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Fascinating Rhythm - The Broadway Gershwin


Release Date: 10/27/1998 
Label:  Rca   Catalog #: 63294   Spars Code: AAD 
Composer:  George Gershwin
Performer:  Jack [Pop Vocals] SmithWhispering Jack SmithArthur JohnstonGertrude Lawrence,   ... 
Conductor:  Paul WhitemanFred WaringRoger Wolfe KahnLeo Reisman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Peerless Vocal QuartetPaul Whiteman OrchestraArden Ohman Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 0 Hours  Mins. 

Special Order: This CD requires additional production time and ships within 2-3 weeks.  

This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Notes and Editorial Reviews

Personnel: Sam Brown (vocals, banjo); Charles Murray (vocals, clarinet, alto saxophone); Harry Shackleford (vocals, tuba); Ramona Davies (vocals, piano); Bob Treaster (vocals, drums); Chick Bullock, Frank Luther , Henry Burr, Lew Conrad, Frank Croxton, Whispering Jack Smith, John Meyers, Johnny Marvin, Albert Campbell, Marion Harris, Lewis James, Gertrude Lawrence, Bob Lawrence (vocals); Eddie Lang, Fred Guy (guitar, banjo); Mike Pingatore, Fred Buck (banjo); Roy Strom, Fred Waring, Joe Raymond, Joe Venuti, Leo Reisman, Bill Townsend (violin); Hale Byers (flute, soprano saxophone, alto saxophone, baritone saxophone); Fred Campbell (flute, alto saxophone, baritone saxophone); Mario Perry (accordion, piano); Johnny Hodges, Don Clark Read more (clarinet, soprano saxophone, alto saxophone); Arnold Brillhardt, Harry Carney, Alfie Evans (clarinet, alto saxophone, baritone saxophone); Gus Mueller, Herb Muse, Ross Gorman (clarinet, alto saxophone); Walter Botsford, Harold Sturr, Elton Cockerill, Barney Bigard (clarinet, tenor saxophone); Benny Bonacio (clarinet); Si Sharp (alto saxophone); Cootie Williams, Leo McConville, Tommy Gott, Freddie Jenkins, Nelson Keller, Frank Cush, Henry Busse, Frank Siegrist, Arthur Whetsol, Bunny Berigan (trumpet); Jim Gilliland, Roy Maxon, Jim Cassidy, Jack Teagarden, Joe "Tricky Sam" Nanton, Miff Mole, Buster Johnson (trombone); Juan Tizol (valve trombone); Arthur "Babe" Campbell, Carl Wagner, Sammy Heiss, Jimmy Mullen (tuba); Duke Ellington, Ferde Grofé, Henry Lange, Arthur Johnson, Phil Ohman, Johnnie Johnson, Tom Waring, Victor Arden, Roy Bargy, Arthur Schutt (piano); Poley McClintock, Hal McDonald, George Marsh , Sonny Greer, Vic Berton (drums).

Liner Note Author: Dwight Blocker Bowers.

Recording information: Camden, NJ (06/09/1920-10/27/1933); Chicago, IL (06/09/1920-10/27/1933); New York, NY (06/09/1920-10/27/1933).

Directors: Fred Waring; Leo Reisman; Roger Wolfe Kahn; Tom Waring; Frank Black .

Photographer: Corbis Bettman.
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Works on This Recording

1.
Capitol Revue: Swanee by George Gershwin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Peerless Vocal Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1919; New York, USA 
2.
George White's Scandals of 1922: I'll build a stairway to paradise by George Gershwin
Conductor:  Paul Whiteman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Paul Whiteman Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1922; USA 
3.
Nashville Nightingale by George Gershwin
Conductor:  Fred Waring
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1923; USA 
4.
Lady, be Good: Fascinating rhythm by George Gershwin
Conductor:  Paul Whiteman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Paul Whiteman Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
5.
Lady, Be Good!: Oh, Lady be good by George Gershwin
Conductor:  Paul Whiteman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Paul Whiteman Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
6.
Tip-toes: Sweet and low-down by George Gershwin
Conductor:  Paul Whiteman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Paul Whiteman Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1925; New York, USA 
7.
Oh, Kay!: Clap yo' hands by George Gershwin
Performer:  Jack [Pop Vocals] Smith (Voice), Whispering Jack Smith (Voice), Arthur Johnston (Voice)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; USA 
8.
Funny Face: 'S Wonderful by George Gershwin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Arden Ohman Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1927; USA 
9.
Oh, Kay!: Do, Do, Do by George Gershwin
Performer:  Gertrude Lawrence (Voice), Tom Waring (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; USA 
10.
Oh, Kay!: Someone to watch over me by George Gershwin
Performer:  Gertrude Lawrence (Voice), Tom Waring (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; USA 
11.
Rosalie: O Gee, O Joy by George Gershwin
Performer:  Johnnie Johnson (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; USA 
12.
Funny Face: My one and only by George Gershwin
Performer:  Johnnie Johnson (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1927; USA 
13.
Tip-toes: Looking for a boy by George Gershwin
Conductor:  Roger Wolfe Kahn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Roger Wolfe Kahn Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1925; New York, USA 
14.
Strike up the Band: Soon by George Gershwin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Arden Ohman Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1929; USA 
15.
Show Girl: Liza "All the clouds'll roll away" by George Gershwin
Performer:  Lew Conrad (Voice)
Conductor:  Leo Reisman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leo Reisman Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1929; USA 
16.
Girl Crazy: Sam and Delilah by George Gershwin
Performer:  Edward "Duke" Ellington (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; USA 
17.
Of Thee I Sing: Who cares? by George Gershwin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Arden Ohman Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1931; USA 
18.
Pardon my English: My cousin in Milwaukee by George Gershwin
Performer:  Ramona Davies (Voice), Ramona Davies (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1933; USA 
19.
Let 'em Eat Cake: Medley by George Gershwin
Performer:  Bob Lawrence (Voice), Ramona Davies (Voice)
Conductor:  Paul Whiteman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Paul Whiteman Orchestra

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