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September 16th, 2014

The Palm Beach Pops 2014/15 Season Tickets are now on sale to General Public

(Palm Beach Gardens, FL – September 4, 2014) Charlotte Laurent-Ottomane, Executive Director of The Palm Beach Pops, today announced that the 2014/15 season tickets are now on sale and available to the general public. Led by the award winning Music Director/Principal Conductor and Pianist Lee Musiker, the season kicks off with a “Holiday Spectacular Concert”to celebrate the season with holiday favorites for all faiths and for the entire family, featuring special guests, the 10-time Grammy award winning vocal group, The Manhattan Transfer.

In January 2015, Frank Sinatra Jr. pays homage to his father’s 100 years with “Sinatra Sings Sinatra”, singing the classic songs with the original musical arrangements that define the Sinatra legend.

And in March 2015, The Palm Beach Pops will perform “One Singular Sensation: A Tribute to the Music of Marvin Hamlisch, starring Tony Award winner Donna McKechnie, the original Casse in A Chorus Line; Tony Award nominee Jodi Benson, the voice of The Little Mermaid; and Doug LaBrecque (Phantom of the Opera).

“We think this upcoming season is a wonderful way to continue the late Maestro’s legacy. We are proud to continue to be part of the Palm Beach County cultural landscape,” said Jon Lappin, President of The Palm Beach Pops.

“We are thrilled to perform again for The Palm Beach Pops loyal patrons and I am especially happy to be back with the Pops orchestra for this very exciting new season,” said Lee Musiker, Music Director and Principal Conductor for the Palm Beach Pops.

How to Purchase Tickets to The Palm Beach Pops:

For performances at the Boca Raton Community Church call the Palm Beach Pops Box Office at 561 832 7677

For performances at the Kravis Center, call 561 832 7469

“Holiday Spectacular Concert”
Featuring special guests, The Manhattan Transfer
Sunday, December 14, 2014 at 7:30 p.m.
Kravis Center for the Performing Arts

“Sinatra Sings Sinatra”
Frank Sinatra, Jr.
Saturday, January 10, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.
Boca Raton Community Church
Sunday, January 11, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.
Kravis Center for the Performing Arts

“One Singular Sensation: A Tribute to the Music of Marvin Hamlisch”
Featuring Donna McKechnie, Jodie Benson, and Doug LaBrecque
Saturday, March 7, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.
Boca Raton Community Church
Sunday, March 8, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.
Kravis Center for the Performing Arts

About The Palm Beach Pops:
Founded in 1991 by the late Music Director and Conductor Bob Lappin, The Palm Beach Pops quickly distinguished itself as a world-class pops orchestra, dedicated to preserving the American Songbook. In addition to on-going concerts, The Palm Beach Pops is devoted to serving the children in its community by presenting quality music education programs. The Pops created the “Music & You” In-School Youth Education Program to expose students to new learning experiences and positive role models while developing creativity, providing tools for communication and enabling students to build a strong sense of self. The Palm Beach Pops is a non-profit organization, supported solely through the generosity of individual donations, institutional grants, and concert income. For more information, please visit www.palmbeachpops.orgor call 561.832.7677.

About Lee Musiker:
As a distinguished Pianist, Arranger/Orchestrator & Music Director, Mr. Musiker is recognized internationally for his frequent collaborations with the premier artists from Broadway, Opera, Classical, Jazz and Pop, including Joshua Bell, Tony Bennett, Andrea Bocelli, Chris Botti, Michael Bublé, Kristen Chenowith, Barbara Cook, Renee Fleming, Lady Gaga, Josh Groban, Marvin Hamlisch, Diana Krall, Jerry Lewis, Audra McDonald, Maureen McGovern, Buddy Rich, Barbra Streisand and Mel Tormé. Mr. Musiker is a Steinway Artist, the recipient of Grammy and Emmy awards, a music educator and has guest conducted The New York Philharmonic and the Chicago,Dallas, Denver, Detroit, Houston, Milwaukee, Pittsburgh and National Symphony Orchestras.

Available for Interview:
Charlotte Laurent-Ottomane, Executive Director
The Palm Beach Pops

Media Contact:
Gary Schweikhart
PR-BS, Inc.