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Romberg Quartet
Named after the last of the composers of the great Operetta’s Sigmund Romberg, This talented group of singer-musicians bring to the audience a glimpse of the golden age of Operetta.

This musical form was the fore-runner of today’s modern musical comedy, which continues to dominate the Broadway stage even today.

Thrill to the beautiful melodies of Victor Herbert, Franz Lehar and of course Sigmund Romberg. An hour and forty-five minute show of great entertainment and historical anecdotes of the lives of these three composers.

The Cast
Soprano: Allison Kerr
Tenor: Bill Hodge
Narrator Bass-Baritone: Arnold Thies
Accompanist: Ralph Black

This show includes music from Tailwind, Naughty Marietta, The Red Mill,The Merry
Widow, The Student prince, The Desert Song.

 
 

The Entertainers
Meet the Entertainers: three talented people who bring you the history of American Music from the golden age of tin pan alley in a most entertaining way.

From the dean of pop composers, Irving Berlin, to the witty "bon mots" of Cole Porter, the Entertainers will bring you the life and times of America's great composers in both words and music.

You will hear the first song that made each one a legendary composer or lyricist. You'll find out what inspired a certain song or lyric and how it became a hit. The Entertainers will sing and play their way into your heart and memory and bring back the golden age of music for you to enjoy.

Solos, duets and instrumentals of the Music of America will have you tapping your toes and humming along during this truly entertaining and educational event.

Show #1
The Life, Times and Music of Irving Berlin.
1 hour and 15 minutes of great Berlin songs, plus little known material about America's 1st great pop composer. Alexander's Ragtime Band, Always, Easter Parade, White Christmas, How Deep Is The Ocean and many more!

Show #2
The Life, Times and Music of Richard Rogers and Lorenz Hart. Meet Richard Rogers' first collaborator, Lorenz Hart. The first great pop tunes of the Twenties and Thirties. Manhattan, Thou Swell, Blue Moon, Small Hotel, I Could Write a Book, The Lady is a Tramp, plus fun information about one of America's great writing teams. 1 hour and 10 minutes.

Show #3
The Life, Times and Music of the Cole Porter. The bon vivant of American music from the Twenties to the Fifties. The most sophisticated composer of American music and lyrics was the redoubtable Cole Porter. Enjoy the melodies and lyrics of What is This Thing Called Love, Night and Day, I've Got You Under My Skin, In the Still of the Night, I Get a Kick Out Of You, Too Darned Hot, and Always True to You in My Fashion. Hear about the Paris years and the triumphs and tragedies of one of America's greatest composers. 1 hour and 30 minutes.

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