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Gershwin, George 1898-1937

Overview
Works: 12,616 works in 28,408 publications in 15 languages and 201,678 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Biography  Romance films  Comedy films  Romantic comedy films  Operas  Fiction  Records and correspondence  Dance films 
Subject Headings: Composers 
Roles: Author, Composer, Performer, Instrumentalist, Lyricist, Musician, Originator, Arranger, Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Conductor, Contributor, Dedicatee, Other, Honoree, Compiler, cor, Author of introduction, Narrator, Director, Depicted, Librettist, Curator
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 )
672 editions published between 1875 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 7,289 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 )
872 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 5,808 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 )
212 editions published between 1932 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 3,410 libraries worldwide
This selection is a DSD (Direct Stream Digital) recording
An American in Paris by Vincente Minnelli( visu )
112 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 3,241 libraries worldwide
An ex-GI loves Paris and loves even more an alluring, but engaged, perfume-shop clerk
Rhapsody in blue by George Gershwin( score )
438 editions published between 1198 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 3,159 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( score )
299 editions published between 1934 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 2,442 libraries worldwide
An American in Paris by George Gershwin( Sound Recording )
240 editions published between 1929 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,652 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
Shall We Dance by Mark Sandrich( visu )
60 editions published between 1937 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,507 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 )
60 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,388 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
Concerto in F for piano and orchestra by George Gershwin( score )
134 editions published between 1927 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,323 libraries worldwide
George Gershwin by George Gershwin( Sound Recording )
95 editions published between 1952 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,078 libraries worldwide
100th anniversary edition
An American in Paris by George Gershwin( score )
125 editions published between 1924 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,062 libraries worldwide
Funny face ( visu )
3 editions published between 1957 and 2001 in English and held by 1,031 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
Gershwin by George Gershwin( file )
82 editions published between 1949 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 989 libraries worldwide
Rhapsody in blue : an American in Paris ; Concerto in F by George Gershwin( Sound Recording )
41 editions published between 1970 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 960 libraries worldwide
Porgy & Bess by George Gershwin( file )
60 editions published between 1963 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 924 libraries worldwide
Gershwin composed part of Porgy and Bess during the summer of 1934, living on an island near Charleston, where the opera takes place
Gershwin plays Gershwin : the piano rolls by George Gershwin( Sound Recording )
21 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 912 libraries worldwide
Funny face by Stanley Donen( visu )
51 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 892 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
Duets by Tony Bennett( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 891 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( score )
79 editions published between 1900 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 885 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 (1,404)
German (187)
French (34)
Spanish (25)
Italian (11)
Dutch (11)
Multiple languages (7)
Creek (6)
Danish (5)
Slovenian (3)
Afrikaans (2)
Hungarian (1)
Russian (1)
Portuguese (1)
Polish (1)
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