Vince Gill

Vincent GrantVince; Gill (came to life April 1 2, 1957) is an American nation singer-songwriter and multi instrumentalist He’s reached commercial success and renown both as frontman to the country-rock group Pure Prairie League in the seventies, so when a solo artist starting in 1983, where his gifts as a singer and recording artist have put him in high-demand as a visitor vocalist, along with a duet associate.

Gill has recorded more than 20 studio albums, charted over 40 singles in the U.S. Billboard graphs as Warm Country Tunes , and has offered more than 2 4 million records. [ date=january 2009 ] He has been honored by the Country-Music Association with 18 CMA Awards [Read more…]

Vince Guaraldi

Vincent Anthony Vince Guaraldi (produced Vincent Anthony Dellaglio ; July 1-7, 1928 — February 6, 1976) was an American jazz musician and piano player noted for his revolutionary compositions and arrangements as well as for composing songs for animated versions of the Peanuts comic-strip Guaraldi came to be in San Fran, Ca ‘s North Seaside region, a spot that became really significant to his blossoming musical vocation. Vince’s surname shifted to Guaraldi after his mum Carmella Guaraldi (ne Marcellino) divorced his biological dad (whose surname was Dellaglio) and Vince was adopted by his step-father, Tony Guaraldi. He was the nephew of recording artist, vocalist, and [Read more…]

Linus and Lucy (Charlie Brown / Peanuts Theme) – Vince Guaraldi

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“Linus and Lucy” is a popular jazz piano tune written by Vince Guaraldi, appearing in many of the Peanuts animated television specials. Named for the fictional siblings Linus and Lucy van Pelt, it was released in 1964 on the Vince Guaraldi Trio’s album Jazz Impressions of a Boy Named Charlie Brown. A Charlie Brown Christmas introduced the song to a television audience of millions of children beginning in 1965. Since that special, the song has introduced most of the Peanuts TV specials, with the exceptions of the specials and other TV programs produced between 1979 and 1992.

It is one of the most recognizable pieces by Vince Guaraldi, and has gained status as the de facto theme song of the Peanuts franchise.

The song was played to the crew of Space Shuttle Endeavour as wake-up music on Day 2 of the STS-123 mission on March 11, 2008. It has been used as background music for The Weather Channel’s local forecasts since 1999, and in advertisements for insurance firm MetLife; MetLife has used Snoopy and other Peanuts characters in its TV and print advertising since the mid-1980s.

This song is also often played on radio stations in the United States that go to a Christmas music format during the holidays; its appearance on the soundtrack for A Charlie Brown Christmas has solidified “Linus and Lucy” as a holiday favorite. The song is originally in the key of A-flat major.

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