George Gershwin (1898-1937) was an American composer and pianist. His compositions spanned both popular and classical genres, and his most popular melodies are widely known. He began his career as a song plugger, but soon after, he began to compose Broadway theatre works with his brother Ira Gershwin and Buddy DeSylva.
Dear Gene Kelly, Our love IS here to stay. I got rhythm, I got music, I got my man Who could ask for anything more? I've got daisies in green pastures I've got my man Who could ask for anything more? George Gershwin and Ira Gershwin, American in Paris (1951)
Ella Fitzgerald "Someone to Watch Over Me" One of the greatest American songs performed by one of America's greatest singers,"Someone to Watch Over Me," written in 1926 by George and Ira Gershwin was recorded by Ella Fitzgerald for her 1959 Verve album Ella Fitzgerald Sings the George and Ira Gershwin Songbook , arranged and conducted by Nelson Riddle, and available on CD. This sound recording is administered by Kontor New Media, Made in Etaly & UMG.