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."

Listen to this week's program (updated Mondays):

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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

Saturday, November 28th - 11am

11/14    Johnny Mercer Starts a Company  

Recently on Fascinatin' Rhythm

Saturday, November 21st - 11am

11/21    Simply Full of Jazz 

Saturday, November 21st - 11am

11/14    Simply Full of Jazz  

Saturday, November 14th - 11am

11/14    My Fate Is in Your Hands  

Saturday, November 7th - 11am

11/7    Depression Dreams  

Saturday, October 31st - 11am

10/31    America’s First Great Songwriter 

Saturday, October 24th - 11am

10/24    Follies (Stephen Sondheim’s Pastiche) 



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