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


David Keith McCallum, Jr. (Mary Hill, Glasgow, September 19, 1933) is a British actor and musician. His father DavidKeith McCallum … Read more

CARAVELLI (1930-2019)

Caravelli, real name Claude Vasori (Paris, September 12, 1930, Paris- Le Cannet, April 1, 2019) is a French orchestra leader, … Read more


101 Strings Orchestra was a brand for a highly successful easy listening symphonic music organization, with a discography exceeding 150 albums and a creative … Read more

FRANCK POURCEL (1913-2000)

Franck Pourcel (Marseille, August 11, 1913 – Neuilly-sur-Seine, November 12, 2000) was a French composer, arranger and conductor of popular music and classical music. Pourcel started learning the violin at … Read more

ALFRED HAUSE (1920-2005)

Alfred Hause (born August 8, 1920 in Ibbenbüren, † January 14, 2005 in Hamburg) was a German violinist, conductor and … Read more


Bond or BOND, formerly often typeset as bond in deference to the owners of the 007 trademark, is an Australian/British string quartet that specializes in classical crossover and synth-pop music. The quartet has sold over 4 million … Read more

JOE LOSS (1909-1990)

Joshua Alexander “Joe” Loss LVO OBE (22 June 1909 – 6 June 1990) was a British dance band leader and musician who founded his own eponymous orchestra. The Joe Loss … Read more


Recordings by Jean-Michel de France you can hear at Instrumentals Forever: 13 jours en France A comme amour Adagio (Albinoni) … Read more