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Gershwin: Songbook & Improvisations / Wayne Marshall


Release Date: 09/02/2008 
Label:  Virgin Classics   Catalog #: 22101   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  George Gershwin
Performer:  Wayne Marshall
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 7 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Preludes (3) for Piano by George Gershwin
Performer:  Wayne Marshall (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; USA 
Length: 6 Minutes 59 Secs. 
2. Lady, be Good: Fascinating rhythm by George Gershwin
Performer:  Wayne Marshall (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 28 Secs. 
3. Porgy and Bess: I loves you, Porgy by George Gershwin
Performer:  Wayne Marshall (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 29 Secs. 
4. Shall We Dance: They can't take that away from me by George Gershwin
Performer:  Wayne Marshall (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936-1937; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 13 Secs. 
5. Porgy and Bess: Summertime by George Gershwin
Performer:  Wayne Marshall (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
Length: 12 Minutes 10 Secs. 
6. Lady, Be Good!: Oh, Lady be good by George Gershwin
Performer:  Wayne Marshall (Piano)
Written: 1924 
Length: 2 Minutes 26 Secs. 
7. Shall We Dance: Let's call the whole thing off by George Gershwin
Performer:  Wayne Marshall (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936-1937; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 50 Secs. 
8. Girl Crazy: Embraceable you by George Gershwin
Performer:  Wayne Marshall (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 24 Secs. 
9. Oh, Kay!: Someone to watch over me by George Gershwin
Performer:  Wayne Marshall (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; USA 
Length: 4 Minutes 42 Secs. 
10. Goldwyn Follies: Love walked in by George Gershwin
Performer:  Wayne Marshall (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937; USA 
Length: 5 Minutes 49 Secs. 
11. Show is on: By Strauss by George Gershwin
Performer:  Wayne Marshall (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937; USA 
Length: 4 Minutes 0 Secs. 
12. Goldwyn Follies: Love is here to stay by George Gershwin
Performer:  Wayne Marshall (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937; USA 
Length: 5 Minutes 37 Secs. 
13. Porgy and Bess: Oh Bess, where's my Bess? by George Gershwin
Performer:  Wayne Marshall (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 27 Secs. 
14. Porgy and Bess: Clara, Clara by George Gershwin
Performer:  Wayne Marshall (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 4 Secs. 
15. Girl Crazy: I got rhythm by George Gershwin
Performer:  Wayne Marshall (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 49 Secs. 

Sound Samples

3 Preludes: No. 1 in B flat
3 Preludes: No. 2 in C sharp minor
3 Preludes: No. 3 in E flat minor
A Gershwin Songbook: improvisations on songs by George Gershwin: Fascinating rhythm (Lady, be Good)
A Gershwin Songbook: improvisations on songs by George Gershwin: I love you, Porgy (Porgy & Bess)
A Gershwin Songbook: improvisations on songs by George Gershwin: They can't take that away from us (Shall we dance?)
A Gershwin Songbook: improvisations on songs by George Gershwin: Summertime (Porgy & Bess)
A Gershwin Songbook: improvisations on songs by George Gershwin: Lady, be good (Lady, be Good)
A Gershwin Songbook: improvisations on songs by George Gershwin: Let's call the whole thing off (Shall we dance?)
A Gershwin Songbook: improvisations on songs by George Gershwin: Embraceable you (Girl Crazy)
A Gershwin Songbook: improvisations on songs by George Gershwin: Someone to watch over me (Oh! Kay)
A Gershwin Songbook: improvisations on songs by George Gershwin: Love walked in (Goldwyn Follies)
A Gershwin Songbook: improvisations on songs by George Gershwin: By Strauss (The Show is On)
A Gershwin Songbook: improvisations on songs by George Gershwin: Our love is here to stay (Goldwyn Follies)
A Gershwin Songbook: improvisations on songs by George Gershwin: Porgy trio (Porgy & Bess)
A Gershwin Songbook: improvisations on songs by George Gershwin: Clara, Clara (Pory & Bess)
A Gershwin Songbook: improvisations on songs by George Gershwin: I got rhythm (Girl Crazy)

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