George and Ira Gershwin will always be remembered as the songwriting team whose voice was synonymous with the sounds and style of the Jazz Age. Though they had many individual song hits, their greatest achievement may have been the elevation of musical comedy to an American art form.
In the series:
Each of the four lectures will feature music from your favourite composers, plays, movies and radio! Stroll with us again down memory lane and relive the memories!
May 26: Rogers & Hammerstein
June 2: The Gershwins
July 7: Bacharach & Hal David
July 14: RCA Studio B: Home of “The Nashville Sound”