Johnny Mercer

Johnny Mercer was an American song writer, lyricist and vocalist He was likewise a co founder of Capitol Records

He is most useful referred to as a lyricist, however in addition, he composed He was likewise a favorite vocalist who recorded his own tunes together with those composed by other people. In the mid-30’s through the mid-’50s, a lot of the tunes Mercer composed and performed were among the most well-known hits of the time. He composed the words to over fifteen hundred tunes, including compositions for films and Broadway exhibits He acquired nineteen Academy-Award nominations, and won four.

Mercer was born in Savannah , Ga His dad, George Anderson [Read more…]

Autumn Leaves

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“Autumn Leaves ” is a much-recorded popular song. Originally it was a 1945 French song ” Les feuilles mortes ” (literally “The Dead Leaves”) with music by Hungarian-French composer Joseph Kosma and lyrics by poet Jacques Prevert, and the Hungarian title is ” Hullo levelek ” (Falling Leaves). Yves Montand (with Irene Joachim) introduced “Les feuilles mortes” in 1946 in the film Les Portes de la Nuit.

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An understanding of chords is important when learning music of the well-known tunes category like rock and jazz. Print out a list of harmonies to keep as reference next to your keyboard or invest in a study course specifically meant to teach your harmonies and nothing else. Studying harmonies and chord schematics will instantly make your life simpler when faced with the recital of any common song on the keyboard.