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The Kiri Selection


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 

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