FILE - In this July 16, 2011 file photo, American pianist and composer Burt Bacharach performs in Milan, Italy. President Barack Obama will honor songwriting duo Bacharach and Hal David with Gershwin ... more 
FILE - In this July 16, 2011 file photo, American pianist and composer Burt Bacharach performs in Milan, Italy. President Barack Obama will honor songwriting duo Bacharach and Hal David with Gershwin Prize at White House concert, Wednesday. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno, File) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Luca Bruno, File
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