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The Resource "On my way" : the untold story of Rouben Mamoulian, George Gershwin, and Porgy and Bess, Joseph Horowitz

"On my way" : the untold story of Rouben Mamoulian, George Gershwin, and Porgy and Bess, Joseph Horowitz

Label
"On my way" : the untold story of Rouben Mamoulian, George Gershwin, and Porgy and Bess
Title
"On my way"
Title remainder
the untold story of Rouben Mamoulian, George Gershwin, and Porgy and Bess
Statement of responsibility
Joseph Horowitz
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A former New York Times music critic and award-winning author describes the contributions of the stage and film master director to Gershwin's classic American folk opera that originally premiered in 1935
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Horowitz, Joseph
Dewey number
782.1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
LC call number
ML410.G288
LC item number
H67 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gershwin, George
  • Heyward, DuBose
  • Mamoulian, Rouben
Label
"On my way" : the untold story of Rouben Mamoulian, George Gershwin, and Porgy and Bess, Joseph Horowitz
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bar code
  • 31223106508386
  • 31223106508394
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Prologue. Mamoulian, Gershwin, and cultural fluidity -- Enter Porgy -- Experiments in musical theater -- Porgy and Bess -- Porgy and Bess and Hollywood --
  • Appendices. A. Porgy : "Symphony of noises" by Rouben Mamoulian -- B. Synopsis of Porgy and Bess -- C. Four versions of the ending. Dubose Heyward's novella Porgy (1925) ; The published script for Porgy, by DuBose and Dorothy Heyward (1927) ; Porgy script as amended in Rouben Mamoulian's hand (1927) ; Porgy and Bess (1935) by George Gershwin (music), Dubose Heyward (libretto), and Heyward with Ira Gershwin (lyrics)
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 282 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780393240139
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013013748
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles, portraits
System control number
  • 811599500
  • (OCoLC)811599500
Label
"On my way" : the untold story of Rouben Mamoulian, George Gershwin, and Porgy and Bess, Joseph Horowitz
Publication
Copyright
Bar code
  • 31223106508386
  • 31223106508394
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Prologue. Mamoulian, Gershwin, and cultural fluidity -- Enter Porgy -- Experiments in musical theater -- Porgy and Bess -- Porgy and Bess and Hollywood --
  • Appendices. A. Porgy : "Symphony of noises" by Rouben Mamoulian -- B. Synopsis of Porgy and Bess -- C. Four versions of the ending. Dubose Heyward's novella Porgy (1925) ; The published script for Porgy, by DuBose and Dorothy Heyward (1927) ; Porgy script as amended in Rouben Mamoulian's hand (1927) ; Porgy and Bess (1935) by George Gershwin (music), Dubose Heyward (libretto), and Heyward with Ira Gershwin (lyrics)
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 282 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780393240139
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013013748
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles, portraits
System control number
  • 811599500
  • (OCoLC)811599500

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