My Man’s Gone Now (aria from Porgy and Bess, use this for non-opera or instrumental recordings)

~ Song

Relationships

lyricist:Ira Gershwin
Dorothy Heyward (playwright)
DuBose Heyward
composer:George Gershwin (composer)
publisher:Chappell Music Co.
Wikidata:Q6946001 [info]
is based on:Porgy and Bess: Act I, Scene II. “My man’s gone now”

Recordings

DateTitleAttributesArtistLength
performance
1955-10My Man's Gone Now (mono)coverBetty Bennett3:26
1958-07-22 – 1958-08-18My Man’s Gone Nowcover and instrumentalMiles Davis6:16
1958My Man's Gone NowinstrumentalMundell Lowe and His All Stars3:24
1959-01-13 – 1959-01-15My Man's Gone NowThe Bill Potts Big Band4:10
1961-06-25My Man’s Gone Now (live, 1961-06-25: Village Vanguard, New York, NY, USA)cover, instrumental and liveBill Evans Trio6:23
1961-06-25My Man’s Gone Now (live, 1961-06-25: Village Vanguard, New York, NY, USA — 2008 remaster)cover, instrumental and liveBill Evans Trio6:25
1964-07-23 – 1964-07-24My Man's Gone Now (mono)coverThe Modern Jazz Quartet7:20
1964-07My Man's Gone Now (stereo)instrumentalThe Modern Jazz Quartet7:21
1967-01-05My Man’s Gone NowNina Simone4:15
1980-07-21My Man's Gone Nowinstrumental and liveBill Evans Trio6:07
1980-08-31 – 1980-09-08My Man's Gone Now (live, 1980-09: Keystone Korner, San Francisco, USA)instrumental and liveBill Evans Trio6:27
1980My Man's Gone Nowinstrumental and liveBill Evans Trio4:37
1980My Man's Gone Nowinstrumental and liveBill Evans Trio6:52
1982-02My Man's Gone NowliveSarah Vaughan5:33
1986-04My Man's Gone NowinstrumentalMulgrew Miller6:02
1988-11-20My Man's Gone NowliveMaureen McGovern2:02
1994-01My Man's Gone NowinstrumentalKevin Hays8:25
1995-05My Man's Gone NowcoverDallas Symphony Orchestra, Andrew Litton3:54
1997-12My Man’s Gone NowShirley Horn10:39
2000-08My Man's Gone NowcoverMagni Wentzel Sextet4:10
2001-05-16 – 2001-05-17My Man's Gone Nowcover and instrumentalUNT Two O'Clock Lab Band, Steve Houghton Quintet3:56
2005-08-16My Man's Gone NowcoverLina Allemano Four4:11
2009-12My Man's Gone NowinstrumentalBill Charlap & Renee Rosnes8:35
2011-11-18 – 2011-11-20My Man's Gone NowcoverThe Gents, Béni Csillag3:50
2012-10-18 – 2012-10-21Intro: My Man's Gone NowcoverTobias Hoffmann Trio3:19
2015-11My Man's Gone NowcoverFoltzOliva7:56
2016-12My Man's Gone NowcoverLarry Grenadier5:35
My Man's Gone NowClaire Martin5:20
My Man's Gone Nowcover and liveMiles Davis20:17
My Man's Gone NowcoverLorraine Ellison3:16
My Man's Gone NowinstrumentalBill Evans6:21
My Man's Gone NowcoverDick Hyman And His Trio3:45
My Man's Gone Nowcover and instrumentalMiles Davis6:17
My Man's Gone NowDiahann Carroll & The André Previn Trio4:06
My Man's Gone Nowcover and liveMiles Davis6:02
My Man's Gone Nowcover and liveMiles Davis20:19
My Man's Gone Now (live, 1949)coverMiles Davis20:19
My Man's Gone Nowcover and liveMiles Davis15:44
My Man's Gone Nowcover and liveMiles Davis?:??
My Man's Gone NowcoverMiles Davis15:45
My Man's Gone Nowcover and liveMiles Davis20:05
My Man's Gone NowcoverMiles Davis6:17
My Man's Gone NowElla Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong?:??
My Man's Gone NowElla Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong3:59
My Man's Gone NowElla Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong4:01
My Man's Gone NowElla Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong4:03
My Man's Gone NowinstrumentalGeorge Cables7:32
My Man's Gone NowLynne Arriale Trio5:56
My Man's Gone NowcoverPete Jolly?:??
My Man's Gone NowinstrumentalGeorge Gershwin4:41
My Man's Gone NowLeonid Hambro & Gershon Kingsley3:35
My Man's Gone NowHoward Morgen4:03
My Man's Gone NowBill Evans & Jim Hall6:47
My Man's Gone NowElla Fitzgerald3:59
My Man's Gone NowSarah Vaughan4:23
My Man's Gone NowinstrumentalBill Evans6:47
My Man's Gone NowAnne Brown4:03
My Man's Gone Now (1st Arrangement)instrumentalPercy Faith and His Orchestra3:34
My Man's Gone NowMarian McPartland4:28
My Man's Gone NowcoverPink Freud8:53
My Man's Gone NowCarmen McRae & Sammy Davis Jr.4:18
My Man's Gone NowEastern Rebellion7:05
My Man's Gone NowCarmen McRae4:16
My Man's Gone NowCarmen McRae4:15
My Man's Gone NowlivePaolo Fresu8:25
My Man's Gone NowHelen Jepson?:??
My Man's Gone NowcoverWynton Marsalis4:37
My Man's Gone NowSara Gazarek1:49
My Man's Gone NowSarah Vaughan4:23
My Man's Gone NowAllen Farnham7:20
My Man's Gone NowPaolo Fresu7:08
My Man's Gone NowBarbara Hendricks4:46
My Man's Gone NowKitty White2:24
My Man's Gone Now (Porgy and Bess)Renée Fleming, Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, James Levine4:16
My Man's Gone Now / Gone, Gone, GoneinstrumentalEric Reed8:15
My Man’s Gone NowJulie London3:51
My Man’s Gone NowDave Grusin6:52
My Man’s Gone Nowcover and instrumentalRalph Towner5:27
My Man’s Gone NowElla & Louis4:01
My Man’s Gone NowLarry Adler & Sinéad O’Connor3:38
My Man’s Gone NowClaudia Acuña6:29
My Man’s Gone NowcoverThe Gun Club3:19
My Man’s Gone NowcoverMiles Davis6:16
My Man’s Gone Now (remake take)cover and instrumentalMiles Davis & Gil Evans6:16
Porgy & Bess: My Man's Gone NowElla Fitzgerald, Louis Armstrong4:02
Porgy and Bess: Act I: My Man's Gone Nowinstrumentalhr brass4:24