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  1. An American in Parisa on StageRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | In Paris Now

    ... on to the last vestiges of French tradition with humor and wit. It goes without saying the musical score by George Gershwin is pure genius, but the orchestrations along with the heartfelt deliveries from the actors brought the music to a whole new ...

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  2. Hershey Felder as Irving BerlinRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | Berkshire Fine Arts

    ... the first in the sonata series, followed by "Franz List in Musik", then "Beethoven, As I Knew Him"(2008), "George Gershwin Alone", then "Leonard Bernstein: Maestro" (2010) and now "Hershey Felder as Irving Berlin", in 2014. Felder is uncanny in ...

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  3. Video: Go Behind-the-Scenes of Broadway-Bound an American in ParisRead the original story

    Nov 28, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... film, An American in Paris brings this classic tale to Broadway for the first time with music and lyrics by George Gershwin and Ira Gershwin and a book by Tony and Pulitzer Prize nominee Craig Lucas . Prior to Broadway, An American in Paris will ...

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  4. Gershwin Concerto in BacolodRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | Sun-Star

    IT HAS been said that while American composer George Gershwin was a musical genius, he wasn't so hot at composing long works. But after hearing renowned Filipino concert pianist Cristine Coyiuto play Gershwin's Concerto in F Major last week in Bacolod City, I beg to disagree.

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  5. Jazz Room presents Juno-award winning musicians this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | Waterloo Chronicle

    ... he has appeared as a soloist with the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra and Northumberland Orchestra performing George Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue. The sextet lineup includes Braid on piano, Trevor Hogg on saxophone, Michael Davidson on vibraphone, Don ...

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  6. Photo Coverage: Ann Hampton Callaway Brings 'Turning Point' to 54 BelowRead the original story

    Nov 24, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    During her musically spectacular performance at 54 Below last night Ann playfully introduces her pianist as George Gershwin . Ted Rosenthal may probably be able to play Gershwin's music with more accuracy than the composer did.

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  7. Scavenger Hunt: J'aime Paris FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Canada.com

    ... a striped shirt and beret, even the gauchest American can pass as a Parisian-wannabe. The very un-gauche George Gershwin's 1928 jazz-influenced symphonic poem is a tribute to Paris, where he went to study with the composer Nadia Boulanger. As the ...

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  8. Alacorde Piano Trio brings unique sound to chamber seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Times Herald-Record

    ... in a sonata progression of impulsive contrasts and unison among the three instruments. Selections from George Gershwin' s “Porgy and Bess” (1935) offered a change of pace in style with “Summertime,” a slow southern ...

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  9. Inside Sitzprobe For Broadway Bound an American in ParisRead the original story

    Nov 19, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... , An American in Paris brings this classic tale to Broadway for the first time with music and lyrics by George Gershwin and Ira Gershwin and a book by Tony and Pulitzer Prize nominee Craig Lucas . AN AMERICAN IN PARIS transforms the timeless story ...

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  10. Rice Lake, WIRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2014 | Rice Lake Online

    ... the Bach chorale "Komm Susser Tod" (Come, Sweet Death) and "A Night on Bald Mountain," by Moussorgsky. George Gershwin's "An American in Paris" suite and the first movement of Schubert's "Great" Symphony No. 9 comprise the second half of the ...

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  11. BWW TV Exclusive: Broadway-Bound an American in Paris Cast Travels to FranceRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... film, An American in Paris brings this classic tale to Broadway for the first time with music and lyrics by George Gershwin and Ira Gershwin and a book by Tony and Pulitzer Prize nominee Craig Lucas . Prior to Broadway, An American in Paris will ...

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  12. Sat 22Read the original story

    Nov 17, 2014 | Chicago Parent

    ... integrate dance, songs, storytelling, humor, and audience participation. Focuses on composers such as George Gershwin, Bedrich Smetana and Ottorino Respighi who wrote music about their favorite places, portraying city streets and bustling ...

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  13. 'An American in Paris' musical to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Bangkok Post

    ... new version of the romantic tale to theatres. Both the film and the play were inspired by American composer George Gershwin's symphonic poem of the same name, which he wrote in 1928, meant to convey the sounds and atmosphere of Paris. Jean-Luc ...

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  14. Mandolin virtuosos to perform in Forks on ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... gears in the middle of a concert. Oberlin might, for instance, switch from crooning an old Irving Berlin or George Gershwin song to playing a Western swing tune. He might play a Stevie Wonder or Allman Brothers song on his electric mandolin and then ...

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  15. Tasmin Little comes across as a tad too self-effacing for Korngold's showy violin concertoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | The Georgia Straight

    ... the aptly named Vancouver Youth Symphony Orchestra. Aaron Copland's Rodeo: Four Dance Episodes and George Gershwin's An American in Paris are ideally suited to this kind of marriage of pros and hopefuls. Their moments of swaggering exuberance must ...

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  16. Mr Piano ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | The Economist

    KIRILL GERSTEIN is a rare breed of piano virtuoso, equally at home with classical music and jazz. Currently on a world tour, he will play with the BBC Symphony Orchestra in London on November 12th, performing Arnold Schoenberg's piano concerto alongside the original band version of George Gershwin's "Rhapsody in Blue".

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  17. Stage Tube: In Rehearsal with the Cast of Broadway-Bound an American in ParisRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... film, An American in Paris brings this classic tale to Broadway for the first time with music and lyrics by George Gershwin and Ira Gershwin and a book by Tony and Pulitzer Prize nominee Craig Lucas . Prior to Broadway, An American in Paris will ...

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  18. Pre-Sale Begins Today for Broadway's An American in Paris;...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Playbill

    Tickets for Broadway's An American in Paris are now on sale for MasterCard cardholders, who get early access through Nov. 23 via www.Ticketmaster.com/AAIP or by phone at 250-2929. The Audience Rewards presale begins Nov. 24 and continues through Nov. 30. A Ticketmaster presale runs Dec. 1-5, and tickets will go on sale to the general public Dec. 7. An American in Paris will play a Nov. 22-Dec. 10 world premiere at the Thtre du Chtelet in Paris before arriving at Broadway's Palace Theatre March 13, 2015, prior to an official opening April 12. The new musical, which is inspired by the Oscar-winning film of the same name, features a score by George Gershwin and Ira Gershwin and a book by Craig Lucas .

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  19. MasterCard Presale for an American in Paris on Broadway Begins TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... film, An American in Paris brings this classic tale to Broadway for the first time with music and lyrics by George Gershwin and Ira Gershwin and a book by Tony and Pulitzer Prize nominee Craig Lucas . AN AMERICAN IN PARIS is the romantic story of a ...

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  20. Rhapsody In Bluegrass: The Art of American MusicRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2014 | WDAV-FM Davidson

    The Annie Moses Band presents Rhapsody in Bluegrass: The Art of American Music, a panoramic exploration of America and her music. Featuring favorites from Aaron Copland, George Gershwin, and other American originals, Rhapsody in Bluegrass fuses Appalachian bluegrass, Irish fiddle, beloved classical themes, and roots music to create a beautiful and transporting concert experience.

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