Additional performers featured in the video include om Wopat, Susan Anton, Casey Abrams, Siedah Garrett, Lisa Fischer, Billy Gilman, and more! While the global pandemic has kept the world on lockdown for over a year, an extraordinary ensemble of singers and musicians have "unlocked" a way to battle the "COVID-19 BLUES" that people are left with after a year of facing so many challenges. Deborah [read more...]
Don’t miss the return of world-class talent to the Palladium (Carmel, Indiana) when Michael Feinstein and longtime friend Melissa Manchester team up for an evening of pop hits and gems from the Great American Songbook! The concert will be Melissa's first Live event with an on-site audience – in over a year.
Join me Tuesday March 16 to celebrate the ONE YEAR ANNIVERSARY of Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley's #StarsInTheHouse. James and Seth and their talented friends have raised nearly a million dollars for charity throughout the pandemic to support performers and entertainment industry professionals in these difficult times. The week kicks off on Tuesday, with guests Annette Bening, Judy Kuhn, Brian Stokes and more. Stop on by!
I am delighted to share this latest version of my song "Let There Be More Light" performed with members of the Los Angeles Jewish Symphony and Choir, under the direction of Noreen Green. Thank you Ken Miller for your lovely orchestration. And Thank You to our Sponsors: Jewish Life Foundation and LA County Arts Commission.
In support of World Singing Day, I thought it would be appropriate for the second release from my upcoming album, RE:VIEW, to be "Midnight Blue." The tenderness I feel for this song I co-wrote with Carole Bayer Sager and the images of me through the years are true and heartfelt. I am grateful to know all of the memories this song has stirred in all [read more...]
Congratulations to all of the Emmys / Television Academy award winners of Schitt's Creek including Catherine O'Hara, Eugene Levy, Annie Murphy and Daniel Levy - as well as kudos to all for the Emmy for Best Comedy Series! Delighted to have had my voice and recording of "Don't Cry Out Loud" as a part of the hysterical plot line. Thank you.
Melissa Manchester’s latest single, a newly reimagined recording of her early hit, “JUST YOU AND I" is a Labor Day Week tribute to the essential workers and first responders who are getting us all through the coronavirus crisis. The Grammy Award winning singer/songwriter is joined by legendary saxophonist Gerald Albright and the young artists from Citrus College in this updated version of the 1976 Billboard [read more...]
This is AWAKE! I found these words by Rabindranath Tagore a very long time ago and I've carried them in my heart ever since - until I heard them sing. I suggest you listen three times - once at a high volume while driving, once with head phones and once while resting. Thank you, Peter Hume, for your glorious orchestration, Paco Silva for your thoughtful direction. Thank you all, with all of my heart. Enjoy.
On Saturday, April 25, at 2:00PM PST, ALL TOGETHER NOW! – an online concert event helping the City of Los Angeles during the coronavirus pandemic will be live streamed at alltogethernowla.org courtesy of Alert the Globe and available free to anyone who wants to see it. 100% of the proceeds go to the City of Los Angeles COVID 19 Crisis Fund and you can either donate by texting “together” to 24365, or at the Mayors Fund LA website.
On Monday, April 6 at 1:00 PM PDT / 4:00 PM EDT, I'll be doing a cool live stream right here on Curtain Up with Rob Rokicki, Lynn Portas & Lily Bowen. A one-hour live entertainment show for our aging loved ones nationwide. It's a collaboration with Seniorly, to bring daily entertainment to seniors across the country who are isolated due to the #COVID-19 pandemic.