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The Gershwins and me : a personal history in twelve songs / Michael Feinstein with Ian Jackman.

Author/creator Feinstein, Michael
Other author/creatorJackman, Ian.
Format Audio (CD), Book, and Print
EditionFirst Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Publication Info New York, NY : Simon & Schuster, 2012.
Copyright Notice ©2012
Description351 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm + 1 audio disc (4 3/4 in.)
Subject(s)
Contents George and Ira : the music and the words -- The musical theater -- Ira and me -- Michael and George -- Music and society -- "One plus one equals three" : love songs and how to write them -- Performing and interpreting the song -- Why some songs survive and others don't -- The top of the mountain? : Porgy and Bess -- Hollywood and the end -- George Gershwin's musical reputation -- What might have been.
Abstract Presents an illustrated tribute to the lives and legacies of the Gershwins that is presented through the stories of twelve of their most enduring songs including "Strike Up the Band" and "Love Is Here to Stay."
Local noteJOYNER MUSIC LIBRARY BOOK ACCOMPANIED BY SOUND RECORDING LOCATED AT CALL NUMBER: MusicLib CD-11992.
Local noteJOYNER MUSIC LIBRARY BOOK ACCOMPANIED BY SOUND RECORDING LOCATED AT CALL NUMBER: MusicLib CD-11992.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
LCCN 2012006833
ISBN9781451645309 (hc : alk. paper)
ISBN1451645309 (hc : alk. paper)
ISBN9781451645316 (tp : alk. paper)
ISBN1451645317 (tp : alk. paper)
ISBN9781451645330 (e : alk. paper)
ISBN1451645333 (e : alk. paper)
ISBN9781451645323 (special edition : alk. paper)
ISBN1451645325 (special edition : alk. paper)

Available Items

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Music Music Media - Ask at Circulation Desk CD-11864 ✔ Available Place Hold
Music Music Stacks ML385 .F337 2012 ✔ Available Place Hold

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