Albéniz’ Suite Española Op.47 is comprised mainly of pieces written in 1886, and grouped together in 1887 in honor of the Queen of Spain.Like many of Albéniz' piano pieces, these works are miniature tone pictures of different geographical regions and musical idioms of Spain.Usually an integral part of an Uncomfortable Elevator Moment.John Robert "Joe" Cocker, OBE (born ) is an English rock/blues musician, composer and actor who came to popularity in the 1960s, and is most known for his gritty voice, his idiosyncratic arm movements while performing, and his cover versions of popular songs, particularly those of The Beatles.Since then, Badelt has been working on a number of his own film and television projects such as The Time Machine and K-19: The Widowmaker.He has also collaborated with other Media Ventures composers, such as Harry Gregson-Williams, John Powell, and Zimmer.If a character enters an elevator for any reason, the music playing on its speaker system — regardless of the program's genre — is almost always some version of "The Girl from Ipanema" by the great Antônio Carlos Jobim.
They have released fifteen studio albums, five live albums, and numerous compilation albums.
The band is noted for their musical diversity, multi-layered arrangements, vocal harmonies, and incorporation of audience participation into their live performances.
Their 1985 Live Aid performance was voted the best live rock performance of all time in an industry poll.
Klaus Badelt (born 1968) is a German composer, best known for composing film scores. He started his musical career composing for many successful movies and commercials in his homeland.
In 1998, Oscar-winning film composer Hans Zimmer invited Badelt to work at Media Ventures in Santa Monica, his studio co-owned by Jay Rifkin.
The eight original titles are Granada, Cataluna, Sevilla, Cadiz, Asturias, Aragon, Castilla and Cuba but only the first three titles and Cuba appeared in the original collection.