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Release Date: 11/17/1992 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 54530   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  George GershwinTraditionalRichard MarxCarol Connors,   ... 
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te KanawaJeremy LubbockKere BuchananCarl Doy,   ... 
Conductor:  John McGlinnDouglas GamleyJonathan TunickCarl Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York New Princess Theatre OrchestraThe FoursomeNew York Choral Artists,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 58 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Girl Crazy: I got rhythm by George Gershwin
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  John McGlinn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York New Princess Theatre Orchestra,  The Foursome
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; USA 
Notes: Orchestrated: Robert Russell Bennett 
2.
Goldwyn Follies: Love walked in by George Gershwin
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  John McGlinn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York New Princess Theatre Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937; USA 
Notes: Orchestrated: Edward Powell 
3.
Oh, Kay!: Someone to watch over me by George Gershwin
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  John McGlinn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York New Princess Theatre Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; USA 
Notes: Orchestrated: Hilding Anderson 
4.
Porgy and Bess: Summertime by George Gershwin
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  John McGlinn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York New Princess Theatre Orchestra,  New York Choral Artists
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
5.
Show is on: By Strauss by George Gershwin
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  John McGlinn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York New Princess Theatre Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937; USA 
6.
Come to the fair by Traditional
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Douglas Gamley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra London members
Period: Romantic 
Written: England 
Notes: Arranged: E. Martin and Douglas Gamley 
7.
The Ash Grove by Traditional
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Douglas Gamley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra London members
Written: Wales, UK 
Notes: Arranged: Douglas Gamley 
8.
Greensleeves by Traditional
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Douglas Gamley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra London members
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
Notes: Arranged: Douglas Gamley 
9.
Danny Boy "Londonderry Air" by Traditional
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Douglas Gamley
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra London members
Written: Ireland 
Notes: Arranged: Douglas Gamley 
10.
The best of me by Richard Marx
Performer:  Jeremy Lubbock (Piano), Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
11.
With you I'm born again by Carol Connors
Performer:  Jeremy Lubbock (Synthesizer), Kere Buchanan (Drums), Carl Doy (Keyboards),
Rob Winch (Double Bass), Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1980 
Notes: Arranged: Jeremy Lubbock and Carl Doy 
12.
An American Tail: Somewhere Out There by James Horner
Performer:  Carl Doy (Keyboards), Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), Malcolm McNeill (Voice),
Kere Buchanan (Drums), Rob Winch (Double Bass)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1986 
Notes: Arranged: Carl Doy
This work was composed in collaboration with Barry Mann. 
13.
High, Wide and Handsome: The Folks Who Live on the Hill by Jerome Kern
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Jonathan Tunick
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Sinfonietta
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937; USA 
Notes: Arranged: Jonathan Tunick 
14.
Roberta: Smoke Gets in Your Eyes by Jerome Kern
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Jonathan Tunick
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Sinfonietta
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1933; USA 
Notes: Arranged: Jonathan Tunick 
15.
The Last Time I Saw Paris by Jerome Kern
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Jonathan Tunick
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Sinfonietta
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1941; USA 
Notes: Arranged: Jonathan Tunick 
16.
Liverpool Oratorio: The world you're coming into by Paul McCartney
Performer:  Jeremy Budd (Treble), Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Carl Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1991; England 
17.
He Was Beautiful by Stanley Myers
Performer:  Rob Winch (Double Bass), Frank Ricotti (Vibraphone), Carl Doy (Piano),
Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), Kere Buchanan (Drums)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1980 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Jeremy Lubbock and Dave McRae 

Sound Samples

Girl Crazy: I got rhythm (Ira Gershwin: orch. Robert Russell Bennett)
Goldwyn Follies: Love walked in (Ira Gershwin: orch. Edward Powell)
Oh, Kay!: Someone to watch over me (Ira Gershwin: orch. Hilding Anderson)
Porgy and Bess: Summertime (DuBose Hayward)
By Strauss (Ira Gershwin: orch. Russell Warner)
Come to the Fair
The Ash Grove
Greensleeves (arr. Gamley)
Danny Boy (arr. Gamley)
The Best of Me
He was beautiful (rhythm arrangement Dave McRae)
Somewhere out there (from film 'An American Tail') (arr. Carl Doy)
With you I'm born again (orch. arr. Jeremy Lubbock)
High, Wide and Handsome: The Folks Who Live On the Hill
Roberta: Smoke Gets In Your Eyes
The Last Time I Saw Paris
Liverpool Oratorio, VII - Crises: The world you're coming into

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