Fascinating Rhythms

The George Gershwin Story

Ruthie Henshall presents a six-part series examing the life of George Gershwin and re-assessing his work and legacy, featuring new and archive contributions.

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20041022

The George Gershwin Story: Ruthie Henshall presents a six-part series examing the life of George Gershwin and re-assessing his work and legacy, featuring new and archive contributions.

20041029

2/6. The George Gershwin Story: Ruthie Henshall presents a six-part series examing the life of and significance of George Gershwin. It's 1924 and Gershwin takes Broadway and the concert hall by storm.

20041105

4/6. The George Gershwin Story: Ruthie Henshall examines the life of and significance of George Gershwin. A look at Gershwin's range and depth of work in the 30s with shows such as Strike Up The Band

20041112
20041119

5/6. The George Gershwin Story: Ruthie Henshall examines the life of and significance of George Gershwin. Considered a failure in Gershwin's lifetime, why has Porgy and Bess achieved success now?

20041126

5/6. The George Gershwin Story: Ruthie Henshall examines the life of and significance of George Gershwin. A look at George's incidental music, as well as his and Ira's later hits for Hollywood.

0120041022

The George Gershwin Story

Ruthie Henshall presents a six-part series examing the life of George Gershwin and re-assessing his work and legacy, featuring new and archive contributions.

0220041029

It's 1924 and Gershwin takes Broadway and the concert hall by storm.

0320041105

A look at the Gershwin brothers - George and Ira.

0420041112

A look at Gershwin's range and depth of work in the 30s with shows such as Strike Up The Band.

0520041119

Considered a failure in Gershwin's lifetime, why has Porgy and Bess achieved success now?

06 LAST20041126

A look at George's incidental music, as well as his and Ira's later hits for Hollywood