George Gershwin’s Life

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More than anyone else, George Gershwin broke down the barriers between “serious” music and jazz. Learn more about the life and music of this famous American composer this week on Classics for Kids.

Music used within the program (all by Gershwin):

Prelude No. 1
Sweet and Lowdown
Rhapsody in Blue
Let’s Call the Whole Thing Off
I Got Rhythm I Got Rhythm
Variations An American in Paris
Piano Concerto in F
Porgy and Bess: Summertime