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  1. an American in Paris to Play Austin at Bass Concert HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 21 | BroadwayWorld.com

    AN AMERICAN IN PARIS, the most awarded new musical of 2015 and winner of four Tony Awards, will play Austin at Bass Concert Hall for a one week engagement May 30 - June 3. Inspired by the Academy-Award winning film, AN AMERICAN IN PARIS is the romantic story about an American soldier, a mysterious French girl and an indomitable European city, each yearning for a new beginning in the aftermath of war. Directed and choreographed by 2015 Tony Award-winner Christopher Wheeldon , the show features the music and lyrics of George Gershwin and Ira Gershwin , and a book by Craig Lucas .

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  2. Review: piano soloist wows at Albany Symphony Gershwin eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 20 | Albany Times Union

    Pianist and singer Kevin Cole reinterprets the works of Ira and George Gershwin on April 30 at the Williams Theatre. Max uncropped width: 77p5 less 2010 Gilmore International Keyboard Festival.

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  3. Annie Moses Band will bring - genre-defying' music to Ritz Theatre on Friday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 18 | Anniston Star

    ... will pull from several different projects, including "Rhapsody In Bluegrass," a bluegrass reimagining of George Gershwin's masterpiece, as well as more personal selections such as "Cherokee," "Where You've Always Been" and "Orange Blossom Special." ...

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  4. Video: Simon Mulligan Trio at Westport Arts CenterRead the original story

    Friday May 11 | Westport Now

    Simon Mulligan with the Simon Mulligan Trio delighted the Westport Arts Center crowd tonight with a concert that traversed both classical and Jazz music, including selections from Mozart, Debussy and Chopin as well as a unique interpretation of the George Gershwin Songbook. The trio included Gene Perla on double bass and Alan Korzin on drums.

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  5. London's an American in Paris Will Open Theatrically Throughout the U.S. This SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 10 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... from London's West End in their local movie theater this fall. With the gorgeous music and lyrics of George Gershwin and Ira Gershwin (including the classic hits 'S Wonderful and I Got Rhythm), book by Craig Lucas and direction and choreography by ...

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  6. York Symphony Orchestra Presents American ClassicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 8 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The York Symphony Orchestra will present American Classics on Saturday, May 19 at 7:30 p.m. at the Appell Center for the Performing Arts in York. The performance will pay tribute to the military with a color guard and armed forces salute in honor of National Armed Forces Day and will feature music by Aaron Copland, George Gershwin and a commemoration of Leonard Bernstein's 100th Birthday.

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  7. an American in Paris Comes to Community Center TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 4 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... and choreographed by 2015 Tony Award-winner Christopher Wheeldon , the show features the music and lyrics of George Gershwin and Ira Gershwin , and a book by Craig Lucas . Tickets start at $25 and are available now at the Wells Fargo Pavilion Box ...

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  8. Pollini and the Player PianoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 4 | National Review Online

    ... The notes were all there, but somehow the music had gone missing. Great roll pianists like Frank Milne and George Gershwin invented new styles of playing to minimize the effect. Reproducing pianos like the famous Ampico B attempted a more faithful ...

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  9. an American in Paris Comes to Milwaukee's Marcus CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 3 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... and choreographed by 2015 Tony Award-winner Christopher Wheeldon , the show features the music and lyrics of George Gershwin andIra Gershwin, and a book by Craig Lucas . The creative team is also comprised of Tony Award-winners Bob Crowley (set and ...

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  10. The Garden State Philharmonic closes their 62nd Season with an American FanfareRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 2 | PR Log

    ... Cool , and America . Rhapsody in Blue was a sensation at its premiere in 1924, winning Broadway composer George Gershwin near instant concert hall fame and putting American concert jazz music on the map. The Garden State Philharmonic is thrilled to ...

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  11. Concert review: Ben Folds and Oklahoma City Philharmonic rock the Civic Center Music HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 2 | NewsOK.com

    ... commission from the Nashville Symphony, Nashville Ballet and Minnesota Orchestra. Unabashedly stamped with George Gershwin's influence, the buoyant piece, which is featured on Folds' latest album, 2015's "So There," was both refreshingly ...

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  12. 7 details you might have missed on the latest episode of 'Westworld'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 29 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... where Logan was pitched on the park. Then, during the pitch, Clementine was playing "The Man I Love" by George Gershwin. We later heard Dolores play the same song after James Delos requested "anything but f---ing Chopin." The white dress Dolores ...

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  13. Soper Reese screens a An American in ParisaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2018 | Lake County Record-Bee

    ... the finest musicals Hollywood has ever produced, “An American in Paris” is remarkable for its George Gershwin musical suite, including “I Got Rhythm,” S'Wonderful,” and “Our Love Is Here To Stay.” ...

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  14. Louisiana Youth Orchestra ends season with concerto winner, Gershwin and 'Raiders of the Lost Art'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2018 | The Advocate

    Star power of the past and future will combine to fill the Raising Cane's River Center Theatre on Sunday afternoon when the Louisiana Youth Orchestra takes the stage. Proof is in the program, where the orchestra's stars of tomorrow will tackle legendary composer George Gershwin's "An American in Paris."

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  15. Christopher Johnson Comes to The Morris Museum, 5/6Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The critically-acclaimed concert pianist Christopher Johnson will make a rare New Jersey appearance when he performs at the Bickford Theatre on Sunday, May 6, with a program which features the New Jersey premiere of his new composition "Rhapsody on America the Beautiful." The program also includes well-known works by Frederic Chopin, Scott Joplin , Edward McDowell, and the solo-piano version of "Rhapsody in Blue" by George Gershwin .

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  16. ANW And Pasadena Conservatory Of Music Presents 3 Vignettes At A Noise WithinRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... to Thtre-Franais. Le Conservatoire - The John and Barbara Lawrence Rehearsal Hall An American in Paris by George Gershwin accompanies a scene from Georges Feydeau 's A Flea in Her Ear Thtre-Franais - Chuck and Bette Redmond Stage La Valse by Maurice ...

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  17. Pacific Symphony Youth Orchestra Concludes Season With Gershwin's an American in ParisRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... impressively by Liu. The concert closes on a sumptuous note with the ever-popular "An American in Paris" by George Gershwin . Led by Pacific Symphony Assistant Conductor and PSYO Music Director Roger Kalia, PSYO is comprised of Southern California's ...

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  18. Kendrick Lamar wins Pulitzer Prize for musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2018 | Newsday

    ... appeal and critical respect. The Pulitzer board has awarded special honors to Bob Dylan, Duke Ellington, George Gershwin, Thelonious Monk, John Coltrane and Hank Williams, but a popular figure like Lamar has never won the prize for music. In 1997, ...

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  19. Rapper Kendrick Lamar wins Pulitzer Prize for musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2018 | Sentinel

    ... music scene with the 2011 album The Pulitzer board has awarded special honors to Bob Dylan, Duke Ellington, George Gershwin, Thelonious Monk, John Coltrane and Hank Williams, but a popular figure like Lamar has never won the prize for music. In ...

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  20. Pulitzer Prize Winners 2018: Full listRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2018 | The Times of India

    The Pulitzer board has awarded special honors to Bob Dylan, Duke Ellington, George Gershwin, Thelonious Monk, John Coltrane and Hank Williams, but a popular figure like Lamar has never won the prize for music. In 1997, Wynton Marsalis became the first jazz act to win the Pulitzer Prize for music.

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