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Transperformance 2005 - New York: A Bite from the Big Apple event_note Look Park in Northampton, Massachusetts , will be transformed into New York's Central Park for one evening. On August 30, 2005, the 15th annual "Transperformance " will feature more than 20 musical acts imitating their favorite New York City stars. Some of the performers include King ...
Carl Emanuel Nilsson person Carl Emanuel Nilsson was Harry Nilsson's great-grandfather. Nilsson was born on March 8, 1868, in Gothenburg, Sweden .   On April 14, 1896, Carl Nilsson received a patent on his Aerial Ballet apparatus which was a centerpiece of Nilsson's Aerial Ballet .   On February 19, 1890, he ...
Sandi McTaggart person Harry Nilsson married 21 year-old Sandi McTaggart on October 10, 1964, in Los Angeles, California . [1]   She was very pretty. She looked a lot like Kim Novak , and she had an interesting background. She was from Buffalo, NY, and was a Hells Angels chick, which at first pissed me off so ...
Charles Harry Nilsson person Harry Nilsson's grandfather, Charles Harry Nilsson was born on September 11, 1894, in New York, New York .   On January 31, 1915, he married Catherine Beatrice Robb .   They had several children. Mona Nilsson born July 20, 1915. Harry Edward ...
Nilsson's Aerial Ballet theater_comedy Nilsson's Aerial Ballet was an act created by Carl Emanuel Nilsson , Harry Nilsson's great-grandfather. [1] .   Using a device patented by Carl Nilsson , ballet performers appeared to dance in mid-air while other dancers performed on the stage below. ...
Anna Martin person Harry Nilsson's Aunt Anna was born Anna Louise Voorhis on January 17, 1920, in New York, New York .   She married Harry's uncle John Martin shortly after the end of World War II .   Anna Martin died on February 1, 2005.  
Nilsson Nyro Newman Neighborhood theater_comedy In a 1969 interview [1] , Harry Nilsson described a "contemporary musical" he was writing with Laura Nyro and Randy Newman called "Nilsson Nyro Newman Neighborhood."   It's an attempt to create an entertainment visually and musically by illustrating the lyrics. The three of us seem to ...
Harry Nilsson on Songwriting auto_stories I'm not a musician. I manage to write music using the guitar and piano to get chord structures that I put on tape. Someone who knows how transcribes them. That's how it works. -- Harry Nilsson (1969) [1] [1] "Music Maker" Daily News ( New York, New ...
Harry Edward Nilsson, Jr. person Harry Nilsson's father, Harry Edward Nilsson, Jr., was born in Brooklyn, New York on January 20, 1917, to Catherine Beatrice Nilsson (nee Robb) and Charles Harry Nilsson .   Nilsson married Elizabeth Martin . They had one son, Harry Nilsson .   ...
When Harry Met E. J. article This article originally appeared in Everybody's Talkin' .   By E. J. Gold   My stepfather worked in the late fifties and early sixties as the marketing director at Capitol Records until he was put out to pasture on an empty desk when EMI Britain ...
Always Look on the Bright Side of Life: A Sortabiography book Eric Idle's memoir is filled with anecdotes of the former Python's encounters with celebrities including a few run-ins with Harry Nilsson .   In the book, Idle describes singing "Volare " with Harry, Ringo Starr , and George Harrison at the exclusive ...
Loser's Lounge person Loser's Lounge is a New York, New York group which presents tribute concerts in local clubs.   On February 16-17, 1996, Loser's Lounge first paid tribute to Harry Nilsson with a concert featuring Nilsson's songs.   April 4-7 and 12-14, 2001, Loser's ...
Una Nilsson person Una Nilsson ( Una O'Keeffe ) was Harry Nilsson's third wife and the mother of six of his children. She was born on September 15, 1954 in Tipperary, Ireland . [1]   Harry and Una met in an ice cream parlor, married at an airport, and honeymooned in the Watergate Hotel .   O'Keeffe was a ...
Stephen Sondheim person Stephen Sondheim was born on March 22, 1930, in New York, New York .   Harry Nilsson recorded Stephen Sondheim's song "Marry Me a Little " at Sondheim's request as a Christmas gift for Judy Prince , the wife of theater producer, Hal Prince .
Americana Hotel place On May 13, 1968, John Lennon and Paul McCartney held a press conference at the Americana Hotel in New York, New York to announce the formation of Apple . Responding to questions, they named Harry Nilsson as both their favorite American artist and as their favorite American group.
Ilona Knopfler person Ilona Knopfler recorded her jazz version of Harry Nilsson's "One " for her 2003 album Some Kind of Wonderful .   The daughter of musicians who traveled often, Knopfler was born in Paris, France and lived in Hong Kong for several years. She then lived in New York, New York , and Atlanta, ...