However, there will also be numbers from the great film and stage musicals of Broadway and Hollywood as well as a selection of Irving Berlin
EASTER PARADE BBC2 10AM A little early in the day, but none the worse for wear, Judy Garland sports an Easter bonnet in slimly plotted but absolutely beguiling musical, bursting with Irving Berlin
wrote the music for the film, the real allure for much of the audience.
Performed by a cast of 29 and accompanied by 11 live musicians, this multi-awardwinning musical comedy includes Irving Berlin
classics from the movie such as Cheek to Cheek, Isn't It a Lovely Day to be Caught in the Rain and Top Hat, White Tie and Tails.
An Irving Berlin
Revue, featuring performances by Nat Needle, Dan Burke, Annie Kerins and others, will be performed at 9 p.
For The Irving Berlin
Render, Benjamin Sears has chosen an eclectic mix of materials.
THE Black Country's Tab Operatic Society will be performing Irving Berlin
classic Annie Get Your Gun this month.
The song's writer was, of course, Irving Berlin
, the Siberian-born son of a cantor, who wrote some 451 popular hits.
1888 Irving Berlin
, composer whose songs include White Christmas, was born on this day.
The likes of Irving Berlin
and Burt Bacharach didn't need degrees in anthropology to work out what they were getting lyrical about.
For better or worse, this practice ensures that the oeuvre of Cole Porter, Rodgers and Hart, Irving Berlin
, et al will not vanish any time soon.
Finally, he applauds white composers like Irving Berlin
, Harold Arlen, and George Gershwin for infusing the feel of "Negro blues" into their music.