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Rhonda Davila

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Frank Sinatra's Musical Genius, Part I, the Skinny Years

<p>This collection provides a chronology of Frank Sinatra's musical life and influences that shaped his career. There are three stages: Skinny Years, Hat Years and Tux Years, all based on Will Friedwald's book entitled "Sinatra! The Song is You" and other references, which have been cited.</p> <p>Quizzes, video and audio files are included to provide a greater understanding the of man and his talents. #SmithsonianMusic</p> <p>Friedwald, W. (1995). <em><a href="https://books.google.com/books?id=gCBrW4AtY8QC&amp;pg=PA483">Sinatra! the song is you: a singer's art</a>.</em> New York: Scriber.</p> <p><strong><a href="https://learninglab.si.edu/collections/frank-sinatras-musical-genius-part-ii-the-hat-years/mHrXfA2WmM3EJNuf#r" target="_blank">To see PART II “The Hat Years” please click on the here.</a></strong><br /></p> <p><strong><a target="_blank">To see PART III "The Tux Years” please click on the here.</a></strong><br /></p>
Rhonda Davila
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Frank Sinatra's Musical Genius, Part III, the Tux Years

<p>Part III presents Sinatra's career as it shifts and evolves again to his temporary retirement. His closing years includes more on Reprise Records and his exploration into other musical genres. </p> <p>As noted, this collection provides a chronology of Frank Sinatra's musical life and influences that shaped his career. There are three stages: Skinny Years, Hat Years and Tux Years based on Will Friedwald's book entitled "Sinatra! The Song is You" and other references, all which have been cited.</p> <p>Quizzes, video and audio files are included to provide a greater understanding the of man and his talents. #SmithsonianMusic</p> <p>Friedwald, W. (1995).<span class="Apple-converted-space"> </span><em>Sinatra! the song is you: A singer's art</em>. New York: Scribner.<span class="Apple-converted-space"> </span></p> <p><strong><a target="_blank">To see PART I “The Skinny Years” please click here.</a></strong><br /></p> <p><strong><a href="https://learninglab.si.edu/collections/frank-sinatras-musical-genius-part-ii-the-hat-years/mHrXfA2WmM3EJNuf#r" target="_blank">To see PART II “The Hat Years” please click on the here.</a></strong></p> <p><br /></p>
Rhonda Davila
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Frank Sinatra's Musical Genius-Part II, the Hat Years

<p>The "Hat Years" explore Sinatra's career shift and his recordings with Capitol Records. This period reflects Sinatra at his prime with top hits and venturing out to other musical pursuits. </p> <p>Again, the overall collection provides a chronology of Frank Sinatra's musical life and influences that shaped his career. There are three stages: Skinny Years, Hat Years and Tux Years all based on Will Friedwald's book entitled "Sinatra! The Song is You" and other references, all which have been cited.</p> <p>Quizzes, video and audio files are included to provide a greater understanding the of man and his talents. #SmithsonianMusic</p> <p>Friedwald, W. (1995).<span class="Apple-converted-space"> </span><em>Sinatra! the song is you: A singer's art</em>. New York: Scribner.<br /></p> <p><strong><a target="_blank">To see PART I “The Skinny Years” please click here.</a></strong><br /></p> <p><strong><a target="_blank">To see PART III "The Tux Years” please click on the here.</a></strong></p>
Rhonda Davila
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