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Gershwin Masterpieces / Francois-Joel Thiollier

Gershwin,George / Thiollier
Release Date: 10/27/2009 
Label:  Domovideo   Catalog #: 515  
Composer:  George Gershwin
Performer:  François-Joël Thiollier
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Recorded in July 2006 at Villa Contarini-E. Ghirardi Foundation (Padova, Italy)

A multi-language artist biography is included in the booklet.
NTSC All Region; LPCM 2.0/DTS 5.1; 16:9; Approx. 64 mins.

FILMED IN HIGH DEFINITION

“Thiollier, a pianist absolutely beyond compare, stunned and fascinated his audience with his incredible technique, polished elegance, impeccable sensitivity of sonorities and last buy not least, consummate unstinting musicianship.” – BerlinerMorgenpost
Recorded in July 2006 at Villa Contarini-E. Ghirardi Foundation (Padova, Italy)

A multi-language artist biography is included in the booklet.
NTSC All Region; LPCM 2.0/DTS 5.1; 16:9; Approx. 64 mins.

FILMED IN HIGH DEFINITION

“Thiollier, a pianist absolutely beyond compare, stunned and fascinated his audience with his incredible technique, polished elegance, impeccable sensitivity of sonorities and last buy not least, consummate unstinting musicianship.” – BerlinerMorgenpost
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Works on This Recording

1. Rhapsody in Blue by George Gershwin
Performer:  François-Joël Thiollier (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
2. Preludes (3) for Piano by George Gershwin
Performer:  François-Joël Thiollier (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; USA 
3. An American in Paris: Blues by George Gershwin
Performer:  François-Joël Thiollier (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; USA 
4. Impromptu for Piano in 2 keys by George Gershwin
Performer:  François-Joël Thiollier (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: circa 1924; USA 
5. Lady, be Good: The man I love by George Gershwin
Performer:  François-Joël Thiollier (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
6. Capitol Revue: Swanee by George Gershwin
Performer:  François-Joël Thiollier (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1919; New York, USA 
7. La La Lucille: Nobody but you by George Gershwin
Performer:  François-Joël Thiollier (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1919; USA 
8. George White's Scandals of 1922: I'll build a stairway to paradise by George Gershwin
Performer:  François-Joël Thiollier (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1922; USA 
9. French Doll: Do it again by George Gershwin
Performer:  François-Joël Thiollier (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1922; USA 
10. Lady, be Good: Fascinating rhythm by George Gershwin
Performer:  François-Joël Thiollier (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
11. Lady, Be Good!: Oh, Lady be good by George Gershwin
Performer:  François-Joël Thiollier (Piano)
Written: 1924 
12. George White's Scandals of 1924: Somebody loves me by George Gershwin
Performer:  François-Joël Thiollier (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
13. Tip-toes: Sweet and low-down by George Gershwin
Performer:  François-Joël Thiollier (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1925; New York, USA 
14. Oh, Kay!: Clap yo' hands by George Gershwin
Performer:  François-Joël Thiollier (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; USA 
15. Oh, Kay!: Do, Do, Do by George Gershwin
Performer:  François-Joël Thiollier (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; USA 
16. Funny Face: My one and only by George Gershwin
Performer:  François-Joël Thiollier (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1927; USA 
17. Funny Face: 'S Wonderful by George Gershwin
Performer:  François-Joël Thiollier (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1927; USA 
18. Strike up the Band: Strike up the band by George Gershwin
Performer:  François-Joël Thiollier (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1927/1929; New York, USA 
19. Girl Crazy: I got rhythm by George Gershwin
Performer:  François-Joël Thiollier (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; USA 
20. Of Thee I Sing: Who cares? by George Gershwin
Performer:  François-Joël Thiollier (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1931; USA 
21. Tip-toes: That certain feeling by George Gershwin
Performer:  François-Joël Thiollier (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1925; New York, USA 
22. Show Girl: Liza "All the clouds'll roll away" by George Gershwin
Performer:  François-Joël Thiollier (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1929; USA 

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