Library of Congress Receives Papers of American Composer, Conductor and Pianist Marvin Hamlisch

From The Library of Congress, Washington, D. C. — The Library of Congress is acquiring the manuscripts, papers and related personal items of celebrated American composer, pianist and conductor, Marvin Hamlisch. The collection donated by Hamlisch’s wife, Terre Blair Hamlisch, is now open to researchers.  Marvin is known for his extensive body of work, which includes his score for the …

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THANK YOU OMAHA! — Omaha Symphony presented: A Tribute to Marvin Hamlisch Jan 31 & Feb 1, 2015

Omaha, NE — The Omaha Symphony saluted Marvin Hamlisch on January 31st & February 1st, 2015 at The Holland Performing Arts Center. Ernest Richardson, Conductor. SEE PICTURES   REVIEW   This event already happened. READ DETAILS: The Music of Marvin Hamlisch, One Singular Sensation. January 31, 2015 — 7:30 p.m. February 1, 2015 — 2:00 Nobody did it better than Marvin Hamlisch, …

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Video: The Inspiring Music of Marvin Hamlisch

This video contains many cherished musical compositions by the late composer Marvin Hamlisch (1944–2012). It includes short segments of his musical scores for The Way We Were, Sophie’s Choice, Woody Allen’s Take The Money and Run, The Swimmer, The Sting and from his groundbreaking broadway musical A Chorus Line. (Duration 7 min) Video: The Inspiring Music of Marvin Hamlisch:  Related content: …

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VIDEO — SONG: “While I Still Have The Time” — Lyrics by Rupert Holmes — One of Marvin Hamlisch’s last musical compositions.

Song: “While I Still Have The Time” from Nutty Professor Musical — One of Marvin Hamlisch’s last scores for a musical — “A thousand journeys I envision. It’s such a big decision, Can’t rush the choice I make.” Thanks to Lyricist Rupert Holmes for providing the Lyrics to this beautiful song composed by Marvin Hamlisch for Nutty Professor Musical (A Production …

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Song & Dance: The Music and The Mirror — Charlotte D’Amboise (A Chorus Line)

Song & Dance: The Music and The Mirror from the Musical A Chorus Line (2006 Broadway Revival) — by Charlotte D’Amboise.   Performer: Charlotte D’Amboise The Choreography of Michael Bennet The Music of Marvin Hamlisch The Lyrics of Edward Kleban     VIDEO: Charlotte D’Amboise dances & sings “THE MUSIC AND THE MIRROR” from the Musical A Chorus Line: AUDIO:  …

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CINE’s Contest: Registration is now closed. CINE’s 2015 Marvin Hamlisch Film Scoring Contest! Next: Scores to the judges by Feb 27th!

CINE: The 2015 Marvin Hamlisch Film Scoring Contest for Emerging Composers — Registration is now closed. NEXT: Emerging composers will submit their scores to the judges by February 27th! REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED! VISIT CINE   VISIT CINE’S CONTEST WEBSITE! Registration for the Marvin Hamlisch Film Scoring Contest is now closed. NEXT: Composers will submit their scores to the judges. Scores …

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Cole Porter — Tribute to American Composers

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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