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'Classics Uncorked: April in Paris' attracts sellout crowd for KC Symphony

Kansas City Symphony , under the direction of Associate Conductor Aram Demirjian, presented its next to last concert of the 2014 Uncorked series on April 17 to a capacity audience at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts in Helzberg Hall and featured the signature piece, An American in Paris , by American composer George Gershwin.


Related Topix: Symphony, Arts, Classical, George Gershwin, Offenbach, Opera, France, World News,

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Bee Cave Bee Web Site

The Pops come to Bee Cave

The Backyard announces the creation of The Backyard Symphony Pops Orchestra - a 50 piece all-star ensemble that will perform its first-ever rock pops concert at The Backyard on April 27, 2014 at 7:30pm.


Related Topix: Symphony, Arts, Bee Cave, TX, Classical, Mozart, Austin, TX

Sun Apr 13, 2014


Pianist Joyce Yang and Springfield Symphony Thrill with Gershwin Concerto in F

After demonstrating the nimble expressive capabilities of the compact, classical-size ensemble with last month's presentation of music by Bach, Beethoven, and Prokofiev, the Springfield Symphony Orchestra and Maestro Kevin Rhodes unveiled the steam-rolling dramatic punch and effervescent color of the large romantic orchestra Saturday evening, ... (more)


Related Topix: Symphony, Arts, Classical, Bach, Beethoven, Prokofiev, Entertainment

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Asbury Park Press

Georgian Court University Chorale presents spring concert

The Chorale at Georgian Court University will have something for everyone to enjoy during their annual spring concert on Saturday, April 26, at 7:00 p.m. The performance will be held in the Casino building on GCU's historic Lakewood campus.


Related Topix: Lakewood, NJ, Fair Lawn, NJ, Magnificat, Classical, Mozart, Chorus

Tue Apr 08, 2014


Pianist Ted Rosenthal extends 'Rhapsody in Gershwin' to trio form

Pianist Ted Rosenthal, bassist Noriko Ueda, and drummer Quincy Davis bring out jazz "In The Wee Small Hours Of The Morning," from the "Out Of This World" album.


Related Topix: Classical, Jazz, Ted Rosenthal, Symphony, Arts, Music!, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Rhapsody in Blue, Comedy Movies, Strike Up the Band, Musical Movies, Big-Band


BWW Reviews: S'WONDERFUL: Gershwin Tunes Sung by a Super Talented Cast Onstage at MTW

S'Wonderful: The New Gershwin Musical// written & directed by Ray Roderick /MTW at Carpenter Performing Arts Center, Long Beach/through April 20 A hardcore fact about putting together a revue-type show with George and Ira Gershwin music: it's a daunting task.


Related Topix: Classical, Big-Band

Mon Apr 07, 2014


a a S Wonderfula has great music but isna t quite the musical MTW touted

Rebecca Ann Johnson as Jane, Damon Kirsche as Gene, Ashley Fox Linton as Leslie and Rebecca Spencer as Rosemary in Musical Theatre West's Production of 'S Wonderful When: 8 p.m. Friday, 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday, through April 20, with additional shows 7 p.m. April 13 and 8 p.m. April 17. George Gershwin died much too young.


Related Topix: Classical, George Gershwin, Arts, Dance

Thu Apr 03, 2014

The Daily Breeze

a Sa Wonderfula highlights Gershwin songs at Musical Theatre West

Director Ray Roderick, left with actress Rebecca Ann Johnson and actor Damon Kirsche before a rehearsal.


Related Topix: Classical, Big-Band, Arts, Theater, Los Angeles, CA

Wed Apr 02, 2014


Karrin Allyson to Perform at The Cabaret at the Columbia Club, 5/2-3

After a dozen releases on Concord Jazz over the course of two decades, and three Grammy nominations for Best Jazz Vocal Album along the way, the versatile vocalist/pianist still believes that the emotional connection that takes place in a small, quiet club during the late hours is one of the best parts of the jazz experience.


Related Topix: Jazz, Classical, Indianapolis, IN

Thu Mar 27, 2014


The Chattanooga Symphony & Opera Presents Here to Stay: the Gershwin Experience, 4/5

The CSO's last Luken Holdings Pops Series concert of the 2013/14 season pays tribute to the greatest team of collaborators in American music history - George and Ira Gershwin.


Related Topix: Classical, Arts, Opera, Symphony, Big-Band, Comedy Movies, Music!, Drama Movies, Shall We Dance, Musical Movies

Pique News Magazine

Music at Whistler takes audience to the movies and stage

Shall we dance? Shall we tap our toes, sing or hum along and feel swept away by the best musical numbers of yesteryear? Krysa has pulled together some of the finest music from the golden era of Hollywood and Broadway for his latest concert, as part of his Music at Whistler series, An Evening of Classic Songs.


Related Topix: Classical, Leonard Bernstein, Cole Porter, George Gershwin, Jazz, Bernstein

The Des Moines Register

See The Gershwins' 'Porgy and Bess' at Civic Center

It's hard to find anything written about "Porgy and Bess" that does not call it "the great American opera."


Related Topix: Theater, Porgy and Bess, Arts, Opera, Classical, George Gershwin

Sun Mar 23, 2014

Pacific Daily News

On the Fridge

The Guam Symphony Orchestra and Chorale will perform the music of George Gershwin at 1 p.m. today at the SandCastle.


Related Topix: Travel, Guam Travel, Classical, George Gershwin, Theater, Porgy and Bess, Painting, Arts, Non-Profit

Fri Mar 21, 2014

Times Herald-Record

Ulster Ballet's Festival of Dance has something for everybody

Since 1977, the Ulster Ballet Company has been showcasing some of the best professional and aspiring ballet dancers from the Hudson Valley and beyond.


Related Topix: Arts, Dance, Ballet, Classical, Stravinsky, Theater

Pacific Daily News

Enjoy the music of George Gershwin on Sunday

The music of American composer George Gershwin comes alive this weekend. The Guam Symphony Orchestra and Chorale will perform the composer's most renowned works for a Sunday matinee show at the SandCastle.


Related Topix: Classical, George Gershwin, Symphony, Arts