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Ertegun, le Turc qui inventa le son de l’Amérique 22 août 2014

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Les Echos (France) no. 21755, vendredi 22 août 2014, p. 8
Idées & Débats ~ Série d’été 9/9

Henri Gibier

Les sorciers de l’entertainment. Ray Charles, les Bee Gees, Eric Clapton, Aretha Franklin, Led Zeppelin et des dizaines d’autres stars ont connu le succès grâce au mythique label Atlantic, fondé par Ahmet Ertegun, fils d’un diplomate turc, fou de jazz et de rhythm and blues. (suite…)

Int’l Jazz Day to celebrate Turkish jazz link 18 février 2013

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Associated Press (USA) Monday, February 18, 2013

By Charles J. Gans

Pianist Herbie Hancock will celebrate the special connection between Turkey and jazz music forged decades ago when the Turkish ambassador opened his residence to white and black musicians at a time when segregation held sway in the U.S. capital. (suite…)

How Led Zeppelin helped to pay for dreaming spires 22 octobre 2012

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The Times (UK) October 22, 2012, p. 13

Richard Morrison

Sex,drugs, rock’n’roll…and the University of Oxford. From now on, two disparate worlds are eternally linked. This term, 16 postgraduate humanities students are taking up scholarships at Britain’s oldest seat of learning — courtesy of a £26 million gift from Mica Ertegun, the widow of the Turkish-American record mogul who founded Atlantic Records (suite…)

Ilhan Mimaroglu, 86, Composer and Record Producer 22 juillet 2012

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The New York Times (USA) Sunday, July 22, 2012, p. A 18
Obituary

By Peter Keepnews

Ilhan Mimaroglu, a composer best known for his electronic music and a record producer best known for his work with Charles Mingus, died on Tuesday in Manhattan. He was 86. (suite…)

Disparition. Ahmet Ertegun 24 décembre 2006

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Le Monde (France),  lundi 18 décembre 2006, p. 27

Sylvain Siclier

Il avait fondé la compagnie phonographique américaine Atlantic Records. (suite…)