|Aaron Copland is one of the most respected American classical composers of the twentieth century.||Adan was a beloved Mexican singer who often donated |
earnings to charity.
|Alexander Borodin was an accomplished chemist, composer and staunch advocate of women's rights.||Antonin Dvorak was a Czech composer who influenced other artists.||Benjamin David Goodman launched the careers of many major names in jazz while breaking racial barriers.||Bessie Smith 'Empress of the Blues,' left a rich legacy in jazz, blues and rock and roll with her unexcelled artistry and emotion.|
|Bob Dylan is a pioneer musician and singer songwriter who continues to influence music today.||Bob Geldof is known for his anti-poverty work for Africa and is a Nobel Prize nominee.||Bob Marley had a vision of One World, One Love.||Bono (Paul Hewson) is a musician, advocate for AIDS victims and a humanitarian.||Bruce Springsteen is a musician who 'taps the full power of music to tell the real American story'.||Camille Zamora & Monica Yunus are best friends who founded Sing for Hope|
|Charlie Parker was a great musician and father.||Derrick Tabb founded Roots of Music to inspire and mentor young musicians in New Orleans.||Dexter Gordon was a musician nominated for an Oscar.||Donald Knaack is a musician whose unique productions inspire people of all ages to explore, create and give back to others.||Doug Miller Is an iconic artist and musician in Laguna Beach, Calfifornia.||Duke Ellington inspires Pulitzer Prize-winning musician Wynton Marsalis.|
|Ella Fitzgerald was a beloved songstress who used her success to help people of all races, cultures and beliefs.||Favio Chavez makes music out of garbage.||Frank Sinatra was an iconic singer and film actor who established popular music's modern phrasing.||Frank Zappa was a musician and composer with a flair for the absurd.||Franz Liszt was a musical composer and piano prodigy.||Freddie Mercury was the memorable lead singer of the band, Queen.|
|George Enescu was a famous Romanian violinist and composer.||Herb Alpert is a musician and artist who inspires young people to reach their potential.||Inul Daratista is an Indonesian singer fighting to break cultural boundaries||Jack Johnson is a musician who encourages kids to take care of the environment.||Jimmy Page continues to be an inspiration to musicians worldwide.||Johan (Jean) Julius Christian Sibelius was an innovative modern composer.|
|Johann Sebastian Bach was a major influence on Western classical music.||John Coltrane was a jazz saxophonist who helped develop free jazz. ||John Denver was an American songwriter/singer and activist for the environment.||Johnny Hiland overcame a visual impairment to become a renowned guitarist.||Katie Lee is a passionate advocate for wilderness.||Kenji Williams creates music and films that celebrate the earth.|
|Louis (Satchmo) Armstrong is one of the most successful and influential jazz musicians in history.||Ludwig Van Beethoven was one of the greatest composers of classical music.||Marian Anderson was a world-renowned opera singer.||Michael Franti sends a message of peace and tolerance through his music.||mpower harnesses the power of music to change youth attitudes about mental health.||Nick Jonas inspires listeners to his music with his meaningful lyrics. |
|Paul Robeson was a singer, actor, football player scholar and civil rights activist.||Pete Seeger is a beloved American song writer and performer. ||Pete Seeger: How can I keep from singing? ||Philly Bongole Lutaaya was the first Ugandan to put a human face on AIDS.||Playing For Real Reggie McBride & Mark Johnson make Peace through Music with Playing for Change- ||Raffi continues to inspire a generation of children and their parents with his music|
|Ray Charles used jazz to create a new genre of music.||Reba McEntire is the 'Queen of Country' music and a generous humanitarian.||Riley B. King is recognized as one of the greatest Blues guitarists.||Scott Joplin composed operatic and ragtime music and influenced early jazz.||Shania Twain is a beloved country music singer who overcame the odds.||Sir Elton John is a successful musician who is also a champion of LGBT and AIDS issues.|
|Stephen Sondheim composed popular Broadway musicals.||Stephen Wade uncovers|
'The Beautiful Music All Around Us'
|Stevie Wonder a musician who has overcome great obstacles||The VH1 Save the Music Foundation is a hero to Libby for its dedication to keep music education in the public schools.||Todor Proeski was a famous Macedonian singer-songwriter who held benefit concerts for UNICEF.||Vy Higginsen brings gospel music to at risk teens.|
|Wes Montgomery Jazz Hall of Fame||Wladyslaw Szpilman was a survivor of the holocaust but went on to perform beautiful music.||Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart prolific and influential classical music composer||Wynton Marsalis is dedicated to passing on the benefits of music education to young people.||Yo-Yo Ma strives to bring together different cultures through music.||Young@Heart is a chorus of senior citizens that sings classic rock and pop songs.|