Fulfilling my personal promise to complete a song-a-week project I was involved with in 2013, I’m writing a song a week for the next 5 weeks. This is week #1, with the prompt: BROTHER.
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A Few Little Notes is the production company and record label for music composer, producer and singer Lucy Kalantari. Writing music for over 25 years, she has an extensive library of songs and compositions across many genres.
Lucy Kalantari is a GRAMMY® Award winning songwriter, composer and producer based in Brooklyn, New York, making jazz age inspired music for families. She is the frontwoman and bandleader for Lucy Kalantari & the Jazz Cats. Her songs have been featured on networks such as Universal Kids and can often be found topping the charts on SiriusXM Kids Place Live and other family programs around the country. Kalantari’s latest album, All the Sounds won a GRAMMY® Award for Best Children’s Album.
Born in the United States to Latino parents (Dominican mother and a Puerto Rican father), she grew up in a bilingual household and writes songs both in English and Spanish. She was the first female Chief Engineer at Purchase Conservatory of Music where she ran the school's recording studios and studied composition. Her children's music debut album Pockets Full of Joy (2014) won a Parents' Choice Award and was featured in The Best Kids Music of 2014, by Cooper & Kid. Her follow-up album Big Things (2016) won multiple awards including Parents' Choice, Independent Music Award for Best Children's Song and the International Songwriting Competition. It's the Holidays! (2017) received accolades including the Parents' Choice Award and 3 stars from the LA Times in their 2017 Christmas album roundup. Her most recent GRAMMY® Award winning album All the Sounds (2018) has won multiple awards and was celebrated at Lollapalooza in Chicago.
Thoughts and things on things.