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Gershwin: Songbook & Improvisations / Wayne Marshall


Release Date: 09/02/2008 
Label:  Erato   Catalog #: 22101   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  George Gershwin
Performer:  Wayne Marshall
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 7 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Master Gershwin pianist Wayne Marshall gives us fourteen of the composer's timeless tunes plus the three Preludes in this thoughtful yet whimsical disc. Master Gershwin pianist Wayne Marshall gives us fourteen of the composer's timeless tunes plus the three Preludes in this thoughtful yet whimsical disc. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Preludes (3) for Piano by George Gershwin
Performer:  Wayne Marshall (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; USA 
Length: 6 Minutes 59 Secs. 
2.
Lady, be Good: Fascinating rhythm by George Gershwin
Performer:  Wayne Marshall (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 28 Secs. 
3.
Porgy and Bess: I loves you, Porgy by George Gershwin
Performer:  Wayne Marshall (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 29 Secs. 
4.
Shall We Dance: They can't take that away from me by George Gershwin
Performer:  Wayne Marshall (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936-1937; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 13 Secs. 
5.
Porgy and Bess: Summertime by George Gershwin
Performer:  Wayne Marshall (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
Length: 12 Minutes 10 Secs. 
6.
Lady, Be Good!: Oh, Lady be good by George Gershwin
Performer:  Wayne Marshall (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 26 Secs. 
7.
Shall We Dance: Let's call the whole thing off by George Gershwin
Performer:  Wayne Marshall (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936-1937; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 50 Secs. 
8.
Girl Crazy: Embraceable you by George Gershwin
Performer:  Wayne Marshall (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 24 Secs. 
9.
Oh, Kay!: Someone to watch over me by George Gershwin
Performer:  Wayne Marshall (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; USA 
Length: 4 Minutes 42 Secs. 
10.
Goldwyn Follies: Love walked in by George Gershwin
Performer:  Wayne Marshall (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937; USA 
Length: 5 Minutes 49 Secs. 
11.
Show is on: By Strauss by George Gershwin
Performer:  Wayne Marshall (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937; USA 
Length: 4 Minutes 0 Secs. 
12.
Goldwyn Follies: Love is here to stay by George Gershwin
Performer:  Wayne Marshall (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937; USA 
Length: 5 Minutes 37 Secs. 
13.
Porgy and Bess: Oh Bess, where's my Bess? by George Gershwin
Performer:  Wayne Marshall (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 27 Secs. 
14.
Porgy and Bess: Clara, Clara by George Gershwin
Performer:  Wayne Marshall (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 4 Secs. 
15.
Girl Crazy: I got rhythm by George Gershwin
Performer:  Wayne Marshall (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 49 Secs. 

Customer Reviews

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 Excellent! June 11, 2015 By William N. (Baldwinsville, NY) See All My Reviews "I found this to be highly entertaining, and beautifully recorded." Report Abuse
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