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The world of Jerome Kern.

David Ewen

The world of Jerome Kern.

by David Ewen

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Published by Henry Holt & Co. in New York .
Written in English


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Jerome Kern. Composer. For the Record . Selected compositions. Selected discography. Sources. When Jerome Kern died in , America lost one of its greatest and most beloved composers. Harry Truman, who was the U.S. president at the time of Kern ’ s death, was quoted as saying in David Ewen ’ s book, Composers for the American Musical Theatre: “ [Kern ’ s] melodies will live in our. ALL THE THINGS you RE \ MAX GORDON PRESENTS U VERY WARM FOR MAY» A MUSICAL COMEDY MUSIC BY JEROME KERN BOOK AND LYRICS BY OSCAR HAMMERSTEIN, 2nd à Published in Canada by NORTHERN MUSIC PUBLISHING CO., LIMITED By Arrangement with CHAPPELL & CO. INC. RKO Building, Rockefeller Centre New York City INTERNATIONAL MUSIC File Size: 1MB.

Sitting Pretty was the sixth and last collaboration of Jerome Kern, P. G. Wodehouse, and Guy Bolton. This delicious score, bubbling over with melancholy and longing, is one of the most important of Kern’s pre-Showboat creations. By the end of the s, Kern became a well-known theater composer, Broadway had 16 of his musicals and shows. His best works, especially the operetta "Floating Theater", became a classic of American jazz. Works. book. The Jerome Kern Album. For all organs. Transcribed by Louis Hollingsworth, etc.

  THE Equity Library Theater has joined the celebration of Jerome Kern's th birthday with a production of Kern's last theater musical, ''Very Warm for May,'' which helps to clarify for present. Jerome Kern, Soundtrack: Till the Clouds Roll By. Jerome David Kern was born in He began his stage career grafting American songs (for which he wrote the music) into imported European operettas. His breakthrough came with the song "They Didn't Believe Me", written (with lyrics by Edward Laska) for a show called "The Girl from Utah". It established him as a major American composer in Author: Jerome Kern.


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A biography of the great composer () who moved US musical comed /5. Jerome Kern, (born Jan. 27,New York City—died Nov. 11,New York City), one of the major U.S. composers of musical comedy, whose Show Boat (with libretto by Oscar Hammerstein II) inaugurated the serious musical play in U.S.

theatre. Kern studied music in New York City and in in Heidelberg, Ger., later gaining theatrical experience in London.

Today is the birthday () of Jerome Kern, a US composer of musical theatre and popular music. Kern was one of the most important US theatre composers of the early 20 th century, writing more than songs, used in over stage works, including such classics as “Ol’ Man River.”.

Kern was born in New York City, on Sutton Place, in what was then the city’s brewery district. Ewen's two studies, The Story of Jerome Kern (), a modest introduction, and the somewhat larger The World of Jerome Kern (), while couched for the general reader of their period and sometimes responsible for spuriousness of fact that has died hard, should not be Brand: Yale University Press.

A founding father of the modern American musical, Jerome Kern (–) was the composer of legions of popular songs, including such standards as “Smoke Gets in Your Eyes” and “Ol’ Man River.” His Show Boat with Oscar Hammerstein II helped to set a.

Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Jerome Kern Song Book is a studio album by the American jazz singer Ella Fitzgerald accompanied by an orchestra arranged and conducted by Nelson album focuses on the songs of the composer Jerome Kern. This was the second of Fitzgerald's Song Book series to have been orchestrated by Riddle; their previous collaboration was her George and Ira Gershwin Genre: Vocal jazz.

About the Author: Gerald Bordman is the author of many books, including American Musical Theatre: A Chronicle, Jerome Kern: His Life and Music, Days To Be Happy, Years To Be Sad: The Life and Music of Vincent Youmans, and the trilogy comprising American Operetta, American Musical Comedy, and American Musical Revue.

Then ina show by Jerome Kern and Oscar Hammerstein opened. It was called "Show Boat," and with it, the Broadway musical took its first. Discover releases, reviews, track listings, recommendations, and more about Ella Fitzgerald - Ella Fitzgerald Sings The Jerome Kern Song Book at Discogs /5(71).

[83 PDF + 15 MP3] - Jerome David Kern (Janu – Novem ) was an American composer of musical theatre and popular music. One of the most important American theatre composers of the early 20th century, he wrote more than songs, used in. Shop and Buy Jerome Kern sheet music. Piano sheet music book by: Alfred Music at Sheet Music Plus: The World Largest Selection of Sheet Music.

Which musical (book by Jerome Kern, lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II), adapted from a gritty novel by Edna Ferber, uses music and dancing to carry its complex plot, touches significantly on race relations in America, and contains the famous aria "Ol' Man River". Shuffle Along B. Show Boat C. Darktown Follies D.

Pal Joey. Whip-Poor-Will Words by B.G. DeSylva. Florenz Ziegfeld Jr.s production of Marilyn Miller and Leon Errol In the musical comedy Sally Book & lyrics by Guy Bolton & Clifford Grey Music by Jerome Kern Staged by Edward Royce. New York. Published by T.B. Harms Company. Some of the resources may contain offensive language or negative by: 6.

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illus. 22 cm. Subject headings The Jerome Kern encyclopedia. Hischak, Thomas S. Jerome Kern research resources in print (listed chronologically):: ASCAP Biographical Dictionary, New York: American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers, Cattell/Bowker, Fourth edition, (dates, collaborators, shows/movies, songs, etc., entry p.

).; Michael Freedland, Jerome Kern: A Biography, New York: Stein and Day, Gerald Bordman, Jerome Kern His Life and Music, New.New York, NY: Henry Holt and Company, 8vo. cloth, dust jacket xiv, pages.Jerome Kern / The Westminster Concert Orchestra*, Conducted By Geoff Love: Jerome Kern / The Westminster Concert Orchestra*, Conducted By Geoff Love - Dearly Beloved - The Best-Loved Melodies Of The Immortal Jerome Kern ‎ (LP, Album, Mono, Club, Dut) World Record Club: CL Australia: Sell This Version.