Ethan Bortnick Interviews Quincy Jones!

August 27, 2010

In this interview, Ethan and Quincy discuss music, travel and life.  As Quincy and Ethan both agree “If you can see it, you can be it… so go for it!”.

The full interview with Quincy can be seen on Ethan’s DVD, “Ethan Bortnick and his Musical Time Machine”, currently available through PBS Stations across the country, and in stores 10/26.

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Young pianist Ethan Bortnick pays call at WITF, will headline at Luhrs Center in October

August 16, 2010

by DAVID N. DUNKLE, The Patriot-News

He has his own PBS special. He’s been on Jay Leno’s “Tonight Show” four times. He can play complex piano pieces by Chopin and Mozart, but also likes rock and roll from the Beatles and Little Richard. He’s performed with Gloria Gaynor, Sir Elton John, the Jonas Brothers, the Black Eyed Peas, Celine Dion and Barbra Streisand, to name a few.

This fall, he will headline a 28-city concert tour that will bring him toShippensburg on Oct. 7. He is Ethan Bortnick, and he is 9 years old. (read more)


August 2, 2010

Piano prodigy Ethan Bortnick tickles his fans

By Edna Gundersen, USA TODAY

LOS ANGELES — Ethan Bortnick can’t decide which of the 200 songs he plays from memory is most difficult. “They’re all easy,” the 9-year-old prodigy finally concludes during a break at rehearsals for two concerts at the El Rey Theater. Those were filmed for Ethan Bortnick and His Musical Time Machine, airing on PBS through August. (read more)