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Gershwin, George 1898-1937

Overview
Works: 13,424 works in 30,264 publications in 15 languages and 215,866 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Biography  Romance films  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Operas  Excerpts  Scores  Symphonic poems 
Subject Headings: Composers 
Roles: Author, Composer, Performer, Instrumentalist, Lyricist, Musician, Originator, Bibliographic antecedent, Arranger, Conductor, Creator, Contributor, Dedicatee, Other, Honoree, Compiler, cor, Actor, Depicted, Librettist, Curator, Author of introduction, Singer, Narrator, Director
Classifications: ML410.G288, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about George Gershwin
 
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Most widely held works by George Gershwin
Rhapsody in blue ; Preludes for piano ; Short story ; Violin piece ; Second rhapsody for orchestra with piano ; For Lily Pons ; Sleepless night ; Promenade : walking the dog by George Gershwin( Recording )

934 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 6,740 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features Grosvenor playing three solo encores, one from each composer represented. For Saint-Saens, he's chosen Leopold Godowskys deliciously free transcription 'The Swan'. The famous cello solo from 'The Carnival of Animals'. Ravel is represented by a brief prelude that he wrote in 1913. And he performs Gershwins Piano Concerto and Rhapsody in Blue
Porgy & Bess by George Gershwin( Recording )

251 editions published between 1935 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 4,720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The first complete recording of the opera based on Gershwin's original score, restoring the material cut by Gershwin during rehearsals for the New York premiere in 1935, was made by the Cleveland Orchestra under Lorin Maazel in 1976, in time for the U.S. Bicentennial"--Wikipedia (Feb 2007)
Rhapsody in blue ; An American in Paris by George Gershwin( Recording )

218 editions published between 1932 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 4,228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This selection is a DSD (Direct Stream Digital) recording
An American in Paris by Vincente Minnelli( Visual )

140 editions published between 1951 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 3,326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-GI loves Paris and loves even more an alluring, but engaged, perfume-shop clerk
Rhapsody in blue by George Gershwin( )

434 editions published between 1198 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 3,120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally for piano and orchestra; arr. for piano solo./ "Includes the addendum to the 2 piano/4 hands edition and the fully restored piano manuscript"--Cover./ Includes foreword and commentary on the manuscript by Alicia Zizzo (p. [2]-15), and biographical notes on the editor
Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin( )

254 editions published between 1934 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,958 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Funny face by Stanley Donen( Visual )

65 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young fashion photographer falls in love with a drab bookseller in this musical
George Gershwin by George Gershwin( )

96 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,793 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

100th anniversary edition
An American in Paris by George Gershwin( Recording )

249 editions published between 1929 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 1,524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Along with two of Gershwin's most popular works, Barry Wordsworth and the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, along with acclaimed pianist Christopher O'Riley, perform works by Ravel and Debussy
Porgy & Bess by George Gershwin( Recording )

268 editions published between 1875 and 2018 in 7 languages and held by 1,474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Porgy and Bess RCA orchestra and chorus Skitch Henderson, conductor Leonard de Paur, Chorus director. Leontyne Price, soprano; William Warfield, bass
Shall We Dance by Mark Sandrich( Visual )

56 editions published between 1937 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A male ballet dancer and a female singer enter into a phony romance to generate publicity for their careers
Manhattan by Woody Allen( Visual )

68 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Isaac Davis, a forty-two-year-old, divorced comedy writer, is dating seventeen-year-old Tracy while his lesbian ex-wife, Jill, is writing a tell-all book about their failed marriage, but when Isaac meets Mary, his best friend's mistress, everything begins to change and Isaac embarks on a quest to find romance and fulfillment in his native Manhattan
Concerto in F for piano and orchestra by George Gershwin( )

139 editions published between 1927 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 1,367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Porgy & Bess : highlights by George Gershwin( )

53 editions published between 1963 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 1,282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gershwin composed part of Porgy and Bess during the summer of 1934, living on an island near Charleston, where the opera takes place
Gershwin by George Gershwin( )

84 editions published between 1949 and 2017 in 6 languages and held by 1,267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American in Paris by George Gershwin( )

130 editions published between 1924 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 1,080 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhapsody in blue : an American in Paris ; Concerto in F by George Gershwin( )

44 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin( Recording )

88 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 991 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Besetzung des Orchesters siehe Plattentasche
George Gershwin's preludes for piano by George Gershwin( )

80 editions published between 1900 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Duets by Tony Bennett( Recording )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Legendary crooner Tony Bennett returns with a new collection of superstar duets that includes collaborations with Carrie Underwood, Josh Groban, and Lady Gaga. Duets II also includes Bennett and Amy Winehouse performing Body and Soul
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
An American in Paris
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Rhapsody in bluePorgy and BessFunny faceShall We DanceConcerto in F for piano and orchestraAn American in ParisGeorge Gershwin's preludes for piano
Alternative Names
Corc Gerşvin

Džordž Geršvin

Džordžs Gēršvins

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Geo Gershwin

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George Gershwin American composer and pianist

George Gershwin Amerikaans componist (1898-1937)

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George Gershwin amerikansk pianist og komponist

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George Gershwin compositore, pianista e direttore d'orchestra statunitense

George Gershwin US-amerikanischer Komponist

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Georgius Gershwin

Gerhvin, Jacob 1898-1937

Gerschwin, G.

Gershovitz, Jacob 1898-1937

Gershowitz, Jacob

Gershowitz, Jacob 1898-1937

Gershvin, Dzh 1898-1937

Gershvin, Dzh (Dzhordzh), 1898-1937

Gershvin, Dzhordzh

Gershvin, Dzhordzh 1898-1937

Gershvin, Jacob

Gershvin Jacob 1898-1937

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Gershwin 1898-1937

Gershwin, G.

Gershwin, G 1898-1937

Gershwin, G. (George) 1898-1937

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Gershwin, J.

Gershwine, Jacob

Gershwine, Jacob 1898-1937

Geršuin

Geršuin, Džordž

Geršvin, D.

Geršvin, D. 1898-1937

Geršvin, Dž.

Geršvin, Džordž.

Geršvin, Džorž

Geršvin, G.

Geršvins, Džordžs

Gēršvins, Džordžs 1898-1937

Gerswhin, George

Hershvin, Dz︠h︡ordz︠h︡ 1898-1937

Jacob Gershwine

Τζορτζ Γκέρσουιν

Гершвин, Джордж

Гершвин, Джордж 1898-1937

Джордж Гершвин

Джордж Гершвін

Джордж Гершвін американський композитор і піаніст

Джордж Гершуин

Џорџ Гершвин

Ջորջ Գերշվին

ג'ורג' גרשווין

גרשוין, ג'ורג' 1898-1937

جورج غيرشوين

جورج گرشوین آهنگساز و پیانیست آمریکایی

จอร์จ เกิร์ชวิน

ჯორჯ გერშვინი

거쉬윈, 조지 1898-1937

거쉰, 조지 1898-1937

거슈윈, 조지 1898-1937

조지 거쉬윈 1898-1937

조지 거슈윈

조지 거슈윈 1898-1937

ガーシュイン

ガーシュイン, G.

ガーシュウィン

ガーシュウィン, G.

ガーシュウィン, ジョージ

ジョージ・ガーシュウィン

喬治·哥舒詠

乔治·格什温

喬治·蓋希文

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