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December 29th, 2014

The Palm Beach Pops Welcomes Frank Sinatra, Jr., singing “Sinatra sings Sinatra”

(Palm Beach Gardens, FL – December 26, 2014) Charlotte Laurent-Ottomane, Executive Director of The Palm Beach Pops, today announced
that South Florida’s most loved pops orchestra is welcoming Frank Sinatra, Jr., as he launches his father’s centennial, with the original arrangements that define the sound of the Sinatra legend.

Led by Grammy and Emmy award winning Music Director and Principal Conductor Lee Musiker, The Palm Beach Pops will perform at the Boca Raton Community Church on January 10th and the Kravis Center for the Performing Arts on January 11th.

“Following the huge success and warm welcome back from our patrons at our recent “Holiday Spectacular” Concert, we have a very special program planned for “Sinatra sings Sinatra”. This concert will hold a few special surprises including an exciting version of the National Anthem by 15 year-old Brooke Sterling and a dynamic dance performance by students from the Dreyfoos School of the Performing Arts. Above all, we are thrilled to honor the great legend, Frank Sinatra,” said Lee Musiker. “I am very pleased to have the opportunity to work with Frank, Jr., and my longtime friend and colleague, his Music Director and Conductor, Terry Woodson,” continued Musiker.

“We are grateful for the support we have received for underwriting the concert and supporting The Palm Beach Pops orchestra for “Sinatra sings Sinatra”, said Charlotte Laurent-Ottomane, Executive Director of the Palm Beach Pops.

Sponsors for “Sinatra sings Sinatra” include Robert and Janet Nakushian, along with co-sponsors, the Ronald Barsanti Family Foundation and Dr. Sol and Suzee Colsky. Appreciation also goes to Chowder Heads, “Authentic New England Seafood”, and A1A Airport & Limousine Service for their in-kind sponsorship.

Upcoming Palm Beach Pops Concert Performances:

Frank Sinatra, Jr.
“Sinatra Sings Sinatra
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, Jodi 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

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.

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 or call 561.832.7677.

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

Media Contact:
Gary Schweikhart
PR-BS, Inc.