This is an extremely rare opportunity to hear Gershwin classics performed LIVE ON STAGE as realized by a 10 piece traditional Big Band!
George Gershwin was among the most significant American composers of the 20th Century, known for his popular songs for stage and screen as well as classical compositions.
‘An Evening with George Gershwin’ is an original revue about the life and music of one of the greatest contributors to the American songbook. It is written and hosted by MTH founder George Harter, and features the People’s Liberation Big Band, led by Brad Cox.
Songs include “Embraceable You,” “I Got Rhythm,” “Swanee,” “Rhapsody in Blue” and many other Gershwin classics!
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