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Up-Tight

Up Tight is the fifth studio album by American singer-songwriter Stevie Wonder. It was released on May 4, 1966 by Tamla. The album reached No.33 on the Billboard Pop Album charts and No.2 on the R&amp,B Albums charts.

London Bridge (Fergie song)

London Bridge is the debut single recorded by American singer and rapper Fergie for her debut studio album, The Dutchess. It was written by Fergie, Mike Hartnett, Sean Garrett, and producer Polow da Don.

Stacys Mom

Stacys Mom is a pop rock song by the American rock band Fountains of Wayne. It was on their third studio album, Welcome Interstate Managers. "Stacys Mom" was released on the radio on May 20, 2003. The song was released as the main single from Wel ...

The Way I Are

The Way I Are is a song by American recording artist Timbaland from his album, Shock Value. The song was released on July 3, 2007, and features R&amp,B singer Keri Hilson along with rapper D.O.E. The song topped the charts in countries like Austr ...

Take Me Home, Country Roads

Take Me Home, Country Roads ", is a song written by Bill Danoff, Taffy Nivert, and John Denver about the state of West Virginia. It was released as a single performed by Denver on April 12, 1971. It got to number 2 on Billboard US Hot 100 singles ...

5050innertainment

5050 Innertainment is an independent record label which was founded in 2008 in Denver, Colorado. It specializes in signing and releasing primarily Hip Hop, Rap, R&amp,B music, and artist development.

Aretino Records

Aretino was an American record label. It was in business from about 1907 to 1914. Aretino was started by Arthur J. O’Neill. He started many record and phonograph businesses in the Chicago area. O’Neill named this company in honor of Guido Aretino ...

Capitol Records

Capitol Records is an American major record label based in Hollywood, California. It was founded in 1942 by musician Johnny Mercer, with partners Buddy DeSylva and Glenn Wallichs. The company was later bought by EMI, a company based in England. T ...

Elektra Records

Elektra Records is an American major record label. It is owned by Warner Music Group. Elektra Records was founded in 1950 by Jac Holzman and Paul Rickolt in Holzmans St. Johns College dorm room. It was combined with WMGs Atlantic Records Group in ...

Epitaph Records

Epitaph Records is an American record label. The company mainly deals with punk bands. Epitaph was started by Bad Religion guitarist Brett Gurewitz. Bands that have signed this label are: Sing It Loud. Dropkick Murphys *. SoliLLaquists of Sound. ...

Mercury Records

Mercury Records was a record label which produces music in the United States. Mercury Records is owned by Universal Music Group. In the United Kingdom, the label is known as Virgin EMI Records. Def Jam Recordings used to be a part of Mercury Reco ...

Stax Records

Stax Records is an American record company, originally based in Memphis, Tennessee. The band Booker T. & the M.G.s were employed by the company to play music on records by many singers, including Wilson Pickett and Otis Redding.

UGK Records

UGK Records is an American record label. It was created by Chad Butler, rapper Pimp C, immediately following his release from prison in 2006. The music production company is named after Pimp C’s rap group UGK. The label was in the process of fina ...

Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis

Bach-Werke-Verzeichnis is a list of all the pieces of music by Johann Sebastian Bach that are known. In English it means Bach Works Catalogue. The catalogue was made by Wolfgang Schmieder in 1950. He took all the music that is known by Johann Seb ...

Inventions and Sinfonias (Bach)

The Inventions and Sinfonias are 30 pieces of keyboard music composed by Johann Sebastian Bach. They are sometimes known as the Two and Three Part Inventions. Bach arranged the two groups of pieces in order of ascending key. Each group covers the ...

Italian Concerto

The "Italian" Concerto is a piece of music for harpsichord composed by Johann Sebastian Bach. It was published in 1735 with the French Overture in the second volume of Bachs Keyboard Practice. Both pieces are Bachs interpretations of popular musi ...

The Musical Offering

The Musical Offering, BWV 1079, is a collection of several pieces of music by Johann Sebastian Bach. It consists of canons, fugues, ricercars and a trio sonata. All the music is based on a tune made up by King Frederick II of Prussia. Bach dedica ...

St Matthew Passion

The St. Matthew Passion is a musical composition written by Johann Sebastian Bach. The words tell the story of Jesus’s death on the cross as told in chapters 26 and 27 of the Book of St Matthew in the Bible. The work is for a choir, solo voices a ...

Sonata for Two Pianos and Percussion

The Sonata for Two Pianos and Percussion is a musical composition by the Hungarian composer Bela Bartok. It was written for a very unusual combination of players. Four players are needed to perform this sonata: two pianists and two percussion pla ...

Symphony No. 5 "Fate" (Beethoven)

Symphony No. 5 in C minor, Op. 67 is a symphony by Ludwig van Beethoven. It is the fifth of his nine symphonies. It was written between 1804 and 1808. This symphony is one of the most popular and well-known works of classical music. There are fou ...

Symphony No. 6 "Pastorale" (Beethoven)

Symphony No. 6 in F major, Op. 68 is a symphony by Ludwig van Beethoven. The composer began making sketches for the symphony in 1806. The symphony was completed in 1808 in the village of Heiligenstadt northwest of Vienna. It was first performed i ...

Symphony No. 9 "Choral" (Beethoven)

Symphony No. 9 in D minor op 125 by Ludwig van Beethoven is one of the most famous pieces of music ever written. A symphony is a piece of music for orchestra. Beethoven wrote nine symphonies. This one, the last one he wrote, is very unusual becau ...

Violin Concerto (Berg)

Alban Bergs Violin Concerto was written in 1935. It is one of the most famous concertos for the violin written in the 20th century. It is also probably Bergs best known and most often performed piece.

Les nuits dete

Les nuits dete, Op. 7, is a song cycle by the French composer Hector Berlioz. It is a setting of six poems by Theophile Gautier. Berlioz finished composing the songs in 1841. At first they were just for a singer with piano accompaniment. The sing ...

Symphonie Fantastique (Berlioz)

The Symphonie fantastique is a symphony written by the French composer Hector Berlioz. It is one of the most famous Romantic works for orchestra. The official title of the piece is Episode de la Vie d’un Artiste, but it is always called by its su ...

Carmen

Carmen is a French opera written and first performed on 3 March 1875 by Georges Bizet. The story is set in Spain. It is based on the story of the same title by Prosper Merimee.

List of compositions by Frederic Chopin by genre

This is a list of compositions by Frederic Chopin by genre. There is a separate list by opus number. Most of Frederic Chopins compositions were for solo piano. He also composed piano concertos as well as some other music for ensembles. This listi ...

Etudes (Chopin)

Chopins Etudes are some of the hardest pieces of all the works in concert piano repertoire. Because of this, the music remain famous and are often played at concerts. Some of them have been given nicknames but not by Chopin himself - for example, ...

Nocturnes (Debussy)

This article is about the orchestral suite by Claude Debussy. For other musical compositions called "Nocturne", see Nocturne. Nocturnes is a piece of music for orchestra by the French composer Claude Debussy. There are three movements. A female c ...

Coppelia

Coppelia ou La fille aux yeux demail is probably the best-known and most performed comedy ballet in the world. Arthur Saint-Leon and Charles Nuitter based the ballet on E. T. A. Hoffmanns 1816 fairy tale Der Sandmann. Leo Delibes wrote the music. ...

The Apostles (Elgar)

Elgar had been thinking for many years about writing a musical work about Jesuss Twelve Apostles. He was already 42 when his orchestral work Enigma Variations was first performed in 1899. He was then asked by the Birmingham Triennial Music Festiv ...

The Dream of Gerontius

The Dream of Gerontius is a large musical work for choir, three solo singers and orchestra composed by Edward Elgar. It was composed and first performed in 1900. It is an oratorio, although Elgar did not like it being called an" oratorio”, but th ...

The Kingdom (Elgar)

The Kingdom, Op. 51, is an oratorio for soloists, chorus and orchestra composed by Edward Elgar. It was first performed at the Birmingham Music Festival on 3 October 1906, with the orchestra conducted by the composer, and soloists Agnes Nicholls, ...

Pomp and Circumstance Marches

The Pomp and Circumstance Marches are a group of five marches for orchestra composed by Sir Edward Elgar. Their full title is: "Pomp and Circumstance Military Marches"). Elgar started to write a sixth march, but never finished it. The first of th ...

Messiah (Handel)

Messiah is an oratorio by George Frideric Handel. It is Handel’s most famous work, and in England, the most often performed of any big choral work. The title Messiah means" the anointed one” and is the name given to Jesus Christ in the Christian ...

Music for the Royal Fireworks

Music for the Royal Fireworks is a group of five pieces for orchestra composed by George Frideric Handel in 1749. He was asked by King George II to write the music because the king wanted some music and fireworks to celebrate the Treaty of Aix-la ...

The Seasons (Haydn)

The Seasons is an oratorio by Joseph Haydn. An oratorio is a long musical work with orchestra, choir and solo singers. It usually tells a story from the Old Testament of the Bible. The Seasons is different. It is about the four seasons of the yea ...

Fate (opera)

Fate, is an opera by the Czech composer Leos Janacek. Janacek wrote this opera between 1903 and 1905. His daughter Olga had died shortly before he began to compose it. He had also just finished his opera Jenufa which has a tragic ending for the y ...

Eine kleine Nachtmusik

Eine kleine Nachtmusik is the name given to the Serenade No. 13 for strings in G major, K 525 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. It is one of his most popular pieces and the opening tune is heard in many places, e.g. on mobile phones.It was composed in ...

Blest Pair of Sirens

Blest Pair of Sirens is a short work for choir and orchestra by Hubert Parry. It was composed in 1887. It is a setting of an ode called At a solemn Musick by John Milton. Blest Pair of Sirens was first performed by the Bach Choir conducted by Cha ...

The Barber of Seville

The Barber of Seville is a comic opera in two acts by the composer Gioachino Rossini. The libretto are based on a comedy by Pierre Beaumarchais called The Barber of Seville. It is Rossini’s most famous opera, containing some very well known tunes ...

Carnival of the Animals

The Carnival of the Animals is a musical composition by Camille Saint-Saens. It is one of the best known pieces of classical music for children.

Symphony No. 1 "Spring" (Schumann)

Symphony No. 1 in B flat major, Op. 38 is the first of Robert Schumanns four symphonies. It was written early 1841. Schumann sketched the symphony in four days from 23 January to 26 January. He completed the orchestration by 20 February. The prem ...

Symphony No. 7 "Leningrad" (Shostakovich)

Symphony No. 7 in C major "Leningrad", Op. 60 is a famous symphony by Dmitri Shostakovich. It was composed in 1941. It is a very long work, lasting about 75 minutes. The symphony was first performed by the Bolshoi Theatre Orchestra on 5 March 194 ...

Les noces

Les Noces is a ballet in four scenes, originally for the Ballets Russes of Sergei Diaghilev. The ballet was choreographed by Bronislava Nijinska and the music and words were written by Igor Stravinsky. The music is written for voices, four pianos ...

Petrushka

Petrushka is a ballet burlesque in four scenes. Alexandre Benois and Igor Stravinsky wrote the story of the ballet. Igor Stravinsky wrote the music. Michel Fokine choreographed the work. Benois designed the sets and costumes. Petrushka was first ...

The Rite of Spring

The Rite of Spring is a ballet in two parts. The entire ballet was a concept developed by Igor Stravinsky. He wrote the music. The set and costumes were designed by Nicholas Roerich. The dances, which Stravinsky hated, were choreographed by Vasla ...

Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy

The Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy is a dance for a ballerina. It is the third movement in The Nutcracker pas de deux. This pas de deux is from Act 2 of the 1892 ballet The Nutcracker. It is danced by the principal female dancer. The number was ch ...

The Nutcracker pas de deux

The Nutcracker pas de deux is a dance for the Sugar Plum Fairy and Prince Coqueluche in the ballet The Nutcracker. The ballet was first presented on 18 December 1892 at the Mariinsky Theatre in St. Petersburg, Russia. The music was written by Tch ...

The Nutcracker

The Nutcracker is a classical ballet in two acts. It is based on E.T.A. Hoffmanns 1816 fairy tale The Nutcracker and the Mouse King. It tells the story of a little girl who goes to the Land of Sweets on Christmas Eve. Ivan Vsevolozhsky and Marius ...

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