The Sting on Broadway? Scott Joplin Music adapted by Marvin Hamlisch also? – The Sting soundtrack suite (Film, 1973)

LATEST: The Sting on broadway project: ‘if the show includes some of the famous Scott Joplin ragtime music which the late Marvin Hamlisch workded into the 1973 film’s oscar winning score…READ MORE… The Sting Soundtrack Suite (Scott Joplin & Marvin Hamlisch) Frederik Riesberg wrote: (Thanks! Frederik for this upload!) “Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (1973). Composed by Scott Joplin, Adapted & …

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Today we honor our fallen troops. Memorial Day 2014

Today, we pause to remember our fallen troops, to mourn their loss, and to pray for their loved ones. Though our hearts ache, we find a measure of solace in knowing their legacy lives on in the families our heroes left behind — the proud parents who instilled in their sons and daughters the values that led them to serve; …

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A Musical salute to The Gershwin Brothers, Ira and George

A Salute to George and Ira Gershwin. Includes: Un Americain a Paris. Version: Werner Haas & L’Orchestre National de L’Opera de Monte Carlo A Salute to George Gershwin Sept 26, 1898 – July 11, 1937 A Salute to Ira Gershwin Dec 6, 1896 – Aug 17, 1983   Recording by The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: André Previn (1985) RELATED CONTENT: …

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Glasgow, Scotland – A Charming review. Film: Marvin Hamlisch, What He Did For Love. WATCH FILM HERE!

Glasgow, Scotland – REVIEW: Film Documentary about the enchanting Marvin Hamlisch and What He Did For Love. “I have to confess that beyond the musical ‘A Chorus Line’, I did not know much about the composer/conductor /songwriter/all-round musical genius upon entering the cinema. Upon my exit, Hamlisch gained a new fan.” – Gillian Furmage. Hamlisch’s talent was abundantly clear at …

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Cole Porter – American Composers – Part 1

“Unlike most successful Broadway composers, Porter wrote both the lyrics and the music for his songs. He also composed scores for films from the 1930s to the 1950s. He was noted for his sophisticated, suggestive lyrics, clever rhymes and complex forms. Cole Porter’s body of work is substantial. His compositions are well known. Many of the musicals and films that …

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