Princeton University Library Catalog

Classic Gershwin.

Composer:
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937 [Browse]
Uniform title:
Format:
Audio
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
[Place of publication not identified: Sony Classical, 1987]
Description:
1 online resource (1 sound file)
Series:
Naxos Music Library. [More in this series]
Notes:
  • The 2nd work is a symphonic poem; the 3rd and 5th-7th works are from musicals; the 8th-9th works are from a folk opera.
  • The 6th-7th and 9th works are arrangements.
Source of description:
Hard copy version record.
Participant(s)/​Performer(s):
George Gershwin, piano (1925 piano roll), Columbia Jazz Band, Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor (1st work) ; New York Philharmonic, Leonard Bernstein, conductor (2nd work) ; New York Philharmonic, Zubin Mehta, conductor (3rd work) ; Michael Tilson Thomas, piano (4th work) ; Cleo Laine, vocal, Laurie Holloway, piano (5th work) ; Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute, other instrumentalists, members of Los Angeles Philharmonic, Michel Colombier, conductor (6th work) ; John Williams, guitar, orchestra conducted by William Goodchild (7th work) ; Los Angeles Philharmonic, Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor (8th-9th works), with Sarah Vaughan, vocal (9th work).
Contents:
Rhapsody in blue : original version (13:41) -- An American in Paris (18:23) -- Medley from the Woody Allen film "Manhattan". He loves and she loves (1:18) ; Love is sweeping the country (:33) ; Land of the gay caballero (:09) ; Strike up the band (:36) ; But not for me (1:11) -- Three preludes for piano (7:07) -- Embraceable you (4:07) -- Liza (2:24) -- A foggy day (2:36) -- Overture to Porgy and Bess (1:13) -- Medley from Porgy and Bess. Summertime (1:46) ; It ain't necessarily so (1:15) ; I loves you, Porgy (3:22).
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Form/​Genre:
Streaming audio.
Publisher no.:
074644251623
OCLC:
960701406
International Standard Recording Code:
  • USSM19921706
  • USSM10410368
  • USSM10701413
  • USSM10701414
  • USSM10701415
  • USSM10701416
  • USSM10701417
  • USSM10410376
  • USSM10410377
  • USSM10410378
  • USSM10410379
  • USSM10410380
  • USSM10410381
  • USSM10410382
  • USSM10701418
  • USSM10701419
  • USSM10701420
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