Germany’s Past Masters Of Dance If asked to recall some German dance bands, you may find you struggle when it comes to listing just a few.
Born in Frankfurt in 1957, Hans Florian Zimmer escaped into music just as his mother had escaped the horrors of the second world war.
Out of all the genres of modern music, Germans have always had a particular grasp of electronics. When the ability to create new sounds with electronic synthesizers came onto the modern market it seems as if the government was handing them out to musicians everywhere because the surge of electronic sounds that poured out of […]
Though you may be more familiar with the country yodels of rural Germany or the dark pounding industrial of Germany’s successful rock bands, there is of course middle ground. Hip hop is not commonly associated with the country and yet there are various well established artists who make music in this genre, despite the rest […]
A fanfare has been described as a ceremonial flourish or tune that is performed on a brass instrument normally played to introduce something or somebody special. The Trumpet One of the most popular instruments that fanfares are played on is the trumpet, and early forms of the instrument date back to around 1500BC. Early forms […]
Because of its military background the fanfare has been around in famous historical moments for thousands of years. Different bugle players and horn players have left their mark on our history by playing at some of the most momentous times, from important battles to coronations of kings and queens. It seemed applicable that we should […]