Marvin Hamlisch http://wrti.org en Special Offer: Philly POPS - Marvin Hamlisch Musical Tribute http://wrti.org/post/special-offer-philly-pops-marvin-hamlisch-musical-tribute <p>Here's a singularly sensational special offer! Discounted tickets are available for all WRTI listeners to experience <strong>the Philly POPS special presentation: <em>Marvin Hamlisch - A Musical Tribute.</em></strong></p> Thu, 06 Mar 2014 22:31:18 +0000 WRTI Staff 7069 at http://wrti.org Special Offer: Philly POPS - Marvin Hamlisch Musical Tribute Hamlisch At Juilliard, A Deal In Philly And Saving Ives http://wrti.org/post/hamlisch-juilliard-deal-philly-and-saving-ives <ul><p><li>Broadway and film legend Marvin Hamlisch died Monday in Los Angeles at age 68. Also the pops conductor for the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra and the Dallas Symphony Orchestra, he began studying at Juilliard at age 7 — and at the time, he was the youngest student to be accepted at there. "My big thing at Juilliard — because I hadn't taken that many piano lessons at that point — was not that I could play Bach or Beethoven, but that I could play 'Goodnight Irene' in any key," Hamlisch told NPR's Scott Simon in 1987. Fri, 10 Aug 2012 11:33:00 +0000 editor 4288 at http://wrti.org Hamlisch At Juilliard, A Deal In Philly And Saving Ives A 2010 Live Interview With Marvin Hamlisch And Michael Feinstein http://wrti.org/post/2010-live-interview-marvin-hamlisch-and-michael-feinstein <p>He was one singular sensation who left an indelible impression on American popular song. The late, legendary composer Marvin Hamlisch was Jill Pasternak&#39;s guest on <em>Crossover</em> in December, 2010 along with his friend and colleague, singer/pianist Michael Feinstein. Nobody did it better...</p><p>http://youtu.be/SaV-6qerkqI</p><p></p> Thu, 09 Aug 2012 15:20:04 +0000 Jill Pasternak 2464 at http://wrti.org A 2010 Live Interview With Marvin Hamlisch And Michael Feinstein Remembering Award-Winning Composer Marvin Hamlisch http://wrti.org/post/remembering-award-winning-composer-marvin-hamlisch <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tyZeGOsR9IA</p><p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dyu--xC72jg</p> Wed, 08 Aug 2012 09:01:49 +0000 Elizabeth Blair 4275 at http://wrti.org Remembering Award-Winning Composer Marvin Hamlisch