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George Gershwin
   composed the opera   
Porgy and Bess
Conceived as an American folk opera, it is considered racist by some
George Gershwin
   died in   
1937 aged 38 from a Brain Tumor
composer American
George Gershwin
   composed   
Rhapsody in Blue
1924
George Gershwin
   composed the musical   
Porgy and Bess (1935)
Libretto by DuBose Heyward, and lyrics by Ira Gershwin and Dorothy Heyward. Based on Heyward's novel Porgy.
George Gershwin
   composed the musical   
Strike Up the Band (1927)
George Gershwin
   composed   
Someone To Watch Over Me
George Gershwin
   composed   
I've Got A Crush On You
George Gershwin
   composed   
Embraceable You
George Gershwin
   composed   
An American in Paris
George Gershwin
   composed   
Porgy and Bess
(1935) The original cast contained classically trained black singers rather than white singers in blackface (as was widely accepted at the time), and so marked an important step forward for black actors in American theater.
George Gershwin
   was born in   
New York, U.S.A.
Brooklyn. 1898-1937. Composer, became famous for his musical comedies, popular songs, symphonic works
George Gershwin
   composed   
Lullaby
For string quartet, 1919
George Gershwin
   composed   
Cuban Overture
For orchestra and Cuban percussion instruments, 1932
George Gershwin
   composed   
Variations on I Got Rhythm
For piano and orchestra, 1934
Wicked
   debuted in   
George Gershwin Theatre in New York
2003 - Book by Winnie Holzman
George Gershwin
   was born in   
The U.S.A.
Classical, Broadway and jazz works
George Gershwin
   composed   
Bidin' My Time
Lyrics by Ira Gershwin; from the musical Girl Crazy
George Gershwin
   composed   
Embraceable You
Lyrics by Ira Gershwin
George Gershwin
   composed   
Nice Work If You Can Get It
George Gershwin
   composed   
How Long Has This Been Going On?
George Gershwin
   composed   
My One And Only
George Gershwin
   composed   
Someone to Watch Over Me
With Ira Gershwin
George Gershwin
   composed   
Summertime
George Gershwin
   composed   
A Foggy Day
George Gershwin
   composed   
S'Wonderful
George Gershwin
   composed   
But Not For Me
George Gershwin
   composed   
I Got Rhythm
George Gershwin
   composed   
Fascinating Rhythm
George Gershwin
   composed   
The Man I Love
George Gershwin
   composed   
They Can't Take That Away from Me
George Gershwin
   composed   
Our Love Is Here to Stay
George Gershwin
   composed   
Love Is Here to Stay
With Ira Gershwin
George Gershwin
   was a/an   
Classical Composer
Orchestral, solo piano, operas and Broadway musicals; 1898-1937
George Gershwin
   was a/an   
Classical Pianist
George Gershwin
   was a/an   
Broadway Composer
Fascinating Rhythm
   was released by   
Fred and Adele Astaire Accompanied by George Gershwin
1926 - inducted in 2006
Bob Marley, George Gershwin, Buddy Rich, Celia Cruz
   are all   
Musicians Who Died of Brain Tumors
Gershwin: An American in Paris
   was released by   
George Gershwin, Celesta: Nathaniel Shilkret Cond. Victor Symphony Orchestra
1929 - inducted in 1997






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