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Gershwin and friends original recordings 1927-1951.

Gershwin and friends [sound recording] : original recordings 1927-1951.
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937.
[S.l.] : Nostalgia Naxos, p2003.

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AudioUse in libraryAvailable*LDC 31808 [CD]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound


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1 sound disc : digital, stereo.; 4 3/4 in.
Series Statement
George Gershwin ; v. 2
Uniform Title
Works. Selections
Alternative Title
  • Works.
  • Original recordings 1927-1951
  • Compact disc.
  • Program notes, track list, and credits (7 p.) inserted in container.
Event (note)
  • Recorded between 1927-1951.
An American in Paris (Victor Symphony Orchestra, Nathaniel Shilkeret, conductor ; with George Gershwin, celeste) (16:12) -- Rhapsody in blue (Frank Black & his orchestra ; Oscar Levant, piano) (9:11) -- Short story / arr. Samuel Dushkin (Samuel Dushkin, violin ; with unnamed pianist) (2:53) -- Gershwin : king of rhythm. The man I love ; Do do do ; My one and only ; 'S wonderful ; Half of it dearie blues ; Fascinating rhythm ; Sweet and low down ; The man I love (Carroll Gibbons & his orchestra ; Christopher Stone, compere ; Larry Adler, mouth organ ; Hildegarde ; with extracts of records by George Gershwin and Fred Astaire) (8:18) -- Concerto in F (excerpts). 1st movement (3:15) ; 3rd movement (2:24) (Oscar Levant, piano ; Paul Whiteman & his orchestra) -- Preludes / arr. Jascha Heifetz (Jascha Heifetz, violin ; Emanuel Bay, piano) -- Rhapsody in blue (Oscar Levant, piano ; Paul Whiteman & his orchestra) (8:34) -- Porgy and Bess : a symphonic picture / arr. Robert Russell Bennett (Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra ; Johnny Green, conductor) (21:07).
Call Number
*LDC 31808
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937.
Gershwin and friends [sound recording] : original recordings 1927-1951.
[S.l.] : Nostalgia Naxos, p2003.
George Gershwin ; v. 2
Various performers.
Recorded between 1927-1951.
Added Author
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937, instrumentalist.
Shilkret, Nathaniel, 1889-1982. Conductor
Black, Frank, 1894-1968. Conductor
Levant, Oscar, 1906-1972, instrumentalist.
Dushkin, Samuel, 1891-1976. Arranger. Instrumentalist
Gibbons, Carroll. Conductor
Stone, Biz. Narrator
Hildegarde, 1906-2005, singer.
Adler, Larry. Instrumentalist
Astaire, Fred, singer.
Whiteman, Paul, 1890-1967, conductor.
Heifetz, Jascha, 1901-1987. Arranger. Instrumentalist
Bay, Emanuel. Instrumentalist
Green, Johnny, 1908-1989. Conductor
Bennett, Robert Russell, 1894-1981. Arranger
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937. American in Paris.
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937. Rhapsody in blue.
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937. Novelettes; arranged.
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937. Concerto, piano, orchestra, F major. Allegro. Selections.
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937. Concerto, piano, orchestra, F major. Allegro agitato. Selections.
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937. Preludes, piano; arranged.
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937. Porgy and Bess. Selections; arranged.
Victor Symphony Orchestra. Performer
Paul Whiteman Orchestra. Performer
Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra. Performer
Added Title
Original recordings 1927-1951
Publisher No.
8.120664 Nostalgia Naxos
Research Call Number
*LDC 31808 Notes on file.
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