George Gershwin

George Gershwin
Real name
Jacob Bruskin Gershowitz
September 26, 1898
July 11, 1937
United States
00011730139 121 works
Theatrical and classical composer
Inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1970
Ira Gershwin Brother
Alexis Gershwin Niece
Arthur Gershwin Brother


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Title Performer Release date Label
12 Gershwin in 12 Keys Lee Konitz & Franco D'Andrea August 1992 Philology
A Centennial Tribute to George and Ira Gershwin Krisanthi Pappas December 1997 (self-released)
A Gershwin Album Vol. Two Wilbur Kentwell 1951 Diaphon
A Gershwin Playground Guy Mintus Trio October 23, 2020 Enja Records
All About Gershwin Alexander Bühl Sextet July 20, 2017 HGBS
A Portrait of George Gershwin Johnny Costa May 1995 Chiaroscuro
A Tribute to Gershwin various artists 1998 Jazz Colours
A Tribute to Gershwin & Friends Michael Allen Harrison 1995 MAH Records
Attenti a quei due Bruno Lauzi – Sante Palumbo 2005 Musicisti associati produzioni
Avant Gershwin Patti Austin March 2007 Rendezvous
Barbara Hendricks chante Gershwin Barbara Hendricks, Katia & Marielle Labèque 1981 Philips
Bernt Rosengren Octet Plays a Jazzversion of Porgy & Bess Bernt Rosengren Octet 1997 Arietta Discs
Bill Charlap Plays George Gershwin - The American Soul Bill Charlap June 28, 2005 Blue Note
Bobby Short Is K-Ra-Zy for Gershwin Bobby Short 1973 Atlantic
Brad Terry Plays Gershwin Brad Terry 1996 Darbyterr
Brian Wilson Reimagines Gershwin Brian Wilson August 17, 2010 Walt Disney Records
Buddy DeFranco and Oscar Peterson Play George Gershwin Buddy DeFranco and Oscar Peterson 1955 Norgran Records
By George Don Stiernberg & John Carlini October 2005 Blue Night Records [1]
By George George Cables May 15, 2001 Original Jazz Classics
By George - Music of George Gershwin Patrick A'Hearn October 1998 After 9
By George: Plays the Music of George Gershwin George Cables 1987 Contemporary
Carlos Barbosa-Lima Plays the Music of Antonio Carlos Jobim & George Gershwin Carlos Barbosa-Lima 1982 Concord Concerto
Celestial Gershwin Newell Oler 1998 NOME Co. of Dallas
Chris Connor Sings the George Gershwin Almanac of Song Chris Connor July 1957 Atlantic
Classic American Love Songs - Arlen Gershwin Weill Schwartz Carole Farley - John Constable 2007 Naxos
Cole Porter & George Gershwin - Canções, Versões various artists 2000 Geléia Geral
Crazy for Gershwin Carol Kidd 1994 Linn
David Rose and His Orchestra Play the Music of George Gershwin David Rose and His Orchestra 1951 MGM
De mooiste Gershwin melodieën Gevleugelde vrienden 1987 Philips
... des chansons de Gershwin... Roger Guerin Henri Chenuet 1989 Oreil Production
Do It Again - Frederick Hodges Plays the Music of George Gershwin Frederick Hodges September 2019 Rivermont
Dorothy Kirsten Sings Songs of George Gershwin Dorothy Kirsten 1950 Columbia Masterworks
Dreams of Gershwin Eddie Henderson Quintet March 23, 1999 Key'stone
Duchin-Gershwin Eddy Duchin April 1941 Columbia
Earl Hines Plays George Gershwin Earl Hines 1973 Carosello
Ella Fitzgerald Sings the George and Ira Gershwin Song Book - Volume Five Ella Fitzgerald 1959 Verve Records
Ella Fitzgerald Sings the George and Ira Gershwin Song Book - Volume Four Ella Fitzgerald 1959 Verve Records
Ella Fitzgerald Sings the George and Ira Gershwin Song Book - Volume Two Ella Fitzgerald - Orchestra conducted by Nelson Riddle 1959 Verve Records
Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Gershwin Song Book - Volume 1 Ella Fitzgerald 1959 Verve Records
Ella Sings Gershwin Ella Fitzgerald with Ellis Larkins 1951 Decca
Embraceable You - Romantic Songs of George Gershwin Beegie Adair 2004 Green Hill
Erroll Garner Plays Gershwin and Kern Erroll Garner 1976 Polydor
Fascinating Rhythm - A Tribute to the Musical Genius of Cole Porter, George Gershwin and Richard Rodgers Vol. 1 Al Ferguson 1997 Tophat
Fascinating Rhythm - George Gershwin Song Book Konrad Paszkudzki Trio October 18, 2017 Venus Records
Fascinatin' Rampal Jean-Pierre Rampal 1985 CBS
For Evergreen Bertil Englund 1995 Phontastic
For George, Cole and Duke Harry Allen, Ehud Asherie, Nicki Parrott, Chuck Redd 2014 Blue Heron Records
Franck Pourcel et son orchestre jouent George Gershwin Franck Pourcel et son grand orchestre 1965 La voix de son maître
George and Ira Gershwin in Hollywood - Motion Picture Soundtrack Anthology various artists 1997 Rhino Movie Music
George Gershwin - Classical Songs Roberto Porroni, James Creitz 1998 Materiali Sonori
George Gershwin - Gershwin at the Keyboard Ivar Anton Waagaard 2011 LAWO Classics
George Gershwin Jazz Concert Eddie Condon August 1945 Decca
George Gershwin + Karin Krog Karin Krog 1974 Polydor
George Gershwin Kavalkade Kordt Sisters 1941 Polyphon
George Gershwin - Letra & Música various artists 2008 Discobertas
George Gershwin - L'œuvre pour piano François-Joël Thiollier 1987 Thésis
George Gershwin Songs - Vol. 1 various artists 1939 Decca
George Gershwin Songs - Volume 2 various artists 1939 Decca
George Gershwin's Porgy and Bess Bernt Rosengren with Carl-Fredrik Orrje Trio 1996 LiPhone
George Gershwin's Porgy & Bess Clark Terry and the Chicago Jazz Orchestra 2004 A440 Music Group
George Gershwin - The Modern Romantic Lars Boye Jensen 2007 Scandinavian Classics
George Greeley Plays George Gershwin George Greeley 1962 Warner Bros.
George & Ira Gershwin - A Musical Celebration various artists June 21, 1994 MCA Records
George Wright Plays George Gershwin George Wright 1965 Dot Records
Georgia Brown Loves Gershwin Georgia Brown 1963 London Records
Gershwin Veri and Jamanis 1974 Connoisseur Society
Gershwin Rossy & Kanan Quartet 2016 Swit Records
Gershwin Marti Webb 1987 BBC Records
Gershwin Gigliola Negri - Giorgio Gaslini ‎ 1977 I dischi dello zodiaco
Gershwin Adam Makowicz 1998 Agencja Artystyczna MTJ
Gershwin Billy Butterfield and His Orchestra June 1945 Capitol Records
Gershwin Fazil Say - New York Philharmonic - Kurt Masur 1999 Teldec
Gershwin 100 Matt Catingub 1999 Concord Jazz
Gershwin '79 Westside Strutters 1979 Parachute Records
Gershwin Among Friends Linn Maxwell Keller - Rich Ridenour February 3, 1998 Albany Records
Gershwin and Guitars Al Caiola & Orch. 1960 Time Records
Gershwin by Candlelight David Davidson & Jack Jezzro October 12, 2015 Burton Avenue Music
Gershwin by Lindblom Rolf Lindblom 1984 Proprius
Gershwin Country Michael Feinstein March 11, 2022 Craft Recordings
Gershwin - Evergreen! 28 George Gershwin Songs Sung by Lena Ericson and Carli Tornehave, Played by Ove Lind and His Swedish All Stars 1980 Phontastic
Gershwin for Lovers Marcus Roberts 1994 Columbia
Gershwin Goes Latin Stanley Black, His Piano and Latin Rhythms 1960 Decca
Gershwin - He Loves and She Loves Judy Kaye / William Sharp / Steven Blier 1990 Koch International Classics
Gershwin in Brass Orchestra under the direction of Jack Saunders 1959 Everest
Gershwin in London Town The Berkeley Square Society Band 1998 Zah Zah
Gershwin in the Noble Manner - Improvisations on a Rainy Afternoon Bud Noble 2007 Nobello
Gershwin Live! Michael Tilson Thomas - Sarah Vaughan - Los Angeles Philharmonic 1982 CBS
Gershwin & Me Simon Tedeschi 2012 ABC Classics
Gershwinning Johnny Van Derrick & Phil Bond 1993 Classic Opus
Gershwin on Guitar Andreas Pettersson 2007 EmArcy
Gershwin on Guitar Jack Jezzro 1998 Green Hill
Gershwin on Monarch The Crown Project ‎ 1998 Monarch Records
Gershwin på svenska Elisabeth Lundberg 1982 RCA Victor
Gershwin - Porgy and Bess Jazz Suite Joe Utterback May 1996 Connoisseur Jazz
Gershwin, Shavers and Strings Charlie Shavers 1955 Bethlehem Records
Gershwin Sings Gershwin Alexis Gershwin with the Gershwin Singers and Orchestra 2009 Rhapsody Records
Gershwin Songs Lena Jansson, Nils Lindberg Combo 1996 Bluebell
Gershwin Songs Arturo Serra meet Celia Mur 2013 New Steps
Gershwin Songs performed by Klaus Ignatzek Klaus Ignatzek 1988 Nabel
Gershwin - Summertime Danuta Błażejczyk 2005 Agencja Artystyczna MTJ
Gershwin's World Herbie Hancock 1998 Verve Records
Gershwin - The Complete Song Book / Joplin - The Entertainer Veri and Jamanis 1975 Connoisseur Society
Gershwin the Klezmer The Minnesota Klezmer Band 1999 Frozen Chosen Productions
Gershwin / Trovajoli - Volume 1 Armando Trovajoli e la sua orchestra 1962 RCA Victor
Gershwin with Strings Tok Tok Tok feat. NDR Pops Orchestra September 20, 2012 BHM
Gershwin, with Strings Magnus Hjorth Trio 2011 Stunt Records
g plays G (Galati plays Gershwin) Alessandro Galati December 2008 Jazzmud
Here to Stay - Gershwin & Jobim A Cappella BR6 July 10, 2007 (self-released)
Here to Stay - The Music of George Gershwin Boston Gay Men's Chorus 2005 (self-released)
Hot Jazz Band Plays Gershwin Hot Jazz Band 1999 (self-released)
I Got Rhythm Knud Jörgensen 1961 Metronome Records
I Got Rhythm - Günter Noris spielt Gershwin Günter Noris 1968 Columbia
Il favoloso Gershwin Alti & Bassi 2001 Preludio
I Love a Gershwin Tune Tom Keane April 21, 2000 Aosis Records
Intimate Gershwin Karena Mendoza & Bobby Schiff 2007 (self-released)
Ira, George & Joe - Joe Pass Loves Gershwin Joe Pass 1982 Pablo Today
Jascha Heifetz Playing the Music of George Gershwin Jascha Heifetz 1946 Decca
Jazz in Black and White The George Maurer Group 1999 Pine Curtain
Jazz Meets Weill & Gershwin David Taylor - Kenny Drew Jr. - Daniel Schnyder 2005 VMS Musical Treasures
Joanna MacGregor Plays Gershwin Joanna MacGregor 2011 Warner Classics
Joe Albany Plays George Gershwin & Burton Lane Joe Albany 1977 Musica Records
Joe Venuti Plays Gershwin Joe Venuti 1960 Golden Crest Records
John Arpin Plays George Gershwin John Arpin 1991 Mastersound
John Hicks Plays Selections from Crazy for You - George & Ira Gershwin John Hicks 1992 Red Baron
Johnny Hodges and His Strings Play the Prettiest Gershwin Johnny Hodges and His Strings 1959 Verve Records
Joni James Sings the Gershwins Joni James 1964 MGM
Julia Migenes-Johnson Sings Gershwin Julia Migenes-Johnson 1982 RCA Red Seal
Julie Wilson Sings the Gershwin Songbook Julie Wilson with William Roy March 23, 1999 DRG Records
Junko Sings George Gershwin Junko Mine August 2002 All Art Promotion
Karin Krog & George Gershwin Karin Krog 1993 Meantime Records [1]
Ken Werner Plays the Piano Music of Bix Beiderbecke, Duke Ellington, George Gershwin, James P. Johnson Ken Werner 1978 Finnadar
Kicking the Clouds Away - 13 Gershwin-Songs Mobylettes 1998 Elbtonal
Kiri Sings Gershwin Kiri Te Kanawa, John McGlinn & The New Princess Theater Orchestra 1987 Angel
Lady Be Good! - First Recordings of the Unknown George Gershwin Kevin Cole [US1] 1987 Pro-Arte Digital
Larry Adler Plays Gershwin Larry Adler, Gerald Moore 1954 Angel
Lee Wiley Album - Eight Show Tunes from Scores by George Gershwin Lee Wiley with Max Kaminsky's Orchestra December 1939 Liberty Music Shop
Le monde de Georges Gershwin Claude Colombier - The New York Concert Orchestra 1976 Music for Pleasure
Les Brown and His Band of Renown Play the Gershwin Bandbook Les Brown and His Band of Renown October 20, 1961 Columbia
Living Strings & Living Voices in Music of George Gershwin Living Strings & Living Voices 1961 RCA Camden
Love is Here to Stay Tony Bennett & Diana Krall with The Bill Charlap Trio September 14, 2018 Verve Records
Love Is Here to Stay - Ruthie Henshall Sings Gershwin Ruthie Henshall 1994 Bravo
Lyambiko Sings Gershwin Lyambiko February 3, 2012 Sony Classical
Manne - That's Gershwin! The Shelly Manne Quintet and Big Band ‎ May 1965 Capitol Records
Marni Nixon Sings Gershwin Marni Nixon, Lincoln Mayorga 1985 Reference Recordings
Martin Schrack Trio Plays George Gershwin Martin Schrack Trio 1995 YVP Music
Melodie George Gershwina various artists 1963 Gramofonový klub
Michael & George - Feinstein Sings Gershwin Michael Feinstein September 15, 1998 Concord Jazz
Michael Moore Trio Plays Gershwin Michael Moore Trio [US2] March 13, 1995 Master Mix
Mr. Wilson and Mr. Gershwin Teddy Wilson and His Trio 1959 Columbia
Mussorgsky & Gershwin - Bilder einer Ausstellung / Rhapsody in Blue Jesus G. Alonso 1979 Zweitausendeins
My One and Only - A Gershwin Celebration Trudy Desmond 1998 Justin Time
Naughty Baby - Honoring George Gershwin Adam Makowicz 1987 Novus
Naughty Baby - Maureen McGovern Sings Gershwin Maureen McGovern 1989 CBS Masterworks
New Blue Anthony Molinaro 2003 Nineteen-Eight Records
Nice Work If You Can Get It - Ella Fitzgerald and Andre Previn Do Gershwin Ella Fitzgerald & Andre Previn 1983 Pablo Today
Nice Work if You Can Get It - Songs by the Gershwins Michael Feinstein 1996 Atlantic
Our Love Is Here to Stay - Gershwin Reimagined Peter Beets 2019 Magic Ball Jazz
Pay Some Attention to Me Lena Jansson, Nils Lindberg Combo 1984 Bluebell
Peter Nordahl Plays Gershwin Peter Nordahl Trio May 21, 2003 Spice of Life
Piano Music by George Gershwin William Bolcom 1973 Nonesuch
Playing Gershwin Iiro Rantala - The Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen January 31, 2020 ACT
Porgy and Bess Bohuslän Big Band featuring Lew Soloff & Adam Nussbaum 2009 Vara Concert Hall
Porgy and Bess Buddy Collette and The Poll Winners 1959 Interlude Records
Pure Gershwin Michael Feinstein 1985 Parnassus
Red Hot + Rhapsody - The Gershwin Groove various artists October 6, 1998 Antilles
Rhapsody in Blue Uri Caine Ensemble May 2013 Winter & Winter
Rhapsody in Blue Winifred Atwell with Ted Heath and His Music 1957 Decca
Rhapsody in Blue - A Gershwin Collection Emile Pandolfi 2001 Magic Music
Rhapsody in Blue - Best Loved Gershwin Big Band Ritmo Sinfonica Città Di Verona 2001 Edizioni Della Musica
Rhapsody in Gershwin Ted Rosenthal Trio May 2014 Playscape Recordings
Rhapsody in Swing - Ellington- Gershwin - Nestico SWR Big Band - Dresden Philharmonic conducted by Wayne Marshall 2012 Hänssler
Roger Webb Plays Gershwin The Roger Webb Trio 1973 Music for Pleasure
Ruby Braff Goes "Girl Crazy" Ruby Braff 1959 Warner Bros.
Salute to Gershwin The Grimethorpe Colliery Band 1971 Polydor
Sammy Price and Doc Cheatham Play George Gershwin Sammy Price and Doc Cheatham 1958 Club Français du Disque [CFD]
Sarah Vaughan Sings George Gershwin Sarah Vaughan 1957 Mercury
Shall We Dance - The Gershwin Years Louis van Dijk - Pim Jacobs - Pieter van Vollenhoven 1989 Dureco
Sinatra Sings Gerswhin Frank Sinatra July 22, 2003 Legacy
Sir Roland Hanna Quartet Plays Gershwin Sir Roland Hanna Quartet 1993 Lester Recording Catalog
Solo Piano Stylings - George and Ira Gershwin Wendell H. Mills II 2014 (self-released)
Someone to Watch Over Me - The Songs of George Gershwin Susannah McCorkle April 7, 1998 Concord Jazz
Songs by Ira & George Gershwin Joan Morris - William Bolcom 1978 Nonesuch
Stephane Grappelly joue George Gershwin Stéphane Grappelly et son Grand Orchestre á Cordes 1960 Barclay
Strike Up the Band (The Music of George Gershwin Richard Hayman and His Symphony Orchestra 1991 Naxos International
Summertime - Willie Nelson Sings Gershwin Willie Nelson February 26, 2016 Legacy
Sweet and Low-Down - Richard Dowling Plays George Gershwin Richard Dowling June 1, 2001 Klavier Records
Sweet and Low-Down - Songs by George Gershwin Benjamin Sears and Bradford Conner 1997 Oakton Recordings
'S Wonderful Perry Beekman 2015 (self-released)
'S Wonderful - 20 Great Gershwin Themes The Allen Toussaint Orchestra 1988 Laser [CH]
Thank You, George Gershwin Renato Sellani / Fabrizio Bosso March 2002 Philology
That Certain Feeling (George Gershwin Songbook) Ran Blake 1991 Hat Art
The American Songbook - Gerswhin Brazilian Tropical Orchestra 1999 Movieplay Brasil
The Bassface Swing Trio Plays Gershwin The Bassface Swing Trio 2007 Stockfisch Records
The CBS Album of George Gershwin Percy Faith and His Orchestra 1957 CBS
The Claude Williamson Trio Plays Gershwin Claude Williamson's Trio 1989 Fresh Sound Records
The David Leonhardt Jazz Group Plays Gershwin The David Leonhardt Jazz Group 2000 Big Bang Records
The George Gershwin Collection Eric Parkin 1994 Silva Screen
The George Gershwin Songbook Rita Reys, Rogier van Otterloo 1975 CBS
The Gershwin Affair (Dedicated to the New Orleans People) Phil Woods - Franco D'Andrea 2006 Philology
The Gershwin Album Jack Jones 1992 Columbia
The Gershwin Collection Spike Robinson, Strings arranged and conducted by Jimmy Deuchar 1988 Hep Jazz
The Gershwin Collection We Three Trio February 22, 2006 What'sNew
The Gershwin Connection Dave Grusin 1991 GRP Records
The Gershwins, Cole Porter, & Me Louis Landon 2003 (self-released)
The Gershwin Sessions Lenny Solomon 1995 Jazz Inspiration
The Gershwin Songbook Cheryl Bentyne 2011 ArtistShare
The Glory of Gershwin various artists July 1994 Mercury
The Great American Songwriters Vol. 1 - Tribute to George and Ira Gershwin Lulee Fisher 2011 Red Road
The Honey Dreamers Sing Gershwin The Honey Dreamers with the Elliot Lawrence Band 1956 Fantasy
The Memory of All That - A Celebration of Gershwin Spider Saloff 1997 Kopaesthetics
The Music of George Gershwin David Raintree 2005 Simplicity Records
The Music of George Gershwin Embassy Players and Singers directed by Ken Jones April 1959 Embassy [GB]
The Music of Gershwin The Fred Knapp Trio 2007 (self-released)
The New York Banjo Ensemble Plays Gershwin The New York Banjo Ensemble 1982 Kicking Mule
The Ruby Braff/George Barnes Quartet Plays Gershwin The Ruby Braff/George Barnes Quartet 1975 Concord Jazz
The Wonderful World of George Gershwin - Jazz Live at the Musik Halle Vol. 1 George Masso Allstars 1992 Nagel Heyer Records
The World's Greatest Jazzband of Yank Lawson and Bob Haggart Plays George Gershwin The World's Greatest Jazz Band 1977 World Jazz Records
Toshiko Akiyoshi Plays Gershwin's Porgy and Bess Toshiko Akiyoshi April 2016 Studio Songs
Tribute to George Gershwin - It's Wonderful Barbara Hendricks 2001 EMI Classics
Uit liefde en respect voor Gershwin various artists 1997 EMI [NL]
Vignola Plays Gershwin Frank Vignola April 17, 2007 Mel Bay
Watts - By George! André Watts 1976 Columbia Masterworks
We Got Rhythm - A Gershwin Songbook André Previn with David Finck 1998 Deutsche Grammophon
We Like a Gershwin Tune Ronny Whyte / Travis Hudson 1973 Monmouth Evergreen
Yonty Solomon Plays the George Gershwin Song Book Yonty Solomon 1975 (self-released)
Yosuke Yamashita Plays Gershwin Yosuke Yamashita 1989 Kitty Records