Saturday, April 13, 2024

Performing Arts Project announces online accompanist initiative

The Performing Arts Project (PAP) announced today a tentative agreement to identify talent for the website The online accompanist platform will use local Denver talent to provide rehearsal tracks for the YouTube channel @accompanists and their online subscribers. The brand new online music education portal will include Broadway song book standards for soloists and complete piano arrangements for vocalists. plans to utilizes technology to give artists the resources and services they need, where ever they need it. More to come!

YouTube Channel @accompanists

"You Are Too Beautiful" is a popular song from the 1933 musical comedy film "Hallelujah, I'm a Bum," where it was sung by Al Jolson credits to Rodgers/Hart - Real Book circa 1977. 

In the video below Jolson is backed by Guy Lombardo and His Royal Canadians. Song is from the movie "Hallelujah, I'm a Bum" in which Jolson starred. Recorded December 20, 1932.