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Restoring the Original Arrangement of "Show Boat"

Conductor John McGlinn says that his decision to bring back the controversial language of Jerome Kern's classic musical posed some challenges, but was necessary to recapture the poignant and insightful nature of the work. McGlinn's efforts can be heard on a new CD on the EMI label.


Other segments from the episode on January 13, 1989

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, January 13, 1989: Interview with Doc Watson and Jack Lawrence; Review of Buck Owens' albums "Hot Dog!" and "Buck Owens and the Buckeroos: Live at Carnegie"; Interview with…


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