How Now Dow Jones features in this week’s Musical Theatre Melodies

“Musical Theatre Melodies” broadcast on 96.5 FM on Tuesday, 2nd January will feature a 50th Anniversary tribute to Elmer Bernstein and Carolyn Leigh’s How Now Dow Jones, from the 1967 original Broadway cast recording starring Marlyn Mason, Anthony Roberts, Brenda Vaccaro, Hiram Sherman, Sammy Smith, Charlotte Jones and Fran Stevens.
This will be preceded by an introduction (via Skype) from New York-based theatre critic and Internet columnist – Peter Filichia. 
The remainder of the programme will feature further selections from the 1997 London studio cast recording of Jerome Kern and Oscar Hammerstein 2nd’s Show Boat, starring Frederica Von Stade, Jerry Hadley, Bruce Hubbard, Paige O’Hara, David Garrison, Karla Burns, Robert Nicols, Nancy Kulp, Lillian Gish and Teresa Stratas, with the Ambrosian Chorus and London Sinfonietta conducted by John McGlinn.
The broadcast will go “to air” between 9 – 11 p.m. EDT local Melbourne time; (= 10 a.m. – 12 noon GMT in Britain; = 11 p.m. – 1 a.m. NZDT; = 5 – 7 a.m. EST New York time; = 2 – 4 a.m. PST Los Angeles time.)

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