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Gershwin, his life and music.

Author: Charles Schwartz; Rouben Mamoulian Collection (Library of Congress)
Publisher: Indianapolis, Bobbs-Merrill Co. [©1973]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A penetrating portrait of the celebrated American composer that traces his creative development against a background of his personal relationships.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Schwartz, Charles, 1922-
Gershwin, his life and music.
Indianapolis, Bobbs-Merrill Co. [©1973]
(OCoLC)592703464
Online version:
Schwartz, Charles, 1922-
Gershwin, his life and music.
Indianapolis, Bobbs-Merrill Co. [©1973]
(OCoLC)608206007
Named Person: George Gershwin; George Gershwin; George Gershwin; George Gershwin
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Schwartz; Rouben Mamoulian Collection (Library of Congress)
ISBN: 0672516624 9780672516627
OCLC Number: 756207
Notes: "Compositions by George Gershwin": p. 335-352.
Description: 428 pages illustrations 26 cm
Contents: Family background --
Boyhood years --
The young professional --
Onward and upward --
Jazz and the concert hall --
Success personified --
The perennial troubadour --
Collector and painter --
European holiday --
The American "Frenchman" --
On the podium --
"Ladies' man" --
Hollywood muse --
Latin from Manhattan --
In analysis --
Porgy and Bess --
The final curtain.

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A penetrating portrait of the celebrated American composer that traces his creative development against a background of his personal relationships.

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