Jack Gibbons

Composers

Biography

Born: 1962  
Jack Gibbons has been called "the Gershwin pianist of our time," and rightfully so. On four remarkable CDs recorded for the British ASV label, he reconstructed and recorded virtually all of George Gershwin's piano improvisations (taken from the composer's recordings of the 1920's and 30's) and arrangements for piano. Somehow Gibbons managed to not only play Gershwin's notes but to bring back his spirit. Jack Gibbons started playing piano early Read more on, was performing in public by the time he was ten and made his London debut at 17. He has primarily interpreted classical music with orchestras and he won awards as a teenager for his performances of music by Liszt, Chopin and Alkan. Gibbons started recording classical music in 1992 but it his recreations of George Gershwin's legacy that is most notable. Read less
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  • 1.
    Lambert: Summer's Last Will And Testament / Lloyd-Jones
    Label: Helios   Catalog: 55388 Release Date: 09/13/2011   Number of Discs: 1
    Composer:  Constant Lambert
    Performer:  William Shimell,  Jack Gibbons,  Sally Burgess
    Conductor:  David Lloyd-Jones
    Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leeds Festival Chorus,  English Northern Philharmonia,  Opera North Chorus
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    Milhaud: Le Carnaval D'aix, Etc / Ronald Corp
    Label: Helios   Catalog: 55168 Release Date: 08/10/2004   Number of Discs: 1
    Composer:  Darius Milhaud
    Performer:  Jack Gibbons
    Conductor:  Ronald Corp
    Orchestra/Ensemble:  New London Orchestra
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