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Fascinatin' Rhythm: George and Buddy - Before Ira, 04/07/18

Apr 1, 2018

George Gershwin and Buddy DeSylva

Episode # 1814

Ira Gershwin was the oldest brother but George established himself earlier. His first important collaboration was with B.G. DeSylva, known as Buddy. When George began to work with Ira, Buddy moved on to his most important collaboration—with Ray Henderson and Lew Brown.