History of Rock Music notes 3 02 11

History of Rock Music notes 3 02 11 - Apollo theater 1958...

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Music 125 – History of Rock Music Timothy Jones 3/2/11 Doo Wop Tin Pan Alley, Aldon Music Girl Groups Phil Spector Ink Spots – Java Jive, 1940 Orioles – Crying in the Chapel, 1953 The Penguins – Earth Angel, 1954 Silhouettes – Get a Job, 1955 Jerry Lieber and Mike Stoller Both born in 1933 Met in 1950 The Robins, 1951 Innovative studio techniques Defined the role o the “producer” “Smokey Joe’s Café” Leader of the Pack The Coasters 1949 – present
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The Robins, 1951 Most popular, 1956 – 1961 Searchin’ 1957 The Platters Formed in 1953 Buck Ram Zola Taylor Only You (and You Alone) Most popular 1955-1962 Twilight Time The Drifters Clyde McPhatter Formed 1953 Performers on salary
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Unformatted text preview: Apollo theater 1958 Ben E. King On Broadway Tin Pan Alley The Brill Building sound Aldon Music: 1958 1963 Al Nevins & Don Kirshner 1 st Aldon hit: Stupid Cupid Connie Francis Purchased in 1964 by Columbia pictures Over 200 songs on the top 40 Howie Greenfield/Neil Sedaka Calendar Girl scopitone Gerry Goffin/Carole King Will You Love me Tomorrow the Shirelles Dimension records Up on the Roof the Drifters Doc Pomus/Mort Shuman Lonely Avenue Ray Charles The Shirelles 1 st Girl Group with a #1 hit Discovered by Florence Greenberg Scepter records 1959 Will You Love me Tomorrow - 1960...
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This note was uploaded on 03/21/2011 for the course MUS 125 taught by Professor Jones during the Spring '11 term at University of Nevada, Las Vegas.

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