- This event has passed.
“Americans in Paris/Russians on Broadway,” Concert Ft. John Murelle
April 18, 2015 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm$15
“Americans in Paris/Russians on Broadway,” The Songs of Vernon Duke and George Gershwin
Local baritone singer John Murelle, Boston pianist William Merrill and Brian Sandlin on bass will perform a concert of Broadway tunes by Vernon Duke and George Gershwin on Saturday, April 18 at 3 PM.
Tickets are $15 and are available at the library or may be reserved by calling 508-548-4709.
Proceeds benefit the library and the musicians.
The program, “Americans in Paris/Russians on Broadway,” features beloved songs and piano solos such as Duke’s “April in Paris” and “Taking a Chance on Love” and Gershwin’s “Love is Here to Stay” and “Love Walked In.” Both composers came from a Russian heritage and had a keen interest in composing classical compositions as well as musicals for Broadway and Hollywood.