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Hot New Releases in New School R&B Albums

Hot New Releases in New School R&B Albums

| May 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

1. IV Play (Explicit Deluxe Version) The-Dream | Format: MP3 Music 2. Baby Caught The Bus Clairy Browne & The Bangin’ Rackettes | 3. Side Effects of You [Explicit] Fantasia | 4. Body Party Ciara | 5. Fine China Chris Brown | 6. IV Play (Explicit Version) The-Dream | 7. Sing To the Moon Laura […]

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“The Rite of Spring: Pt. I: Adoration Of The Earth: Spring Rounds”

“The Rite of Spring: Pt. I: Adoration Of The Earth: Spring Rounds”

| May 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

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NPR: Why Jazz Musicians Love ‘The Rite Of Spring’

NPR: Why Jazz Musicians Love ‘The Rite Of Spring’

| May 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

  by Patrick Jarenwattananon A 100-year-old ballet, composed by a Russian for a French audience, has become something of a jazz standard. ‘s orchestral score for has been interpolated on record by musicians like , and Hubert Laws. Many, many more knew The Rite, and would quote famous passages during their solos — several recordings […]

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A History of the Saxophone in Jazz

A History of the Saxophone in Jazz

| May 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

It all started with Adolphe Sax, a Belgian instrument inventor. In 1842, he attached a clarinet mouthpiece to a brass creation that he named the saxophone. Because of its metal, conical body, the saxophone was capable of playing at volumes much higher than other woodwinds. It was used in military bands in the 1800s, but […]

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