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Kern: Overtures And Music From Swing Time / McGlinn


Release Date: 04/24/2007 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 49630   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Jerome Kern
Conductor:  John McGlinn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic OrchestraAmbrosian ChorusNational Philharmonic Orchestra London
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 7 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Notes and Editorial Reviews

This spectacularly engineered disc features the world premiere recordings of the original versions of the overtures to Kern's Broadway shows, including The Cat and the Fiddle, Sitting Pretty, and Very Warm for May, as well as a suite drawn from the original score for the RKO film Swing Time. This spectacularly engineered disc features the world premiere recordings of the original versions of the overtures to Kern's Broadway shows, including The Cat and the Fiddle, Sitting Pretty, and Very Warm for May, as well as a suite drawn from the original score for the RKO film Swing Time. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
The Cat and the Fiddle: Overture by Jerome Kern
Conductor:  John McGlinn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1931; USA 
2.
Girl from Utah: Overture by Jerome Kern
Conductor:  John McGlinn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914; USA 
3.
Leave it to Jane: Overture by Jerome Kern
Conductor:  John McGlinn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1917; USA 
4.
Have a Heart: Overture by Jerome Kern
Conductor:  John McGlinn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1917; USA 
5.
Sweet Adeline: Overture by Jerome Kern
Conductor:  John McGlinn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1929; USA 
6.
O Lady! Lady!: Overture by Jerome Kern
Conductor:  John McGlinn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1918; USA 
7.
Sitting Pretty: Overture by Jerome Kern
Conductor:  John McGlinn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
8.
Very Warm for May: Overture by Jerome Kern
Conductor:  John McGlinn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1939; USA 
9.
Swing Time: Overture by Jerome Kern
Conductor:  John McGlinn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; USA 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which also includes "Swing Time: Pick Yourself Up." 
10.
Swing Time: Pick Yourself Up by Jerome Kern
Conductor:  John McGlinn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ambrosian Chorus,  National Philharmonic Orchestra London
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; USA 
Notes: This selection is part of a medley which also includes "Swing Time: Overture." 
11.
Swing Time: The Way You Look Tonight by Jerome Kern
Conductor:  John McGlinn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra London
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; USA 
12.
Swing Time: Waltz in Swing Time by Jerome Kern
Conductor:  John McGlinn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra London
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; USA 
13.
Swing Time: Never Gonna Dance by Jerome Kern
Conductor:  John McGlinn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra London
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; USA 
14.
Swing Time: Bojangles of Harlem by Jerome Kern
Conductor:  John McGlinn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ambrosian Chorus,  National Philharmonic Orchestra London
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; USA 

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