Annotation

Cat. No:
on Spine and Booklet: BHM 3015-2
on Back Cover and Medium: BHM 3015-2; BHH-CD-10772

Annotation last modified on 2017-09-19 08:03 .

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Summertime
9:10
2 Fascinating Rhythm
3:52
3 How Long Has This Been Going On
4:01
4 But Not for Me
6:20
5 Do It Again
4:37
6 It Ain’t Necessarily So
5:25
7 Nice Work If You Can Get It
5:29
8 They Can’t Take That Away From Me
4:15
9 Let’s Call the Whole Thing Off
2:57
10 Somebody Loves Me
2:50
11 Love Is Here to Stay
6:25
12 Someone to Watch Over Me
6:28
13 Summertime
12:38

Credits

CD 1

composer:
George Gershwin (composer) (tracks 1, 5–6, 11, 13)
George Gershwin (composer) (1924) (tracks 2, 10)
George Gershwin (composer) (1926) (track 12)
George Gershwin (composer) (1928) (track 3)
George Gershwin (composer) (1930) (track 4)
George Gershwin (composer) (1937) (tracks 7–9)
lyricist:
Buddy DeSylva (tracks 5, 10)
Ira Gershwin (tracks 1–2, 6, 11, 13)
Dorothy Heyward (playwright) (track 6)
DuBose Heyward (tracks 1, 6, 13)
Ballard MacDonald (track 10)
Ira Gershwin (1926) (track 12)
Ira Gershwin (1928) (track 3)
Ira Gershwin (1930) (track 4)
Ira Gershwin (1937) (tracks 7–9)
publisher:
Chappell & Co. (tracks 1, 13)
Chappell & Co., Inc. (tracks 1, 8, 11, 13)
Chappell Music (track 11)
Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 1, 11, 13)
George Gershwin Music (tracks 1, 13)
Ira Gershwin Music (track 8)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 8)
Warner Bros. Music (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 11)
Warner Bros., Inc. (not for release label use!) (track 12)
Warner/Chappell (tracks 1, 13)
Warner/Chappell North America Limited (formerly incorporated as Marmalade Music Ltd., from 1968/09/19–1999/11/09) (tracks 1, 6, 8, 13)
Harms, Inc. (1922) (track 5)
New World Music Co. (1927) (track 3)
Harms, Inc. (1929) (track 2)
New World Music Co. (1930) (track 4)
Ira Gershwin Music (1935) (tracks 1, 13)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (1935) (tracks 1, 13)
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1937) (tracks 7–9)
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1938) (track 11)
was commissioned by:
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1935) (track 6)
arrangements:
12 Songs: Summertime (tracks 1, 13)
Do It Again (for piano solo) (track 5)
Fascinating Rhythm (for piano solo) (track 2)
Somebody Loves Me (for piano solo) (track 10)
Someone to Watch Over Me (for trumpet and piano, Turrin) (track 12)
Someone to Watch Over Me (for solo piano, arr. by Keith Jarrett) (track 12)
Summertime (catch-all for arrangements) (tracks 1, 13)
cover recording of:
But Not for Me (track 4)
Do It Again (track 5)
How Long Has This Been Going On? (Funny Face, 1957 film cast) (track 3)
It Ain’t Necessarily So (jazz standard originally from Porgy and Bess; catch-all for unspecified pop and jazz arrangements) (track 6)
Somebody Loves Me (track 10)
Someone to Watch Over Me (Oh, Kay!) (track 12)
Summertime (American songbook standard from 1935 opera Porgy and Bess) (tracks 1, 13)
is based on:
is the basis for:
And the Living Is Easy (tracks 1, 13)
Basal Metabolism (Funny Face, 1957 film cast) (track 3)
Doin’ Time (tracks 1, 13)
Summertime (Rick Wakeman arrangement) (tracks 1, 13)
The Bones of You (tracks 1, 13)
later translated parody versions:
Tschibuti (tracks 1, 13)
later translated versions:
C'est l'été (tracks 1, 13)
Een heel verschil (track 9)
Fascinante ritmo (track 2)
Nua ned fia mi (track 4)
Sommartid (tracks 1, 13)
Summa is (tracks 1, 13)
その人は誰 (track 12)
later versions:
Fascinating Rhythm (track 2)
It Ain't Necessarily So (from 'Porgy and Bess') (arrangement for 48 violas) (track 6)
part of:
A Damsel in Distress (1937 film score) (track 7)
An American in Paris (2015 Broadway musical) (tracks 4, 8)
Crazy For You (1992 Musical) (tracks 4, 7–8, 12)
Girl Crazy (1930 Musical) (track 4)
Lady, Be Good (full musical) (track 2)
Oh, Kay! (1926 musical) (track 12)
Rosalie (track 3)
Shall We Dance (1937 film soundtrack) (tracks 8–9)
The Goldwyn Follies (track 11)
referred to in medleys:
The Rhythm Series (track 2)
Porgy and Bess Suite (tracks 1, 6, 13)

Release Group

tribute to:George Gershwin (composer)
Ira Gershwin