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X2 Joshua Bell: Bernstein - Gershwin / Williams, Zinman, Philharmonia, Lso


Release Date: 07/07/2009 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 750529   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Leonard BernsteinAlexander CourageGeorge Gershwin
Performer:  Joshua BellJohn T. Williams
Conductor:  John T. WilliamsDavid Zinman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony OrchestraPhilharmonia Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1. West Side Story: Suite by Leonard Bernstein
Performer:  Joshua Bell (Violin)
Conductor:  John T. Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1957; USA 
2. On the Town: Lonely town by Leonard Bernstein
Performer:  Joshua Bell (Violin)
Conductor:  David Zinman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944; USA 
Notes: Arranged: William David Brohn  
3. Candide: Make our garden grow by Leonard Bernstein
Performer:  Joshua Bell (Violin)
Conductor:  David Zinman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1956/1988; USA 
Notes: Arranged: John Corigliano 
4. Serenade for Violin and Orchestra "after Plato's Symposium" by Leonard Bernstein
Performer:  Joshua Bell (Violin)
Conductor:  David Zinman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1954; USA 
5. On the Town: New York, New York by Leonard Bernstein
Performer:  Joshua Bell (Violin)
Conductor:  David Zinman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944; USA 
Notes: Arranger: William David Brohn  
6. Fantasy on Gershwin's "Porgy and Bess" for Violin and Orchestra by Alexander Courage
Performer:  Joshua Bell (Violin)
Conductor:  John T. Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
7. Preludes (3) for Piano by George Gershwin
Performer:  Joshua Bell (Violin), John T. Williams (Piano)
Conductor:  John T. Williams
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; USA 
Notes: Arranged for violin and piano by Jascha Heifetz.  
8. Girl Crazy: I got rhythm by George Gershwin
Performer:  Joshua Bell (Violin)
Conductor:  John T. Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; USA 
Notes: Arranged: William David Brohn  
9. Girl Crazy: Embraceable you by George Gershwin
Performer:  Joshua Bell (Violin)
Conductor:  John T. Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; USA 
Notes: Arranged: William David Brohn  
10. Damsel in Distress: Nice work if you can get it by George Gershwin
Performer:  Joshua Bell (Violin)
Conductor:  John T. Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937; USA 
Notes: Arranger: Jonathan Tunick 
11. Show Girl: Liza "All the clouds'll roll away" by George Gershwin
Performer:  Joshua Bell (Violin)
Conductor:  John T. Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1929; USA 
Notes: Arranger: William David Brohn 
12. Girl Crazy: But not for me by George Gershwin
Performer:  Joshua Bell (Violin)
Conductor:  John T. Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; USA 
Notes: Arranger: William David Brohn 
13. Tip-toes: Sweet and low-down by George Gershwin
Performer:  Joshua Bell (Violin)
Conductor:  John T. Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1925; New York, USA 
Notes: Arranged: William David Brohn
This performance incorporates George Gershwin's recording of the song on piano roll.  
14. Goldwyn Follies: Love is here to stay by George Gershwin
Performer:  Joshua Bell (Violin)
Conductor:  John T. Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937; USA 
Notes: Arranger: William David Brohn 

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