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Gershwin, George 1898-1937

Works: 12,784 works in 27,350 publications in 17 languages and 188,636 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Biography  Romance films  Romantic comedy films  Comedy films  Fiction  Records and correspondence  Music  Discographies 
Subject Headings: Composers 
Roles: Author, Composer, Performer, Instrumentalist, Lyricist, Arranger, Bibliographic antecedent, Originator, Musician, Conductor, Creator, Contributor, Dedicatee, Honoree, Compiler, Other, cor, Librettist, Narrator, Director, l4, Depicted
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
Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin( Recording )

607 editions published between 1875 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 6,249 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 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 )

830 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 4,609 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 )

209 editions published between 1932 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 3,650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

101 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 3,244 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( )

418 editions published between 1198 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 3,056 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( )

296 editions published between 1934 and 2008 in 7 languages and held by 2,420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shall we dance by Mark Sandrich( Visual )

55 editions published between 1937 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,531 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 )

58 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,391 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
An American in Paris by George Gershwin( Recording )

233 editions published between 1930 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,387 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
Concerto in F for piano and orchestra by George Gershwin( )

141 editions published between 1927 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Gershwin's preludes for piano by George Gershwin( )

96 editions published between 1900 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George Gershwin by George Gershwin( Recording )

100 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

127 editions published between 1924 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,043 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gershwin by George Gershwin( )

79 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,007 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Duets by Tony Bennett( Recording )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 963 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
Rhapsody in blue : an American in Paris ; Concerto in F by George Gershwin( Recording )

43 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 949 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Funny face by Stanley Donen( Visual )

44 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 862 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 with whom the magazine's photographer falls in love
George and Ira Gershwin's Girl crazy by George Gershwin( Recording )

57 editions published between 1944 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 836 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Porgy and Bess highlights by George Gershwin( Recording )

32 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction; Summertime: A woman is a somtime thing; Gone, Gone, Gone,; I got Plenty of Nutting; Bess you is my woman; It ain't necessarily so; What you want wid bess? I loves you, Porgy; There's a Boat Dat's Leavin' Soon for New York; Oh Bess, Oh where's my bess; Oh Lawd, I'm on my way
Live in Paris by Diana Krall( Recording )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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An American in Paris
Alternative Names
Corc Gerşvin

Džordž Geršvin

Džordžs Gēršvins

G. Gershwin

Geo Gershwin

Georg Gershwin

George Gershswin

George Gershwin

George Gershwin amerikansk pianist och kompositr

George Gershwin amerikansk pianist og komponist

George Gershwin amerykański pianista i kompozytor

George Gershwin compositeur amricain

George Gershwin compositore, pianista e direttore d'orchestra statunitense

George Gershwin US-amerikanischer Komponist

Georgius Gershwin

Gerhvin, Jacob 1898-1937

Gershovitz, Jacob

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, G. 1898-1937

Gershwin, G. (George), 1898-1937

Gershwin, Georg 1898-1937

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Gershwin, J.

Gershwin, Jacob

Gershwine, Jacob 1898-1937

Geršvin, D.

Geršvin, Džordž.

Gēršvins, Džordžs 1898-1937

Hershvin, Dz︠h︡ordz︠h︡ 1898-1937

Τζορτζ Γκέρσουιν

Гершвин, Джордж 1898-1937

Джордж Гершвин

Джордж Гершвін

Джордж Гершуин

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ג'ורג' גרשווין

גרשוין, ג'ורג' 1898-1937

جورج غيرشوين

جورج گرشوین آهنگساز و پیانیست آمریکایی

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ガーシュイン, G.


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Rhapsody in bluePorgy and BessShall we danceConcerto in F for piano and orchestraGeorge Gershwin's preludes for pianoAn American in ParisFunny face