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Gershwin: Piano Duets / Katia & Marielle Labeque

Gershwin: Piano Duets / Various
Release Date: 05/04/2010 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 6690   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  George Gershwin
Performer:  Katia LabèqueMarielle Labèque
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 17 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Rhapsody for Piano and Orchestra no 2 "Rhapsody in Rivets" by George Gershwin
Performer:  Katia Labèque (Piano), Marielle Labèque (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1931; USA 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 7 Minutes 10 Secs. 
2.
Variations on "I got rhythm" for Piano and Orchestra by George Gershwin
Performer:  Marielle Labèque (Piano), Katia Labèque (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934; USA 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 1 Minutes 18 Secs. 
3.
Waltzes (2) for Piano in C major by George Gershwin
Performer:  Katia Labèque (Piano), Marielle Labèque (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1933; New York, USA 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 36 Secs. 
4.
Blue Monday "135th Street Blues" by George Gershwin
Performer:  Katia Labèque (Piano), Marielle Labèque (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1922/1925; USA 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 55 Secs. 
5.
Goldwyn Follies: Love is here to stay by George Gershwin
Performer:  Katia Labèque (Piano), Marielle Labèque (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937; USA 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 5 Minutes 39 Secs. 
6.
Girl Crazy: Embraceable you by George Gershwin
Performer:  Katia Labèque (Piano), Marielle Labèque (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; USA 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 5 Minutes 54 Secs. 
7.
Rialto Ripples by George Gershwin
Performer:  Katia Labèque (Piano), Marielle Labèque (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1917; USA 
Venue:  Paris 
Length: 1 Minutes 51 Secs. 
8.
An American in Paris by George Gershwin
Performer:  Katia Labèque (Piano), Marielle Labèque (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; USA 
Venue:  Paris 
Length: 19 Minutes 43 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Second Rhapsody: Allegro....
Second Rhapsody: ...Sostenuto e con moto
I Got Rhythm Variations: Introduction and theme
I Got Rhythm Variations: Variation 1: Moderato
I Got Rhythm Variations: Variation 2: Allegretto valse triste
I Got Rhythm Variations: Variation 3: Allegretto giocoso (Chinese variation)
I Got Rhythm Variations: Variation 4: Allegretto - Andantino
I Got Rhythm Variations: Variation 5: Allegro
Two Waltzes in C
Blue Monday: Part 1
Blue Monday: Part 2
Blue Monday: Part 3
Our Love is Here to Stay
Embraceable You
Rialto Ripples
An American in Paris (original version for two pianos) (1994 Digital Remaster)

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