Gaechinger Cantorey brings a new name and spellbinding sound to Disney Hall
Los Angeles Times
The name Gaechinger Cantorey might strike Baroque music enthusiasts as a typo. In fact, as of this season, it is the new spelling of Gaechinger Kantorei, the pioneering choral group founded by Helmuth Rilling in 1954 near the beginning of the post ...
Bargemusic This Weekend
Brooklyn Heights Blog (blog)
... pianist Lara Downes (photo) playing a concert with the title “I've Known Rivers,” featuring works by Ned Rorem, Samuel Coleridge Taylor, Margaret Bonds, Sarah Kirkland Snider, Henry Mancini, Arthur Hamilton, Jerome Kern, Frederic Rzewski, and Chopin.
Little Known Characters in America: Johnny Mercer
Journal Gazette and Times-Courier
Mercer was a very popular songwriter and singer reaching his popularity from the mid-1930s through the mid-1950s. Many of the songs he wrote and performed were hits of the time. A very busy man he wrote the lyrics to more than fifteen hundred songs, ...
Pianist Patrick Jones to perform
Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
He will perform a program of standards by composers such as Hoagy Carmichael, Erroll Garner, George Gershwin, Jerome Kern, Henry Mancini, and Victor Young. A native of Georgia, Patrick Jones earned a Bachelor of Music in Jazz Studies from Valdosta ...