Jerome Kern


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Noun1.Jerome Kern - United States composer of musical comedies (1885-1945)Jerome Kern - United States composer of musical comedies (1885-1945)
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The programme includes Marietta's Lied, songs by Gershwin and Jerome Kern, as well as Haydn Piano Trio XV:29 and the epic chamber music masterpiece Brahms Piano Quintet.
1885: Jerome Kern, US composer regarded as the father of the modern musical, was born in New York.
1927: Broadway staged the first performance of Show Boat by Jerome Kern, at the Ziegfeld Theatre.
The Jerome Kern song Can't Help Lovin' That Man was the perfect solo vehicle for Dearman but the mix of soloist, chorus and orchestra was never bettered than in On the Atchison, Topeka and the Santa Fe from The Harvey Girls, the 1946 film starring Judy Garland.
To a Wild Rose, "the famous Brahms A-flat major Waltz and a Gymnopedie by Satie alongside Irving Berlin's "Easter Parade, " songs by Hoagie Carmichael, Jerome Kern, Elton John, John Lennon, Duke Ellington, Sonny Rollins, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Yiruma, and then "Great Balls of Eire" "The Water is Wide " AND "Solid Colors " by Liz Story; well it is tantalizing.
It describes the artistic, business, and social forces that created new ideas and trends from ancient Greece to Broadway, including discussion of key shows and individuals, such as Gilbert and Sullivan, The Merry Widow, Jerome Kern, Al Jolson, Show Boat, Rodgers and Hammerstein, My Fair Lady, Ethel Merman, and Stephen Sondheim.
A Richard Rodgers B Irving Berlin C Jerome Kern D George Gershwin QUESTION 13 - for 13 points: Who created the comic strip character Barry McKenzie?
Expect an exhilarating mix by master tunesmiths Irving Berlin, Harold Arlen, Jerome Kern, Dorothy Fields, Duke Ellington and more.
The stage musical may have its roots in nineteenth century operetta, but Broadway composers like Jerome Kern and poets--also known as lyricists--like Oscar Hammerstein created a new type of musical theatre--sometimes (and often erroneously) labeled "musical comedy.
For something more timeless and enduring, you can't go wrong with Tony Bennett's latest recording triumph, The Silver Lining: The Songs of Jerome Kern, where the 89-year-old legendary crooner teams up with jazz pianist Bill Charlap.
Where are the wordsmiths of a long gone golden age, such as Cole Porter, the Gershwins, Jerome Kern and Sammy Cahn to mention just a few?
Show Boat Birmingham Hippodrome WITH lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein and music by Jerome Kern, Showboat was the first musical to combine a traditional tale of love found and love betrayed with the more serious themes of miscegenation, drunkenness and gambling.