Category Archives: ComposerDocs

docs who compose music

Krzysztof Komeda

Krzysztof Komeda was superprofessional JazzPianoDoc

Krzysztof Komeda (27 April 1931 – 23 April 1969) — born Krzysztof Trzciński — was a Polish film music composer and jazz pianist. Perhaps best known for his work in film scores, Komeda wrote the scores for Roman Polanski’s films Knife in the Water (1962), Cul-de-sac (1966), The Fearless Vampire Killers (1967), and Rosemary’s Baby (1968). Komeda’s album Astigmatic (1965) is widely regarded as one of the most important European jazz albums; British critic Stuart Nicholson describes the album as “marking a shift away from the dominant American approach with the emergence of a specific European aesthetic.”[1] Continue reading Krzysztof Komeda

Alexander Rozenbaum

Alexander Rozenbaum is BardDoc (Bard music, Pop-Jazz)

Alexander Yakovlevich Rosenbaum PAR (Russian: Александр Яковлевич Розенбаум, Aleksandr Jakovlevič Rozyenbaum) (born September 13, 1951 in Leningrad, Soviet Union) is a Soviet and Russian bard from Saint Petersburg. He is best known as an interpreter of the blatnaya pesnya (criminal song) genre. Modern singers in this genre, such as Mikhail Shufutinsky often sing Rosenbaum’s songs. Continue reading Alexander Rozenbaum

Franz Stefan Pelzl

Franz Stefan Pelzl is SaxDoc, ComposerDoc, and more

Born 1955 into a musical family. Piano lessons at the age of ten, change to transverse flute at the age of fifteen, including classical education. Since the age of nineteen, mainly self-educated saxophone studies besides participations at numerous workshops. Orientation towards Jazz. Since then, activities in various Jazz ensembles, partly under his own name (e.g. „Stefan Pelzl´s JUJU“) as instrumentalist, composer and arranger. Continue reading Franz Stefan Pelzl

Armando Torres

Armando Torres is ComposerDoc and ConductorDoc

Mexican composer, Armando Torres-Gomez, was born on June 11, 1973. Started his musical studies at the age of 6 at the musical initiation program of the Escuela Nacional de Musica (UNAM). Wrote his first composition at the age of seven (duet for baroque flutes) and studied violin with Cruz Rojas. Later on, at the same school, he starts studying composition. Continue reading Armando Torres

Gottlieb Guntern

Gottlieb Guntern is SingingDoc and ComposerDoc and more

Gottlieb Guntern can be described as CreativeDoc. After a 2-year post-graduate research phase in the USA he inserted the System Therapy in Europe and founded a psychiatry center which was integrated in a district hospital where he was chief doctor for 10 years.

He has written several books,  is consulting personalities and companies about creative thinking and he published several CDs with balads from Wallis, his swiss cantone.

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Radovan Karadžić

Radovan Karadžić is HorrorDoc

Radovan Karadžić (Serbian Cyrillic: Радован Караџић, pronounced [râdovaːn kârad͡ʒit͡ɕ]; born 19 June 1945) is a Bosnian Serb former politician and convicted war criminal who served as the President of Republika Srpska during the Bosnian War and sought the direct unification of that entity with Serbia. Continue reading Radovan Karadžić

Tony Cicoria

Tony Cicoria is PianoDoc and ComposerDoc

Anthony Cicoria, MD (born 1952) is a doctor specializing in orthopedic medicine, orthopedic surgery, orthotics, prosthetic supplies, and sports medicine. He is best known for acquiring an unusual affinity for music after being struck by lightning. He was profiled in neurologist Oliver Sacks‘ book Musicophilia: Tales of Music and the Brain (2007). Continue reading Tony Cicoria

Jorge Drexler

Jorge Drexler is ComposerDoc and SingingDoc and more

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Jorge Abner Drexler Prada (born September 21, 1964) is a Uruguayan musician, actor. He is a doctor specialized in otolaryngology.

In 2004, Drexler won wide acclaim after becoming the first Uruguayan ever to win an Academy Award. He won for composing the song “Al Otro Lado del Río” from The Motorcycle Diaries. Continue reading Jorge Drexler

Jorge Villamil Cordovez

Jorge Villamil Cordovez was ComposerDoc

Jorge Villamil Cordovez (June 6, 1929 – February 28, 2010) was a Colombian composer and songwriter born in El Cedral, a large coffee plantation near Neiva (Huila). He was one of the most prolific and important composers of Colombia and South America. Villamil’s talent was evident when he learned to play Colombian tipleat 4 years of age. He was the youngest and only male of a family of 7. Continue reading Jorge Villamil Cordovez

Kike Santander

Kike Santander is MultiTalentDoc

Dr. Flavio Enrique Santander Lora (born May 11, 1960), commonly known as Kike Santander, is a Colombian composer, record producer, arranger and entrepreneur.[1] He is considered to be one of the principal Latino composers of the day, having worked with artists such as David Bisbal, Cristian Castro, Thalía, Chayanne, Diego Torres, Alejandro Fernández, Olga Tañón, Bacilos, José Luis Rodríguez «El Puma» and Gloria Estefan among others.[ Continue reading Kike Santander