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Gershwin: Complete Piano Works / Dag Achatz


Release Date: 09/23/1994 
Label:  Bis   Catalog #: 404   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  George Gershwin
Performer:  Dag Achatz
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 57 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Impromptu for Piano in 2 keys by George Gershwin
Performer:  Dag Achatz (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: circa 1924; USA 
Date of Recording: 06/1988 
Venue:  Grammar School, Danderyd, Sweden 
Length: 2 Minutes 24 Secs. 
2. Rialto Ripples by George Gershwin
Performer:  Dag Achatz (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1917; USA 
Date of Recording: 06/1988 
Venue:  Grammar School, Danderyd, Sweden 
Length: 2 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Notes: This work was written in collaboration with Will Donaldson. 
3. Rhapsody in Blue by George Gershwin
Performer:  Dag Achatz (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
Date of Recording: 06/1988 
Venue:  Grammar School, Danderyd, Sweden 
Length: 15 Minutes 7 Secs. 
4. Preludes (3) for Piano by George Gershwin
Performer:  Dag Achatz (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; USA 
Date of Recording: 06/1988 
Venue:  Grammar School, Danderyd, Sweden 
Length: 6 Minutes 9 Secs. 
5. Merry Andrew by George Gershwin
Performer:  Dag Achatz (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; New York, USA 
Date of Recording: 06/1988 
Venue:  Grammar School, Danderyd, Sweden 
Length: 1 Minutes 41 Secs. 
6. Three-quarter blues by George Gershwin
Performer:  Dag Achatz (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 06/1988 
Venue:  Grammar School, Danderyd, Sweden 
Length: 0 Minutes 53 Secs. 
7. Capitol Revue: Swanee by George Gershwin
Performer:  Dag Achatz (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1919; New York, USA 
Date of Recording: 06/1988 
Venue:  Grammar School, Danderyd, Sweden 
Length: 0 Minutes 52 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: George Gershwin (1932) 
8. La La Lucille: Nobody but you by George Gershwin
Performer:  Dag Achatz (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1919; USA 
Date of Recording: 06/1988 
Venue:  Grammar School, Danderyd, Sweden 
Length: 0 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: George Gershwin (1932) 
9. French Doll: Do it again by George Gershwin
Performer:  Dag Achatz (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1922; USA 
Date of Recording: 06/1988 
Venue:  Grammar School, Danderyd, Sweden 
Length: 1 Minutes 29 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: George Gershwin (1932) 
10. George White's Scandals of 1922: I'll build a stairway to paradise by George Gershwin
Performer:  Dag Achatz (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1922; USA 
Date of Recording: 06/1988 
Venue:  Grammar School, Danderyd, Sweden 
Length: 0 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: George Gershwin (1932) 
11. Lady, be Good: Fascinating rhythm by George Gershwin
Performer:  Dag Achatz (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
Date of Recording: 06/1988 
Venue:  Grammar School, Danderyd, Sweden 
Length: 0 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: George Gershwin (1932) 
12. Lady, Be Good!: Oh, Lady be good by George Gershwin
Performer:  Dag Achatz (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
Date of Recording: 06/1988 
Venue:  Grammar School, Danderyd, Sweden 
Length: 1 Minutes 1 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: George Gershwin (1932) 
13. Lady, be Good: The man I love by George Gershwin
Performer:  Dag Achatz (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
Date of Recording: 06/1988 
Venue:  Grammar School, Danderyd, Sweden 
Length: 2 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: George Gershwin (1932) 
14. George White's Scandals of 1924: Somebody loves me by George Gershwin
Performer:  Dag Achatz (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
Date of Recording: 06/1988 
Venue:  Grammar School, Danderyd, Sweden 
Length: 1 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: George Gershwin (1932) 
15. Tip-toes: That certain feeling by George Gershwin
Performer:  Dag Achatz (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1925; New York, USA 
Date of Recording: 06/1988 
Venue:  Grammar School, Danderyd, Sweden 
Length: 1 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: George Gershwin (1932) 
16. Tip-toes: Sweet and low-down by George Gershwin
Performer:  Dag Achatz (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1925; New York, USA 
Date of Recording: 06/1988 
Venue:  Grammar School, Danderyd, Sweden 
Length: 1 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: George Gershwin (1932) 
17. Oh, Kay!: Clap yo' hands by George Gershwin
Performer:  Dag Achatz (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; USA 
Date of Recording: 06/1988 
Venue:  Grammar School, Danderyd, Sweden 
Length: 1 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: George Gershwin (1932) 
18. Oh, Kay!: Do, Do, Do by George Gershwin
Performer:  Dag Achatz (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; USA 
Date of Recording: 06/1988 
Venue:  Grammar School, Danderyd, Sweden 
Length: 1 Minutes 12 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: George Gershwin (1932) 
19. Funny Face: My one and only by George Gershwin
Performer:  Dag Achatz (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1927; USA 
Date of Recording: 06/1988 
Venue:  Grammar School, Danderyd, Sweden 
Length: 0 Minutes 48 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: George Gershwin (1932) 
20. Funny Face: 'S Wonderful by George Gershwin
Performer:  Dag Achatz (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1927; USA 
Date of Recording: 06/1988 
Venue:  Grammar School, Danderyd, Sweden 
Length: 1 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: George Gershwin (1932) 
21. Strike up the Band: Strike up the band by George Gershwin
Performer:  Dag Achatz (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1927/1929; New York, USA 
Date of Recording: 06/1988 
Venue:  Grammar School, Danderyd, Sweden 
Length: 1 Minutes 2 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: George Gershwin (1932) 
22. Show Girl: Liza "All the clouds'll roll away" by George Gershwin
Performer:  Dag Achatz (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1929; USA 
Date of Recording: 06/1988 
Venue:  Grammar School, Danderyd, Sweden 
Length: 3 Minutes 19 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: George Gershwin (1932) 
23. Of Thee I Sing: Who cares? by George Gershwin
Performer:  Dag Achatz (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1931; USA 
Date of Recording: 06/1988 
Venue:  Grammar School, Danderyd, Sweden 
Length: 1 Minutes 40 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: George Gershwin (1932) 
24. Girl Crazy: I got rhythm by George Gershwin
Performer:  Dag Achatz (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; USA 
Date of Recording: 06/1988 
Venue:  Grammar School, Danderyd, Sweden 
Length: 1 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Notes: Transcribed: George Gershwin (1932) 
25. George Gershwin's Songbook for Piano by George Gershwin
Performer:  Dag Achatz (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932; USA 
Venue:  Grammar School, Danderyd, Sweden 

Sound Samples

Impromptu in 2 Keys: Impromptu in two Keys
Rialto Ripples: (Rag)
George Gershwin's Song-Book: The Man I love
George Gershwin's Song-Book: Swanee
George Gershwin's Song-Book: Nobody but you
George Gershwin's Song-Book: I'll build a Stairway to Paradise
George Gershwin's Song-Book: Do it again
George Gershwin's Song-Book: Fascinating rhytm
George Gershwin's Song-Book: Oh, Lady be good
George Gershwin's Song-Book: Do do do
George Gershwin's Song-Book: Somebody loves me
George Gershwin's Song-Book: Sweet and low down
George Gershwin's Song-Book: Clap yo' hands
George Gershwin's Song-Book: My one and only
George Gershwin's Song-Book: S' wonderful
George Gershwin's Song-Book: I got rhytm
George Gershwin's Song-Book: Who cares?
George Gershwin's Song-Book: Strike up the Band
George Gershwin's Song-Book: That certain Feeling
George Gershwin's Song-Book: Liza
3 Preludes: Prelude I. Allegro ben ritmato e deciso
3 Preludes: Prelude II. Andante con moto e poco rubato
3 Preludes: Prelude III. Allegro ben ritmato e deciso
Merry Andrew
Three-Quarter Blues, "Irish Waltz": Three-Quarter blues
Promenade
Rhapsody in Blue

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