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The Gershwin Song Collection Volume 2 (1931-1954)

The Gershwin Song Collection Volume 2 (1931-1954)

Series: P/V/G Composer Collection Publisher: Alfred Publishing Co. Format: Softcover Composers: George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin

This is the second book of a two-volume series presenting highlights from the careers of George and Ira Gershwin. Volume two documents 50 songs from shows such as Porgy & Bess and Hollywood films like Shall We Dance. Included are a song-by-song essay, rare images of original sheet music, and family photos. Titles: A Foggy Day • Blah, Blah, Blah • Changing My Tune • Fun to Be Fooled • Gotta Have Me Go with You • I Got Plenty O' Nuttin' • Isn't It a Pity • Just Another Rhumba • Let's Call the Whole Thing Off • My Ship • Nice Work If You Can Get It • Of Thee I Sing (Baby)! • Shall We Dance • Summertime • They All Laughed • They Can't Take That Away from Me • Things Are Looking Up • Wintergreen for President • You've Got What Gets Me • and many more.

  • A FOGGY DAY (IN LONDON TOWN)
  • AREN'T YOU KIND OF GLAD WE DID?
  • BESS YOU IS MY WOMAN NOW (from “Porgy and Bess”)
  • BLAH, BLAH, BLAH (from “Delicious”)
  • BLUE, BLUE, BLUE
  • BY STRAUSS (from “The Show is On”)
  • CHANGING MY TUNE
  • DAWN OF A NEW DAY
  • DELISHIOUS (from “Delicious”)
  • FOR YOU, FOR ME, FOREVER MORE (PRINT ONLY)
  • FUN TO BE FOOLED
  • GOTTA HAVE ME GO WITH YOU
  • HI HO A/K/A HI-HO!
  • I CAN'T BE BOTHERED NOW
  • I CAN'T GET STARTED
  • I GOT PLENTY O' NUTTIN' (from “Porgy and Bess”)
  • I LOVES YOU, PORGY (from “Porgy and Bess”)
  • I WAS DOING ALL RIGHT
  • I'VE GOT BEGINNER'S LUCK
  • ISN'T IT A PITY? (from “Pardon My English”)
  • IT AIN'T NECESSARILY SO (from “Porgy and Bess”)
  • IT'S A NEW WORLD
  • JUST ANOTHER RHUMBA
  • LET 'EM EAT CAKE
  • LET'S CALL THE WHOLE THING OFF (FROM “SHALL WE DANCE”)
  • LONG AGO (AND FAR AWAY) (FROM “COVER GIRL”)
  • LORELEI, THE
  • LOVE IS HERE TO STAY (from “Goldwyn Follies”)
  • LOVE IS SWEEPING THE COUNTRY (from “Of Thee I Sing”)
  • LOVE WALKED IN
  • MAN THAT GOT AWAY, THE (from “A Star is Born”)
  • MINE (from “Let 'em Eat Cake”)
  • MY COUSIN IN MILWAUKEE (from “Pardon My English”)
  • MY SHIP (from “Lady In The Dark”)
  • NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT (FROM “DAMSEL IN DISTRESS”)
  • OF THEE I SING
  • SAGA OF JENNY, THE A/K/A JENNY
  • SHALL WE DANCE? (from “Shall We Dance”)
  • SLAP THAT BASS (from “Shall We Dance”)
  • SOMEBODY FROM SOMEWHERE
  • STIFF UPPER LIP
  • SUMMERTIME (from “Porgy and Bess”)
  • THEY ALL LAUGHED
  • THEY CAN'T TAKE THAT AWAY FROM ME (from “Shall We Dance”)
  • THINGS ARE LOOKING UP
  • TSCHAIKOWSKY (AND OTHER RUSSIANS) (from “Lady in the Dark”)
  • WAKE UP, BROTHER, AND DANCE
  • WHO CARES? (SO LONG AS YOU CARE FOR ME) (FROM “OF THEE I SING”)
  • WINTERGREEN FOR PRESIDENT
  • YOU'VE GOT WHAT GETS ME
  • Piano/Vocal/Guitar

$24.95 (US) Inventory #HL 00322187 ISBN: 9780739057254 UPC: 884088686970 Publisher Code: 31890 Width: 9.0" Length: 12.0" 260 pages

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