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  1. Seattle Symphony launches its own recording labelRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2014 | Seattle Times

    ... 19). The recordings were made of recent SSO performances of works by Maurice Ravel, Camille Saint-Sans, George Gershwin, Charles Ives and Henri Dutilleux. Seattle Symphony executive director Simon Woods, at a media preview for the label, explained ...

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  2. Faculty Recital in Rocklin March 23rdRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2014 | Rocklin and Roseville Today

    ... Keene, Michelle Coder, and Stephen Miller will perform works by Claude Debussy, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, George Gershwin, Billy Strayhorn, and Mike Crain. The Sierra College Rocklin Campus is located at 5000 Rocklin Road, Rocklin CA. Admission for ...

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  3. The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra's Bny Mellon Grand Classics Presents American Fanfare, 3/28-30Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... some of the most beloved works of American composers, including "Appalachian Spring" by Aaron Copland and George Gershwin's "An American in Paris," among others. Each BNY Mellon Grand Classics concert is part of the Explore & Engage program, which ...

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  4. Expand Spoleto Festival's horizonsRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2014 | Post and Courier

    ... alone dictates it should have. That the Charleston Symphony Orchestra offer an annual performance of, say, George Gershwin's score for "Porgy and Bess," his "Rhapsody in Blue" and "An American in Paris" (music that's not only great but sounds good, ...

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  5. Suffolk high school student sang at Carnegie HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2014 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... Haley tried out for the television show "The Voice." She didn't make the final cut but impressed her father. George Gershwin, Leonard Bernstein and The Beatles are among those who've played at Carnegie Hall, which opened in 1891. Much of Haley's ...

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  6. ZOFO Duet concludes its Old First residency with another program of premieresRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... six movements, each of which captured a different aspect of a sightseer's experiences. In the same vein as George Gershwin's "An American in Paris," the music is an affectionate memoir that sometimes overloads the sentimentality. Nevertheless, there ...

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  7. Paris: At Last, We Have Images of The Peninsula ParisRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2014 | HotelChatter

    ... restoration of the former Hotel Majestic, a 1908 Beaux Arts building in the 16th arrondissement (fun fact: George Gershwin wrote part of "An American in Paris" here). Now that its August 1st opening date draws closer, we have a peek at what some of ...

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  8. Samo Salamon and The Slovene Philharmonic String Chamber Orchestra: Free Strings: OrchestrologyRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... considering the classical element, and do not operate as opposing forces. "Rhapsody" draws semblances to George Gershwin's body of work, more so from an ideological perspective via an Americana-shaded classical stance, and comes as a welcome ...

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  9. A French reissue of early Gershwin conductors and pianistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Near the end of last January, the French DIAPASON label issued an "anthology" CD of the music of George Gershwin as part of their " indispensables " series.

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  10. Peter Rubardt: Symphony goes back in time for showRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2014 | Pensacola News Journal

    ... sonic color as a fundamental element of musical composition. Bracingly original, it is a piece of its time. George Gershwin, known as the king of the jazz age, was at the height of his powers in the '20s, riding a string of Broadway hits. Following ...

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  11. The Gershwins' "Porgy and Bess"Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2014 | EDGE

    ... succeeds. "Porgy and Bess" is arguably the only enduring American opera. And it is little surprise that George Gershwin would be the one to compose it. With the ability to infuse his classical compositions with the harnessed syncopations and ...

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  12. The Gershwins' "Porgy and Bess"Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2014 | EDGE

    ... succeeds. "Porgy and Bess" is arguably the only enduring American opera. And it is little surprise that George Gershwin would be the one to compose it. With the ability to infuse his classical compositions with the harnessed syncopations and ...

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  13. Kimmel Center Continues Black History Month with Porgy and Bess, Free Jazz EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... on performance evenings). Porgy and Bess originally began its journey to the Broadway stage in 1936, when George Gershwin wrote a letter to African-American poet DuBose Heyward , author of the novel Porgy, proposing that the two of them collaborate ...

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  14. How Two Men Made a Lady Out of JazzRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    ... the expectations of both Whiteman and his protA gA , an ambitious 25-year-old songwriter named George Gershwin, who, like Whiteman, hoped to create a new American music born of equal parts jazz and classical music. The concert became a ...

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  15. Kimmel Center Continues Black History Month with Porgy and Bess, Free Jazz EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... on performance evenings). Porgy and Bess originally began its journey to the Broadway stage in 1936, when George Gershwin wrote a letter to African-American poet DuBose Heyward , author of the novel Porgy, proposing that the two of them collaborate ...

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  16. How Two Men Made a Lady Out of JazzRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    ... the expectations of both Whiteman and his protA gA , an ambitious 25-year-old songwriter named George Gershwin, who, like Whiteman, hoped to create a new American music born of equal parts jazz and classical music. The concert became a ...

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  17. Coming full circleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2014 | Asbury Park Press

    George Gershwin's "Rhapsody In Blue" is as beloved and familiar a piece of music as any in the American canon, even if nobody is sure what to call it.

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  18. Bose Soundlink Mini: The Small but Mighty Portable SpeakerRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2014 | Geeksugar

    ... ($25) to protect the speaker from the elements. The Soundlink Mini was a champ, playing everything from George Gershwin's full-bodied Rhapsody in Blue to Led Zeppelin's sweet, melodic Stairway to Heaven . Midtones were warm yet crisp, low registers ...

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  19. An American in Paris at Forest Roberts TheatreRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2014 | WLUC-TV Negaunee

    A dance performance, co-produced by NMU senior, Alycia Heckathorn, brings a snippet of George Gershwin's symphonic poem, An American in Paris, to life.

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  20. Music goes soloRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2014 | Forbes.com

    ... conductor; Eva Gauthier, singer; Ravel at piano; Manoah Leide-Tedesco, composer-conductor; and composer George Gershwin. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Of course there were different tastes in music, and people often fought over them. The rise of jazz ...

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