Apr
21
8:00 PM20:00

Tribute to Ella

Larry Blank, conductor | Capathia Jenkins, Harolyn Blackwell and Aisha de Haas, vocals

Join us for this swinging tribute to Ella Fitzgerald in celebration of her 100th birthday. We will honor the “First Lady of Song” and present some of the glorious songs that she made her own, including “It Don’t Mean A Thing, If It Ain’t Got That Swing” and “Summertime.” You’ll also hear top hits by her sister jazz greats, including Dinah Washington, Billie Holiday and Sarah Vaughan.

Bob Carr Theater in Orlando, Florida

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May
23
7:30 PM19:30

With a Little Bit of Lerner

Concert Information

Delight in an evening of glitz, glamour and charm celebrating the 100th birthday of Alan Jay Lerner with the fabulous BBC Concert Orchestra. 

Under the baton of Broadway maestro Larry Blank and with a host of special guest stars from the world of theatre, enjoy some of the most popular and enduring works of musical theatre for both the stage and film, including classics from Brigadoon, My Fair Lady, Gigi and many more.

In collaboration with the Society of London Theatre.

With a Little Bit of Lerner

19:30 Wed 23 May 2018 Royal Festival Hall

PART OF

BBC Concert Orchestra 2017-18 Southbank Centre Season

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Nov
3
to Nov 4

Tribute to Ella

Larry Blank, conductor
Harolyn Blackwell, vocalist
Capathia Jenkins, vocalist
Aisha de Haas, vocalist
Pacific Symphony

A centennial celebration of the First Lady of Song! Pacific Symphony honors Ella Fitzgerald’s remarkable legacy with the sultry ballads and sweet jazz that she made her own — including “Dream a Little Dream of Me,” “Cheek to Cheek,” “Into Each Life Some Rain Must Fall” and “It Don’t Mean a Thing (If It Ain’t Got That Swing).”

 

 

November 3 — November 4, 8:00 p.m.Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall

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Apr
1
2:00 PM14:00

A TRIBUTE TO MARVIN HAMLISCH: ONE SINGULAR SENSATION

ORLANDO PHILHARMONIC

Two Shows  Saturday Matinee 2 pm  and Evening 8 PM

SATURDAY, APRIL 1, 2017 | 2:00 PM 

PROGRAM:

  • Overture to A Chorus Line
  • Through the Eyes of Love
  • The Last Time I Felt Like This
  • At the Ballet
  • Nobody Does it Better
  • Smile
  • The Way We Were
  • What I Did For Love
  • and more Hamlisch hits!

VENUE: Bob Carr Theater

Larry Blank, conductor | Donna McKechnie, Jodi Benson & Doug LaBrecque, vocals

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Feb
11
7:30 PM19:30

From Broadway With Love

Saturday 11th February 2017

 

Every Time We Say Goodbye from Seven Lively Arts - Porter
Let’s Misbehave from Anything Goes - Porter
Something’s Coming from West Side Story - Bernstein/Sondheim
Young At Heart - Richards/Leigh
It Was A Very Good Year - Drake
Sun And Moon from Miss Saigon - Schonberg/Boubil
All I Ask Of You from The Phantom Of The Opera - Lloyd Webber
Takin’ A Chance On Love from Cabin In The Sky - Duke/Latouche
Moon River from Breakfast At Tiffany’s - Mancini

Conductor
Larry Blank

Featuring:
Matthew Ford, Vocalist
Emma Williams, Vocalist

Halle Orchestra - Bridgewater Hall - Manchester UK

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Sep
1
to Jan 1

HOLIDAY INN - Irving Berlin Musical

CREATIVE

 

Irving Berlin

Music & Lyrics

Gordon Greenberg

 Director & Co-Book

Chad Hodge 

Co-Book

Denis Jones

Choreographer

Anna Louizos—Set Designer
Alejo Vietti—Costume Designer
Jeff Croiter—Lighting Designer
Keith Caggiano—Sound Designer
Joe Dulude II—Make-up Designer
Chuck LaPointe—Wigs Designer
Andy Einhorn—Music Director/Supervisor
Larry Blank—Orchestrations
Sam Davis—Vocal & Dance Arrangements
Bruce Pomahac—Additional Dance & Vocal Arrangements
John Miller—Music Coordinator

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Mar
11
8:00 PM20:00

THE GREAT AMERICAN SONGBOOK - Modesto Symphony

 

Friday, March 11, 2016 - 8:00 PM
Gallo Center for the Arts, Modesto

Larry Blankguest conductor
Sarah Uriarte Berry, vocalist
Doug LaBrecquevocalist

Program

Spend an evening filled with some of the most loved American music from the 1920’s through the ’60s! You won’t want to miss a moment of your favorites from Broadway and Hollywood musicals, including Artie Shaw’s Begin the Beguine  , Over the Rainbow  and The Song is You  by the legendary Frank Sinatra. And of course — the music of George and Ira Gershwin, including
I Got Rhythm  !
 

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Mar
4
8:00 PM20:00

One Singular Sensation - San Diego Symphony

ONE SINGULAR SENSATION: 
A TRIBUTE TO THE MUSIC OF MARVIN HAMLISCH
A City Lights Concert

Larry Blank, conductor
Donna McKechnie, vocalist
Jodi Benson, vocalist
Doug LaBrecque, vocalist

ONE NIGHT ONLY! Celebrate four decades of Marvin Hamlisch’s magnificent memories. Join Tony Award winner Donna McKechnie, Tony® Award nominee Jodi Benson, and Phantom of the Opera’s Doug LaBrecque as they pay tribute to the wonderful talents of one of the greatest contributors to music over the last century, Marvin Hamlisch. As a composer, Hamlisch won virtually every major award: three Oscars, four Grammys, four Emmys, a Tony, and three Golden Globes (not to mention…the Pulitzer Prize!). On Broadway, he wrote the music for long-running shows A Chorus LineThey’re Playing Our SongSweet Smell of Success, SmileThe Goodbye Girl and Imaginary Friends. His more than 40 motion picture scores include his Oscar®-winning score and song for The Way We Were and his adaptation of Scott Joplin’s music for The Sting. And who can forget Marvin’s many concerts as San Diego Symphony’s Principal Pops Conductor? This memorable concert will feature music from a career truly dedicated to the power of timeless music.

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Jan
30
to Jan 31

Jason Alexander - Phoenix Symphony

Phoenix Symphony

Jason Alexander, vocalist
Larry Blank, conductor

Long before he became “Seinfeld’s” George Costanza, the vastly talented Jason Alexander was a Tony Award-winning Broadway musical star. Worried this is a concert about “nothing”? Absolutely not… Alexander shares his musical journey and passion for Broadway, stage and screen. Don’t miss this blockbuster night as Jason Alexander makes his Arizona symphonic debut with The Phoenix Symphony in an evening filled with music, humor and fun.

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Dec
13
7:30 PM19:30

Friday Night is Music Night - Oh What A Beautiful Evening

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Apr
11
7:30 PM19:30

Hallé Pops: Singin’ in the Rain: A Tribute to Gene Kelly

Saturday

11

April

7:30 PM

The Bridgewater Hall
Manchester 

Hallé Pops: Singin’ in the Rain: A Tribute to Gene Kelly

Join Broadway maestro Larry Blank and a trio of star vocalists in a tribute to Hollywood’s greatest song and dance man, Gene Kelly. Performed by the full forces of the Hallé, these orchestrations and arrangements are some of the best ever written and are an absolute pleasure to hear. The perfect celebration of one of the finest men in cinema, movie and musical history. 

The programme includes:
Get Happy; ’SWonderful; New York, New York; An American In Paris (Overture); Nice Work If You Can Get It; Embraceable You; It Had To Be You; Before The Parade Passes By; Good Morning; You Are My Lucky Star and Singin’ In The Rain.

Larry Blank conductor | Louise DearmanDaniel Crossley and Matthew Ford vocalist

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