Gershwin
—Gershwin, George, 1898-1937.
CD
2010
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Item Details
Subjects:
Big band music -- 1921-1930.
Big band music -- 1931-1940.
Big band music -- 2001-2010.
Jazz -- 1921-1930.
Jazz -- 1931-1940.
Jazz -- 2001-2010.
Musicals -- Excerpts, Arranged.
Piano with jazz ensemble.
Popular music -- 1921-1930.
Popular music -- 1931-1940.
Rhapsodies (Music)
Variations (Piano with orchestra)
Other Authors:
Gallodoro, Al.
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937. "I got rhythm" variations.
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937. George White's Scandals of 1922. I'll build a stairway to paradise; arr.
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937. George White's Scandals of 1924. Somebody loves me; arr.
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937. Lady, be good! Fascinating rhythm; arr.
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937. Lady, be good! Man I love; arr.
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937. Porgy and Bess. Summertime; arr.
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937. Rhapsody in blue.
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937. Tip-toes. Sweet and low-down; arr.
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937. Tip-toes. That certain feeling; arr.
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937. Yankee Doodle blues; arr.
Grofé, Ferde, 1892-1972.
Harmonie Ensemble/New York.
Mayorga, Lincoln.
Paul Whiteman Orchestra.
Richman, Steven.
Publisher, Date:
Burbank, CA : Harmonia Mundi USA, p2010.
Description:
1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Other Title:
Selections
Title on container: Gershwin by Grofé [CD] : symphonic jazz : original orchestrations & Ferde Grofé's Whiteman Orchestra arrangements
Symphonic jazz [CD]
Notes:
Compact disc.
"Production USA"--Label.
Program notes by Don Rayno and biographical notes on the performers, in English with French and German translations (27 p. : ports.) inserted in container.
Grofé arrangements reconstructed by Joe Gianono and Steven Richman.
Lincoln Mayorga, piano (1st, 10th, 11th works) ; Al Gallodoro, alto saxophone (9th-11th works), clarinet & bass clarinet (9th, 11th works) ; Harmonie Ensemble/New York ; Steven Richman, conductor.
Recorded May 2007, except Apr. 2004 (9th work) and Apr. 2006 (10th-11th works), at the Performing Arts Center, Purchase College, State University of New York ; track 3 recorded by sound recording historian Jack Stanley, using a 1909 Edison Fireside phonograph with a wax cylinder and acoustic horn.
Contents:
I got rhythm : variations for piano and orchestra (1934) / original orchestration by George Gershwin (8:29)
The Yankee Doodle blues (from Spice of 1922) / George Gershwin, Irving Caesar, B.G. DeSylva (3:15)
The Yankee Doodle blues : new acoustic recording on a 1909 Edison Fireside phonograph (3:16)
That certain feeling (from Tip-toes, 1925) / George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin (2:36)
Somebody loves me (from George White's Scandals of 1924) / George Gershwin, B.G. DeSylva, Ballard MacDonald (2:47)
Sweet and low-down (from Tip-toes) / George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin (2:47)
I'll build a stairway to paradise (from George White's Scandals of 1922) / George Gershwin, B.G. DeSylva, Arthur Francis [a.k.a. Ira Gershwin] (3:24)
The man I love : first recording of the 1938 version (from Lady, be good, 1924) / George Gerswin, Ira Gershwin (5:28)
Fascinating rhythm (from Lady, be good) / George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin (3:08)
Summertime (from Porgy and Bess, 1935) [alto saxophone and piano] / George Gershwin, DuBose Heyward (4:05)
Rhapsody in blue (1924) : original "jazz band" version (15:31).
Publisher or Distributor Number:
HMU 907492
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