George Gershwin  (1898-1937)
Last updated: 22.04.17
According to The New Penguin Dictionary of Music, George Gershwin was an American pianist and composer of many popular songs; extended his range especially in applying jazz idioms to concert works such as Rhapsody in Blue (1924), Cuban Overture, An American in Paris and Porgy and Bess. He studied with R. Goldmark but was mainly self-taught. Died after an unsuccessful brain operation.


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Rialto Ripples Rag
By George Gershwin.
Publisher: Jerome H. Remick & Co.
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Printed: 1917. Sheet Music 3 pages. Limited Availability.
Rialto Ripples Rag Arranged by Bill Holcombe For French Horn and Pian
By George Gershwin.
Publisher: Musicians Publications
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Printed: 2001. Sheet Music. Limited Availability.
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Publisher: Arcadian Press (1AP00175)
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 115 works by George Gershwin (1898-1937). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Key: Items on hold

Rialto Ripples (1917) amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Co-Author: Will Donaldson
Oh, So Nice (1928) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
Come to the Moon (1919) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ned Wayburn, Lou Paley
Say So (1928)
Words by: Ira Gershwin, P.G. Wodehouse
I Was So Young (1919) wvicon.gif
Words by: Alfred Bryan, Irving Caesar
Do What You Do! (1929) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin, Gus Kahn
Nobody But You (1919) wvicon.gif
Words by: Arthur Jackson, B. G De Sylva
Liza (1929) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin, Gus Kahn
Swanee (1919) wvicon.gif
Words by: I. Caesar
Bidin' My Time (1930) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
Idle Dreams (1920) wvicon.gif
Words by: Arthur Jackson
Boy! What Love Has Done to Me! (1930) wvicon.gif
Poppyland (1920) wvicon.gif
Words by: John Henry Mears, B. G De Sylva
But Not For Me (1930) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
Tum on and Tiss Me (1920) wvicon.gif
Words by: Arthur Jackson
Could You Use Me? (1930) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
Waiting For the Sun to Come Out (1920) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
Embraceable You (1930) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
Drifting Along With the Tide (1921) wvicon.gif
Words by: Arthur Jackson
I Got Rhythm (1930) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
South Sea Isles (1921) wvicon.gif
Words by: Arthur Jackson
I've Got a Crush on You (1930) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
Swanee Rose (1921) wvicon.gif
Words by: B. G DeSylva, Irving Caesar
In the Mandarin's Orchid Garden (1930) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
Do It Again! (1922) wvicon.gif
Words by: B. G. De Sylva
Soon (1930) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
I Found a Four Leaf Clover (1922) wvicon.gif
Strike Up the Band (1930) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
I'll Build a Stairway to Paradise (1922) wvicon.gif
Words by: B. G. De Sylva, Arthur Francis
Because, Because (1931) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
Tra La La (1922)
Words by: Arthur Jackson
Delishious (1931) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
The Yankee Doodle Blues (1922) wvicon.gif
Words by: B.G. DeSylva, Irving Caesar
Katinkitschka (1931) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
I Won't Say I Will But I Won't Say I Won't (1923) wvicon.gif
Words by: B. G De Sylva, Arthur Francis
Isn't It a Pity? (1932) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
The Life of a Rose (1923) wvicon.gif
Words by: B. G De Sylva
Love Is Sweeping the Country (1932) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
Cossack Love Song (1924) wvicon.gif
Co-Author: Herbert Stothart Words by: Otto Harbach, Oscar Hammerstein II
My Cousin in Milwaukee (1932) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
Fascinating Rhythm (1924) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
Of Thee I Sing (1932)
Words by: Ira Gershwin
Hang on to Me (1924) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
Who Cares? (1932)
Words by: Ira Gershwin
Little Jazz Bird (1924) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
Wintergreen For President (1932)
Words by: Ira Gershwin
The Man I Love (1924) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
Let 'em Eat Cake (1933) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
Night Time in Araby (1924) wvicon.gif
Words by: B. G De Sylva
Mine (1933)
Words by: Ira Gershwin
Oh, Lady Be Good! (1924) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
Bess You Is My Woman (1935) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin, Edward Heyman
Rhapsody in Blue (1924) wvicon.gif
I Got Plenty O' Nuttin' (1935) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin, Du Bose Heyward
Somebody Loves Me (1924) wvicon.gif
Words by: B.G. De Sylva, Ballard MacDonald
I Loves You Porgy (1935) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin, DuBose Heyward
Someone Believes in You (1924)
Words by: Ira Gershwin
It Ain't Necessarily So (1935) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
Virginia (1924)
Words by: Ira Gershwin
Oh Bess, Oh Where's My Bess (1935) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
So Am I (1925) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
Summertime (1935) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin, DuBose Heyward
Sweet and Low Down (1925) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
By Strauss (1936) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
When Do We Dance? (1925) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
King of Swing (1936) wvicon.gif
Words by: Al Stillman
You Are You (1925) wvicon.gif
Co-Author: Herbert Stothart Words by: Oscar Hammerstein, Otto Harbach
A Foggy Day (1937) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
Clap Yo' Hands (1926) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
I Can't Be Bothered Now (1937) wvicon.gif
Do - Do - Do (1926) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
I've Got Beginner's Luck (1937) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
Fidgety Feet (1926) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
Let's Call the Whole Thing Off (1937) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
Lady Luck (1926)
Words by: Ira Gershwin
Nice Work if You Can Get It (1937) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
Looking For a Boy (1926)
Words by: Ira Gershwin
Shall We Dance? (1937)
Words by: Ira Gershwin
Maybe (1926)
Words by: Ira Gershwin
Slap That Bass (1937)
Words by: Ira Gershwin
Oh, Kay (1926) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin, Howard Dietz
They All Laughed (1937)
Words by: Ira Gershwin
Someone to Watch Over Me (1926) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
They Can't Take That Away From Me (1937) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
Song of the Flame (1926) wvicon.gif
Words by: Herbert Stothart, Otto Harbach, Oscar Hammerstein II
Things Are Looking Up (1937)
Words by: Ira Gershwin
That Certain Feeling (1926)
Words by: Ira Gershwin
Dawn of a New Day (1938) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
The Babbitt and the Bromide (1927) wvicon.gif
I Was Doing All Right (1938)
Words by: Ira Gershwin
Funny Face (1927) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
Love Is Here to Stay (1938) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
He Loves and She Loves (1927) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
Love Walked In (1938) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
Heaven on Earth (1927) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin, Howard Dietz
Pussy (1938)
Let's Kiss and Make Up (1927) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
Spring Again (1938)
My One and Only (1927) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
Aren't You Kind of Glad We Did? (1946) wvicon.gif
S'wonderful (1927) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
For You, For Me, For Evermore (1946) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
The World Is Mine (1927) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
An American in Paris (1988) wvicon.gif
Yankee Doodle Rhythm (1927) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
Concerto in F (1988) wvicon.gif
Feeling I'm Falling (1928) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
Prelude II (1988) wvicon.gif
Got a Rainbow (1928) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
Second Rhapsody (1988) wvicon.gif
How Long Has This Been Going On? (1928)
Words by: Ira Gershwin, P.G. Wodehouse
Prelude III (?)
I Don't Think I'll Fall in Love Today (1928) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin
Promenade - Walk the Dog (?)
Oh Gee, Oh Joy (1928) wvicon.gif
Words by: Ira Gershwin, P.G. Wodehouse