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Composer: Gershwin, George (1898-1937)

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Year of birth1898
Year of death1937
NationalityUnited States
Period20th century
October 2018
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LexingtonBernstein & Gershwin

Bernstein, Gershwin
Lexington Philharmonic; Scott Terrell; Ryan Shirar; John de los Santos

LondonFrench fancies

French fancies
Berlioz, Canteloube, Bizet, Gershwin
London Philharmonic Orchestra; Enrique Mazzola; Anna Caterina Antonacci

AmsterdamFrank Braley plays Gershwin

© Julia Weseley
Fernández, Gershwin, Prokofiev
Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra; Alexander Joel; Frank Braley

AmsterdamProkofiev's Romeo and Juliet

© Melle Meivogel
Fernández, Gershwin, Prokofiev
Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra; Alexander Joel; Frank Braley

BaselHommage an Bernstein

Bernstein, Gershwin, Schnyder
Basel Symphony Orchestra; Wayne Marshall; Kim Criswell; Daniel Schnyder
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Porgy and Bess at ENO: Gershwin's music the winner

Nicole Cabell (Bess), Eric Greene (Porgy) © Tristram Kenton
Porgy and Bess isn’t a perfect opera, but English National Opera's new production is a strong one. 
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Baltimore SO excel in Proms debut

Marin Alsop conducts the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra © BBC | Chris Christodoulou
Bernstein's Slava! and Age of Anxiety aren't the best examples of his concert music, but Marin Alsop and the BSO made the best possible case for them. 
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Ulster Youth Orchestra marks its quarter-century

Marking a trio of anniversaries, Debussy, Bernstein and their 25th milestone, the Ulster Youth Orchestra are welcomed home from their celebratory European tour with the warmest Irish greetings.
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Seattle Opera's Porgy and Bess is a vocal and dramatic stunner

Angel Blue (Bess) and Alfred Walker (Porgy) © Philip Newton
Seattle Opera's memorable Porgy and Bess excels with an exceptional cast who performed with utmost sympathy for their roles.
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Prom 31: An all-American concert from Minnesota Orchestra and Vänskä

Osmo Vänskä © BBC | Chris Chistodoulou
The Minnesota Orchestra’s visit offered a chance to hear Gershwin’s Piano Concerto and Ives’ Symphony no. 2, though the former suffered somewhat from an absence of spark.
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