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Identify this rendition of Amazing Grace

Back in 2009 I came across a rendition of Amazing Grace sung by a gospel-choir-like group. The second verse is sung a cappella by the bass in the group. In the line "How precious did that grace ...
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Are there any demos of Bon Scott of Back in Black?

Bon Scott of AC-DC died before the release of Back in Black. But were there any demos that were released?
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Similar music to “Bubble Dance”

The original music is from the film "Valerian" and was named "Bubble Dance". I find especially the start of this music very similar to something I already heard. What is the title of the similar ...
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Identify this piece at the beginning of the video

I was searching for harpsichord competitions, and I came across this video with familiar music. I know I've heard it, but I can't think of its title. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_vDw0xQpmWY Can ...
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Identifying an excerpt by Beethoven (Ddim7ㅡAbm/EbㅡEbㅡAbm)

While working on an assignment based on secondary leading-tone chords, I found this excerpt that I am not quite familiar with: I see a secondary leading-tone seventh chord to the dominant, then a ...
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Were the lyrics in Coldplay's “Viva la Vida” changed?

Did the group Coldplay really originally have the words "Roman Catholic priests are singing" in their song "Viva la Vida", and later replace it with "Roman Cavalry choirs are singing"?
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Did Handel's wine fuel his music?

We have several anecdotes and legends about the composer. So I ask: was he an alcoholic or a workaholic?
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What kind of edm genres specifically did Delia Derbyshire help pioneer?

Ive read quite a lot (on the internet) about how she was a amazing producer (composer/dj) of her era and was wondering what specific genres did she pioneer her wikipedia page says musique concrete and ...
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Identify soundtrack of “The imperial history of rise and fall.”?

May I ask what the name of the music is? I want to see if it is possible to find the entire song for this video (which is actually kind of long). I unfortunately do not know any other info about this ...
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What is the name of this House track or the original that gets sampled?

This is a snippet from a House track from a resident dj set at MTH-House [2008]. The accordeon kicking in near the end should hopefully render this track recognizable to some. Either original track or ...
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Does the Sunflower music really belong to the Spiderverse movie?

I've been searching this up, but I was wondering if the music Sunflower was originally made for the animation, Into-the-Spiderverse.
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What music is this? [closed]

I have uploaded short audio in Soundcloud. I couldn't find its name. Please Help me find it. Unknown Music
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Identify this Anime song

I just went through this music video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j1SCcKP0UyU This sounds definitely familiar; the Anime is Blend S. Can someone further identify this song?
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What's that song that samples a man saying “the bossa nova”

There's a song I've heard many times, it's a kind of lounge or chill party song. It's relatively famous I think, but I can't find it online. It's got a fast, steady bossa nova beat, and starts with a ...
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What is this theme from the Harry Potter movies called?

There's a bit of a jingle that is super familiar to anyone who's ever watched Harry Potter movies. I'm trying to find some sheet music with the notes for it, but so far I'm out of luck, especially ...
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What is the genre of the song “You in me”?

You in me a song by a co-ed korean band named KARD. Genre? Sub-genre?
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Why is unpitched percussion so dominant in music produced in the last century onward?

The motivation for this question is personal; I find unpitched percussion grating, and thus the way that I will pose the question will be colored by that. The prevalence of unpitched percussion is ...
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Identify soundtrack by Jincheng Zhang [closed]

Jincheng Zhang stealing songs, I remember hearing this version before. I think it was in French (with lyrics). sameone can help me to find the original? "Shazam" also recognazied it as Jincheng Zhang ...
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Identifying themes in Tsfasman's “Fantasy on themes from dance melodies by Matvey Blanter”

Lately, I've been learning "Fantasy on themes from dance melodies by Matvey Blanter" (Фантазия на темы танцевальных мелодий М. Блантера), a song written by Alexander Tsfasman. I'm interested in ...
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Song identification help, Big band tune

Had this stuck in me head for a couple of days now and it's really bothering me. Can you help identify it? I seem to remeber it starts with a bari or trombone maybe with a snare rim click in the ...
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Meaning of this particular lyric in Blaze Foley's “Big Cheeseburgers And Good French Fries”

I am fascinated by the music of Blaze Foley, and he often paints an incredible picture of life in the country. Last year I was able - after research - to determine the meaning of his lyrics "Feed the ...
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Why are major keys traditionally happy and minor keys traditionally sad?

From the 15th to 18th of last July, I was in a music education camp in Alpensia Resort of Pyeongchang. On the 17th, a masterclass teacher taught this to me and all of the other students, while working ...
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Os Cantos Sertanejos by Villa-Lobos?

I got a reference to a composition "Os Cantos Sertanejos" by Heitor Villa-Lobos in the sixth paragraph of the following article: https://anovademocracia.com.br/no-198/7625-villa-lobos-musica-erudita-...
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Is Metallica's lyrics considered to be great by native speakers?

I'm not a native English speaker so despite I'm able to understand what a particular song lyrics is about I can't determine how good it is in terms of poetry. I'm well aware that for instance Bob ...
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HDBeenDope's use of the word 'LABB' in 'Cayman'

In the song, 'Cayman' the word LABB is thrown around a lot such as LABB on everything and constantly spelling it out.What does it mean?
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Podcast on History and evolution of Musics

I am looking for a beginner-friendly podcast which can introduce me to the world of music, like beginning from the old times and through the classic era and last century to the present. Do you know of ...
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Underrated Music by John Williams | Which pieces of music by John Williams are critically acclaimed but have received very little popular attention? [closed]

John Williams is largely known for his Star Wars soundtrack. He is critically acclaimed. Many people will recognise the "Imperial March" theme from Star Wars. [You might find the song "Hymn to the ...
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What's the difference between Bluegrass and Country?

I'm diving into North American folklore music of the 20th century, and two of the staples are the Bluegrass and Country genres / styles. They seem to be intimately connected though, so: How are they ...
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How well-known are the Manic Street Preachers in the US?

I'm an expat Brit living in the US and I've always been a big fan of the Manic Street Preachers, who are a Welsh band that are generally considered one of the best British rock bands of the 90s. Their ...
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Is there such a piece like Sonata No 9 for piano by Chopin?

I am listening to this: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dWDqUSdG7NA and it has the title "Sonata No 9 | Frederic Chopin". I am trying to cross check the existence of the original piece and attribution ...
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Identify Rio Bravo Opening Song name

What is the song name, in the opening of movie Rio Bravo? It is playing from beginning to 1:05.
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Identify this background music of a “Plesant Green” YouTube video

I’d like to know the title (or just a link) of the background music of this video: https://youtube.com/watch?v=ttzmM6U9VX0&t=9m45s The same music also plays at: https://youtube.com/watch?v=...
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Identify the violin concerto in a Chinese movie, “Together” (2002)

A 2002 Chinese movie 和你在一起 (Together) is about a young violinist, and there's a section playing the ending of a violin concerto (YouTube Video). What is the name of this violin concerto?
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Identify a slow acoustic fingerpicking guitar song with lyric something along “I cannot help her, neither should you”

It's an acoustic guitar song with fingerpicking style, slow in pace, and easy to play. The only lyrics I remember are, "I cannot help her, neither should you" or something along those lines. It ...
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Identify the song used in this video clip [closed]

It's just a small part of a song in a video clip.
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Does anybody know the origin of this melody?

I was watching an episode from a TV series and I heard a melody whose style was very similar to the style of Jethro Tull's music (flute-wise). So I opened Shazam to check it out. Shazam returned D....
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Why did David Bowie never play any songs from Labyrinth live?

I'm a fan of David Bowie and I thought he was excellent in the 1980s movie, Labyrinth. I also liked a lot of the music from that movie, which Bowie wrote the soundtrack to. However, apparently he ...
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What piano piece is this (sounds like Chopin/Liszt/Rachmaninoff to me)

What romantic piano piece is this (sounds like Chopin/Liszt/Rachmaninoff to me) https://vocaroo.com/i/s1qtNTbsO2HL
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What's the title of the 2nd instrumental song used in a YouTube video, “Minirig 3 vs Vifa Reykjavik Sound Comparison”?

In a YouTube video titled Minirig 3 vs Vifa Reykjavik Sound Comparison by techkiste.net, there are 3 songs played. What I want to know is the 2nd song that starts at 2:39-4:32. I'm pretty sure I've ...
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What instruments are used in the Star Trek (2009) theme song?

In particular, what instruments do I begin hearing at the ~39 second mark of this video? https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=EO1FZEUbZJE
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Identify a (probably Scottish) melody played on a bagpipe

I'm looking for a beautiful song that I've once heard played by a street piper on the streets of Edinburgh. I managed to record only a small piece, here it is (sorry for the wind noise)
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What was the story behind Deep Purple's “Smoke on the Water”?

It was 1971 in Montreux close to where I live. But it wasn't me who ... We've got just married in that time!
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Pasculli Oboe Concerto Composition Year

Does anyone know which year the Pasculli's La Favourita oboe concerto is composed? I only know it's published in 1976.
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From which Chopin piece is this sheet music?

I just bought a small chopping board. Now I wonder: which piece is it? As I don’t play piano, I’d like to search for the music and listen to it.
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Are there any websites dedicated to genre classification?

I know about last.fm, allmusic.com, and musicmap.info, but they all seem pretty limited or inaccurate, and they don't have much of a community for discussion and classification. I'm attempting to do ...
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Identify 90's or 2000's trance song

This was probably 90's or 2000's EDM/trance and all I can remember was the little almost piano tune and it's been stuck in my head for days. I don't remember any lyrics in this song, so I re-composed ...
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What's the difference between Cuban Son and Mexican Son?

Both are very important folkloric, traditional, styles in their respective countries. They sound very similar, but seems that they developed somewhat independently, at least at their beginnings. Here ...
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Where can I find a lyrical analysis and interpretation of “(Don't Fear) The Reaper” by Blue Öyster Cult?

[You might find the existential themes disturbing.] The Song on YouTube Here are two versions of the studio version of the song:- (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ClQcUyhoxTg) [Studio] (https://www....
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Was there a live concert where Dua Lipa danced to Kaleo's “Way Down We Go”?

I have already searched across Google to no avail. I remember watching a live performance where Dua Lipa danced to the tune that comes in the 2:09th mark of the "KALEO - Way Down We Go" song on Dua ...
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Ginger Baker dead: Why is he been called the most dangerous drummer?

Ginger Baker, the drummer for rock supergroups Cream and Blind Faith, dies at 80. Ginger Baker, the volatile and propulsive British musician who was best known for his time with the rock supergroup ...

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