Shea Rose

MusicMaker :: Shea Rose :: STORY

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MUSICMAKER:: SHEA ROSE THE STORY check out the interview 1 LISTEN!  http://www.notestothesoul.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/Shea_Rose_Interview_FINAL.mp3  1 THE BACKSTORY For this MusicMaker post, we were lucky to track down Boston’s Shea Rose and chat with her about Story and how her personal journey helped her to rediscover her own voice.  Shea is a personal friend and a huge inspiration – […]

Brand YOU: Find Your Story

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Jose Feliciano is an amazing story teller.  He uses both his words and music during concerts in a way that keeps thousands of people engaged.  What’s most amazing is that his story is felt even when listening to his recorded music.  Here’s Feliciano’s inspiration, story, and come from when playing the national anthem for the […]

Jerry Butler

Jerry Butler

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Jerry Butler (born Jerry Butler Jr., December 8, 1939, Sunflower, Mississippi) is an American soul singer and songwriter. He is also noted as being the original lead singer of the famed R&B vocal group, The Impressions, as well as a 1991 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee. Jerry Butler is also an American politician. He serves as a Commissioner for Cook County, Illinois, having first been […]

Louis Armstrong

Louis Armstrong

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Louis Armstrong (August 4, 1901 – July 6, 1971), nicknamed Satchmo or Pops, was an American jazz trumpeter and singer from New Orleans, Louisiana. Coming to prominence in the 1920s as an “inventive” trumpet and cornet player, Armstrong was a foundational influence in jazz, shifting the focus of the music from collective improvisation to solo […]

Machito

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Machito (born Francisco Raúl Gutiérrez Grillo, February 16, 1908–April 19, 1984) was an influential Latin jazz musician who helped refine Afro-Cuban jazz and create both Cubop and salsa music. He was raised in Havana alongside the singer Graciela, his foster sister. In New York City, Machito formed the band the Afro-Cubans in 1940, and with […]