The Music


SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY’S COLLECTION of classical music deeply understands the


spiritual quality of both healing and suffering, and perfectly translates those qualities to


the listener. Brilliantly produced, the music modulates between poignancy and





Sir Paul’s compositions include "A LEAF” which will be especially unique as it makes its


American Gala Premiere as the solo piano piece performed by Yongmei Hu - the brilliant


classical pianist from Shang Hai, China. Yongmei made her Carnegie Hall debut in 2007


and has played to sold out audiences at Alice Tully Hall at Lincoln Center.


The chosen songs mostly were written for Sir Paul McCartney’s late wife, Linda


McCartney. His classical music has a wistful, delicate sense consistent with the grief


associated with her death.



Sir Paul McCartney has always been acutely aware that music can be a powerful tool in


raising awareness and vital funds for good causes and that his music in particular has a


unique way of reaching out to people, inspiring and encouraging them to make a





Join us in welcoming our World Renowned Guest Artists:



Roger Kellaway, Academy Award nominated and Grammy Award Winning Maestro


will perform the World Premiere of his newest work – THE MANY MOODS OF


McCARTNEY . His discography runs to more than two hundred and fifty albums. He’s


worked with everyone from Elvis to Ellington, Dizzy Gillespie to Yo-Yo Ma, Joni Mitchell


to Mancini and Quincy Jones to Michael Tilson Thomas.



Peter Beets, world renowned jazz pianist virtuoso who has shared the stage with jazz


greats like Chick Corea, Wynton Marsalis, Elvin Jones, George Coleman, Johnny Griffin,


Chris Potter and John Clayton. In 2001 his album “New York Trio” was released, which


brought him international acclaim.



Bobby Caldwell, multi platinum recording artist and truly one of the most respected


members of the music industry remembering his unforgettable hit “What You Won't Do


For Love”



Little Anthony, 2009 Rock n Roll Hall of Fame Inductee (Little Anthony & The


Imperials) whose hits include “Tears On My Pillow”, “Going Out of My Head”



Frankie Previte, Oscar Winning singer/composer for “Time of my Life” from the film


Dirty Dancing)



Lisa Sherman, Broadway singing sensation


Samantha Landrum, rising country music star who is currently climbing the country


music charts.



Emily West, with her engaging stage presence and alto vocals released her first single


“Rocks in Your Shoes” which debuted on the Billboard Country Music Charts.