Burt Bacharach Cancels 2 Concerts To Recover From Broken Arm

Burt Bacharach is canceling two September concerts to recover from a broken arm.

A spokeswoman for the 88-year-old composer and conductor said Tuesday that Bacharach will skip scheduled performances on Sept. 3 in Curacao and Sept. 17 in Lancaster, California. Publicist Tina Brausam said Bacharach plans to resume his touring schedule in October.

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Tucson Jazz Festival, Tucson, Ariz.

She said she did not know how or when the six-time Grammy winner broke his arm.