Showcase with Barbara Kellar

Season 8, Episode 14

Season 8 Episode 14 | 29m 5s

How does geography and community affect musical style? Can you hear traces of influence from generations past in original compositions? On this special episode of Showcase with Barbara Kellar, Barbara sits down with Dr. Polina Bespalko to discuss the famous Russian Jewish composer George Gershwin. Then stay tuned for three performances from Ms. Bespalko of Gershwin's work.

Aired: 03/05/18

Rating: NR

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CET Arts programming made possible by: The Louise Dieterle Nippert Musical Arts Fund, Carol Ann & Ralph V Haile /US Bank Foundation, Randolph and Sallie Wadsworth, Macy’s, Eleanora C. U. Alms Trust, Fifth Third Bank Trustee, and The Ladislas & Vilma Segoe Family Foundation.