Category 1911

The Talented Mahalia Jackson Part Two

The Talented Mahalia Jackson Part Two

1950s–1970s

Jackson in the Concertgebouw (1961 )
In 1950, Jackson came to be the very first scripture vocalist to execute at Carnegie Hall when Joe Bostic generated the Negro Gospel as well as Religious Music Festival. She began visiting Europe in 1952 as well as was hailed by movie critics as the “globe’s biggest scripture vocalist”. In Paris she was called the Angel of Peace, as well as throughout the continent she sang to ability target markets. The scenic tour, nonetheless, needed to be interrupted as a result of fatigue. She started a radio collection on CBS as well as authorized to Columbia Records in 1954...

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The Talented Lucille Ball Part Three

The Talented Lucille Ball Part Three

Later job

The 1960 Broadway musical Wildcat finished its run early when Ball came to be also unwell to proceed in the program. The program was the resource of the tune she made well-known, “Hey, Look Me Over”, which she carried out with Paula Stewart on The Ed Sullivan Show. Round organized a CBS Radio talk program qualified Let’s Talk to Lucy in 1964– 65...

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The Talented Mahalia Jackson Part One

The Talented Mahalia Jackson Part One

Mahalia Jackson
Mahalia Jackson (/ məˈheɪljə/ mə-HAYL-yə; October 26, 1911– January 27, 1972) was an American scripture vocalist. Having an effective contralto voice, she was described as “The Queen of Gospel”. She turned into one of one of the most significant scripture vocalists worldwide as well as was advertised worldwide as a vocalist as well as civil liberties protestor. She was defined by artist Harry Belafonte as “the solitary most effective black lady in the United States”. She taped regarding 30 cds (primarily for Columbia Records) throughout her profession, and also her 45 rpm documents consisted of a lots “golds”– million-sellers.
Mahalia Jackson

Jackson
c. 1962, photographed by Carl Van Vechten History details Birth name Mahala
Jacks...

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The Talented Lucille Ball Part Two

The Talented Lucille Ball Part Two

I been wanting to do The Talented Lucille Ball Part Two, ever since I finish the first Part, I hope I did a good job.

Hollywood

After an anonymous job as a Goldwyn Girl in Roman Scandals (1933 ), starring Eddie Cantor as well as Gloria Stuart, Ball relocated completely to Hollywood to show up in movies. She showed up in numerous tiny flick duties in the 1930s as an agreement gamer for RKO Radio Pictures, consisting of a two-reel funny brief with the Three Stooges (Three Little Pigskins, 1934) and also a flick with the Marx Brothers (Room Service, 1938)...

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The Talented Mitch Miller Part Two

The Talented Mitch Miller Part Two

Recording musician

Mitch Miller’s solitary for his 1957 recording of the River Kwai March
and also the Colonel Bogey March In the very early 1950s Miller tape-recorded with Columbia’s residence band as”Mitchell Miller and also His Orchestra”. He likewise tape-recorded a string of effective cds as well as songs, including a male chorale and also his very own distinct setups, under the name “Mitch Miller and also the Gang” beginning in 1950. The set’s hits consisted of “The Children’s Marching Song” (even more generally called “This Old Man”), “Tzena, Tzena, Tzena”, and also “The Yellow Rose of Texas”, which covered the U.S. Billboard graph, offered over one million duplicates in the United States alone, as well as got to # 2 on the UK Singles Chart...

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The Talented Lucille Ball Part One

The Talented Lucille Ball Part One

Lucille Ball
Lucille Désirée Ball (August 6, 1911– April 26, 1989) was an American starlet, comedienne, version, film-studio exec, and also manufacturer. She was best referred to as the celebrity of the self-produced comedies I Love Lucy, The Lucy– Desi Comedy Hour, The Lucy Show, Here’s Lucy, and also Life with Lucy.Lucille Ball

Ball
in 1944 Birthed Lucille
Désirée Ball August 6, 1911 Jamestown, New York, U.S.Died April 26, 1989 (aged 77 )Los Angeles, California, U.S.Cause of fatality Stomach aortic breakdown Relaxing area Lake View Cemetery in Jamestown, New York Various other names * Lucille Ball Morton * Lucille
Ball Arnaz * Diane Belmont * Lucy Ball * Lucy Arnaz * Lucy Morton Profession Starlet, comic, version
, movie studio exec, TELEVISION manu...

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The Talented Mitch Miller Part One

Mitch Miller
Mitchell William “Mitch” Miller (July 4, 1911 — July 31, 2010) was an American oboist, conductor, videotaping manufacturer and also recording sector exec. He was associated with mostly all elements of the market, especially as a conductor, and also musician and also arsenal (A&R) male. Miller was just one of one of the most prominent individuals in American music throughout the 1950s as well as very early 1960s, both as the head of A&R at Columbia Records and also as a very popular recording musician with an NBC tv collection, Sing Along with Mitch...

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Musical Birth And Death Of The 1911

Musical Birth And Death Of The 1911

Musical Birth And Death Of The 1911

Musical Birth And Death Of The 1911

Births

January 10– Sidney Griller, violinist and also owner of the Griller Quartet(d. 1993 )

January 18– Gábor Darvas, author (d. 1985)

January 20 Roy Eldridge, jazz artist (d. 1989)                            Wendell J. Westcott, American carillon gamer as well as instructor(d. 2010)

January 24 Evelyn Barbirolli, English oboist (d. 2008)
Muir Mathieson, Scottish conductor as well as author (d. 1975)
February 3– Jehan Alain, organist and also author (d. 1940)
February 5– Jussi Björling, Swedish tone (d. 1960)
February 11– Wesley Rose, document manufacturer (d. 1990)
February 17– Orrin Tucker, American saxophonist as well as bandleader(d. 2011 )

February 20– Robert McBride, author(d. 2007)

March 7– Stef...

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