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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: Letters to Mabel Schirmer (1936–1937)

George Gershwin: Letters to Mabel Schirmer (1936–1937)

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65 George Gershwin: Letters to Mabel Schirmer (1936–1937)
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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/9780195327113.003.0065

This chapter presents the text of George Gershwin's letters to his friend Mabel Schirmer from September 1936 to April 1937. Unlike the matter-of-fact tone of his 1928 letter to Schirmer, these letters reveal more of Gershwin as he details both his activities and his inner feelings during the last months of his life. He told Schirmer about his new life in California and his thoughts about his musical career.

Keywords:   George Gershwin, Mabel Schirmer, letters, correspondence, California, musical career

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