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  1990 in country music - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
On February 17, the chart is renamed "Hot Country Singles and Tracks" (to reflect the growing number of radio-popular songs that were not released commerically as singles).
The Smithsonian Institution releases Classic Country Music: A Smithsonian Collection, a 100-track, four-volume set including the most important and notable songs in the genre's history, from 1924 to 1987.
The release of Classic Country Music: A Smithsonian Collection continues a trend toward issuing chronicling the genre's history via compact disc during the late 1980s/early 1990s.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/1990_in_country_music   (826 words)

  
 Kids.Net.Au - Encyclopedia > 1990 in music
See also: 1989 in music, other events of 1990, 1991 in music and the list of 'years in music'.
February 6 - Billy Idol is involved in a serious motorcycle accident, resulting in several broken bones.
Fall - For the first time, Amy Grant and Gary Chapman[?] hold a night of music at their Franklin, Tennessee Riverstone Farm, for local teenagers.
www.kids.net.au /encyclopedia-wiki/19/1990_in_music   (0 words)

  
 AE160D Unit 25: Introduction to Music 1990-Present
Alternative music gained much of its success in the 1990's due to the fact that Alternative bands were being signed on to major record labels instead of independent ones as they had been in the past.
In the meantime, rap music got a makeover and boasted artists such as the Puff Daddy, and Tupac, whose murder was another musical tragedy.
Although the 1990's are not considered to be the decade of the music video, as the 1980's are known to be, MTV still had an important part in music.
arted.osu.edu /160/25_intro.php   (868 words)

  
 BBC - Cult - I Love 1990 - Music
MC Hammer was the man with the baggy silk pants was a jack-of-all-trades for the Oakland Athletics baseball team, before he rose to fame in 1990 with songs from his album Please Hammer, Don't Hurt 'Em.
He made so much money that he was able to design and have built an obscenely big house, whereupon he ran out of money, failed to sell any more records and filed for bankruptcy.
Hammer (he got rid of the MC when people started calling him McHammer) is now preaching the Word of the Lord to packed venues across America.
www.bbc.co.uk /cult/ilove/years/1990/music2.shtml   (0 words)

  
 classical music: 1990 (orphee-serenade donaueschinger dances-music)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
There is, however, a preliminary consideration to be made: this piece of music, more than others, asks for cooperation, lots of it, and it will not satisfy listeners who are unwilling to award it with such cooperation.
Israeli-born Natan Brand (1944-1990) was one of the few keyboard artists — perhaps the last — in the true tradition of Anton Rubinstein: a pianist who played in the Grand Style, fully free to interpret the masterworks as the spirit moved him, with a magnificent technique at his command.
His premature death at the age of 46 robbed the music world of a man who was considered by many connoisseurs to be potentially one of the world’s...
www.very-clever.com /classical/1990   (769 words)

  
 Timeline of trends in music (1990-1999) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Centre for Musical Training and Promotion is founded with a grant from the European Fund for Development, helping to accelerate a process of cultural development through expanded opportunities for touring and recognition in Niger
The music video for Weezer's breakout hit "Buddy Holly" directed by Spike Jonze sparks off a debate over the extent of CGI effects in entertainment despite the video actually having no computer effects.
Lauryn Hill sweeps the Grammys for The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill; the album is a harbinger of the return of 1970s-style soul music, a trend referred to as neo soul.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Timeline_of_trends_in_music_(1990-1999)   (3991 words)

  
 Essentials of Music - Composers
From this he began to view music as segments of time to be filled with sounds.
This cemented his beliefs that the goal of music was a "purposelessness," and that the role of the composer was to create situations in which sounds could "simply be." To this end, he continued to devise strategies for creating activities in which sounds could happen.
Along with his musical contributions, he left a large body of writings that explain and exemplify his aesthetic.
www.essentialsofmusic.com /composer/cage.html   (598 words)

  
 1990 in music - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
See also: 1989 in music, 1990 in British music, other events of 1990, 1991 in music, 1990s in music and the list of 'years in music'
Fall - For the first time, Amy Grant and Gary Chapman hold a night of music at their Franklin, Tennessee Riverstone Farm, for local teenagers.
In Australia, the Port Fairy Spring Music Festival is founded by Michael Easton and Len Vorster.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/1990_in_music   (1920 words)

  
 Music Season - Madras 1990   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The sleepy city awakes to the sound of music and dance and its vast population imbibes more than its share of culture in just a matter of days.
I was in the audience for the 'sadhas', which is Music Academy's concluding ceremony honoring the musicians.
He is a twelve year old flutist and his debut was so sensational that the Music Academy had him on their plum time slot on the New Year evening and tickets sold out in a matter of minutes.
openscroll.org /ramesh/musicseason.html   (1415 words)

  
 1990 in music Information
See also: 1989 in music, 1990 in British music, other events of 1990, 1991 in music, 1990s in music and the list of 'years in music'
March 20 - Gloria Estefan's tour bus is involved in an accident.
In Australia, the Port Fairy Spring Music Festival is founded by Michael Easton and Len Vorster.
www.bookrags.com /1990_in_music   (0 words)

  
 1990's Decade Overview
The overwhelming success of the compact disc made the distribution of music easier than ever, but it also meant that ‘top forty music’ grew anemic, since most ‘hit’ songs were no longer available on a viable singles format.
Essentially, our culture became corporatized, resulting in the repression of originality and the rampant onset of music that was as predictable as it was popular.
As far as popular music was concerned, the nineties were the first decade since the onset of rock and roll to show little in the way of change.
www.americanhitnetwork.com /ahn/decade-overview.cfm/decade/1990   (237 words)

  
 Schott Music - Classical and Contemporary Music - Sheet Music , Books on Music, CDs, Multimedia, Journals, Antiquarian ...
Herbert Willi - Composer in Residence at the Pacific Music Festival
-->The Pacific Music Festival Sapporo was founded in 1990 by Leonard Bernstein as an international music festival with academy for the further encouragement of young musicians.
On 30 July Olli Mustonen will be in Hämeenlinna to direct the Helsinki Festival Orchestra in the world premiere of his new orchestral work Jehkin Iivana.
www.schott-music.com   (0 words)

  
 The Aaron Copland Collection ca. 1900-1990 - (American Memory from the Library of Congress)
The multiformat Aaron Copland Collection from which the online collection derives spans the years 1910 to 1990 and includes approximately 400,000 items documenting the multifaceted life of an extraordinary person who was composer, performer, teacher, writer, conductor, commentator, and administrator.
It comprises both manuscript and printed music, personal and business correspondence, diaries, writings, scrapbooks, programs, newspaper and magazine clippings, photographs, awards, books, sound recordings, and motion pictures.
These items date from 1899 to 1981, with most from the 1920s through the 1950s, and were selected from Copland's music sketches, correspondence, writings, and photographs.
memory.loc.gov /ammem/collections/copland   (177 words)

  
 MTV Video Music Awards 1990 (1990) (TV)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
IMDb > MTV Video Music Awards 1990 (1990) (TV)
Featured in Madonna: The Immaculate Collection (1990) (V) more
Discuss this title with other users on IMDb message board for MTV Video Music Awards 1990 (1990) (TV)
www.imdb.com /title/tt0289655   (114 words)

  
 ERG Music DJ-Only Compilation CDs   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Established in January 1990, ERG Music is the world's first music promotion service specializing in commercial music requirements.
We provide promotional music compilations of new music releases on a regular basis, including specialized programming in all music genres for a wide variety of commercial users.
ERG Music licenses sound recordings from and enjoys the support of major record labels worldwide.
www.ergmusic.com /cdnDjs/about.asp   (199 words)

  
 Kurzweil Music Systems
In the computerized world, you could record one line of music on a sequencer, play it back and record another sequence over it, building up a multi-instrumental composition line by line.
The K250 is considered to be the first electronic musical instrument to successfully emulate the complex sound response of a grand piano and virtually all other orchestral instruments.
Kurzweil Music Systems remains one of the leading brands of electronic musical instruments in the world and is sold in 45 countries.
www.kurzweiltech.com /kms.html   (398 words)

  
 popular music: 1990 (retrospective stranglers collection)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
When most people think of country music, they tend to think of Tennessee and Texas but California has a strong country music tradition of its own exemplified by the success of Buck Owens.
Through this musical, which I saw in NY 7 times, I was introduced to the talent of La Chanze and now as the lead in Color Purple, the world is getting another glimpse at what a great singer she is. Listening to her interpret a song is...
I started listening to pop music in 1982, and "Roseanna" was one of the first songs I truly loved.
www.very-clever.com /music/1990   (1210 words)

  
 The Best Of: 1980-1990 Music at Shop Ireland
For me their best music ever was out in the 80's and every one of those songs is represented here.
This is almost as good a best of album as you will get with ome truly fantastic songs, if you have never heard U2 in their prime you must buy this album.
Pride, With or Without you and Still havent found what im looking for are some of the finest pieces of music ever written as is the powerful Sunday Bloody Sunday and it shows as they carry the album.
www.shopireland.ie /music/reviews/B00000DFSK   (632 words)

  
 American Music From 1950 to 1990s
Devil Music: Race, Class, and Rock and Roll An excellent essay written by a college student.
Texas, the Outdoor Musical A musical romance of the history of the Texas Panhandle.
Musicals Offers a list of songs, links to other sites and a synopsis of many musicals, among other features.
kclibrary.nhmccd.edu /music-3.html   (1461 words)

  
 Catholic Pages Directory: » Mass & Liturgy » SACRED MUSIC
Feast of St Benedict at Solesmes A reminiscence of the Feast of St. Benedict as celebrated at the Abbey of Solesmes, illustrating the richness of the Catholic Gregorian tradition.
Schmitt on the history of music at Boys Town, specifically the significance of the boys town collection of sacred music.
Listening to beautiful music may dispose one to the contemplation of faith, since it mirrors the infinite beauty of God Himself.
www.catholic-pages.com /dir/music.asp   (706 words)

  
 Gaffaweb - Kate Bush - REACHING OUT - Music Collector - Sept. 1990   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Despite the continued efforts to be promoted for her music rather than her looks, Kate has always endeavoured to use her image imaginatively and creatively in her promotional videos.
Aside from its visual merits, the musical content of The Kick Inside was particularly strong and innovative for a debut album.
The emotions and moods she created were as evocative as ever, but this was raw, daring music with a cutting edge, and the ensuing album, The Dreaming, left many people baffled.
gaffa.org /reaching/i90_mc.html   (3303 words)

  
 Limited Editions 1990-1994 : Music
This Audio CD Music item from Geist was reviewed on 28-Mar-2006.
A good kind of ambient composition, not really a "dance" piece like much of the rest of the disc.
A bit of a shame really since the music is really good and you can hear things more clearly unlike the general noise that goes with ATR and later Empire records.
store.edcal.com /an/B0000508PG.html   (510 words)

  
 International Society for Music Education - 1990 - 1994 Proceedings   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Musical Interpretation and the Ontology of the Music Work...Bengt Edlund
The importance of music and the arts to the higher education curriculum of the future...Morette Rider
The music educator as a cultural mediator in the age of industrialized culture...lrmgard Bontinck
www.isme.org /article/articleview/133/1/18   (1739 words)

  
 80s Music Links
This is the music channel htat hosts '80s acts, they do it better than MTV.
Music section of the '80s Server-you can hear RealAudio, play trivia games, check out the Video Vault, and even have your own Personalized Album.
It was a suject of an past article of mine detailing its design for people who miss the good times that the 80's brought to life: The music, the movies, the people, and more.
www.suite101.com /links.cfm/80s_music   (134 words)

  
 Best of 1990-2000 Music at Shop Ireland
It abtly demenstrates Bonos ability as a lyricist and singer, while also showing why Edge is one of the most revered guitarists around, and Larry Mullen Jr and Adam Clayton keep the musical pulse pumping.
This best of is a must for any music fan.
It is a must have for every music fan!
www.shopireland.ie /music/reviews/B00006OYLG   (890 words)

  
 American Popular Music before 1900
Early Music of America Links to early music and essays in Early American Music Journal.
Many Nursery Rhymes were set to music and sang to the children during this period.
Folklore music started during this period and included the music of the Indians, negroes, mountainneers, cowboys, lumberjacks, sailors and others.
kclibrary.nhmccd.edu /music-1.html   (901 words)

  
 GIANT STEP™ | About - New Music Discovery Since 1990
The company is now a leading concert promoter, music and lifestyle marketing company, and independent record label.
Giant Step's mission is to introduce high quality, innovative music, talent, and products to our national and international community.
A leading independent concert promoter since the companies' early days, Giant Step events are associated with having fun and introducing new and quality music to an eclectic audience.
www.giantstep.net /info/company   (378 words)

  
 Copland, Aaron (1900-1990) Classical Compositions and Aaron Copland (1900-1990) classical music sheets.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
He codified a concert music sound that was distinctly "American," and single-handedly created a generous path for composers in his native land, bringing to "the new world" what was mostly, up until that point, an imported and exclusively European art form.
Using the new knowledge his teacher had imparted to him about Stravinsky, he also cultivated an interest in Jazz, mostly as seen through the eyes of the French, though he did have some knowledge of it from his time in New York.
When he returned to America, it was with the score to a ballet called Grohg, along with sketches that would become the Symphonic Ode and Music for the Theatre in his satchel.
www.naxos.com /composerinfo/224.htm   (513 words)

  
 andante boutique - iannis xenakis : chamber music [1955-1990] - arditti string quartet, claude helffer piano   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Graphic works with clear-cut lines, similar to the architecture of Le Corbusier (with whom Xenakis worked), but also compositions with futuristic perspectives, in the spirit of Varèse, with a liking for sound "masses", which the composer calls "clouds" and "galaxies".
The chamber music of Iannis Xenakis is outstanding in the great freedom of its polyphony, its skillful rhythms, and the evocative power of its subtle blends of timbre.
A vast panorama, represented by scores written between 1955 (ST/4) and 1990 (Tetora), performed here by the composer's favourite interpreters.
www.andante.com /boutique/shop/index.cfm?action=displayProduct&iProductID=666   (246 words)

  
 1990: Music - Archive Article - MSN Encarta
1990: Music - Archive Article - MSN Encarta
Perhaps the major classical music event of the year was the death of composer and conductor Leonard Bernstein, who had been America's single most important force on the international music scene.
Legal battles over rock and rap lyrics, focusing on obscenity and censorship concerns, were the...
encarta.msn.com /sidebar_1741585939/1990_Music.html   (136 words)

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