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That's George Gershwin, on the left, with his older brother, Ira Gershwin, who wrote the words not only for George's songs but -- especially after George's ...


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George Gershwin and his brother Ira collaborated on some of the most memorable songs of the Century. George wrote the music and Ira the lyrics for such hits ...

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Ira Gershwin joins George at the piano where they worked together to compose their memorable hits. (Credit: Gershwin Estate)

This photograph was taken on Maurice Ravel's birthday in 1928. Gershwin is standing on the far right-hand side.

September 26: the 119th Anniversary of George Gershwin's birthday featured image

Find the location of George & Ira Gershwin's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, read a biography, see related stars and browse a map of important places in ...

George Gershwin

In this short life George Gershwin made a huge impact in American music.


The musical Show Girl, a 1929 Ziegfeld production, featured music by George Gershwin with lyrics by Ira Gershwin and Gus Kahn. There were ballet sequences, ...

Young George Gershwin

The Gershwins: On Broadway! George and Ira Gershwin

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gershwins George and Ira Gershwin: composers, grew up in Harlem. Lived at 108 West 111th and other addresses.George wrote his first hit song, “Swanee”, ...

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The Gershwin Bros ... brilliant jazz piano and lyrics combo

1. Humble origins. George Gershwin ...

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Ira Continues. George & Ira

George Gershwin's Song-Book.

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George Gershwin lost his battle with a malignant brain tumor in 1937. He was just

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George Gershwin and Ira Gershwin: Fascinating Rhythms

George Gershwin was born Jacob Gershowitz (later Gershvin) in Brooklyn September 26, 1898. His Russian-Jewish parents, Moishe and Rosa Gershowitz, ...

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Ira Gershwin wrote most of his songs with his brother, George, but also wrote lyrics to songs by Harold Arlen, Vernon Duke, Jerome Kern, and Kurt Weill.

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'The Gershwins and Me,' by Michael Feinstein with Ian Jackman - The New York Times

George and Ira Gershwin: selected film songs, six standards composed 1936 to 1937

George Gershwin's time in the Carolinas launched the musician on such a spree of creativity that it led to what some critics call one of his finest works.

GEORGE GERSHWIN'S GREATEST HITS : Piano, Vocal, Guitar: Gershwin, George; Gershwin ...

Hermes Pan, Fred Astaire, Mark Sandrich, Ginger Rogers, George Gershwin, Ira ...


Audra McDonald, who played the role of Bess, won the Tony® award for Best Actress in a Musical. George and Ira Gershwin.

George And Ira Gershwin In Hollywood: Motion Picture Soundtrack Anthology

Gershwin in Pittsburgh

Marvin says that he can put his finger on some elements that contributed to George Gershwin's ...

Left, Ira Gershwin's favorite photo of his brother George (by Edward Steichen) appeared in Vanity Fair in 1927; right, Ira works on the score for the film A ...

George Gershwin's songs have endured lasting popularity among both jazz and pop audiences. Among standards composed by him are "The Man I Love" .


Opened at the Music Box in New York on December 26, 1931. 441 performances. Music and lyrics by George Gershwin and Ira Gershwin. Book by George S. Kaufman ...

George Gershwin and his older brother, Ira, elevated the Broadway musical to new and distinctive heights. George Gershwin also composed popular music and ...

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George Gershwin's biggest hit almost didn't happen. Imagine if the work that established Gershwin as a serious composer never happened. In George Gershwin ...

George Gershwin TV & Film Sync Placements

Daughter of George Gershwin biographer sues to stop sale of letters. Ira Gershwin ...

New, critical edition of George and Ira Gershwin's works to be compiled

George Gershwin's physical fitness routine included workouts with a punching bag, New York, NY

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A Damsel in Distress. Released in November 1937 by RKO. Music and lyrics by George Gershwin and Ira ...

George Gershwin

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Felder starts at the beginning, telling deliciously humorous stories about Gershwin's parents and close brother Ira, and takes his audience on a detailed ...

L-R:Brothers Ira, George, & Arthur Gershwin with their cousin Rose Lagowitz at Brighton Beach, 1912.

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Today's Listening example “Of Thee I Sing” was a collaboration of Ira and George; however, this whole musical made Ira Gershwin the first lyricist to ever ...

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Ira and George Gershwin with Guy Bolton.

Elijah Rock and Jake Broder star in the Colony Theatre Company production of “WORDS BY IRA GERSHWIN,” by Joseph Vass, directed by David Ellenstein and now ...

George Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue: A Spry 89 Years and Counting

It was not until 1924 that Ira and George Gershwin teamed up to write the music for their first Broadway hit Lady, Be Good!. Once the brothers joined ...

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George, left, and Ira Gershwin were a unique combination of talents

Ira Gershwin (with Jerome Kern)

George Gershwin's most famous works include Rhapsody in Blue

George Gerwshwin in 1918. George Gershwin

Opened at the Gaiety Theatre, New York on April 13, 1925. 100 performances. Music by George Gershwin. Lyrics by B. G. DeSylva and Ira Gershwin.

In 1928, with his fame rising steadily, Gershwin took a trip to London, Paris and Vienna with Ira, Ira's wife Leonore Strunsky, and their sister Frances.

George Gershwin at his piano in 1927.

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John Wilson's live tribute to George Gershwin is another exhilarating album of movie music, featuring

Todd Duncan and Anne Broun starring in George Gershwin's 'Porgy and Bess.' Exact

Michael Strunsky, Ira Gershwin's nephew, said his uncle tended not to like to be

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A few minutes alone with George Gershwin's alter-ego

Opened at the Imperial Theatre, New York on April 24, 2012. 478 performances. Music and lyrics by George Gershwin and Ira Gershwin. Book by Joe DiPietro, ...

Six of the best: versions of 'Summertime'

George Gershwin by Howard Pollack. Download cover image > ...

Ira Gershwin, Morrie Ryskind, and George F. Kaufman won the 1932 Pulitzer Prize for Drama for Of Thee I Sing. Ira was furious that his younger brother, ...

Music and lyrics by George Gershwin and Ira Gershwin. Screenplay by Fred F. Finklehoffe, based on the 1930 Broadway musical by George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin ...

George had two brothers, Arthur and Ira, and one sister, Francis (Frankie). Although George is the most well known of the family, his brother Ira was also a ...

Music and lyrics by George Gershwin and Ira Gershwin. Book by Herbert Fields, Morrie Ryskind, and uncredited others.

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