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The life & music of Randy Newman

David Stafford

The life & music of Randy Newman

maybe I"m doing it wrong

by David Stafford

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Singers,
  • Composers,
  • Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-267) and index.

    Other titlesRandy Newman, Maybe I am doing it wrong :
    StatementDavid & Caroline Stafford
    ContributionsStafford, Caroline (Television writer), author
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML420.N476 S73 2016
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 277 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
    Number of Pages277
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27228706M
    ISBN 101468313800
    ISBN 109781468313802
    OCLC/WorldCa943645497

      The other day singer-songwriter-composer Randy Newman hopped on the phone with The Times to talk about life in isolation. Asked what was on the schedule for his day, he mentioned something about Author: Randall Roberts. Randy Newman has been writing music for half a century. Chances are if you've seen a movie in the past thirty years you've heard of his work. His songbook is a part of the fabric of modern pop.

      Randy & David Newman, Michael Giacchino, Trevor Rabin | History & Future of Hollywood Film Music. Randy Newman, "My Life Is Good" on Letterman, Making Music with Randy Newman.   Music, Film, TV and Political News Coverage Randy Newman: My Life in 15 Songs - Rolling Stone Here's how comic genius Randy Newman built one of American music.

    Randy Newman has been beloved of critics, record geeks, and music fans for years, so much so that Rhino's compilation The Best of Randy Newman may seem like a case of preaching to the converted, at least to those who worship all, anybody who's been paying attention realizes his sly genius, not just as a songwriter, but as a musician and record-maker -- 12 Songs, Sail Away 9/ Get this from a library! The life & music of Randy Newman: maybe I'm doing it wrong. [David Stafford; Caroline Stafford, (Television writer)] -- Randy Newman may be best known, today, for his wistful movie scores, with "You've Got a Friend in Me," from the Toy Story soundtrack leading the pack. He's been nominated for twenty Academy Awards.


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