likely to be the easiest to find. Chouval Bwa: Chouval bwa is a kind of folk music originated on the slave plantations of Martinique. There are two versions, traditional and modern.

The tibwa rhythm plays a basic pattern and the drum comes to mark the highlights and introduce percussion improvisations.

It is organized in a certain way, the first entry of the singer lavwa and choir lavwa Deye or "answer". Finally, the dancers take the stage. The "answer" plays opposite the singer, the audience can also participate. Characteristics: The belair percussionist is typically the leader of the chouval bwa orchestra. Call-and-response singing completes the ensemble.

The lead singer chooses the sequence of dances through his or her selection of songs, each of which goes with a specific dance. Post by Romain » Sun Mar 03, pm Next song. Bimbo Jet was a French euro disco group led by Claude Morgan and Laurent Rossi, that gained international fame during the summers of and with the song "El Bimbo".

The song, in a tango arrangement, was also heard in four of the seven Police Academy films starting from the first film up until Police Academy 4: Citizens on Patrol as the tango song in The Blue Oyster gay bar scenes.

The song "El Bimbo" is used as a theme song for a Soviet-made anti-war short film named "Polygon" directed by Anatoly Petrov and written by Sever Gansovsky.

The lyrics for "El Bimbo" were written by Hal Shaper. Controversially "El Bimbo" is heavily similar to the track "Tanha Shodam" from Afghan singer Ahmad Zahir, which according to some sources has been dated frommaking "El Bimbo" a cover of that song if the year is accurate.

It sold 1. The group had another hit in mid, particularly in France, with "La Balanga. Post by Romain » Tue Mar 05, pm Next song.

Jacques' father was both a railroad worker and a music enthusiast who supported his son's love of performing from a young age. Jacques' interests turned toward jazz, and he began singing at the cinemas and on radio competitions while still a boy. By his early teens, he had quit school and gotten work as a stunt man, earning small contracts at first, but soon performing full-time. His film work had him rubbing shoulders with people like Sidney Bechet and film composer Henri Crolla, who taught him guitar.

By the mid-'60s, he had made a name for himself, and was offered his first opportunity to record. Higelin continued to turn even more attention toward music, using the medium to express his leftist political ideals.

The early '70s found Higelin as a beloved native son of the Parisian artistic underground. In he released his first solo record, Jacques "Crabouif" Higelin, comprised entirely of his own compositions.

The LP was reissued by RCA and then a hunt commenced to find the two brothers who had long ago retreated to the remote confines of their relatives in Brazil.

They were found working on a Brazil ranch and then hustled back to the U. Randy Starr of the Islanders. It would be their only charting single. They would release four more records during before calling it a day. He elected to depart and embark on his own in Mancini would land a position at Universal Studios in California where he composed and often played music for over motion pictures.

Now talk about exotica! Number 31 — The cocktail crowd bought Mancini long plays in abundance. Manovani charted nearly 50 long plays during his productive career. He started up his band in after moving to Mexico where he signed an RCA Victor recording contract. The tune perched in the number one position for two and half months. Side Note: Underwater! The genesis of these events makes an interesting story. For many years, French pride has suffered from the lack of a really representative orchestra situation -a that can be attributed mainly to the unfortunate working conditions imposed on the country's orchestral players.

Badly underpaid and subjected to impossible schedules, they have had to take on moonlighting jobs in theatre pits, movie and broadcasting studios, etc. Only the French musician's proverbial facility at sight reading, his unfailing virtuosity, and his vivacity of mind prevented the total collapse of orchestral performances hastily and insufficiently rehearsed. To remedy this state of affairs the idea of creating a state -subsidized orchestra on an internationally competitive level had for some time been a part of Gaullist prestige policy.

That it came to life is owing to Marcel Landowski, France's Continued on page The frequency response curve of the new Stanton erence to approve test pressings.

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Thus, only two different pro- judged, self- congratulatory propaganda grams will be played every month, but on the government's part. The main rea- it is expected that each will be heard by. The Orchestre de Paris appears as a 10, to 15, people. At the exclusive privilege of representing seventy -six Munch is France's greatest France's orchestral culture abroad. This living conductor, and it is said that he monopoly has now of course come to an considers the new orchestra a little like end.

As for the other numerous perhaps his own child. Collaborating with him too numerous Paris orchestras, the tra- will be a second "permanent conductor," ditional "Associations" Lamoureux, Co- the increasingly well -known young mae- lonne, Pasdeloup will be at a distinct stro Serge Baudo, and Jean- Pierre Jac - disadvantage LP) their inability to match quillat, a onetime percussionist and now. In fact, the most celebrated of the Associ- ations. Certainly, there is much to be expected from France's youngest orches- servatoire, founded by Habeneck intra -and can say now that at the four- 1.

Indeed, I had. Fi- not heard orchestral playing of such cleanness and poise for many years in this country; and the discipline and morale, more often than not the weak nally, the hiring of musicians who are not spot in French musical life, were quite A transistorized version of the French citizens including the concert- staggering. The two move- Personnel. Most orchestra's strengths: the warmth of the output for headphones or sim- of the personnel was chosen by open strings was as impressive as the virtuosity ilar ohm or higher impe- competition the jury being presided of the woodwinds, and the brass was dance loads Infinitesimal over by Munch himself with some sur- powerful and brilliant.

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Dolby himself, a youngish engineer who manned his own exhibit and periodically demonstrated it to all comers. No fewer than twenty-nine organizations throughout the world now are using "the Dolby" for recording, broadcasting, or just experimenting, we learned.

The KLH tape recorder -first announced consumer product using it- still is under development. It will, in any event, incorpo- rate a simplified "Dolby" -that is, one frequency band to eliminate tape hiss, instead of the professional model's Twenty-four-channel "Recorder" and mixer by Ampex.

Balance and and decks undergo some really significant improve- blending can be worked out by the engineer and re- ments? Developed from the Ampex video tape transport, the Our system won't eliminate the surface noise on old new AG- has a small brother that handles up discs but at least it will prevent that noise from being to 16 channels at once.

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