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  1. Cast of "An American in Paris" waltz at St PancrasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2017 | Ham and High

    ... ere thrilled to play host to these talented artists." "An American in Paris", the musical, features music by George Gershwin and is inspired by the Oscar winning film, starring Gene Kelly and Leslie Caron.

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  2. AN American in Paris extends for the second timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2017 | IndieLondon

    Written by Craig Lucas and featuring the timeless music and lyrics of George and Ira Gershwin, An American in Paris includes the songs I Got Rhythm, 'S Wonderful, I'll Build a Stairway To Paradise and They Can't Take That Away from Me , together with George Gershwin's sweeping compositions including Concerto in F and An American in Paris . Jerry Mulligan is an American GI pursuing his dream to make it as a painter in a city suddenly bursting with hope and possibility.

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  3. an American in Paris Extends Booking Again To April 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... your heart and living your dreams is written by Craig Lucas and features the timeless music and lyrics of George Gershwin and Ira Gershwin , including the songs I Got Rhythm, 'S Wonderful, I'll Build a Stairway To Paradise and They Can't Take That ...

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  4. Michael Feinstein, Pasadena Pops have a special night on tap at the LA County ArboretumRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | Press-Telegram

    ... mighty force that can catch a new initiate off guard through the power it still yields.” The music of George Gershwin also shows up at the Hollywood Bowl this week when Bramwell Tovey leads the Los Angeles Philharmonic on Thursday in a ...

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  5. BWW Review: an Evening with George Gerhswin at Musical Theater HeritageRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    A new fall treatment of the music of American Composer George Gershwin opened this weekend and continues through August 27 at Musical Theater Heritage inside Crown Center. MTH Founder George Harter's take on Gershwin is an interesting look at the musical and societal influences that shaped the composer's work before his early death at age 38 of a brain tumor.

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  6. Photo Flash: MTH Theater at Crown Center Presents an Evening with George GershwinRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The MTH Theater at Crown Center has announced casting for AN EVENING WITH GEORGE GERSHWIN, its third Main stage production of the season. Artistic Director Sarah Crawford will direct a four- person ensemble featuring Lauren Braton, Jacob Aaron Cullum, Molly Hammer, and Justin McCoy.

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  7. Classical jazz fusion on the FringeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | Sunday Herald

    ... piano studies with a teacher who was taught by both Oscar Peterson and David Saperton, who was not only George Gershwin's brother-in-law but who could trace his pianistic lineage back to Beethoven, and an interest in pop music that began with the ...

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  8. an American in Paris at the Orpheum On Sale 8/25Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | 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 . The score of AN AMERICAN IN PARIS includes the songs "I Got Rhythm," "Liza," ...

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  9. Pianist Couple To Perform In Wareham ConcertsRead the original story

    Aug 4, 2017 | Falmouth Enterprise

    ... piano. The program will showcase their virtuosity and versatility, including their acclaimed rendition of George Gershwin's "Rhapsody in Blue," some of their original works and arrangements, and pieces from the classical four-hand repertoire. The ...

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  10. Follow-up Album from Vocalist Way-nee Dee & the Band "Never Too...Read the original story

    Aug 4, 2017 | PRWeb

    ... Starr) & Bill Sharpley 2. Medley Uno: My Funny Valentine, Lorenz Hart & Richard Rodgers & Embraceable You, George Gershwin & Ira Gershwin 3. Wichita Lineman, Jimmy Webb 4. Medley Dos: You Go to My Head, J. Fred Coots & Haven Gillespie & Serenade in ...

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  11. Patriotic tunes will meet classical music at Grand Rapids Symphony Picnic PopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | MLive.com

    ... can be bought for $408. The one-night only event will include performances of works by Aaron Copland and George Gershwin, with a finale from Antonin Dvork's Symphony No. 9 "From the New World." Peter Ilych Tchaikovsky's "1812 Overture" will play in ...

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  12. The symphony's new music director will make his Grand Rapids Pops debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | MLive.com

    ... last summer, will make his Picnic Pops debut, leading the Grand Rapids Pops in music by Aaron Copland and George Gershwin. The Brazilian-born conductor will lead the Grand Rapids Symphony in the Thursday, Aug. 3 concert at Cannonsburg Ski Area, 6800 ...

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  13. Review: Gorgeous Gershwin music and the City of Light, that's 'American in Paris'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    ... and the ensemble of the touring company of "An American in Paris," in Chicago at the Oriental Theatre. George Gershwin's 1928 symphonic tone poem, "An American in Paris," was written on commission. Modernist and experimental, rather than obviously ...

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  14. Tchaikovsky's 'Great' Big Jewish ProblemRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | Forward

    ... almost by reflex," said Felder, whose father survived Auschwitz. By way of analogy, Felder noted that George Gershwin, living in New York and Los Angeles, commonly referred to his 1925 one-act jazz opera "Blue Moon," the predecessor to "Porgy and ...

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  15. 20 of Europe's most beautiful hotelsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | CNN

    ... transformation, the Peninsula Paris proved worth the wait. It was once the Hotel Majestic, where George Gershwin penned "An American in Paris" in 1928. The building's sculpted stone facade -- covered in intricate bas-reliefs -- was meticulously ...

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  16. A Big Band Accompanies George Gershwin to the MTH Theater at Crown CenterRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The MTH Theater at Crown Center has announced casting for AN EVENING WITH George Gershwin , its third Main stage production of the season. Artistic Director Sarah Crawford will direct a four- person ensemble featuring Lauren Braton , Jacob Aaron Cullum, Molly Hammer , and Justin McCoy.

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  17. 10 on Tuesday with an American in Paris' Dana WinkleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Dana Winkle has a dream role at the moment. As part of the ensemble of AN AMERICAN IN PARIS, she performs nightly to the music of George Gershwin with Paris literally as the backdrop.

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  18. York Proms to return next summer after sold-out debut in Museum GardensRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 | York Press

    ... tenor Daniel Koek and Welsh soprano Natasha Marsh headlined the main Proms stage, performing such songs as George Gershwin's Summertime and Bernstein and Sondheim's Maria, from West Side Story. Heavily pregnant co-organiser Rebecca Newman - the York ...

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  19. John WilsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2017 | Nottingham Evening Post

    ... audiences are terrific, full of enthusiasm. In recent years, you've brought tributes to Cole Porter and George Gershwin with you. This new show in December is dedicated to MGM film musicals. Tell us more about the repertoire and what we can expect ...

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  20. Opening a Closing Doorsa *Jul. 1, 2017, 11:35 PM AstRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2017 | Trinadad Express

    "Closing Doors" was the name appropriately chosen by sisters LeAndra and Tylah Head as the banner for their final recital in the Bachelor of Fine Arts degree programme in music at the National Academy for the Performing Arts in Port of Spain last Saturday. A repertoire of classical songs was performed by these two young ladies as part of their finals and included such gems as Debussy's "Beau Soir"; Mozart's "Ach ichful's" (from Die Zauberflote - The Magic Flute; Herbert Howells' King David; and George Gershwin's "Summertime" from Porgy and Bess.

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