"Rhapsody in Red, White & Blue" celebrates Gershwin in NYC.

by Madi Wagner / nyclocal.org

Adjunct associate professor of piano Jeffrey Biegel and composer Peter Boyer have completed a project to honor the centennial of George Gershwin's "Rhapsody in Blue." The project is called "Rhapsody in Red, White & Blue" and was composed by Boyer. Biegel, an acclaimed pianist, collaborated with Boyer on this initiative, which took five years to complete.

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