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Title: Menuhin & Grappelli Play Gershwin
Otros títulos: Yehudi Menuhin & Stephane Grappeli play Gershwin
Menuhin y Grappelli interpretan Gershwin
Yehudi Menuhin y Stephane Grappeli Interpretan a Gershwin
Intérprete/ Colaborador: George Gershwin; Yehudi Menuhin; Stéphane Grappelli
Código CDU: Ge.01
Forma Musical: Popular Music, Violin Music (Jazz), Motion picture music, Operas
Abstract: The great musical border crosser of the twentieth century, George Gershwin excelled in the fields of concert music and popular song alike. The son of Jewish immigrants from Russia, he was born Jacob Gershvin in Brooklyn on September 26, 1898. His father ran a great variety of small businesses, and George, in the words of the New Grove Dictionary of Music, "excelled at street sports." He also studied the piano and was introduced to the European classics by his teacher, Charles Hambitzer. Gershwin immersed himself in popular music after dropping out of school in 1914 and getting a job as a salesman for the music publisher Remick. He was influenced by ragtime and stride piano music, and as a songwriter enjoyed his first hit in 1920 with "Swanee," recorded by the leading vocalist of the time, Al Jolson. Gershwin and his brother Ira became one of the great creative teams in the history of music, each attuned to the considerable subtleties of which the other was capable. Their 1924 musical ...


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