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 Boogie-woogie (music) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Oxford English Dictionary states that the word is a redoubling of boogie, which was used for rent parties as early as 1913.
Clarence Williams was also one of the first musicians to record boogie-woogie on phonograph records in 1923, although Williams did not play the style all the way through but rather used boogie-woogie style playing on individual choruses of blues as a change of tone.
Although the boogie-woogie fad lasted only a few years, boogie woogie made a major contribution to the development of jump blues and ultimately to rock and roll and is still to be heard in clubs and on records throughout Europe and North America.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Boogie-woogie_(music)   (889 words)

  
 List of boogie woogie musicians - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Among the many Boogie woogie musicians are not only blues players, but rock and roll, and country musicians as well, and at least one classical musician.
John, (1940-), New Orleans blues and boogie woogie pianist and composer of "Boxcar Boogie", among others
Huey "Piano" Smith, "Rockin' Pneumonia and the Boogie Woogie Flu"
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 List of musicians - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
List of new age / new instrumental musicians
List of musicians in the first wave of punk music (ca.
List of musicians in the second wave of punk music (ca.
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 List of rock and roll performers
See also: List of jazz musicians, List of blues musicians, List of ragtime musicians, List of boogie woogie musicians, List of swing/big band musicians, List of folk musicians, List of country musicians, List of popular music performers, List of gospel musicians
See also: List of surf rock musicians, List of psychedelic musicians, List of R&B musicians, List of hard rock musicians, List of country rock musicians, List of progressive rock musicians, List of popular music performers, List of soul musicians
See also: List of heavy metal musicians, List of rappers, List of country musicians, List of Britpop musicians, List of jam bands, List of alternative rock musicians, List of electronic musicians[?], List of popular music performers, List of musicians in the second wave of punk music
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 Boogie Woogie by William Russell
Boogie Woogie men usually prefer an upright to a grand piano, the action of which is too stiff for their gymnastics.
Both Balinese music and the Boogie Woogie derive their strength and sureness of form from the fixed solidarity of the 4-4 meter which somehow is no hindrance to variety of rhythm.
The Boogie Woogie has often been found in conjunction with vocal blues and is ideally suited as a style to the accompaniment of the blues.
www.colindavey.com /BoogieWoogie/articles/russell.htm   (7753 words)

  
 Lists of musicians   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
See list of musicians for a structured list.
List of musicians in the first wave of punk music
List of musicians in the second wave of punk music
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 Boogie-woogie (music) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Two of the earliest recordings of pure boogie-woogie to achieve popularity were "Honky Tonk Train Blues" by Meade Lux Lewis, recorded by Paramount Records; 1927 in music, first released in March of 1930, and "Pinetop's Boogie Woogie" by Pinetop Smith (1928 in music) recorded in 1928 and first released in 1929.
Boogie-woogie came to widespread public attention in 1937 and 1938, in the From Spirituals to Swing concerts in Carnegie Hall promoted by record producer John Hammond.
The 5, 6, 7, 8's have also recently had great success with their boogie woogie sound, epitomized in "Woo Hoo," a song prominently featured in Quentin Tarantino's Kill Bill
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 Bionic Boogie   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
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 Silvan Zingg - Boogie Woogie Piano - Free Music Downloads - MP3 Downloads - Download.com Music
His favourite styles are mostly classic Boogie Woogie, Blues and Jazz with variations from all kind of different musical waves.
At the presentation Silvan was introduced to the public as the "young boogie woogie prodigy from Lugano, Switzerland".
Boogie Woogie Sytle tune with instrumental composition: Silvan Zingg at grand piano, Nuno Alexandre at doublebass, Valerio Felice at drums.
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 American Music Research Foundation - community weblog - Boogie Woogie
Boogie Woogie was the first and to date the only exclusively piano music to issue from the blues.
Boogie Woogie, a term used to describe the blues piano playing that thrived roughly between the years 1920 and 1945, was a highly popular music in tenements.
The very name Boogie was another name for the "house rent party." Both terms describe a phenomenon that took place in the crowded tenements of Chicago, Detroit, New York, and virtually every city with a large fl population.
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 Welcome to the American Music Research Foundation Website
With his vast collection of boogie woogie records, his enthusiasm and belief in Martijn's talent, he was a major factor in Martijn's early musical development.
Her 2003 list of appearances is filling up fast with dates in California, Kentucky, Florida, Canada and Belgium as well as her October date in Detroit for the American Music Research Foundation's 5th Annual Motor City Boogie Woogie Festival.
Boogie, born out of the Delta fl blues experience, pays tribute to these masters who often did not get the recognition they deserved in their lifetimes.
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 Javalinas, a Southeast Tucson Coffeehouse - Calendar of Live Music, Business Mixers, and other Fun Events
Boogie Woogie and Dicky Greenwood in their first performance ever as a duo.
Boogie Woogie will be joined by Steve Grams (of Grams & Krieger fame) and drummer, Ab Dekker.
Boogie Woogie will be joined by his bass player, Monique, and drummer, Ab Dekker, both from the Netherlands.
www.javalinas.com /calendar.html   (14109 words)

  
 My Man .... Pete Johnson by Marge Johnson
The other musicians were out on their way to a jam session or party, while Pete was still "taking down" his drums.
One clipping states: "Boogie Woogie Boys Steal the Basie Program", (State Theater in Hartford, Conn.) At one time they were guests of the New York Beethoven Society where "their playing was acclaimed".
One drawback too, was that through publicity Pete was billed as a Boogie Woogie pianist, and that style had lost popularity with the general public.
www.colindavey.com /BoogieWoogie/articles/pj.htm   (4505 words)

  
 Pianist Resource Center - pianist claudio
Consequently, pianist pianists have a wide variety of forms solo pianist for hire and styles to choose pianist poster from, jazz pianist jarrett including jazz, classical jazz pianist tony perez pianist blake pianist jazz pianist jankowski bradley moore pianist claudio music, and all sorts of popular music.
Below judith cohen, pianist is a list the pianist of well-known or influential pianists of different genres.
See the List of boogie woogie musicians bill westcott pianist for more blues players.
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 Boogie Woogie Cowboy, Phil Trigwell
Boogie Woogie Cowboy is the one I have in my player now and it's a real bopper!
No drums are used on the entire CD, but thanks to the driving rhythms of the musicians you don't miss them for a single second.
Next is the title song "Boogie Woogie Cowboy" a CandW standard recorded by Merl Travis, Spike Jones, Tubbs and of course Snow.
www.rockabilly.nl /reviews/boogiewoogiecowboy.htm   (394 words)

  
 Boogie knight (Metro Times Detroit)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Lewis, a distinguished and widely reputed boogie pianist, was most active in the early 1930s, when he was key in revolutionizing the boogie-woogie style.
A highly regarded musician in his own right, Badzik has traveled with Seeley throughout the United States and across the Atlantic to play exclusive piano, jazz and boogie festivals.
For Badzik and others who grew up playing classical music a generation after the boogie-woogie heyday of the ’40s, learning the style of the boogie masters was like developing a whole new language on the keyboard.
www.metrotimes.com /editorial/story.asp?id=4386   (2392 words)

  
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BOOGIE WOOGIE STOMP contains 14 songs from a 1939 Chicago radio broadcast and four more from a 1938 session.
BOOGIE WOOGIE STOMP, a collection of rare radio broadcasts by Ammons, Meade Lux Lewis, and Pete Johnson, reveals how the spirit of the boogie woogie style became the basis for all popular music that followed.
Ammons is the most forceful of the bunch, while Lewis and Johnson opt for a gentler touch and a lilting swing.
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 Stories of how people first started boogie woogie   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
I have no idea who they were playing, but the minute I heard the boogie piano, I just knew I had to get back to the piano and learn some boogie.
Not really boogie influences, but I've been a big fan of Marcia Ball for many years, and have loved Scott Joplin since I was a kid.
One record I had was "Boogie Woogie Prayer", 3 pianos, Albert Ammons, Meade Lux Lewis, and Pete Johnson.
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 STLBlues Reviews
Louis’ Boogie Woogie Hero, Johnnie Johnson, died April 13th at his home in North St. Louis at the age of 80.
National musicians like Bob Weir of the Grateful Dead and the Kentucky Headhunters came to pay their respects.
And with each new musician standing up and plugging in to say goodbye I could swear Johnnie had a little smirk on his face as if this is was exactly as he would have wanted it.
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 Amazon.com: The Best of the Andrews Sisters: Music: The Andrews Sisters   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Almost all their singing was a capella, with musicians playing their instruments when the ladies weren't singing.
On those occasions where musicians did play as they sang, their playing was very restrained.
The musicians play while Bing sings, but as soon as the sisters start to sing, the musicians stop.
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 Louisiana's Legendary Musicians: A Select List
In the late 1920s he recorded bluesy material accompanied by African-American blues musicians, which was rare in that era of strict segregation.
He was the first zydeco musician to sign to a major record label, establish his own record label, perform on national television; and release a children's album—amongst many other accolades.
He is one of the few musicians in his genre to achieve mainstream success with 15 LPs to his credit, numerous top tens, and four Grammy nominations.
www.louisianafolklife.org /Resources/LALegendaryMusiciansList.html   (5211 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Pachuco Boogie: Music: Various Artists   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
One of the most important musicians was Don Tosti, who formed his own orchestra and at times a trio and a quartet.
Pachuco Boogie is a sampling of the different styles then in vogue in the young Mexican-American community and is a hip collection of tunes even a p....e gringo can enjoy.
It all began in 1948 with the title track, "Pachuco Boogie," which was recorded as a goof by Don Tosti, a veteran big band bassist whose roots were in the barrio.
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 Galaris Independent Musicians
Joey Welz is the boogie woogie king of rock and roll.
His latest cd has his new rockabilly version of rock around the clock which he co-wrote with James E. Myersthe hits are: Nashville Boogierockabilly, Shake Rattle and Roll, Summer Time Blues and Back to a Better Time (all chart singles).
Boogie on with Joey, a living legend and a member of the rockabilly hall of fame
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Whereas most of the finer boogie woogie pianists went unrecorded and were therefore lost to history, the great Ammons cut several sides during his time and helped preserve this vibrant music for posterity.
THE BOOGIE WOOGIE MAN, recorded between 1938 and 1946, encapsulates the rich and earthy spirit that made Ammons the master of the boogie woogie style.
But it is the solo performances and Ammons` piano duos and trios with Meade Lux Lewis and Pete Johnson that ignite the most fire and really show what boogie woogie piano is all about.
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 Soundshed - Musicians Wanted in Guildford - Double Bass Player - Jump Blues, Boogie Woogie, 50's R & B, R & R, ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
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Note: This listing is 601 days old and may no longer be relevant.
If the listing is no longer required then it's up to the listing owner to set it as inactive.
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 Wimberley Area Music, Musicians & Musical Resources - Including Music, Musicians, and Musical Instrument and Supply ...
Musicians, venues, orchestras, bands, music instructors and teachers, entertainers, recording studios, recording artists, performers, instruments, in the Wimberley area.
Six piece party band playing the best music from the 40's to today, many styles, but focusing on light rock from the 70's and 80's.
Val and James have been performing in Wimberley since 1985 -Texas Swing, Boogie Woogie, Folk and Jazz.
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 Amazon.com: Boogie Woogie Baby: Music: Lisa Otey featuring Mr. Boogie Woogie   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Lisa Otey (Arizona, USA) met Mr Boogie Woogie (the Netherlands) over the internet and they agreed to cross sponsor each other into their respective blues networks.
Both being honest and symbiotic folks, and mutually brilliant and talented musicians and dynamic energized performers of blues and boogie woogie piano, their mutual admiration and love of music developed into one of the most wonderful piano and vocal male/female duos going.
(Mr Boogie Woogie released his own version of Boogie Woogie Baby on his label, Firesweep Records, in the Netherlands, and it has four tunes he selected).
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