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Shelter by Birdy - (v1)

 
 
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"Shelter" is a song by English indie pop band The xx. It is the 7th track of their debut album xx. It is the only track written and performed without former member Baria Qureshi. The songs lyrics were written by Romy Madley Croft, with the music written by her, Oliver Sim and Jamie Smith, with the song being produced by the latter. The song has been covered multiple times by other artists, with notable covers coming from Birdy, whose cover was released on her debut album Birdy, and by Hercules and Love Affair, who included their cover of the song as a bonus track on the US edition of their sophomore album Blue Songs. A cover of "Shelter" by English musician Birdy was released on 3 June 2011 as a digital download. The song was chosen as "Record of The Week" by UK radio DJ Fearne Cotton. It has peaked at number 50 on the UK Singles Chart. Jasmine Van den Bogaerde, also known by her stage name Birdy,. Show piano letters!
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Jasmine Van den Bogaerde, also known by her stage name Birdy, (born 15 May 1996) is an English musician known for winning the music competition Open Mic UK in 2008, at the age of 12. Her version of Bon Iver's "Skinny Love" was released in January 2011, peaking inside the top twenty of the UK Singles Chart and in some European territories. Her self-titled debut album "Birdy" was released on 7 November 2011. Birdy was born on May 15, 1996, in Lymington, England. Her mother is a concert pianist, and Birdy learned to play piano at the age of six, and began writing her own music at the age of 7. Birdy currently studies at Priestlands School in Lymington, a small state school which specialises in performing and visual arts. She sings and plays the piano. Birdy's great uncle was the actor Sir Dirk Bogarde. "Shelter" is a song by English indie pop band The xx. It is the 7th track of their debut album xx. It is the only track written and performed without former member Baria Qureshi. The songs lyrics were written by Romy Madley Croft, with the music written by her, Oliver Sim and Jamie Smith, with the song being produced by the latter. The song has been covered.
 
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THE HISTORY OF THE MODERN DAY PIANO  If you talk about love and melody together, the first thing that comes to your mind is the sweet tune of the piano. Ranging from the classic masterpieces of the Beethoven’s Symphony to the classical melodies of music maestro Yanni, the sound of a playing piano has always been a delight to the ears. The piano has provided some classic notes over its life of more than 300 years. Modern day piano has evolved a lot as compared to its most basic version developed in the early 18th century from the harpsichord. The modern day piano, however, is case out of an iron frame with a frame where strings are fastened and wrest plank that assists in tuning the strings for the musical clarity.   (More...)
 
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