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Sunday, June 25, 2017
George Gershwin and DuBose Heyward - Summertime from Porgy and Bess
Opera was the popular music in 19th and early 20th Century Europe. It never really developed the same mass appeal on these shores. But musical theater filled the void. George Gershwin was perhaps the most successful composer of this form.