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Pure (Chris Potter album)
Pure is a studio album by saxophonist Chris Potter that was released by Concord Jazz in 1995. Appearing on the album is frequent collaborator on guitar and pianist and organist Larry Goldings. According to Neil Tesser, Goldings plays with "virtually none of the traditional organ-jazz fare" on this album. [2]
Jean-Pierre Beltoise
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Muthuswami Dikshitar
Muthuswami Dikshita (Mudduswamy Dikshitar)[1](IAST: muttusvāmi dīkṣita, 24 March 1775 – 21 October 1835), mononymously Dikshitar[a], was a South Indian poet, singer and veena player, and a legendary composer of Indian classical music, who is considered one of the musical trinity of Carnatic music. Muthuswami Dikshitar was born on 24 March 1775 in Tiruvarur near Thanjavur in what is now the state of Tamil Nadu in India to a Kannada brahmin family (Hoysala Karnataka). His compositions, of which around 500 are commonly known, are noted for their elaborate and poetic descriptions of Hindu gods and temples and for capturing the essence of the raga forms through the vainika (veena) style that emphasises gamakas. They are typically in a slower speed (chowka kala). He is also known by his signature name of Guruguha which is also his mudra (and can be found in each of his songs). His compositions are widely sung and played in classical concerts of Carnatic music.
Football at the 2009 Island Games – Men's tournament
The 2009 Island Games in Åland was the 11th edition in which a men's football (soccer) tournament was played at the multi-games competition. It was contested by 16 teams.
Huitang (Chinese: 灰汤镇) is a rural town in Ningxiang City, Hunan Province, China. It is surrounded by Fengmuqiao Township on the northwest, Xieleqiao Town on the northeast, and Jinsou Township on the south. As of the 2015 census it had a population of 96,000 and an area of 210.9 square kilometres (81.4 sq mi).
Deborah Szebeko
Deborah Szebeko (born 1980) is founding director of the social design agency thinkpublic.
List of minor planets: 4001–5000
The following is a partial list of minor planets, running from minor-planet number 4001 through 5000, inclusive. The primary data for this and other partial lists is based on JPL's "Small-Body Orbital Elements"[1] and "Data Available from the Minor Planet Center".[2] A detailed description of the table's columns and additional sources are given on the main page including a complete list of every page in this series, and a statistical break-up on the dynamical classification of minor planets.
Journalism in Washington (state)
Journalism in Washington (then a U.S. territory) began with the publication of newspapers in the cities of Port Townsend, Steilacoom, and Olympia in the 1860s. By then, there had been journalism in Oregon for as long as a decade.[1]
Asfawossen Kassa
Asfawossen Kassa (1913 – 21 December 1936) was an army commander and a member of the royal family of the Ethiopian Empire.