Oxford Index Search Results

You are looking at 1-5 of 5 items for:

accord x Contemporary Music x Musical Structures, Styles, and Techniques x clear all

Refine by type

Refine by product

 

accord

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

(Fr.; It.: accordo).

1 ‘Chord’.

2 The ‘tuning’ of an instrument. See accordatura.

See overview in Oxford Index

Keppard, Freddie

J.R. Taylor.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Popular Music; Contemporary Music. 299 words.

(b New Orleans, Feb 27, 1890; d Chicago, July 15, 1933). American jazz cornettist. He studied the mandolin, violin and accordion, and was active professionally as a cornettist from about...

Tate, Buddy

Eddie Cook.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2002; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Jazz; Contemporary Music. 988 words.

[George Holmes ]

(b Sherman, TX, Feb 22, 1912; d Chandler, AZ, Feb 10, 2001). American tenor saxophonist and leader. His year of birth appears in many sources variously as...

Kuznetsov, Aleksey

Walter Ojakäär.

in Oxford Music Online

January 2002; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Jazz; Contemporary Music. 232 words.

(Alekseyevich )

(b Chelyabinsk, Russian SFSR [now Russia], Sept 6, 1941). Russian guitarist and composer. He learned to play guitar from his father, a member of a popular...

Gregor, Joseph

Erik Levi.

in Oxford Music Online

December 1992; p ublished online January 2002 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Opera; Romantic Music; Contemporary Music. 818 words.

(b Czernowitz [now Chernovtsy, Ukraine], Oct 26, 1888; d Vienna, Oct 12, 1960). Austrian theatre historian and librettist . He went to Vienna in 1907, studying German, philosophy and...

LaFaro, Scott

David Chevan.

in Oxford Music Online

November 2013; p ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Jazz; Popular Music; Contemporary Music. 394 words.

(b Irvington, NJ, April 3, 1936; d Geneva, NY, July 6, 1961). American jazz double bass player, composer, and bandleader. While growing up in Geneva, New York, he took up clarinet,...