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A five-part series in which American singer/pianist Michael Feinstein presents a personal profile of five American songwriters.
In the third programme, he is joined by composer Burton Lane as he recalls and demonstrates on the piano the often tortuous business of song collaboration. With Ruth Etting, Al Jolson, Judy Garland and Barbra Streisand on disc.
Written by Adrian Edwards

Contributors

Pianist:
Michael Feinstein
Unknown:
Burton Lane
Unknown:
Ruth Etting
Unknown:
Al Jolson
Unknown:
Judy Garland
Unknown:
Barbra Streisand
Written By:
Adrian Edwards

Introduced by - Richard Baker from the Hippodrome, Goiders Green, London. Kenneth Alwyn conducts the BBC Concert Orchestra, led by Martin Loveday , with guest singers Naomi Harvey and Eugene Ginty. At 8.15, during the interval, there will be music on disc.
Producer Alan Boyd

Contributors

Introduced By:
Richard Baker
Unknown:
Goiders Green,
Unknown:
London. Kenneth
Unknown:
Martin Loveday
Singers:
Naomi Harvey
Singers:
Eugene Ginty.
Producer:
Alan Boyd

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