(musical advisor - uncredited)
/ Moderator (1948)
Himself - Narrative Introductions
The Echo. Musical. Music by Deems Taylor. Book by William LeBaron
[earliest Broadway credit] and Deems Taylor
[earliest Broadway credit]. Lyrics by Deems Taylor and William Le Baron. Musical Director: DeWitt C. Coolman. Featuring songs by DeWitt C. Coolman, Al Piantadosi, P.H. Christine, Nat Ayer
[credited as Nathaniel D. Ayer]...
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Did You Know?
[on 'Rhapsody in Blue', 1924] Mr. Gershwin will bear watching. He may yet bring jazz out of the kitchen.
Composer of the first opera by an American composer to be broadcast on radio, "The King's Henchman," with a libretto by Edna St. Vincent Millay. Originally broadcast from a New York studio, the work later briefly entered the repertoire of the Metropolitan Opera, where Lawrence Tibbett scored one of his first major successes as the baritone lead.