The Silver Lining - Jerome Kern

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199C01Show Boat19990730

In a four-part series, David Jacobs presents a major appraisal of Jerome Kern - writer of over 700 songs.

This first programme looks at the impact of his masterwork, `Show Boat', the show that earned him the reputation as the father of the modern musical.

199C0219990806

In a four-part series, David Jacobs presents a major appraisal of Jerome Kern - writer of over 700 songs.

This second programme looks at the British influence in his career and traces his rise from his early hits to his Oscar-winning tunes and international fame.