Genealogy Projects tagged with music on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

    The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame established in 1986 and located in Cleveland, Ohio, United States, is dedicated to recording the history of some of the best-known and most influential musicians, bands, producers, and others that have in some major way influenced the music industry, particularly in the area of rock and roll. Originally, there were four categories of induction: performers, non-per...

  • Songwriters Hall of Fame

    Songwriters Hall of Fame Virtual Museum: The Songwriters Hall of Fame is an arm of the National Academy of Popular Music. It was founded in 1969 by songwriter Johnny Mercer and music publishers Abe Olman and Howie Richmond. The hall of fame only existed as an online virtual collection until 2010, when it was first put on display as a physical gallery inside The Grammy Museum in Los Angele...

  • Musicians, Composers and Orchestra Leaders

    A musician (or instrumentalist) is a person who is talented in making music or performing music creatively, or one who composes, conducts, or performs music, particularly instrumental music. Musicians can specialize in any musical style, and some musicians play in a variety of different styles. Examples of a musician's possible skills include performing, conducting, singing, composing, arrang...

  • Eesti muusika

    Siia projekti soovime Genist kokku koguda tuntumaid Eesti muusikuid läbi kõigi ajajärkude. Eesti laulupidude üldjuhtide ja Eesti heliloojate tarbeks on eraldi projektid: Evi Liivak. Sünd ca.1925a. Tallinnas on imelaps, kes 11 aastase plikana esineb viiulikuntsnikuna. On mitmel suurel üritustel esinenud, esines ka Soomes. Otepää Teataja...

  • Virtuosi

    Great Conductors, Instrumentalists or Vocalists , who pursued a career as soloists , and whose technical accomplishments were so pronounced as to dazzle the public. Great conductors Claudio Abbado (temporary) Sir John Barbirolli , CH (2 December 1899 – 29 July 1970), né Giovanni Battista Barbirolli, was a British conductor and cellist. Daniel Barenboim (born Nov. 15, 194...

  • Eesti heliloojad

    Siia projekti soovime Genist kokku koguda tuntumaid Eesti heliloojaid läbi kõigi ajajärkude. EESTI HELILOOJAID Õigust öelda, see komponeerimine ongi üks võitlemine, võitlemine enesega ja alaline võitlus sellega, et mitte korrata seda, mis on juba olemas. Ikka leida kas või mõni jooneke, mis sind eraldab teistes...

  • Country Music Performers & Songwriters

    List of country music performers Note: Description section is currently in the works.

  • Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum

    The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum identifies and preserves the evolving history and traditions of country music and educates its audiences. Functioning as a local history museum and as an international arts organization, the CMF, located at 222 Fifth Avenue South in Nashville, Tennessee, United States, serves visiting and non-visiting audiences including fans, students, scholars, member...

  • "Western Finnmark in Norway pre - 1720. Domiciliation. Komsa civilization. Rockcarvings in Alta. Birkarler from Sweden / Finland".

    This project contains genealogical information about people born in Alta area, Finnmark, Norway. Genealogy / Slektsforskning, wikipedia Stories about Norwegian immigrants to USA and other Norwegian stories, (goldmining in Alaska etc.) Genealogyproject on Geni . Northernlights route, pictures and history, Tromsø University Northernlights observatory on Haldde - Alta - Norway . ...

  • Gospel Music Hall of Fame

    Gospel Music Hall of Fame= (with incomplete list of those inducted)The Gospel Music Hall of Fame, created in 1971 by the Gospel Music Association, is a Hall of Fame dedicated exclusively to recognizing meaningful contributions by individuals and groups in all forms of gospel music.Gospel Music Hall of Fame website: By Year:

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  • Great Opera Singers

    Scope of Project This project identifies the personalities of the World of Opera, from Castratos to Prima Donnas. Opera Singers By Nationality - Wikipedia List Opera Singers Johan Jonatan "Jussi" Björling (1911 – 9 1960) Swedish tenor. One of the leading operatic singers of the 20th century, Sarah Brightman Maria Callas Jose Carreras Enrico Caruso Feodor Ivanov...

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  • American blues musicians

    Come build their trees from the roots up, because like the man says .... "The blues are the roots; everything else is the fruits." - Willie Dixon Blues Hall of Fame inductees: Musician Biographies from the PBS Series, The Blues Luther Allison Duane Allman Jeff Beck Elvin Bishop Mike Bloomfield Joe Bonamassa David Bromberg Big Bill Broonzy Charles Brown Ruth Brown...

  • Great Composers of Classical Music

    Historically Significant Composers of Classical Music Web Gallery of Art, Classical Music, Composers (and music): [Partial list] : Johannes Ockeghem (c.1411 – 1497) Johann Sebastian Bach (1685 – 1750) Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach (1714 – 1788) Johann Christian Bach (1735 – 1782) Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756 – 1791) Ludwig van Beethoven (177...

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  • Jazz Greats

    Jazz Greats - Discussion for the Jazz greats of yesterday. The Jazz Greats The Roots of R&B Female Lucille Dixon Robertson Sarah Vaughan Dinah Washington Ella Fitzgerald Anita O'Day Nellie Lutcher Janet Brace Polly Bergen Peggy Lee Jean TV Mama

  • Blues Hall of Fame

    The Blues Hall of Fame is a listing of people who have significantly contributed to blues music. Started in 1980 by the Blues Foundation, it honors those who have performed, recorded, or documented blues. 1980 Big Bill Broonzy Willie Dixon John Lee Hooker Lightnin' Hopkins Son House Howlin' Wolf Elmore James Blind Lemon Jefferson Robert Johnson B.B. King Little Walter ...

  • Electric Bass Guitar Players

    The mass-produced electric bass guitar was introduced by Leo Fender in 1951, but did not achieve popularity until the late 1950s, after which it gradually became the predominant string bass instrument in most genres other than Jazz and Classical music. Musicians who only play traditional double-bass should not be included in this project Wikipedia Instrument List of Bass Guitarists ...

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  • Ballads

    This project links to groups of projects exploring our family history in song . Come on over and collaborate. The more the merrier. Only rules are: bring profiles with you profiles must be set to "public" This particular project explores the "ballad" form. Feel free to make more specific and linking sub-projects. I am particularly interested in learning about ballad form from ...

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  • 20th Century Classical Composers

    Composers of classical music the majority or all of whose work occurred in the 20th century. Links Wikipedia 20th century composers: making the connections

  • Great Composers of the Old Schools of Classical Music (XI - XIX Centuries)

    To add a composer to this project, please include access to musical pieces by the composer (YouTube or sound only, etc.). Historically Significant Composers of Classical Music [ born before 1850 ]. Enjoy: 10,000 singing Beethoven - Ode an die Freude / Ode to Joy Classical music is the art music produced in, or rooted in, the traditions of Western liturgical and secular music, ...

  • The Beatles

    The purpose of this project is to explore the ancestry of the four core members of the Beatles ( Ringo Starr --a.k.a. Richard Starkey), as well as their wives and close associates. If you are interested in joining this project, please contact one of the project collaborators. Discussions about Project . Current priorities: Extending the lineage of the core four members, hopefully ...

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  • Music in the 70s 1970 to 1979

    —2012-aug-31-07:04+GMT-summer-time—jMu— Add-Co-operate-Corrigate? You are VERY welcome! Please first by FOLLOW-wing some time and ADDing profiles searched here from you own geni-networks & CONTRIBUT-ng with talks to the-discussion-threads with nice-&-accurate-experience with-o-knowledge about this era. The volunteer-members of the team will stay responsable for implementi...

  • Rhythm and Blues Singers and Groups

    Rhythm and Blues (R&B) singers and groups since 1965 and 1970, many of which started in the United States. Wikipedia We have to give props to the musicians that made all this possible! Standing in the Shadows of Motown -- The Funk Brothers , Motown -- The Funk Brothers -- Film Documentary Soundtrack. In 1959, Berry Gordy gathered the best musicians from Detroit's thriving jazz and blues s...

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  • Motown

    For anyone involved in making the music released by the Motown record label.

  • Troubadours

    A troubadour (Occitan pronunciation: [tɾuβaˈðuɾ], originally [tɾuβaˈðoɾ]) was a composer and performer of Occitan lyric poetry during the High Middle Ages (1100–1350). Since the word "troubadour" is etymologically masculine, a female troubadour is usually called a trobairitz. The troubadour school or tradition began ...

  • Música de Argentina

    (ES) La música de Argentina más conocida internacionalmente es el tango, que se desarrolló principalmente en la ciudad de Buenos Aires y alrededores. En lo que se denomina interior del país (las provincias) es más fuerte la música folclórica. A partir de la década de 60 se desarrolló una variante propia del rock, cantado en espa�...

  • Notable Gospel Music Singers (US)

    Amazing Grace - Rhema 7yr old Gospel singer ‪Whitney Houston singing Gospel The very Best of Black Gospel Gospel Music Gospel music is music that is written to express either personal, spiritual or a communal belief regarding Christian life, as well as (in terms of the varying music styles) to give a Christian alternative to mainstream secular music. Like other forms of Chris...

  • Er ligt tussen DINKEL en REGGE een land …

    Twentsch volkslied - dialect ‧ Dôar lig tuss'n Déénkel en Regge 'n laand oons mooie en neerige Twèènte 't Laand van katoen en 't laand van d'n es den greun is in wéénter en lèènte. ‧ Doar ruust de rouw op d'n kaamp in de wéénd geet 't rad van de möl in de bekke gezwéén...

  • Luctor et Emergo !

    de Zeeuwsche Volksliederen ‧ 't Zeeuws volkslied ‧ Geen dierder plek voor ons op aard, Geen oord ter wereld meer ons waard, Dan, waar beschermd door dijk en duin, Ons toelacht veld en bosch en tuin; Waar steeds d'aloude Eendracht woont, En welvaart 's landsmans werk bekroont, waar klinkt des Leeuwen forsche stem; 'Ik worstel moedig en ontzwem!' Het ...

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  • Irish music & musicians

    ♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫♪♫ Music of Ireland (Feel free to add material to this project) Irish Music is the generic term for music that has been created in various genres on the island of Ireland. The indigenous music of the island is termed Irish traditional music. It has remained vibra...

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  • Rhythm and Blues Vocal Groups of New York City

    The main information and outline is from "They All Sang On The Corner: A Second Look at New York City's Rhythm and Blues Vocal Groups," by Philip Groia; Published by Phillie Dee Enterprises, Inc., Port Jefferson, New York, 1983, Tenth Printing, October 2005. The bulk of these groups existed from the early 1950s until around 1970. Wikipedia Halloween 1954 How It All Began Roots of the Rh...

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  • Music of Texas: Austin, Lubbock and other music scenes

    Buddy Holly Roy Orbison ZZ Top Jerry Jeff Walker Kinky Friedman Steve Earle Nanci Griffith Hank Williams Joe Ely Butch Hancock Jimmie Dale Gilmore Angela Strehli Janis Joplin Johnny Winter Townes Van Zandt Guy Clark Willie Nelson Waylon Jennings Stevie Ray Vaughan Flaco Jiménez

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