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Gershwin, George 1898-1937

Overview
Works: 11,794 works in 28,274 publications in 13 languages and 229,875 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Comedy films  Biography  Romance films  Romantic comedy films  Dance films  Discographies  Fiction  Records and correspondence 
Subject Headings: Composers 
Roles: Author, Composer, Performer, Instrumentalist, Lyricist, Musician, Originator, Arranger, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Conductor, Contributor, Dedicatee, Honoree, Other, Compiler, cor, Narrator, Director, l4, Depicted, Librettist, Author of introduction
Classifications: ML410.G288, 791.4372
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Publications about George Gershwin
Publications by George Gershwin
Publications by George Gershwin, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about George Gershwin
 
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Most widely held works by George Gershwin
Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin( Sound Recording )
654 editions published between 1875 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 6,248 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( Sound Recording )
860 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 4,494 libraries worldwide
Features Grosvenor playing three solo encores, one from each composer represented. For Saint-Saens, he's chosen Leopold Godowskys deliciously free transcription 'The Swan'. The famous cello solo from 'The Carnival of Animals'. Ravel is represented by a brief prelude that he wrote in 1913. And he performs Gershwins Piano Concerto and Rhapsody in Blue
Rhapsody in blue An American in Paris by George Gershwin( Sound Recording )
221 editions published between 1932 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 3,421 libraries worldwide
This selection is a DSD (Direct Stream Digital) recording
An American in Paris by Vincente Minnelli( visu )
131 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 3,201 libraries worldwide
An ex-GI loves Paris and loves even more an alluring, but engaged, perfume-shop clerk
Funny face by Stanley Donen( visu )
77 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,956 libraries worldwide
Jo Stockton is a shy, reluctant Greenwich Village bookstore clerk who is transformed into a modeling sensation by a fashion photographer who discovers her and grooms her for stardom. Maggie Prescott is the publisher and editor of Quality magazine, who agrees that Jo has a new and fresh face. Prescott desires to have Jo for her publication's new look. Now, Jo will undergo a complete transformation, with Paris as the destination
Shall we dance? by Mark Sandrich( visu )
63 editions published between 1937 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,529 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( visu )
62 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,392 libraries worldwide
Allen portrays Isaac Davis, a successful comedy writer whose wife, having left him for another woman, is now embarking on a book about their failed marriage. Isaac happily consoles himself in the arms of an adoring 17 year-old schoolgirl until he meets someone closer to his own age, who happens to be his best friend's mistress
An American in Paris by George Gershwin( Sound Recording )
237 editions published between 1929 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,351 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( score )
146 editions published between 1927 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 1,339 libraries worldwide
George Gershwin by George Gershwin( Sound Recording )
95 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,136 libraries worldwide
100th anniversary edition
An American in Paris by George Gershwin( score )
169 editions published between 1924 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,123 libraries worldwide
Rhapsody in blue ; An American in Paris ; Concerto in F by George Gershwin( Sound Recording )
43 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 998 libraries worldwide
Of thee I sing, a musical play by George S Kaufman( Book )
21 editions published between 1931 and 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 904 libraries worldwide
George Gershwin's preludes for piano by George Gershwin( score )
77 editions published between 1900 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 883 libraries worldwide
Porgy & Bess by George Gershwin( file )
58 editions published between 1963 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 846 libraries worldwide
George and Ira Gershwin's Girl crazy by George Gershwin( Sound Recording )
59 editions published between 1944 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 837 libraries worldwide
Gershwin by Edward Jablonski( Book )
10 editions published between 1974 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 58 libraries worldwide
Meningen van tijdgenoten over leven en werk van de Amerikaanse componist George Gershwin (1898-1937)
A smattering of ignorance by Oscar Levant( Book )
1 edition published in 1940 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
A series of essays on Oscar Levant's various life experiences, his early days, his studies (which included years of lessons with none other than Arnold Schoenberg), his encounters with famous musicians and show business personalities, such as Harpo Marx, and above all, his relationship with George Gershwin and his family
George Gershwin, his journey to greatness by David Ewen( Book )
3 editions published between 1944 and 1986 in English and Slovenian and held by 14 libraries worldwide
The life and music of George Gershwin
George Gershwin; Wort und Erinnerung. Mit Photos und Dokumenten by Merle Armitage( Book )
4 editions published in 1959 in German and Undetermined and held by 8 libraries worldwide
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Corc Gerşvin
Džordž Geršvin
Džordžs Gēršvins
G. Gershwin
Geo Gershwin
Georg Gershwin
George Gershswin
George Gershwin
George Gershwin 1898-1937
George Gershwin Amerikaans componist (1898-1937)
George Gershwin amerikansk pianist och kompositör
George Gershwin amerikansk pianist og komponist
George Gershwin amerykański pianista i kompozytor
George Gershwin compositeur américain
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
Gershwin.
Gershwin 1898-1937)
Gershwin, G.
Gershwin, G 1898-1937
Gershwin, G. (George), 1898-1937
Gershwin, George
Gershwin, J.
Gershwin, Jacob
Gershwine, Jacob 1898-1937
Geršvin, D.
Geršvin, D. 1898-1937
Geršvin, Džordž.
Gēršvins, Džordžs 1898-1937
Hershvin, Dz︠h︡ordz︠h︡ 1898-1937
Τζορτζ Γκέρσουιν
Гершвин, Джордж 1898-1937
Джордж Гершвин
Джордж Гершвін
Джордж Гершуин
Џорџ Гершвин
Ջորջ Գերշվին
ג'ורג' גרשווין
גרשוין, ג'ורג' 1898-1937
جورج غيرشوين
جورج گرشوین آهنگساز و پیانیست آمریکایی
จอร์จ เกิร์ชวิน
ჯორჯ გერშვინი
거쉬윈, 조지 1898-1937
거쉰, 조지 1898-1937
거슈윈, 조지 1898-1937
조지 거쉬윈 1898-1937
조지 거슈윈
조지 거슈윈 1898-1937
ガーシュイン
ガーシュイン, G.
ガーシュウィン
ガーシュウィン, ジョージ
ジョージ・ガーシュウィン
喬治·哥舒詠
乔治·格什温
喬治·蓋希文
Languages
English (1,157)
German (193)
French (46)
Spanish (31)
Italian (10)
Polish (8)
Dutch (8)
Multiple languages (7)
Creek (4)
Slovenian (3)
Hungarian (1)
Danish (1)
Portuguese (1)
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