Hoagy Carmichael


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United States songwriter (1899-1981)

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Hoagy Carmichael wrote a lot of wink-of-the-eye kind of songs.
From the first notes of Hoagy Carmichael's "Georgia," which leads off the program, you know that you are in for some intensely pleasurable listening.
Mercer wrote more than 1,000 of America's most memorable songs in collaboration with well-known composers such as Hoagy Carmichael, Harold Arlen, Jerome Kern, Harry Warren, Henry Mancini and others.
1pm Hey Green Hotel - The Dizzy Club, superb Sheffield quartet, swinging versions of songs from Cole Porter and Hoagy Carmichael to Prince 3pm Marquee on the Bridge - Marsden Silver Prize Band, going jazzy again!
A It was written in 1938 by Hoagy Carmichael and Frank Loesser.
Working with a basic keyboards, bass, guitar, drums format, the album also features her interpretations of Hoagy Carmichael's The Nearness Of You and (via Nina Simone's recording) J.D.
Davis defines his "primary identity" as jazz critic but allows that he "occasionally write(s) about other kinds of music and about other cultural phenomena." On the jazz side it is a wide-ranging crowd he assays: Frank Sinatra, Hoagy Carmichael, Bud Powell, Rashaan Rowland Kirk, Dave Frishberg, Sun Ra, Ruby Braff, Ornette Coleman, Duke Ellington and Billie Holiday.
Starting with the official opening concert on Wednesday, "Rhapsody in Blue," the festival is looking at the likes of George Gershwin, Johnny Mercer and Hoagy Carmichael, as well as music from shows as diverse as "Singin' in the Rain," "Showboat" and "Porgy and Bess."
Q I'm sure I read that Hoagy Carmichael did not write the lyrics for Stardust but my mates down the pub say I'm havering.
All original tunes by the leader with one from pianist Bob Degen and Hoagy Carmichael's Skylark.
Hoagy Carmichael handled this kind of thing better.
- Concert: "Star Dust: Hoagy Carmichael's America," Shedd Jaqua Concert Hall
Their famous sand dance was to the music 'Ballet Egyptien', arranged for them by then bar-room pianist Hoagy Carmichael. They took their act all over Europe and appeared at three Royal Variety Performances.
George Cukor thought that Grant was really rather wooden - particularly in the movie Sylvia Scarlett where Grant found himself without a persona therefore reduced to imitating Noel Coward, Jack Buchanan or Hoagy Carmichael.