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Classic Gershwin / Bernstein, Gershwin, Rampal, Et Al


Release Date: 10/25/1990 
Label:  Cbs Masterworks Catalog #: 42516   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  George Gershwin
Performer:  George GershwinMichael Tilson ThomasLaurie HollowayCleo Laine,   ... 
Conductor:  Michael Tilson ThomasLeonard BernsteinZubin MehtaMichel Colombier,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Jazz BandNew York PhilharmonicLos Angeles Philharmonic members,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 0 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Rhapsody in Blue by George Gershwin
Performer:  George Gershwin (Piano)
Conductor:  Michael Tilson Thomas
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Columbia Jazz Band
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
Notes: The solo piano part features a piano roll made by George Gershwin. 
2. An American in Paris by George Gershwin
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; USA 
3. Preludes (3) for Piano by George Gershwin
Performer:  Michael Tilson Thomas (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; USA 
4. Funny Face: He loves and she loves by George Gershwin
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1927; USA 
Notes: Arrangement used in the Woody Allen Film "Manhattan". 
5. Of Thee I Sing: Love is sweeping the country by George Gershwin
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1931; USA 
Notes: Arrangement used in the Woody Allen Film "Manhattan". 
6. Land of the Gay Caballero by George Gershwin
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Notes: Arrangement used in the Woody Allen Film "Manhattan". 
7. Strike up the Band: Strike up the band by George Gershwin
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1927/1929; New York, USA 
Notes: Arrangement used in the Woody Allen Film "Manhattan". 
8. Girl Crazy: But not for me by George Gershwin
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; USA 
Notes: Arrangement used in the Woody Allen Film "Manhattan". 
9. Preludes (3) for Piano by George Gershwin
Performer:  Michael Tilson Thomas (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; USA 
Notes: This selection is a DDD recording. 
10. Girl Crazy: Embraceable you by George Gershwin
Performer:  Laurie Holloway (Piano), Cleo Laine (Voice), Allen Walley (Bass)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; USA 
11. Show Girl: Liza "All the clouds'll roll away" by George Gershwin
Performer:  Robbie Buchanan (Synthesizer), Randy Kerber (Synthesizer), Michel Colombier (Synthesizer),
Jean-Pierre Rampal (Flute), Vince Colaiuta (Drums)
Conductor:  Michel Colombier
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Los Angeles Philharmonic members
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1929; USA 
Notes: Arranged: Michel Colombier
This selection is a DDD recording. 
12. Damsel in Distress: A foggy day by George Gershwin
Performer:  John Williams (Guitar)
Conductor:  William Goodchild
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937; USA 
Notes: Arranged: Steven Gray
This selection is a DDD recording. 
13. Porgy and Bess: Overture by George Gershwin
Conductor:  Michael Tilson Thomas
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
14. Porgy and Bess: Summertime by George Gershwin
Performer:  Harold Jones (Drums), George Gaffney (Piano), Sarah Vaughan (Voice),
Andy Simpkins (Bass)
Conductor:  Michael Tilson Thomas
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
Notes: Arranged: Marty Paich 
15. Porgy and Bess: It ain't necessarily so by George Gershwin
Performer:  Harold Jones (Drums), Andy Simpkins (Bass), George Gaffney (Piano),
Sarah Vaughan (Voice)
Conductor:  Michael Tilson Thomas
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
Notes: Arranged: Marty Paich 
16. Porgy and Bess: I loves you, Porgy by George Gershwin
Performer:  Harold Jones (Drums), Andy Simpkins (Bass), Sarah Vaughan (Voice),
George Gaffney (Piano)
Conductor:  Michael Tilson Thomas
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
Notes: Arranged: Marty Paich 

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