The Music of Time

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The Music of Time

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Post by The Sultan of SoWhat » Fri Jan 18, 2019 5:38 pm

How about compiling a list of songs that are time-related?

I'll start it off with 4 songs:

"Time on My Hands"--an obvious way to begin
"About a Quarter to Nine," written by Al Dubin and Harry Warren and popularized by Al Jolson
"Round Midnight," by Thelonious Monk
"Time in a bottle," by Jim Croce

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With a nod to A Dance to the Music of Time, the 12-volume cycle of novels by Anthony Powell
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Post by TheJohnP » Fri Jan 18, 2019 6:22 pm

I'll submit a whole album

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Post by The Sultan of SoWhat » Fri Jan 18, 2019 6:49 pm

One O'Clock Jump - Count Basie's theme song
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Post by yinzburgher » Fri Jan 18, 2019 10:28 pm

The Rolling Stones - Time Is On My Side
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Post by yinzburgher » Fri Jan 18, 2019 10:39 pm

Pink Floyd - Time
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Post by The Sultan of SoWhat » Sat Jan 19, 2019 11:32 am

Rock Around the Clock
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Post by MAAHHH THE FRENCH! » Thu Jan 24, 2019 7:37 pm

I. Memento Mori





(I know Yinz already posted this song; I thought it fitting to include them here playing it when they were themselves older.)


II. Instrumental



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OK, a bit of a stretch on this one.

III. Contemporary






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I'll submit a whole album
I'll give you an entire band.
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Post by The Sultan of SoWhat » Thu Jan 24, 2019 8:15 pm

Ah yes, Leroy Anderson's "Syncopated Clock"--I was waiting to post that myself.

"Three O'clock in the Morning"--a very oldie.

If we move from a clock to a calendar--"A Hundred Years From Today."

"(I've Had) The Time of My Life" from "Dirty Dancing"
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Post by TheJohnP » Thu Jan 24, 2019 8:16 pm

MAAHHH THE FRENCH! wrote:
Thu Jan 24, 2019 7:37 pm

I'll submit
I'll give you an entire band.
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Not to quibble, but the band I posted was The Time.
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Post by FTE » Sat Jan 26, 2019 3:29 am

TheJohnP wrote:
Thu Jan 24, 2019 8:16 pm
MAAHHH THE FRENCH! wrote:
Thu Jan 24, 2019 7:37 pm

I'll submit
I'll give you an entire band.
Not to quibble, but the band I posted was The Time.
;)
How 'bout an entire record label?

https://www.discogs.com/label/43337-Time-Life-Music
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Post by The Sultan of SoWhat » Sat Jan 26, 2019 10:55 am

Going Classical: Chopin, "Minute Waltz."
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Post by MAAHHH THE FRENCH! » Thu Feb 07, 2019 7:05 pm

FTE wrote:
Sat Jan 26, 2019 3:29 am
TheJohnP wrote:
Thu Jan 24, 2019 8:16 pm
Not to quibble, but the band I posted was The Time.
;)
How 'bout an entire record label?

https://www.discogs.com/label/43337-Time-Life-Music
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Sat Jan 26, 2019 10:55 am
Going Classical: Chopin, "Minute Waltz."
Unfortunately that's minute as in little, originally "The Little Dog's Waltz" and composed at the suggestion of Freddy C's (no, not that one) squeeze at the time of making something where the right hand's part simulated a dog chasing its tail.

Meanwhile...

IV. Alexa, Talk Nerdy To Me





V. How Have These Not Been Posted Already?





VI. Moar Moldy Oldies




And...oh, you know its theme song already. Just enjoy a bit of Dr Blackadder instead.
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Post by The Sultan of SoWhat » Fri Feb 08, 2019 11:00 am

Leonard Bernstein, Betty Comden and Adolph Green: "Some Other Time"

Noël Coward: "Twentieth-Century Blues"

Chambers Brothers: "Time Has Come Today"

Donovan: "Season of the Witch"

The Rolling Stones: "Time is on My Side"

Not the title, but . . .: "It's quarter to three . . ." ("One for My Baby")
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