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CDs with: Gershwin, George

American piano classics
Concerto for piano and orchestra in C major / Anderson (18:51) -- Second rhapsody for piano and orchestra / Gershwin (15:11) -- Grand tarantelle / Gottschalk ; [reconstructed and orchestrated by Hershy Kay] (7:20) -- 12th street rag / Bowman (2:43) -- The entertainer (2:57) ; Solace (2:03) ; Maple leaf rag (3:09) / Joplin -- Interplay : American concertette for piano and orchestra / Gould (15:18).
CD 2398
American song recital works of Bernstein, Hundley, Bowles ... [et al.]
Come ready and see me (2:13) ; Sweet Suffolk owl (1:35) ; Waterbird (3:14) / Richard Hundley -- For Craig Urquhart / Leonard Bernstein (:55) -- On this wondrous sea / Craig Urquhart (1:29) -- The metropolitan tower (1:57) ; The strong house (1:39) / Lori Laitman -- Secret words (2:13) ; Sugar in the cane (1:24) ; Nigth [i.e. Night] without sleep (2:02) / Paul Bowles -- Fort Tryon Park / John Corigliano (2:06) -- For my daughter, Nina / Bernstein (2:20) -- Bee! I'm expecting you / John Duke (:58) -- I never saw a moor / Richard Thomas (2:10) -- Recuerdo (4:29) ; Social note (:48) / John Musto -- For William Kappel / Bernstein (:24) -- Never more will the wind / William Bolcom (2:01) -- Dream with me / Bernstein (3:16) -- Prelude I (1:39) ; Prelude II (3:39) ; Prelude III (1:13) / George Gershwin -- Someone to watch over me / Gershwin (2:52).
CD 1655
An American celebration, vol. 1
Fanfare for the common man / Aaron Copland -- Melpomene, dramatic overture / George Whitefield Chadwick -- Suite no. 2 in E minor : Indian / Edward MacDowell -- The white peacock, op. 7, no. 1 / Charles Tomlinson Griffes -- A victory ball : fantasy for orchestra / Ernest Schelling -- Three places in New England / Charles Ives -- Music for the theatre / Aaron Copland -- Intégrales / Edgard Varèse -- Memories of my childhood : life in a Russian village / Charles Martin Loeffler -- Concerto grosso no. 1 : for string orchestra with piano obbligato / Ernest Bloch -- An American in Paris / George Gershwin -- Symphony no. 2, op. 30 : Romantic / Howard Hanson -- Four saints in three acts : Acts III and IV (abridged) / Virgil Thomson -- El salón México / Aaron Copland -- Sun-treader / Carl Ruggles -- Prairie journal / Aaron Copland -- Third symphony / Roy Harris -- Essay no. 1 / Samuel Barber -- The devil and Daniel Webster : suite / Bernard Herrmann -- Old California / William Grant Still -- Serenade : for solo flute, harp, and strings / Howard Hanson -- Lincoln portrait / Aaron Copland -- Appalachian spring : suite / Aaron Copland -- Symphony no. 2, op. 35 / Paul Creston -- Hymn and fuguing tune no. 2 / Henry Cowell -- Symphony no. 6 / William Schuman.
CD 2413
An American in Paris original MGM soundtrack / music composed by George Gershwin.
Overture -- Embraceable you -- By Strauss! -- I got rhythm -- Tra-la-la -- Love is here to stay -- I'll build a stairway to paradise -- Concerto in F. Third movement -- Tra-la-la ; Love is here to stay -- 'S wonderful -- Something to tell you -- An American in Paris -- Finale.
CD 600
Bernstein favorites. The twentieth century
Symphony no. 3. Fanfare for the common man / Copland (2:00) -- Adagio for strings, op. 11 / Barber (9:56) -- An American in Paris / Gershwin (18:23) -- Bachiana Brasileira no. 5. Aria / Villa-Lobos (6:46) -- Firebird suite. Finale / Stravinsky (3:27) -- Fantasia on green sleeves / Vaughan Williams (5:00) -- Grand Canyon suite. On the trail / Grofé (7:19) -- Rhapsody in blue / Gershwin (16:25) -- Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini. Eighteenth variation / Rachmaninoff (2:48) -- Appalachian spring. Simple gifts / Copland (3:03).
CD 520
Concerto, piano, F major
CD 927
Crazy for you the new Gershwin musical comedy.
CD 2913
Delishious lyrics by Ira Gershwin.
Piano solo: Rialto ripples / Walter Donaldson, George Gershwin ; The real American folk song (is a rag) / George Gershwin (5:05) -- Do-do-do / Gershwin (2:15) -- Gotta have me go with you / Harold Arlen (1:48) -- Nice work if you can get it (2:25) ; Fidgety feet (1:25) / Gershwin -- I can't get started / Vernon Duke (3:14) -- Rice and shoes / Vincent Youmans (4:04) -- For the life of me / Arthur Schwartz (3:08) -- I'll build a stairway to paradise (2:12) ; Just to know you are mine (3:29) ; Blah, blah, blah (1:25) ; Blah, blah, blah (Russian version) (1:09) ; They can't take that away from me (3:57) / Gershwin -- Arthur Francis medley (You started something / Vincent Youmans ; Just like you / Paul Lannin ; When all your castles come tumbling down / Milton Schwarzwald ; Fascination / Louis Silvers ; Hot Hindoo / Lewis Gensler) (8:58) -- Cheerful little earful / Harry Warren (1:55) -- The saga of Jenny / Kurt Weill (4:27) -- Long ago and far away / Jerome Kern (3:12) -- Younger generation / Aaron Copland (2:10) -- You're a builder upper / Harold Arlen (2:27) -- Who cares? (2:55) ; Just another rhumba (3:02) ; Love is here to stay (2:03) ; Delishious (3:36) / Gershwin.
CD 1948
Funny face original soundtrack / [music by George Gershwin]
Overture -- How long has this been going on? -- Instrumental reprise -- Funny face -- Bonjour, Paris! / R. Edens, L. Gershe -- Clap yo hands -- He loves and she loves -- Instrumental reprise -- On how to be lovely / R. Edens, L. Gershe -- Basal metabolism -- Let's kiss and make up -- 'S wonderful.
CD 708
Funny face. Selections
Overture -- How long has this been going on? -- Instrumental reprise -- Funny face -- Bonjour, Paris! / R. Edens, L. Gershe -- Clap yo hands -- He loves and she loves -- Instrumental reprise -- On how to be lovely / R. Edens, L. Gershe -- Basal metabolism -- Let's kiss and make up -- 'S wonderful.
CD 708
George & Ira Gershwin's Lady, be good!
Overture (5:53) -- Hang on to me (5:12) -- A wonderful party (3:02) -- End of a string (3:53) --We're here because (2:12) -- Fascinating rhythm (7:31) -- So am I (3:12) -- Oh, lady be good! (3:44) --Finale Act I (4:22) -- Linger in the lobby (2:15) --The half of it, dearie, blues (5:37) -- Juanita (1:59) -- I'd rather Charleston (5:54) -- Reprises (2:38) --Little jazz bird (3:29) -- Carnival time (1:29) --Swiss miss (3:08) -- Finale ultimo (3:49)
CD 2754
George & Ira Gershwin's Strike up the band : (1927) ; Appendix: Strike up the band : (1930)
1927 [version]: Overture (5:58) -- Fletcher's American cheese choral society (5:25) -- 17 and 21 (4:11) -- Typical self-made American (3:22) -- Meadow serenade (3:37) -- Unofficial spokesman (7:05) -- Patriotic rally (2:27) -- The man I love (6:06) -- Yankee doodle rhythm (3:18) -- 17 and 21 (reprise) (1:28) -- Finaletto act I (7:26) -- Strike up the band (3:57) -- Oh this is such a lovely war (4:11) -- Hoping that someday you'd care (2:55) -- Come-look-at-the-war choral society (0:58) -- Military dancing drill (2:20) -- How about a man? (2:24) -- Finaletto act II (4:49) -- Homeward bound ; The girl I love (reprise) (5:41) -- The war that ended war (5:56) -- Finale ultimo (1:38). Appendix: 1930 [version]: Interlude: Strike up the band (1:51) -- I mean to say (3:50) -- Soon (2:41) -- If I became the president (3:14) -- Hangin' around with you (4:32) -- Mademoiselle in New Rochelle (5:16) -- I've got a crush on you (3:49).
CD 659
George and Ira Gershwin's Girl crazy
Overture (5:14) -- Bidin' my time, no. 1 (1:22) -- The lonesome cowboy (2:25) -- Could you use me? (4:28) -- Bidin' my time, no. 2 (2:54) -- Bronco busters (3:26) -- Barbary Coast (4:13) -- Embraceable you (3:53) -- Embraceable you (encore) (1:58) -- Goldfarb! that's I'm (:51) -- Bidin' my time, no. 3 (3:04) -- Sam and Delilah (5:44) -- I got rhythm (3:13) -- Entr'acte (4:35) -- Land of the gay caballero (4:14) -- But not for me (2:58) -- But not for me (comic reprise) (2:03) -- Treat me rough (1:58) -- Boy! what love has done to me (5:20) -- Cactus time in Arizona (3:14) -- Finale ultimo (1:09).
CD 1750
George Gershwin [Ira Gershwin, principal lyricist].
Swanee (Al Jolson) -- I'll build a stairway to paradise (Paul Whiteman and his orchestra) -- Do, do, do (Gertrude Lawrence and Harold French) -- The man I love (Lee Wiley) -- Embraceable you (Nat "King" Cole) -- But not for me (Judy Garland) -- Changing my tune (Mel Tormé and the Mel-Tones) -- Bidin' my time (Mary Martin) -- How long has this been going on? (Ella Fitzgerald) -- Fascinating rhythm ; They can't take that away from me (Fred Astaire) -- A foggy day (in London town) (Chris Connor) -- My cousin in Milwaukee (Nancy Walker) -- Soon (Kaye Ballard) -- 'S wonderful ; My man's gone now (Sarah Vaughan) -- Nice work if you can't get it (Mel Tormé) -- Isn't it a pity? (Mabel Mercer) -- It ain't necessarily so (Cab Calloway) -- Hang on to me (Travis Hudson and Ronny Whyte) -- Love walked in (Bobby Short) -- Someone to watch over me (Lena Horne) -- Our love is here to stay (Michael Feinstein) -- Somebody loves me (Maureen McGovern).
CD 1854
Gershwin plays Gershwin the piano rolls / realized by Artis Wodehouse.
Sweet and lowdown (from Tip-toes) (3:30) -- Novelette in fourths (2:24) -- That certain feeling (from Tip-toes) (2:45) -- So am I (from Lady, be good!) (4:14) -- Rhapsody in blue (14:22) -- Swanee (2:17) -- When you want 'em, you can't get 'em, when you've got 'em, you don't want 'em (1:57) -- Kickin' the clouds away (from Tell me more) (3:20) -- Idle dreams (from Scandals of 1920) (2:59) -- On my mind the whole night long (from Scandals of 1920) (2:30) -- Scandal walk (from Scandals of 1920) (3:15) -- An American in Paris (16:35).
CD 2585
Girl crazy
Overture (5:14) -- Bidin' my time, no. 1 (1:22) -- The lonesome cowboy (2:25) -- Could you use me? (4:28) -- Bidin' my time, no. 2 (2:54) -- Bronco busters (3:26) -- Barbary Coast (4:13) -- Embraceable you (3:53) -- Embraceable you (encore) (1:58) -- Goldfarb! that's I'm (:51) -- Bidin' my time, no. 3 (3:04) -- Sam and Delilah (5:44) -- I got rhythm (3:13) -- Entr'acte (4:35) -- Land of the gay caballero (4:14) -- But not for me (2:58) -- But not for me (comic reprise) (2:03) -- Treat me rough (1:58) -- Boy! what love has done to me (5:20) -- Cactus time in Arizona (3:14) -- Finale ultimo (1:09).
CD 1750
He loves & she loves
How long has this been going on? -- Nice work if you can get it -- Hi-Ho! -- Feeling I'm falling -- Yankee Doodle rhythm -- He loves and she loves -- Innocent ingenue baby -- Hangin' around with you -- Isn't it wonderful -- Till then -- My cousin in Milwaukee -- Liza -- Fascinatin' rhythm -- Little jazz bird -- Oh, de Lawd shake de Heavens/Leavin' fo' de Promis' lan' -- The half of it, dearie, blues -- Oh, lady be good -- The man I love -- Oh, so nice -- Who cares.
CD 1825
He loves and she loves Gershwin.
How long has this been going on? -- Nice work if you can get it -- Hi-Ho! -- Feeling I'm falling -- Yankee Doodle rhythm -- He loves and she loves -- Innocent ingenue baby -- Hangin' around with you -- Isn't it wonderful -- Till then -- My cousin in Milwaukee -- Liza -- Fascinatin' rhythm -- Little jazz bird -- Oh, de Lawd shake de Heavens/Leavin' fo' de Promis' lan' -- The half of it, dearie, blues -- Oh, lady be good -- The man I love -- Oh, so nice -- Who cares.
CD 1825
Instrumental music. Selections
Rhapsody in blue (12:48) -- Second rhapsody for piano and orchestra (13:31) -- Concerto in F for piano and orchestra (31:00) -- "I got rhythm" variations (8:53) -- Preludes for piano (6:00).
CD 1822
Jamaica [music by Harold Arlen ; lyrics by E.Y. Harburg]. Porgy and Bess.
Jamaica. Savannah ; Savannah's wedding ; Pretty to walk with ; Push the button ; Incompatibility ; Little biscuit ; Cocoanut sweet ; Pity the sunset ; Take it slow, Joe ; Yankee dollar ; Monkey in the mango tree ; Ain't it the truth ; What good does it do ; Leave the atom alone ; Napoleon ; For every fish ; I don't think I'll end it all today ; Savannah : finale (51:49) -- Porgy and Bess. A woman is a sometime thing ; Summertime ; Oh, I got plenty of nothin ; I wants to stay here ; Bess, you is my woman ; It ain't necessarily so ; Street calls. Strawberry woman ; The honey man ; Crab man ; My man's gone now ; Bess, oh where is my Bess ; There's a boat that's leavin soon for New York (36:52).
CD 2986
Lady, be good!
Overture (5:53) -- Hang on to me (5:12) -- A wonderful party (3:02) -- End of a string (3:53) --We're here because (2:12) -- Fascinating rhythm (7:31) -- So am I (3:12) -- Oh, lady be good! (3:44) --Finale Act I (4:22) -- Linger in the lobby (2:15) --The half of it, dearie, blues (5:37) -- Juanita (1:59) -- I'd rather Charleston (5:54) -- Reprises (2:38) --Little jazz bird (3:29) -- Carnival time (1:29) --Swiss miss (3:08) -- Finale ultimo (3:49)
CD 2754
Lawrence Tibbett from Broadway to Hollywood.
Porgy and Bess : excerpts / DuBose Heyward & George Gershwin -- Emperor Jones. Oh Lord! Standin' in the need of prayer / Louis Gruenberg -- Merry Mount. Oh, 'tis an earth defiled / Howard Hanson -- The rogue song : excerpts from the MGM film / Clifford Grey & Herbert Stothart -- The prodigal. Without a song / Rose Eliscu & Vincent Youmans. Life is a dream / Arthur Freed & Oskar Straus -- Ballads. De glory road / Clement Wood & Jaques Wolfe. Old Black Joe / Stephen Foster. Goin' home / Williams Arms Fisher (adapted from Largo movement, Dvorak's Symphony 'From the New World').
CD 1870
Levant plays Gershwin
Rhapsody in blue (12:48) -- Second rhapsody for piano and orchestra (13:31) -- Concerto in F for piano and orchestra (31:00) -- "I got rhythm" variations (8:53) -- Preludes for piano (6:00).
CD 1822
My one and only original cast recording / [music by George Gershwin ; lyrics by Ira Gershwin ; book by Peter Stone and Timothy S. Mayer].
Overture/I can't be bothered now/Blah, blah, blah (8:50) -- Boy wanted/Soon (4:42) -- Sweet 'n' low down (2:35) -- He loves and she loves (5:00) -- 'S wonderful (5:48) -- Strike up the band (2:28) -- Entr'acte/In the swim (2:50) -- Nice work if you can get it (3:33) -- My one and only (3:37) -- Little jazz bird (3:43) -- Funny face (2:16) -- Kickin' the clouds away (4:28) -- How long has this been going on? (4:18).
CD 630
Nina Simone sings the blues
Do I move you? (2:45) -- Day and night (2:34) -- In the dark (2:56) -- Real real (2:20) -- My man's gone now (4:16) -- Backlash blues (2:29) -- I want a little sugar in my bowl (2:33) -- Buck (1:51) -- Since I fell for you (2:50) -- The house of the rising sun (3:51) -- Blues for Mama (3:56) -- bonus tracks: Do I move you? (second version) (2:17) ; Whatever I am (you made me) (with ensemble arr. and conducted by Weldon Irvine; recorded Aug. 25-26, 1969, RCA Studio A, New York; originally released as RCA single 74-0346; 3:03).
CD 3103
Of thee I sing
Program notes and synopses, in English with French and German translations, and words (39, 43 p.) in container.
CD 1823
Of thee I sing ; Let 'em eat cake music, George Gershwin ; lyrics, Ira Gershwin.
Program notes and synopses, in English with French and German translations, and words (39, 43 p.) in container.
CD 1823
Of thee I sing 1952 revival cast recording / [music by George Gershwin ; lyrics by Ira Gershwin].
Prelude ; Wintergreen for president -- Who is the lucky girl to be? -- The dimple on my knee -- Because, because -- Finaletto: Never was there a girl so fair ; Some girls can bake a pie -- Love is sweeping the country -- Of thee I sing -- Finaletto: Supreme Court judges ; Here's a kiss for Cinderella ; I was the most beautiful blossom ; (Reprise) Some girls can bake a pie ; (Reprise) Of thee I sing -- Hello, good morning -- Mine -- Who cares? -- Finaletto: Garçon s'il vous plait ; The illegitimate daughter ; (Reprise) Who cares? ; (Reprise) Because, because -- The Senate roll call ; Impeachment -- Finaletto: Jilted ; I'm about to be a mother -- Trumpeter blow your horn -- Finale.
CD 1647
Piano concerto in F major / Gershwin. Piano concerto in G major / Ravel
CD 927
Piano rolls, volume 2
Havanola (have another) (2:15) -- Singin' the blues (till my daddy comes home) (4:32) -- From now on (3:08) -- Jaz-o-mine (2:26) -- Just snap your fingers at care (2:17) -- Whip-poor-will (3:13) -- Rialto ripples (1:54) -- Waitin' for me (3:07) -- Buzzin' the bee (2:12) -- Darling (2:31) -- For your country and my country (2:33) -- Kangaroo hop (1:57) -- Pastime rag no. 3 (2:15) -- Chinese blues (2:08) -- Whispering (3:11) -- Arrah go on I'm gonna go back to Oregon (1:51)
CD 2586
Piano rolls, volume II
Havanola (have another) (2:15) -- Singin' the blues (till my daddy comes home) (4:32) -- From now on (3:08) -- Jaz-o-mine (2:26) -- Just snap your fingers at care (2:17) -- Whip-poor-will (3:13) -- Rialto ripples (1:54) -- Waitin' for me (3:07) -- Buzzin' the bee (2:12) -- Darling (2:31) -- For your country and my country (2:33) -- Kangaroo hop (1:57) -- Pastime rag no. 3 (2:15) -- Chinese blues (2:08) -- Whispering (3:11) -- Arrah go on I'm gonna go back to Oregon (1:51)
CD 2586
Porgy & Bess George Gershwin ; [libretto by DuBose Heyward ; lyrics by DuBose Heyward and Ira Gershwin ; founded on the play Porgy by DuBose Heyward and Dorothy K. Heyward].
CD 1824
Porgy & Bess original Broadway cast / all songs written by George Gershwin, DuBoss [i.e. DuBose] Heyward, Ira Gershwin except "The requiem" written by George Gershwin.
Overture ; and, Summertime -- A woman is a sometime thing ; Introducing Summertime (Edward Matthews, Harriet Jackson) -- My man's gone now -- It take a long pull to get there (Edward Matthews) -- I got plenty o' nuttin' -- Buzzard song -- Bess, you is my woman -- It ain't necessarily so -- What you want wid Bess? -- Strawberry woman's call ; Crab man's call (Helen Dowdy, Gladys Goode; William Woolfolk, Georgette Harvey) -- I loves you, Porgy -- The requiem -- There's a boat dat's leavin' soon for New York (with Avon Long) -- Porgy's lament and finale -- I got plenty o' nuttin (Avon Long with Leo Reisman's orchestra; recorded Apr. 1942).
CD 2753
Porgy and Bess
CD 1824
Porgy and Bess [as performed by] Miles Davis.
Buzzard song (4:07) -- Bess, you is my woman now (5:10) -- Gone (3:37) -- Gone, gone, gone (2:03) -- Summertime (3:17) -- Bess, oh where's my Bess (4:28) -- Prayer (Oh Doctor Jesus) (4:39) -- Fisherman, Strawberry, and Devil Crab (4:06) -- My man's gone now (6:14) -- It ain't necessarily so (4:23) -- Here comes de honey man (1:18) -- I loves you, Porgy (3:39) -- There's a boat that's leaving soon for New York (3:23) -- I loves you, Porgy (take 1, 2nd version) (4:14) -- Gone (take 4) (3:40).
CD 2615
Porgy and Bess [music by] George Gershwin ; [libretto by DuBose Heyward] ; [lyrics by] Ira Gershwin, DuBose Heyward ; [founded on the play Porgy by Dorothy and DuBose Heyward].
CD 2752
Porgy and Bess. Selections
Overture ; and, Summertime -- A woman is a sometime thing ; Introducing Summertime (Edward Matthews, Harriet Jackson) -- My man's gone now -- It take a long pull to get there (Edward Matthews) -- I got plenty o' nuttin' -- Buzzard song -- Bess, you is my woman -- It ain't necessarily so -- What you want wid Bess? -- Strawberry woman's call ; Crab man's call (Helen Dowdy, Gladys Goode; William Woolfolk, Georgette Harvey) -- I loves you, Porgy -- The requiem -- There's a boat dat's leavin' soon for New York (with Avon Long) -- Porgy's lament and finale -- I got plenty o' nuttin (Avon Long with Leo Reisman's orchestra; recorded Apr. 1942).
CD 2753
Porgy and Bess. Selections
Selections from Porgy and Bess. Act I. Introduction ; Summertime ; A woman is a sometime thing ; Gone, gone, gone ; Overflow ; My man's gone now ; Leavin' for the Promise Lan'. Act II. I got plenty o'nuttin' ; Bess, you is my woman now ; Oh, I can't sit down ; I ain't got no shame ; It ain't necessarily so ; I loves you, Porgy. Act III. Opening scene ; Lonely boy ; Oh, Bess, O where's my Bess ; Oh Lawd, I'm on my way -- Blue Monday.
CD 1895
Porgy and Bess. Selections; arr.
Buzzard song (4:07) -- Bess, you is my woman now (5:10) -- Gone (3:37) -- Gone, gone, gone (2:03) -- Summertime (3:17) -- Bess, oh where's my Bess (4:28) -- Prayer (Oh Doctor Jesus) (4:39) -- Fisherman, Strawberry, and Devil Crab (4:06) -- My man's gone now (6:14) -- It ain't necessarily so (4:23) -- Here comes de honey man (1:18) -- I loves you, Porgy (3:39) -- There's a boat that's leaving soon for New York (3:23) -- I loves you, Porgy (take 1, 2nd version) (4:14) -- Gone (take 4) (3:40).
CD 2615
S'wonderful! : the songs of George & Ira Gershwin
Swanee -- I got plenty of nuttin' -- Love walked in -- Embraceable you -- Liza -- How long has this been going on? -- Nice work if you can get it -- Funny face -- Oh, lady be good -- Somebody loves me -- Someone to watch over me -- I've got a crush on you -- S'wonderful -- I'll build a stairway to paradise -- I got rhythm -- The man I love -- They all laughed -- Summertime -- I was doing all right -- Fascinating rhythm -- They can't take that away from me.
CD 876
Selections
Sweet and lowdown (from Tip-toes) (3:30) -- Novelette in fourths (2:24) -- That certain feeling (from Tip-toes) (2:45) -- So am I (from Lady, be good!) (4:14) -- Rhapsody in blue (14:22) -- Swanee (2:17) -- When you want 'em, you can't get 'em, when you've got 'em, you don't want 'em (1:57) -- Kickin' the clouds away (from Tell me more) (3:20) -- Idle dreams (from Scandals of 1920) (2:59) -- On my mind the whole night long (from Scandals of 1920) (2:30) -- Scandal walk (from Scandals of 1920) (3:15) -- An American in Paris (16:35).
CD 2585
Selections
Havanola (have another) (2:15) -- Singin' the blues (till my daddy comes home) (4:32) -- From now on (3:08) -- Jaz-o-mine (2:26) -- Just snap your fingers at care (2:17) -- Whip-poor-will (3:13) -- Rialto ripples (1:54) -- Waitin' for me (3:07) -- Buzzin' the bee (2:12) -- Darling (2:31) -- For your country and my country (2:33) -- Kangaroo hop (1:57) -- Pastime rag no. 3 (2:15) -- Chinese blues (2:08) -- Whispering (3:11) -- Arrah go on I'm gonna go back to Oregon (1:51)
CD 2586
Selections from Porgy and Bess Blue Monday / Gershwin.
Selections from Porgy and Bess. Act I. Introduction ; Summertime ; A woman is a sometime thing ; Gone, gone, gone ; Overflow ; My man's gone now ; Leavin' for the Promise Lan'. Act II. I got plenty o'nuttin' ; Bess, you is my woman now ; Oh, I can't sit down ; I ain't got no shame ; It ain't necessarily so ; I loves you, Porgy. Act III. Opening scene ; Lonely boy ; Oh, Bess, O where's my Bess ; Oh Lawd, I'm on my way -- Blue Monday.
CD 1895
Selections; arr.
Of thee I sing overture -- Jilted -- Second rhapsody -- For you, for me, for evermore -- Cuban overture -- Isn't a pity? -- Variations on "I got rhythm" -- Porgy and Bess suite : Catfish row ; Porgy sings ; Fugue ; Hurricane ; Good morning, brother -- They can't take that away from me -- Let's call the whole thing off -- Our love is here to stay.
CD 2360
Selections; arr.
Girl crazy overture -- French ballet class -- Dance of the waves -- Slap that bass -- Walking the dog -- I've got beginner's luck -- They all laughed -- They can't take that away from me -- Shall we dance -- By Strauss -- I can't be bothered now -- The jolly Tar and the milkmaid -- Put me to test -- The jolly Tar and the milkmaid (2nd version) -- Stiff upper lip -- A foggy day -- Nice work if you can get it -- Things are looking up -- I was doing all right -- Love walked in.
CD 2361
Selections; arr.
Swanee (2:03) -- Come to the moon (2:28) -- I was so young (You were so beautiful) (3:59) -- La, la, Lucille. Tee-oodle-um-bum-bo (2:19) ; Nobody but you (2:28) -- Morris Gest midnight whirl (2:46) -- George White's scandals. Drifting along with the tide (2:45) -- Rhapsody in Blue : solo piano version adapted by Gibbons from Gershwin's 2-piano/piano roll arrangement (14:03) -- Lady, be good. Oh lady be good! (2:57) ; Fascinating rhythm (2:16) ; Hang on to me (2:52) ; I'd rather Charleston (2:40) ; The man I love / arr. Gershwin/Gibbons (3:01) ; The half of it, dearie, blues (2:31) ; So am I (4:13) -- Tell me more. Kickin' the clouds away (3:00) -- Concerto in F (slow movement) : solo piano version adapted by Gibbons from original 2-piano version (10:27).
CD 2358
Songs of George & Ira Gershwin
Swanee -- I got plenty of nuttin' -- Love walked in -- Embraceable you -- Liza -- How long has this been going on? -- Nice work if you can get it -- Funny face -- Oh, lady be good -- Somebody loves me -- Someone to watch over me -- I've got a crush on you -- S'wonderful -- I'll build a stairway to paradise -- I got rhythm -- The man I love -- They all laughed -- Summertime -- I was doing all right -- Fascinating rhythm -- They can't take that away from me.
CD 876
Songs Selections
Overture/I can't be bothered now/Blah, blah, blah (8:50) -- Boy wanted/Soon (4:42) -- Sweet 'n' low down (2:35) -- He loves and she loves (5:00) -- 'S wonderful (5:48) -- Strike up the band (2:28) -- Entr'acte/In the swim (2:50) -- Nice work if you can get it (3:33) -- My one and only (3:37) -- Little jazz bird (3:43) -- Funny face (2:16) -- Kickin' the clouds away (4:28) -- How long has this been going on? (4:18).
CD 630
Songs. Selections
Pick yourself up / Fred Astaire -- Look for the silver lining / Jessie Matthews -- The song is you / BBC Dance Orchestra -- Smoke gets in your eyes / Phyllis Robins -- The last time I saw Paris / Anne Shelton -- I've told ev'ry little star / Mary Ellis -- She didn't say "yes" / Peggy Wood -- Make believe / Benny Goodman & His Orchestra -- Yesterdays / Billie Holiday -- Whose baby are you? / George Gerswhin -- Why was I born? / Billie Holiday -- Why do I love you? / Bix Beiderbecke (with Lou Raderman Orchestra) -- Can't help lovin' dat man / Helen Morgan -- I might grow fonder of you / Elsie Randolph, Jack Hulbert -- I'll be hard to handle / Emil Coleman & His Riviera Orchestra -- They didn't believe me / Ambrose & His Orchestra -- You couldn't be cuter / Lew Stone & His Ban (Vocal: Al Bowlly, Chorus) -- Never gonna dance / Fred Astaire -- Something had to happen / Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra -- Ol' Man River / Paul Robeson -- The folks who live on the hill / Bing Crosby.
CD 3187
Strike up the band
1927 [version]: Overture (5:58) -- Fletcher's American cheese choral society (5:25) -- 17 and 21 (4:11) -- Typical self-made American (3:22) -- Meadow serenade (3:37) -- Unofficial spokesman (7:05) -- Patriotic rally (2:27) -- The man I love (6:06) -- Yankee doodle rhythm (3:18) -- 17 and 21 (reprise) (1:28) -- Finaletto act I (7:26) -- Strike up the band (3:57) -- Oh this is such a lovely war (4:11) -- Hoping that someday you'd care (2:55) -- Come-look-at-the-war choral society (0:58) -- Military dancing drill (2:20) -- How about a man? (2:24) -- Finaletto act II (4:49) -- Homeward bound ; The girl I love (reprise) (5:41) -- The war that ended war (5:56) -- Finale ultimo (1:38). Appendix: 1930 [version]: Interlude: Strike up the band (1:51) -- I mean to say (3:50) -- Soon (2:41) -- If I became the president (3:14) -- Hangin' around with you (4:32) -- Mademoiselle in New Rochelle (5:16) -- I've got a crush on you (3:49).
CD 659
Sweet and low-down songs / by George Gershwin.
Sweet & low-down (2:16) -- Midnight bells (2:39) -- There's more to the kiss than the X-X-X (2:30) -- Love is sweeping the country (3:06) -- Somebody loves me (3:01) -- That lost barber shop chord (2:47) -- By Strauss (1:33) -- Lady, be good! medley. Little jazz bird ; The half of it, Dearie, blues ; Oh, lady be good! (alternate lyrics) (6:37) -- You & I (in old Versailles) (3:06) -- She hangs out in our alley (1:02) -- Across the sea (1:16) -- Princess medley. Promenade (Walking the dog) (piano solo). We're pals (4:45) -- When you want 'em, you can't get 'em, when you've got 'em, you don't want 'em (3:29) -- Liza (All the clouds'll roll away (4:04) -- Isn't it horrible what they did to Mary, Queen of Scots (2:55) ; (Encore) (1:18) -- A foggy day (2:41) -- Pepita (4:03) -- Swanee (3:21) -- Mine (4:14) -- Strike up the band (2:09) -- Love is here to stay (2:17)
CD 1946
The art of Charles Dutoit
The Hebrides : Fingal's Cave : overture, op. 26 / Felix Mendelssohn (10:08) -- Les Francs-juges : overture, op. 3 / Hector Berlioz (11:37) -- Light cavalry : overture / Franz von Suppé (7:03) -- Le rouet d'Omphale = Omphale's spinning-wheel : op. 31 / Camille Saint-Saëns (Philharmonia Orchestra) (7:44) -- España / Emmanuel Chabrier (6:22) -- Fontane di Roma / Ottorino Respighi (15:05) -- Romeo and Juliet : fantasy overture / Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (20:22) -- Scheherazade : op. 35 / Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov (45:14) -- Pictures at an exhibition / Modest Mussorgsky ; orch. Ravel (32:44) -- Háry János : suite (18:03) ; Dances of Galánta (15:19) / Zoltán Kodály -- Concerto for orchestra / Béla Bartók (38:10) -- Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune / Claude Debussy (10:42) -- Escales (14:33) ; Bacchanale (8:23) / Jacques Ibert -- Ma mère l'oye : ballet / Maurice Ravel (Orchestre national de France) (28:08) -- An American in Paris / George Gershwin (19:06) -- Suite française (11:45) ; Les biches : suite (19:56) / Francis Poulenc -- Symphony in C (17:56) ; Symphony in three movements (21:50) / Igor Stravinsky (Orchestre de la Suisse Romande) -- Pétrouchka (1911) (34:35) ; 4 études (9:46) ; Le sacre du printemps (35:05) / Igor Stravinsky -- DVD. Prokofiev by two. Romeos and Juliets (38:42) ; The classical symphony (15:56) ; Clips (18:20).
CD 3271
The authentic George Gershwin Vol. 4 the Hollywood years
Girl crazy overture -- French ballet class -- Dance of the waves -- Slap that bass -- Walking the dog -- I've got beginner's luck -- They all laughed -- They can't take that away from me -- Shall we dance -- By Strauss -- I can't be bothered now -- The jolly Tar and the milkmaid -- Put me to test -- The jolly Tar and the milkmaid (2nd version) -- Stiff upper lip -- A foggy day -- Nice work if you can get it -- Things are looking up -- I was doing all right -- Love walked in.
CD 2361
The authentic George Gershwin. Vol. 1 1918-1925.
Swanee (2:03) -- Come to the moon (2:28) -- I was so young (You were so beautiful) (3:59) -- La, la, Lucille. Tee-oodle-um-bum-bo (2:19) ; Nobody but you (2:28) -- Morris Gest midnight whirl (2:46) -- George White's scandals. Drifting along with the tide (2:45) -- Rhapsody in Blue : solo piano version adapted by Gibbons from Gershwin's 2-piano/piano roll arrangement (14:03) -- Lady, be good. Oh lady be good! (2:57) ; Fascinating rhythm (2:16) ; Hang on to me (2:52) ; I'd rather Charleston (2:40) ; The man I love / arr. Gershwin/Gibbons (3:01) ; The half of it, dearie, blues (2:31) ; So am I (4:13) -- Tell me more. Kickin' the clouds away (3:00) -- Concerto in F (slow movement) : solo piano version adapted by Gibbons from original 2-piano version (10:27).
CD 2358
The Authentic George Gershwin. Vol. 2 1925-1930.
Sweet and low-down (I) (2:41) -- That certain feeling (I) (2:22) -- Looking for a boy (2:42) -- When do we dance? (2:34) -- Sweet and low-down (II) (3:09) -- That certain feeling (II) (2:48) -- Irish waltz (0:58) -- Do, do, do (3:01) -- Someone to watch over me (3:20) -- Clap yo' hands (2:43) -- Maybe (3:34) -- Three preludes (5:25) -- Meadow serenade (1:25) -- My one and only (2:37) -- 'S wonderful/Funny face (2:45) -- He loves and she loves (2:45) -- An American in Paris (15:46) -- Liza (2:26) -- Strike up the band-overture (6:43) -- Embraceable you (2:42) -- I got rhythm (I) (1:23) -- I got rhythm (II) (1:51).
CD 2359
The authentic George Gershwin. Vol. 3 1931-1987.
Of thee I sing overture -- Jilted -- Second rhapsody -- For you, for me, for evermore -- Cuban overture -- Isn't a pity? -- Variations on "I got rhythm" -- Porgy and Bess suite : Catfish row ; Porgy sings ; Fugue ; Hurricane ; Good morning, brother -- They can't take that away from me -- Let's call the whole thing off -- Our love is here to stay.
CD 2360
The piano rolls, volume two George Gershwin ; realized by Artis Wodehouse.
Havanola (have another) (2:15) -- Singin' the blues (till my daddy comes home) (4:32) -- From now on (3:08) -- Jaz-o-mine (2:26) -- Just snap your fingers at care (2:17) -- Whip-poor-will (3:13) -- Rialto ripples (1:54) -- Waitin' for me (3:07) -- Buzzin' the bee (2:12) -- Darling (2:31) -- For your country and my country (2:33) -- Kangaroo hop (1:57) -- Pastime rag no. 3 (2:15) -- Chinese blues (2:08) -- Whispering (3:11) -- Arrah go on I'm gonna go back to Oregon (1:51)
CD 2586
Title on container spine: Porgy and Bess
Overture ; and, Summertime -- A woman is a sometime thing ; Introducing Summertime (Edward Matthews, Harriet Jackson) -- My man's gone now -- It take a long pull to get there (Edward Matthews) -- I got plenty o' nuttin' -- Buzzard song -- Bess, you is my woman -- It ain't necessarily so -- What you want wid Bess? -- Strawberry woman's call ; Crab man's call (Helen Dowdy, Gladys Goode; William Woolfolk, Georgette Harvey) -- I loves you, Porgy -- The requiem -- There's a boat dat's leavin' soon for New York (with Avon Long) -- Porgy's lament and finale -- I got plenty o' nuttin (Avon Long with Leo Reisman's orchestra; recorded Apr. 1942).
CD 2753
Title on container: Decca presents selections from George Gershwin's folk opera Porgy and Bess
Overture ; and, Summertime -- A woman is a sometime thing ; Introducing Summertime (Edward Matthews, Harriet Jackson) -- My man's gone now -- It take a long pull to get there (Edward Matthews) -- I got plenty o' nuttin' -- Buzzard song -- Bess, you is my woman -- It ain't necessarily so -- What you want wid Bess? -- Strawberry woman's call ; Crab man's call (Helen Dowdy, Gladys Goode; William Woolfolk, Georgette Harvey) -- I loves you, Porgy -- The requiem -- There's a boat dat's leavin' soon for New York (with Avon Long) -- Porgy's lament and finale -- I got plenty o' nuttin (Avon Long with Leo Reisman's orchestra; recorded Apr. 1942).
CD 2753
Title on container: George Gershwin's Porgy and Bess
Buzzard song (4:07) -- Bess, you is my woman now (5:10) -- Gone (3:37) -- Gone, gone, gone (2:03) -- Summertime (3:17) -- Bess, oh where's my Bess (4:28) -- Prayer (Oh Doctor Jesus) (4:39) -- Fisherman, Strawberry, and Devil Crab (4:06) -- My man's gone now (6:14) -- It ain't necessarily so (4:23) -- Here comes de honey man (1:18) -- I loves you, Porgy (3:39) -- There's a boat that's leaving soon for New York (3:23) -- I loves you, Porgy (take 1, 2nd version) (4:14) -- Gone (take 4) (3:40).
CD 2615
Title on container: George Gershwin's Porgy and Bess
CD 2752
Vocal music. Selections
Sweet & low-down (2:16) -- Midnight bells (2:39) -- There's more to the kiss than the X-X-X (2:30) -- Love is sweeping the country (3:06) -- Somebody loves me (3:01) -- That lost barber shop chord (2:47) -- By Strauss (1:33) -- Lady, be good! medley. Little jazz bird ; The half of it, Dearie, blues ; Oh, lady be good! (alternate lyrics) (6:37) -- You & I (in old Versailles) (3:06) -- She hangs out in our alley (1:02) -- Across the sea (1:16) -- Princess medley. Promenade (Walking the dog) (piano solo). We're pals (4:45) -- When you want 'em, you can't get 'em, when you've got 'em, you don't want 'em (3:29) -- Liza (All the clouds'll roll away (4:04) -- Isn't it horrible what they did to Mary, Queen of Scots (2:55) ; (Encore) (1:18) -- A foggy day (2:41) -- Pepita (4:03) -- Swanee (3:21) -- Mine (4:14) -- Strike up the band (2:09) -- Love is here to stay (2:17)
CD 1946
Yesterdays! the unforgettable music of Jerome Kern.
Pick yourself up / Fred Astaire -- Look for the silver lining / Jessie Matthews -- The song is you / BBC Dance Orchestra -- Smoke gets in your eyes / Phyllis Robins -- The last time I saw Paris / Anne Shelton -- I've told ev'ry little star / Mary Ellis -- She didn't say "yes" / Peggy Wood -- Make believe / Benny Goodman & His Orchestra -- Yesterdays / Billie Holiday -- Whose baby are you? / George Gerswhin -- Why was I born? / Billie Holiday -- Why do I love you? / Bix Beiderbecke (with Lou Raderman Orchestra) -- Can't help lovin' dat man / Helen Morgan -- I might grow fonder of you / Elsie Randolph, Jack Hulbert -- I'll be hard to handle / Emil Coleman & His Riviera Orchestra -- They didn't believe me / Ambrose & His Orchestra -- You couldn't be cuter / Lew Stone & His Ban (Vocal: Al Bowlly, Chorus) -- Never gonna dance / Fred Astaire -- Something had to happen / Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra -- Ol' Man River / Paul Robeson -- The folks who live on the hill / Bing Crosby.
CD 3187