Fascinatin' Rhythm

WXXI's Fascinatin' Rhythm presents of popular American music from Stephen Foster to Stephen Sondheim, in the context of their relationship to American history. Every week, host Michael Lasser (full bio) offers a rich mix of singers, songwriters and songs to explore the history and themes of American popular music. In 1994 Fascinatin' Rhythm won the prestigious George Foster Peabody Award, citing Michael Lasser for letting "our treasury of popular tunes speak and sing for itself with sparkling commentary tracing the contributions of the composers and performers to American society."

When and where to tune-in

Saturdays at 11am on Classical 91.5 (also streamed live online)
Find Fascinatin' Rhythm live streams in other time zones with Allegro.

Coming up on Fascinatin' Rhythm

Sunday, February 22nd (All day)

2/28 Wild About Eubie

Saturday, March 7th - 11am

3/7        Love with an Edge 

Saturday, March 14th - 11am

3/14      James P. Johnson & Cecil Mack

Recently on Fascinatin' Rhythm

Sunday, February 15th (All day)

2/21 From Friend to Lover

Sunday, February 8th (All day)

2/14 Cakewalk Your Lady

Sunday, February 1st (All day)

2/7 Broadway Trios

Sunday, January 25th (All day)

1/31      Meeting Again: The Love Songs of World War I  

Sunday, January 18th (All day)

1/24      Abe Lincoln in Song 

Sunday, January 11th (All day)

1/17      Wild, Simply Wild  

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