Songbook Foundation News & Media

Recent news & media related to the Great American Songbook Foundation can be found on this page. To view older content, please visit our Press Archive page.

PLEASE DIRECT PRESS INQUIRIES TO:

Chris Lewis, Director of Programs

The Great American Songbook Foundation
clewis@TheSongbook.org - 317.844.9446

Scott Hall, Communications & Media Manager
The Center for the Performing Arts  

shall@TheCenterPresents.org - 317.660.3376
 

PRINT and WEB:

01.19.2017: Carmel exhibit celebrates Ella Fitzgerald centennial

01.17.2017: 
New Exhibit Marks Ella Fitzgerald Centennial

01.12.2017:
Songbook Academy All-Stars are Splendiferous in Palladium Concert

01.04.2017:
Great American Songbook Foundation Names New Leader

12.20.2016: 
Michael Feinstein: A Holiday to Remember

12.19.2016: 
Feinstein will lead students at Songbook Academy

12.12.2016: 
Feinstein to Introduce 2016 Songbook Academy Winner at Feinstein's/54 Below

12.10.2016: 
Where’s Amy supports Songbook Youth Ambassador Baillio

12.07.2016: 
Michael Feinstein's 2017 Songbook Academy Opens Applications

12.03.2016: 
League City native to show her pluck in Hairspray Live!

12.02.2016: 
Hairspray Live ready for the spotlight

11.26.2016: 
Mathis made the right choice: Music over Olympics

11.09.2016: 
Michael Feinstein plays the Craterian Theater

10.31.2016: 
Feinstein and Friends Headline Center for the Performing Arts Fundraiser in Carmel

10.28.2016:
Michael Feinstein to perform with Westborough High School student

10.24.2016: 
Michael Feinstein Salutes David Raksin on Grand Avenue

10.21.2016: 
Local High School Senior Student to Perform at Zipper Hall with Michael Feinstein

09.19.2016:
Michael Feinstein to Feature Songbook Academy Alum at MCG Jazz

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VIDEO and AUDIO:

12.04.2016: Michael Feinstein on Midday

08.16.2016:
Michael Feinstein's interview on The Joan Hamburg Show

06.07.2016:
Hairspray Live has found its Tracy Turnblad! See Maddie Baillio on TODAY!

06.06.2016:
Michael Feinstein talks about the Songbook Academy and the Songbook Foundation

02.26.2016:
Universal Language: Michael Feinstein with Songbook Academy finalist Nick Drivas

10.28.2015:
Lucas DeBard sings the National Anthem at Colts-Saints game on October 25th

09.03.2015:
Youth Ambassadors performing on the Kennedy Center's Millennium Stage

08.05.2015: 
Lucas DeBard, young man who loves the old songs of the Great American Songbook

07.25.2015:
The Songbook Academy, Michael Feinstein, and 3 teens who love the great old...

03.05.2015:
Songbook Archivist Lisa Lobdell discusses one of Meredith Willson's favorite tunes.

01.07.2015:
Click here to view the promo reel for the 2015 Songbook Academy

12.20.2014:
Watch highlights from Michael Feinstein's HAPPY HOLIDAYS at Birdland!

12.16.2014:
2015 Songbook Youth Ambassador Madelyn Baillio sings the National Anthem on...

In addition, we frequently post video on the Songbook Foundation's
YouTube channel.
 

QUARTERLY eNEWS:

03.01.2017: The Standard - March 2017

12.01.2016: 
The Standard - December 2016

10.01.2016: 
The Standard - October 2016

06.01.2016: 
The Standard - Summer 2016

03.01.2016:
The Standard - Winter 2016

12.01.2015: 
The Standard - Fall 2015


PRESS RELEASES:

01.17.2017: New Exhibit Marks Ella Fitzgerald Centennial

01.04.2017:
Great American Songbook Foundation Names New Leader

12.12.2016: 
Feinstein to Introduce 2016 Songbook Academy Winner at Feinstein's/54 Below

12.07.2016: 
Applications accepted now for 2017 Songbook Academy®

10.28.2016: 
Feinstein to feature high school Songbook Academy® alum in concert

10.27.2016: Feinstein and friends draw raves at Center for the Performing Arts fundraiser

10.07.2016: 
Songbook Academy All-Stars to perform Jan. 7

09.19.2016:
Michael Feinstein to Feature Songbook Academy Alum at MCG Jazz

08.19.2016: 
Feinstein to feature Songbook Academy® award winner at Feinstein’s/54 Below

07.24.2016: 
California teen wins top honor at national Songbook Academy®

07.07.2016: 
The Songbook Academy® opens events to the public

06.07.2016:
Songbook Academy® champion Maddie Baillio wins the role of a lifetime

05.23.2016: 
High school vocalists selected as national finalists for the Songbook Academy®

05.22.2016: 
Broadway star Jarrod Spector to mentor singers at the 2016 Songbook Academy®

05.20.2016:
Songbook Academy® announces new national sponsor

02.19.2016: 
Songbook Academy™ Alum Nick Ziobro joins Feinstein & the Naples Philharmonic...

02.15.2016: 
The Great Indiana Songbook exhibit celebrates two centuries of Hoosier Music

02.10.2016: Songbook Foundation offers new program for people with Alzheimer’s disease

01.28.2016: Michael Feinstein to feature Songbook Academy™ winners at Carnegie Hall

01.27.2016Songbook Academy™ Alum to join Liz Callaway and the Kravis Center Pops...

01.10.2016: 
UCF student to perform with Michael Feinstein at Dr. Phillips Center

12.19.2015
: Michael Feinstein Launches 2016 Songbook Academy™

12.10.2015: Feinstein Introduces 2015 Songbook Academy™ Winner at Feinstein’s/54 Below

10.28.2015: 
Long Beach student to join Michael Feinstein in concert at Segerstrom Concert Hall

10.28.2015: 
Crestline student to join Michael Feinstein in concert at Segerstrom Concert Hall

10.22.2015: 
Michael Feinstein to feature local students in concert at Segerstrom Hall

10.22.2015: 
Songbook Academy winner sings at Indianapolis Colts game

10.12.2015: 
Michael Feinstein to feature Songbook Academy winner at Brooklyn Center 

10.01.2015: 
League City student to join Michael Feinstein at The Grand 1894 Opera House

09.25.2015: 
Bay area students to join Michael Feinstein in concert at Feinstein’s at the Nikko

09.21.2015: 
Chita Rivera to be inducted into the Great American Songbook Hall of Fame

08.15.2015: 
2015 Youth Ambassador Joins Past Winners For Performance in Washington, D.C.

07.25.2015: 
Indiana Crooner, Lucas Debard, Wins Great American Songbook Competition

06.01.2015: 
High School Vocalists Selected As Finalists in Songbook Academy

05.15.2015: 
New Ella Fitzgerald Memorial Scholarship will benefit Songbook Academy students

03.26.2015:
Songbook Foundation receives $20,000 grant from Grammy Foundation

01.15.2015: 
Broadway Star Laura Osnes to Mentor Students at the 2015 Songbook Academy

01.05.2015: 
Michael Feinstein launches 2015 American Songbook Academy