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Ranging from whimsical to introspective: poetry touched my music.

  • Added: Mar 04, 2017
  • Length: 01:01:30
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Pianist Bill Charlap excels in taking classic American tunes and producing fine jazz, from Bernstein to Gershwin

Bought by Northstate Public Radio, WBHM, 90.5 WSNC, KGOU, and KMHD


  • Added: Aug 29, 2005
  • Length: 03:51
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Joe Bev remastered 1927 Rhapsody in Blue 78., Credit: Lorie B. Kellogg
Joe Bev hosts an hour of remastered 78s records, including George Gershwin with the Paul Whiteman Orchestra conducted by Nat Shilkret “Rhapsody in ...

Bought by Spokane Public Radio, Spokane Public Radio, and Radio New Zealand


  • Added: Feb 10, 2013
  • Length: 57:05
  • Purchases: 3
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The third and final hour devoted to the music of the Swingle Singers paired with the original compositions by Rossini, Debussy, Gershwin, Sondheim,...

Bought by KPVL, KCSC, KENW, and WMRT


  • Added: Dec 30, 2009
  • Length: 56:56
  • Purchases: 4
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Pat Metheny plays John Zorn, Zorn plays Albert Collins, Ama Deus Ensemble and Hiromi play Gershwin

Bought by KMUN, KSUT, KKRN, WMHT, WRST-FM Oshkosh and more


  • Added: Oct 23, 2013
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 12
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This week, we are opening another song book in the series that Ella Fitzgerald and Norman Granz put together in the 1950s and 1960s-tonight, it's G...

Bought by WPCA-LP, WEZU, KMRE-LP, KKRN, and KSRQ


  • Added: Oct 15, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:16
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Andrew Litton, Credit: Steve J. Sherman
George Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue is a masterpiece of procrastination. Gershwin barely finished the work in time for the world premiere. In fact...

Bought by KBYU/BYU Radio


  • Added: Jul 25, 2009
  • Length: :24
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Fred Ahlert
When you hear about composers of American popular music in the 1920s and early '30s, the names that are remembered are Cole Porter, George and Ira ...

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Oct 27, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Jean-Yves Thibaudet
There’s an undeniably American element running through much of George Gershwin’s music. There’s also something almost street-smart about his music...

  • Added: Jun 28, 2010
  • Length: :22
Caption: Debbie Duncan, Credit: Ann Marsden
Minnesota Voices Certain Standards features Debbie Duncan on a George & Ira Gershwin song entitled "I Loves You Porgy". Arne Fogel also gives the ...

Bought by KSRQ


  • Added: Oct 31, 2012
  • Length: 03:29
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Arne Fogel, Credit: John Whiting
Minnesota Voices-Certain Standards features Arne Fogel on a George and Ira Gershwin song entitled "Embraceable You". Host, Arne Fogel also gives th...

Bought by KSRQ


  • Added: May 17, 2012
  • Length: 03:33
  • Purchases: 1
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French pianist Jean-Yves Thibaudet is one of the leading performers on today's classical music scene. He has over 40 albums to his credit, includin...

Bought by Prairie Public, Peconic Public Broadcasting, WABE, WCNY, WOUB and more


  • Added: Sep 18, 2015
  • Length: 58:00
  • Purchases: 14
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Songs from what came to be known as the Great American Songbook, have been part of jazz perhaps since The Original Dixieland Jazz Band began record...

Bought by KSRQ


  • Added: Jan 11, 2018
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 1
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Violinist Joshua Bell was excited when his record label asked him to record music by two "great melody writers," Leonard Bernstein and George Gersh...

Bought by WITF and WFCR


  • Added: Dec 01, 2006
  • Length: :36
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Erik Friedlander
On Tuesday’s edition of Spoleto Today, Block Ice...Propane...and George Gershwin. We’ll have a conversation with cellist Eric Friedlander about ...

Bought by South Carolina ETV Radio


  • Added: Jun 07, 2010
  • Length: 59:02
  • Purchases: 1
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Keith Lockhart and the Brevard Music Center Orchestra kick off the season of OpenAir Brevard with an all-American concert featuring works by Bernst...

Bought by KTXK, WGBH Radio Boston, WEKU, and WCQS


  • Added: Jun 29, 2010
  • Length: 01:59:00
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Andrew Litton, Credit: Steve J. Sherman
George Gershwin could be called a "What If" composer. "What if" he had lived longer than just 39 years, what more would he have written? And, "Wh...

Bought by KBYU/BYU Radio


  • Added: Jul 25, 2009
  • Length: :22
  • Purchases: 1
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American Landscapes is a weekly potpourri of the best in American music, hosted by Michael Campion. You’ll be treated to works by composers such as Copland, Samuel Barber, George Gershwin, Leonard Bernstein, Edward MacDowell, George Chadwick and many others. There will be much-loved music that never gets old, music to get reacquainted with and music that you’ll be hearing for the first time, with plenty to add to your list of favorites. And every piece you hear will be born in the USA!

  • From: KCME
  • Updated: May 18, 2016
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This week, more from Ella's Gershwin song book; also, Eddie South, Johnny Long, Strayhorn compositions, Larry Clinton, early Les Brown, and more...

Bought by WEZU, WPCA-LP, KMRE-LP, KKRN, and KSRQ


  • Added: Dec 02, 2017
  • Length: 01:54:54
  • Purchases: 5
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Vocalist Bobby McFerrin is best known for his 1988 hit “Don’t Worry Be Happy,” which was the first a capella song to reach #1 on the Billboard Hot ...

Bought by KMXT, WOUB, Prairie Public, WCNY, WETS and more


  • Added: Sep 19, 2015
  • Length: 58:00
  • Purchases: 11
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Vocalist Bobby McFerrin is best known for his 1988 hit “Don’t Worry Be Happy,” which was the first a capella song to reach #1 on the Billboard Hot ...

Bought by KUOW and KPIP-LP


  • Added: Aug 15, 2015
  • Length: 53:00
  • Purchases: 2
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On this program, conductor and soprano Barbara Hannigan undertakes a threefold mission: she conducts a Haydn Symphony, sings Sibelius’s Luonnotar w...

Bought by WCNY, WSMR, Delmarva Public Radio, WUFT, Moab Public Radio and more


  • Added: Nov 21, 2016
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 7