Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 A Foggy Day
George Benson 2:31
2 The Man I Love
Art Tatum 2:15
3 Of Thee I Sing
The Hi-Lo's 2:39
4 How Long Has This Been Going On?
Horace Silver 4:19
5 Swanee
Woody Herman 3:53
6 Bess, You Is My Woman Now
Tommy Flanagan 6:01
7 It Ain’t Necessarily So
Aretha Franklin 2:54
8 They Can’t Take That Away From Me
The Ahmad Jamal Trio 2:59
9 Nice Work If You Can Get It
Sarah Vaughan 2:37
10 Summertime
Teddy Wilson 3:31
11 ’S Wonderful
Jackie & Roy 3:23
12 Embraceable You
Supersax & L.A. Voices 4:15
13 But Not for Me
Tal Farlow 6:02
14 Rhapsody in Blue
The Glenn Miller Orchestra 3:14
15 I Got Rhythm
Benny Goodman 3:52

Credits

CD 1

arranger:
Joe Lovano (track 12)
composer:
George Gershwin (composer) (tracks 5–7, 10)
George Gershwin (composer) (1924) (track 2)
George Gershwin (composer) (1927) (track 11)
George Gershwin (composer) (1928) (tracks 4, 12)
George Gershwin (composer) (1930) (tracks 13, 15)
George Gershwin (composer) (1931) (track 3)
George Gershwin (composer) (1937) (tracks 1, 1, 8–9)
lyricist:
Irving Caesar (track 5)
Ira Gershwin (tracks 6–7, 10)
DuBose Heyward (tracks 6–7, 10)
Ira Gershwin (1924) (track 2)
Ira Gershwin (1927) (track 11)
Ira Gershwin (1928) (tracks 4, 12)
Ira Gershwin (1930) (tracks 13, 15)
Ira Gershwin (1931) (track 3)
Ira Gershwin (1937) (tracks 1, 1, 8–9)
performer:
Supersax (track 12)
vocals:
L.A. Voices (track 12)
publisher:
Chappell & Co. (tracks 10–11)
Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 1, 1, 11, 15)
New World Company (track 2)
WB Music Corp. (track 12)
Warner/Chappell (track 10)
Warner/Chappell Music Holland BV (tracks 2, 8, 10, 15)
New World Music Co. (1927) (track 4)
New World Music Co. (1930) (tracks 13, 15)
New World Music Corp. (1931) (track 3)
Ira Gershwin Music (1935) (track 10)
WB Music Corp. (1935) (track 10)
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1937) (tracks 8–9)
was commissioned by:
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1935) (track 7)
arrangements:
I Got Rhythm (for brass ensemble, Harvey) (track 15)
I Got Rhythm (for piano solo) (track 15)
Swanee (for piano solo) (track 5)
The Man I Love (for solo piano, transcr. by Percy Grainger) (track 2)
The Man I Love (for piano solo) (track 2)
’s Wonderful (for solo piano) (track 11)
cover recording of:
It Ain’t Necessarily So (Porgy and Bess) (track 7)
instrumental recording of:
I Got Rhythm (track 15)
is based on:
is the basis for:
Basal Metabolism (Funny Face, 1957 film cast) (track 4)
Doin’ Time (track 10)
Summertime (track 10)
The Bones of You (track 10)
later translated parody versions:
Tschibuti (track 10)
later translated versions:
A Newö heit (tracks 1, 1)
Abraçável você (track 12)
I hob Rhythmus (track 15)
Jour de brouillard (tracks 1, 1)
Mia zwa (track 2)
Nua ned fia mi (track 13)
Sommartid (track 10)
Summa is (track 10)
Um dia de garoa (tracks 1, 1)
Wundervoll (track 11)
later versions:
It Ain't Necessarily So (from 'Porgy and Bess') (arrangement for 48 violas) (track 7)
part of:
A Damsel in Distress (1937 film score) (tracks 1, 1, 9)
An American in Paris (2015 Broadway musical) (tracks 2, 8, 11, 13, 15)
Crazy For You (1992 Musical) (tracks 8–9, 12–13, 15)
Funny Face (1927 musical) (track 11)
Girl Crazy (1930 Musical) (tracks 12–13, 15)
Of Thee I Sing (1931 musical) (track 3)
Rosalie (track 4)
Shall We Dance (1937 film soundtrack) (track 8)
recording of:
Bess, You Is My Woman Now (Porgy and Bess) (track 6)
But Not for Me (track 13)
Embraceable You (track 12)
How Long Has This Been Going On? (Funny Face, 1957 film cast) (track 4)
Of Thee I Sing (track 3)
Summertime (American songbook standard from 1935 opera Porgy and Bess) (track 10)
Swanee (track 5)
The Man I Love (track 2)
’s Wonderful (track 11)
referred to in medleys:
The Rhythm Series (track 15)
Porgy and Bess Suite (tracks 6–7, 10)

Release Group

tribute to: George Gershwin (composer)
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/master/1033880 [info]