Tony Award winner Barbara Cook’s latest solo recording, entitled Loverman
, will be released on the DRG Records label Sept. 25. Click here
to learn more about the album.
The Kennedy Center announced that Barbara Cook was one of the 5 artists to be honored in 2011. The annual awards are given to individuals in the performing arts for their lifetime contributions to American culture. When asked about receiving this honor Barabara said, “What an amazing thing to have this validation from the Kennedy Center Honors Committee. And I am so moved to be included in the extraordinary group of artists who have been honored in the past. Barbara Cook and Fred Astaire? There isn’t a WOW! big enough.” The honors were broadcast on CBS on December 27, 2011 at 9:00 pm EST. Visit the Kennedy Center Honors page to read press articles, watch video and see photos from the event.