International Who's Who in Popular Music 2007
Routledge, 2007 - 616 pages
The International Who's Who in Popular Music 2007 provides biographical details on some of the most talented and influential artists, as well as up-and-coming individuals from the world of popular music. International in scope, this new edition provides information on artists, varying from Eminem to Wynton Marsalis; Ray Davies to Talvin Singh.
Listed alphabetically by surname, entries provide full biographical profiles, including personal information, principal career details, recordings and compositions, and full contact details, where available. An index of groups is provided for ease of reference. Appendices include directories listing music festivals, music organizations, music awards and digital music sites providing legal downloads.
The careers of pop, rock, folk, jazz, dance, world and country music artists from around the world are profiled in this new edition. New artists are included, as well as established names in popular music. Entrants include Elvis Costello, Carlos Santana, Wayne Shorter, Dizzee Rascal, Gil Scott-Heron and Joss Stone.
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Honours : first prize Nat . Saxophone Competition 1987 , first prize Festival de
Vienne ( with Shakok ) 1988 , first prize Festival de Sorgues 1993 , second prize (
soloist ) , third prize ( group , with Dimitri Naiditch ) Concours de la Défense 1993.
Honours : Carl Nielsen Prize 1965 , first prize Int . Composers ' Competition ,
Education : Charles University , Prague . Career : Editor , Music Journal , Music
City of Copenhagen 800 Years Anniversary 1966 , H. C. Lumbye Award , Tivoli ...
Honours : winner in numerous competitions , First Prize Opole Percussion
Competition , Poland , 1991 ; Prize , CIEM , Geneva , 1992 ; First Prize and
Audience Prize Solo Marimba Competition , Luxembourg , 1995 ; First Prize First