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Gershwin: Rhapsody In Blue, Etc / Levine, Chicago So


Release Date: 06/15/1993 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 431625   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  George Gershwin
Performer:  James Levine
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 7 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. An American in Paris by George Gershwin
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; USA 
Date of Recording: 07/1990 
Venue:  Orchestra Hall, Chicago 
Length: 17 Minutes 33 Secs. 
2. Cuban Overture by George Gershwin
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932; USA 
Date of Recording: 07/1990 
Venue:  Orchestra Hall, Chicago 
Length: 9 Minutes 47 Secs. 
3. Porgy and Bess: Suite "Catfish Row" by George Gershwin
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; USA 
Date of Recording: 07/1990 
Venue:  Orchestra Hall, Chicago 
Length: 23 Minutes 21 Secs. 
4. Rhapsody in Blue by George Gershwin
Performer:  James Levine (Piano)
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
Date of Recording: 07/1990 
Venue:  Orchestra Hall, Chicago 
Length: 16 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Notes: Orchestrated: Ferde Grofé (for jazz band) 

Sound Samples

An American in Paris - revised by F. Campbell-Watson
Rhapsody in Blue - Jazz Band Version, orch.: Ferde Grofé: Rhapsody in Blue
Cuban Overture
"Porgy and Bess" Suite (Catfish Row): "Porgy and Bess" Suite
An American in Paris - revised by F. Campbell-Watson

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