ANTHONY VENTURA (1943)

Werner Becker (Celle, December 4, 1943), aka Anthony Ventura, is a German musician, arranger and music producer. Grown up is … Read more

JO KURZWEG (1936)

Hans-Joachim Kurzweg, born on December 1, 1936 in Strausberg near Berlin, began as a cellist. In 1969 he founded the … Read more

JESSE COOK (1964)

Jesse Arnaud Cook (november 28, 1964) is a Canadian guitarist. He is a Juno Award winner, Acoustic Guitar Player’s Choice Award silver winner in the … Read more

RAYMOND LEFÈVRE (1929-2008)

Raymond Lefèvre (Calais, November 20, 1929 – Seine-Port, June 27, 2008) was a French easy listening orchestra leader, arranger and composer. He is best known for the … Read more

MANTOVANI (1905-1980)

Annunzio Paolo Mantovani (Venice, November 15, 1905 – Royal Tunbridge Wells, March 29, 1980), known mononymously as Mantovani, was an Anglo-Italian conductor, composer and light orchestra-styled entertainer with a cascading strings musical … Read more

ALEX BOLLARD (1951)

Lex Bolderdijk (Alexander Bolderdijk) (Hilversum, Nord-Holland, November 7, 1951) is a Dutch guitar player and session musician. In the 80s he … Read more

ROBERTO DELGADO (1919-1996)

Horst Wende (5 November 1919 – 23 January 1996) was a German bandleader, arranger and composer. He made easy-listening records under his own … Read more

APOLLO 100

Was a short-lived British instrumental studio-based group that had a top 10 hit with the Johann Sebastian Bach–inspired single “Joy” in 1972. The recording of “Joy” as performed by Apollo … Read more

ARNO FLOR (1925-2008)

(Berlin, October 31, 1925 – Baden-Baden, November 2008). Pseudonyms: Addy Flor, Addi Flor. He was a German composer, arranger, conductor … Read more

KAI WARNER (1926-1982)

Kai Warner was the stage name of Werner Last (27 October 1926 – 9 July 1982), a German bandleader and musician, and the brother of James Last and Robert … Read more

BERT KAEMPFERT (1923-1980)

Bert Kaempfert, born Berthold Heinrich Kämpfert (Hamburg, October 16, 1923– June 21, 1980) was a German orchestra leader, multi-instrumentalist, music producer, arranger, and composer. … Read more

ANDRÉ RIEU (1949)

André Léon Marie Nicolas Rieu (Maastricht, October 1, 1949) is a Dutch violinist and orchestra conductor who, with his performances … Read more