Hoagy Carmichael


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Noun1.Hoagy Carmichael - United States songwriter (1899-1981)
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Cloninger will lead the Emerald City Jazz Kings, The Shedd's resident music orchestra, as they perform works from composers such as Jimmy Van Heusen and Hoagy Carmichael.
They bring their jazz viewpoint to songs that resonate with the boomers: starting with The Beatles, Stevie Wonder, Bob Marley, Jimi Hendrix, James Taylor, and then for balance, they play "Georgia" by Hoagy Carmichael or add in a Cole Porter beauty and one of Peter's original compositions.
Even when he was absent, he filled my room with sound and scent; I could smell his Hai Karate aftershave two rooms away and surrendered to the piano's murky swirl of sound when he played Hoagy Carmichael, all the melodies doubled in octaves.
The attraction of Murray's vocal performances, as was the case with the great Hoagy Carmichael, doesn't have much to do with perfect technique.
It was originally written in 1930 by Hoagy Carmichael and Stuart Gorrell and has actually been covered by many well-known artists, including Louis Armstrong.
The choir will perform 'The Lord Bless You and Keep You' by John Rutter, 'The Lord is my Shepherd',' arranged by Howard Goodall and 'Irish Blessing' arranged by Bob Chilcott together with jazz blues number 'Georgia On My Mind' arranged by Hoagy Carmichael.
She was accompanied by fellow fifth-grader Amanda Larose and her third-grade brother Andrew on piano: The Hoagy Carmichael tune "Heart and Soul'' became "Art and Soul'' in their original composition.
BORN MARLENE Dietrich, actress, 1901, above GERARD Depardieu, Film Actor, 1948 LOUIS Pasteur, chemist, 1822 DIED BENAZIR Bhutto, Indian PM, 2007, above HOAGY Carmichael, actor, 1981 NORMAN Schwarzkopf, general, 2012
One of my first victims was a beautiful American Indian-Irish woman married to the great Hoagy Carmichael.
He added that Fleming described Bond in three novels as looking like Hoagy Carmichael, a singer-songwriter famous around the Second World War, and in his opinion, the 56-year old 'Lincoln' actor fits the bill.
In the presence of the American Consul, he will tell the story of persecution, slavery, emigration, war and even murder, all linked to a selection of American music including Rodgers and Hammerstein, John Williams, Moses Hogan and Hoagy Carmichael.
In 1977, long divorced, she married songwriter Hoagy Carmichael.