Genealogy Projects tagged with Music on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Lithuanian scientists

    This project is intended to gather and note Lithuanian scientists. Scientist is a researcher who has an academic doctor title. The starting point may be Wikipedia list of Lithuanian scientists and Universal Lithuanian encyclopedia (in Lithuanian) .Only public profiles may be added to this project.Please add informaction about scientists to the "About" biographical section of a profile.

  • 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* Aino Ackté * Roberto Alagna Marian Anderson Victoria de los Ángeles Fedora Barbieri Ettore Bastianini Carlo Bergonzi * Jussi Björling

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  • American musicians

    For musicians of all nationalities, please see Entertainment industry people . American musicians are people from the United States who perform or compose music as a profession.The music of the United States reflects the country's multi-ethnic population through a diverse array of styles. Among the country's most internationally-renowned genres are hip hop, blues, country, rhythm and blues, jaz...

  • Country Music Performers & Songwriters

    List of country music performers (Wikipedia’s alphabetical list of country music performers. It includes artists who played country music at some point in their career, even if they were not exclusively country music performers.)Note: Description section is currently in the works.

  • 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, arranging...

  • Eesti muusika

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

  • 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* Memphis Minnie...

  • 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: 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 Angeles. The Son...

  • 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...

  • Critics

    Critics=A critic is a person who is specialized in analyzing, interpreting and evaluating art forms. Their written critiques or reviews contribute to art criticism and they are published in newspapers, magazines, books, exhibition brochures and catalogues and on web sites ===Art===* John Ashbery* John Berger* Clarence Joseph Bulliet* Arthur Danto* Hal Foster* Michael Fried* Clement Greenberg* D...

  • Talvik - Alta, Finnmark, Norge.

    Talvik, Leirbotn, Årøy, Langfjordbotn, Kåfjord, Alta, Rafsbotn This project contents genealogical information about people born in Alta area and Talvik area, Finnmark, Norway. Genealogy / Slektsforskning, wikipedia Norwegian immigrants to United States. Goldminers in Alaska. Shipwrecks along the Norwegian coast. Genealogyproject on Geni . Northernlights route, pictures and history, Tr...

  • 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 teistest, õigemini ütelda, olla niisugusena, nagu loodus sind on loonud, siis ehk lõpuks ...

  • Show Business Families

    This is a collection for show business families on Geni - historic and contemporary.The guideline is that at least one of the relationships in the clan should be by blood – siblings, parents, children, cousins, and so on. To add a profile to the project, actions menu (upper right) > Add profiles. Or from the profile, actions menu (upper right) > add to project.Invite more collaborators! Start d...

  • 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:=== Wikipedia 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 ...

  • Musician: Violin

    Please anyone who plays the violin, professionally or not.==Famous violinistsFrom 25 Best Violinists Ever , by Classic FM.* Joshua Bell (1967 - )* Nicola Benedetti (1987 - )* Sarah Chang (1980 - )* George Enescu (1881 - 1955)* Julia Fischer (1983 - )* Midori Gotō (1971 - )* Hilary Hahn (1979 - )* Jascha Heifetz (1901 - 1987)* Janine Jansen (1978 - )* Nigel Kennedy (1956 - )* Fritz Kreisler (187...

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  • Verdi Gallery

    ===Verdi Gallery lists profiles of:===* Historical persons behind the opera characters * Performers and collaborators of the first premieres * Friends and supporters of Verdi * Performers most liked by Giuseppe Verdi and his wife Giuseppina Strepponi * Greatest performers after Verdi's times * Operas are in chronologiical order. Click open from the list. Persons are sorted by role and birth yea...

  • Vintage Music - 1900 - 1940

    Vintage Music=This project is a collection of genealogical profiles of musicians who perform music composed from 1900 - 1940 The lists below are not complete feel free to add names and profiles ==Musicians from 1900 to the 1940's=====A===* Texas Alexander The House of the Rising Sun * Pink Anderson I got a Woman * Amédé Ardoin* Louis Armstrong What a wonderful world

  • Luctor et Emergo !

    de Zeeuwsche Volksliederen=‧== 't Zeeuws volkslied * 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 land, dat fier zi...

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  • 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 scene ...

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  • Canadian musicians & songwriters

    Canadian musicians and songwriters are people from Canada who perform or compose music as a profession.=About Canadian Music=The music of Canada has reflected the diverse influences that have shaped the country. Aboriginals, the Irish, British, and the French have all made unique contributions to the musical heritage of Canada. The music has subsequently been heavily influenced by American cult...

  • 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 (1933 – 2014) Italian conductor. One of the most celebrated and respected conductors of the 20th century, particularly in the music of Gustav Mahler.* Sir John Barbirolli (1899 – 1970), né Gi...

  • Japanese Music - 邦楽

    =邦楽 - Japanese Music= Traditional, Folk, Western classical, Film, Popular, Rock, Jazz, etc. MusicMakers and Performers

  • Great Composers of Classical Music

    Historically Significant Composers of Classical Music This project is on History Link * 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)

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  • 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 gezwéénd======Dôar steet nöast d'n eek'n d'n beuk en de dan======Dat is oons zo leeve land Twèènte (bis)===...

  • The Grateful Dead

    The Grateful Dead were an American rock band formed in 1965 in Palo Alto, California. Ranging from quintet to septet, the band was known for its unique and eclectic style, which fused elements of country, folk, bluegrass, blues, reggae, rock, improvisational jazz, psychedelia, space rock, for live performances of lengthy instrumental jams, and for their devoted fan base, known as "Deadheads". "...

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  • ALMA Awards

    The American Latino Media Arts Award, or ALMA Award is an award highlighting the best American Latino contributions to music, television, and film. The awards promote fair and accurate portrayals of Latinos. In Spanish and Portuguese. The Spanish word, "alma", means spirit or soul, in English. ALMA Award- Wiki link English ALMA Award Website

  • Overtone singing, throat singing

    Strupesang er et gammelt fenomen brukt over hele verden i oral folkemusikk. I dag er denne formen for sang brukt i joik og annen oral sang i folkemusikk sammenheng. Strupesang, overtone singing, throat singing, in folk music ===Strupesang- Det er forskjellige aktører som i dag anvender strupesang i sine aktstykker oral sang:Wolfgang Saus, overtone singer, Peter Cooder, Ry Cooder, folk music etc...

  • 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 the folklore...

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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)

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

  • 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 implementing all geni- and interne...

  • The Great Russian Composers

    Liadov, Anatoly K. (1855-1914)Balakirev Mily Alexeyevich (1836-1910)Glier Reingold (1875-1956)Cesar Antonovich Cui (1835-1918)Myaskovsky Nikolai Yakovlevich (1881-1950)Bortniansky Dmitry Stepanovich (1751-1825)Paul G. Chesnokov (1877-1944)Gurilev Aleksandar (1803-1858)Varlamov Aleksandr Egorovich (1801-1848)Verstovsky Alexey (1799-1862) Tree of VerstovskyGeorgy Sviridov (1915-1998)Vasily Sergey...

  • Jamaican Music

    music of Jamaica includes Jamaican folk music and many popular genres, such as mento, ska, rocksteady, reggae, dub music, dancehall, reggae fusion and related styles. Jamaica's music culture is a fusion of elements from the United States (rhythm and blues, rock and roll, soul), Africa and neighboring Caribbean islands such as Trinidad and Tobago (calypso and soca). Reggae is especially popular ...

  • Lilith Fair

    Lilith Fair was a groundbreaking concert tour and travelling music festival where the line-up consisted solely of female solo artists and female-led bands. It was founded by Canadian musician Sarah McLachlan, Nettwerk Music Group's Dan Fraser and Terry McBride, and New York talent agent Marty Diamond. The majority of featured acts were from Canada and the United States.Lilith Fair took place du...

  • 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 Notable ...

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  • 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 español, conocido como rock nacional; en la misma década comenzó a cult...

  • Manor Studios (Shipton on Cherwell), Oxfordshire, England

    The Manor Studios (Shipton on Cherwell), Oxfordshire, England= The Manor Studio (aka The Manor) was a recording studio in the manor house at the village of Shipton-on-Cherwell in Oxfordshire, England, north of the city of Oxford.===Overview===The Manor was the second residential recording studio in the United Kingdom. The first being Rockfield Studios in Monmouthshire[citation needed] The conce...

  • Jazz Greats

    Jazz Greats - Discussion for the Jazz greats of yesterday. NB Names in bold are Geni profiles* The Jazz Greats * The Roots of R&B Female ====* Abbie Lincoln nee Anna Marie Wooldridge* Lucille Dixon Robertson * Sarah Vaughan * Dinah Washington * Ella Fitzgerald * Anita O'Day * Nellie Lutcher * Janet Brace * Polly Bergen

  • Notable Gospel Music Singers (US)

    Amazing Grace - Rhema 7yr old Gospel singer * ‪Whitney Houston singing Gospel *]]

  • Troubadours

    A troubadour (Occitan pronunciation: [t%C9%BEu%CE%B2a%CB%88%C3%B0u%C9%BE], originally [t%C9%BEu%CE%B2a%CB%88%C3%B0o%C9%BE]) 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 in the 11th century in Occitan...

  • Vabariiklik Noorte Viiuldajate Ansambel

    The Republic of Estonia's young violinist ensemble was established in 1964. In orchestra played up to 250 young violinists from 7 up to 18 years old. The ensemble had existed for 30 years, up to 1994. The idea to create this ensemble in the beginning came from Erich Loit, he became the founder, the conductor and also the music director of the orchestra.The repertoire was varied. The Young Violi...

  • 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* ]]

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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 R...

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  • Gospel Music Hall of Fame

    Gospel Music Hall of Fame= Wikipedia (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 located in Detroit, Michigan and is dedicated exclusively to recognizing meaningful contributions by individuals and groups in all forms of gospel music. Official Website Inductees by Year =Southern Gospel Music Hall of Fa...

  • 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 connecting ...

  • Radio Portal

    This is the central listing for all radio-related projects on Geni. Please add profiles to relevant sub-projects.

  • On The Beatles’ ‘Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band’ Album Cover

    This Geni Project lists all of the people portrayed on the cover of this important album. The purpose is to expand their trees and connect them to Geni's World Family Tree. The Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band remains the most iconic album cover of all time. From Paul McCartney’s original concept to the final design, staged by British pop artist Peter Blake and his then-wife, Jann...

  • Latvijas mākslinieki

    Latvijas aktieru, dziedātāju, komponistu, gleznotāju, fotogrāfu biogrāfijas un dzimtas.

  • Motown

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

  • Paramore

    is an American rock band from Franklin, Tennessee, formed in 2004. The band currently consists of lead vocalist Hayley Williams , guitarist Taylor York and drummer Zac Farro. Williams and Farro are founding members of the group, while York, a high school friend of the original lineup, joined in 2007. Williams is the only member to appear on all five of Paramore's studio albums and has been the ...