Grieg's music in popular culture
The Incidental music to Peer Gynt, Op. 23, was written in 1875 by the Norwegian composer Edvard Grieg as incidental music to Henrik Ibsen's 1876 play Peer Gy...
Black Echoes
Black Echoes is a Jamaican music show which has been broadcasting on radio in Dublin, Ireland. The show airs a range of music, including reggae, ska, rock-steady and dub. The show is presented by John...
The Beatles' influence on popular culture
The Beatles' influence on rock music and popular culture was, and remains, immense. Their commercial success commenced an immediate wave of changes—including a shift from US global dominance of rock a...
Gangnam Style in popular culture
"Gangnam Style" is a single released by South Korean rapper Psy on July 15, 2012. It has achieved widespread international recognition and became the most viewed YouTube video, becoming the first one ...
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After Aida
After Aida (original title: Verdi's Messiah) is a 1985 play-with-music by Julian Mitchell. It is about Giuseppe Verdi, and the pressure put upon him after his attempt to retire from composing. Continu...
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Cultural depictions of Elvis Presley
Elvis Presley has inspired artistic and cultural works since he first entered the national consciousness. From that point interest in his personal and public life has never stopped. With his death in...
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Frank Zappa in popular culture
This is a list of tributes and references to the American composer, guitarist, singer, film director, and satirist, Frank Zappa.
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Morning Mood
Morning Mood (Norwegian: Morgenstemning) is a composition belonging to Edvard Grieg's Peer Gynt, Op. 23, written in 1875 as incidental music to Henrik Ibsen's play of the same name, and was also i...
In the Hall of the Mountain King
"In the Hall of the Mountain King" (Norwegian: I Dovregubbens hall) is a piece of orchestral music composed by Edvard Grieg for the sixth scene of act 2 in Henrik Ibsen's 1867 play Peer Gynt. It w...
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Salut les copains (radio program)
Salut les copains was a famous French variety pop music program broadcast from Monday to Friday for 2 hours (5 to 7 pm) on French radio station Europe 1. It was known to have originally promoted and l...
Grieg's music in popular culture
The music of the Norwegian composer Edvard Grieg has been used extensively in media, music education, and popular music.
For the 150th anniversary of his birth, Norway organized a huge celebration...
Grieg's music in popular culture - Wikipedia
Peer Gynt (Grieg)
Peer Gynt, Op. 23 is the incidental music to Henrik Ibsen's 1867 play of the same name, written by the Norwegian composer Edvard Grieg in 1875. It premiered along with the play on 24 February 187...
Carl Orff's O Fortuna in popular culture
In 1935–36, the 13th-century poem "O Fortuna" was set to music by the German composer Carl Orff for his twenty-four-movement cantata Carmina Burana. The composition appears in numerous films and telev...
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Frère Jacques in popular culture
The song "Frère Jacques" often appears in popular culture. Frère Jacques is one of the most widely known songs on earth, and it can be found many places in modern world culture. For example:
Frère Jacques in popular culture - Wikipedia