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The complete lyrics of Ira Gershwin

by Ira Gershwin

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Published by Da Capo Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Songs, English -- United States -- Texts,
    • Popular music -- United States -- Texts,
    • Musicals -- Excerpts -- Librettos

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Robert Kimball.
      ContributionsKimball, Robert.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML54.6.G28 K55 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxviii, 414 p. :
      Number of Pages414
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL374308M
      ISBN 100306808560
      LC Control Number98036096

      Ella Fitzgerald Sings the George and Ira Gershwin Song Book is a box set by American jazz singer Ella Fitzgerald that contains songs by George and Ira Gershwin with arrangements by Nelson -nine songs were recorded in the span of eight months in Fitzgerald's recording of "But Not for Me" won the Grammy Award for Best Vocal Performance, Female. By Larry Starr, Yale University Press, Songs. Unused Songs. Other Books. Fascinating Rhythm: The Collaboration of George & Ira Gershwin.

        Robert Kimball is the editor of the new book, The Complete Lyrics of Irving Berlin (Knopf) which he compiled with Berlins daughter, Linda Emmet. Cole Porter, Ira Gershwin. Robert Kimball is a historian of the American musical theater whose books include The Gershwins (with Alfred Simon), Reminiscing with Sissle and Blake (with William Bolcom), Reading Lyrics (with Robert Gottlieb), and volumes devoted to the complete lyrics of Lorenz Hart, Ira Gershwin, Irving Berlin, and Frank Loesser. He is the longtime advisor.

      Robert Kimball is a historian of the American musical theater whose books include The Gershwins (with Alfred Simon), Reminiscing with Sissle and Blake (with William Bolcom), Reading Lyrics (with Robert Gottlieb), and volumes devoted to the complete lyrics of Lorenz Hart, Ira Gershwin, Irving Berlin, and Frank edited Cole Porter: Selected Lyrics, also for the The Library of America. Ira Gershwin. Ira Gershwin (December 6, – Aug ) was an American lyricist who collaborated with his younger brother, composer George Gershwin, to create some of the most memorable songs of the 20th century. Update this biography» Complete biography of Ira Gershwin».


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Are you an author. Learn about Author Central. Robert Cited by: 4. The lyrics proper come in three-column display; each song has a headnote relaying its place in a show (or shows), who first sang it, its alternate titles, etc., and sometimes including Ira's comments from his own selection from his work, Lyrics on Several Occasions ().

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The Complete Lyrics of Ira Gershwin5/5(10). Now this, this is how you compile a book of lyrics. Comprehensive, chronological, chock full of the trivia of who did what and when, and better still, coming complete with commentary. In fact, what Kimball has done (with the Gershwins blessing) is to fully interpolate Iras own notes from Lyrics on Several Occasions, making this book the definitive compilation of his lifes work and thoughts/5.

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All of his lyrics are here—, more than a quarter published for the first time—in this sixth book in the indispensable Complete Lyrics series that has also brought us the lyrics of Cole Porter, Lorenz Hart, Ira Gershwin, Irving Berlin, and Frank Loesser.5/5(1). out of 5 stars The complete Lyrics of Ira Gershwin.

Reviewed in Italy on 2 April Verified Purchase. I cannot express any judgement insofar the book apparently went lost and the seller accepted to reimburse. I know however that the book is very interesting since it helps to enjoy music while following the lyrics.5/5(9).

Hello, Sign in. Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Returns & Orders. Try. Ira Gershwin (born Israel Gershowitz, December 6, – Aug ) was an American lyricist who collaborated with his younger brother, composer George Gershwin, to create some of the most memorable songs in the English language of the 20th century.

With George he wrote more than a dozen Broadway shows, featuring songs such as "I Got Rhythm", "Embraceable You", "The Man I Love" and. Get this from a library. The complete lyrics of Ira Gershwin. [Ira Gershwin; Robert Kimball] -- "The most literate and word-loving of our great lyricists, Ira Gershwin described his writing as "simple, colloquial, rhymed conversational lines." Yet these "simple" lines were so irresistibly witty.

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Although Ira’s masterful lyrics are the subject of this post, let’s first take a brief look at George’s music. In his book The Gershwin Style, Wayne Schneider writes, “Of all [George] Gershwin’s songs, none is more transparent and skeletal than ‘’S Wonderful’.”Schneider is specifically referring to George’s “bare-boned” music; the melody doesn’t stray beyond an octave.

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This is really an offshoot of my Ella Fitzgerald a few odd requests, I decided it would be easy to show a page by composer, so here it is. Some of these can be found on Gershwin Songbook, or The Complete Songbooks. This page contains songs that were written by either George or Ira Gershwin; Ira worked with many other composers after George's death.

What a book. What a tome. I was seeking the opening verses of Ira Gershwin's lyrics as I know (I thought) many of his songs but often missed the verses as they're not often sung. But this book has so much more. I had no idea he had written so many and the photos throughout are wonderful.

Puts it all in the time frame.5/5. The Complete Lyrics of Ira Gershwin. By Ira Gershwin; Robert Kimball (editor), Da Capo, Lyrics on Several Occasions. By Ira Gershwin, Limelight, Gershwin.

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