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

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