Celebrating Greatness

Famous Composers & Carols!

American Minute by William J. Federer Many famous composers wrote greatly loved Christmas music. In 1741, George Frideric Handel wrote his oratorio Messiah. In 1734, Johann Sebastian Bach wrote his Christmas Oratorio. Twenty years after composer Johann Sebastian Bach died, Ludwig van Beethoven was born in Bonn, Germany, and baptized [Read More]

Culture

Fats Domino Makes The Passage

Antoine ‘Fats’ Domino passed away last night in New Orleans, of natural causes. He was 89. Back in the 1950’s and early 1960’s he fused N’awlins R&B with white pop and early rock n’ roll memes to create a unique style that opened the door for a whole lot of [Read More]