Tracklist

Digital Media 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Three Preludes: I. Allegro ben ritmato e deciso
George Gershwin 1:24
2 Three Preludes: II. Andante con moto e poco rubato
George Gershwin 4:30
3 Three Preludes: III. Allegro ben ritmato e deciso
George Gershwin 1:20
4 Four Piano Blues: I. Freely poetic
Aaron Copland 2:31
5 Four Piano Blues: II. Soft and languid
Aaron Copland 3:18
6 Four Piano Blues: III. Muted and sensuous
Aaron Copland 2:52
7 Four Piano Blues: IV. With bounce
Aaron Copland 1:30
8 Four Anniversaries: I. For Felicia Montealegre
Leonard Bernstein 2:28
9 Four Anniversaries: II. For Johnny Mehegan
Leonard Bernstein 0:40
10 Four Anniversaries: III. For David Diamond
Leonard Bernstein 1:41
11 Four Anniversaries: IV. For Helen Coates
Leonard Bernstein 1:12
12 Four Song Transcriptions: Who Cares?
George Gershwin 2:08
13 Four Song Transcriptions: Fascinating Rhythm
George Gershwin 0:55
14 Four Song Transcriptions: The Man I Love
George Gershwin 2:28
15 Four Song Transcriptions: I Got Rhythm
George Gershwin 1:19
16 Excursions, op. 20: I. Un poco allegro
Samuel Barber 3:04
17 Excursions, op. 20: II. In slow blues tempo
Samuel Barber 4:21
18 Excursions, op. 20: III. Allegretto
Samuel Barber 2:56
19 Excursions, op. 20: IV. Allegro molto
Samuel Barber 2:31
20 Four Piano Rags: The Entertainer
Scott Joplin 4:09
21 Four Piano Rags: Maple Leaf Rag
Scott Joplin 2:32
22 Four Piano Rags: Magnetic Rag
Scott Joplin 5:49
23 Four Piano Rags: Solace
Scott Joplin 7:38
24 Rhapsody in Blue
George Gershwin 15:43

Credits

Digital Media 1

piano:
Elizabeth Hayes (pianist) (tracks 1–24)
piano arranger:
George Gershwin (composer) (track 24)
arranger:
George Gershwin (composer) (tracks 12–15)
composer:
Scott Joplin (1901) (track 21)
Scott Joplin (1902) (track 20)
Scott Joplin (1909) (track 23)
Scott Joplin (1914) (track 22)
George Gershwin (composer) (1924) (tracks 13–14, 24)
Aaron Copland (American composer, composition teacher, writer, and conductor, 1900-1990) (1926) (track 7)
George Gershwin (composer) (1926) (tracks 1–3)
George Gershwin (composer) (1930) (track 15)
George Gershwin (composer) (1931) (track 12)
Aaron Copland (American composer, composition teacher, writer, and conductor, 1900-1990) (1934) (track 5)
Samuel Barber (1942 – 1944) (tracks 16–19)
Aaron Copland (American composer, composition teacher, writer, and conductor, 1900-1990) (1947) (track 4)
Leonard Bernstein (American composer and conductor) (1948) (tracks 8–11)
Aaron Copland (American composer, composition teacher, writer, and conductor, 1900-1990) (1948) (track 6)
arrangement of:
I Got Rhythm (track 15)
Rhapsody in Blue (standard 1942 orchestration) (track 24)
The Man I Love (track 14)
Who Cares? (Of Thee I Sing) (track 12)
arrangements:
Maple Leaf Rag (catch-all for arrangements) (track 21)
Prelude no. 1 (for violin and orchestra, arr. Lenehan & Kennedy) (track 1)
Preludes for Piano: No. 1. Allegro ben ritmato e deciso (catch-all for unknown arrangement) (track 1)
Preludes for Piano: No. 2. Andante con moto e poco rubato (catch-all for unknown arrangement) (track 2)
Preludes for Piano: No. 3. Allegro ben ritmato e deciso (catch-all for unknown arrangement) (track 3)
Preludes: No. 1. Allegro ben ritmato e deciso (for guitar, Barbosa-Lima) (track 1)
Preludes: No. 2. Andante con moto e poco rubato (for guitar, Barbosa-Lima) (track 2)
Preludes: No. 3. Allegro ben ritmato e deciso (for two guitars, Barbosa-Lima) (track 3)
The Entertainer (catch-all for arrangements) (track 20)
Three Preludes: No. 1. Allegro ben ritmato e deciso (for clarinet and piano, arr. by James Cohn) (track 1)
Three Preludes: No. 1. Allegro ben ritmato e deciso (for violin and piano, Heifetz) (track 1)
Three Preludes: No. 2. Andante con moto e poco rubato (for violin and piano, Heifetz) (track 2)
Three Preludes: No. 2. Andante con moto e poco rubato (for clarinet and piano, arr. by James Cohn) (track 2)
Three Preludes: No. 3. Allegro ben ritmato e deciso (for clarinet and piano, arr. by James Cohn) (track 3)
Three Preludes: No. 3. Allegro ben ritmato e deciso (for violin and piano, Heifetz) (track 3)
later versions:
Maple Leaf Rag (song) (track 21)
orchestrations:
Prelude no. 2 (for violin and orchestra, arr. Lenehan & Kennedy) (track 2)
Solace (orch. Schuller) (track 23)
Solace ((catchall for unknown orchestrations)) (track 23)
part of:
George Gershwin’s Songbook (18 arrangements for solo piano by George Gershwin, 1932) (tracks 12–15)
Three Preludes (tracks 1–3)
Excursions, op. 20 (tracks 16–19)
Four Anniversaries (tracks 8–11)
Four Piano Blues (tracks 4–7)
recording of:
Fascinating Rhythm (for piano solo) (track 13)
I Got Rhythm (for piano solo) (track 15)
Magnetic Rag (track 22)
Maple Leaf Rag (piano rag) (track 21)
Rhapsody in Blue (transcription for solo piano by Gershwin) (track 24)
Solace (track 23)
The Entertainer (track 20)
The Man I Love (for piano solo) (track 14)
Three Preludes: No. 1. Allegro ben ritmato e deciso (original version for piano) (track 1)
Three Preludes: No. 2. Andante con moto e poco rubato (original version for piano) (track 2)
Three Preludes: No. 3. Allegro ben ritmato e deciso (original version for piano) (track 3)
Who Cares? (for piano solo) (track 12)
referred to in medleys:

Release

ASIN: UK: B003BM5O0K [info]