Tag Archives: music

Swing And A Hit

Bob Hardwick was born in Louisville, Kentucky, with the gift of perfect pitch. He discovered a love of composing at the tender age of four, and later attended graduate school for music studies. But rather than throw himself into a career in music, he followed in the family’s footsteps and went into banking. Still, he …

A Performance of Cultural Spirit

When dancer Michelle Ren joined Shen Yun, she was excited by the possibilities. “It gave me this opportunity to stand on the world’s stage, and to share authentic Chinese culture,” she says. “I realized that this was something really different, a really unique opportunity. I feel very fortunate.” Now the associate company manager, choreographer, and …

Not Your Everyday Joe

Where else but New York can you find any musical offering to suit just about any taste (and at just about any hour of any day)? From new and classic pop and rock to jazz and classical, from rhythm and blues to cabaret and burlesque, from Broadway to world music—and yes, even country and Americana …