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Chicago Tribune
Dylan mellow, Staples feisty at RaviniaAt Ravinia on Friday, Dylan was at his most chilled out, perhaps picking up on
Dylan mellow, Staples feisty at Ravinia
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
At Ravinia on Friday, Dylan was at his most chilled out, perhaps picking up on the vibe of the Brie and Chardonnay parties that reigned on the lawn on a beautiful summer evening. It was a change-up from the Western gun-slinger of his previous tour... Read more
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examiner.com
Gervasi Vineyard offers the Big Band sound at a special concertBig band music enthusiasts are not going to want to miss the next offering of G
Gervasi Vineyard offers the Big Band sound at a special concert
examiner.com / Posted 2 days ago
Big band music enthusiasts are not going to want to miss the next offering of Gervasi Vineyard's Musica Concert Series on Tuesday, June 28 in Canton, Ohio. The evening concert is entitled "1941-2016: John Trapani Big Band." Starting at 8 p.m. at The... Read more
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chroniclelive
Your community events in the North East: Dancers, a country show, mad songs and much moreAntiphon chamber choir presents a medley from Rodgers and Hammerstein, folk son
Your community events in the North East: Dancers, a country show, mad songs and much more
chroniclelive / Posted 4 days ago
Antiphon chamber choir presents a medley from Rodgers and Hammerstein, folk songs, madrigals, part songs, and numbers from The Great American Songbook. Interval Bar. Tickets from Cogito Books Hexham, or www.allegretto.co.uk/antiphon or tel. 07751... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Gladys Knight, Ron White, Ben Folds headline 2016-17 seasonthe band members have all contributed new arrangements to perform with this spe
Gladys Knight, Ron White, Ben Folds headline 2016-17 season
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
the band members have all contributed new arrangements to perform with this special lineup and will be looking beyond the Great American Songbook. Although following the format of a standard jazz quartet with vocals, the collaboration between... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
Live music in New Orleans this week (June 21-27, 2016)A resonant singer and detail-obsessed lyricist whose The No-Hit Wonder (Bloodsh
Live music in New Orleans this week (June 21-27, 2016)
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 5 days ago
A resonant singer and detail-obsessed lyricist whose The No-Hit Wonder (Bloodshot) contributes 11 dog-eared pages to the Great American Songbook ("I got me another girl, she looks like you at 23/ But while she sleeps I trace the places where... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
Cory BrananA resonant singer and detail-obsessed lyricist whose The No-Hit Wonder (Bloodsh
Cory Branan
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 6 days ago
A resonant singer and detail-obsessed lyricist whose The No-Hit Wonder (Bloodshot) contributes 11 dog-eared pages to the Great American Songbook (“I got me another girl, she looks like you at 23/ But while she sleeps I trace the places where... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Michael Feinstein and Pasadena Pops open their summer seasonThe specific theme may have been different, but the general idea was the same:
Michael Feinstein and Pasadena Pops open their summer season
Los Angeles Times / Posted 6 days ago
The specific theme may have been different, but the general idea was the same: exploring hidden or underexposed corners of the Great American Songbook. The concept is infinitely flexible if the programmer puts in a lot of diligent hunting and... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
| GoUpstate.comthe band members have all contributed new arrangements to perform with this spe
| GoUpstate.com
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
the band members have all contributed new arrangements to perform with this special lineup and will be looking beyond the Great American Songbook. Although following the format of a standard jazz quartet with vocals, the collaboration between... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
| GoUpstate.comthe band members have all contributed new arrangements to perform with this spe
| GoUpstate.com
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
the band members have all contributed new arrangements to perform with this special lineup and will be looking beyond the Great American Songbook. Although following the format of a standard jazz quartet with vocals, the collaboration between... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
‘Family Guy’ Creator Seth MacFarlane: Singing the Classics from The Great American Songbook!and singer Seth MacFarlane joins Dave to talk about the success of ‘Family Guy’
‘Family Guy’ Creator Seth MacFarlane: Singing the Classics from The Great American Songbook!
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 7 days ago
and singer Seth MacFarlane joins Dave to talk about the success of ‘Family Guy’ and his love of singing the classics from the Great American Songbook, a preview of his appearance at Ravinia on Wednesday, June 22nd. What is your favorite episode... Read more
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Billboard
Bob Dylan Brings Out the Oldies -- Sinatra's, and Not So Much His -- at L.A. Concertthere are a few of those, too. But even when it comes to the selections based i
Bob Dylan Brings Out the Oldies -- Sinatra's, and Not So Much His -- at L.A. Concert
Billboard / Posted 8 days ago
there are a few of those, too. But even when it comes to the selections based in his own great American songbook and not the great American songbook, Dylan is hardly playing to expectations on this tour. Unless the expectation is just that he’s... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
The complicated crooner: 5 thoughts on Bob Dylan's show at the Shrinethem at the Shrine, his stout tough-guy look made it clear that — unlike basica
The complicated crooner: 5 thoughts on Bob Dylan's show at the Shrine
Los Angeles Times / Posted 9 days ago
them at the Shrine, his stout tough-guy look made it clear that — unlike basically every other aging rocker paging through the Great American Songbook — Dylan wasn’t trying to seduce us with his sensitivity. He put as much confrontation into a... Read more
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Billboard
Rufus Wainwright Talks Orlando, Duets With Ann Wilson During Recreation of Judy Garland's Iconic 1961 Carnegie Hall Concertthe program's liner notes, which included an anecdote from her about young Rufu
Rufus Wainwright Talks Orlando, Duets With Ann Wilson During Recreation of Judy Garland's Iconic 1961 Carnegie Hall Concert
Billboard / Posted 9 days ago
the program's liner notes, which included an anecdote from her about young Rufus' distaste for folk and fascination with the Great American Songbook. The family connection was strong in Carnegie Hall that night -- Wainwright mentioned his... Read more
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The Advocate
Shows to Watch for June 17-23, 2016RECORD SPIN: Teddy’s Juke Joint (9 p.m.) CHRIS LEBLANC: Park Place (Gonzales,
Shows to Watch for June 17-23, 2016
The Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
RECORD SPIN: Teddy’s Juke Joint (9 p.m.) CHRIS LEBLANC: Park Place (Gonzales, 9 p.m.) AFTER 8: L’Auberge Edge THE GREAT AMERICAN SONGBOOK FEATURING MINNEAPOLIS JAZZ VOCALIST CONNIE EVINGSON: LSU School of Music Recital Hall SLOMILE... Read more
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Daily Record
Morris-area events calendarthird Thursday, April 7-Aug. 18. The Corner Bistro, 477 State Route 10, Randolp
Morris-area events calendar
Daily Record / Posted 10 days ago
third Thursday, April 7-Aug. 18. The Corner Bistro, 477 State Route 10, Randolph. Cabaret style jazz live. JulieMac sings The Great American Songbook. 862-251-7274; www.juliemacsings.com. LIVE MUSIC THURSDAYS: 7:30-11:30 p.m. every Thursday,... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Bob Dylan and Mavis Staples inspire in Santa Barbarasurvey of mostly pre-rock songs he’s been focusing on in the last couple of yea
Bob Dylan and Mavis Staples inspire in Santa Barbara
Los Angeles Times / Posted 14 days ago
survey of mostly pre-rock songs he’s been focusing on in the last couple of years, with the aim of “uncovering” songs of the Great American Songbook – tunes that he once quipped “have been covered enough. Buried, as a matter of fact.” It’s a... Read more
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examiner.com
Alison Lewis - "SEVEN" June 15th CD release performance DTLAto "SEVEN," it is apparent that this CD is very personal and innovative for a m
Alison Lewis - "SEVEN" June 15th CD release performance DTLA
examiner.com / Posted 15 days ago
to "SEVEN," it is apparent that this CD is very personal and innovative for a myriad reasons. There are several songs from the Great American Songbook, Lennon/McCartney, Bob Dylan, and a couple of original songs. How did these disparate songs all... Read more
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Daily Record
Mayo Center announces 2016-17 season& Andy Grammer 20: Three Dog Night 21: The Price Is Right LiveTM 25: Evil De
Mayo Center announces 2016-17 season
Daily Record / Posted 16 days ago
& Andy Grammer 20: Three Dog Night 21: The Price Is Right LiveTM 25: Evil Dead the Musical 28: Michael Feinstein: The Great American Songbook 29: Who’s Bad: The Ultimate Michael Jackson Experience 3: Upright Citizens Brigade Touring... Read more
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examiner.com
Star of NBC’s 'Hairspray Live!' began her road to fame in CarmelFeinstein. Those performances were a direct result of Baillio’s participation
Star of NBC’s 'Hairspray Live!' began her road to fame in Carmel
examiner.com / Posted 16 days ago
Feinstein. Those performances were a direct result of Baillio’s participation in the Songbook Academy®, sponsored by the Great American Songbook Foundation. Founded by Michael Feinstein, the foundation's home is Carmel’s Center for the... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
League City native lands lead "Hairspray Live!" rolewith the York Theatre Company in productions of "Once Upon a Mattress" and "Dra
League City native lands lead "Hairspray Live!" role
Houston Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
with the York Theatre Company in productions of "Once Upon a Mattress" and "Dracula, The Musical." At 18, Baillio won the Great American Songbook Vocal Academy and Competition, which afforded her the opportunity to perform with Michael... Read more
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The Alpena News
TBAC Chorus to perform in concert SundaySunday's concert will feature sophisticated music and several lighter selection
TBAC Chorus to perform in concert Sunday
The Alpena News / Posted 20 days ago
Sunday's concert will feature sophisticated music and several lighter selections, many from the Great American Songbook. All will address the theme of "Music, Life and Love." This will mark Julie Wood's last concert as chorus director. She has found... Read more
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WA Today
From Breakfast Club to jazz singer, don't you forget about Molly Ringwalda backing band; for her upcoming Australian tour she will bring Smith and pick
From Breakfast Club to jazz singer, don't you forget about Molly Ringwald
WA Today / Posted 23 days ago
a backing band; for her upcoming Australian tour she will bring Smith and pick up local musicians in each city – drawn from the Great American Songbook, which she describes as "a national treasure". She interprets songs made famous by the likes of... Read more
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The Age
From Breakfast Club to jazz singer, don't you forget about Molly Ringwalda backing band; for her upcoming Australian tour she will bring Smith and pick
From Breakfast Club to jazz singer, don't you forget about Molly Ringwald
The Age / Posted 23 days ago
a backing band; for her upcoming Australian tour she will bring Smith and pick up local musicians in each city – drawn from the Great American Songbook, which she describes as "a national treasure". She interprets songs made famous by the likes of... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
From Breakfast Club to jazz singer, don't you forget about Molly Ringwalda backing band; for her upcoming Australian tour she will bring Smith and pick
From Breakfast Club to jazz singer, don't you forget about Molly Ringwald
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 23 days ago
a backing band; for her upcoming Australian tour she will bring Smith and pick up local musicians in each city – drawn from the Great American Songbook, which she describes as "a national treasure". She interprets songs made famous by the likes of... Read more
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Canberra Times
From Breakfast Club to jazz singer, don't you forget about Molly Ringwalda backing band; for her upcoming Australian tour she will bring Smith and pick
From Breakfast Club to jazz singer, don't you forget about Molly Ringwald
Canberra Times / Posted 23 days ago
a backing band; for her upcoming Australian tour she will bring Smith and pick up local musicians in each city – drawn from the Great American Songbook, which she describes as "a national treasure". She interprets songs made famous by the likes of... Read more
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Daily Record
Morris-area news and events calendarthird Thursday, April 7-Aug. 18. The Corner Bistro, 477 State Route 10, Randolp
Morris-area news and events calendar
Daily Record / Posted 23 days ago
third Thursday, April 7-Aug. 18. The Corner Bistro, 477 State Route 10, Randolph. Cabaret style jazz live. JulieMac sings The Great American Songbook 862-251-7274; www.juliemacsings.com. LIVE MUSIC THURSDAYS: 7:30-11:30 p.m. every Thursday,... Read more
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J Weekly
Actress-turned-singer to headline Silicon Valley Jewish Music Festivalbe the headliner for the Silicon Valley Jewish Music Festival on June 26, perfo
Actress-turned-singer to headline Silicon Valley Jewish Music Festival
J Weekly / Posted 24 days ago
be the headliner for the Silicon Valley Jewish Music Festival on June 26, performing jazz standards and selections from the Great American Songbook. “In recent years, she’s had a second successful career as a writer and a jazz singer,” said... Read more
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Mountain View Voice
From show tunes to Shorelineis musicals. I started doing that when I was about 6 years old." In addition t
From show tunes to Shoreline
Mountain View Voice / Posted 24 days ago
is musicals. I started doing that when I was about 6 years old." In addition to learning some of the show tunes that form the Great American Songbook, she also learned other standards via her father's record library. A fan of Ella Fitzgerald,... Read more
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Daily Record
Morris County News and Event Calendarthird Thursday, April 7-Aug. 18. The Corner Bistro, 477 State Route 10, Randolp
Morris County News and Event Calendar
Daily Record / Posted 25 days ago
third Thursday, April 7-Aug. 18. The Corner Bistro, 477 State Route 10, Randolph. Cabaret style jazz live. JulieMac sings The Great American Songbook accompanied by Dave Braham piano, Belden Bullock bass, and Greg Bufford drums. 862-251-7274;... Read more
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Adelaide Now
The best ways to keep busy this winterRecords). FALLEN ANGELS, BOB DYLAN In the follow-up to his 2015 Frank Sinatra
The best ways to keep busy this winter
Adelaide Now / Posted 28 days ago
Records). FALLEN ANGELS, BOB DYLAN In the follow-up to his 2015 Frank Sinatra covers album, Dylan takes on classics from The Great American Songbook. This includes — you guessed it — songs sung by Sinatra, including the sombre 1939 B-side track,... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Which wonders will winter bring you?Angels, Bob Dylan In the follow-up to his 2015 Frank Sinatra covers album, Dyl
Which wonders will winter bring you?
Daily Telegraph / Posted 29 days ago
Angels, Bob Dylan In the follow-up to his 2015 Frank Sinatra covers album, Dylan takes on classics from The Great American Songbook . This includes — you guessed it — songs sung by Sinatra, including the sombre 1939 B-side track,... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Which wonders will winter bring you?Angels, Bob Dylan In the follow-up to his 2015 Frank Sinatra covers album, Dyl
Which wonders will winter bring you?
Adelaide Now / Posted 29 days ago
Angels, Bob Dylan In the follow-up to his 2015 Frank Sinatra covers album, Dylan takes on classics from The Great American Songbook . This includes — you guessed it — songs sung by Sinatra, including the sombre 1939 B-side track,... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Melodic and enchanting summer awaits in Katonahled by Rob Fisher at the Venetian Theater. The two musical powerhouses will bel
Melodic and enchanting summer awaits in Katonah
Connecticut Post / Posted 30 days ago
led by Rob Fisher at the Venetian Theater. The two musical powerhouses will belt out Broadway show tunes, favorites from the Great American Songbook, and classical masterpieces. Caramoor's Artist-in-Residence Jonathon Biss is returning this... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Country queen Lisa McHugh making a splash at Marine Hotelsinger, Caroline Brown, and musicians, Ivan Black, Ray McHenry and Jim McDermot
Country queen Lisa McHugh making a splash at Marine Hotel
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 30 days ago
singer, Caroline Brown, and musicians, Ivan Black, Ray McHenry and Jim McDermott, in a musical tour of the classics of the Great American Songbook. For details, tel: 028 9250 9254 or visit islandartscentre.com. Waterfront Hall, Belfast In... Read more
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The Irish Times
Album of the Week: Paul Simon's Stranger to Stranger – profound and searchingmusic that included one of rock’s landmarks, Bob Dylan’s Blonde on Blonde. Fas
Album of the Week: Paul Simon's Stranger to Stranger – profound and searching
The Irish Times / Posted a month ago
music that included one of rock’s landmarks, Bob Dylan’s Blonde on Blonde. Fast forward and Dylan is trawling through the Great American Songbook while Simon continues to push musical boundaries, exploring the unease, anxieties and questions,... Read more

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