George Gershwin’s “Isn’t It A Pity?” was originally released in the George and Ira Gershwin mixtape, George Gershwin’s Songs . Lyrically, George is discussing a platonic relationship that he had with a woman whom he loved dearly. George knew that she wished for no physical relations, though George wished to have them. George ponders if their love was a sin, and says that he believes it would be better for couples to live together before marriage… or at least have one night stands so they’d understand each other more.
George Gershwin – I Got Plenty O Nuttin Piano Sheet Music George Gershwin’s “I Got Plenty o’ Nuttin’” was featured in Porgy and Bess, a George and Ira Gershwin musical which debuted on Broadway in 1935. The song is sung by the protagonist of George and Ira Gershwin’s opera, Porgy. The song is significant because