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The George Gershwin Reader$
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Robert Wyatt and John Andrew Johnson

Print publication date: 2007

Print ISBN-13: 9780195327113

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: October 2011

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195327113.001.0001

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George Gershwin: Letter to Rose Gershwin (June or July 1932)

George Gershwin: Letter to Rose Gershwin (June or July 1932)

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48 George Gershwin: Letter to Rose Gershwin (June or July 1932)
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The George Gershwin Reader
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Robert Wyatt

John Andrew Johnson

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195327113.003.0048

This chapter presents the text of George Gershwin's letter to his mother Rose Gershwin dated June or July 1932. In this letter, Gershwin informed his mother about his trip to the Augustus and told her he would be coming back home to New York in about two weeks. This chapter suggests that the matter-of-fact tone of this letter contrasts with the warm closing salutation in his later letters to his mother.

Keywords:   George Gershwin, Rose Gershwin, letters, correspondence, mother and son

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