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George Gershwin's beloved An American In Paris features the sounds of taxi horns — but a musicologist argues we've been using the wrong ones. Creative Commons hide caption

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Has 'An American In Paris' Been Honking Up The Wrong Key?

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Frank Sinatra captured by photographer William "PoPsie" Randolph during a 1943 concert. Author Ben Yagoda points to Sinatra as one of the interpreters who helped revive the Great American Songbook. William "PoPsie" Randolph/Courtesy of Riverhead hide caption

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When Pop Broke Up With Jazz

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Hear Marin Alsop and Scott Simon Discuss Gershwin On 'Weekend Edition Saturday'

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Violinlist William Harvey teaches a student in the Philippines. From the Top hide caption

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'From The Top': 10 Years Of Classical Kids

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In Audio Introduction to 'Porgy and Bess'

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The Sweet Sound of Ruby Elzy

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Patti Austin, Singing Gershwin's Praises

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Patti Austin Spins New Stories from Old Classics

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Looking Beyond Gershwin's 'Rhapsody in Blue'

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70 Years of Gershwin's 'Porgy and Bess'

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