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Date Of Birth:
May 25, 1921
Date Of Death:
September 01, 2012 (91)
Birth Place:
New York, NY, USA
Gender:
Male
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BWW CD Reviews: Stearns Matthews' SPARK Swings With PizzazzBWW CD Reviews: Stearns Matthews' SPARK Swings With Pizzazz
by David Clarke - Dec 15, 2014

Celebrated solo cabaret performer Stearns Matthews recently released his debut solo album SPARK. The record serves as a wonderful introduction to his earnest and soothing lyrical baritone instrument. Each of the 11 tracks on the album is a song most already know and love, piquing interest in SPARK. Yet, Stearns Matthews wins us over as he sings them in such a way that the numbers sound completely brand new again. (more...)

THEATRICAL THROWBACK THURSDAY: A Toast To The Terrific 'Turkey Lurkey Time' Times Three (And A Half)THEATRICAL THROWBACK THURSDAY: A Toast To The Terrific 'Turkey Lurkey Time' Times Three (And A Half)
by Pat Cerasaro - Nov 27, 2014

Today, in honor of Thanksgiving, we are revisiting one of the most spectacular holiday showstoppers in Broadway history. (more...)

Billy Joel Honored With 2014 Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song; Concert to Air 1/2 on PBSBilly Joel Honored With 2014 Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song; Concert to Air 1/2 on PBS
by BWW News Desk - Nov 19, 2014

The Library of Congress is celebrating Billy Joel's 50-year career and his selection as the 2014 recipient of the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song in the nation's capital with a series of events, culminating in a star-studded concert tonight. (more...)

First Listen & Live Performance Of 'Time After Time' From She & Him's CLASSICSFirst Listen & Live Performance Of 'Time After Time' From She & Him's CLASSICS
by Pat Cerasaro - Nov 1, 2014

THE NEW GIRL goes back to basics! (more...)

She & Him's CLASSICS Track List Revealed, Featuring Styne & Bacharach, Out 12/2She & Him's CLASSICS Track List Revealed, Featuring Styne & Bacharach, Out 12/2
by Pat Cerasaro - Oct 28, 2014

THE NEW GIRL goes back to basics! (more...)

Dionne Warwick On Bacharach & David, Plus Biggest InfluencesDionne Warwick On Bacharach & David, Plus Biggest Influences
by Pat Cerasaro - Oct 28, 2014

Dionne Warwick discusses her hits and her influences! (more...)

A TRIBUTE TO THE MUSIC OF BURT BACHARACH AND HAL DAVID Set for Ware Center, 10/24A TRIBUTE TO THE MUSIC OF BURT BACHARACH AND HAL DAVID Set for Ware Center, 10/24
by BWW News Desk - Oct 15, 2014

A night of cabaret-style entertainment at the Ware Center of Millersville University on Friday, Oct. 24, will feature Jeff Calvin (pictured) leading the Up With Everything! Orchestra, in 'A Tribute to the Music of (more...)

ADM:21 to Present Works from GEORGE M!, A CHORUS LINE, IN THE HEIGHTS and More, 11/11-16ADM:21 to Present Works from GEORGE M!, A CHORUS LINE, IN THE HEIGHTS and More, 11/11-16
by BWW News Desk - Oct 14, 2014

American Dance Machine for the 21st Century (ADM21) will present 15 show-stopping musical theater dance numbers performed by stars from the musical theater and dance worlds during its Joyce Theater debut November 11-16, today announced Nikki Feirt Atkins, Founder and Executive Artistic Director and Margo Sappington, Artistic Director. All performances will feature live music and will be directed by Margo Sappington with musical direction by Eugene Gwozdz. (more...)

Jeffrey Brian Adams, Monique Hafen & More to Star in San Francisco Playhouse's PROMISES, PROMISESJeffrey Brian Adams, Monique Hafen & More to Star in San Francisco Playhouse's PROMISES, PROMISES
by BWW News Desk - Oct 3, 2014

San Francisco Playhouse have announced casting for their holiday show, a revival of the 1968 Broadway hit Promises, Promises to be directed by Bill English. (more...)

Jason Mraz Shows Off 'Green Thumb' at NYC Parks EventJason Mraz Shows Off 'Green Thumb' at NYC Parks Event
by BWW News Desk - Sep 18, 2014

The event celebrated the wonderful work NYC gardeners do all year long, highlighted the importance of both urban and rural farms across the nation, and helped prepare this new garden for the winter. (more...)

THEATRICAL THROWBACK THURSDAY: Barbra Streisand & Burt Bacharach's Dynamic DuetsTHEATRICAL THROWBACK THURSDAY: Barbra Streisand & Burt Bacharach's Dynamic Duets
by Pat Cerasaro - Sep 18, 2014

Today we are turning our attention to a sensational TV special featuring music icons Barbra Streisand and Burt Bacharach in honor of this week's release of Streisand's PARTNERS. (more...)

Legendary Singer Dionne Warwick To Release New Album, 'Feels So Good'Legendary Singer Dionne Warwick To Release New Album, 'Feels So Good'
by BWW News Desk - Aug 27, 2014

Legendary Grammy Award-winning singer, Dionne Warwick, is set to release a star-studded duets album entitled, 'Feels So Good', on Tuesday, October 28, 2014 through Bright Music Records/Caroline. The 14-track album features an anthology of Warwick classics written by Hal David and Burt Bacharach, with each song reborn as a duet with a refreshing and vibrant twist, as well as four new original duets with some of music's brightest stars. (more...)

Billy Joel to Be Honored with Gershwin Prize for Popular SongBilly Joel to Be Honored with Gershwin Prize for Popular Song
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2014

The Library of Congress has announced that it will honor legendary musician Billy Joel with its Gershwin Prize for Popular Song. (more...)

San Francisco Playhouse Adds PROMISES, PROMISES to 2014-15 SeasonSan Francisco Playhouse Adds PROMISES, PROMISES to 2014-15 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jul 16, 2014

San Francisco Playhouse has finalized their 12th season with the announcement of their holiday show, a revival of the 1968 Broadway hit Promises, Promises. (more...)

Grammy Award Winning Artist Jason Mraz to Perform During HSN Live Concert Special Grammy Award Winning Artist Jason Mraz to Perform During HSN Live Concert Special
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2014

Leading entertainment and lifestyle retailer HSN welcomes Grammy Award winning artist, Jason Mraz to the HSN Live stage for a special concert event on Tuesday, July 1 at 9 p.m. (EDT). Currently gearing up for the release of his fifth studio album, Jason, and his band, Raining Jane, will perform tracks from YES! during a one-hour special performance across all of HSN's platforms, including TV, online and mobile. (more...)

The Dix Hills Performing Arts Center Presents Julie Budd in Celebration of Her New Album, THEY WROTE THE SONGS, 7/25The Dix Hills Performing Arts Center Presents Julie Budd in Celebration of Her New Album, THEY WROTE THE SONGS, 7/25
by BWW News Desk - Jun 23, 2014

When that special song was played it meant so much to us, and it still does. That meaningful song took you back to a special time and a place, when hearing those lyrics and caressing those melodies transported you to a place where only music can take you. Julie Budd now sings… “They Wrote The Songs,” an evening of the greatest songs from the most celebrated writers and beloved entertainers, songs that are the heart of our generation and the soundtracks of our lives. Julie sings selections from Burt Bacharach and Hal David, Elton John, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Barry Manilow, and some songs from great shows like Wicked and The Wiz, along with the great American classic composers. These memories will last forever and so will these songs. Julie Budd will share her memories with you as she explores the grand talents behind the music. Join us in celebrating these songs with nationally-loved Julie Budd, hailed by The New York Times as “The Consummate Performer,” in what is surely to be an evening of warm memories and some of the finest music ever written. These are the songs of our lives. Let's share the memories, as Julie Budd sings “They Wrote The Songs.” (more...)

Chita Rivera Performs at 2014 Songwriters Hall Of Fame GalaChita Rivera Performs at 2014 Songwriters Hall Of Fame Gala
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2014

Last night, the legendary CHITA RIVERA wowed the packed Marriot Marquis ballroom for the 45th Annual Songwriters Hall of Fame Induction Gala. She was greeted with cheers and a standing ovation as she sang a medley from WEST SIDE STORY, which included 'A Boy Like That' and the show-stopping 'America', in a program designed to mix past and future sounds. (more...)

Replay America: The Ultimate 80s Festival Set for MPAC, 7/9Replay America: The Ultimate 80s Festival Set for MPAC, 7/9
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2014

Go back to the future with the best of 80s pop at Replay America: The Ultimate 80s Festival, Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 7:30 pm. Tickets are $75-$150. (more...)

BWW Interview: Melissa Manchester on Her Café Carlyle Debut, Her Latest Album & Bway Musicals She LovesBWW Interview: Melissa Manchester on Her Café Carlyle Debut, Her Latest Album & Bway Musicals She Loves
by Adrienne Onofri - Jun 10, 2014

The Grammy winner returns to her hometown in anticipation of her 20th album, which she financed through Indiegogo. (more...)

Photo Flash: THE SONGS OF OUR LIVES Concert Tributes Lamont Dozier and David CrosbyPhoto Flash: THE SONGS OF OUR LIVES Concert Tributes Lamont Dozier and David Crosby
by BWW News Desk - Jun 9, 2014

"I'm in heaven," said Sean McNabb (bassist with House of Lords, Great White, and more), in reference to watching and meeting David Crosby. His sentiments seemed to be shared by the patrons of the 7th annual sold out "The Songs Of Our Lives" concert, benefiting The Fulfillment Fund, that paid tribute to two legendary songwriters: LAMONT DOZIER & DAVID CROSBY. Scroll down for photos from the concert! (more...)

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