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Gershwin: Porgy And Bess (Excerpts) / Slatkin, Estes


Release Date: 02/18/2009 
Label:  Philips   Catalog #: 412720   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  George Gershwin
Performer:  Roberta AlexanderSimon EstesDiane Curry
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Radio Symphony OrchestraBerlin Radio Symphony Chorus
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 48 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1.
Porgy and Bess: Overture by George Gershwin
Performer:  Roberta Alexander (Soprano), Simon Estes (Bass Baritone), Diane Curry (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra,  Berlin Radio Symphony Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
Notes: This recording is also available as Eterna 329036. 
2.
Porgy and Bess: Summertime by George Gershwin
Performer:  Roberta Alexander (Soprano)
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra,  Berlin Radio Symphony Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
Language: English 
3.
Porgy and Bess: My man's gone now by George Gershwin
Performer:  Simon Estes (Bass Baritone), Diane Curry (Mezzo Soprano), Roberta Alexander (Soprano)
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra,  Berlin Radio Symphony Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
Language: English 
4.
Porgy and Bess: I got plenty o' nuttin' by George Gershwin
Performer:  Simon Estes (Bass Baritone), Diane Curry (Mezzo Soprano), Roberta Alexander (Soprano)
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra,  Berlin Radio Symphony Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
Language: English 
5.
Porgy and Bess: Buzzard Song by George Gershwin
Performer:  Simon Estes (Bass Baritone), Diane Curry (Mezzo Soprano), Roberta Alexander (Soprano)
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra,  Berlin Radio Symphony Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
Language: English 
6.
Porgy and Bess: Bess, you is my woman now by George Gershwin
Performer:  Simon Estes (Bass Baritone)
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra,  Berlin Radio Symphony Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
Language: English 
7.
Porgy and Bess: Oh, I can't sit down by George Gershwin
Performer:  Simon Estes (Bass Baritone), Diane Curry (Mezzo Soprano), Roberta Alexander (Soprano)
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra,  Berlin Radio Symphony Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
Language: English 
8.
Porgy and Bess: It ain't necessarily so by George Gershwin
Performer:  Diane Curry (Mezzo Soprano), Simon Estes (Bass Baritone), Roberta Alexander (Soprano)
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra,  Berlin Radio Symphony Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
Language: English 
9.
Porgy and Bess: I ain' got no shame by George Gershwin
Performer:  Simon Estes (Bass Baritone), Diane Curry (Mezzo Soprano), Roberta Alexander (Soprano)
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra,  Berlin Radio Symphony Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
Language: English 
10.
Porgy and Bess: I loves you, Porgy by George Gershwin
Performer:  Simon Estes (Bass Baritone), Roberta Alexander (Soprano)
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra,  Berlin Radio Symphony Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection begins with "Now de time..." 
11.
Porgy and Bess: Oh Bess, where's my Bess? by George Gershwin
Performer:  Diane Curry (Mezzo Soprano), Simon Estes (Bass Baritone)
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra,  Berlin Radio Symphony Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
Language: English 
12.
Porgy and Bess: Oh Lawd, I'm on my way by George Gershwin
Performer:  Simon Estes (Bass Baritone)
Conductor:  Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra,  Berlin Radio Symphony Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
Language: English 

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