Streams

Who is Harry Warren?

Airs December 24 at 5PM to 8PM on The Jonathan Channel

Tuesday, December 17, 2013

On Christmas Eve, The Jonathan Channel celebrates the birth anniversary of composer Harry Warren. Working primarily in film, Warren composed over 800 songs. In 1933, he provided the soundtrack for the Bubsy Berekley choreographed film, 42 Street

Throughout his career, he received 3 Academy Awards for Best Song: Lullaby of Broadway (1935), You'll Never Know (1943) and On The Atchison, Topeka and the Santa Fe (1946). Despite his prolific songwriting and critical acclaim, Harry Warren remains one of the least recognized composers in the Great American Songbook. 

Join us as we celebrate the birthday of Harry Warren, through 3 hours of his music. All Harry Warren from 5 PM to 8 PM, Tuesday, December 24 on the Jonathan Channel.

Tags:

More in:

Leave a Comment

Email addresses are required but never displayed.

Get the WNYC Morning Brief in your inbox.
We'll send you our top 5 stories every day, plus breaking news and weather.

Sponsored

About The Jonathan Channel

The sounds of Frank Sinatra, Nelson Riddle, Ella Fitzgerald, Tony Bennett, Mel Torme, Bing Crosby, Billie Holiday and other masters of the American songbook can be heard 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, anywhere in the world.

“The Jonathan Channel” provides an unparalleled showcase for this timeless music, presented by its strongest advocate, Jonathan Schwartz, in his intimate, insightful, and utterly original approach that combines impeccable taste with countless personal tales, colorful anecdotes and encyclopedic knowledge

The Jonathan Channel Newsletter

Connect with The Jonathan Channel

Follow @jonathanwnyc

 

 

Feeds

Supported by