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Gershwin: Rhapsody In Blue, Etc / Bernstein


Release Date: 09/26/2000 
Label:  Dg Panorama Catalog #: 469139   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  George Gershwin
Performer:  Leonard BernsteinAndré PrevinWerner HaasDavid Finck,   ... 
Conductor:  Leonard BernsteinSeiji OzawaAndré PrevinJames Levine,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Los Angeles Philharmonic OrchestraSan Francisco Symphony OrchestraPittsburgh Symphony Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 35 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Rhapsody in Blue by George Gershwin
Performer:  Leonard Bernstein (Piano)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
Length: 17 Minutes 8 Secs. 
2.
An American in Paris by George Gershwin
Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa
Orchestra/Ensemble:  San Francisco Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; USA 
Length: 17 Minutes 56 Secs. 
3.
Concerto for Piano in F major by George Gershwin
Performer:  André Previn (Piano)
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1925; USA 
Length: 31 Minutes 51 Secs. 
4.
Cuban Overture by George Gershwin
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932; USA 
Length: 9 Minutes 44 Secs. 
5.
Variations on "I got rhythm" for Piano and Orchestra by George Gershwin
Performer:  Werner Haas (Piano)
Conductor:  Edo De Waart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Monte Carlo Opera Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934; USA 
Length: 8 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is an ADD recording. 
6.
Rhapsody for Piano and Orchestra no 2 "Rhapsody in Rivets" by George Gershwin
Performer:  Werner Haas (Piano)
Conductor:  Eliahu Inbal
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Monte Carlo Opera Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1931; USA 
Length: 14 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is an ADD recording. 
7.
Damsel in Distress: A foggy day by George Gershwin
Performer:  David Finck (Double Bass), André Previn (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937; USA 
Length: 5 Minutes 51 Secs. 
8.
Girl Crazy: Embraceable you by George Gershwin
Performer:  David Finck (Double Bass), André Previn (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; USA 
Length: 4 Minutes 57 Secs. 
9.
Oh, Kay!: Someone to watch over me by George Gershwin
Performer:  David Finck (Double Bass), André Previn (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; USA 
Length: 5 Minutes 3 Secs. 
10.
Lady, Be Good!: Oh, Lady be good by George Gershwin
Performer:  David Finck (Double Bass), André Previn (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
Length: 4 Minutes 21 Secs. 
11.
Lady, be Good: The man I love by George Gershwin
Performer:  David Finck (Double Bass), André Previn (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
Length: 5 Minutes 24 Secs. 
12.
Porgy and Bess: Suite by George Gershwin
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; USA 
Length: 23 Minutes 18 Secs. 
13.
Preludes (3) for Piano: no 1 in B flat major, Allegro ben ritmato e deciso by George Gershwin
Performer:  Gil Shaham (Violin), André Previn (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; USA 
Length: 1 Minutes 30 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Jascha Heifetz 
14.
Preludes (3) for Piano: no 2 in C sharp minor, Andante con moto e poco rubato by George Gershwin
Performer:  Gil Shaham (Violin), André Previn (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Jascha Heifetz 
15.
Preludes (3) for Piano: no 3 in E flat minor, Allegro ben ritmato e deciso by George Gershwin
Performer:  Gil Shaham (Violin), André Previn (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; USA 
Length: 1 Minutes 19 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Jascha Heifetz 

Sound Samples

Rhapsody In Blue
An American In Paris
Piano Concerto in F: 1. Allegro
Piano Concerto in F: 2. Adagio
Piano Concerto in F: 3. Allegro agitato
Cuban Overture
"Porgy and Bess" Suite (Catfish Row): Catfish Row
"Porgy and Bess" Suite (Catfish Row): Porgy Sings
"Porgy and Bess" Suite (Catfish Row): Fugue
"Porgy and Bess" Suite (Catfish Row): Hurricane
"Porgy and Bess" Suite (Catfish Row): Good Morning, Brother (Sistuh)
Variations on "I got Rhythm" for Piano and Orchestra
3 Preludes for Piano Solo - Arr. Jascha Heifetz: 1. Allegro ben ritmato e deciso
3 Preludes for Piano Solo - Arr. Jascha Heifetz: 2. Andante con moto e poco rubato
3 Preludes for Piano Solo - Arr. Jascha Heifetz: 3. Allegro ben ritmato e deciso
Rhapsody No.2 for Piano and Orchestra (New York Rhapsody)
A Foggy Day
Girl Crazy: Embraceable You
Someone to Watch over Me - FROM: Oh, Kay! - Arr. for piano solo
Oh, Lady, Be Good - from: Lady, Be Good
The Man I Love - from: Lady Be Good - Arr. for piano and double-bass

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