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American Rhapsody - A Tribute To George Gershwin / Vienna Arts Orchestra

Gershwin / Vienna Art Orchestra
Release Date: 09/15/1998 
Label:  Rca   Catalog #: 63258   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  George Gershwin
Performer:  Dee Dee BridgewaterJoe LovanoRay AndersonAnna Lauvergnac,   ... 
Conductor:  Mathias Ruegg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Art Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 59 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1. Rhapsody in Blue by George Gershwin
Conductor:  Mathias Ruegg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Art Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
Length: 16 Minutes 23 Secs. 
2. Shall We Dance: They can't take that away from me by George Gershwin
Performer:  Dee Dee Bridgewater (Voice)
Conductor:  Mathias Ruegg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Art Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936-1937; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 47 Secs. 
Language: English 
3. Girl Crazy: But not for me by George Gershwin
Performer:  Joe Lovano (Saxophone)
Conductor:  Mathias Ruegg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Art Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 39 Secs. 
4. Funny Face: The Babbit and the Bromide by George Gershwin
Conductor:  Mathias Ruegg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Art Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 26 Secs. 
5. Strike up the Band: Soon by George Gershwin
Conductor:  Mathias Ruegg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Art Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1929; USA 
Length: 4 Minutes 21 Secs. 
6. Girl Crazy: I got rhythm by George Gershwin
Performer:  Ray Anderson (Trombone)
Conductor:  Mathias Ruegg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Art Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; USA 
Length: 4 Minutes 27 Secs. 
7. Porgy and Bess: My man's gone now by George Gershwin
Performer:  Anna Lauvergnac (Voice)
Conductor:  Mathias Ruegg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Art Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
Length: 4 Minutes 40 Secs. 
8. Oh, Kay!: Someone to watch over me by George Gershwin
Performer:  Shirley Horn (Voice)
Conductor:  Mathias Ruegg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Art Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; USA 
Length: 5 Minutes 55 Secs. 
Language: English 
9. Concerto for Piano in F major: 1st movement, Allegro by George Gershwin
Performer:  Franck Tortiller (Vibraphone)
Conductor:  Mathias Ruegg
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Art Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1925; USA 
Length: 13 Minutes 26 Secs. 

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