Writer-pianist Hershey Felder brings the famed composer to life in "George Gershwin
Alone," at the Geffen Playhouse.
As the author writes in his opening, there are three central concerns to the book: "arrangements, mythmaking, and the recursive power of George Gershwin
and Rhapsody in Blue in narratives of America and its music" (p.
MAKING a return to the stage with Huddersfield Philharmonic Orchestra, international pianist Slava Sidorenko is to play the flamboyant Gershwin
Piano Concerto in F at the ensemble's spring concert on Saturday, April 23.
No figure embodies the mood and music of this time like George Gershwin
, a Jewish-American musical dynamo whose Rhapsody in Blue would become one of the most widely known compositions to come out of this time.
On Tuesday, Billy Joel will receive the Library of Congress Gershwin
Prize for Popular Song.
After having performed the Khachaturian Concerto last year and the Mozart K488 this past July, I thought it would be quite interesting and fun to do a different genre this time with the MMCOthe Gershwin
Concerto in F," she says.
Sing the Songs of George & Ira Gershwin
, Volume 1 of Singer's Choice
After all, the latest Friday Night Classics featured the music of two famous composers from the USA, George Gershwin
and Leonard Bernstein, and they would have been proud of the reception it received in England's second city.
of the CSIRO Marine and Atmospheric Research Centre revealed it is possible that the jellyfish with metre-long tentacles maybe a new species but belonging to the Thysanostoma group.
And if you can't make Saturday night, then he will also join conductor Clark Rundell and the Phil on Friday for one of the new "coffee concerts" at noon, although he will only be performing the Gershwin
Feinstein has a particular penchant for songs written by composer George Gershwin
with lyrics by George's brother Ira, and he is also fond of Fred Astaire.
loved Paris - and gained a little musical French polish there - but his own work was highly influential in fascinating the French with jazz.