After 60 days of hip hop listening, I have learned a lot about the connection between classical music and hip hop. So for my final project, I am going to conduct a musical analysis of a hip hop track similar to how I look at a classical music track. And here to draw the parallels accordingly...
This may make me seem hopelessly reactionary (the noise you hear are my friends going into hysterics) but how many here have listened to the music of George Lloyd (1913-1998) and what are your thoughts about him?
I was looking for recordings of George Gershwin piano music on youtube, my only source, and came up with Bluelight. What is it? Doesn't sound authentic somehow.
This is more what I was looking for: