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Highlights from George Gershwin's Porgy and Bess

Title
Highlights from George Gershwin's Porgy and Bess / lyrics by Dubose Heyward and Ira Gershwin ; [founded on the play Porgy by Dorothy and DuBose Heyward].
Author
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937.
Publication
  • New York, NY : RCA Victor, [1983], 1977]
  • ℗1977

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Additional Authors
  • Gershwin, Ira, 1896-1983.
  • Heyward, DuBose, 1885-1940.
  • Dale, Clamma.
  • Shakesnider, Wilma.
  • Lane, Betty.
  • Brice, Carol, 1918-1985.
  • Marshall, Larry (Tenor)
  • Albert, Donnie Ray.
  • Smith, Andrew, 1941-
  • Smalls, Alexander, 1952-
  • DeMain, John.
  • Houston Grand Opera.
Description
1 online resource (1 sound file)
Uniform Title
Porgy and Bess. Selections
Alternative Title
  • Porgy and Bess.
  • Porgy and Bess
Subjects
Genre/Form
Streaming audio.
Note
  • Opera excerpts.
  • "Also available [as a] complete recording, a 3-CD set"--Insert.
Contents
Introduction and Summertime -- A woman is a sometime thing -- Where is Brudder Robbins? ; Gone, gone, gone ; Overflow -- My man's gone now -- Leavin' for the promise' lan' -- I got plenty o' nuttin' -- Bess, you is my woman -- Oh, I can't sit down ; I got plenty o' nuttin' (reprise) -- It ain't necessarily so -- It's like dis, Crown ; What you want wid Bess? -- I loves you, Porgy -- There's a boat dat's leavin' soon for New York -- Oh Bess ; Oh, where's my Bess ; Oh Lawd, I'm on my way.
LCCN
  • USBC19300870
  • USBC19300871
  • USBC19300872
  • USBC19300873
  • USBC19300874
  • USBC19300875
  • USBC19300876
  • USBC19300877
  • USBC19300878
  • USBC19300879
  • USBC19300880
  • USBC19300881
  • USBC19300882
OCLC
906156840
Author
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937.
Title
Highlights from George Gershwin's Porgy and Bess / lyrics by Dubose Heyward and Ira Gershwin ; [founded on the play Porgy by Dorothy and DuBose Heyward].
Publisher
New York, NY : RCA Victor, [1983], 1977]
Copyright Date
℗1977
Playing Time
005530
Type of Content
performed music
Type of Medium
computer
Type of Carrier
online resource
Performer
Clamma Dale, Wilma Shakesnider, Betty Lane, sopranos ; Carol Brice, contralto ; Larry Marshall, tenor ; Donnie Ray Albert, Andrew Smith, Alexander B. Smalls, baritones ; with supporting singers ; Houston Grand Opera ; John DeMain, conductor.
Recorded Nov. 22-24, 1976, in RCA Studio A, New York City.
Source of description
Hard copy version record.
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Added Author
Gershwin, Ira, 1896-1983.
Heyward, DuBose, 1885-1940.
Dale, Clamma.
Shakesnider, Wilma.
Lane, Betty.
Brice, Carol, 1918-1985.
Marshall, Larry (Tenor)
Albert, Donnie Ray.
Smith, Andrew, 1941-
Smalls, Alexander, 1952-
DeMain, John.
Heyward, DuBose, 1885-1940. Porgy.
Houston Grand Opera.
Other Form:
Source record: Gershwin, George, 1898-1937. Porgy and Bess. Selections. Highlights from George Gershwin's Porgy and Bess. New York, NY : RCA Victor, [1983], p1977 (DLC) 2012621207 (OCoLC)28568672
Other Standard Identifier
USBC19300870
USBC19300871
USBC19300872
USBC19300873
USBC19300874
USBC19300875
USBC19300876
USBC19300877
USBC19300878
USBC19300879
USBC19300880
USBC19300881
USBC19300882
Publisher No.
078635468021 RCA Records
Branch Call Number
eNYPL Music
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