SPIKE JONES – Der Fuehrer’s Face (1943)

Lindley Armstrong "Spike" Jones (December 14, 1911 – May 1, 1965) was an American musician and bandleader specializing in spoof arrangements of popular songs and classical music. Ballads receiving the Jones treatment were punctuated with gunshots, whistles, cowbells, hiccups, burps, and outlandish and comedic vocals. Jones and his band recorded under the title Spike Jones… Continue lendo SPIKE JONES – Der Fuehrer’s Face (1943)


DJANGO REINHARDT – Sultan of Swing [fvll albvm] (1936-53)

Jean Reinhardt (23 January 1910 – 16 May 1953), known by his Romani nickname Django (French: [dʒãŋɡo ʁɛjnaʁt] or [dʒɑ̃ɡo ʁenɑʁt]), was a Romani-French jazz guitarist and composer. He was one of the first major jazz talents to emerge in Europe and has been hailed as one of its most significant exponents. Before he had… Continue lendo DJANGO REINHARDT – Sultan of Swing [fvll albvm] (1936-53)

LUIS MARIANO – Qui Sait, Qui Sait, Qui Sait

A French version of the popular Spanish song by Cuban songwriter Osvaldo Farrés. The French lyrics, Qui sait, qui sait, qui sait, are by Jacques Larue. It is inaccurate to claim that it gains a slightly different meaning in French. In fact, the etymology of the Spanish word quizás (equivalent to Portuguese quiçá) comes from… Continue lendo LUIS MARIANO – Qui Sait, Qui Sait, Qui Sait

Oldies playing in a coffee shop and it’s raining (calming rain sounds, no thunders) 11 HOURS ASMR v5

Oldies playing in a coffee shop and it's raining (calming rain sounds, no thunders) 11 HOURS ASMR v5 - Best if you listen with your 🎧 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nR-Zen2s2Qw You are listening to a new and very nice effect of old fashioned music, oldies as we like calling them, (music from 20's, 30's, 40's) and it is… Continue lendo Oldies playing in a coffee shop and it’s raining (calming rain sounds, no thunders) 11 HOURS ASMR v5

OSCAR ALEMÁN: Vida Con Swing (documental 2002)

Oscar Marcelo Alemán (February 20, 1909 – October 14, 1980) was an Argentinian jazz multi instrumentalist, guitarist, singer, and dancer. Alemán was born in Machagai, Chaco Province, in northern Argentina. He was the fourth child of seven born to pianist Marcela Pereira, a native Argentine, and Jorge Alemán Morales, of Uruguayan descent, who played guitar… Continue lendo OSCAR ALEMÁN: Vida Con Swing (documental 2002)

Bachianas Brasileiras – HEITOR VILLA-LOBOS

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EqCj0gkbBMs Composed from 1930 to 1945.No. 1 For 'An Orchestra Of Cellos' 00:001-01 Introdução – Embolada 00:001-02 Prelúdio – Modinha 7:121-03 Fuga – Conversa (Conversation) 15:16 No. 2 For Chamber Orchestra 19:501-04 Prelúdio – O Canto Do Capadócio (Scamp's Song) 19:501-05 Aria – O Canto Da Nossa Terra (Song Of Our Land) 27:021-06 Dança –… Continue lendo Bachianas Brasileiras – HEITOR VILLA-LOBOS

Joséphine Baker: The 1st Black Superstar

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ggb_wGTvZoU © Forget About It Film & TV, for BBC Wales. 2006. Narrated by Josette Simon. Directed by Suzanne Phillips. **I encourage everyone to watch this interview with Julie Menin where Jean-Claude Baker discusses Joséphine's children (part 1) - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LjF3Rw… **This documentary features a few over-eager commentators with hyperbole that knows no bounds. The opening… Continue lendo Joséphine Baker: The 1st Black Superstar

Harlem Nocturne – DUKE ELLINGTON

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uIkekMoEQY4 Metáfora del vientoque rima en la penumbradel corazón bohemio.Voluptuoso y nostálgico,su música en sordinadeleita los sentidoscon su sensual acento. Es bruna melancolía,pero también es llamaque nos enciende lenta…Y su son desentrañatonadas insondablesque llegan tamizadaspor el velo del Tiempo. El Blues es su alma,que aflora en la mareade recuerdos dolientes,y entrega la cadenciadel dolor, de… Continue lendo Harlem Nocturne – DUKE ELLINGTON