On this Day in Movie History, July 11, 1937: George Gershwin dies
It was on this day, July 11, 1937 American composer and pianist. George Gershwin died.
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Wed Jul 09, 2014
Canadian Brass performs musical blend at the Southern Vermont Arts Center
The sartorial get-up of the Canadian Brass -- tuxedoes and white running shoes -- fairly sum up the approach of this ensemble to their craft.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
WQXR Launches New Summer Series Michael Feinstein's American Pops Tonight
Starting tonight, July 9, 2014 at 10pm, WQXR will launch "Michael Feinstein's American Pops," a new series of one-hour shows that explores a chapter of twentieth-century music that is popular for seasonal concerts, but not conventionally considered part of the classical cannon.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
WQXR to Launch New Summer Series Michael Feinstein's American Pops, 7/9
Starting on Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 10pm, WQXR will launch "Michael Feinstein's American Pops," a new series of one-hour shows that explores a chapter of twentieth-century music that is popular for seasonal concerts, but not conventionally considered part of the classical cannon.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Pacific Symphony to Present Gerswhin Greats, 7/20
Pacific Symphony tackles the music of one of America's most celebrated composers -- George Gershwin -- for a memorable night of timeless music, as Mercedes-Benz presents Summer Festival 2014 continues with "Gershwin Greats."
Wed Jun 25, 2014
The Austin Chronicle
Like many composers who died at a young age, George Gershwin packed a very full career into a short life.
Women's Wear Daily
The Peninsula Paris to Open Aug. 1
The Peninsula Paris, a luxury hotel located a stone's throw from the Arc de Triomphe, is set to open on Aug. 1 after a four-year renovation.
Fri Jun 20, 2014
BWW Reviews: Heather Carvel Honors a Legend in WTC's World...
They say that everyone has a twin somewhere in the world. Well, I'm sure that Ethel Merman is proudly smiling down at hers as Heather Carvel boldly tackles the role of a lifetime in the World Premiere of Warehouse Theatre Company's BIG VOICE: THE ETHEL MERMAN EXPERIENCE.
The Times of Trenton
Princeton Festival's 'Porgy and Bess' opens Sunday
Janinah Burnett, as Bess, belts out a number as Porgy listens in the Princeton Festival production of "Porgy and Bess."
Sat Jun 14, 2014
J. Kent Barnhart astounds audiences with 'Rhapsody in Blue' performance
Rhapsody in Gershwin continues through July 6 at Kansas City's Quality Hill Playhouse.