Today, Radio Riel celebrates the birth, on September 26, 1898, of one of the most famous and prolific American composers of all time, George Gershwin. Gershwin composed hundreds of songs, ranging from popular tunes to songs for Broadway and movies.
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From the Library: He’s Got Rhythm…Celebrating Gershwin

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by Gabrielle Riel on Thursday, 24 September, 2009

Today, Radio Riel celebrates the birth, on September 26, 1898, of one of the most famous and prolific American composers of all time, George Gershwin. Gershwin composed hundreds of songs, ranging from popular tunes to songs for Broadway and movies.

Radio Riel produces this program in conjunction with the Alexandrian Free Library Consortium of Second Life. You can listen to the program now at http://main.radioriel.org . Today’s music originates from the music library of Gabrielle Riel.

For more information on the Alexandrian Free Library, current exhibits and the work of Consortium members in general, please visit the Alexandrian Free Library website, or one of their branches in-world.

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