John Kerr, G.E.N.E., Dancing Fantasy, Deuter, Ron Boots, Rick Wakeman, Software, Frank Fischer and many more.
Manikin Records is on of the most prominent record companies present that promotes electronic music. Owned by Mario Schönwälder, himself a prominent musician, the company has on its books classic artists from the seventies electronic era such as Ash Ra Tempel and Klaus Schulze as well as lesser known and newer artists, many of whom are featured on this compilation that is a collection from the best releases by Manikin Records over the 2000.
Tape recording dedicated to collect some of the great tunes of Broadway musicals, which were so dear in the 50s and 60s. There are musical works from 'The Music Man' (three themes), 'West Side Story' or 'My Fair Lady'. They also highlight two sung melodies from 'South Pacific', including the unforgettable 'Bali Ha'i'. Four additional items complete the repertoire performed by orchestras of Hill Bowen and 'Living Strings' directed by Chucho Zarzosa or Johnny Douglas.
Nicolo Paganini was born in Genoa, Italy, Oct 27, 1782. He was one of six children born to Teresa and Antonio Paganini. He was an Italian violinist and a composer, considered by many as the greatest of all time.
Mercury Records produced a smattering of big band, dixieland and modern jazz from its inception in 1945 until 1953. Then producer Bob Shad was given a free rein to sign artists and the label began to carve a niche as a major player in the jazz world.