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Gershwin: Virtuoso Arrangements By Earl Wild / Martin Jones


Release Date: 06/14/2005 
Label:  Nimbus   Catalog #: 5743   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Earl Wild
Performer:  Martin Jones
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 3 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Grand Fantasy for Piano after Gershwin's "Porgy and Bess" by Earl Wild
Performer:  Martin Jones (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1976; USA 
Venue:  Wyastone Leys, Monmouth, England 
Length: 28 Minutes 55 Secs. 
Notes: Wyastone Leys, Monmouth, England (04/05/2004 - 04/06/2004) 
2.
Virtuoso Etudes (7) after Gershwin by Earl Wild
Performer:  Martin Jones (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1950/1976; USA 
Venue:  Wyastone Leys, Monmouth, England 
Length: 21 Minutes 8 Secs. 
Notes: Wyastone Leys, Monmouth, England (04/05/2004 - 04/06/2004) 
3.
Theme and Variation on Gershwin's "Someone to Watch Over Me" by Earl Wild
Performer:  Martin Jones (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1989; USA 
Venue:  Wyastone Leys, Monmouth, England 
Length: 12 Minutes 58 Secs. 
Notes: Wyastone Leys, Monmouth, England (04/05/2004 - 04/06/2004) 

Sound Samples

Fantasy on Porgy and Bess: Introduction & Jasbo Brown Blues
Fantasy on Porgy and Bess: Summertime
Fantasy on Porgy and Bess: Oh, I can't sit down
Fantasy on Porgy and Bess: My man's gone now
Fantasy on Porgy and Bess: I got plenty o'nuttin
Fantasy on Porgy and Bess: Buzzard Song
Fantasy on Porgy and Bess: It ain't necessarily so
Fantasy on Porgy and Bess: Bess, you is my woman
Fantasy on Porgy and Bess: There's a boat dats leavin' for New York
Fantasy on Porgy and Bess: Oh Lawd, I'm on my way
Seven etudes on song melodies: The man I love
Seven etudes on song melodies: Somebody loves me
Seven etudes on song melodies: Fascinatin rhythm
Seven etudes on song melodies: Lady be good
Seven etudes on song melodies: Embraceable you
Seven etudes on song melodies: Liza
Seven etudes on song melodies: I got rhythm
Improvisation in the form of Theme and Variation on 'Someone to watch over me': Theme
Improvisation in the form of Theme and Variation on 'Someone to watch over me': Barcarole
Improvisation in the form of Theme and Variation on 'Someone to watch over me': Brazilian Dance
Improvisation in the form of Theme and Variation on 'Someone to watch over me': Tango

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