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Information on a Fats Waller performance of Ain't Misbehavin'

I would like to have some information about this recording by Fats Waller (along with several other musicians): https://music.youtube.com/watch?v=AG4wQSGIeCc The recording lasts 4:01, and I can hear ...
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What is the origin of this iconic sailor melody?

The oldest reference to the melody I am referring to I found is Looney Tunes' 1937 short I Wanna Be a Sailor (Archive link at 1:05). However, the music to this short is quoting other works (like ...
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Do you recognize this piece of film score?

I'm trying to identify a piece of music from a film and have recreated it - posted here as I can't attach a file here. I feel like it's Disney and/or animated but can't for the life of me identify it. ...
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Does anyone know John Powell's composition technique(s)?

John Powell is one of my favorite, if not my my absolute favorite, composers. He creates and manages his themes so well and his harmonies are... the best. I am the kind of person who sees something ...
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Can’t work out the instrument from John Williams Leaving Hogwarts soundtrack

I can’t work out the primary instrument(s) that are carrying the melody/main theme from JOHN WILLIAMS Leaving Hogwarts from the first Harry Potter film. Its a lovely ...
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Unusual percussion in the theme from High Noon

The theme from "High Noon" contains a subtle but unusual percussion accompaniment. It seems very out of place (in a good way) in a western. Was that strange rhythm and instrument unique to ...