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The Resource The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess, (sound recording)

The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess, (sound recording)

Label
The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess
Title
The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess
Title variation
Porgy and Bess
Creator
Contributor
Adapter
Arranger
Conductor
Librettist
Lyricist
Performer
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • historical information
  • other
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1898-1937
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gershwin, George
Date time place
Recorded Mar. 26-27, 2012 at MSR Studios, New York, NY
Dewey number
782.1
Form of composition
operas
Format of music
not applicable
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Audra McDonald, Norm Lewis, David Alan Grier ; with supporting soloists ; orchestra ; Constantine Kitsopoulos, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1885-1940
  • 1890-1961
  • 1896-1983
  • 1963-
  • 1955 June 30-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Heyward, DuBose
  • Heyward, Dorothy
  • Gershwin, Ira
  • Parks, Suzan-Lori
  • Murray, Diedre
  • Brohn, William D
  • Jahnke, Christopher
  • McDonald, Audra
  • Lewis, Norm
  • Grier, David Alan
  • Kitsopoulos, Constantine
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Operas
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Opera
  • "New Broadway cast recording"--Sleeve
  • Music by George Gershwin ; libretto by DuBose and Dorothy Heyward ; lyrics by DuBose Heyward and Ira Gershwin ; musical book adapted by Suzan-Lori Parks ; musical score adapted by Diedre L. Murray ; orchestrations by William David Brohn and Christopher Jahnke
  • Compact discs
  • Program notes by Patrick Pacheco, synopsis, and libretto ([40] p. : ports.) included
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • My man's gone now
  • Leaving for the promised land
  • It takes a long pull to get there
  • I got plenty of nothing
  • I hates your strutting style
  • "Picnics is all right-- "
  • Bess, you is my woman now
  • Oh, I can't sit down
  • It ain't necessarily so
  • What you want with Bess?
  • Overture
  • Oh, Doctor Jesus
  • Street cries
  • "I was powerful sick-- "
  • I loves you, Porgy
  • The storm approaches
  • Oh, the Lord shake the heaven
  • A red headed woman
  • Oh, Doctor Jesus (reprise)
  • Clara, don't you be downhearted
  • Summertime (reprise)
  • Summertime
  • The death of Crown
  • There's a boat that's leaving soon for New York
  • Bess, oh where's my Bess?
  • Oh Lord, I'm on my way
  • Roll them bones
  • A woman is a sometime thing
  • Porgy's entrance
  • Crap game
  • The killing of Robbins
  • Gone, gone, gone
Control code
ocn779882251
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9786314662592
Isbn Type
: CD
Other control number
  • 00803607120627
  • 803607120627
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
CD 62166-62167 PS-1206
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)779882251
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Opera
  • "New Broadway cast recording"--Sleeve
  • Music by George Gershwin ; libretto by DuBose and Dorothy Heyward ; lyrics by DuBose Heyward and Ira Gershwin ; musical book adapted by Suzan-Lori Parks ; musical score adapted by Diedre L. Murray ; orchestrations by William David Brohn and Christopher Jahnke
  • Compact discs
  • Program notes by Patrick Pacheco, synopsis, and libretto ([40] p. : ports.) included
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • My man's gone now
  • Leaving for the promised land
  • It takes a long pull to get there
  • I got plenty of nothing
  • I hates your strutting style
  • "Picnics is all right-- "
  • Bess, you is my woman now
  • Oh, I can't sit down
  • It ain't necessarily so
  • What you want with Bess?
  • Overture
  • Oh, Doctor Jesus
  • Street cries
  • "I was powerful sick-- "
  • I loves you, Porgy
  • The storm approaches
  • Oh, the Lord shake the heaven
  • A red headed woman
  • Oh, Doctor Jesus (reprise)
  • Clara, don't you be downhearted
  • Summertime (reprise)
  • Summertime
  • The death of Crown
  • There's a boat that's leaving soon for New York
  • Bess, oh where's my Bess?
  • Oh Lord, I'm on my way
  • Roll them bones
  • A woman is a sometime thing
  • Porgy's entrance
  • Crap game
  • The killing of Robbins
  • Gone, gone, gone
Control code
ocn779882251
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9786314662592
Isbn Type
: CD
Other control number
  • 00803607120627
  • 803607120627
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
CD 62166-62167 PS-1206
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)779882251
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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