Bill Conti – Going The Distance Piano Sheet Music Bill Conti’s “Going the distance” is a musical piece written for the film Rocky II. Bill Conti composed several tracks for this and other films, and has seen his songs performed by various artists such as Frank Sinatra and Huey Lewis. Bill Conti was born in New York City in the year 1944. Bill Conti studied in Manhattan School of Music and later at The University of North Carolina under Hugo Weisgall. Bill Conti is known for his film scores, including “Rocky”, “For Your Eyes Only” and many others. Bill Conti has won several awards throughout his career which includes an Emmy Award for “The Kennedy Center Honors”, a Grammy Award, and was even nominated for an Academy Award. Bill Conti is also known to be the composer of two Olympic theme songs: “The Power of One” (used during the 1992 Summer Olympics) and “One Shining Moment” (used during the 1987-1996 seasons), both of which were originally used as Bill Conti’s composition. Bill Conti has also composed a multitude of various television theme songs for “The Six Million Dollar Man”, “Charlie’s Angels” and “Cagney & Lacey”. Bill Conti has collaborated with several other artists in his time, including Frank Sinatra, Little Richard, The Temptations and others. Bill Conti has also worked with various vocalists, including Bill Medley, Jennifer Warnes and Huey Lewis. Bill Conti’s song “Gonna Fly Now”, which was written for the Rocky series of films, is one of Bill Conti’s most iconic musical pieces to date.
George Gershwin – I Got Plenty O Nuttin Piano Sheet Music George Gershwin’s “I Got Plenty o’ Nuttin’” was featured in Porgy and Bess, a George and Ira Gershwin musical which debuted on Broadway in 1935. The song is sung by the protagonist of George and Ira Gershwin’s opera, Porgy. The song is significant because