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 1973

Schwartz, Charles
Gershwin, his life and music
Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill Co., c1973, 428 p.



The above bibliography has 27 items with author last name starting "B"


 1947

Biancolli, Louis
Bagar, Robert C.
The Concert Companion.
New York/London: McGraw-Hill, 1947.273-8.

Number of People : 1


 1965

Baskerville, David
Jazz Influence on Art Music to Mid-Century.
UCLA. 1965. Ph.D.
       XXVI/8 (Feb 1966), 4710
  - Microfilm: 65-15, 175
       Note: Contains a chapter on Porgy and Bess.

Number of People : 1


 undated

Bauer, Marion
The Gershwin Touch

Number of People : 1


 1970

Becker, Wolfgang
Da Berlino
Nuova Revista Musicale Italiana (Mar-Apr 1970), 34-4.
       Note: A review of a Berlin performance of Porgy and Bess.

Number of People : 1


 1929

Behrman, Samuel Nathaniel
Troubadour
The New Yorker (May 25, 1929), 27-29.
       Note: Also in: Merle Armitage, ed, George Gershwin. NY: Longmans, Green, 1938; 211-8.

Number of People : 1


 1972

Behrman, Samuel Nathaniel
People in a Diary : a Memoir
Boston; Little, Brown, 1972; 239-58.
       Note: Gershwin's terminal illness is discussed with great insight.

Number of People : 1


 1953

Bellerby, L.
Second Thoughts on Porgy and Bess
Jazz Journal (Jan 1953), 6.

Number of People : 1


 1957

Bellows, George Kent
Howard, John Tasker
George Gershwin Symbolizes the Growth of Jazz
A Short History of Music in America NY: Thomas Y. Crowell, 1957; 246-50, Passim.

Number of People : 1


 1943

Bernbach, Graham
Ewen, David
The Story of George Gershwin
Illustrated by Graham Bernbach.
New York: Henry Holt, 1943. 211 p.

Number of People : 1


 1955

Bernstein, Leonard
A Nice Gershwin Tune
The Atlantic Monthly (Apr 1955), 39-42.

Number of People : 1


 1959

Bernstein, Leonard
The joy of Music
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1959.
       Note: Bernstein's "A Nice Gershwin Tune" is reprinted here.

Number of People : 1


 1947

Biancolli, Louis
Bagar, Robert C.
The Concert Companion.
New York/London: McGraw-Hill, 1947.273-8.

Number of People : 1


 1953

Wodehouse, Pelham Grenville
Bolton, Guy R.
Bring on the Girls!
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1953.

Number of People : 1


 1929

Bonner, Eugene
George Gershwin's Latest
The Outlook and Independent (Jan 2, 1929), 34.
       Note: About An American in Paris.

Number of People : 1


 1965

Bookspan, Martin
The Basic Repertoire : Gershwin's an American in Paris
HiFi/Stereo Review (May 1965), 39-40.

Number of People : 1


 1968

Bookspan, Martin
The Basic Repertoire : Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue
HiFi/Stereo Review (Feb 1968), 55-6.

Number of People : 1


 1952

Borneman, Ernest
Second Thoughts on Some Musical Sacrilege
Melody Maker (Nov 1, 1952), 8.
       Note: Criticism of Porgy and Bess.

Number of People : 1


 1938

Botkin, Henry
Painter and Collector
       Note: Botkin discusses Gershwin's talents as a painter and art collector.

p. 137-143 In:
Armitage, Merle (editor)
George Gershwin.
New York: Longmans, Green, 1938.
       Note: A collection of 38 articles by friends and colleagues of Gershwin.

Number of People : 1


 1953

Bourgeois, Jacques
Un disque d'extraits de Porgy and Bess
Disques (Feb-Mar 1953), 127.
       Note: Record review of Porgy and Bess.

Number of People : 1


 1952

Bracker, Milton
"Of Thee I Sing" in Modern Dress
The New York Times (May 4, 1952), Sec II, 1, 3.

Number of People : 1


 1953

Braggiotti, Mario
Gershwin is Here to Stay
Etude (Feb 1953), 14, 63.
       Note: Includes discussion of his works.

Number of People : 1


 1943

Brazelton, Julian
Swift, Kay
Who could ask for anything more
Illustrated by Julian Brazelton.
New York:Simon & Schuster, 1943.

Number of People : 1


 1948

Briggs, John
George Gershwin : a Reappraisal
Tomorrow (July 1948), 20-4.

Number of People : 1


 1927

Buchanan, Charles L.
Gershwin and Musical Snobbery
The Outlook (Feb 2, 1927), 146-8.

Number of People : 1


 1953

Burke, Georgia
The Porgy and Bess Story, 1952-53
Equity (May 1953), 13-5.

Number of People : 1


 1952

Burton, Jack
The Blue Book of Broadway Musicals.
Watkins Glen, NY: Century House, 1952.
       Note: Gershwin's scores are cited as follows: 110, 179-82, 249-50, 306.

Number of People : 1


 1953

Burton, Jack
The Blue Book of Hollywood Musicals : Songs from the Sound Tracks and the Stars Who Sang Them Since the Birth of the Talkies a Quarter-Century Ago.
Watkins Glen, NY: Century House, 1953.

Number of People : 1



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