As part of your course you will be studying 'An American in Paris' by George Gershwin. We have listened to some music by Gershwin and American composers of the time. Now it's time to find out some more about Gershwin!
Briefly read about Gershwin's life. Here are two links to good biographies to get you started (you can use others though).
_Biography 1 (www.classical.net)
_Biography 2 (www.biography.com)
I would like you each to add THREE facts that you consider essential to help us understand Gershwin to this blog. I have started you off below!
If others have already posted, please check their posts before you submit so that there is no repetition.