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Finale Ultimo - George & Ira Gershwin - Of Thee I Sing / Let Em Eat Cake (CD)

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  2. Strike Up the Band is a musical with a book by Morrie Ryskind, lyrics by Ira Gershwin and music by George bobscompthekusineticconfransrolltorre.co ran in Philadelphia that year, unsuccessfully, and on Broadway in after the original book by George S. Kaufman was revised. The story satirizes America's taste for war: America declares war on Switzerland over a trivial trade issue.

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  3. Discover releases, reviews, track listings, recommendations, and more about George & Ira Gershwin - Maureen McGovern, Larry Kert, Jack Gilford, Michael Tilson Thomas - Of Thee I Sing / Let 'Em Eat Cake at Discogs. Complete your George & Ira Gershwin - Maureen McGovern, Larry Kert, Jack Gilford, Michael Tilson Thomas collection/5(4).

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  4. Of Thee I Sing was probably the most sophisticated musical of its time, the first to win a Pulitzer (George Gershwin was the only one of its creators excluded by the committee, the jerks). Furthermore, as wonderful as Of Thee I Sing is, Let 'Em Eat Cake surpasses it, at least musically. This shouldn't surprise us, because Gershwin learned fast.

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  5. OCLC Number: Notes: Program notes and synopsis (4 p.)--in English, German and French laid in container. Contents (cont.): Let 'em eat cake: Overture; Tweedledee for President; Union Square; Store scene (Shirts by the millions, Comes the revolution, Mine, Climb up the social ladder); The union league; On and on and on; Finale act I (Introduction, I've brushed my teeth; The General's.

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  6. With their trilogy of political satires — STRIKE UP THE BAND, the Pulitzer Prize-winning OF THEE I SING, and its sequel, LET ’EM EAT CAKE (all three written with playwrights George S. Kaufman and Morrie Ryskind) – they helped raise popular musical theatre to a new level of sophistication.

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  7. Ella Fitzgerald Sings the George and Ira Gershwin Song Book is a box set by American jazz singer Ella Fitzgerald that contains songs by George and Ira Gershwin with arrangements by Nelson bobscompthekusineticconfransrolltorre.co-nine songs were recorded in the span of eight months in Fitzgerald's recording of "But Not for Me" won the Grammy Award for Best Vocal Performance, Female.

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  8. Inspiration. Current scholars herald Let 'Em Eat Cake as the third in a history-making political trilogy that began with Strike up the Band, followed by the first musical to win a Pulitzer Prize for drama, Of Thee I Sing. Let 'Em Eat Cake is inspired by current events of the time period in which it was written (the s), with its thinly veiled references to Hitler's Brown Shirts.

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  9. Let ’Em Eat Cake Music by GEORGE GERSHWIN Lyrics by IRA GERSHWIN Book by GEORGE S. KAUFMAN and MORRIE RYSKIND Concert Script Adaptation by Laurence Maslon MasterVoices Orchestra of St. Luke’s Ted Sperling, Conductor and Director PLEASE SWITCH OFF YOUR CELL PHONES AND OTHER ELECTRONIC DEVICES.

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