My Favorite Music – 1965-1968

30 11 2008

So far:

Pre-19 Century
1800-1850
1851-1900
1901-1950
1951-1960
1961-1964

Continuing on…

The Four Tops – I Can’t Help Myself – 1965

Simon & Garfunkel – The Sound of Silence – 1965

The Rolling Stones – (I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction – 1965

Sam & Dave – Hold On! I’m Coming – 1966

The Rolling Stones – Paint it Black – 1966

Ennio Moricone – The Good, the Bad and the Ugly Theme – 1966

Ennio Moricone – The Ecstasy of Gold – 1966

Nancy Sinatra – Bang Bang – 1967

Louis Armstrong – What a Wonderful World – 1968

Cream – Sunshine of Your Love – 1968

Next up: 1969-1971





My Favorite Music – 1961-1964

25 11 2008

So far:

Pre-19 Century
1800-1850
1851-1900
1901-1950
1951-1960

Continuing on…

Ray Charles – Hit the Road Jack – 1961

Astrud & Joao Gilberto & Stan Getz – The Girl from Ipanema – 1962

Jimmy Gilmer and the Fireballs – Sugar Shack – 1963

The Cascades – Rhythm of the Rain – 1963

Johnny Cash – Ring of Fire – 1963

BBC Radiophonic Workshop – Dr. Who Theme – 1963

Dick Day and the Del-Tones – Misirlou – 1963

The Kinks – You Really Got Me – 1964

The Animals – The House of the Rising Sun – 1964

Beach Boys – I Get Around – 1964

Next up: 1965-1968





My Favorite Music – 1951-1960

24 11 2008

So far:

Pre-19 Century
1800-1850
1851-1900
1901-1950

Continuing on…

Ray Charles – I Got a Woman – 1954

Fats Domino – Ain’t That A Shame – 1955

The Penguins – Earth Angel – 1955

Johnny Cash – I Walk the Line – 1956

Little Willie John – Fever – 1956

The Everly Brothers – All I Have to Do is Dream – 1958

Bobby Darin – Mack the Knife – 1959

The Coasters – Charlie Brown – 1959

Ray Charles – What I Say – 1959

Sam Cooke – Chain Gang – 1960

Next up: 1961-1964





My Favorite Music – 1901-1950

21 11 2008

So far:
Pre-19 Century
1800-1850
1851-1900

Continuing on…

George Gershwin – Rhapsody in Blue – 1924 (pt. 2)

Irving Berlin – Puttin’ on the Ritz – 1929

Carl Orff – Carmina Burina “O Fortuna” – 1936

Benny Goodman Orchestra (Louis Prima) – Sing, Sing, Sing – 1936

Glenn Miller – In the Mood – 1939

Aaron Copland – Fanfare for the Common Man – 1942 (This is my favorite orchestral piece! Chills!)

Aaron Copland – Rodeo “Hoe-down” – 1942

Next up: 1951-1960





Sweet Keys

21 11 2008

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My Favorite Music – 1851-1900

21 11 2008

So far:
Pre-19 Century
1800-1850

Continuing on…

Giuseppe Verdi – “Il Coro degli Zingari” – 1853

Richard Wagner – “Walkurenritt” – 1856

Modest Mussorgsky – A Night on Bald Mountain – 1867

Amilcare Ponchielli – “La Danza de las Horas” – 1876

Edvard Grieg – “In the Hall of the Mountain King” – 1876

Pyotr Tchaikovsky – “The Year 1812” Festival Overture – 1882

Pyotr Tchaikovsky – The Nutcracker – 1892

Richard Strauss – Also sprach Zarathustra – 1896

Next up: 1901-1950





My Favorite Music – 1800-1850

20 11 2008

So far:

My favorite music – pre-19th century

Continuing on…

Ludwig van Beethoven – Piano Sonata No. 14 – 1801

Ludwig van Beethoven – Fur Elise – 1810

Gioachino Rossini – Il barbiere di Siviglia Overture – 1816

Gioachino Rossini – Il barbiere di Siviglia “Largo Al Factotum” – 1816

Ludwig van Beethoven – Symphony No. 9 – 1824

Franz Schubert – Ellens dritter Gesang III “Ave Maria” – 1825

Frederic Chopin – “Fantasie” Impromptu – 1834

Frederic Chopin – Piano Sonata No. 2 “March Funebre” – 1839

Georges Bizet – Carmen Suite 1 “Los Toreadors” – 1845

Franz Liszt – Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2 – 1847 (an alternate version with Bugs Bunny)

Next up: 1850 – 1900