Michael Feinstein Pledges $1 Million to the Great American Songbook FoundationMichael Feinstein Pledges $1 Million to the Great American Songbook Foundation
by BWW News Desk - Jul 31, 2019

Michael Feinstein and a handful of friends have pledged $1 million to support the Great American Songbook Foundation, the nonprofit organization he founded in 2007 to preserve and celebrate the legacy of our nation's timeless popular music. (more...)

New York Teen Claims Top Honors In National Songbook Academy FinalsNew York Teen Claims Top Honors In National Songbook Academy Finals
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2019

A high school junior from upstate New York earned the top title of Songbook Youth Ambassador at the Saturday finals concert to cap the weeklong Songbook Academy, the nation's only youth music intensive focused on the timeless popular standards of jazz, Broadway and Hollywood. (more...)

Frank Winkler to Guest-Conduct Music Institute Chorale July 24Frank Winkler to Guest-Conduct Music Institute Chorale July 24
by BWW News Desk - Jul 9, 2019

Recently retired piano and conducting faculty member Frank Winkler has performed and taught a wide range of musical styles, from the classic to the contemporary, but he has found the people, from professional musicians to teaching colleagues to students of all ages, the most rewarding aspect of his career. (more...)

Laura Osnes, Melissa Manchester Among Star Mentors At Feinstein's Songbook AcademyLaura Osnes, Melissa Manchester Among Star Mentors At Feinstein's Songbook Academy
by BWW News Desk - Jul 8, 2019

Singer-songwriter Melissa Manchester and Broadway stars Laura Osnes and Michael McElroy will join Michael Feinstein as professional mentors at this year's Songbook Academy summer intensive, the nation's only youth music program focused on the timeless standards of jazz, pop, Broadway and Hollywood. (more...)

Jeremy Stolle And Friends To Stage For One Night Only Charitable Benefit At Feinstein's/54 BelowJeremy Stolle And Friends To Stage For One Night Only Charitable Benefit At Feinstein's/54 Below
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2019

Stollehouse Productions, in association with UIA Presents and KMEntertainment, announced today that The Phantom of the Opera veteran, Jeremy Stolle will return to the New York stage in JEREMY STOLLE AND FRIENDS. This event will be a special, one night only charity benefit for Broadway Hearts (a not-for-profit organization of Broadway, Off-Broadway, TV, film and ballet companies who bring entertainment to children in New York-area children's hospitals) that will take place on August 18th at 9:30PM at Feinstein's54 Below, 254 West 54th Street. www.jeremystolle.com (more...)

ASPECT Presents Archduke Rudolph: Beethoven's Pupil And Patron, Feat. Illustrated Talk By Ignat SolzhenitsynASPECT Presents Archduke Rudolph: Beethoven's Pupil And Patron, Feat. Illustrated Talk By Ignat Solzhenitsyn
by BWW News Desk - Mar 13, 2019

The ASPECT Foundation for Music & Arts continues its third New York City season of illuminating performances with Archduke Rudolf: Beethoven's Pupil and Patron on Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at 7:30pm at Bohemian National Hall. Russian-American pianist and conductor Ignat Solzhenitsyn is joined by violinist Korbinian Altenberger and cellist Na-Young Baek for a program of works Beethoven dedicated to his most significant patron and composition student, Archduke Rudolf of Austria: the Violin Sonata No.10 in G major, Op.96 and Piano Trio in B-flat major, Op. 97 “Archduke.” (more...)

Applications Are Now Open For 2019 Songbook AcademyApplications Are Now Open For 2019 Songbook Academy
by BWW News Desk - Jan 22, 2019

The Great American Songbook Foundation has launched the nationwide application process for its 2019 Songbook Academy summer intensive, a one-of-a-kind performance program for high school students led by Foundation founder and five-time Grammy Award nominee Michael Feinstein. (more...)

The Chamber Orchestra Of Philadelphia Presents The Second Concert Of The 2018/2019 Migrations SeasonThe Chamber Orchestra Of Philadelphia Presents The Second Concert Of The 2018/2019 Migrations Season
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2018

The Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia (COP) explores the sound of the pipa alongside familiar European repertoire with works of Mozart and Dvo?ak. These works for strings by master composers are followed by a traditional Chinese tune arranged by COP's own Dirk Brosse. The Pipa is showcased alongside the Chamber Orchestra's sound in Lou Harrison's Concerto for Pipa with String Orchestra. Wu Man will also first introduce us to the instrument by playing a solo piece for the Pipa in the intimate setting of the Perelman Theater. (more...)

WNO Presents Ryan Speedo Green In RecitalWNO Presents Ryan Speedo Green In Recital
by BWW News Desk - Oct 4, 2018

Named for the groundbreaking African American contralto, the Marian Anderson Vocal Award recognizes a young American singer in opera, oratorio, or recital repertoire with outstanding promise for a significant career. Washington National Opera (WNO) named bass-baritone Ryan Speedo Green as the 2018 recipient earlier this year and is pleased to present him in concert today, October 4 at 7:30 p.m. in the Kennedy Center Terrace Theater. Tickets are $39. (more...)

WNO Presents Ryan Speedo Green In RecitalWNO Presents Ryan Speedo Green In Recital
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2018

Named for the groundbreaking African American contralto, the Marian Anderson Vocal Award recognizes a young American singer in opera, oratorio, or recital repertoire with outstanding promise for a significant career. Washington National Opera (WNO) named bass-baritone Ryan Speedo Green as the 2018 recipient earlier this year and is pleased to present him in concert on Thursday, October 4 at 7:30 p.m. in the Kennedy Center Terrace Theater. Tickets are $39. (more...)

Kentucky Teen Claims Top Honors in National Songbook Academy FinalsKentucky Teen Claims Top Honors in National Songbook Academy Finals
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2018

A rising college freshman from Lexington, Ky., earned the top title of Songbook Youth Ambassador at the Saturday finals concert to cap the weeklong Songbook Academy®, the nation's only youth music intensive focused on the timeless popular standards of jazz, Broadway and Hollywood. (more...)

Alexander Gemignani, Nat Zegree, and More to Be Mentors at Songbook AcademyAlexander Gemignani, Nat Zegree, and More to Be Mentors at Songbook Academy
by BWW News Desk - Jul 16, 2018

Performers from Broadway's Hamilton, Mean Girls and Carousel will be among the professional mentors for the Great American Songbook Foundation's 2018 Songbook Academy, the nation's only summer youth music intensive focused on the timeless standards of jazz, pop, Broadway and Hollywood. (more...)

Tony Award Winner And Blue Bloods Star Len Cariou Comes to the Zephyr TheatreTony Award Winner And Blue Bloods Star Len Cariou Comes to the Zephyr Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Jun 13, 2018

Tony award-winning actor Len Cariou (Sweeney Todd, A Little Night Music, Applause), in collaboration with Aruba productions, proudly presents and stars in Broadway and the Bard: An Evening of Shakespeare & Song at 7456 Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90046, Thursday, June 28 - Sunday, July 1, 2018. (more...)

Photo Flash: BROADWAY AND THE BARD Celebrates Its Opening NightPhoto Flash: BROADWAY AND THE BARD Celebrates Its Opening Night
by BWW News Desk - Jun 8, 2018

Tony® award-winning actor Len Cariou (Sweeney Todd, ALittle Night Music, Applause), in collaboration with Aruba productions, proudly presents and stars in Broadway and the Bard: An Evening of Shakespeare &Song at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont Ave., Chicago, previewing Wednesday, June 6 with a press opening Thursday, June 7 and closing Sunday, June 10, 2018. (more...)

Tony Award-Winner Len Cariou Presents & Stars In AN EVENING OF SHAKESPEARE & SONGTony Award-Winner Len Cariou Presents & Stars In AN EVENING OF SHAKESPEARE & SONG
by BWW News Desk - Jun 6, 2018

Tony award-winning actor Len Cariou (Sweeney Todd, A Little Night Music, Applause), in collaboration with Aruba productions, proudly presents and stars in Broadway and the Bard: An Evening of Shakespeare & Song at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont Ave., Chicago, previewing Today, June 6 with a press opening Thursday, June 7 and closing Sunday, June 10, 2018. (more...)

Broadway Legend Len Cariou Performs At Stage 773 This WeekBroadway Legend Len Cariou Performs At Stage 773 This Week
by BWW News Desk - Jun 4, 2018

Tony award-winning actor Len Cariou (Sweeney Todd, A Little Night Music, Applause), in collaboration with Aruba productions, proudly presents and stars in Broadway and the Bard: An Evening of Shakespeare & Song at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont Ave., Chicago. (more...)

Tony Award-Winner Len Cariou Presents & Stars In AN EVENING OF SHAKESPEARE & SONGTony Award-Winner Len Cariou Presents & Stars In AN EVENING OF SHAKESPEARE & SONG
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2018

Tony award-winning actor Len Cariou (Sweeney Todd, A Little Night Music, Applause), in collaboration with Aruba productions, proudly presents and stars in Broadway and the Bard: An Evening of Shakespeare & Song at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont Ave., Chicago, previewing Wednesday, June 6 with a press opening Thursday, June 7 and closing Sunday, June 10, 2018. (more...)

Tony-Winner Len Cariou Brings BROADWAY & THE BARD to Bay AreaTony-Winner Len Cariou Brings BROADWAY & THE BARD to Bay Area
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2018

Tony® Award-winning actor Len Cariou (Sweeney Todd, A Little Night Music, Applause) comes to the Bay Area this summer, starring in his acclaimed one-man show Broadway and the Bard: An Evening of Shakespeare & Song, conceived by Cariou, Barry Kleinbort and Mark Janas, with direction by Kleinbort and musical direction by Janas. (more...)

Varese Sarabande Records Will Release PLAY IT AGAIN, MARVIN! A MARVIN HAMLISCH CELEBRATION May 25Varese Sarabande Records Will Release PLAY IT AGAIN, MARVIN! A MARVIN HAMLISCH CELEBRATION May 25
by TV News Desk - May 9, 2018

Varese Sarabande is honored to announce the release of PLAY IT AGAIN, MARVIN! A MARVIN HAMLISCH CELEBRATION, a collection of the most beloved songs of PEGOT- winning (Pulitzer Prize®, EMMY®, Grammy®, Oscar®, Tony®) composer Marvin Hamlisch, digitally and on CD May 25, 2018. (more...)

Cy Coleman A JAZZMAN'S BROADWAY Available This WeekCy Coleman A JAZZMAN'S BROADWAY Available This Week
by BWW News Desk - Apr 4, 2018

This week – Friday, April 6th, 2018 Harbinger Records is releasing CY COLEMAN A Jazzman's Broadway (Jamaica, Flower Drum Song, South Pacific) HCD 3401. Harbinger loves composer/jazz pianist Cy Coleman. In fact, they have undertaken an entire series of CDs devoted to his vast musical talents. The first Coleman CD was a companion to the first biography on Cy, You Fascinate Me So (an overview of rare songs by Coleman with as disparate a bunch of lyricists as Carolyn Leigh, Dorothy Fields, Floyd Huddleston, A.E. Hotchner, and even comic Allan Sherman). The CD got rave reviews and opened many musical theatre aficionados to the depth of his composing skills. (more...)

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