Who is Irving Berlin?

  • (noun): United States songwriter (born in Russia) who wrote more than 1500 songs and several musical comedies (1888-1989).
    Synonyms: Berlin, Israel Baline

Irving Berlin

Irving Berlin (May 11, 1888 – September 22, 1989) was a Russian-born American composer and lyricist, widely considered one of the greatest songwriters in American history. He published his first song, "Marie from Sunny Italy", in 1907 and had his first major international hit, "Alexander's Ragtime Band" in 1911.

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Sarah Vaughan And Billy Eckstine Sing The Best Of Irving Berlin
... Sarah Vaughan and Billy Eckstine Sing the Best of Irving Berlin is a 1957 studio album featuring Billy Eckstine and Sarah Vaughan, and the songs of Irving Berlin. ...
Lady Day: The Complete Billie Holiday On Columbia 1933–1944 - Track Listing - Disc Two
3431 1937 I've Got My Love to Keep Me Warm Irving Berlin 255 14. 1/25/37 Brunswick 1937 ... He Ain't Got Rhythm Irving Berlin 249 17. 1/25/37 Brunswick 1937 ... This Year's Kisses Irving Berlin 308 18 ...
List Of Edison Blue Amberol Records: Popular Series - Edison Blue Amberols 3500-4499
... Irving Berlin) Billy Murray 3649 Ja-Da (w.m ... Moonlight Trio 3702 Don't Cry, Little Girl, Don't Cry Irving Kaufman 3704 Madelon (w ... John Mears, Harry Tierney, Joseph McCarthy) Irving Kaufman 3725 In the Land of Beginning Again (w ...
List Of Songs Written By Irving Berlin
... This article is a list of songs written by Irving Berlin ... as to the number of songs actually written by Berlin, but a 2001 article in TIME put the figure at around 1,250 ... According to the New York Public Library, whose Irving Berlin collection comprises 550 non-commercial recordings radio broadcasts, live performances, and private recordings, he ...
Let's Take An Old-Fashioned Walk (Irving Berlin Song)
... an Old-Fashioned Walk" is a popular song written by Irving Berlin and published in 1949 ... Irving Berlin songs "Alexander's Ragtime Band" "All Alone" "All by Myself" "Always" "Any Bonds Today?" "Anything You Can Do (I Can Do Better)" "The Best Thing for You (Would Be Me)" "Blue Skies" "Change Partners ...

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    Heaven, I’m in heaven
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    Irving Berlin (1888–1989)

    They can play a bugle call like you never heard before,
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    The great British Library—an immense collection of volumes of all ages and languages, many of which are now forgotten, and most of which are seldom read: one of these sequestered pools of obsolete literature to which modern authors repair, and draw buckets full of classic lore, or “pure English, undefiled” wherewith to swell their own scanty rills of thought.
    —Washington Irving (1783–1859)