Oh, Kay! (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.
George Gershwin (piano)
New York: Columbia - VivaTonal, 809-D, 810-D, 811-D, 812-D. 1926.
Not to be confused with the short transcriptions form George Gershwin's Songbook.
Arrangements and Transcriptions
Someone to Watch over Me (No.5)
For Piano Solo (Downer)
Jacob Logan Downer
Pour une femme en rouge écarlate qui ces derniers temps a été hante mes rêves
|Work Title||Oh, Kay!|
|Movements/Sections||15 musical numbers in 2 acts
|Year/Date of Composition||1926|
|First Performance||1926-11-08 in New York, Imperial Theatre|
|Copyright Information||Although purely instrumental selections and arrangements are permitted for this piece items|
containing any text by the author(s) listed below cannot be added to the main server until
January 1, 2034. Items with text first published before 1923 or otherwise confirmed as public domain
in the United States can be uploaded to the USA server only.
|Librettist||Ira Gershwin (1896-1983), lyrics|
Guy Bolton (1884-1979) and P.G. Wodehouse (1881-1975), scenario
|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|