Juilliard School of Music

  1. Roger Williams, Famed Pianist, Dies at 87

    October 10, 2011 6:42 AM EDT LOS ANGELES (AP) - Roger Williams, the virtuoso pianist who topped the Billboard pop charts in the 1950s and played for nine U.S. presidents during a long career, died Saturday. He was 87. Williams died at his home in Los Angeles of complications ...

  2. 'What A Wonderful World' Songwriter Weiss Dies

    August 25, 2010 12:00 AM EDT George David Weiss, who helped write chart-topping pop hits including "Can't Help Falling in Love" and "What a Wonderful World," has died. He was 89. He died Monday of natural causes at his home in Oldwick, N.J., his wife, ...

  3. iTunes Reaches Billion Download Milestone

    February 23, 2006 12:00 AM EST Apple Computer's iTunes Music Store has passed the 1 billion-download mark, less than three years after it launched and just days before a planned press event where the company will unveil new consume Apple Computer’s iTunes Music Store has p ...

  4. Rolling Stones Reveal U.S. Tour Dates

    May 10, 2005 12:00 AM EDT The Rolling Stones announced a world tour today (May 10) at a press conference at New York's Juilliard School of Music. The trek will be produced worldwide by Michael Cohl, under his Concert Producti The Rolling Stones announced a world tour ...

  5. Jazz Saxophonist Illinois Jacquet Dies

    July 22, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Jazz tenor sax legend Illinois Jacquet died today (July 22) in New York after suffering a heart attack. He was 81. Jazz tenor sax legend Illinois Jacquet died today (July 22) in New York after suffering a heart attack. He was 81. Born in Broussard ...