Michael Feinstein: The Sinatra Legacy
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Celebrate the music of that fabulous era when Frank Sinatra reigned supreme.
Watch it Saturday, August 13 at 7pm on PBS North (8.1 / 31.1)
This multi-platinum selling, five-time Grammy-nominated singer, pianist, and musical anthropologist has devoted his career to the rediscovery, preservation, and performance of the historic material we know as American Popular Song. Michael Feinstein presents an evening dedicated to The Sinatra Era - celebrating the writers, music and performers of that fabulous era when Frank Sinatra reigned supreme.
Backed by a seventeen-piece Big Band, Feinstein guides viewers on a musical exploration of how Sinatra affected his contemporaries and how they, in turn, affected him. Through his performance, Michael Feinstein conjures up the biggest musical legends of that golden era using their extraordinary music, spiced with intimate stories about their larger than life personalities.