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Unformatted text preview: 234, 6 234, 7 234, 8 234 A: A: B: A: 2 Technology and American Song 1920 ` s Era Microphone: 1920 ` s Era Phonograph: Bing Crosby Quintessential l crooner z Mellow baritone voice Set the standard for a more natural style of singing Commercial Radio The first radio station began in 1920 why was it successful? Frank Sinatra (1911 1998) From the 1956 Hit album, Song ` s for Swingin Lovers, l I ` ve Got You Under My Skin z Written by Cole Porter, Sung by Frank Sinatra 3 The l New Crooners z Michael Bubl Rod Stewart Harry Connick, Jr. Linda Ronstadt Norah Jones From the 2003 Grammy Award Winning Album Come Away With Me l The Nearness of You z by Hoagy Carmichael and Ned Washington American Musical Theater...
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