Tag: Music


Charly Chaplin City Lights

Why is the Soundtrack of “City Lights” of Charly Chaplin so Special?

A Genial Oeuvre of Music Exploring the Musical Genius of Charly Chaplin: The Soundtrack of City Lights How Charly Chaplin’s City Lights Soundtrack Captures the Emotions of the Film Examining the Timeless Appeal of Charly Chaplin’s City Lights Soundtrack “The timeless music of City Lights – a perfect accompaniment to Chaplin’s classic masterpiece.” The soundtrack…
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Lord Kitchener Calypso

The influential Calypso sounds of Lord Kitchener from Trinidad and Tobago

Anyone who is somewhat familiar with the well known music of Lord Kitchener knows that he was a very influential calypso artist from Trinidad and Tobago. Lord Kitchener was a well-known and influential calypso artist from Trinidad and Tobago. He was known for his terribly naughty and sexy, humorous, socially conscious and politically charged lyrics.…
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Bob Nadkarni

“Bob Nadkarni: 1943-2023”

by Gabe Ponce de Leon The first time I walked through its doors, back in 2005, the Maze was just a family home. Its main claim to fame, at that point, was having been featured in the Snoop Dog video “Beautiful.” But I was completely blown away by the setup: The idiosyncratic design of the…
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Closing chorus of Johann Sebastian Bach’s St. Matthew Passion

The closing chorus, of Johann Sebastian Bach’s St. Matthew Passion is one of the most powerful and moving moments in all of Western classical music. Composed in 1727, the Slotkoor brings the piece to a close with a sense of profound sadness and grief, as the choir repeats the words “Wir setzen uns mit Tränen…
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Waarom Pasen? Compilatie Mattheus Passion

Why Easter? Compilation Matthew Passion

Johann Sebastian Bach’s Matthäus Passion is considered one of the most significant and profound pieces of Western classical music. Composed in 1727, the piece tells the story of the crucifixion of Jesus Christ, as described in the Gospel of Matthew. With its elaborate choral and instrumental movements, the Matthäus Passion remains a testament to Bach’s…
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Mikhail Baryshnikov

Mikhail Baryshnikov dancing to Sinatra

Mikhail Baryshnikov and Gregory Hines are two of the greatest dancers of all time, each known for their unique styles and incredible talent. In the 1985 film “White Nights,” Baryshnikov and Hines came together to deliver a performance that is still remembered as one of the greatest dance sequences in movie history. Baryshnikov’s Role in…
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"White Nights" - Gregory Hines solo tap

“White Nights” – Gregory Hines solo tap

Gregory Hines was one of the greatest tap dancers of all time, known for his smooth style, impeccable timing, and infectious energy. In the 1985 film “White Nights,” Hines delivered a performance that cemented his place in tap dancing history. Dancing to the music of the film’s soundtrack, Hines brought his unique blend of athleticism…
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Cyndi Lauper

Cyndi Lauper “Time After Time” Live on the Howard Stern Show

Cyndi Lauper’s “Time After Time” is a timeless classic that has endured the test of time. The song was released in 1983, and it quickly became a hit, topping charts all around the world. Its haunting melody and lyrics have been covered by many artists over the years, but none can match the originality and…
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Joe Cocker - With A Little Help From My Friends
Piano Prodigy

Child Piano Prodigy Evan Le!

Some people find their talent late in life and others find it right away, folks this guy is only 4 years old, and he’s already a genius on the piano. From Torrance, California, it’s Evan Le!