George Gershwin 1898 – 1937 was an American composer spanned both popular and classical genres. He wrote orchestral compositions, vocal and theatrical works and Broadway shows, in collaboration with his elder brother, lyricist Ira Gershwin.
When he was 25 years old, his jazz- influenced “Rhapsody in Blue” premiered in New York. His best known works also include “An American in Paris” and the opera “Porgy and Bess”, which included "Summertime".
Ella Fitzgerald - "Summertime" - ♪ Ella Fitzgerald & the Tee Carson trio - Summertime (from Porgy and Bess, by George Gershwin). The first lady of song in Berlin, Beautiful mother singing a lullaby to her baby.
January 5, 2018, 1:00 pm Watch Prince Play Jazz Piano & Coach His Band Through George Gershwin’s “Summertime” in a Candid, Behind-the-Scenes Moment (1990) http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/OpenCulture/~3/8EFyuDabH2U/watch-prince-play-jazz-piano-coach-his-band-through-george-gershwins-summertime.html No words needed from me. Just looking at this post satisfies. But, for more content like this do feel free to visit our (comic) pop culture blog @ http://www.newhu
George Gershwin was one of Dameron's heroes. In a conversation with Ira Gitler, Dameron remarked, 'When I first heard George Gershwin, I said, 'This is really it. Gershwin was beautiful. Gershwin and Ellington .
George Gershwin (September 1898 – July was an American composer and pianist. Among his best known works are the orchestral compositions Rhapsody in Blue and An American in Paris as well as the opera Porgy and Bess