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Gershwin, George 1898-1937

Overview
Works: 11,440 works in 25,235 publications in 14 languages and 167,040 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Discography  Music  Manuscripts  Biography  Records and correspondence  Operas  Popular music  Anecdotes  Film adaptations 
Subject Headings: Composers 
Roles: Author, Composer, Performer, Instrumentalist, Lyricist, Arranger, Bibliographic antecedent, Conductor, Creator, Originator, Dedicatee, Contributor, Musician, Other, Honoree, Librettist, Narrator, Compiler, Depicted, l4, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about George Gershwin
 
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Most widely held works by George Gershwin
Porgy & Bess by George Gershwin( Recording )
629 editions published between 1875 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 6,746 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)
An American in Paris by George Gershwin( Visual )
92 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 3,208 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( )
408 editions published between 1198 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 3,043 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
Rhapsody in blue by George Gershwin( Recording )
737 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 2,575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Excerpts from the NBC broadcast. Stan Freeman plays an arrangement of Gershwin's Rhapsody in blue
Rhapsody in blue An American in Paris by George Gershwin( Recording )
172 editions published between 1949 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This selection is a DSD (Direct Stream Digital) recording
Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin( )
317 editions published between 1934 and 2008 in 8 languages and held by 2,453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shall we dance by Mark Sandrich( Visual )
50 editions published between 1937 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,548 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 )
53 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,327 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( )
138 editions published between 1927 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An American in Paris by George Gershwin( Recording )
236 editions published between 1930 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 1,306 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
George Gershwin by George Gershwin( Recording )
101 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 1,214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
100th anniversary edition
An American in Paris by George Gershwin( )
135 editions published between 1924 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 1,036 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Duets by Tony Bennett( Recording )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 891 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
George Gershwin's preludes for piano by George Gershwin( )
70 editions published between 1900 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 849 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Funny face by Stanley Donen( Visual )
40 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A Cinderella story about an inconspicuous salesgirl who is whisked off to Paris by a group of fashion magazine sophisticates and transformed into a dazzling model
Live in Paris by Diana Krall( Recording )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gershwin plays Gershwin the piano rolls by George Gershwin( Recording )
18 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in 4 languages and held by 756 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Barkleys of Broadway by Charles Walters( Visual )
2 editions published between 1987 and 2005 in English and held by 754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Josh and Dinah Barkley are a successful (though argumentative) musical-comedy team, yet Dinah chafes as Galatea to her husband's Pygmalion. When serious playwright Jacques Barredout envisions her as a great dramatic actress, Dinah is not hard to persuade
Summertime from Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin( Book )
4 editions published between 1935 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paintings depict a family's routine one summer day earlier in this century. The comfort and joy of having an extended family to love and to cherish is evident in these paintings
Crazy for you the new Gershwin musical comedy : original Broadway cast recording by George Gershwin( Recording )
20 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in 4 languages and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Džordžs Geršvins
G. Gershwin
Geo Gershwin
George Gershswin
George Gershwin
Gerhvin, Jacob 1898-1937
Gershovitz, Jacob
Gershovitz, Jacob 1898-1937
Gershowitz, Jacob.
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, G.
Gershwin, G. 1898-1937
Gershwin, G. (George), 1898-1937.
Gershwin, Georg 1898-1937
Gershwin, George
Gershwin, J.
Gershwin, Jacob
Gershwine, Jacob 1898-1937
Geršvin, D.
Geršvin, Džordž.
Gēršvins, Džordžs 1898-1937
Hershvin, Dz︠h︡ordz︠h︡ 1898-1937
Гершвин, Джордж 1898-1937
גרשוין, ג'ורג' 1898-1937
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ガーシュイン, G.
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ガーシュウィン, ジョージ
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