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Gershwin deserves a tribute

...introducing Rhapsody in Blue by George Gershwin. You probably know this music, too...Most everything was that came from Gershwin -- whose 100th birthday many celebrated...held the Aiken Fall Classic -- George Gershwin Centennial at the Etherredge Center at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/09/27/met_240191.shtml
Metro
Pianist Edvinas Minkstimas to perform at USC Aiken

...471 University Parkway, AikenDETAILS: Hear one of Europe's top young pianists perform works by Mozart, Schubert, Gershwin, Liszt, Field and ChopinTICKETS: $20; web.usca.edu/etherredge-center or call (803) 648-6851

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-01-22/pianist-edvinas-minks
Miller, Gershwin and 'The Opposite of Sex' on tap around the country

...Sept. 7-Oct. 3; then the Alley Theatre, Houston, Oct. 15-Nov. 7. -"Of Thee I Sing." A revival of the 1931 Gershwin musical that satirizes presidential and election-year politics. What could be more topical? Unlike today, however, this...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/09/13/art_428385.shtml
Arts
'Porgy and Bess' creator changed musical theater

NEW YORK - Twenty years ago, George Gershwin was best remembered for Porgy and Bess...Sept. 26, 1898 -- the appreciation of Gershwin has widened to include much more of his...showcased in a new Nonesuch recording of Gershwin songs, Standards and Gems. It offers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/09/25/ent_240049.shtml
Things to Do
Around the block

...Spangled Banner and other patriotic favorites, and songs from The Sacred Harp, Old American Songs, William Dawson, George Gershwin, and West Side Story.The free concert will begin at 1:30 p.m. in the museum's rotunda.For more information, call...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2014-07-02/around-block
'Porgy and Bess'

George Gershwin's folk opera Porgy and Bess has had...Frankfurt Opera. "Composers George and Ira Gershwin ordered that the opera be performed by...representation of black life and music. But, Gershwin had sold me on it right then and there...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/07/ent_255412.shtml
Things to Do
Home front

...building, and so are Billie Holiday, Burt Bacharach and George Gershwin, all music legends who have become the latest inspiration...Holiday slipper chair, Bacharach sofa, Stardust chair and Gershwin sofa represent music greats associated with Mr. Tyrell. Mr...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/07/liv_385495.shtml
Life & style
Artists in concert to raise money for school

...the Music for a Summer's Evening ... From the Classics to Gershwin, Ellington and Broadway benefit concert on Saturday featuring...Music for a Summer's Evening ... From the Classics to Gershwin, Ellington and Broadway, featuring Jessye Norman WHEN: 7...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/26/art_426410.shtml
Arts
A season of plenty

...most notable composers with A George Gershwin Centennial concert devoted entirely to...well, we'll do one or two pieces Gershwin. Then I thought, this is not going...whole (program)?" In March, more Gershwin is on tap as the Augusta Opera welcomes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/09/13/ent_238879.shtml
Things to Do
Big ticket

...Saturday, Aug. 28, Paine College's Gilbert-Lambuth Chapel; Music for a Summer's Evening: From the Classics to Gershwin, Ellington to Broadway; presented by Jessye Norman; to benefit the Jessye Norman School of the Arts; $50, $100 reserved...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/19/ent_425726.shtml
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