Author: Niya Ray

Motown The Musical

On April 14, 2013 Motown The Musical officially opened up on Broadway at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre. (Playbill)  Motown The Musical is adapted from the book

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Give Up The Funk

                         Funk is “attitude, pocket, memories, expression, pulse, LIFE.” (Funk A Documentary) Funk music as

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“Quincy”

Quincy Jones is extremely important to me as he is the creator of some of the most important music in my life. Quincy Jones was

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Classical Post

Although Classical describes a preiod of time in music in which artists like Motzart performed, it is usually used to describe music that isn’t traditional

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George Walker

George Walker is simply a man of firsts. Born on June 27, 1922, In Washington DC, Walker started playing piano at age 5. Walker went

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“Let’s Play A Rag”

During the slowing down of the Jubilee Quartet era came the transition into Ragtime. It is known that before it had a specific name Ragtime

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