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Synonyms for lyricist

a person who writes the words for songs


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John and Taupin met in 1967 through an ad in England's New Musical Express, which brought the composer and lyricist together and started one of the most successful songwriting partnerships in pop music history.
Music Tribute to the Greek Lyricist Lefteris Papadopoulos
While there are some directors who insist on [their vision for the] musical compositions, there are others who grant all the freedom to lyricists and music composers and are prepared to accept changes based on their suggestions," said Varma.
The six- day festival will end with lyricist and poet Gulzar's session ( From top) Lyricist Gulzar and actors Sonali Bendre and Twinkle Khanna will take part in the eighth edition of Spring Fever.
Lyricist Vairamathu, who is the also the recipient of Padma Bhushan, began his career in the 1980s.
As one of Britain's most successful and versatile lyricists, Black has written songs like Born Free, Diamonds Are Forever and musical's like Sunset Boulevard, Billy, Aspects Of Love and The Man With The Golden Gun.
McCutcheon will join actor and singer Gary Wilmot in giving their interpretations of some of Black's most famous and iconic songs, marking his 50th anniversary in the business to the backdrop of an orchestra, while also taking a narrative role telling the story of one of our greatest ever lyricists.
After few years dead ends, with top lyricist Kannadasan at his peak and strong, Vli was so disillusioned that he almost decided to pack and go.
Summary: DUBAI - Malayalam poet and lyricist Ottaplavil Neelakandan Velu Kurup, who on Friday became the fifth Malayali to get the Jnanpith award, India's highest literary award, said in Dubai that he was happy to receive the news while being honoured by expatriate Malayalis here, especially by the union of C college friends.
North East writer and musical lyricist Lee Hall took a tutu-clad curtain call with the Elton John, who wrote the score for the show, as the performance was given a standing ovation.
Georgia Stitt is an award winning composer and lyricist of musical theatre.
Musicians who win themselves a place in the academy will learn to produce their own backing track and will work with expert lyricist Perry Devonish, also known as P.
That "Our Song" -- at the El Portal Theatre -- was inspired by the real-life partnership of its composer Marvin Hamlisch and lyricist Carole Bayer Sager gives it a touch more interest.
The concert series was founded in the early 1970s by legendary lyricist Yip Harburg who wrote the songs "Old Devil Moon," "It's Only a Paper Moon," "April in Paris," "Brother, Can You Spare a Dime?
Eugenie Rocherolle, renowned composer, lyricist, pianist, teacher and one of the leading American composers of piano repertoire, has joined the Hal Leonard Corporation.