Dr. Carolyn Muir’s Radio Program: “The American Musical”

As part of a series of RTHK 4 radio programs featuring teachers from the University of Hong Kong’s Faculty of Arts talking about music that relates to their life and work, Dr. Carolyn Muir has hosted a program which was aired on Radio 4 FM on January 5, 2008. Titled “The American Musical,” the program explored the development of American musical theater ranging from early examples from the 1930s to the present day and included a variety of songs from musicals such as “Anything Goes,” “Oklahoma,” “My Fair Lady,” “West Side Story,” “Cabaret,” “Company,” and “Parade.” The program may be heard by clicking on the following link: www.rthk.org.hk/ rthk/schedule/radio4/20080105.htm. Then click on “Works for me: HKU Arts Talk” and you will be taken to a page for the program itself. Click on “Listen” to play the program.