Jerome Kern

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Kern, Jerome., Composers -- United States -- Biogr
StatementMichael Freedland.
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LC ClassificationsML410.K385
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Pagination182,(8)p. of plates :
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ISBN 100860513394

Jerome Kern was born in in New York. He work with Ira Gershwin on "Cover Girl," which starred Rita Hayworth and Gene Kelly. He allowed a semi-biography of his life to take place with the musical TILL THE CLOUDS ROLLL BY/5(9). The definitive collection of the work of Jerome Kern, one of the most beloved composers of all-time.

This second edition features 49 original Jerome Kern book music arrangements including all verses. Also includes a biography with photos of Jerome Kern, a brief narrative and photos for each song, plus Oscar Hammerstein's moving eulogy for his friend/5(24).

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Jerome Kern book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A biography of the great composer () who moved US musical comed /5. Ella Fitzgerald is rightfully adored for her superb, often-definitive interpretations of Cole Porter, Irving Berlin, Rodgers & Hart, and Gershwin tunes, which are well documented in her Song Book series.

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Jerome Kern (Janu – Novem ) was an American composer of popular music and, according to a joint resolution passed by Congress, "the father of American musical theater". 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.

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.

All Book Search results » About the author () 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.

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. When Jerome Kern died inAmerica 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. Jerome Kern, the composer, died yesterday at P.M. of a cerebral hemorrhage in Doctors Hospital. His age was At the bedside were his wife, Eva Leale Kern; his daughter, Elizabeth Kern, former wife of Artie Shaw, the bandleader, and Oscar Hammerstein 2d, producer and song writer, who was closely associated with Mr.

Kern in his career. Gerald Bordman's Jerome Kern () is a reliable, painstaking, and exhaustive monument, though with patent limitations, not least a publication date prior to the discovery of the Warner Bros. warehouse material in Secaucus, New Jersey, in Bordman researched fact and undermined the fiction of Kern mythology, untangled the songs in the Brand: Yale University Press.

Jerome David Kern, composer, well known for his musicals which were produced from to He was born Jan. 27,and died Nov. 11,in New York City.

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The bulk of the material, discovered in a Warner Bros. warehouse in Secaucus, N.J., inwas acquired from Betty Kern-Miller (the composer's daughter) between and Ella Fitzgerald is rightfully adored for her superb, often-definitive interpretations of Cole Porter, Irving Berlin, Rodgers & Hart, and Gershwin tunes, which are well documented in her Song Book series.

The addition of Sings the Jerome Kern Song Book to Fitzgerald's discography is welcome. Recorded inthe album proves Fitzgerald's voice as golden as : Imports. Then ina show by Jerome Kern and Oscar Hammerstein opened. It was called "Show Boat," and with it, the Broadway musical took its first.

Jerome Kern's (27 Jan Novage 60) friendship with Noël Coward (16 Dec Marchage 73) resulted with an agreement for them to collaborate on a future musical play project. With Jerome Kern's death, 11 NovemberNoël lamented that they were prevented from sharing the collaboration experience. Album of Jerome Kern Songs (Volume Two) and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at All The Things You Are Piano Solo Piano Sheet by Jerome Kern and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Complete Jerome Kern Songbooks combines the three individual discs in the Jerome Kern Songbook series -- A Fine Romance, All the Things You Are, and the instrumental Yesterdays -- in a mid-priced slipcase.

All three discs are intelligently compiled and presented. Jazz purists may balk at various-artists collections, but compilations rarely come as good as this.8/ Jerome Kern. Composer. For the Record. Selected compositions. Selected discography.

Sources. When Jerome Kern died inAmerica 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.

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INC. RKO Building, Rockefeller Centre New York City INTERNATIONAL MUSIC File Size: 1MB. Jerome Kern was born in New York City on Janu Growing up in the middle-class atmosphere of East 56th Street, he attended public schools.

His first music teacher was his mother, followed by studies at the New York College of Music () and further musical studies in Heidelberg, Germany (). View the profiles of people named Jerome Kern. Join Facebook to connect with Jerome Kern and others you may know.

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Genre/Form: Biographies Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Freedland, Michael, Jerome Kern. New York: Stein and Day,© Jerome Kern is credited as Producer, Composer, Director, Writer, Lyricist and Orchestrator.

Get this from a library. Jerome Kern. [Stephen Banfield; Geoffrey Holden Block] -- "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.

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.Yesterdays Lyrics: Yesterdays / Yesterdays / Days I knew as happy sweet / Sequestered days / Olden days / Golden days / Days of mad romance and love / Then gay youth was mine / And truth was mine.Jerome Kern also appears in this compilation.

Tracks of Disc 1; 1. Edward Arnold Introduces Gene Buck; 2. Take Me Out To The Ballgame; 3. Dancing In The Dark; 4. My Heart Belongs To Daddy; 5. The Japanese Sandman / One Hour With You / Till We Meet Again; 6. Wating For The Robert E; 7. My Buddy; 8.

The Curse Of An Aching Heart; 9. Over The.