Jerome Kern

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United States composer of musical comedies (1885-1945)

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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?
In 1927, the musical play ''Show Boat,'' with music by Jerome Kern and libretto by Oscar Hammerstein II, opened at the Ziegfeld Theater in New York.
Ava Gardner played the part of Julie LaVerne in the 1951 film, which was based on the stage musical by Jerome Kern and Oscar Hammerstein.
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.
"Here in Denver, the classical music audience has been flat or slightly declining for a long time," said CEO Jerome Kern. "That impacts contributions.
1959 The Platters - Smoke Gets In Your Eyes THIS show tune was written by American composer Jerome Kern and lyricist Otto Harbach for their 1933 musical Roberta.
The last time I boarded the Cotton Blossom--Edna Ferber's fictional Mississippi River steamer, as immortalized by Jerome Kern and Oscar Hammerstein II in their 1927 Show Boat--it was a sluggish, noisy behemoth that landed not a second too soon.
Wodehouse's Broadway musicals, written with Jerome Kern, would alone have sealed his fame.
The concert is billed as music for a spring evening and will feature Irish folk songs, a Hebridean traditional love song, items from John Wilbye's 16th century madrigals plus work by Jerome Kern, Bruckner and Byrd.
LaBrecque says, "The golden age of musical theater was a time when you had all these wonderful songwriters like Jerome Kern, George Gershwin, Harold Arlen, Cole Porter, Irving Berlin and Frank Loesser crafting wonderful songs inspired by storytelling.
The first programme began at 8pm with Newsreel, a round up of the news of the day, followed at 8.15pm with Songs From Sally - presumably the Jerome Kern musical.
Early winners were Dan Zanes' Night Owl, which is often sung asa children's song, and Jerome Kern's All the Things You Are, which certainly neared Stigers' description of it as 'one of the most beautiful love songs ever written'.
The Goodspeed Musicals production of Show Boat, with music by Jerome Kern and book and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II, ran July 1-Sept.
Withmusic from Cole Porter, Jerome Kern,GeorgeGershwin and IrvingBerlin the evening includes classic hits such as Let's Face The Music And Dance, Steppin' OutWith My Baby and Strike Up The Band.