Asked in Music, Classical Music
Who invented the Beguine tempo?
i don't know who invented the beguine tempo ... but, "Begin the Beguine" is a song written by Cole Porter. A ballroom dance similar to the rumba, based on a dance of Martinique and St. Lucia. The music for this dance. [French (West Indies) béguine, from French béguin, hood, flirtation, from beguine, Beguine. ...
Asked in Music, Musical Movies
Did Cole Porter write a song called 'so don't begin the beguine' or something worded close to that because he got so sick and tired of hearing his begin the beguine?
No. "Begin the beguine" is one of Cole Porter's greatest songs. It was the basis for the most lavish production number in the movie "Night and Day" with Cary Grant as Cole Porter. ("Night and Day" also had a nice but less ornate production number.) ...
Asked in Actors & Actresses
What actors and actresses appeared in Begin the Beguine - 2003?
The cast of Begin the Beguine - 2003 includes: Fred Astaire as himself Ann Miller as On Camera Host George Murphy as himself Cole Porter as himself Eleanor Powell as herself Merrill Pye as himself Dore Schary as himself Artie Shaw as himself Norman Taurog as himself ...
Asked in Music
When a melody does not begin on the first beat (or downbeat) it is said to begin on a?
an upbeat or a pickup note.
Asked in Industries and Professions
What is an occupation that begin with the letter V?
violinist voice teacher veterinarian vocalist ventriloquist vacuum cleaner manufacturer ...
Asked in The Simpsons, Piano
What is the piano melody on The Simpson's episode dangers on a train?
"(Where Do I Begin?) Love Story" (1970) by Francis Lai
Asked in Jonas Brothers
When did the Jonas brothers first begin performing?
they went on their 1st tour in 2005 but Nick was on Broadway when he was 6 ...
What Broadway plays begin with p?
The Phantom of the Opera The Producers Pippin Promises, Promises Plaza Suite ...
What are jobs that start with the letter v?
Valet, voice coach, veterinarian, violinist, vocalist and van driver are jobs. They begin with the letter v. ...
Asked in Theater, Lyrics and Sheet Music, Akon
What are 4 musicals that begin with C in Broadway right now?
Chicago... that's it. Theres God of Carnage...I don't know if you would count that. Cats used to be on Broadway. Its an Andrew Loydd Weber piece. ...
Asked in Classical Music
Listening guide for Clair de lune?
Listening Guide for Clair de Lune by Claude Debussy Genre: Character Piece From: Ternary ABA' 0:00 Melody A - Simple and elegant - Single notes in melody, not a lot of chords 0:33 Repeated Melody A 1:02 Expansion - No longer a single note melody - Chords added to the main notes of the melody - Phrases are straying from original melody - Getting louder and more dramatic - Simple in the bass, more complicated in the melody 1:54 Melody B - Lots of arpeggios is left hand - More...
Asked in Entertainment & Arts
Where can you buy a copy of the Spanish film Begin the Beguine Award winning 1982 Best Foreign Film.?
eBay Spain shows one copy currently available under the title "Volver a Empezar ." I am not fluent in Spanish but i would assume that copy is in the PAL format. ...
Asked in New York City
Where does the Canyon of Heroes begin and end?
"Canyon of Heroes" is refers to a section of lower Broadway in the Financial District of New York City. Many historic ticker-tape parades are held here. It starts on Broadway at Battery Place and continues north to Chambers Street. ...
Musicals that were written after 1920 that begin with the letter K?
Kiss Me, Kate is a musical that appeared on Broadway starting in 1948. It includes music and lyrics by Cole Porter. ...
Asked in Theater
Where can you find accurate and updated information on Equus coming to Broadway?
Keep an eye out on danradcliffe.com This is Daniel's official website, and they will have up to date information on where to purchase tickets, what theater it will be at, when it will begin, and everything you need to know. BoffoBox.com is an online resource for theatrical professionals and has up-to-date information on Equus and other Broadway productions....
Asked in Dolls
What company produced The Broadway Collection Dolls and what year did they begin producing this collection?
I'm trying to find the answer as I have two doll sets left to me when my mother passed away. Edition # 0411 and #0366. ...
Asked in The Rocky Horror Picture Show
When did rocky horror picture debute on Broadway?
It opened on Broadway on March 10th in 1975. The critics didn't like the play, and it closed on April 6th, 1975 after only 45 performances. Boy, they screwed up now didn't they? Work had already begun on the film before it even got to Broadway with Tim Curry and Meatloaf to begin recording the soundtrack. Look how big the movie is now. It's HUGE even after 34 years. Stupid critics and their negativity ...
Asked in Music
What is the name for a song in which two or more people begin the same part at different times?
A song in which different people enter at different times with the same melody is called a round or a catch. In instrumental music it is a fugue. ...
Asked in Music Genres
Looking for an old song heard it back in the 80's the lyrics begin with how do you do. simple melody hopefully can be hepled here. tks all?
Gerry and the Pacemakers had a song called "How do you do" in the 1960s