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Hamlisch

(ˈhæmlɪʃ)
n
(Biography) Marvin. 1944–2012, US composer, best known for the musical A Chorus Line (1975)
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'From new ways to earn and redeem points to the addition of more than 900 La Quinta by Wyndham hotels, we've spent the last year working to make Wyndham Rewards more rewarding for members than ever before,' said Eliot Hamlisch, leader of Wyndham Rewards.
2012 MARVIN HAMLISCH, American songwriter and composer for films.
"We're incredibly excited about what these enhancements mean for our members, as they're a direct response to what they told us they value most," said Eliot Hamlisch, senior vice president of worldwide loyalty and partnerships at Wyndham Hotels & Resorts.
In keeping with the French theme, the concert will feature music by Michel Legrand, Marvin Hamlisch and instrumental selections from "Les Misrables."
The 'songbook' consists of hits by composers Jerome Kern, George Gershwin, Cole Porter and Oscar Hammerstein in the first part, to be followed by the works of Leonard Bernstein, Marvin Hamlisch, and Stephen Sondheim, among others.
Williams won best featured actor in a musical in 1976 for the role of Paul in "A Chorus Line." The pioneering musical with music by Marvin Hamlisch told of the inner lives of actors auditioning for a big show.
Rand's interviews took place as far back as the 1990s, so the work also includes a large number of deceased legends, including writer and Holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel, monologue master Spalding Gray, actor Ossie Davis, and jack-of-all-trades Marvin Hamlisch. Particularly for such long-departed subjects, it's nice to see one more interview each about their work.
Bayer Sager's new tome won't disappoint her fans or those eager to learn more about the myriad other American culture greats she's worked with, who include familiar names such as music producer David Foster, BFF/ mogul David Geffen, songwriting partner and screen giant Clint Eastwood, her longtime paramour and songwriting partner, the late Marvin Hamlisch, and Broadway giant Neil Simon, whose Tony-nominated musical, "They're Playing Our Song" boasts Hamlisch-Bayer Sager songs and was loosely based upon their colorful showbiz relationship.
The writers are stellar, too: music by Matthew Sklar and Marvin Hamlisch; lyrics by Nell Benjamin; and book by Chad Beguelin and Bob Martin.
Elizabeth has been a guest soloist with numerous symphony orchestras including Pittsburgh with Marvin Hamlisch, Detroit, Omaha, Shreveport, Anchorage, Virginia, Long Beach Symphonies, Buffalo Philharmonic, and Maui Pops, among others.
Gore was nominated for Grammys and Marvin Hamlisch had his first big hit with her.