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Gershwin (Life&Times series)

by Ruth Leon

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  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Haus Publishers Ltd. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: film, television & music,
  • Composers & musicians,
  • Light orchestral, dance & big band music,
  • Music,
  • Jazz,
  • Music Of The 20th Century,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • USA,
  • Composers & Musicians - Jazz,
  • Individual Composer & Musician,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Composers & Musicians,
  • Genres & Styles - Jazz,
  • History & Criticism - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8771242M
    ISBN 101904341233
    ISBN 109781904341239

    By George Gershwin / ed. Maurice Hinson. Piano Book. Editor Maurice Hinson has compiled this outstanding collection of George Gershwin's complete works for solo piano. Includes performance notes and helpful editorial pedal and fingering suggestions to aid in achieving a stylistic performance. Titles: Clap Yo' Hands * Do-Do-Do * Do It Again *Category: Piano Collection.   George Gershwin's Songbook, including 18 Songs, transcribed for piano by the composer himself. Performed by Marc-André Hamelin, live in concert. The .

    comentando Sings The George And Ira Gershwin Song Book, 5xLP, Album, Mono + 7", EP, Mono + Box, MG V This entry is for the original mono issue. The catalog number for the original stereo box set is MG VS/5(). By George Gershwin / ed. Maurice Hinson. Piano Book. George Gershwin's three most famous preludes demonstrate his genius for piano writing, and portray a variety of styles. Prelude I exudes energetic syncopation, Prelude II is a lyric blues with an ostinato-like accompaniment, and Prelude III closes this set brilliantly with rugged rhythms andCategory: Piano-Intermediate / Advanced Collection.

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Gershwin (Life&Times series) by Ruth Leon Download PDF EPUB FB2

The book does an adequate job of covering Gershwin's composing career, and indeed most of the chapters are titled according to the major composition discussed. If one is looking for in-depth information about Gershwin himself, his relationships, his family & his interests & activities outside music, the book is less by: 8.

"Filled with new and revelatory information, Howard Pollack's fascinating and meticulous book is the closest anyone has come to capturing the essence of Gershwin's life and work"―Michael Feinstein, Grammy Nominated Singer-Songwriter "The scholarship and breadth of Cited by: George Gershwin has books on Goodreads with ratings.

George Gershwin’s most popular book is Summertime. The name George Gershwin is a magical one. It conjures up the Twenties, Broadway glitter, beauty and extravagance. Begin humming a Gershwin tune anywhere from Boston to Bangkok and someone will finish it for you: Rhapsody in Blue, Summertime, Lady Be Good, An American in Paris, to name a “Mr.

Music” by his contemporaries, Gershwin (–) was a musical gen/5(9). Ira Gershwin has books on Goodreads with ratings.

Ira Gershwin’s most popular book is Of Thee I Sing. George Gershwin's Song Book Hardcover – January 1, by George Gershwin (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsPrice: $ 50 Gershwin Classics Paperback – August 1, by George Gershwin (Composer) › Visit Amazon's George Gershwin Page.

Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author Central /5(38). Book Description George Gershwin lived with purpose and gusto, but with melancholy as well, for he was unable to make a place for himself--no family of his own and no real home in music.

He and his siblings received little love from their mother and no direction from their by: 3. Gershwin wrote some of the most original and popular musical works produced in the United States. Although he studied harmony with Rubin Goldmark (see under Goldmark, Karl), he received most of his musical training in Tin Pan Alley, playing the piano for a publisher of popular music.

He first achieved wide success with his song "Swanee.". George Gershwin's Songbook Alt ernative. Title 18 Song Transcriptions Composer Gershwin, George: I-Catalogue Number I-Cat. None [force assignment] Movements/Sections Mov'ts/Sec's: 18 songs Clap Yo' Hands Do-Do-Do Do it Again.

Fascinating Rhythm I Got Rhythm I'll Build a Stairway to Paradise Liza (All the Clouds'll Roll Away) The Man I Love Composer: Gershwin, George. George Gershwin’s Song-Book (), complex arrangements of 18 Gershwin songs the hardbound editions contained original artwork by Constantin Alajalov for the 18 songs a 19th song was enclosed with the signed/numbered copies of the first edition: Mischa, Yascha, Toscha, Sascha.

Detailed biography, written well. I developed a sense of George Gershwin (and Ira) and the era in which they lived. The book also showed the development of some of the signature pieces of Gershwin's oeuvre. The difficulties he faced in getting acceptance for Porgy and Bess give insight into cultural attitudes in the intra-bellum generation/5.

Gershwin book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The Rhapsody in Blue () established Gershwin's reputation as a serious compos /5(9). The Complete Gershwin Songbooks collects three discs also released separately: 'S Wonderful, 'S Marvelous, and 'S first two discs include the greatest vocalists Verve had to offer, including Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday, Louis Armstrong, Anita O'Day, Shirley Horn, Sarah Vaughan, Dinah Washington, Bing Crosby, Joe Williams, Fred Astaire, and even Antonio Carlos Jobim.9/ If you don't know anything about Gershwin's role in American musical history, both popular and classical, this is a useful book.

It comprises a small collection of his songs and a somewhat broader selection of his classical piano music/5(7). This comprehensive biography of George Gershwin () unravels the myths surrounding one of America's most celebrated composers and establishes the enduring value of his music.

Gershwin created some of the most beloved music of the twentieth century and, along with Jerome Kern, Irving Berlin, and Cole Porter, helped make the golden age of Broadway golden. His first published song was "When You Want 'Em, You Can't Get 'Em, When You've Got 'Em, You Don't Want 'Em" in when Gershwin was only 17 years old.

It earned him 50 cents. InGershwin started working for Aeolian Company and Standard Music Rolls in New York, recording and arranging. The captivating new book Summertime: George Gershwin’s Life in Music (W. Norton; $) is the culmination of nearly twenty years of research by Richard Crawford, Emeritus Professor of Musicology at the University of Michigan.

The Gershwin Songbook: 50 Treasured Songs Paperback – June 1, by George Gershwin (Composer), Ira Gershwin (Composer) out of 5 stars 7 ratings. See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from /5(7). While I appreciated the focus on his music, the writing style is a bit dry and the frequent references to previous Gershwin biographies sometimes gave me the sense that the purpose of the book was to react to those books rather than provide a new take on Gershwin himself/5.

Feinstein's book The Gershwins and Me: A Personal History in Twelve Songs about working for Ira, and George and Ira's music was published in According to a story in Vanity Fair, Ira Gershwin's love for loud music was as great as his wife's loathing of : Popular, classical.

Published on This is a live performance of 14 of the 18 songs which Gershwin arranged for piano under the title "Gershwin at the .Enjoy an all-star tribute to Garth Brooks, the recipients of the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song, with performances by Garth Brooks, as well as Trisha Yearwood, Keith.