Other sites which may be of interest
Robert Farnon Society came
to an end in October 2013 and its magazine Journal
will be sorely missed.
is hoped that its WEB pages will continue so do keep checking here
for the latest information:
Music Society - for all lovers of Light Music, especially British
- if you like Percy Faith, odds are you also like Ray's
music. Doug Mitchell's pages are well worth a visit and contain
Riddle fans should visit the
official Nelson Riddle WEB pages.
One of the best MOR sites on the WEB is The
Space Age Pop Music Standards Page - don't be put off by this
title - and it also has lots of links to other interesting pages -
well worth a visit.
from David Shields includes excellent biographies of Percy Faith,
Robert Farnon, Leroy Anderson, David Rose, Nelson Riddle and many
others and now has a new section - 'Classic US TV Themes'.
Searching for second-hand Recordings
If you are looking for second hand records and CDs then try the
following - all three give access to hundreds of dealers world-wide
Most comprehensive is:
Close seconds are:
Who wrote that tune?
If you are interested in finding out who composed a
particular piece of music, or discovering what else they have
written, both ASCAP
(American Society of Composers and Publishers) and BMI
maintain on-line data bases which contain a wealth of information.
Although both are American organisations, they contain much
information about composers of other nationalities, including British.