Noteworthy People

Noteworthy People: Claude Debussy

Noteworthy People: Claude Debussy

by Jess The year 2018 marks 100 years since the death of one of the most prominent composers of Impressionist music – Claude Debussy. A French composer, Debussy was in fact the first Impressionist composer, the musical style running alongside the art form Impressionism. The […]

Noteworthy People: Eddie Jefferson

Noteworthy People: Eddie Jefferson

by Jess Noteworthy People: Eddie Jefferson   Renowned for his creation of the Vocalese, Eddie Jefferson was a prominent jazz vocalist and lyricist throughout the 50s and 60s until he died in May 1979 (a dancer he once hired, and then fired, shot him outside […]

Noteworthy People – Jóhann Jóhannsson

Noteworthy People – Jóhann Jóhannsson

by Jess For this edition of Noteworthy People, we want to celebrate the beautiful compositions of Jóhann Jóhannsson who sadly passed away a couple of weeks ago. Jóhann Jóhannsson was an Icelandic composer renowned for his music for screen.  If you don’t know the name […]