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Kiri Sings Gershwin /Mcglinn, New Princess Theater Orchestra


Release Date: 10/25/1990 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 47454   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  George Gershwin
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa
Conductor:  John McGlinn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York New Princess Theatre OrchestraNew York Choral ArtistsThe Foursome
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 46 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Primrose: Boy wanted by George Gershwin
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  John McGlinn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York New Princess Theatre Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
Venue:  New York 
Language: English 
Notes: Orchestrated: Frank Saddler 
2.
George White's Scandals of 1924: Somebody loves 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: 1924; USA 
Venue:  New York 
Language: English 
Notes: Orchestrated: Maurice de Packh 
3.
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 
Venue:  New York 
Language: English 
Notes: Orchestrated: Edward Powell 
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 
Venue:  New York 
Language: English 
5.
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 
Venue:  New York 
Language: English 
Notes: Orchestrated: Hilding Anderson 
6.
Strike up the Band: Meadow Serenade by George Gershwin
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  John McGlinn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York New Princess Theatre Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1927; New York, USA 
Venue:  New York 
Language: English 
Notes: Orchestrated Maurice Peress and Larry Moore 
7.
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 
Venue:  New York 
Language: English 
Notes: Orchestrated: Russell Warner 
8.
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 
Venue:  New York 
Language: English 
Notes: Orchestrated: Robert Russell Bennett 
9.
Damsel in Distress: Things are looking up 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 
Venue:  New York 
Language: English 
Notes: Orchestrated: Robert Russell Bennett 
10.
Goldwyn Follies: Love is here to stay 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 
Venue:  New York 
Language: English 
Notes: Orchestrated: Edward Powell 
11.
Girl Crazy: But not for 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: 1930; USA 
Venue:  New York 
Language: English 
Notes: Orchestrated: Robert Russell Bennett 
12.
Strike up the Band: Soon by George Gershwin
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  John McGlinn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York New Princess Theatre Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1929; USA 
Venue:  New York 
Language: English 
Notes: Orchestrated: Sol Berkowitz 
13.
Damsel in Distress: Nice work if you can get it 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: 1937; USA 
Venue:  New York 
Language: English 
Notes: Orchestrated: Robert Russell Bennett 
14.
Girl Crazy: Embraceable you by George Gershwin
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  John McGlinn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York New Princess Theatre Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; USA 
Venue:  New York 
Language: English 
Notes: Orchestrated: Robert Russell Bennett 
15.
Lady, be Good: The man I love by George Gershwin
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  John McGlinn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York New Princess Theatre Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
Venue:  New York 
Language: English 
Notes: Orchestrated: William Daly 

Sound Samples

George White's Scandals of 1924: Somebody loves me (B. G. De Sylva & Ballard MacDonald: orch. Maurice de Packh)
Primrose: Boy wanted (Ira Gershwin & Desmond Carter: orch. Frank Sadler)
A Damsel in Distress: Things are looking up (Ira Gershwin: orch. Robert Russell Bennett)
Goldwyn Follies: Love walked in (Ira Gershwin: orch. Edward Powell)
Goldwyn Follies: Love is here to stay (Ira Gershwin: orch. Edward Powell)
Oh, Kay!: Someone to watch over me (Ira Gershwin: orch. Hilding Anderson)
Girl Crazy: But not for me (Ira Gershwin: orch. Robert Russell Bennett)
Porgy and Bess: Summertime (DuBose Hayward)
Strike Up the Band (first version): The man I love (Ira Gershwin: orch. Williams Daly)
Strike Up The Band (second version): Soon (Ira Gershwin: orch. Sol Berkowitz)
Strike Up the Band (first version): Meadow Serenade [unpublished] (Ira Gershwin: orch. Maurice Peress & Larry Moore)
A Damsel in Distress: Nice work if you can get it (Ira Gershwin: orch. Robert Russell Bennett)
By Strauss (Ira Gershwin: orch. Russell Warner)
Girl Crazy: Embraceable you (Ira Gershwin: orch. Robert Russell Bennett)
Girl Crazy: I got rhythm (Ira Gershwin: orch. Robert Russell Bennett)

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