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GERSHWIN: Porgy and Bess (Winters, Williams, Long) (1951)

    

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GERSHWIN: Porgy and Bess (Winters, Williams, Long) (1951)



Disc 1

Gershwin, George
Heyward, DuBose / Gershwin, Ira / Heyward, DuBose / Gershwin, Ira, lyricist(s)

  Porgy and Bess
1.   Act I Scene 1: Introduction 00:01:02
2.   Act I Scene 1: Summertime 00:02:30
3.   Act I Scene 1: Seems like these bones 00:03:40
4.   Act I Scene 1: What, that chile ain't asleep yet... (A woman is a sometime thing) 00:02:16
5.   Act I Scene 1: Here comes de honey man 00:04:38
6.   Act I Scene 1: Here comes Big Boy! 00:04:19
7.   Act I Scene 1: Oh, little stars 00:02:38
8.   Act I Scene 1: Wake up an' hit it out 00:03:32
9.   Act I Scene 2: Where is brudder Robbins... (Gone, gone, gone) 00:02:56
10.   Act I Scene 2: Come on, sister, come on, brother... (Overflow) 00:02:29
11.   Act I Scene 2: Um! a saucer - buried setup, I see 00:03:15
12.   Act I Scene 2: My man's gone now 00:03:30
13.   Act I Scene 2: How the saucer stan' now, my sister 00:01:50
14.   Act I Scene 2: Oh, the train is at the station 00:01:40
15.   Act II Scene 1: Oh, I'm a - goin' out to the Blackfish banks 00:03:02
16.   Act II Scene 1: Oh, I got plenty o' nuttin' 00:02:43
17.   Act II Scene 1: Mornin', Lawyer, lookin' for somebody 00:04:07
18.   Act II Scene 1: Dey's a Buckra comin'! 00:03:06
19.   Act II Scene 1: Buzzard, keep on flyin'over 00:02:44
20.   Act II Scene 1: 'Lo, Bess. Goin' to the picnic 00:02:38
21.   Act II Scene 1: Bess, you is my woman now 00:04:52
22.   Act II Scene 1: Oh, I can't sit down! 00:04:02
23.   Act II Scene 2: Ha - da - da, ha - da - da 00:01:18
24.   Act II Scene 2: It ain't necessarily so 00:02:43
25.   Act II Scene 2: Hey there! Holt yo' holt 00:02:42
26.   Act II Scene 2: Oh, what you want wid Bess 00:03:13


Disc 2

Gershwin, George
Heyward, DuBose / Gershwin, Ira / Heyward, DuBose / Gershwin, Ira, lyricist(s)

  Porgy and Bess
1.   Act II Scene 3: Honey, dat's all de breakfast I got time for 00:04:10
2.   Act II Scene 3: Oh, Doctor Jesus 00:01:29
3.   Act II Scene 3: Oh dey's so fresh an' fine 00:02:16
4.   Act II Scene 3: Now de time, oh Gawd, now de time 00:02:53
5.   Act II Scene 3: I loves you, Porgy 00:02:15
6.   Act II Scene 3: Why you been out on that wharf so long, Clara 00:01:20
7.   Act II Scene 4: Oh, de Lawd shake de Heavens... (Summertime) 00:03:04
8.   Act II Scene 4: Oh, dere's somebody knockin' at de do' 00:01:31
9.   Act II Scene 4: You is a nice parcel of Christians 00:02:34
10.   Act II Scene 4: A red - headed woman makes a choochoo jump its track 00:02:33
11.   Act III Scene 1: Clara, Clara, don't you be downhearted 00:03:47
12.   Act III Scene 1: You low - lived skunk 00:01:32
13.   Act III Scene 1: Summertime 00:01:21
14.   Act III Scene 1: Bess, this is Crown 00:01:42
15.   Act III Scene 2: Wait for us at the corner, Al 00:03:32
16.   Act III Scene 2: Oh, Gawd! They goin' make him look on Crown's face! 00:01:25
17.   Act III Scene 2: There's a boat that's leavin' soon for New York 00:03:34
18.   Act III Scene 3: Good mornin', sistuh! Good mornin', brudder! 00:01:42
19.   Act III Scene 3: It's Porgy comin' home 00:04:09
20.   Act III Scene 3: Oh, Bess, oh, where's my Bess 00:01:37
21.   Act III Scene 3: Bess is gone 00:01:37
22.   Act III Scene 3: Oh, Lawd, I'm on my way 00:01:34
23.   Summertime 00:03:05
24.   A woman is a sometime thing 00:03:33
25.   My man's gone now 00:04:09
26.   Oh, I got plenty o' nuttin' 00:02:52
27.   Bess, you is my woman now 00:05:04
28.   Ha - da - da, ha - da - da... It ain't necessarily so 00:04:05
29.   Oh, Bess, oh, where's my Bess 00:02:18
30.   Oh, Lawd, I'm on my way 00:01:21

Total Playing Time: 02:35:29






Composer(s):
Gershwin, George

Lyricist(s):
Gershwin, Ira; Heyward, DuBose

Conductor(s):
Bennett, Robert Russell; Engel, Lehman

Orchestra(s):
Lehman Engel Orchestra; RCA Victor Orchestra

Choir(s):
John Rosamond Johnson Chorus; Robert Shaw Chorale

Artist(s):
Cattenhead, Harrison; Coleman, Warren; Dilworth, Hubert; Dowdy, Helen; Fisher, George; Glover, Wiiliam A.; Johnson, J. Rosamond; Long, Avon; Matthews, Eddie; Matthews, Inez; McGill, Sadie; McMechen, June; Merrill, Robert; Stevens, Rise; Washington, Irving; Williams, Camilla; Winters, Lawrence; Yeats, Ray

Label: Naxos Historical

Series: Great Opera Recordings

Genre: Opera

Period: 20th Century

Catalogue No: 8.110287-88

Barcode: 0636943128725

Distribution Note(s):

Not available in the United States due to possible copyright restrictions


Physical Release: 07/2004

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