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The Addison County Independent
Arts Beat for Sept. 26: The powerful Rodney King story on stage at THTbefore relocating to Austin, his home for the last dozen years. Kremer only rec
Arts Beat for Sept. 26: The powerful Rodney King story on stage at THT
The Addison County Independent / Posted 2 days ago
before relocating to Austin, his home for the last dozen years. Kremer only recently discovered his calling to croon from the Great American Songbook and to write songs with the masters of that classic form in mind. He’s also become involved in... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Listening Room: Luke Bryan, GRiZ, Thornetta Davis, Shawn Mendes, more new releasesOf Elegance� (Concord): After musical forays into country, Christian and Christ
Listening Room: Luke Bryan, GRiZ, Thornetta Davis, Shawn Mendes, more new releases
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Of Elegance� (Concord): After musical forays into country, Christian and Christmas, the actress-singer tries her hand at the Great American Songbook for her latest release. � Thornetta Davis, �Honest Woman� (self-released): The Detroit singing... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
The Listening Room: Luke Bryan, GRiZ, Thornetta Davis, Shawn Mendes and more...Of Elegance� (Concord): After musical forays into country, Christian and Christ
The Listening Room: Luke Bryan, GRiZ, Thornetta Davis, Shawn Mendes and more...
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Of Elegance� (Concord): After musical forays into country, Christian and Christmas, the actress-singer tries her hand at the Great American Songbook for her latest release. � Thornetta Davis, �Honest Woman� (self-released); The Detroit singing... Read more
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Daily Record
15 fun things to do this weekend in Morris Countyopened the 2015-2016 season at Mayo PAC, will perform selections from “The Age
15 fun things to do this weekend in Morris County
Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
opened the 2015-2016 season at Mayo PAC, will perform selections from “The Age of Elegance,” her new CD of standards from the Great American Songbook. (Photo: Courtesy of Gian di Andrea Stefano) For the second year in a row, the Tony- and... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Nottingham Jazz Diary, September 23 to 29, with Jeanie BartonIllingworth and Steve Rodda alongside Mat Short on bass on Saturday September 2
Nottingham Jazz Diary, September 23 to 29, with Jeanie Barton
Nottingham Post / Posted 7 days ago
Illingworth and Steve Rodda alongside Mat Short on bass on Saturday September 24 at Strays in Newark from 4-6pm to sing the great American songbook; book a table on 01636 700 597. Also on Saturday, Maniere des Bohemiens bring their gypsy jive to... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Arts and Entertainment RoundupRaphael. These veterans of the New Bern Jazz Showcase promise a night of talent
Arts and Entertainment Roundup
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 7 days ago
Raphael. These veterans of the New Bern Jazz Showcase promise a night of talented performances of one of the originals of the Great American Songbook. Admission for Craven Arts Council members is $15 and $20 for non-members. On the web:... Read more
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Daily Record
Kristin Chenoweth kicks off Mayo’s 2016-17 seasonin a variety of genres, from country to Christian pop. “The Art of Elegance” is
Kristin Chenoweth kicks off Mayo’s 2016-17 season
Daily Record / Posted 7 days ago
in a variety of genres, from country to Christian pop. “The Art of Elegance” is her first CD dedicated exclusively to the Great American Songbook. Chenoweth credited the inspiration for the CD to another vocalist with an eclectic background:... Read more
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JazzTimes Magazine
Q&A: Vocalist Al Jarreauquestion I often ask of singers is what songwriters will have their work perfor
Q&A: Vocalist Al Jarreau
JazzTimes Magazine / Posted 7 days ago
question I often ask of singers is what songwriters will have their work performed many years from now, in the same way the Great American Songbook writers have been performed by jazz people. Who will be in that next Great American Songbook? In... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Crooner Grant Chilcott has died, age 62Auckland's cocktail scene, Chilcott added a sparkle of rat pack style glamour t
Crooner Grant Chilcott has died, age 62
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Auckland's cocktail scene, Chilcott added a sparkle of rat pack style glamour to the city with his hip interpretations of the great American songbook. He hit the live scene in 1985 after forming Wentworth-Brewster & the Neo-Swing Ensemble, a... Read more
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Lowell Sun
NCCA kicks off new season Saturday20, playing Broadway, pop, country and classical tunes; and Equinox Little Big
NCCA kicks off new season Saturday
Lowell Sun / Posted 8 days ago
20, playing Broadway, pop, country and classical tunes; and Equinox Little Big Band on April 30, 2017 putting its stamp on the Great American Songbook. Adult subscription price to the series is $60; student price $15. Concerts are held in the Keefe... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Kitchens tour, Palace activities set this weekRaphael. These veterans of the New Bern Jazz Showcase promise a night of talent
Kitchens tour, Palace activities set this week
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 9 days ago
Raphael. These veterans of the New Bern Jazz Showcase promise a night of talented performances of one of the originals of the Great American Songbook. Admission for Craven Arts Council members is $15 and $20 for non-members. On the web:... Read more
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JazzTimes Magazine
Spotlight on StandardsJerry Bergonzispotlight have the power to reharmonize, a favorite tactic for Jerry Bergonzi w
Spotlight on StandardsJerry Bergonzi
JazzTimes Magazine / Posted 11 days ago
spotlight have the power to reharmonize, a favorite tactic for Jerry Bergonzi when it comes to playing selections from the Great American Songbook. Messing with changes is one thing, though; doing so in an organ-trio format—marking the first... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Fall 2016 concert guide for Phoenix: Adele, Black Sabbath, Luke Bryan, Blink-182, Mumford & Sons, Disturbedthe voice of his and several other generations has recently turned his attentio
Fall 2016 concert guide for Phoenix: Adele, Black Sabbath, Luke Bryan, Blink-182, Mumford & Sons, Disturbed
The Arizona Republic / Posted 12 days ago
the voice of his and several other generations has recently turned his attentions to raiding an earlier chapter or two in the Great American Songbook, releasing two albums of Dylan-ized standards. And having looked through several recent set... Read more
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Business Wire
The Musical Company Opens for Business!Music, where he built a roster of the best theatre songwriters as well as repre
The Musical Company Opens for Business!
Business Wire / Posted 13 days ago
Music, where he built a roster of the best theatre songwriters as well as representing the majority of the catalogs in the Great American Songbook. In addition, he oversaw Warner’s worldwide theatrical producing and licensing, print/digital... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Joining forces to honor Judycollection of recordings and sheet music, a job that was to last six years and
Joining forces to honor Judy
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 13 days ago
collection of recordings and sheet music, a job that was to last six years and give him entry into the world and people of the Great American Songbook. "I had met Liza Minnelli [Lorna's older half-sister] through her father Vincente Minnelli, who... Read more
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Daily Record
In Our Towns: Events in Morris County, Sept. 14 editionmore information, call 973-361-3462 or visit www.randolphchamber.org. The Pequ
In Our Towns: Events in Morris County, Sept. 14 edition
Daily Record / Posted 14 days ago
more information, call 973-361-3462 or visit www.randolphchamber.org. The Pequannock Twp. Library will host “Songs from the Great American Songbook” at 7 p.m. on Thursday at the library, located at 477 Newark Pompton Turnpike in Pompton Plains.... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Piano prodigy Joey Alexander proves he has all that jazzthe set at Owens and bassist Dan Chmielinski, who pulled a rich, woody sound fr
Piano prodigy Joey Alexander proves he has all that jazz
The Seattle Times / Posted 14 days ago
the set at Owens and bassist Dan Chmielinski, who pulled a rich, woody sound from his strings. The only standard from the Great American Songbook on Tuesday was the encore (granted after a standing ovation), on “Who Can I Turn To,” which he... Read more
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The Morning Call
COTA FESTIVAL DAY 2: Bob Dorough and other jazz greats continue the tribute to Phil Woodsor experimental. The two-time Grammy-nominated musician played an hour-long set
COTA FESTIVAL DAY 2: Bob Dorough and other jazz greats continue the tribute to Phil Woods
The Morning Call / Posted 15 days ago
or experimental. The two-time Grammy-nominated musician played an hour-long set of 18 tunes that were mostly standards from the Great American Songbook — and he did this while playing beautiful harmonies and having melodic surprises in his... Read more
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The Morning Call
Tony winner Kelli O'Hara, coming to Kutztown, to sing 'songs from my life'like the one she will give at Kutztown. Accompanied by a pianist, she will sin
Tony winner Kelli O'Hara, coming to Kutztown, to sing 'songs from my life'
The Morning Call / Posted 17 days ago
like the one she will give at Kutztown. Accompanied by a pianist, she will sing Broadway tunes as well as songs from the Great American Songbook. "I will sing songs from my life that are meaningful for me," she says. "I want to help people... Read more
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Daily Record
TGIF Entertainment Events Listing - Sept. 9 and beyondbooks, and nonfiction. Music and movies will also be available. 973-835-7460; w
TGIF Entertainment Events Listing - Sept. 9 and beyond
Daily Record / Posted 19 days ago
books, and nonfiction. Music and movies will also be available. 973-835-7460; www.pequannocklibrary.org. SONGS FROM THE GREAT AMERICAN SONGBOOK: 7-8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 15; Pequannock Township Public Library, 477 Newark Pompton Turnpike,... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Kristin Chenoweth to sing National Anthem at Arizona Cardinals season opener in GlendaleFriday, Sept. 23. Earlier this year, she joined the Phoenix Symphony for two c
Kristin Chenoweth to sing National Anthem at Arizona Cardinals season opener in Glendale
The Arizona Republic / Posted 19 days ago
Friday, Sept. 23. Earlier this year, she joined the Phoenix Symphony for two concerts of show tunes and selections from the Great American Songbook. Reach the reporter at ed.masley@arizonarepublic.com or 602-444-4495.Twitter.com/EdMasley. Read... Read more
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JazzTimes Magazine
The Hot Sardines' 21st-Century Trad-Jazzconsumption, with Robert Palmer’s “Addicted to Love.” “We think that a classic
The Hot Sardines' 21st-Century Trad-Jazz
JazzTimes Magazine / Posted 19 days ago
consumption, with Robert Palmer’s “Addicted to Love.” “We think that a classic isn’t necessarily just what’s known as the Great American Songbook,” Bougerol says of the decision to include the Palmer track. “That tune is a standard from a... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Community Concert Association still accepting memberships for new seasonWith the theme “The Magic of Music,” the season starts Sept. 19 with The Equino
Community Concert Association still accepting memberships for new season
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
With the theme “The Magic of Music,” the season starts Sept. 19 with The Equinox Little Big Band playing music from the Great American Songbook. The season continues with David Burnham’s Broadway Oct. 1 featuring songs from his roles in... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
Great American Songbook Sing-along at Congregation Emanuel of the Hudson Valley in Kingston on Sept. 18WHAT: The Great American Songbook Sing-along — Session 3 WHEN: Sept. 18 at 3 p
Great American Songbook Sing-along at Congregation Emanuel of the Hudson Valley in Kingston on Sept. 18
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 19 days ago
WHAT: The Great American Songbook Sing-along — Session 3 WHEN: Sept. 18 at 3 p.m. WERE: Congregation Emanuel of the Hudson Valley, 243 Albany Ave., Kingston DETAILS: Bob Cohen will be the sing-along leader for an event featuring the moving and... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Stuart back to his roots after career with starswill return to the venue again, six decades on. He and wife, Patti Gold, singe
Stuart back to his roots after career with stars
Wakefield Today / Posted 20 days ago
will return to the venue again, six decades on. He and wife, Patti Gold, singer, actress and comedienne, will present ‘the Great American Songbook’, looking back at the works of some of the most renowned songwriters from the USA. Mr Atkins... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Multimedia tribute honors Gershwins’ musical legacya different level when, at age 9, he wrote to Ira and became his protégé. He ha
Multimedia tribute honors Gershwins’ musical legacy
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
a different level when, at age 9, he wrote to Ira and became his protégé. He has since become one of the leading experts on the Great American Songbook. Over the years, he’s performed at Carnegie Hall, the United Nations, the Library of Congress and... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Arts Notes: Alhambra will close the year with 'A Christmas Story'the U.S. Capitol rotunda. Little Big Band in Brunswick The Equinox Little Big
Arts Notes: Alhambra will close the year with 'A Christmas Story'
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 25 days ago
the U.S. Capitol rotunda. Little Big Band in Brunswick The Equinox Little Big Band will perform an evening of music from the Great American Songbook at 7:30 p.m. Friday at Glynn Academy Memorial Auditorium, 1001 Mansfield St., Brunswick,... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
FALL PREVIEW: Wilmington-area fine arts, dance, jazz and classical music21): Thalian Hall presents the Grammy-winning vocalist and pianist, regarded as
FALL PREVIEW: Wilmington-area fine arts, dance, jazz and classical music
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 27 days ago
21): Thalian Hall presents the Grammy-winning vocalist and pianist, regarded as one of the finest living interpreters of the Great American Songbook. 910-632-2285 Wilmington Symphony (Oct. 22): Violinist Danijela Žeželj-Gualdi returns with the... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
3 TO SEE: Carole Bufford in Palm Beach, plus new art around townyou get three ideas – one that’s free, one that’s affordable and one that’s a s
3 TO SEE: Carole Bufford in Palm Beach, plus new art around town
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 27 days ago
you get three ideas – one that’s free, one that’s affordable and one that’s a splurge. Spend a night hearing music from the Great American Songbook this Saturday while under the spell of singer and entertainer Carole J. Bufford.... Read more
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Nottingham Post
All the latest Nottingham jazz gig newsplus me singing and percussing from 9.30-11.30pm. On Saturday September 3 Stra
All the latest Nottingham jazz gig news
Nottingham Post / Posted 28 days ago
plus me singing and percussing from 9.30-11.30pm. On Saturday September 3 Strays in Newark have crooner Mike Hill singing The Great American Songbook from 4-6pm, accompanied by John Illingworth and Steve Rodda on guitars with Mat Short on bass... Read more
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JTA
A one-man tribute to Leonard Bernstein comes to the stageconsul general in Los Angeles. “Maestro,” directed by Joel Zwick, will run thr
A one-man tribute to Leonard Bernstein comes to the stage
JTA / Posted 30 days ago
consul general in Los Angeles. “Maestro,” directed by Joel Zwick, will run through Oct. 16, with Felder’s signature “The Great American Songbook Sing-Along” added as an occasional bonus. Leonard Bernstein sculpture unveiled at... Read more

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