The Songbook Blog

Spotlights, Weekly Columns, Interviews and more from the Great American Songbook Foundation family!

4/24/2020
GASF Perfect Harmony Spotlight: Donna Scherer
The Great American Songbook Foundation has a dedicated team of docents, collections processors and Perfect Harmony volunteers who devote their time and talents to preserving and educating the history of the Great American Songbook. Each week we will be putting a spotlight on the people behind the scenes.
4/22/2020
GASF Docent Spotlight: Susan Frick
The Great American Songbook Foundation has a dedicated team of docents, collections processors and Perfect Harmony volunteers who devote their time and talents to preserving and educating the history of the Great American Songbook. Each week we will be putting a spotlight on the people behind the scenes.
4/20/2020
GASF Docent Spotlight: Jim Arruda
The Great American Songbook Foundation has a dedicated team of docents, collections processors and Perfect Harmony volunteers who devote their time and talents to preserving and educating the history of the Great American Songbook. Each week we will be putting a spotlight on the people behind the scenes.
4/19/2020
GASF Collections Processor/Perfect Harmony Spotlight: Janice Roger
The Great American Songbook Foundation has a dedicated team of docents, collections processors and Perfect Harmony volunteers who devote their time and talents to preserving and educating the history of the Great American Songbook. Each week we will be putting a spotlight on the people behind the scenes.
4/15/2020
Teaching Notes - Bloomer Girl
Join a forum where you can share your lesson plans and access creative ways to engage your students through music.
4/13/2020
GASF Docent Spotlight: Sue Ackley
The Great American Songbook Foundation has a dedicated team of docents, collections processors and Perfect Harmony volunteers who devote their time and talents to preserving and educating the history of the Great American Songbook. Each week we will be putting a spotlight on the people behind the scenes.
4/13/2020
Learn Something New! ( virtual resources )
While you're stuck in quarantine, hone your acting, dancing, musicianship skills or learn an instrument!
4/6/2020
GASF Docent Spotlight: Margie Draper
The Great American Songbook Foundation has a dedicated team of docents, collections processors and Perfect Harmony volunteers who devote their time and talents to preserving and educating the history of the Great American Songbook. Each week we will be putting a spotlight on the people behind the scenes.
3/31/2020
The Songbook Connection: “Goin’ down the Bayou” with my Songbirds
Songbook Academy Alum, Josie Corrao, writes about the friends she met at Songbook Academy and the importance of staying in touch.
3/29/2020
Women of the Songbook: Next Generation
It's Women's History Month. Let's celebrate the next generation of Songbook women: Diana Krall, Audra McDonald and Lady Gaga.
3/25/2020
Teaching Notes - 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue and My Dearest Enemy
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3/23/2020
Book Review: "The Gershwins and Me: A Personal History in Twelve Songs"
Cantor Janice Roger reviews Michael Feinstein's book "The Gershwins and Me: A Personal History in Twelve Songs"