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Summertime

Episode 7 of 8

Rodney Greenberg, Harolyn Blackwell and Lesley Garrett reflect on the impact of George Gershwin's classic lullaby.

Series about music that makes the hairs stand up on the back of our necks.

Producer: Sara Conkey

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 in January 2001.

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30 minutes

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Wed 20 May 2020 00:30

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  • Fri 2 Oct 2015 18:30
  • Sat 3 Oct 2015 00:30
  • Tue 19 May 2020 18:30
  • Wed 20 May 2020 00:30

Why Sam Cooke's 'A Change Is Gonna Come' became a Civil Rights anthem

Why Sam Cooke's 'A Change Is Gonna Come' became a Civil Rights anthem

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