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I Love Porgy - Big Warsaw Band - Summertime: The Best Of George Gershwin (Vinyl, LP, Album)

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  1. Sep 17, - Explore thall's board "Gershwin Plays Gershwin" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Gershwin, George, Classical music pins.
  2. "Summertime" is an aria composed in by George Gershwin for the opera Porgy and Bess. The lyrics are by DuBose Heyward, the author of the novel Porgy on which the opera was based, although the song is also co-credited to Ira Gershwin by ASCAP.. The song soon became a popular and much-recorded jazz standard, described as "without doubt one of the finest Composer(s): George Gershwin.
  3. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Red label Vinyl release of Summertime: The Best Of George Gershwin on Discogs. Label: Wifon - LP • Format: Vinyl LP, Album Red label • Country: Poland • Genre: Jazz • Style: Big Band, Swing, Jazz-Funk4/5(7).
  4. May 6, - Explore NAOMI FERGUSON's board "GEORGE GERSHWIN", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Gershwin, George, Music composers pins.
  5. Porgy and Bess (/ ˈ p ɔːr ɡ i /) is an English-language opera by American composer George Gershwin, with a libretto written by author DuBose Heyward and lyricist Ira ciwalgistlibyveterredsnetlitabec.coinfo was adapted from Dorothy Heyward and DuBose Heyward's play Porgy, itself an adaptation of DuBose Heyward's novel of the same name.. Porgy and Bess was first performed in .
  6. The album consists of covers of ten George and Ira Gershwin songs, bookended by passages from Rhapsody in Blue, along with two new songs completed from unfinished Gershwin fragments by Wilson and band member Scott Bennett. The cover artwork is an homage to the album cover for the jazz LP Sonny Clark Trio by Sonny Clark.
  7. Completing the well-filled album (over 73 minutes) are the symphonic suite Catfish Row - derived from Gershwin's opera Porgy and Bess - and Gershwin's earliest significant work, the Broadway-inspired rag Rialto Ripples. From the Artist/5(16).
  8. In my opinion, this is the best recording of Porgy and Bess ever made. Oh, I know it's basically the shortened version with much original material left out, but those cuts were made at the insistence of George Gershwin himself, so the charges of artistic violation bandied about don't seem to make much sense to me/5(21).

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