Rodgers And Hart - A Thousand Songs

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198B0119980616

Russell Davies presents six programmes celebrating the prolific collaboration of Broadway songwriters Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart.

This first programme tells how their success story began.

Featuring archive material of the songwriters working together, with recollections of colleagues and a contribution from Mark Steyn.

198B0119980616

Russell Davies presents six programmes celebrating the prolific collaboration of Broadway songwriters Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart.

This first programme tells how their success story began.

Featuring archive material of the songwriters working together, with recollections of colleagues and a contribution from Mark Steyn.

198B0219980623

Russell Davies presents six programmes celebrating the prolific collaboration of Broadway songwriters Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart.

This second programme gives an insight into what Hart was like as a house guest and how Rodgers tried to improve on the traditional conventions of the popular song.

198B0219980623

Russell Davies presents six programmes celebrating the prolific collaboration of Broadway songwriters Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart.

This second programme gives an insight into what Hart was like as a house guest and how Rodgers tried to improve on the traditional conventions of the popular song.

198B03Blue Moon19980630

Russell Davies presents six programmes celebrating the prolific collaboration of Broadway songwriters Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart.

This third programme details the duo's unhappy time in Hollywood and features the evolution of the song `Blue Moon', which it took four attempts to perfect.

198B03Blue Moon19980630

Russell Davies presents six programmes celebrating the prolific collaboration of Broadway songwriters Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart.

This third programme details the duo's unhappy time in Hollywood and features the evolution of the song `Blue Moon', which it took four attempts to perfect.

198B04The Lady Is A Tramp19980707

Russell Davies presents six programmes celebrating the prolific collaboration of Broadway songwriters Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart.

This fourth programme explores how the pair introduced classical ballet to the Broadway stage, and features the definitive recording of `The Lady Is a Tramp', as well as four very different versions of `My Funny Valentine'.

198B04The Lady Is A Tramp19980707

Russell Davies presents six programmes celebrating the prolific collaboration of Broadway songwriters Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart.

This fourth programme explores how the pair introduced classical ballet to the Broadway stage, and features the definitive recording of `The Lady Is a Tramp', as well as four very different versions of `My Funny Valentine'.

198B05Falling In Love With Love19980714

Russell Davies presents six programmes celebrating the prolific collaboration of Broadway songwriters Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart.

This fifth programme recalls how Hart's increasingly unreliable behaviour put the relationship under great strain.

Featuring a recording of `Falling in Love with Love' sung by Patricia Routledge, and `This Can't Be Love' performed by Bob Monkhouse

198B05Falling In Love With Love19980714

Russell Davies presents six programmes celebrating the prolific collaboration of Broadway songwriters Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart.

This fifth programme recalls how Hart's increasingly unreliable behaviour put the relationship under great strain.

Featuring a recording of `Falling in Love with Love' sung by Patricia Routledge, and `This Can't Be Love' performed by Bob Monkhouse

198B06Pal Joey19980721

Russell Davies presents the last of six programmes celebrating the prolific collaboration of Broadway songwriters Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart.

This programme recalls the controversy surrounding the show `Pal Joey'.

Hammerstein becomes Rodgers's new collaborator, and Gene Kelly performs `Bewitched, Bothered and Bewildered' and `I Could Write a Book'.

198B06Pal Joey19980721

Russell Davies presents the last of six programmes celebrating the prolific collaboration of Broadway songwriters Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart.

This programme recalls the controversy surrounding the show `Pal Joey'.

Hammerstein becomes Rodgers's new collaborator, and Gene Kelly performs `Bewitched, Bothered and Bewildered' and `I Could Write a Book'.