World's Largest Sheet Music Selection


Summertime (George Gershwin)

Digital Sheet Music

By George Gershwin

Be the first! Write a Review

Piano Solo, Piano/Vocal/Chords - Intermediate - Digital Download
By George Gershwin. Arranged by Mario Stallbaumer. 3 pages. Published by Mario Stallbaumer (H0.633695-794010).

Item Number: H0.633695-794010

Here's how to play "Summertime" by George Gershwin on piano!

With this sheet music, you can play the famous jazz standard "Summertime" in a beautiful arrangement which is not too hard to play, and sounds fantastic.

The full melody is included in the piano part, so this arrangement makes for a wonderful instrumental (piano solo) version.
However, you can also use this sheet music to accompany a singer, or sing along yourself - the song's full lyrics and chords are included!

George Gershwin composed "Summertime" for his 1935 opera "Porgy and Bess".

It became one of his most famous compositions, and has been recorded by countless great artists such as Billie Holiday, Louis Armstrong, Janis Joplin and Billy Stewart.

Now you can play "Summertime" on piano, too!

Here are the full lyrics to George Gershwin's "Summertime":

Summertime, an' the livin' is easy
Fish are jumpin' an' the cotton is high.
Oh, yo' daddy's rich and yo' ma is good-lookin'
So hush, little baby, don' you cry.

One of these mornin's you goin' to rise up singin'
Then you'll spread yo' wings an' you'll take the sky.
But till that mornin', there's a nothin' can harm you
With Daddy an' Mammy standin' by.

About SMP Press

This product was created by a member of SMP Press, our global community of independent composers, arrangers, and songwriters. Our independent musicians have created unique compositions and arrangements for the Sheet Music Plus community, many of which are not available anywhere else.

Click here to see more titles from these independent creators and to learn more about SMP Press.

Please note this product may not be eligible for all sales, promotions or coupons offered through Sheet Music Plus - please check promotional details for specifics.

About Digital Downloads

Digital Downloads are downloadable sheet music files that can be viewed directly on your computer, tablet or mobile device. Once you download your digital sheet music, you can view and print it at home, school, or anywhere you want to make music, and you don’t have to be connected to the internet. Just purchase, download and play!

PLEASE NOTE: Your Digital Download will have a watermark at the bottom of each page that will include your name, purchase date and number of copies purchased. You are only authorized to print the number of copies that you have purchased. You may not digitally distribute or print more copies than purchased for use (i.e., you may not print or digitally distribute individual copies to friends or students).

Close X

By signing up you consent with the terms in our Privacy Policy

I am a music teacher.