George Gershwin: His Life & Music

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Bobcat Books, Apr 9, 2012 - Music - 192 pages
"In the summer of 1937 George Gershwin died suddenly from a brain tumour at the age of 38. His tragically early death stunned the world. A composer of classical and popular music, he had summed up the unique qualities of what is meant by ""American music"". This book sheds fresh light on the man and includes exclusive interviews with musicians who knew him, material from the Gershwin family archives and coverage of the composer's musical works in full."
 

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Contents

Information Page
Remicks
Show Business
The Hit And The Scandals
Rhapsody In Blue
Lady Be Good
An American In Paris
Strike Up The Band
Of Thee I Sing
Let Em Eat Cake
Porgy And Bess
Hollywood
Epilogue
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