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Author Gershwin, George, 1898-1937.

Title The genius of George Gershwin [sound recording]

Imprint Enfield, Middlesex, England : Sounds of Yester Year, [2008?]


Location Call No. Status
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Description 2 audio discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
performed music prm rdacontent
audio s rdamedia
audio disc sd rdacarrier
Performer George Gershwin, piano (disc 1) ; various performers (disc 2).
Event Recorded 1926-1930, variously.
Note Compact discs.
Program notes (4 unnumbered pages : illustrations) inserted in container.
Contents Disc one. George Gershwin at the piano. Rhapsody in blue (George Gershwin, piano ; Paul Whiteman and his concert orchestra) (8:53) -- Three piano preludes (4:56) -- Rhapsody in blue. Andante (2:27) -- An American in Paris (15:53) -- Tip toes. Sweet and lowdown (2:39) ; Looking for a boy (2:24) ; When do we dance? (2:36) -- Oh Kay. Do do do (3:02) ; Someone to watch over me (3:09) ; Clap yo' hands (2:44) ; Maybe (3:16) -- Funny face. My one and only (2:36) ; 'S wonderful and funny face (2:49) -- Disc two. The bands play George Gershwin. I'll build a stairway to paradise (Paul Whiteman and his orhcestra) (3:13) -- Somebody loves me (Columbians Dance Orchestra) (2:49) -- Oh, lady be good! (Jack Hylton and his orchestra) (3:16) -- Fascinating rhythm (Savoy Orpheans) (3:10) -- That certain feeling (2:52) ; Looking for a boy (2:55) (Percival Macky and his band) -- Clap yo' hands (Roger Wolfe Kahn and his orchestra) (3:17) -- Do do do (2:53) ; Someone to watch over me (3:01) (George Olsen and his Music) -- My one and only (Johnny Johnson & his Statler Pennsylvanians) (2:56) -- The man I love (Fred Rich and his Hotel Astor Orchestra) (3:08) -- Oh gee! Oh joy! (Ben Selvin & his orchestra) (2:50) -- 'S wonderful (Billy Cotton's London Savannah Band) (3:09) -- Liza (All the clouds roll away) (Ipana Trougadors ; Sam Lanin, director) (2:58) -- Strike up the band (Bert Lown and his Biltmore Hotel Orchestra) (2:43) -- Embraceable you (Victor Arden, Phil Ohman and their orchestra) (3:14) -- I got rhythm (Fred Rich and his orchestra) (3:12) -- Delishious (Nat Shilkret and his orchestra) (3:18).
Subject Piano music.
Piano music, Arranged.
Big band music.
Musicals -- Excerpts, Arranged.
Added Title Instrumental music. Selections
Standard No. 5019317070410
Music No. DSOY741 Sounds of Yester Year
DSOY2123 Sounds of Yester Year

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