WorldCat Identities

Kern, Jerome 1885-1945

Works: 5,406 works in 9,564 publications in 7 languages and 50,132 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Film adaptations  Fiction  Domestic fiction  Comedy films  Biography  Romantic comedy films  Jazz  Discographies 
Subject Headings: Composers 
Roles: Author, Composer, Performer, Lyricist, Honoree, Other, Creator, Speaker, pmn, Former owner, Instrumentalist, Compiler, Bibliographic antecedent, Contributor, Arranger, Musician
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Jerome Kern
Show boat by Jerome Kern( Recording )

182 editions published between 1927 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 3,238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1966,the Music Theater of Lincoln Center produced a revival of Show Boat that opened July 19 and ran 64 performances before undertaking a national tour. This album includes tracks of their best performances
Swing Time by George Stevens( Visual )

51 editions published between 1936 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A performer and gambler travels to New York City to raise the $25,000 he needs to marry his fiancée, only to become entangled with a beautiful aspiring dancer
Duets by Tony Bennett( Recording )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 970 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
Show boat by Jerome Kern( )

58 editions published between 1927 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Show boat by George Sidney( Visual )

36 editions published between 1936 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An enduring love story set against the back drop of racial prejudice
Cover girl by Charles Vidor( Visual )

16 editions published between 1944 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dancer in a Brooklyn night club catches the eye of a magazine publisher, who sees in her potential as a future cover girl
Love's labour's lost a romantic musical comedy by Kenneth Branagh( Visual )

3 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The handsome young King of Navarre and his three friends--Berowne, Longaville, and Dumaine--make a pledge to retreat for three years to study literature and art, depriving themselves of all comforts, including the company of women, for the duration. The pledge survives intact for exactly as long as it takes the beautiful Princess of France and her three friends--Rosaline, Maria, and Katherine--to travel to Navarre on a diplomatic mission from her father. Shakespeare purists will probably be horrified that Branagh has juxtaposed the Bard with classics by Irving Berlin, Cole Porter, and George and Ira Gershwin, in a loving homage to the great musicals of the '30s. He has also thrown in every cliché of said musicals, reviving the abandoned genre with 90 minutes of elaborately staged flossy, frothy, campy, cotton-candy fun
The Jerome Kern song book : the words and music of 50 of his best-loved songs by Jerome Kern( )

8 editions published in 1955 in English and Undetermined and held by 576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kiri sings Kern by Jerome Kern( )

13 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 561 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roberta by Otto Harbach( Visual )

17 editions published between 1935 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fun's in fashion when Fred and Ginger enter the world of Paris fashions. Marvelous Jerome Kern music graces standards like "Smoke gets in your eyes" and "I won't dance."
The Songs of Oscar Hammerstein II by Oscar Hammerstein( )

5 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You were never lovelier by William A Seiter( Visual )

14 editions published between 1942 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maria is the eldest daughter of hotel magnate, Edward Acuna. Being the oldest, she must marry before any of her sisters can and her father has the authority to choose her husband. Along comes an American dancer down on his luck. Unfortunately, Acuna can't stand him, especially when he dances in his hotel and chases his daughter around
Sitting pretty by Jerome Kern( Recording )

16 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in Undetermined and English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roberta by Jerome Kern( Recording )

30 editions published between 1946 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The musical is a romantic coming-of-age comedy about a young American's growth from naive college athlete to sophisticated owner of his Greataunt Minnie's Parisian fashion house. Like The cat and the fiddle, which had been set in Brussels, Roberta presents a comedic clash between Old World Europe and brash New World America
The Jerome Kern songbook by Jerome Kern( Recording )

24 editions published between 1964 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Booklet contains full list detailing track no., performer, original production details & durations plus programme notes
The silver lining : the songs of Jerome Kern by Jerome Kern( Recording )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tony Bennett is joined by acclaimed pianist Bill Charlap in a tribute to one of the most important composers in twentieth century music. Included are some of Jerome Kern's most iconic songs including The Way You Look Tonight
Jerome Kern collection by Jerome Kern( )

17 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Show boat original motion picture soundtrack by Jerome Kern( Recording )

7 editions published between 1951 and 2010 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Theatre Royal Drury Lane production of Show boat : a musical play : adapted from Edna Ferber's novel of the same name by Jerome Kern( )

60 editions published between 1920 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Till the clouds roll by by Richard Whorf( Visual )

23 editions published between 1946 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the life and music of Jerome Kern
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Show boat
Alternative Names
Hieronymus Kern

Jerome David Kern

Jerome David Kern US-amerikanischer Komponist

Jerome Kern Amerikaans componist (1885-1945)

Jerome Kern amerikansk komponist

Jerome Kern amerikansk kompositör

Jerome Kern compositeur américain

Jerome Kern compositore statunitense


Kern & Harbach

Kern, Dž 1885-1945

Kern, J.

Kern, J. 1885-1945

Kern, J. (Jerome), 1885-1945

Kern, Jerome

Kern, Jerome 1885-1945

Kern, Jerome D.

Kern, Jerome D. 1885-1945

Kern, Jerome D. (Jerome David), 1885-1945

Kern, Jerome David

Kern, Jerome David 1885-1945

Τζερόμ Κερν

Джеръм Кърн

Керн, Джером

Керн, Джером 1885-1945

ג'רום קרן

קרן, ג'רום

קרן, ג'רום 1885-1945

جروم کرن آهنگساز آمریکایی

جيروم كيرن

カーン, ジェローム


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