Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Overture: Porgy and Bess. Medley: Summertime - It Ain't Necessarily So - I Love You, Porgy
7:32
2 Medley: But Not For Me - Love Is Here To Stay - Embraceable You - Someone to Watch Over Me
9:16
3 Sweet and Low Down
3:21
4 Fascinating Rhythm
3:38
5 Do It Again
5:00
6 My Man's Gone Now
5:33
7 The Man I Love
9:47
8 Medley: Nice Work If You Can Get It - They Can't Take That Away From Me - S' Wonderful - Swanee - Strike Up The Band
6:02
9 Encore: I've Got A Crush On You - A Foggy Day
7:34

Credits

CD 1

arranger:
Joe Lovano (track 2)
James Morgan (conductor) (track 1)
Juliette Pochin (track 1)
composer:
George Gershwin (composer) (tracks 1, 1, 1, 1–3, 5–6, 8)
George Gershwin (composer) (1924) (tracks 4, 7)
George Gershwin (composer) (1926) (track 2)
George Gershwin (composer) (1927) (tracks 8, 8)
George Gershwin (composer) (1928) (tracks 2, 9)
George Gershwin (composer) (1930) (track 2)
George Gershwin (composer) (1937) (tracks 8, 8–9)
conductor:
Michael Tilson Thomas (tracks 1–9)
lyricist:
Irving Caesar (track 8)
Buddy DeSylva (track 5)
Ira Gershwin (tracks 1, 1, 1–4, 6)
Dorothy Heyward (playwright) (tracks 1, 6)
DuBose Heyward (tracks 1, 1, 1, 6)
Ira Gershwin (1924) (track 7)
Ira Gershwin (1926) (track 2)
Ira Gershwin (1927) (tracks 8, 8)
Ira Gershwin (1928) (tracks 2, 9)
Ira Gershwin (1930) (track 2)
Ira Gershwin (1937) (tracks 8, 8–9)
orchestra:
Los Angeles Philharmonic (tracks 1–9)
vocals:
Sarah Vaughan (tracks 1–9)
publisher:
Chappell & Co. (tracks 1, 8)
Chappell & Co., Inc. (tracks 1–2, 8, 8)
Chappell Music (track 2)
Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 1–2, 8–9)
Ira Gershwin Music (tracks 8, 8)
New World Company (track 7)
New World Music Corp. (tracks 2, 9)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (tracks 2, 7–8, 8–9, 9)
Warner Bros. Music (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 2)
Warner Bros., Inc. (not for release label use!) (track 2)
Warner/Chappell (track 1)
Warner/Chappell Music Holland BV (tracks 1, 1, 7–8)
Warner/Chappell North America Limited (formerly incorporated as Marmalade Music Ltd., from 1968/09/19–1999/11/09) (tracks 1, 1, 8, 8)
Harms, Inc. (1922) (track 5)
Harms, Inc. (1929) (track 4)
New World Music Co. (1930) (track 2)
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1935) (track 1)
Ira Gershwin Music (1935) (track 1)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (1935) (track 1)
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1937) (tracks 8, 8)
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1938) (track 2)
was commissioned by:
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1935) (track 1)
arrangements:
Do It Again (for piano solo) (track 5)
Fascinating Rhythm (for piano solo) (track 4)
Someone to Watch Over Me (for trumpet and piano, Turrin) (track 2)
Someone to Watch Over Me (for solo piano, arr. by Keith Jarrett) (track 2)
Strike Up the Band (for solo piano) (track 8)
Summertime (catch-all for arrangements) (track 1)
Swanee (for piano solo) (track 8)
Sweet and Low Down (for piano solo) (track 3)
The Man I Love (for solo piano, transcr. by Percy Grainger) (track 7)
The Man I Love (for piano solo) (track 7)
’s Wonderful (for solo piano) (track 8)
instrumental recording of:
The Man I Love (track 7)
is based on:
is the basis for:
Doin’ Time (track 1)
Summertime (Rick Wakeman arrangement) (track 1)
The Bones of You (track 1)
later translated parody versions:
Tschibuti (track 1)
later translated versions:
A Newö heit (track 9)
Abraçável você (track 2)
C'est l'été (track 1)
Fascinante ritmo (track 4)
Jour de brouillard (track 9)
Kumm hoit mi Porgy (track 1)
Mia zwa (track 7)
Nua ned fia mi (track 2)
Sommartid (track 1)
Summa is (track 1)
Um dia de garoa (track 9)
Wundervoll (track 8)
その人は誰 (track 2)
later versions:
Fascinating Rhythm (track 4)
It Ain't Necessarily So (from 'Porgy and Bess') (arrangement for 48 violas) (track 1)
live medley including a recording of:
But Not for Me (track 2)
Embraceable You (track 2)
I Loves You, Porgy (track 1)
It Ain’t Necessarily So (jazz standard originally from Porgy and Bess; catch-all for unspecified pop and jazz arrangements) (track 1)
Someone to Watch Over Me (Oh, Kay!) (track 2)
Strike Up the Band (1927 Gershwin song) (track 8)
Summertime (American songbook standard from 1935 opera Porgy and Bess) (track 1)
Swanee (track 8)
’s Wonderful (track 8)
live partial recording of:
live recording of:
Do It Again (track 5)
My Man’s Gone Now (aria from Porgy and Bess, use this for non-opera or instrumental recordings) (track 6)
Sweet and Low Down (track 3)
orchestrations:
Strike Up the Band! (unknown orchestration of the song) (track 8)
part of:
A Damsel in Distress (1937 film score) (tracks 8–9)
An American in Paris (2015 Broadway musical) (tracks 2, 7–8, 8)
Crazy For You (1992 Musical) (tracks 2, 2, 2, 8, 8)
Funny Face (1927 musical) (track 8)
Girl Crazy (1930 Musical) (tracks 2, 2)
Lady, Be Good (full musical) (track 4)
Oh, Kay! (1926 musical) (track 2)
Porgy and Bess (track 1)
Shall We Dance (1937 film soundtrack) (track 8)
Strike up the Band (1927 Gershwin musical) (track 8)
Tip-Toes (track 3)
Treasure Girl (1928 musical) (track 9)
referred to in medleys:
The Rhythm Series (track 4)
Porgy and Bess Suite (tracks 1, 1, 1)