Searching for the Authentic Gershwin Performance Style When I first learned Gershwin’s Preludes I was instantly captivated by his uniquely American brand of . Richard Dowling, George Gershwin – Sweet and Low-Down – Richard Dowling plays George Gershwin – Music. Print and download Sweet and Low-Down sheet music composed by George Gershwin arranged for Piano 1 or Piano 2. Duet, and 2 Piano 4-Hands in G Major .

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Piano Music of George Gershwin. Not the arrangement you were looking for? Your digital signature is as legally binding as a physical signature. Gershwin made a player piano roll of Novelette for the Welte-Mignon Company in that includes a third unpublished section of music that further exploits the fourths melody and takes a surprising harmonic turn.

Piano Solos and Novelty Arrangements. His arrangement takes the pianist on a technical and harmonic whirlwind tour across the keyboard. Musicalion Player Add new! Your notification has been sent Lulu Staff has been notified of a possible violation of the terms of our Membership Agreement. In order to write a review on digital sheet music you must first have purchased the item.

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Thank you for your interest in helping us moderate questionable content on Lulu. Duet 2 Piano 4-Hands. This is a 1 page sample. It was first published in and is also a charming piece of Gersuwin. These works have recently been published and satisfy pianists who have long sought to have the complete set of preludes as Gershwin played them.

George Gershwin Plays Rhapsody in Blue. Artis Wodehouse Number of Pages: I have a good faith belief that use of the copyrighted materials described above as allegedly infringing is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law. His arrangement concludes with an expanded version of Gershwin’s own Song Book improvisation–a personal tribute and fitting close to the group of etudes.

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It turned out to be the sole hit of the show and became one of Gershwin’s favorite songs to play. The paired songs are both ,owdown rhythm numbers and like many of the other disc improvisations, ideally suited for fox-trot dancing. According to Gershwin biographer Edward Jablonski, Ira Gershwin’s catchy title for Sweet and Low-Down is a clever “portmanteau, combining the title of the old song Sweet anc Low and a current slang phrase” of the times “low-down”.

External cookies come from Google’s tools, which help us to improve the platform on your behalf. Impromptu in Two Keys was originally intended as a song for a Ziegfeld musical called East Is West which never materialized. According to the lyricist Irving Caesar, they composed the song in less than fifteen minutes after first conceiving the subject material over dinner and a bus ride home. It has been a joyful task indeed.


Several rolls use overdubbing, so that Gershwin is in effect playing a four-handed piece solo. The Joshua Bell Collection. G1-G6 Piano 2, range: To celebrate the centennial of the Gershwin’s birth inI was engaged to perform all of his works for piano and swweet which in turn led me to investigate other works by Gershwin and search for the “correct” way to perform his music.

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AllMusic relies heavily on JavaScript. It was gershwinn by Nonesuch Records in Sweet and Low-Down Composed by: Simultaneously, his virtuoso right hand would play a syncopated melodic line in unrelenting passages of octaves and filled-out chords. Not the arrangement you were looking for? The title of the song refers to the fact that each hand plays simultaneously in a different key.

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