His first teacher was Charles Hambitzer (d.1918) who introduced Gershwin to the classical piano repertoire ... Music was generally notated and this is a major difference between the production of popular music at the start of the 21st century and that written 100 years ago. If you buy the sheet music to a song by a contemporary artist, it is likely to have been transcribed from a recorded performance.
|Title||:||A Student's Guide to AS Performance Studies for the OCR Specification|
|Author||:||Alistair Conquer, John Pymm|
|Publisher||:||Rhinegold Publishing Ltd - 2004-08-01|