The Great American Composers: George & Ira Gershwin

Irving Berlin
Irving Berlin (May 11, 1888 – September 22, 1989) was a Russian-born American composer and lyricist, widely considered one of the greatest songwriters in American history. He published his first song, "Marie from Sunny Italy", in 1907 and had his first major international hit, "Alexander's Ragtime … more »
11Strike Up the Band, song (from Strike Up The Band; both versions)2:28 
12'S Wonderful, song (from Funny Face, musical)3:00 
13Fascinatin' Rhythm / I Got Rhythm3:30 
14Isn't It a Pity?, song (from Pardon My English, musical)3:10 
15They All Laughed, song (from Shall We Dance?, film)3:15 
16Let's Call the Whole Thing Off, song (from Shall We Dance?, film)2:51 
17Oh, Lady Be Good, song (from Lady, Be Good!, musical)2:29 
18Somebody Loves Me, song (from George White's Scandals of 1924, revue)2:57 
19Dear Little Girl2:26 
110A Foggy Day (in London Town), song (from A Damsel in Distress, film)2:58 
111Nice Work If You Can Get It, song (from A Damsel in Distress, film)4:56 
112Looking for a Boy, song (from Tip-Toes, musical)2:48 
113Our Love Is Here to Stay, song (from The Goldwyn Follies, film)2:49 
114I'll Build a Stairway to Paradise, song (from George White's Scandals o3:07 
115Promenade, for piano or orchestra (arrangement of "Walking the Dog" fro3:12 
116Slap That Bass, song (from Shall We Dance?, film)2:55 
117Boy! What Love Has Done To Me2:46 
118Love Is Sweeping the Country, song (from Of Thee I Sing, musical)3:28 
119Someone to Watch Over Me, song (from Oh, Kay!, musical)2:30 
120Swanee, song (for Capital Revue, by various composers)2:44 
121The Man I Love, song (from Strike Up the Band, 1st version; orig. composed2:04 
223Who Cares?, song (from Of Thee I Sing, musical)3:38 
224Summertime, song (from Porgy and Bess, opera)2:58 
225I Can't Be Bothered Now2:17 
226Bidin' My Time, song (from Girl Crazy, musical)3:16 
227I've Got a Crush on You, song (from Treasure Girl and Strike up the Ban3:27 
228Clap Yo' Hands, song (from Oh, Kay!, musical)2:51 
229Embraceable You, song (from Girl Crazy, musical)2:29 
230Love Walked In, song (from the The Goldwyn Follies, film)3:21 
231They Can't Take That Away from Me, song (from Shall We Dance?, film)2:07 
232Sweet and Low-Down, song (from Tip-Toes, musical)2:24 
233Shall We Dance?, song (from Shall We Dance?, film)2:36 
234Things Are Looking Up, song (from film A Damsel in Distress)2:15 
235But Not for Me, song (from Girl Crazy, musical)3:33 
236Sam And Delilah2:27 
237Do It Again!, song (interpolated into The French Doll)3:11 
238Soon, song (from Strike Up the Band, musical)2:33 
239Hi Ho!, song (composed for Shall We Dance, but not used)2:27 
240It Ain't Necessarily So3:09 
241How Long Has This Been Going On?, song (from Rosalie, musical)3:32 
242Of Thee I Sing, song (from Of Thee I Sing, musical)2:23