The Mississippi Country Music Trail honors Jimmie Rodgers and the Bristol Sessions

Posted: Nov 22, 2019 / 03:38 PM CST / Updated: Nov 22, 2019 / 03:39 PM CST JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV)- Jimmie Rodgers received his second Mississippi Country Music Trail marker Friday in Bristol, Tenn. The marker recognizes Rodgers’ participation in the Bristol Sessions, a series of music recordings regarded by music historians as “The Big… Continue reading The Mississippi Country Music Trail honors Jimmie Rodgers and the Bristol Sessions

Dr. Beata Navratil Discusses Armenian Poetry and Music at Boston University

Dr. Beata Navratil read excerpts from Hovhannes Tumanyan’s “Anush” BY ELIZABETH ECKERT The Boston University Modern Armenian History and Lecture Series hosted Dr. Beata Navratil for a lecture titled, “Poetry in Music: Armenian Sketches.” The event, which was held on September 17, was organized by Professor Simon Payaslian, Charles K. and Elisabeth M. Kenosian Chair… Continue reading Dr. Beata Navratil Discusses Armenian Poetry and Music at Boston University

Ranveer Singh’s label to create music for hearing impaired

One Gully Boy rapper perfor­med a song alongs­ide a sign langua­ge interp­reter for the hearin­g impair­ed audien­ce PHOTO: INSTAGRAM/RANVEER SINGH With his music label IncInk Records, actor Ranveer Singh is trying his best to create music for people with hearing impairment. During one of the episodes of the hip hop reality show MTV… Continue reading Ranveer Singh’s label to create music for hearing impaired

‘Zvartnots’ Cultural Committee to Host a Musical Evening Celebrating Gomitas

Isabel Bayrakdarian BURBANK—“Zvartnots” Cultural Committee will present a special event, “Soprano Isabel Bayrakdarian & Friends: A Musical Celebration of Gomidas @150,” featuring the works of Armenian composer, priest, ethnomusicologist, arranger, researcher, and choirmaster Gomidas Vartabed. The event will take place on Saturday, November 10 at 6 p.m. at St. Leon Armenian Cathedral, located at 3325… Continue reading ‘Zvartnots’ Cultural Committee to Host a Musical Evening Celebrating Gomitas

Will return to Bollywood when Bollywood returns to music: singer Mustafa Zahid

PHOTO: FILE Singer Mustafa Zahid has taken to Twitter to clap back at an Indian user who asked when the Awarapan crooner if he will ever return to Bollywood. The star, who had a 12-year hiatus from the industry after launching an album in 2006 with his band Roxen and singing for some Bollywood films,… Continue reading Will return to Bollywood when Bollywood returns to music: singer Mustafa Zahid

Will return to music when Bollywood opens doors again: singer Mustafa Zahid

PHOTO: FILE Singer Mustafa Zahid has taken to Twitter to clap back at an Indian user who asked when the Awarapan crooner if he will ever return to Bollywood. The star, who had a 12-year hiatus from the industry after launching an album in 2006 with his band Roxen and singing for some Bollywood films,… Continue reading Will return to music when Bollywood opens doors again: singer Mustafa Zahid

India’s veteran music composer Khayyam passes away

Mohammed Zahur Khayyam. Veteran music composer Mohammed Zahur Khayyam passed away in Mumbai on Monday due to a cardiac arrest. “Veteran music composer Khayyam Saab is no more. He breathed his last at Sujoy Hospital, Juhu, Mumbai at 9:30PM on 19/08/2019. He was admitted there since last few days for age related illness,” spokesperson… Continue reading India’s veteran music composer Khayyam passes away