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Author Gershwin, George, 1898-1937.

Title George Gershwin [sound recording].

Imprint Hamburg, Germany : Teldec, p1999.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    GP GERS GG S02CD    DUE 09-04-19
Description 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Note The 1st-4th works arrangements for jazz ensemble of opera excerpts; 5th & 11th works for piano and orchestra; 6th-10th and 12th-17th works for piano solo.
Compact disc.
Program notes and interview with F. Say in English, German and French inserted in container.
Contents From Porgy and Bess: I got plenty o'nuttin' ; Summertime (I) ; Summertime (II) ; It ain't necessarily so -- Rhapsody in blue -- Rialto ripples, rag / music by George Gershwin and Will Donaldson -- Impromptu in two keys -- Merry Andrew -- Three-quarter blues -- Promenade -- "I got rhythm" variations -- Sleepless night (1946) / Kay Swift version -- Novelette in fourths -- Rubato -- Prelude 1 -- Blue lullaby -- Spanish prelude.
Performer Fazil Say, piano. In the 5th & 11th works: New York Philharmonic, Kurt Masur conductor. In the 1st-4th works: Stanley Drucker, clarinet ; Albert Regni, alto sax ; William Blossom, double bass ; Joseph Pereira, percussion ; James Sapporito, percussion, drum set.
Event Recording location: Avery Fisher Hall, New York, New York, May 1998 (5th, 11th works) ; The Performing Arts Center, Purchase College, Purchase, New York, May, 1999 (remainder).
Subject Piano with jazz ensemble, Arranged.
Operas -- Excerpts, Arranged.
Piano music.
Piano with orchestra.
Variations (Piano with orchestra)
Added Author Say, Faz─▒l, 1970- Performer.
Masur, Kurt. Conductor.
Donaldson, Will, 1891-1954.
Swift, Kay, 1897-1993.
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937. Porgy and Bess. Selections; arranged.
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937. Rhapsody in blue.
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937. Rialto ripples.
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937. "I got rhythm" variations.
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937. Piano music. Selections.
New York Philharmonic. Performer.
Note Title on container: Gershwin
Added Title Works. Selections
Standard No. 639842620222
Music No. 3984-26202-2 Teldec

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