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La Folie Americaine! - Dvorak, Gershwin, Bernstein, Barber, Copland, Glass, Adams

Dvorak / Gershwin / Bernstein / Barber / Copland
Release Date: 02/11/2014 
Label:  Erato   Catalog #: 2564634485   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  George GershwinSamuel BarberPhilip GlassAaron Copland,   ... 
Performer:  André PrevinHélène GrimaudRichard Rodney BennettDame Kiri Te Kanawa,   ... 
Conductor:  André PrevinDavid ZinmanJohn McGlinnSimon Rattle,   ... 
Number of Discs: 3 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 3 Hours 45 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Rhapsody in Blue by George Gershwin
Performer:  André Previn (Piano)
Conductor:  André Previn
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
Length: 14 Minutes 49 Secs. 
2.
An American in Paris by George Gershwin
Conductor:  André Previn
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; USA 
Length: 18 Minutes 4 Secs. 
3.
Concerto pour piano en fa majeur: 3. Allegro agitato by George Gershwin
Performer:  Hélène Grimaud (Piano)
Conductor:  David Zinman
Period: Modern 
Written: 1925; United States of Ame 
Length: 6 Minutes 55 Secs. 
4.
Préludes (3): No. 3 en mi bémol mineur by George Gershwin
Performer:  Richard Rodney Bennett (Piano)
Period: Modern 
Written: 1926; United States of Ame 
Length: 1 Minutes 23 Secs. 
5.
Lady, be Good: The man I love by George Gershwin
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa ()
Conductor:  John McGlinn
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 33 Secs. 
6.
Girl Crazy: Embraceable you by George Gershwin
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa ()
Conductor:  John McGlinn
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; USA 
Length: 4 Minutes 33 Secs. 
7.
Girl Crazy: I got rhythm by George Gershwin
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa ()
Conductor:  John McGlinn
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 34 Secs. 
8.
Variations on "I got rhythm" for Piano and Orchestra by George Gershwin
Performer:  Katia Labèque (Piano), Marielle Labèque (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934; USA 
Length: 1 Minutes 18 Secs. 
9.
Porgy and Bess: Summertime by George Gershwin
Performer:  Harolyn [Soprano Vocals] Blackwell (Voice)
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 13 Secs. 
10.
Porgy & Bess: Ain't necessarily so by George Gershwin
Performer:  Cynthia Clarey (Voice), Damon Evans (Voice), Marietta Simpson (Voice)
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Period: Modern 
Written: 1935; United States of Ame 
Length: 6 Minutes 2 Secs. 
11.
Agnus Dei, Op. 11 by Samuel Barber
Conductor:  David Hill
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1967; USA 
Length: 7 Minutes 44 Secs. 
12.
Excursions: 3. Allegretto by Samuel Barber
Performer:  Leon McCawley (Piano)
Period: Modern 
Written: 1942-1944; United States of Ame 
Length: 3 Minutes 24 Secs. 
13.
Facades by Philip Glass
Conductor:  Christopher Warren-Green
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1981; USA 
Length: 7 Minutes 50 Secs. 
14.
Fanfare for the common man by Aaron Copland
Conductor:  Carl Davis
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 10 Secs. 
15.
Appalachian Spring: Suite by Aaron Copland
Conductor:  Richard Hickox
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944-1945; USA 
Length: 26 Minutes 4 Secs. 
16.
Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 35: Romance by Erich Wolfgang Korngold
Performer:  Renaud Capuçon (Violin)
Conductor:  Yannick Nézet-Séguin
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1945; USA 
Length: 9 Minutes 12 Secs. 
17.
Sonatas and Interludes for Prepared Piano by John Cage
Performer:  Joanna MacGregor (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1946-1948; USA 
Length: 1 Minutes 31 Secs. 
18.
West Side Story: Symphonic Dances by Leonard Bernstein
Conductor:  Paavo Järvi
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1960; USA 
Length: 22 Minutes 41 Secs. 
19.
Divertimento for Orchestra by Leonard Bernstein
Conductor:  Paavo Järvi
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1980; USA 
Length: 13 Minutes 38 Secs. 
20.
Anniversaries (5) for Piano by Leonard Bernstein
Performer:  Michel Legrand (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1949-1951; USA 
Length: 5 Minutes 17 Secs. 
21.
Prelude, Fugue and Riffs by Leonard Bernstein
Performer:  Wayne Marshall (Piano), Sabine Meyer (Clarinet)
Conductor:  Paavo Järvi
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1949/1955; USA 
Length: 8 Minutes 10 Secs. 
22.
Fanfares (2) for Orchestra: Short Ride in a Fast Machine by John Adams
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1986; USA 
Length: 4 Minutes 20 Secs. 
23.
Maple Leaf Rag by Scott Joplin
Performer:  Michel Legrand (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1899; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 8 Secs. 
24.
The Entertainer by Scott Joplin
Performer:  Michel Legrand (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1902; USA 
Length: 4 Minutes 35 Secs. 
25.
Symphonie no. 9 en mi mineur 'du Nouveau Monde': 4. Allegro con fuoco by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Riccardo Muti
Period: Romantic 
Length: 10 Minutes 45 Secs. 
26.
Eight Lines (revision of "Octet"), for chamber orchestra by Steve Reich
Conductor:  Christopher Warren-Green
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 1979; United States of Ame 
Length: 17 Minutes 59 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Rhapsody in Blue: Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue
An American in Paris: Gershwin: An American in Paris
Piano Concerto in F Major : III. Allegro agitato: Gershwin: Piano Concerto in F Major : III. Allegro agitato
Three Preludes: No. 3 in E-Flat Minor: Gershwin: Three Preludes: No. 3 in E-Flat Minor
The man I love: Gershwin: The man I love
Girl Crazy: Embraceable you: Gershwin: Girl Crazy: Embraceable you
Girl Crazy: I got rhythm: Gershwin: Girl Crazy: I got rhythm
I Got Rhythm Variations: Introduction and theme: Gershwin: I Got Rhythm Variations: Introduction and theme
I Got Rhythm Variations: Variation 1: Moderato: Gershwin: I Got Rhythm Variations: Variation 1: Moderato
I Got Rhythm Variations: Variation 2: Allegretto valse triste: Gershwin: I Got Rhythm Variations: Variation 2: Allegretto valse triste
I Got Rhythm Variations: Variation 3: Allegretto giocoso (Chinese variation): Gershwin: I Got Rhythm Variations: Variation 3: Allegretto giocoso (Chinese variation)
I Got Rhythm Variations: Variation 4: Allegretto - Andantino: Gershwin: I Got Rhythm Variations: Variation 4: Allegretto - Andantino
I Got Rhythm Variations: Variation 5: Allegro: Gershwin: I Got Rhythm Variations: Variation 5: Allegro
Porgy and Bess, Act 1: "Summertime": Gershwin: Porgy and Bess, Act 1: "Summertime"
Porgy and Bess, Act 2: It ain't necessarily so: Gershwin: Porgy and Bess, Act 2: It ain't necessarily so
Agnus Dei: Barber: Agnus Dei
Excursions, Op. 20: III. Allegretto: Barber: Excursions, Op. 20: III. Allegretto
Façades: Glass: Façades
Fanfare for the Common Man: Copland: Fanfare for the Common Man
Appalachian Spring - Suite from the Ballet: Copland: Appalachian Spring - Suite from the Ballet
Violin Concerto in D Major, Op. 35: II. Romance: Andante: Korngold: Violin Concerto in D Major, Op. 35: II. Romance: Andante
Eight Lines: Reich: Eight Lines
Sonatas and Interludes: No. 5: Cage: Sonatas and Interludes: No. 5

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