Archive | December, 2019

MUSIC NOTES: Rocky Mountain PBS Has Special Music Shows This Week

Experience composer Andrew Lloyd Webber’s rock opera starring pop stars John Legend as Jesus and Sara Bareilles as Mary Magdalene with rock legend Alice Cooper as King Herod. Filmed live…

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THOUGHTS and PRAYERS: The Hidden Meaning of Aretha Franklin’s Red Dress at Her Public Viewing

THOUGHTS and PRAYERS: The Hidden Meaning of Aretha Franklin’s Red Dress at Her Public Viewing

Clad in a red lace dress, the late Aretha Franklin is lying in repose at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History in Detroit, Michigan. Franklin, who died…

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LYRICS: To Respect

LYRICS: To Respect

Aretha Franklin’s signature song was a groundbreaking female empowerment anthem of the late 1960s. Originally a minor hit by Otis Redding in 1965, Aretha’s “Respect” was given a new arrangement…

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IN MEMORIAM: Respect always: Aretha Franklin

IN MEMORIAM: Respect always: Aretha Franklin

Aretha Louise Franklin, 76 (born March 25, 1942 – died August 16, 2018) was an American singer and songwriter. Franklin began her career as a child singing gospel at New…

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