Rodgers & Hammerstein: Carousel

Rodgers & Hammerstein: Carousel

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    In the sixth episode of a series of videos that explore the Rodgers and Hammerstein collections at the Library of Congress, Michael Feinstein examines the origins of the opening number from the hit musical Carousel, "Carousel Waltz." Produced by special arrangement with Imagem/Williamson Music Inc.

    nnSpeaker Biography: Michael Feinstein, the multi-platinum-selling, two-time Emmy and five-time Grammy-nominated entertainer, dubbed "The Ambassador of the Great American Songbook," is considered one of the premier interpreters of American standards.

    His 200-plus shows a year have included performances at Carnegie Hall, the White House, Buckingham Palace, Sydney Opera House and the Hollywood Bowl.

    Feinstein has received national recognition for his commitment to celebrating America's popular song and preserving its legacy for future generations.

    In 2007, he founded the Michael Feinstein Great American Songbook Initiative, dedicated to celebrating the art form and preservi