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Gershwin

  1. 1. George Gershwin He was born in September 26, 1898 Brooklyn, New York
  2. 2. Musical work <ul><li>A few of George Gershwin’s musical works where Rhapsody in Blue, and Porgy and Bess which are the two musical works we have hear. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Other Musical works <ul><li>George Gershwin’s other musical works include An American in Paris, and made two musical pieces with his brother Ira called They Can’t Take That Away From Me and Shall We Dance. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Gershwin facts <ul><li>Jacob Gershowitz changed his name to George Gershwin . </li></ul><ul><li>After Gershwin’s death the guardian estimated his earnings and found he was the richest composers of all time. </li></ul><ul><li>George Gershwin’s picture is in the Long Island Music Hall of Fame. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Gershwin's death <ul><li>George Gershwin died July 11,1937 at the age of 39 in surgery for a brain tumor a few months later Gershwin's idol Ravel died in brain surgery. </li></ul>

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