Latest Judy Garland Stories

2014-10-15 16:26:02

MY DREAM DUETS Features Duets with Iconic Artists Including Whitney Houston, John Denver, Marilyn Monroe, Judy Garland, Louis Armstrong and More NEW YORK, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GRAMMY®, TONY®, and EMMY® Award-winning musician and pop legend Barry Manilow is scheduled to appear on QVC® during the "Barry Manilow: Q Sessions Live®" broadcast Friday, October 17 at 6 PM (ET) to debut his latest album, MY DREAM DUETS. During the live audience show, Manilow is scheduled to...

2014-10-13 08:24:16

Unforgettable Duets & Performances Including Garland W/ Barbra Streisand SANTA MONICA, Calif., Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Songstress Barbra Streisand has been garnering incredible attention and sales for her "Partners" album, but Savoy Jazz has a few of the brightest gems in her duet repertoire--her duets with icon Judy Garland. The songs featured on two Savoy Jazz releases-- "Hooray For Love" medley which appears on "Judy Garland and Friends: Duets" and the all-time classic "Get...

2014-05-28 12:27:15

GRAND RAPIDS, Minn., May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For the 39th consecutive year, the Judy Garland Museum in Grand Rapids, Minn., the birthplace of Judy Garland, is celebrating the entertainer and her timeless film, The Wizard of Oz, during its weeklong Wizard of Oz Festival, taking place June 10 - 15, 2014. In recognition of the 75(th) anniversary of The Wizard of Oz, this year's festival, formerly the Judy Garland Festival, includes a number of special events. Kicking off the...

2014-04-14 12:27:11

New Editions to Best Selling Jazz Midline Series of All Time Are: SANTA MONICA, Calif., April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Savoy Jazz is set to release three new editions in its successful Jazz For midline series of compilations: Jazz for Spring, Jazz at the Movies and Jazz in the Afternoon with Cole--Celebrating the Songs of Cole Porter (celebrating the 50(th) Anniversary of his death in 2014). The pioneering theme-based collections are aimed at the casual consumer as opposed to...

2011-08-01 14:18:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- An exhibition presenting the iconic images and portraits of Judy Garland in her major roles as film and Broadway star can be viewed online at Big Eye Gallery. Running in conjunction with the Film Society of Lincoln Center's Judy Garland film series, Judy Garland: 75 Years of Magic honors the brilliantly rich body of work this astoundingly short life contributed to cinema, acting, and music. In collaboration with The Kobal Collection Big Eye Gallery...

2010-07-14 13:06:00

NEW YORK, July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Celebrating sixty years in show business, the iconic Liza Minnelli is about to release the most intimate and revealing recording of her career, Confessions, available everywhere on September 28(th) (Decca). A collection of American classics, Confessions features some of Minnelli's favorite songs of all time, arranged simply and elegantly, with accompaniment by her long-time pianist Billy Stritch. Though the album will surely stand as a landmark in her...

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