awards for arts achievement
Public Leadership in the Arts Awards
Legendary Artist Honoree
Michael Feinstein received the Legendary Artist Awards as a multi-platinum, five-time Grammy-nominated entertainer dubbed “The Ambassador of the Great American Songbook,” and is considered one of the premiere interpreters of American popular song. Throughout his career, Mr. Feinstein has performed in prestigious venues including Carnegie Hall, the Hollywood Bowl, and dozens of other major concert halls, as well as the White House and Buckingham Palace. More than a mere performer, Mr. Feinstein is nationally recognized for his commitment to the American popular song, both celebrating its art and preserving its legacy for the next generation.