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Remembering The Late Film Composer John Barry

The man who wrote scores for 11 James Bond films and won five Oscars passed away yesterday at 77.

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Don Kirshner, A Force In The Music Business, Dies

The music publisher and TV producer put rock on TV in the 1970s.

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Margaret Whiting, The Voice of 'Moonlight In Vermont,' Dies

The American singer landed her first hit as a teenager under the watchful eyes of Johnny Mercer.

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Library Of Congress Receives Largest Single Audio Donation

Recordings by Bing Crosby, Louis Armstrong and Billie Holiday are included in the largest single donation of audio to the library.

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