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George Gershwin, Jerome Kern: Songs And Piano Music

Gershwin: Songs & Piano Music / Various
Release Date: 05/04/2010 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 06693   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  George GershwinJerome Kern
Performer:  Richard Rodney BennettBarry Tuckwell
Conductor:  Neil Richardson
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 15 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Lady, be Good: Little jazz bird by George Gershwin
Performer:  Richard Rodney Bennett (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
Date of Recording: 02/1975 
Venue:  Paddington, London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 51 Secs. 
2.
Porgy and Bess: Oh Bess, where's my Bess? by George Gershwin
Performer:  Richard Rodney Bennett (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
Date of Recording: 02/1975 
Venue:  Paddington, London, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 16 Secs. 
3.
Oh, Kay!: Someone to watch over me by George Gershwin
Performer:  Richard Rodney Bennett (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; USA 
Date of Recording: 02/1975 
Venue:  Paddington, London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 27 Secs. 
4.
Preludes (3) for Piano by George Gershwin
Performer:  Richard Rodney Bennett (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; USA 
Date of Recording: 09/1979 
Venue:  Wigmore Hall, London, England 
Length: 6 Minutes 24 Secs. 
5.
Shall We Dance: Promenade "Walking the dog" by George Gershwin
Performer:  Richard Rodney Bennett (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936-1937; USA 
Date of Recording: 09/1979 
Venue:  Wigmore Hall, London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 50 Secs. 
6.
Merry Andrew by George Gershwin
Performer:  Richard Rodney Bennett (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; New York, USA 
Date of Recording: 09/1979 
Venue:  Wigmore Hall, London, England 
Length: 1 Minutes 29 Secs. 
7.
Porgy and Bess: Jasbo Brown Blues by George Gershwin
Performer:  Richard Rodney Bennett (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
Date of Recording: 09/1979 
Venue:  Wigmore Hall, London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 2 Secs. 
8.
Impromptu for Piano in 2 keys by George Gershwin
Performer:  Richard Rodney Bennett (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: circa 1924; USA 
Date of Recording: 09/1979 
Venue:  Wigmore Hall, London, England 
Length: 1 Minutes 19 Secs. 
9.
Waltzes (2) for Piano in C major by George Gershwin
Performer:  Richard Rodney Bennett (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1933; New York, USA 
Date of Recording: 09/1979 
Venue:  Wigmore Hall, London, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 3 Secs. 
10.
Three-quarter blues by George Gershwin
Performer:  Richard Rodney Bennett (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 09/1979 
Venue:  Wigmore Hall, London, England 
Length: 0 Minutes 55 Secs. 
11.
Rialto Ripples by George Gershwin
Performer:  Richard Rodney Bennett (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1917; USA 
Date of Recording: 09/1979 
Venue:  Wigmore Hall, London, England 
Length: 2 Minutes 31 Secs. 
12.
George Gershwin's Songbook for Piano by George Gershwin
Performer:  Richard Rodney Bennett (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932; USA 
Date of Recording: 11/1974 
Venue:  Hornsey Town Hall, London, England 
Length: 15 Minutes 19 Secs. 
13.
Roberta: Smoke Gets in Your Eyes by Jerome Kern
Performer:  Richard Rodney Bennett (Piano), Barry Tuckwell (Horn)
Conductor:  Neil Richardson
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1933; USA 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 27 Secs. 
14.
Swing Time: The Way You Look Tonight by Jerome Kern
Performer:  Richard Rodney Bennett (Piano), Barry Tuckwell (Horn)
Conductor:  Neil Richardson
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; USA 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 21 Secs. 
15.
Very Warm for May: All the Things You Are by Jerome Kern
Performer:  Barry Tuckwell (Horn), Richard Rodney Bennett (Piano)
Conductor:  Neil Richardson
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1939; USA 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 10 Secs. 
16.
Roberta: Yesterdays by Jerome Kern
Performer:  Barry Tuckwell (Horn), Richard Rodney Bennett (Piano)
Conductor:  Neil Richardson
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1933; USA 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 51 Secs. 
17.
Cover Girl: Long Ago and Far Away by Jerome Kern
Performer:  Barry Tuckwell (Horn), Richard Rodney Bennett (Piano)
Conductor:  Neil Richardson
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944; USA 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 15 Secs. 
18.
Show Boat: Why do I love you? by Jerome Kern
Performer:  Barry Tuckwell (Horn), Richard Rodney Bennett (Piano)
Conductor:  Neil Richardson
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1927; USA 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 2 Minutes 38 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Little Jazz Bird (Lady, Be Good!, 1924) (2006 Digital Remaster)
Bess, oh where's my Bess? (Porgy and Bess, 1935) (2006 Digital Remaster)
Someone to watch over me (Oh, Kay!, 1926) (2006 Digital Remaster)
Three Preludes (2006 Digital Remaster): No. 1 in B flat
Three Preludes (2006 Digital Remaster): No. 2 in C sharp minor
Three Preludes (2006 Digital Remaster): No. 3 in E flat minor
Promenade (2006 Digital Remaster)
Merry Andrew (2006 Digital Remaster)
Jasbo Brown Blues (from Porgy and Bess) (2006 Digital Remaster)
Impromptu in Two Keys (2006 Digital Remaster)
Two Waltzes in C (from Pardon my English)
Three-Quarter Blues (2006 Digital Remaster)
Rialto Ripples (2006 Digital Remaster)
George Gershwin's Song-Book (2006 Digital Remaster): Swanee
George Gershwin's Song-Book (2006 Digital Remaster): Nobody but you
George Gershwin's Song-Book (2006 Digital Remaster): Do it again
George Gershwin's Song-Book (2006 Digital Remaster): I'll build a stairway to paradise
George Gershwin's Song-Book (2006 Digital Remaster): Fascinating Rhythm
George Gershwin's Song-Book (2006 Digital Remaster): Oh, lady, be good!
George Gershwin's Song-Book (2006 Digital Remaster): The man I love
George Gershwin's Song-Book (2006 Digital Remaster): Somebody loves me
George Gershwin's Song-Book (2006 Digital Remaster): That certain feeling
George Gershwin's Song-Book (2006 Digital Remaster): Sweet and low-down
George Gershwin's Song-Book (2006 Digital Remaster): Clap yo' hands
George Gershwin's Song-Book (2006 Digital Remaster): Do, do, do
George Gershwin's Song-Book (2006 Digital Remaster): My one and only
George Gershwin's Song-Book (2006 Digital Remaster): 'S wonderful
George Gershwin's Song-Book (2006 Digital Remaster): Strike up the band
George Gershwin's Song-Book (2006 Digital Remaster): Liza (All the clouds'll roll away)
George Gershwin's Song-Book (2006 Digital Remaster): Who cares?
George Gershwin's Song-Book (2006 Digital Remaster): I got rhythm
Smoke gets in your eyes (Roberta, 1933) (1996 Digital Remaster)
The way you look tonight (Swing Time, 1936) (1996 Digital Remaster)
All the things you are (Very Warm for May, 1939) (1996 Digital Remaster)
Yesterdays (Roberta, 1933) (1996 Digital Remaster)
Long ago and far away (Cover Girl, 1944) (1996 Digital Remaster)
Why do I love you? (Show Boat, 1927) (1996 Digital Remaster)

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