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Author Gershwin, George, 1898-1937.

Title Gershwin fantasy [sound recording] / Joshua Bell, John Williams ; London Symphony Orchestra.

Imprint New York : Sony Classical, p1998.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    EC GERS FVO B59CD    Available
 PAS Central Library Music, CDs    CD EA GERS FVO W 59    Available
 PAS Central Library Music, CDs    CD EC GERS FVO B 59    Available
Description 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 005518
Note The 1st work originally opera excerpts, the 2nd for piano, the 3rd musical excerpts; arr. for violin and orchestra (1st, 3rd works), and violin and piano (2nd work, by Jascha Heifetz).
Compact disc; DDD.
Program notes by Greg Sandow ([12] p.) inserted in container.
Contents Fantasy for violin and orchestra on Porgy and Bess. Prologue ; It ain't necessarily so ; I got plenty o' nuttin' ; My man's gone now ; Summertime ; There's a boat that's leavin soon for New York ; Bess, you is my woman now ; Oh, Bess, oh, where's my Bess? ; O Lawd, I'm on my way (20:24) -- Three preludes. Allegro ben ritmato e deciso (1:40) ; Andante (3:48) ; Allegro ben ritmato e deciso (1:18) -- Songs for violin and orchestra. I got rhythm (4:17) ; Embraceable you (4:16) ; Nice work if you can get it (3:38) ; Liza (3:51) ; But not for me (4:18) ; Sweet and low-down (3:31) ; Love is here to stay (3:44).
Performer Joshua Bell, violin ; London Symphony Orchestra ; John Williams, conductor, piano (2nd work).
Event Recorded Mar. 24, 26 & 28, 1998 at No. 1, Abbey Road Studios, London.
Subject Violin with orchestra, Arranged.
Operas -- Excerpts, Arranged.
Violin and piano music, Arranged.
Musicals -- Excerpts, Arranged.
Popular music -- United States.
Added Author Heifetz, Jascha, 1901-1987- Arranger.
Bell, Joshua, 1967- Instrumentalist.
Williams, John, 1932- Conductor. Instrumentalist.
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937. Porgy and Bess. Selections; arranged.
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937. Preludes, piano; (1926); arranged.
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937. Musicals. Selections; arranged.
London Symphony Orchestra. Performer.
Added Title Works. Selections; arranged.
ISBN $18.98
Standard No. 074646065921
Music No. SK 60659 Sony Classical

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