Shaft!

Mr Isaac Hayes revealing more than a touch of enthusiasm for the music.   Image commons CC BY-NC-ND 2.0    

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A marvellous gospel choir warm up

Have you ever been to a choir rehearsal? Wouldn’t you like to be part of this choir? How does the leader sing all those parts? About the image “Regional Golden Singers at the Tel Aviv Music Center Gala...

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This is our story, this our song

Professor Henry Louis Gates is a hugely influential academic in America. He has introduced a new series describing the role of the Black Church in influencing music and culture. Available on Utube, with interviews of Oprah, Dr...

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Chick Corea on playing by ear

Chick was born on 12 June 1941 Chick died on 9 February 2021 aged 79 years. Chick still lives… through his music and conversations. Chick in his short clip, he describes his first terrifying gig with Miles Davis .  

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Wonderful Wedding Music

  Join 1,000,000 viewers on Utube. Classy Pachelbel’s Canon in D played by the Brooklyn Duo a really superb cello and piano duet. Relax and enjoy this fabulous music.  

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Age no barrier to great Jazz

Ahmad Jamal was born Frederick Russell Jones on the 2nd of July, 1930, that is of course, over 90 years ago.  He is an outstanding American Jazz pianist and also a composer, bandleader, and educator. For five decades, he has...

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