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Throwback Trailer: An American in Paris (1951)

Three friends struggle to find work in Paris. However, things become more complicated when two of them fall in love with the same woman.

Throwback Trailer

Crazy for you - I got rhythm

“All you need in life is rhythm, music, daisies and your man.”

This is a quote from the musical Crazy for you. I didn’t know the song before today, but I thought that this line is something I aim for, things in life that make you happy.

Music

Understanding Rhythm Changes

You can find the most current version of this article as a PDF download. Although the references could use some work, the writing instructor gave it a 97% and made some nice comments. 2,100 more words

Music

Understanding Rhythm Changes

You can find the most current version of this article as a PDF download. Although the references could use some work, the writing instructor gave it a 97% and made some nice comments. 2,100 more words

Educational

Movie Review - An American in Paris (1951)


Up until the 1960’s, American cinema made a lot of films and of those films quite a few of them were musicals.  Some stars only made musicals as that was what audiences wanted or they were typecast into the roles, but for whatever the reason there was always a chance of seeing your favourite actor or actress singing and dancing at some point during the year.  606 more words

Movies And Film

Transcription: Slam Stewart "I Got Rhythm"

by Hannah Dexter, bass

Slam Stewart is often forgotten when we think of virtuosic bass players. Although he came to prominence at the same time, Jimmy Blanton is credited with changing the way bass players solo, maybe due to how difficult Stewart’s classically trained style is to emulate. 137 more words

Jazz