MARCH COMPOSER OF THE MONTH
Friday, March 6, 2020 by Christy Marsteller | Uncategorized
A bit about Irving:
Irving was born in Russia and moved to the United States at the age of 5. He was an amazing songwriter who became famous for his Broadway musicals and fun jazzy songs. His musical career began as a teen when he worked as a street singer. Some of his most famous songs are: White Christmas, Annie Get Your Gun, God Bless America, Always, and Puttin on the Ritz.
Meet Irving and see his very unique transcribing keyboard:
Irving and transcribing keyboard
And listen to "Puttin on the Ritz here!
PUTTIN ON THE RITZ