Cole albert porter (june 9, 1891 october 15, 1964) was an american composer and songwriter. Many of his songs became standards noted for their witty, urbane lyrics, and many of his scores found success on broadway and in film. Born to a wealthy family in indiana, porter defied his grandfathers wishes and took up music as a profession.
His mother gave him the middle name albert later in his life.
A song written by cole porter for his 1934 musical of the same name, set aboard an ocean liner. Many of the lyrics feature humorous references to various figures of scandal and gossip in.
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Cole porter (1891 1964) was an american composer and songwriter.
Cole albert porter (june 9, 1891 october 15, 1964) was an american composer and songwriter.
Cole porter was born june 9, 1891, at peru, indiana, the son of pharmacist samuel fenwick porter and kate cole. Kate cole married samuel porter in 1884 and had two children, louis and rachel, who both died in infancy.
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After a slow start, he began to achieve success in the 1920s, and by the 1930s he was one of the major songwriters for the broadway musical stage. Unlike many successful broadway composers, porter wrote the lyrics as well as the music for his songs. After a serious horseback riding accident in 1937, porter was left disabled and in constant pain, but he continued to work. His shows of the early 1940s did not contain the lasting hits of his best work of the 1920s and 1930s, but in 1948 he made a triumphant comeback with his most successful musical, kiss me, kate.
The letters of cole porter amounts to the last word on porter, a work as disjointed and delightful as any of porters unforgettable songs. --david kirby, washington post porters ghost could not ask for better care than he has been given in the letters of cole porter.
Cole porter, in full cole albert porter, (born june 9, 1891, peru, indiana, u. Died october 15, 1964, santa monica, california), american composer and lyricist who brought a worldly élan to the american musical and who embodied in his life the sophistication of his songs.
tracklist01- the physician - gertrude lawrence02- anything goes - cole porter03- billie holiday - lets do it04- ambrose - ive got you on my mind05- billie.