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Michael Feinstein's Songbook Reviews

Los Angeles County Arboretum & Botanic Garden (Arcadia, CA)

Reviews & Ratings

"Michael Feinstein's Songbook"
21 ratings
4.5 average rating
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122 events
17 reviews
27 stars
attended Jun 01 2013

Great evening--wonderful music, beautiful setting, good company. Perfect!

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296 events
141 reviews
43 stars
attended Jun 01 2013

It was a magical evening. Michael is such a charamastic and knowledge host and his conducting was first rate. The singers were also lst class. Looking forward to his other concerns

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Joan B.
81 events
59 reviews
13 stars
attended Jun 01 2013

Have lived in the LA area for almost 50 years and had never been to the Pasadena Arboretum and certainly not the Pasadena POPS. What a wonderful surprise, and especially so because it was hosted by Michael Feinstein. The orchestra was...continued

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61 events
41 reviews
42 stars
attended Jun 01 2013

Great evening. Cheyenne Jackson was worth the evening out. He can sing anything well and did - he should have done more. He was the only entertainer who was clearly relaxed, acknowledged the peacocks who were louder than the performers, and...continued

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42 events
32 reviews
1 stars
attended Jun 01 2013

it was a nice program but it was so cold i went home at intermission.

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39 events
25 reviews
18 stars
attended Jun 01 2013

This was the best summer concert I've attended in years! Kudos to Michael Feinstein for putting on such a superlative and enjoyable program. His successful debut as a conductor reconfirms what a consumate professional he is! His guests were...continued

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36 events
22 reviews
2 stars
attended Jun 01 2013

What a wonderful event! Beautiful setting, wonderful music and perfect weather made this evening truly enchanted. The peacocks roaming the grounds didn't hurt either, although they were comically loud during some of the show. I will definitely...continued

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sierra
37 events
18 reviews
4 stars
attended Jun 01 2013

Enjoyable evening. I miss Marvin Hamlisch but Michael Feinstein did a great job and the many guest singers kept things interesting. Temperature may be hot when you arrive but gets quite cool later so bring a sweater.

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21 events
13 reviews
13 stars
attended Jun 01 2013

Pasadena POPS at the Arboretum is always a nice night out. Michael Feinstein did a wonderful job for his first night as the conductor!

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michael pawlicki
44 events
8 reviews
12 stars
attended Jun 01 2013

EXCELLENT!

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KS
8 events
5 reviews
1 stars
attended Jun 01 2013

Excellent Pops show...Michael knows a lot about music, almost more than Marvin Hamlisch and we enjoyed his sharing. the music was varied and interesting. looking forward to the whole season!

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137 events
3 reviews
22 stars
attended Jun 01 2013

Music was great. Good choice of musical pieces and performed well. Venue is good except for the loud peacocks. Their calls were very annoying. Even the conductor commented on their calls.

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4 events
2 reviews
0 stars
attended Jun 01 2013

We were thoroughly pleased with the concert and the table where we sat. Overall, for the price and the concert we would rate it a perfect 10. I can't begin to say how thrilled we are now that we discovered Goldstar. The concerts are great and...continued

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