Michael Feinstein: Ambassador Of The Great American Songbook

Jul 11, 2014

Michael Feinstein in studio at KCUR.
Credit Beth Lipoff / Up to Date

His career includes multi-platinum recordings, 200-plus live performances per year, two Emmy and five Grammy nominations, conductor of the Pasadena Pops, nightclub owner, and that’s just the half of it. Perhaps his greatest recognition, though, is as “Ambassador of the Great American Songbook”. On Friday's Up to Date, Michael Feinstein talks with Steve Kraske about his love of classic American popular music and his efforts to preserve it for future generations.

Guest: Michael Feinstein is an award-winning musician and performer of the Great American Songbook.

Hear More: Michael Feinstein performs Friday night at the Kauffman Center at 7:30 p.m.