Marvin, Dave Koz & the Movies — PNC Pops

PITTSBURGH, PA — HEINZ HALL. A celebration to the music that made movies great! Grammy-nominated saxophonist Dave Koz joined Marvin Hamlisch, The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra and The All Start College Choir in a concert featuring memorable songs from the silver screen. “The Way We Were,” “Over the Rainbow” “Somewhere”, music from “The Pink Panther”, themes from “James Bond” and more. Comments: …

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Award-winning Composer Marvin Hamlisch Highlights ABT’s Anniversary

BILLINGS, MT — Award-winning composer Marvin Hamlisch led the Billings Symphony Orchestra at ABT’s 25th anniversary celebration Saturday night. On his way out of the Alberta Bair Theater Saturday night, longtime supporter and onetime ABT marketing director Corby Skinner reminisced about performing in “A Chorus Line” at the theater 25 years ago. That made hearing Marvin Hamlisch, the composer for “A …

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Concert Review: Milwaukee Symphony Pops does Gershwin Proud

MILWAUKEE, WI  — Call him a genius or a national treasure, but make no mistake: George Gershwin was the real deal. The American songwriter-composer-pianist — who created an enormous list of hit songs, shows and films, as well as an opera and revolutionary pieces for orchestra — is the focus of this weekend’s fascinating, entertaining, Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra Pops series performance. Friday’s …

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