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The Best Of Gershwin - Rhapsody In Blue, I Got Rhythm, Etc


Release Date: 01/23/2001 
Label:  Telarc   Catalog #: 80542   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  George Gershwin
Performer:  William TrittHarolyn BlackwellJohn O'Conor
Conductor:  Erich Kunzel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cincinnati Pops
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 12 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Rhapsody in Blue by George Gershwin
Performer:  William Tritt (Piano)
Conductor:  Erich Kunzel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cincinnati Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
Date of Recording: 09/17/1984 
Venue:  Music Hall, Cincinnati, Ohio 
Length: 18 Minutes 3 Secs. 
2. Porgy and Bess: Summertime by George Gershwin
Performer:  Harolyn Blackwell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Erich Kunzel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cincinnati Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
Date of Recording: 1993-97 
Venue:  Music Hall, Cincinnati, Ohio 
Length: 2 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Language: English 
3. Variations on "I got rhythm" for Piano and Orchestra by George Gershwin
Performer:  William Tritt (Piano)
Conductor:  Erich Kunzel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cincinnati Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934; USA 
Date of Recording: 05/05/1985 
Venue:  Music Hall, Cincinnati, Ohio 
Length: 9 Minutes 6 Secs. 
4. Rialto Ripples by George Gershwin
Performer:  William Tritt (Piano)
Conductor:  Erich Kunzel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cincinnati Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1917; USA 
Date of Recording: 12/1987 
Venue:  Music Hall, Cincinnati, Ohio 
Length: 2 Minutes 34 Secs. 
5. An American in Paris by George Gershwin
Conductor:  Erich Kunzel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cincinnati Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; USA 
Date of Recording: 01/05/1981 
Venue:  Music Hall, Cincinnati, Ohio 
Length: 17 Minutes 17 Secs. 
6. Cuban Overture by George Gershwin
Conductor:  Erich Kunzel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cincinnati Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932; USA 
Date of Recording: 09/14/1992 
Venue:  Music Hall, Cincinnati, Ohio 
Length: 9 Minutes 46 Secs. 
7. Lullaby by George Gershwin
Conductor:  Erich Kunzel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cincinnati Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1919; USA 
Date of Recording: 11/01/1993 
Venue:  Music Hall, Cincinnati, Ohio 
Length: 8 Minutes 46 Secs. 
8. Preludes (3) for Piano: no 2 in C sharp minor, Andante con moto e poco rubato by George Gershwin
Performer:  John O'Conor (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; USA 
Date of Recording: 02/1995 
Venue:  Mechanics Hall, Worcester, Massachusetts 
Length: 3 Minutes 19 Secs. 

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