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Neil Slater, Director - Music for Contemporary America mp3
Jazz / Rock
Performer: Neil Slater, Director
Title: Music for Contemporary America
Year 1973
Country US
Label MCA Music Inc.
Catalog Number MG-7-203, 008
Genre: Jazz / Rock
Rating: 4.4
Votes: 244
MP3 size: 1370 mb
Record From: Vinyl, 7", 33 ⅓ RPM, Promo

Neil Slater, Director - Music for Contemporary America mp3


1Williams, arr. Slater, Baby, Please Don't Go
2Frank Zappa, arr. Boert, Hairy Medley
3SlaterSide Glances
5Zappa, arr. BoerstPeaches en Regalia


  • DirectorNeil Slater


  • Recorded By – University of Bridgeport Jazz-rock Ensemble – MG-7-203,008


Legacy: Neil Slater at North Texas - One O'Clock Lab Band, UNT One O'Clock Lab Band. Лента с персональными рекомендациями и музыкальными новинками, радио, подборки на любой вкус, удобное управление своей коллекцией. America is the debut studio album by America, released in 1971. It was initially released without A Horse with No Name, which was released as a single in late 1971. When A Horse with No Name became a worldwide hit in early 1972, the album was re-released with that track. The album went to No. 1 on the Billboard album chart in the United States and stayed there for five weeks. It produced two hit singles A Horse with No Name spent three weeks at No. 1 on the Billboard singles chart in 1972. Music for Film, Music for Contemporary Dance - Mark Petering. Kenneth Neil Slater born 1931 is an American educator, composer, and pianist. In 2008, he retired as professor emeritus. He has composed over 80 works for jazz ensemble and has written for symphony, chamber groups, a cappella choir, opera, and musical theatre. Slater was born in July 1931 in Turtle Creek, Pennsylvania, a suburb of Pittsburgh. Beginning at age six, he learned piano from a friend of his parents. In 1952 he graduated from Mansfield University of Pennsylvania. Two years later he. America's debut album is a folk-pop classic, a stellar collection of memorable songs that would prove influential on such acts as the Eagles and Dan Fogelberg. Crosby, Stills & Nash are the group's obvious stylistic touchstone. Most of these selections boast highly unusual and inventive chord progressions that work well without drawing undue attention to themselves. Lyrics are sometimes trite I need youLike the flower needs the rain or obscure He flies the skyLike an eagle in the eyeOf a hurricane that's abandoned, but the music more than makes up for any verse problems only the odd Pigeon Song seems an unsalvageable misstep. In 1981, Neil Slater, became the Chair of Jazz Studies and director of the dance band and an additional ensemble called the One O'Clock Lab Band. The band has toured North and South America, Europe, and Asia and collected four Grammy nominations, including one for the director's arranging. Of the thirty-eight compositions on Legacy, only three were not penned by Slater. The final track of Disc Four, Neil Grammy-nominated was written in tribute to Slater by Rich DeRosa, UNT's director of Jazz Composition & Arranging. When Disc One opens with Stuff, we hear that Slater is far more interested utilizing swing as part of a broader palette that incorporates many textures. Contemporary America Cajoning 03:24. Contemporary America Primavera 05:28. Party Tyme Karaoke America Made Popular By Neil Diamond 04:23. Trenes Al Sur Huracan 08:27. Low Valium Widow 05:19. More buzz for Artistic Director Clarice Jensens sophomore album. we've also gathered some of her previous releases for Geographic North Miasmah labels work from her ACME: American Contemporary Music Ensemble. Contemporary Music for Your Wedding Day - Piano - The O'Neill Brothers Group. Ratatat are an instrumental music duo whose their album, LP3, was recently released. Their sound combines elements of rock, hip-hop and dance music. The Sound of Young America: The Collection. Zach Miller and Scott McMicken are members of the Philadelphia band Dr. Their music synthesizes the sounds of the 1960s and 70s with contemporary influeces, and they've built a major following over the past ten years. Their latest album is Shame, Shame