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Michael Feinstein leads Pasadena Pops to 'New York, New York'

3 weeks agoArts : Culture Monster

When the Pasadena Pops quickly signed Michael Feinstein to be its principal Pops conductor in 2013 following the death of his predecessor, Marvin Hamlisch, it looked like a coup and a gamble.

On the Market: Famed Composer's Hilltop Home Comes With a Surprise Buddha

Formerly home to late Oscar, Grammy, Emmy, Tony, and Pulitzer Prize-winning (whew) composer Marvin Hamlisch, this hilltop property in Bedford, N.Y., just hit the market for $7.95M. Hamlisch—the man behind such shower...

Zachary Quinto and Jesse Tyler Ferguson Are One Thrilling Combination

A star-studded cast, which also includes Billy Porter and Jonathan Groff, will salute A Chorus Line composer Marvin Hamlisch at a New York City gala. read more

CP+B Condones Grand Theft Auto for Kraft Mac & Cheese

CP+B’s funny new spot for Kraft Macaroni & Cheese examines the desperate lengths people will go to for a bite of Kraft’s signature macaroni and cheese-like-product. Set to Marvin Hamlisch’s “What I Did For Love,” the 45 second spot shows...Show More Summary

Marvin Hamlisch: What He Did For Love

8 months agoFilm / DVDs : DVD Verdict

Reviewed by Clark Douglas Quote: "A sterling example of how retrospective documentaries ought to be done."

Marvin Hamlisch Loved Sweets

The entertaining PBS portrait of composer Marvin Hamlisch, aptly titled, "What He Did For Love," provides the music, his method for creating it, and the man. Fortunately for producer Dori Berinstein, and for us, Hamlisch was often photographed...Show More Summary

The Amazing Marvin Hamlisch On AMERICAN MASTERS!! THE LAST NIKITA Ever!! No Rest For SMACKDOWN!!

The Amazing Marvin Hamlisch On AMERICAN MASTERS!! THE LAST NIKITA Ever!! No Rest For SMACKDOWN!! Herc’s Friday TV Talkback!! Read the full article on AICN Hamlisch, who died last year, started out in film composing for “The Swimmer,”...Show More Summary

Marvin Hamlisch, musical multi-tasker, is remembered in a documentary

9 months agoArts : Culture Monster

The composer-conductor is subject of 'Marvin Hamlisch: What He Did for Love.' He and his songs for theater ('A Chorus Line') and film ('The Way We Were') are recalled by the likes of Barbra Streisand. Marvin Hamlisch was a 6-year-old prodigy when he was accepted into the Juilliard School of Music. Show More Summary

'American Masters Marvin Hamlisch: What He Did for Love': Barbra Streisand's bighearted composer genius

Marvin Hamlisch, the late, hugely personable talent and very rare PEGOT - winner of a Pulitzer Prize, four Emmy Awards, four Grammys, three Oscars and a Tony - composed some artists' biggest hits.

TV highlights: A Marvin Hamlisch special

“$ellebrity” (Showtime at 8 p.m.) is a candid dialogue about what it means to be a celebrity in our day and age and the tone presented to pop culture figures. Jennifer Aniston, Elton John, Jennifer Lopez and many more lend their voices to this documentary to expose the truths behind the price they pay for fame. Read full article >>

Thirteen's American Masters Series produces first film biography of composer-conductor Marvin Hamlisch

9 months agoArts : Artdaily

Composer, conductor, genius, mensch: Marvin Hamlisch (June 2, 1944 - Aug. 6, 2012) earned four Grammys, four Emmys, three Oscars, three Golden Globes, a Tony Award, and a Pulitzer Prize before his untimely death, making him one of only two PEGOT winners ever. Show More Summary

Michael Douglas Honored by American Cancer Society After Blaming His Cancer on Oral Sex

Michael Douglas was honored by the American Cancer Society Monday night only one day after he told The Guardian that his throat cancer was caused by performing oral sex on women. Douglas received the inaugural Marvin Hamlisch Memorial Award as the organization celebrated its 100th birthday. Show More Summary

It will all be new for Michael Feinstein with Pasadena Pops

Singer and pianist Michael Feinstein will conduct an orchestra for the first time, replacing the late Marvin Hamlisch When the Pasadena Pops kicks off its summer season of concerts at the L.A. County Arboretum in Arcadia on Saturday, it will be led by a music director and conductor who has never even played in an orchestra, much less conducted one.

Idina Menzel Belts Her Heart Out In Honor Of Legendary Late Broadway Composer!

All hail Empress Idina! The stage (and screen!) actress proved her musical icon status once again during this year's Olivier Awards when she performed a touching tribute to the late, great, EGOT-winning composer Marvin Hamlisch. Open your ears to Idina Menzel singing Here is the World (above)! She never fails to bring tears to our eyes and [...]

Widow files suit over death of famed composer

When Marvin Hamlisch died last summer, aged 68, there was a universal sense of shock against the passing of so vigorous and popular a musician. Now his widow, Terre Blair Hamlisch, has filed suit to force Columbia  University Medical Center to turn over the results of blood tests taken shortly before her husband died. The causes of [...]

Onetime Marvin Hamlisch home in Hollywood Hills West listed at $1.749 million

A former home of composer  Marvin Hamlisch is on the market in Hollywood Hills West for $1.749 million or for lease at $8,000 a month.

Barbara Streisand’s Oscars Performance A Tribute To Marvin Hamlisch [Video]

Barbara Streisand’s Oscars performance was a beautiful tribute to late composer Marvin Hamlisch. Streisand sang “The Way We Were” right after the In Memoriam segment of the show. The track was the title of Streisand’s 1973 film with Robert Redford. It won the composer an Oscar for Best Original Score. Streisand was also nominated as [...]Show More Summary

Barbra Streisand Oscars Performance Honors Marvin Hamlisch

Barbra Streisand made her return to the Oscars stage last night. The reason? To deliver a touching tribute to a dear friend. Barbra Streisand Oscars Performance Following the In Memoriam montage, which concluded with composer MarvinShow More Summary

A Chorus Line is back with love letter to Broadway

Marvin Hamlisch's hit musical celebrates the glitz and grind of showbiz, but has The X Factor spoiled it? Hot Ticket LAST UPDATED AT 07:32 ON Mon 25 Feb 2013 What you need to know A revival of the Marvin Hamlisch's hit 1975 musical A Chorus Line has opened at the London Palladium. Show More Summary

Barbara Streisand Remembers Marvin Hamlisch at 85th Academy Awards

Each year since 1994 the Academy Awards has included an “In Memoriam” segment, and earlier tonight (February 24) Barbra Streisand gave a very special performance to pay tribute to one of the entertainment industry’s finest composers. Singing...Show More Summary

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