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Leonard Bernstein

Lang Lang plays Grieg, Gershwin and more in Germany (2015)

December 31, 2015 – pianist Lang Lang will play Edward Grieg, George Gershwin, Leonard Bernstein, Cole Porter and Herman Hupfeld with mezzo-soprano Rinat Shaham, baritone Lucas Meachem and the members of Semperoper Dresden conducted by Christian Thielemann at Staatskapelle in Dresden, Germany

Barbra Streisand records her fifth live album in Las Vegas : ‘Timeless:…

Barbra Streisand’s ‘Timeless: Live in Concert’ is her fifth live album recorded on December 31, 1999 – January 1, 2000 in Las Vegas, Nevada and released on September 19, 2000 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Opening/You’Ll Never Know (Harry Warren, Mack Gordon) – 02:31 . 2.Something’S Coming (Leonard Bernstein, Stephen Sondheim) – 03:41 . 3.The […]

Columbia publish Barbra Streisand’s twenty-fourth album : ‘The…

Barbra Streisand’s ‘The Broadway Album’ is her twenty-fourth studio album released on November 5, 1985 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Putting It Together (Stephen Sondheim) – 04:20 . 2.If I Loved You (Oscar Hammerstein Ii, Richard Rodgers) – 02:38 . 3.Something’S Coming (Leonard Bernstein, Stephen Sondheim) – 02:55 . 4.Not While I’M Around (Stephen Sondheim) […]

We remember Leonard Bernstein. ‘Finale’

This day (October 14, 1990), in New York City, New York, died Leonard Bernstein, American composer (of who composed the music for ‘West Side Story’ among others), pianist and conductor Digest Tracklist : Candide Overture: Leonard Bernstein conducting . w/ Eileen Farrell – Some Other Time! . Family Reminiscences . John Axelrod – On the […]

Barbra Streisand releases ‘Partners,’ her thirty-fourth album…

Barbra Streisand’s ‘Partners’ is her thirty-fourth studio album devoted to vocal duets and released on September 16, 2014. Track Listing : 1.It Had To Be You (Gus Kahn, Isham Jones) – 04:23 . 2.People (Bob Merrill, Jule Styne) – 04:14 . 3.Come Rain Or Come Shine (Johnny Mercer, Harold Arlen) – 04:11 . 4.Evergreen (Paul […]

Bill Evans in Europe – The Sixties

For the first time, in August 1964, Bill Evans goes to Europe. Taking drummer Larry Bunker and bassist Chuck Israels to Stockholm in Sweden for a session with local singer Monica Zetterlund and a taping at the national television. For the rest of the sixties, Evans and different trios will come back steadily. (Spring 1965 […]