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News France » Music: Veronique Adaa: From France with Music

News channel or source: http://www.thisdaylive.com/index.php/2018/01/13/veronique-adaa-from-france-with-music/
Publication date: Friday 12 January 2018

The hitherto France-based Nigerian artiste, Veronique Adaa, believes it’s just a matter of time before her music gets in the minds of Nigerians, writes Ferdinand Ekechukwu Having Veronique Adaa talk about her music career on a Sunday evening exposes the ...

News France » Music: Gregory Privat: All that jazz

News channel or source: http://www.france24.com/en/20180122-encore-culture-music-gregory-privat-pianist-jazz-family-tree-martinique
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

Born in Martinique, French jazz pianist Gregory Privat has music encoded in his DNA. His father Jose is a self-taught pianist for the Caribbean band Malavoi. Classically trained, Gregory turned his hand to jazz and improvisation during his teens.

News France » Music: UK and France Issue a Joint Statement Reaffirming Net Neutrality In Their Countries

News channel or source: https://www.digitalmusicnews.com/2018/01/19/uk-france-net-neutrality/
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

In reaction to major rollbacks in the US, the United Kingdom and France jointly reaffirmed their support of net neutrality. An aggressive rollback of net neutrality in America is already causing ripples overseas. So far, the rollbacks are prompting ...

News France » Music: Brooklyn Art Song Society presents LA FRANCE IV: LA FRANCE MODERNE

News channel or source: https://www.broadwayworld.com/bwwmusic/article/Brooklyn-Art-Song-Society-presents-LA-FRANCE-IV-LA-FRANCE-MODERNE-20180109
Publication date: onday 08 January 2018

On Friday February 2nd, 2018 Brooklyn Art Song Society presents the 4th installment of its ambitious 5-concert series La France: La France Moderne, which explores the musical landscape of France after World War II, including the American Premiere of Jean ...

News France » Music: My Way: Who is the girl who inspired Frank Sinatra's classic song?

News channel or source: https://www.express.co.uk/entertainment/music/902131/Frank-Sinatra-My-Way-inspired-France-Gall
Publication date: onday 08 January 2018

France Gall, who died this week aged 70 ... her own musical talent and she was just 15 when her father sent some recordings of her singing to music publisher Denis Bourgeois, who happened to be artistic director to Serge Gainsbourg. After releasing ...

News France » Music: Colombian band using instruments made out of recycled rubbish

News channel or source: http://observers.france24.com/en/20180115-colombia-band-music-instruments-recycled
Publication date: Sunday 14 January 2018

We make instruments that resemble existing instruments, but we also invent instruments depending on the kind of music that we want to produce. That said, even if we try to imitate existing instruments, playing them is always going to be a different ...

News France » Music: French pop icon France Gall has died, aged 70

News channel or source: http://www.nme.com/news/music/french-pop-icon-france-gall-died-aged-70-2214956
Publication date: Sunday 07 January 2018

Gall retired from music following the death of her eldest child, Pauline, in 1997. She had been working on humanitarian projects since then. French President Emmanuel Macron tweeted of Gall’s death: “She leaves behind songs that everyone in France ...

News France » Music: Jennifer France - New Music

News channel or source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/culture/music/new-music/11415107/Jennifer-France-New-Music.html
Publication date: onday 16 February 2015

Jennifer France is a 28-year-old soprano from Hertfordshire who won the Song Prize in the prestigious Kathleen Ferrier Awards last year and is now making a name for herself in opera. Is singing in her genes? Her family isn’t at all musical, she says, but ...

News France » Music: French Pop Icon France Gall Dies

News channel or source: http://www.hotpress.com/France-Gall/news/French-Pop-Icon-France-Gall-Dies/21672386.html
Publication date: uesday 09 January 2018

France Gall released her first single at the age of 16 and ... At one point, even the great Jean-Luc Godard made one of her music videos.