New Recording of Porgy and Bess Wins Grammy Award!
The Metropolitan Opera's highly acclaimed 3-CD set of The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess received the Grammy Award for Best Opera Recording at the recording industry's ceremony on March 14, 2021.
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George and Ira Gershwin will always be remembered as the songwriting team whose voice was synonymous with the sounds and style of the Jazz Age.

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An American in Paris

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Watch the Tony-Award winning Broadway musical from the comfort of your own home! Filmed in London, this production of An American in Paris stars its original Broadway leads, Robert Fairchild and Leanne Cope.

The Gershwins' Porgy & Bess

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Watch this staging of the classic American opera from the comfort of your living room! This San Francisco Opera production is directed by Francesca Zambello and stars Eric Owens and Laquita Mitchell.

A Gershwin Night

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Rhapsody in Blue + overtures & songs Orchestra e Coro dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia Wayne Marshall, conductor & piano Jeanine De Bique, soprano Simon Shibambu, baritone

Porgy and Bess: Celebrating a Classic

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Ryan Quigley's recreation & reorchestration of Russell Garcia's 1959 arrangements for Louis Armstrong & Ella Fitzgerald Stephen Bell, conductor Nicola Emmanuelle, vocalist Enrico Tomasso trumpet/vocalist with Ryan Quigley, trumpet; Nichol Thompson, trombone; Calum Gourlay, jazz bass; Guy Rickarby, drums; James Pearson, piano

Delishious – A Gershwin News Update

December 30, 2020

News from the world of George and Ira Gershwin. The Library of Congress recently announced the digitization of the original bound, handwritten manuscript of George Gershwin’s two-piano score of the Rhapsody in Blue that the…

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Delishious – A Gershwin News Update

November 30, 2020

We’re all missing the experience of live performance and we hope to see you again soon with the joyous music and lyrics of George and Ira Gershwin. In the meantime, please check out these online…

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Upcoming Online Gershwin Offerings

August 31, 2020

The Metropolitan Opera’s acclaimed production of The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess will be available to stream for two days over Labor Day weekend, September 4 and 5, 2020. Visit https://www.metopera.org/season/on-demand/opera/?upc=810004200944 for more details ***** And…

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Delishious — The Latest Gershwin

April 30, 2020

Some news from the world of George and Ira Gershwin. Until we can all safely return to our favorite theaters and concert stages, to hear once again in a live setting George’s concert works and…

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Delishious — The Latest Gershwin

February 29, 2020

Garth Brooks

News from the world of George and Ira Gershwin for the first two months of 2020: Singer and songwriter Garth Brooks (pictured) will receive the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song at a…

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Delishious — The Latest Gershwin

December 31, 2019

Some highlights in the world of George and Ira Gershwin for the last month of 2019: Let ‘Em Eat Cake, the Gershwins’ sequel to the Pulitzer Prize-winning satirical comedy Of Thee I Sing, received a…

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Delishious — The Latest Gershwin

November 21, 2019

The Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra’s disc Transatlantic (Fanfare Cincinnati), which includes the first recording of the critical edition of George Gershwin’s An American in Paris, was just nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Orchestral Performance….

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In Honor of George Gershwin’s 121st Birthday

September 26, 2019

The captivating new book Summertime: George Gershwin’s Life in Music (W. W. Norton; $39.95) is the culmination of nearly twenty years of research by Richard Crawford, Emeritus Professor of Musicology at the University of Michigan….

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Reflections on Dr. James Billington

November 29, 2018

On November 20, 2018, former Librarian of Congress Dr. James Billington passed away at a hospital in Washington, DC of complications from pneumonia. He was 89. Born in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, in 1929, Dr. Billington…

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An American in Paris on PBS!

October 30, 2018

PBS will air the “Live Capture” of the Tony Award-winning musical An American in Paris as part of its Broadway’s Best series this coming Friday, November 2. The film captures the London production of the…

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Gershwin Items At Auction in October

September 26, 2018

For anyone wishing to celebrate today’s 120th anniversary of George Gershwin’s birth with a purchase, Heritage Auctions has two fabulous items open for bids next month. On October 12, a highly-unusual Cecil Beaton photographic portrait…

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