Funny Face (Gershwin, George)
Since this work was first published after 1922 with the prescribed copyright notice, it is unlikely that this work is public domain in the USA. However, it is in the public domain in Canada (where IMSLP is hosted), the EU, and in those countries where the copyright term is life+70 years or less.
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Arrangements and Transcriptions
For Small Orchestra (Higgs)
For Piano solo (Higgs)
|Work Title||Funny Face|
|Movements/Sections||15 musical numbers in 2 acts
|First Performance||1927-11-22 in New York, Alvin Theatre|
|Copyright Information||Although purely instrumental selections and arrangements are permitted for this piece items|
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|Librettist||Ira Gershwin (1896–1983)|
|Composer Time Period||Early 20th century|
|Piece Style||Early 20th century|
|Instrumentation||Voices, chorus and orchestra|
|External Links||Wikipedia article|
|Extra Information||Originally composed for voices and piano, then orchestrated by others|
- Songs recorded by Gershwin himself at the piano (free transcriptions, not the ones in George Gershwin's Songbook)
- S'Wonderful & Funny Face
- Disc Recording, June 1928
- My One and Only
- Disc Recording, August 1928