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Nelson Riddle Appreciation Society back in Riddle Hands

Nelson Riddle Appreciation Society back in Riddle Hands

ALAN WRIGHT’S OCCASIONAL JOTTINGS Imagine my delight when I found that the recently received envelope with the USA stamp contained Nelson’s Notes, Volume Two, Number One. I knew that Rosemary and David were planning to produce a publication, originating from America [Read More]

Nelson Riddle Showcase on Sirius XM by Nancy Sinatra

Nelson Riddle Showcase on Sirius XM by Nancy Sinatra

NANCY FOR FRANK Starring Nancy Sinatra On June 1st, 2008 Nancy Sinatra presented a special Nelson Riddle Tribute Show on XM/Sirius. The show was produced by acclaimed author and historian Chuck Granata. Chuck was responsible for Sessions with Sinatra: Frank Sinatra and the [Read More]

Nelson’s Grandson Michael Shares Some Memories of his “Pop Pop””

Nelson’s Grandson Michael Shares Some Memories of his “Pop Pop””

I was always in awe of my grandfather, Nelson Riddle.  It was something more than just  the respect a boy has for his grandfather… I knew I was in the presence of a great man when I was with him.  He passed away when I was almost twelve years old, but I have many [Read More]

ARCHIVES: FROM THE ASBURY PARK PRESS, FATHER’S DAY EDITION

ARCHIVES: FROM THE ASBURY PARK PRESS, FATHER’S DAY EDITION

(Nelson Riddle Appreciation Society “Nelson’s Notes” ARCHIVES, Fall 2008) If Nelson Riddle were still alive, he’d be getting a nice surprise from his eldest daughter this Father’s Day — one of his best-loved compositions, re-issued on CD. [Read More]

ARCHIVES: From Mark Myer’s Jazzwax blog

ARCHIVES: From Mark Myer’s Jazzwax blog

(Nelson Riddle Appreciation Society “Nelson’s Notes” ARCHIVES, Fall 2008) July 11, 2008 Interview: Buddy DeFranco in 1958 Yesterday, I wrote about Cross Country Suite (1958), a Grammy-winning symphonic jazz-folk album that was composed and arranged by [Read More]

A Letter From Our President Mrs. Rosemary Riddle Acerra

A Letter From Our President Mrs. Rosemary Riddle Acerra

(Nelson Riddle Appreciation Society “Nelson’s Notes” ARCHIVES, Fall 2008) THANK YOU ALAN WRIGHT! As Nelson’s Notes moves into a new phase of it’s existence (available in color as a pdf download in addition to the printed b&w copy) we would like to [Read More]

Remembering Nelson – 25 years on

Remembering Nelson – 25 years on

It is hard to believe that today marks the 25th anniversary of Nelson Riddle‘s death. It seems like yesterday since he was with us putting his unique touch on all things musical. Nelson, we love you and miss you… but your memory lives on good and strong through [Read More]

Fantastic Rehearsal for Tomorrow’s Monroe Show

Fantastic Rehearsal for Tomorrow’s Monroe Show

October 1, 2010 - If tonight’s rehearsal in Rumson, NJ was any indication of what’s to come tomorrow, the audience is in for a real treat.  With Lou Marini (BluesBrothers Band) on leading the  sax section, the band is fine tuned and on the top of their game. [Read More]

Jump for Joy! Peggy Lee Reissue

Jump for Joy! Peggy Lee Reissue

After several decades off the shelves we are please to bring your attention to the latest reissue of note featuring the voice of Peggy Lee together with the signature sound of Nelson’s orchestra. [Read More]

New Nelson Riddle Blog Goes Live!

New Nelson Riddle Blog Goes Live!

January 1, 2010 – The Nelson Riddle Foundation and the Nelson Riddle Orchestra are pleased to ring in the new year with a new image right here at www.NelsonRiddle.org – The Official Nelson Riddle Blog. [Read More]

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Happy Birthday Nelson!

Happy Birthday Nelson!

This day in 1921 Nelson Riddle was born in Bergen Co., New Jersey. Today we are celebrating his life and [Read More]

Carnegie Hall – A Phenomenal Success!

Carnegie Hall – A Phenomenal Success!

After 53 years, Nelson’s iconic arrangements for his Ella Fitzgerald Gershwin Songbook album are [Read More]

Celebrating Ella at Carnegie Hall

Celebrating Ella at Carnegie Hall

We are hard at work preparing the for our historic event on March 16th at Carnegie Hall. Together with the [Read More]

Holiday Issue Letter by Keith Pawlak

Holiday Issue Letter by Keith Pawlak

One of the most striking qualities about Nelson Riddle was his ability to remain musically active during [Read More]

Kickstarting the Nelson Riddle Orchestra’s bid for WOMEX

Kickstarting the Nelson Riddle Orchestra’s bid for WOMEX

The Nelson Riddle Orchestra has, for the past three years, been in redevelopment by the Riddle family and we [Read More]

The Witty Composer

The Witty Composer

(Nelson Riddle Appreciation Society “Nelson’s Notes” ARCHIVES, May 2009) by Alphonso [Read More]

ARCHIVES: The Riddle/Schwartz Interview

ARCHIVES: The Riddle/Schwartz Interview

by Warren Schroeger The year was 1982: The Cardinals win the World Series, a first class stamp costs 20 [Read More]

ARCHIVES: GEM OF A CLIP

ARCHIVES: GEM OF A CLIP

(Nelson Riddle Appreciation Society “Nelson’s Notes” ARCHIVES, May 2009) By Vernise Elaine [Read More]

ARCHIVES: Music vet Alan Livingston dies at 91

ARCHIVES: Music vet Alan Livingston dies at 91

(Nelson Riddle Appreciation Society “Nelson’s Notes” ARCHIVES, May 2009) Posted: Fri., Mar. [Read More]

ARCHIVES: 50 Years Ago  by Alan Wright

ARCHIVES: 50 Years Ago by Alan Wright

(Nelson Riddle Appreciation Society “Nelson’s Notes” ARCHIVES, May 2009) [Read More]