WGBH Radio WGBH Radio theclassicalstation.org

Gershwin: Porgy And Bess / New Broadway Cast Recording

Audra Mcdonald
Release Date: 05/22/2012 
Label:  Ps Classics   Catalog #: 1206   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  George Gershwin
Performer:  Audra McDonaldNorm LewisDavid Alan Grier
Conductor:  Constantine Kitsopoulos
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 36 Mins. 

In Stock: Usually ships in 24 hours.  
On sale! $20.97
CD:  $17.99
In Stock



Works on This Recording

1. Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin
Performer:  Audra McDonald (Soprano), Norm Lewis (Voice), David Alan Grier (Voice)
Conductor:  Constantine Kitsopoulos
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
Venue:  MSR Studios, New York, NY 
Length: 80 Minutes 50 Secs. 

Customer Reviews

Average Customer Review:  1 Customer Review )
 Gershwin's smiling June 14, 2012 By A. Karalitzky (EAST NORTHPORT, NY) See All My Reviews "The production was simple, the sets basic... but the voices soar. My kids had blank looks hen I said I had tickets for P & B on Broadway but this production woke them up and showed them who and what Gershwin was. This abridged version fills the needs of the opera and was magnificent. Audra McDonald was amazing but so was everyone in the cast." Report Abuse
Review This Title
Review This Title Share on Facebook