Documentations Jazz et Broadway

Histoire de la musique

Les compositeurs de la musique populaire Américaine


JEROME KERN 1885, New York - 1945, New York
Shows: Show Boat 1927, Music In The Air 1932
Films: Swing Time, Roberta 1935
Songs: The Song Is You, Smoke Gets In Your Eyes, Yesterdays, All The Things You Are, The Way You Look Tonight, A Fine Romance, Ol' Man River
Textes: Oscar Hammerstein II, Dorothy Fields, Leo Robin

IRVING BERLIN (Israel Baline) 1888, Temun (Siberia), 1989, New York
Shows: Thousand cheers 1933, Top Hat 1935, Annie Get Your Gun 1946
Film: Holliday Inn 1942
Songs: White Christmas, Cheek to Cheek, No Strings, Easter Parade, Heat Wave, How Deep Is The Ocean, A Couple Of Swells, No Strings, Blue Skies, God Bless America (2ème hymne américain)
Musique et textes

COLE PORTER 1891, Peru (Indianna) - 1964, Santa Monica
Shows: Gay Divorce 1932, Anything Goes 1934, Kiss Me Kate 1948, Can Can 1953
Songs: What Is This Thing Called Love, Night and Day, I've Got You Under My Skin, What Is This Thing Called Love, Easy To Love, I Love You, All Of You, I Get A Kick Out Of You, Begin The Beguine, I Love Paris
Musique et textes

GEORGE GERSHWIN 1898, New York - 1937, Berverly Hills
Shows: Lady be good 1924, Oh Kay, Show girl, Of Thee I sing, Girl Crazy, Porgy and Bess (Folk opera)1935
Films: Shall We Dance, Damsel In Distress
Songs: Lady Be Good, Fascinating Rhythm, Someone To Watch Over Me, Liza, I Got Rhythm, But Not For Me, Embraceable You, It Ain't Necesseraly So, I Got Plenty Of Nuttin', Summertime, They Can't Take That Away From Me, Nice Work If You Can Get It, A Foggy Day, Love Is Here To Stay, Somebody Loves Me, They All Laughed …
Textes: Ira Gershwin

RICHARD RODGERS 1902, Long Island - 1979, New York
Shows: Babes in Arms 1937, Oklahoma 1943, Carousel 1945, South Pacific 1949
Film: The Sound Of Music 1959
Songs: Where Or When, My Funny Valentine, The Lady Is A Tramp, Isn't It Romantic, Blue Moon, Lover, My Romance, My Favourite Things, Have You Met Miss Jones, This Can't Be Love
Textes: Lorentz Hart, Oscar Hammerstein


WALTER DONALDSON 1893, Brooklyn - 1947, Santa Monica
Songs: My Blue Heaven, Makin' Whoopee!, Love Me Or Leave Me, My Baby Just Cares For Me, Yes Sir! That's My Baby
Textes: Gus Kahn, Harold Adamson, lui même et autres

JIMMY McHUGH 1894, Boston - 1969, Beverly Hills
Songs: I Can't Give You Anything But Love, On The Sunny Side Of The Street, Exactly Like You, Don't Blame Me, I'm In The Mood For Love
Textes: Dorothy Fields, Al Dubin, Harold Adamson

VINCENT YOUMANS 1898, New York - 1946, Denver
Shows: No, No Nanette 1924, Hit the Deck 1927
Film: Flying Down to Rio 1933
Songs: Tea For Two, More Than You Know, Carioca
Textes: Irving Caesar, William Rose …

HOAGY CARMICHAEL 1899, Bloomington (Indiana), 1981, Palm Spring
Songs: Stardust, Georgia On My Mind, Heart And Soul, The Nearest Of You, Skylark
Textes: Johnny Mercer, Franck Loesser, Ned Washington …

VICTOR YOUNG 1900, Chicago - 1956, Palm Spring
Songs: Stella By Starlight, My Foolish Heart, When I Fall In Love, Love Letters
Textes: Ned Washington, Edward Heyman …

VERNON DUKE 1903, Russia - 1969, Santa Monica
Songs: April In Paris, Autumn In New-York, I Can't Get Started, Taking A Chance On Love
Textes: Yip Harburg, Ira Gershwin, lui même …
Compose également pour le concert symphonique sous son nom russe Vladimir Dukelsky

HAROLD ARLEN 1905, Buffalo (NY), 1986, New York
Revues Harlem Cotton Club 1930
Films: The Wizard Of Oz 30', Blues In The Night 50', A Star Is Born 1954
Songs: Over the Rainbow, Between The Devil And The Deep Blue See, Stormy Weather, It's Only a Paper Moon, I've Got The World On A String, Over The Rainbow, That Old Black Magic, The Man That Got Away
Textes: Ira Gershwin, Dorothy Fields, Leo Robin

JOHNNY GREEN 1908, New York - 1989, Beverly Hills
Songs: Body & Soul, Out Of Nowhere, I Cover The Waterfront
Textes: Edward Heyman, Leo Robin, Harold Adamson …

JIMMY VAN HEUSEN 1913, Syracuse - 1990, Rancho Mirage (CA)
Songs: Darn That Dream, Call Me Irresponsible, But Beautiful, Here That Rainy Day, Like Someone in Love
Textes: Johnny Burke, Sammy Cahn, Eddie De Lange ...


HARRY WARREN 1893, New York - 1981, Los Angeles
Film: 42nd street 1933 + 20 musiques de films
Songs: September In The Rain, There Never Will Be Another You, The More I See You, I Wish I Knew, Your my Everything, At Last
Textes: Al Dubin, Johnny Mercer …

KURT WEIL 1900, Dessau, Germany - 1950, New York
Opéra: Mahagonny, The Threepenny composé en allemagne avec Bertold Brecht - emmigre aux USA en 1935.
Songs: Mack The Knife, September Song, My Ship, Speak Low - Textes: Ira Gershwin

ARTUR SCHWARZ 1900, New York - 1984, New York
Songs: What A Wonderfull World, Dancing In The Dark, Alone Together
Textes: Leo Robin, Dorothy Fields …

FREDERICK LOEWE 1901, Vienne (Autriche) - 1988, Palm Spring
Shows: My Fair Lady, Gigi

SAMMY FAIN 1902, New York - 1989, New York
Songs: When I Take My Sugar To Tea, Secret Love, Love Is A Many Spendored Thing, Tender In The Night
Films: Alice in Wonderland, Peter Pan

JULE STYNE 1905, London - 1994, New York
Songs: Let It Snow, The Party Is Over …

JOHNNY MERCER 1909, Savannah - 1976, Los Angeles
Écrit les texte de plus de 1000 songs
Songs: Moon River 1961(de Breakfast at Tiffany's), Days Of Wine & Roses 1962
40': Tangerine, I Remember You, That Old Black Magic

FRANK LOESSER 1910, New York - 1969, New York
Show: Guys and Dolls
Songs: On A Slow Boat To China, If I were A Bell


DUKE ELLINGTON 1899, Washington DC - 1974, New York
Songs: Sophisticated Lady, In A Sentimental Mood, Prelude To A Kiss, I Got It Bad, Don't Get Around Much Any More, Satin Doll, It Don't Mean A Thing, Do Nothing 'Till You Hear From Me ...

FATS WALLER 1904, New York - 1943, Kansas City
Songs: Squeeze Me, Ain't Misbehavin', Honeysuckle Rose, Keepin' Out Of Mischief Now, Handful Of Keys ...
Textes: Andy Razaf ...

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