A Final Goodbye to Marvin Hamlisch

Pittsburgh, PA — Jan. 30, 2013 by Andrew Wickesberg at the Pittsburgh Symphony — Last night was a bittersweet moment for the PSO family. Last night we both celebrated and said goodbye to our great friend and conductor, Marvin Hamlisch. We all have our stories about him, and I wanted to share mine before it fades back into memory. When …

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Stars shine in PSO Pops moving tribute to Marvin Hamlisch

PITTSBURGH, PA — Marvin Hamlisch seemed to smile down upon the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Pops Tuesday night at Heinz Hall. Literally. Poised in a larger-than-life photo above the orchestra and surrounded by his numerous awards, the equally larger-than-life Pops conductor was lauded as “generous,” “special,” “compassionate,” “egoless” — words used by a string of friends and family who paid tribute …

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Pittsburgh symphony, guests pay masterful tribute to Hamlisch

PITTSBURGH, PA — Seven months after Marvin Hamlisch‘s last concerts at Heinz Hall and five months after his death, the Pittsburgh Symphony Pops and a host of guest artists paid tribute to him at an emotional concert Tuesday night. Read Interview at Triblive.com   The program included musical selections from Marvin Hamlisch’s repertoire from Broadway and Hollywood.   Watch Trailer …

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Marvin’s beloved Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra will have a one-night-only tribute concert in his honor

PITTSBURGH, PA — On Jan 29, 2013, Marvin’s beloved Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra will have a one-night-only tribute concert in his honor. Marvin was their principal pops conductor for many years.   PITTSBURGH, PA — 1/29/2013 — 7:30pm — A salute to Marvin Hamlisch Heinz Hall — 600 Penn Ave | Pittsburgh The program will be conducted by Maestro J. Ernest …

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