Gershwin
biographical name George 1898-1937 originally Jacob Gershvin American composer

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  • Gershwin — ist der Name eines berühmten Brüderpaars der amerikanischen Musik des 20. Jahrhunderts. George Gershwin (26. September 1898 11. Juli 1937), Komponist Ira Gershwin (6. Dezember 1896 17. August 1983), Liedtexter Siehe auch: Gershwin Preis …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Gershwin — Gershwin, George …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Gershwin — (George) (1898 1937) compositeur américain. Il emprunta au jazz: Rhapsody in Blue (1924), Un Américain à Paris (1928), Porgy and Bess (opéra, 1935) …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Gershwin —   [ gəːʃwɪn], George, eigentlich Jacob Gershvin, amerikanischer Komponist, * New York 26. 9. 1898, ✝ Beverly Hills (Calif.) 11. 7. 1937; hatte zunächst mit Unterhaltungsmusik Erfolg (Schlager, Operetten, Revuen); berühmt machten ihn die von P.… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Gershwin — (izg. gèršvin) DEFINICIJA 1. George (1898 1937), najznačajniji američki skladatelj zabavne, popularne glazbe s elementima klasične simfonijske i jazz glazbe (Rapsodija u plavom, Amerikanac u Parizu, Porgy & Bess) 2. Ira (1896 1983), Georgeov… …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Gershwin — [gʉrsh′win] George (born Jacob Gershvin) 1898 1937; U.S. composer …   English World dictionary

  • Gershwin — George Gershwin George Gershwin George Gershwin en 1937. Naissance 26 septembre 1898 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Gershwin — noun 1. United States lyricist who frequently collaborated with his brother George Gershwin (1896 1983) • Syn: ↑Ira Gershwin • Instance Hypernyms: ↑lyricist, ↑lyrist 2. United States composer who incorporated jazz into classical forms and… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Gershwin — /gerrsh win/, n. 1. George, 1898 1937, U.S. composer. 2. Ira, 1896 1983, U.S. lyricist (brother of George Gershwin). * * * …   Universalium

  • Gershwin — Ger|shwin, George (1898 1937) a US ↑composer who wrote both ↑classical music and popular songs and tunes. He is famous especially for his ↑opera Porgy and Bess and for Rhapsody in Blue. His brother Ira Gershwin (1896 1983) wrote the words for… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Gershwin — n. family name; George Gershwin (1898 1937), American musical composer …   English contemporary dictionary

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