22 Mar 2012

Appointment for 22 March 2012 - Progress, Patriotism & Protest

From Appointment, 7:00 pm on 22 March 2012

The second of three programmes in which Matthew Crawford navigates the turbulent confluence of music and politics in 20th century America. A national anthem at last, music for war, Strange Fruit in the South, Frank Sinatra pleads for tolerance and Leonard Bernstein takes aim at the forces of McCarthyism.