TITLE

Theory and practice in Porgy and Bess: The Gershwin-Schillinger connection

AUTHOR(S)
Nauert, Paul
PUB. DATE
March 1994
SOURCE
Musical Quarterly;Spring94, Vol. 78 Issue 1, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Explores the influence of Joseph Schillinger as teacher upon George Gershwin's work on the musical `Porgy and Bess.' Schillinger's teaching materials; Gershwin's musical education and career; Circumstances of Gershwin's work with Schillinger; Analysis of passages in Porgy and Bess with reference to `The Schillinger System of Musical Composition.'
ACCESSION #
9406281462

 

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