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  1. The French Go Crazy For 'An American In Paris'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | WGBH

    Parisians are going gaga over An American in Paris , the first-ever stage production of the 1951 Hollywood film starring Gene Kelly, Leslie Caron and with a musical score by George Gershwin. The performance at Paris' Chatelet theater is getting rave reviews and has completely sold out.

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  2. Sergey Smbatyan To Conduct The National Polish Radio Symphony OrchestraRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2014 | Groong

    SERGEY SMBATYAN TO CONDUCT THE NATIONAL POLISH RADIO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA 17:26, 19 Dec 2014 Artistic Director and conductor of the State Youth Orchestra of Armenia Sergey Smbatyan will conduct the National Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra during a concert to be held in the Polish city of Katowice on December 21. The program will include: Erich Wolfgang Korngold - The Adventures of Robin Hood Suite, Samuel Barber - Violin Concerto and George Gershwin - An American in Paris. The concert will be recorded for the National Radio of Poland.

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  3. 20 Best New Hotels of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | Fodor's

    ... and Champs Elysees, in its 1908 Haussmannian-style setting. Originally opened as The Hotel Majestic, where George Gershwin wrote "An American in Paris" while a guest in 1928, it also spent time as the country's Ministry of Defense office during ...

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  4. Review Roundup: Broadway-Bound an American in Paris- Updating LiveRead the original story

    Dec 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 . AN AMERICAN IN PARIS is the romantic story of a ...

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  5. Today In History, December 13thRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | WBNS

    ... Wilson arrived in France, becoming the first chief executive to visit Europe while in office. In 1928, George Gershwin's "An American in Paris" had its premiere at Carnegie Hall in New York. In 1937, the Chinese city of Nanjing fell to Japanese ...

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  6. True story of George Gershwin's lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | Dorsetecho.co.uk

    Written and narrated by renowned actress Susan Porrett, Classic Gershwin tells the story of Gershwin's life with musical illustrations from Viv McLean. Popular composer, musical genius, jazzer, commercial songwriter, showbiz celebrity, intellectual, sportsman, art collector, ladies' man, dandy, proud American, traditional Jewish family man? McLean is a much sought-after Gershwin interpreter, who has toured the US with the RPO and the late Marvin Hamlisch.

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  7. December 13th In NYC HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | NY1

    1928... "An American in Paris," a symphony composed by native New Yorker George Gershwin, makes its debut at Carnegie Hall to rave reviews. 1930... During a visit to the United States, renowned physicist Albert Einstein is honored at City Hall by ...

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  8. Kylie Minogue and Diane Kruger: two fans of jewellery by Eternam Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | South China Morning Post

    Just a few steps from the Arc de Triomphe is the 19th-century building where George Gershwin composed An American in Paris in 1928 and where Henry Kissinger signed the peace deal that ended the Vietnam war. The building housed a grand hotel in 1908 and it has now become The Peninsula hotel's first foray into Europe, as well home to the boutique for the elegant French fine jewellery line, Etername.

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  9. Review Roundup: Broadway-Bound an American in Paris- Updating LiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 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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  10. Broadway-Bound an American in Paris Opens at Theatre du Chatelet TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 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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  11. Photo Flash: Magnifique! First Look at Broadway-Bound an American in Paris at Theatre du ChateletRead the original story

    Dec 9, 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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  12. New Video Clips & Interview For Broadway Bound an American in ParisRead the original story

    Dec 3, 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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  13. Jazz from RomaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | Jerusalem Post

    ... of musical reference points is reflected in his Acacia Flower album, which covers sounds that range from George Gershwin to Brazilian composer Antonio Carlos Jobim, Irish folk music and a score by nineteenth-century Romanian composer Ciprian ...

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  14. San Francisco Symphony gets into the Festive spiritRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... McFerrin takes to the stage at Davies Symphony Hall to bring his own brand of infectious joy to the music of George Gershwin. In collaboration with composer and pianist Gil Goldstein , with Louis Cato on guitars and drums, and Jeff Carney on bass, ...

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  15. First Video Promo For Broadway Bound an American in ParisRead the original story

    Dec 1, 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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