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The Resource Ira Gershwin : selected lyrics, edited by Robert Kimball

Ira Gershwin : selected lyrics, edited by Robert Kimball

Label
Ira Gershwin : selected lyrics
Title
Ira Gershwin
Title remainder
selected lyrics
Statement of responsibility
edited by Robert Kimball
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Overview: The collaboration of Ira and George Gershwin was one of the summits of American popular music. Ira Gershwin's lyrics-with their stylish simplicity, exuberant comic invention, and colloquial eloquence-have entered the culture, and Robert Kimball has collected the most memorable of them into a beguiling collection that includes: Fascinating Rhythm; Oh, Lady, Be Good! ; Someone to Watch Over Me; 'S Wonderful; My One and Only; How Long Has This Been Going On?; I've Got a Crush on You; Embraceable You; I Got Rhythm; But Not for Me; Let's Call the Whole Thing Off; They Can't Take That Away from Me; A Foggy Day (In London Town); Nice Work If You Can Get It; Long Ago (and Far Away); The Man That Got Away and dozens more
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Cataloging source
UKM
Illustrations
portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
ML54.6.G28
LC item number
K55 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
American poets project
Series volume
29
Ira Gershwin : selected lyrics, edited by Robert Kimball
Label
Ira Gershwin : selected lyrics, edited by Robert Kimball
Publication
Note
Includes index
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The man I love
  • These charming people
  • Sweet and low-down
  • Gather ye rosebuds
  • Sunny disposish
  • Do, do, do
  • Someone to watch over me
  • Strike up the band
  • 'S wonderful
  • My one and only
  • You may throw all the rice you desire
  • The Babbitt and the Bromide
  • The world is mine
  • How long has this been going on?
  • New York serenade
  • I've got a crush on you
  • I don't think I'll fall in love today
  • What causes that?
  • Home blues
  • Soon
  • Bidin' my time
  • The real American folk song (is a rag)
  • Could you use me?
  • Embraceable you
  • Sam and Delilah
  • I got rhythm
  • But not for me
  • Delishious
  • Love is sweeping the country
  • Of thee I sing
  • Who cares?
  • I've got to be there
  • I'm tickled silly
  • Isn't it a pity?
  • Freud and Jung and Adler
  • Union Square and Down with everyone who's up
  • Mine
  • It ain't necessarily so
  • Island in the West Indies
  • Words without music
  • The economic situation
  • I can't get started
  • (I've got) beginner's luck
  • Mischa, Jascha, Toscha, Sascha
  • They all laughed
  • They can't take that away from me
  • Let's call the whole thing off
  • I can't be bothered now
  • Things are looking up
  • A foggy day (in London Town)
  • Nice work if you can get it
  • Love walked in
  • I was doing all right
  • Love is here to stay
  • Fascinating rhythm
  • I love to rhyme
  • By Strauss
  • Tchaikowsky (and other Russians)
  • The saga of Jenny
  • My ship
  • Midnight music
  • Long ago and far away
  • The duchess's song--"Sing me not a ballad"
  • Ode--"A rhyme for Angela"
  • There's nothing like marriage for people
  • Oh, lady, be good!
  • The land of opportunitee
  • Good-bye to all that
  • Changing my tune
  • Aren't you kind of glad we did?
  • The Back Bay Polka
  • Shoes with wings on
  • Manhattan downbeat
  • There is no music
  • In our United State
  • Applause, applause
  • The half of it, dearie, blues
  • Gotta have me go with you
  • It's a new world
  • The man that got away
  • Little jazz bird
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Dimensions
20 cm.
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Extent
xix, 169 pages
Isbn
9781598530520
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2009929599
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
portrait
System control number
(OCoLC)434563558

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