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Crickets (rock 'n' roll)

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 898 words.

Formed in the early months of 1957, the Crickets have continued to record and tour as a group ever since

Crickets (rock 'n' roll)

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Formed in the early months of 1957, the Crickets have continued to record and tour as a group ever since their leader Buddy Holly’s death in 1959. In addition to ...

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Holly, Buddy - The 'Chirping' Crickets

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 119 words.

Another great classic that failed to chart on both sides of the Atlantic; perhaps the name Crickets on the cover

'Chirping' Crickets (Buddy Holly album)

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Another great classic that failed to chart on both sides of the Atlantic; perhaps the name Crickets on the cover deterred purchasers who did not realize that this featured Holly. ...

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Crickets, the

Edited by Charles Hiroshi Garrett.

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

January 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: American Music. 7 words.

Band formed by buddy Holly.

Cardus, Sir (John Frederick) Neville (1888–1975), writer on cricket and music critic

Gerald M. D. Howat.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music Criticism and Journalism; Sports and Outdoor Recreation. 2444 words.

Cardus, Sir (John Frederick) Neville (1888–1975), writer on cricket and music critic, was born on 3 April 1888 at 4 Summer Place, Rusholme, Manchester, the illegitimate child of Ada Cardus...

Crickets (R&B)

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

An R&B vocal group from the Bronx section of New York City, New York, USA, the members were Grover ‘Dean’ Barlow (lead), Harold Johnson (tenor, guitar), Eugene Stapleton (tenor), Leon ...

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Crickets (R&B)

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 225 words.

An R&B vocal group from the Bronx section of New York City, New York, USA, the members were Grover ‘Dean’

Cardus, Neville (1888)

Michael Kennedy and Joyce Bourne Kennedy.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 94 words.

also writer on cricket. Ass. cricket coach Shrewsbury Sch. 1912–16. Wrote first mus. criticism for Daily Citizen 1913.

Rice Tim

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 1446 words.

b. Timothy Miles Bindon Rice, 10 November 1944, Amersham, Buckinghamshire, England. A lyricist, librettist, journalist, broadcaster and cricket captain. Around

calypso

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

W. Indian folk dance, but better known in its sung form. Began among slaves on plantations. Forbidden to talk, they chanted news and opinions to a tom‐tom rhythm, using a patois. Today,...

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Cardus, Sir Neville (John Frederick) (2 or 3 April 1888)

in The Oxford Companion to Music

P ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 80 words.

Largely self-educated, he wrote music criticism from 1913, and from 1920 wrote about both music and cricket for the Manchester Guardian...

Cardus, Sir John Frederick Neville (1888)

Edited by Joyce Kennedy, Michael Kennedy and Tim Rutherford-Johnson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Music

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 81 words.

English critic and essayist, also writer on cricket. Wrote first music criticism for Daily Citizen 1913. Joined staff of Manchester Guardian...

Peter Phillips

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

(b Southampton, 1953).

Eng. conductor. Founded choir, Tallis Scholars, 1978, which quickly won high reputation for perfs. of works by Lassus, Gesualdo, Victoria, Josquin, Byrd,...

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Neville Cardus

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

(1889–1975)

A Manchester-born writer who spent most of his professional life from 1917 onwards as cricket correspondent and music critic of the Manchester Guardian (later, The...

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Jay-Dee Records and Otis Blackwell

Bruce Bastin and Kip Lornell.

in The Melody Man

July 2012; p ublished online March 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: American Music. 12485 words.

This chapter focuses on Joe Davis’s return to the record producer’s scene in 1953. Davis signed and recorded a number of artists during this time, including the young girl Leslie Uggams,...

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The Bolden Legend

Vic Hobson.

in Creating Jazz Counterpoint

April 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: American Music. 9563 words.

Jazzmen promoted Buddy Bolden as the legendary first man of jazz. Willy Cornish played with Bolden. Cornish was in a photograph of Bolden’s original band. Bunk Johnson too...

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Cardus, Sir (John Frederick) Neville

Robert Anderson.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary Music. 424 words.

(b Manchester, April 2, 1889; d London, Feb 28, 1975). English critic and writer on music. Largely self-educated, he first wrote music criticism for the Manchester Daily Citizen in...

Young, La Monte

Jeremy N. Grimshaw.

in Oxford Music Online

November 2013; p ublished online July 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary Music. 3245 words.

[Thornton ]

(b Bern, ID, Oct 14, 1935). American composer and performer. He is recognized as a founding figure in minimalism, an advocate for just intonation, and a champion...

Kim Young Dong

Keith Howard.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary Music. 697 words.

[Kim Yŏngdong]

(b Seoul, Jan 29, 1951). Korean composer and taegŭm flute performer. He followed what has become a standard route for Korean musicians, training at the Korean...