John DeMain

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Heard On Midday Classics with Norman Gilliland

Maestro John DeMain joins Norman in Buck Studio to talk about and play music by iconic composer George Gershwin. DeMain conducted the Madison Symphony on May 11, 12, and 13 for an all Gershwin concert.

John DeMain has conducted George Gershwin’s music in over 400 performances. In this interview, DeMain discusses excerpts of Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess, An American in Paris, Rhapsody in Blue, and Cuban Overture.