Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 La Création du Monde Op. 81a
Darius Milhaud 16:33
2 Rhapsody in Blue
George Gershwin 16:09
3 After You've Gone
Henry Creamer 3:25
4 Nobody's Sweetheart
Ernie Erdman, Billy Meyers & Elmer Schoebel 2:34
5 Ebony Concerto: I. Allegro moderato
Igor Stravinsky 3:06
6 Ebony Concerto: II. Andante
Igor Stravinsky 2:33
7 Ebony Concerto: III. Moderato - Con moto
Igor Stravinsky 3:29
8 Sweet Sue
Victor Young 4:46
9 Dardanella
Felix Bernard 3:03
10 Makin' Whoopee!
Walter Donaldson 3:41
11 My Blue Heaven
Walter Donaldson 3:16
12 San
Lindsay McPhail 3:16
13 Prelude, Fugue and Riffs
Leonard Bernstein 7:46

Credits

CD 1

clarinet:
Michael Collins (clarinettist & conductor) (tracks 5–7, 13)
saxophone:
John Harle (track 1)
piano:
Peter Donohoe (British classical pianist, 1953-) (tracks 2, 13)
composer:
Felix Bernard (track 9)
Johnny S. Black (track 9)
Walter Donaldson (track 10)
Will J. Harris (track 8)
Lindsay McPhail (track 12)
Billy Meyers (track 4)
Elmer Schoebel (track 4)
Victor Young (track 8)
Turner Layton (1918) (track 3)
Darius Milhaud (1922 – 1923) (track 1)
Walter Donaldson (1924) (track 11)
George Gershwin (composer) (1924) (track 2)
Игорь Фёдорович Стравинский (composer) (1945) (tracks 5–7)
Leonard Bernstein (American composer and conductor) (1949) (track 13)
conductor:
Sir Simon Rattle (tracks 1–13)
lyricist:
Will J. Harris (track 8)
Ernie Erdman (track 4)
Fred Fisher (track 9)
Gus Kahn (tracks 4, 10)
Walter Michels (track 12)
Henry Creamer (1918) (track 3)
George A. Whiting (popular songwriter) (1924) (track 11)
orchestra:
London Sinfonietta (tracks 1–13)
orchestrator:
Ferde Grofé (1942) (track 2)
performer:
Harvey and the Wallbangers (tracks 8, 10–11)
tenor vocals:
Jeremy Taylor (Classical tenor vocalist.) (track 3)
premiered at:
[concert] (1923-10-25) (track 1)
publisher:
Beth Dryer Music (track 10)
Ferde Grofé Music Publishing (New York) (track 2)
Tobago Music Co. (track 10)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 10)
Warner Bros. Music (track 2)
part of:
Works of Darius Milhaud by opus number (number: op. 81a) (track 1)
arrangements:
La Création du monde, op. 81b (pour piano et quatour à cordes) (track 1)
Rhapsody in Blue (catch-all for arrangements) (track 2)
Rhapsody in Blue (Glenn Miller arrangement) (track 2)
Rhapsody in Blue (arr. Dokshitser for trumpet and orchestra) (track 2)
Rhapsody in Blue (transcription for solo piano by Gershwin) (track 2)
Rhapsody in Blue (arr. Carlos Barbosa-Lima) (track 2)
is the basis for:
Blue (track 2)
What Happened (Sublime) (track 2)
later parody versions:
Hör auf zu regnen (track 10)
later translated versions:
Makin' Whoopee (track 10)
part of:
parts:
recording of:
Dardanella (track 9)
Makin’ Whoopee! (track 10)
My Blue Heaven (track 11)
Rhapsody in Blue (standard 1942 orchestration) (track 2)
San (track 12)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on America (track 2)
Ja-Da Medley (track 3)
revision of:
Rhapsody in Blue (original jazz band version, less often performed) (track 2)