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 “I Whistle a Happy Tune”

Rodgers & Hammerstein’s The King and I

“I Whistle a Happy Tune”

Watch Kelli O'Hara and Billy Marlow "Whistle a Happy Tune" in this heartwarming duet.

Bootsy Collins
Passport

GRAMMY Salute To Music Legends® 2019

Full Episode

In collaboration with the Recording Academy™, Great Performances presents GRAMMY Salute To Music Legends®, the fourth annual all-star concert offering a primetime spotlight for the Recording Academy’s 2019 Special Merit Awards recipients.

 “Getting to Know You”

Rodgers & Hammerstein’s The King and I

“Getting to Know You”

"Get to know" Kelli O’Hara in her Tony-winning performance as Mrs. Anna, in "Rodgers and Hammerstein's The King and I."

NHT-Handel
Passport

Now Hear This “Handel: Italian Style”

Handel: Italian Style | Full Episode

Before becoming the most famous composer of his time, George Frideric Handel gained a lifetime of experience in Italy. Scott Yoo returns to Italy to follow in Handel’s footsteps, taking in the art, architecture, fashion, food, wine, light and landscape that, even beyond Italian music, shaped this German composer for the rest of his life.

Performance of "Flashlight."

GRAMMY Salute To Music Legends® 2019

“Flashlight” Excerpt

Watch George Clinton & Parliament-Funkadelic with Snoop Dogg, Sheila E and a full ensemble of stars perform this funk-music favorite.

42nd Street

42nd Street

The “Audition”

Auditions for "Pretty Lady," 1933's hottest new show, begin with an intense tap routine led by the show's choreographer, Andy Lee.

Scarlatti Man Out of Time
Passport

Now Hear This “Scarlatti: Man Out of Time”

Scarlatti: Man Out of Time | Full Episode

Join Scott in Spain and Morocco to discover the greatest composer you’ve never heard of: Domenico Scarlatti. He was the finest keyboard player in Europe, hired by the Queen of Spain as her personal instructor. Scarlatti incorporated the sounds of Spain – Moorish, Jewish, Gypsy, folk, dance and guitar – to create a new musical language that inspired generations of musicians after him.

 First Look

Much Ado About Nothing

First Look

Learn more about this new version of "Much Ado About Nothing," set in a black community in Georgia in the year 2020.

 <i>The Riddle of Bach</i> | Full Episode
Passport

Now Hear This “The Riddle of Bach”

The Riddle of Bach | Full Episode

Scott Yoo goes to Germany to learn Bach’s sonatas and partitas, widely considered among the greatest works ever written for solo violin. There, he discovers a riddle Bach left behind in his portrait. In trying to solve it, Scott discovers that Bach based his melodic style on Vivaldi and his rhythms on the music of the French court, which leads to a spectacular finale in Paris.