Wednesday, May 9, 2012

Gershwin prize 2012

  • Burt Bacharach and Hal David will be awarded the Library of Congress 2012 Gershwin Prize for Popular Song on Wednesday, May 9. A concert will be held in the honor, which will form the basis of a PBS special to begin airing on May 21.
  • (TheaterMania.com)
  • Bacharach and David are receiving the 2012 Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song. Paul McCartney won in 2010 and Stevie Wonder won the laurels in 2009.
  • (YAHOO!)
  • The songwriters will be awarded the 2012 Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song. Singers scheduled to perform include Stevie Wonder, Sheryl Crow, Michael Feinstein, Diana Krall and Lyle Lovett.
  • (Boston Globe)
  • Bacharach and David on Wednesday will receive the 2012 Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song. Obama has honored Paul McCartney and Stevie Wonder with the prize.
  • (Washington Post)
  • The event honors Burt Bacharach and Hal David, winners of the 2012 Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song. In other news: Voters in North Carolina approve a ban on gay marriage, reports Jon Ostendorff of USA TODAY. In Indiana, six-term U.S. Sen.
  • (USA Today)
  • who will be awarded the 2012 Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song. President Obama will present the award as he did in 2010 and 2009, when the Library of Congress honored Sir Paul McCartney and Stevie Wonder, respectively.
  • (Whitehouse.gov (press release))
  • Obama will present Bacharach and David the 2012 Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song in a performance that will be broadcast on PBS and the Armed Forces Network.
  • (Politico.com)
  • (c) 2012, The Washington Post. Burt Bacharach is calling from President Barack Obama will present the duo with the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song.
  • (nola.com)

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