From The American Songbook

August 1, 2020, 4:30 pm

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Irving Berlin, Rodgers and Hammerstein, and Helen Tamiris, watching auditions on stage of the St. James Theatre, 1948 (Photo: Al Aumuller, World Telegram staff photographer / Public domain)

This is a program of classic American songs. The traditional “Shenandoah,” Steven Foster’s “Jeanie with the Light Brown Hair,” the spiritual “Deep River,” “Summertime” from Porgy and Bess, and others. Singers include Eileen Farrell, the Norman Luboff Choir and Marilyn Horne.