Best of Gershwin

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Best of Gershwin

Vox Ama Deus

Peter Donohoe, piano
Kevin Deas, bass (Porgy)
Julie-Ann Green, soprano (Bess)

George Gershwin:An American in Paris
Concerto in F
Selections from Porgy and Bess
Rhapsody in Blue

This being the 80th anniversary of George Gershwin's death, our January concert offers an exclusive musical feast of some of Gershwin's most popular compositions, including An American in Paris, the Concerto in F, and the Rhapsody in Blue. Internationally renowned piano virtuoso Peter Donohoe returns to dazzle us with his keyboard brilliance as he performs on the Bösendorfer Imperial Grand Piano, while Kevin Deas and Julie-Ann Green will reprise their roles as Porgy and Bess in excerpts from Gershwin's landmark American folk opera. This ever-popular January concert regularly sells out. Order your tickets early!

Running time: 2 hours 15 minutes, including one 20 minute intermission

Bösendorfer Imperial Grand Piano courtesy of Cunningham Piano Company, Philadelphia
This concert sponsored by A. Morris Williams, Jr. and Mr. & Mrs. Henry B. du Pont Smith

Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts
Perelman Theater

300 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102




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