THE GREAT AMERICAN COMPOSERS: GEORGE & IRA GERSHWIN

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Medium: Double CD
Released: 1989
Catalog number: COLUMBIA #2C2 7925
Total time: 130.26 minutes.seconds (7826 seconds)
Artists: ANDREWS, JULIE
ASTAIRE, FRED
BASIE, COUNT
BENNETT, TONY
BUFFALO PHILHARMONIC
CARLYLE, LOUISE
CASE, ALLEN
CASSIDY, JACK
CONNIFF, RAY
DAY, DORIS
FOUR LADS, THE
FRANKLIN, ARETHA
FROMAN, JANE
GREY, JOEL
HOLIDAY, BILLIE
KIRSTEN, DOROTHY
KOSTELANETZ, ANDRE
LEACHMAN, CLORIS
LEWIS, GARRETT
LOS ANGELES PHILHARMONIC
MARTIN, MARY
MATHIS, JOHNNY
MILLER, MITCH
O'CONNOR, CARROLL
STORDAHL, AXEL
THORNHILL, CLAUDE
TILSON THOMAS, MICHAEL
UGGAMS, LESLIE
VAUGHAN, SARAH
WILLIAMS, ANDY
Composers: CAESAR, IRVING
DE SYLVA, B G
GERSHWIN, GEORGE
GERSHWIN, IRA
HEYWARD, DU BOSE
MACDONALD, BALLARD
WODEHOUSE, P G
Producers: EPSTEIN, STEVEN
FOGLESONG, JAMES
HAMMOND, JOHN
HANIGHEN, BERNIE
JOHNSTON, BOB
KLEBAN, EDWARD
LIEBERSON, GODDARD
MERSEY, ROBERT
MILLER, MITCH
ROBERTS, HOWARD A
SHEPARD, THOMAS Z
[NO PRODUCER CREDITED]

Tracks:

‡ = Duplicate (a preferred copy of the same recording is listed on song page)

01-01 STRIKE UP THE BAND (2.40) (160 seconds)
Composed 1927 by GERSHWIN, GEORGE GERSHWIN, IRA
Recorded 1953 by KOSTELANETZ, ANDRE • No voices
Produced by [NO PRODUCER CREDITED]

01-02 'S WONDERFUL (2.26) (146 seconds)
Composed 1927 by GERSHWIN, GEORGE GERSHWIN, IRA
Recorded 1956 by CONNIFF, RAY • Female voice wordless
Produced by [NO PRODUCER CREDITED]

01-03A FASCINATING RHYTHM (1.08) (68 seconds)
Composed 1924 by GERSHWIN, GEORGE GERSHWIN, IRA
Recorded 1961 by UGGAMS, LESLIE • Male and female voices
Produced by MILLER, MITCH

01-03B I GOT RHYTHM (1.31) (91 seconds)
Composed 1930 by GERSHWIN, GEORGE GERSHWIN, IRA
Recorded 1961 by UGGAMS, LESLIE • Male and female voices
Produced by MILLER, MITCH

01-04 ISN'T IT A PITY? (3.55) (235 seconds)
Composed 1933 by GERSHWIN, GEORGE GERSHWIN, IRA
Recorded 1960 by MATHIS, JOHNNY • Male voice
Produced by MILLER, MITCH

01-05 THEY ALL LAUGHED (2.44) (164 seconds)
Composed 1937 by GERSHWIN, GEORGE GERSHWIN, IRA
Recorded 1937 by ASTAIRE, FRED • Male voice
Produced by [NO PRODUCER CREDITED]

01-06 LET'S CALL THE WHOLE THING OFF (2.37) (157 seconds)
Composed 1937 by GERSHWIN, GEORGE GERSHWIN, IRA
Recorded 1937 by HOLIDAY, BILLIE • Female voice
Produced by HAMMOND, JOHN HANIGHEN, BERNIE

01-07 OH, LADY BE GOOD (3.05) (185 seconds)
Composed 1924 by GERSHWIN, GEORGE GERSHWIN, IRA
Recorded 1936 by BASIE, COUNT • No voices
Produced by [NO PRODUCER CREDITED]

‡ 01-08 SOMEBODY LOVES ME (1.52) (112 seconds)
Composed 1924 by GERSHWIN, GEORGE MACDONALD, BALLARD DE SYLVA, B G
Recorded 1952 by FOUR LADS, THE MILLER, MITCH • Male voice
Produced by MILLER, MITCH

01-09 DEAR LITTLE GIRL (3.30) (210 seconds)
Composed 1926 by GERSHWIN, GEORGE GERSHWIN, IRA
Recorded 1955 by CASSIDY, JACK • Male and female voices
Produced by LIEBERSON, GODDARD

01-10 A FOGGY DAY (2.50) (170 seconds)
Composed 1937 by GERSHWIN, GEORGE GERSHWIN, IRA
Recorded 1937 by ASTAIRE, FRED • Male voice
Produced by [NO PRODUCER CREDITED]

01-11 NICE WORK IF YOU CAN GET IT (2.35) (155 seconds)
Composed 1937 by GERSHWIN, GEORGE GERSHWIN, IRA
Recorded 1950 by VAUGHAN, SARAH • Female voice
Produced by [NO PRODUCER CREDITED]

01-12 LOOKING FOR A BOY (2.54) (174 seconds)
Composed 1925 by GERSHWIN, GEORGE GERSHWIN, IRA
Recorded 1961 by ANDREWS, JULIE • Female voice
Produced by FOGLESONG, JAMES

01-13 (OUR) LOVE IS HERE TO STAY (2.16) (136 seconds)
Composed 1937 by GERSHWIN, GEORGE GERSHWIN, IRA
Recorded 1958 by BENNETT, TONY • Male voice
Produced by MILLER, MITCH

01-14 I'LL BUILD A STAIRWAY TO PARADISE (2.41) (161 seconds)
Composed 1922 by GERSHWIN, GEORGE GERSHWIN, IRA DE SYLVA, B G
Recorded 1967 by GREY, JOEL • Male voice
Produced by KLEBAN, EDWARD

01-15 PROMENADE (WALKING THE DOG) (2.53) (173 seconds)
Composed 1937 by GERSHWIN, GEORGE
Recorded 1981 by TILSON THOMAS, MICHAEL LOS ANGELES PHILHARMONIC • No voices
Produced by EPSTEIN, STEVEN

01-16 SLAP THAT BASS (2.52) (172 seconds)
Composed 1937 by GERSHWIN, GEORGE GERSHWIN, IRA
Recorded 1937 by ASTAIRE, FRED • Male voice
Produced by [NO PRODUCER CREDITED]

01-17 BOY! WHAT LOVE HAS DONE TO ME (2.58) (178 seconds)
Composed 1930 by GERSHWIN, GEORGE GERSHWIN, IRA
Recorded 1930 by FROMAN, JANE • Female voice
Produced by [NO PRODUCER CREDITED]

01-18 LOVE IS SWEEPING THE COUNTRY (2.55) (175 seconds)
Composed 1931 by GERSHWIN, GEORGE GERSHWIN, IRA
Recorded 1972 by LEWIS, GARRETT • Male and female voices
Produced by SHEPARD, THOMAS Z

01-19 SOMEONE TO WATCH OVER ME (3.13) (193 seconds)
Composed 1926 by GERSHWIN, GEORGE GERSHWIN, IRA
Recorded 1963 by UGGAMS, LESLIE • Female voice
Produced by MILLER, MITCH

01-20 SWANEE (2.24) (144 seconds)
Composed 1919 by GERSHWIN, GEORGE CAESAR, IRVING
Recorded 1965 by FRANKLIN, ARETHA • Female voice
Produced by JOHNSTON, BOB

01-21 THE MAN I LOVE (9.58) (598 seconds)
Composed 1924 by GERSHWIN, GEORGE GERSHWIN, IRA
Recorded 1982 by VAUGHAN, SARAH TILSON THOMAS, MICHAEL LOS ANGELES PHILHARMONIC • Female voice
Produced by EPSTEIN, STEVEN

02-01 GIRL CRAZY OVERTURE (5.41) (341 seconds)
Composed 1930 by GERSHWIN, GEORGE
Recorded 1977 by TILSON THOMAS, MICHAEL BUFFALO PHILHARMONIC • No voices
Produced by EPSTEIN, STEVEN

02-02 WHO CARES? (2.20) (140 seconds)
Composed 1931 by GERSHWIN, GEORGE GERSHWIN, IRA
Recorded 1967 by BENNETT, TONY • Male voice
Produced by ROBERTS, HOWARD A

02-03 SUMMERTIME [1-PORGY AND BESS] (3.15) (195 seconds)
Composed 1935 by GERSHWIN, GEORGE HEYWARD, DU BOSE
Recorded 1949 by VAUGHAN, SARAH • Female voice
Produced by [NO PRODUCER CREDITED]

02-04 I CAN'T BE BOTHERED NOW (2.21) (141 seconds)
Composed 1937 by GERSHWIN, GEORGE GERSHWIN, IRA
Recorded 1937 by ASTAIRE, FRED • Male voice
Produced by [NO PRODUCER CREDITED]

02-05 BIDIN' MY TIME (3.05) (185 seconds)
Composed 1930 by GERSHWIN, GEORGE GERSHWIN, IRA
Recorded 1956 by FOUR LADS, THE THORNHILL, CLAUDE • Male voice
Produced by [NO PRODUCER CREDITED]

02-06 I'VE GOT A CRUSH ON YOU (3.02) (182 seconds)
Composed 1928 by GERSHWIN, GEORGE GERSHWIN, IRA
Recorded 1950 by KIRSTEN, DOROTHY • Female voice
Produced by [NO PRODUCER CREDITED]

02-07 CLAP YO' HANDS (2.09) (129 seconds)
Composed 1926 by GERSHWIN, GEORGE GERSHWIN, IRA
Recorded 1955 by CASE, ALLEN • Male and female voices
Produced by LIEBERSON, GODDARD

02-08 EMBRACEABLE YOU (3.40) (220 seconds)
Composed 1930 by GERSHWIN, GEORGE GERSHWIN, IRA
Recorded 1962 by WILLIAMS, ANDY • Male voice
Produced by MERSEY, ROBERT

02-09 LOVE WALKED IN (3.18) (198 seconds)
Composed 1938 by GERSHWIN, GEORGE GERSHWIN, IRA
Recorded 1963 by UGGAMS, LESLIE • Female voice
Produced by MILLER, MITCH

02-10 THEY CAN'T TAKE THAT AWAY FROM ME (2.46) (166 seconds)
Composed 1937 by GERSHWIN, GEORGE GERSHWIN, IRA
Recorded 1967 by BENNETT, TONY • Male voice
Produced by ROBERTS, HOWARD A

02-11 SWEET AND LOW-DOWN (3.26) (206 seconds)
Composed 1925 by GERSHWIN, GEORGE GERSHWIN, IRA
Recorded 1982 by VAUGHAN, SARAH TILSON THOMAS, MICHAEL LOS ANGELES PHILHARMONIC • Female voice
Produced by EPSTEIN, STEVEN

02-12 SHALL WE DANCE (2.29) (149 seconds)
Composed 1937 by GERSHWIN, GEORGE GERSHWIN, IRA
Recorded 1937 by ASTAIRE, FRED • Male voice
Produced by [NO PRODUCER CREDITED]

02-13 THINGS ARE LOOKING UP (3.20) (200 seconds)
Composed 1937 by GERSHWIN, GEORGE GERSHWIN, IRA
Recorded 1937 by HOLIDAY, BILLIE • Female voice
Produced by [NO PRODUCER CREDITED]

02-14 BUT NOT FOR ME (3.27) (207 seconds)
Composed 1930 by GERSHWIN, GEORGE GERSHWIN, IRA
Recorded 1951 by MARTIN, MARY • Female voice
Produced by LIEBERSON, GODDARD

02-15 SAM AND DELILAH (3.01) (181 seconds)
Composed 1930 by GERSHWIN, GEORGE GERSHWIN, IRA
Recorded 1951 by CARLYLE, LOUISE • Female voice
Produced by LIEBERSON, GODDARD

02-16 DO DO DO (2.29) (149 seconds)
Composed 1926 by GERSHWIN, GEORGE GERSHWIN, IRA
Recorded 1950 by DAY, DORIS STORDAHL, AXEL • Male and female voices
Produced by [NO PRODUCER CREDITED]

02-17 SOON [1-GERSHWIN] (2.57) (177 seconds)
Composed 1927 by GERSHWIN, GEORGE GERSHWIN, IRA
Recorded 1950 by KIRSTEN, DOROTHY • Female voice
Produced by [NO PRODUCER CREDITED]

02-18 HI-HO! (4.40) (280 seconds)
Composed 1937 by GERSHWIN, GEORGE GERSHWIN, IRA
Recorded 1968 by BENNETT, TONY • Male voice
Produced by ROBERTS, HOWARD A

02-19 IT AIN'T NECESSARILY SO (3.04) (184 seconds)
Composed 1935 by GERSHWIN, GEORGE GERSHWIN, IRA HEYWARD, DU BOSE
Recorded 1960 by FRANKLIN, ARETHA • Female voice
Produced by HAMMOND, JOHN

02-20 HOW LONG HAS THIS BEEN GOING ON? (2.27) (147 seconds)
Composed 1928 by GERSHWIN, GEORGE GERSHWIN, IRA WODEHOUSE, P G
Recorded 1961 by ANDREWS, JULIE • Female voice
Produced by FOGLESONG, JAMES

02-21 OF THEE I SING (1.32) (92 seconds)
Composed 1931 by GERSHWIN, GEORGE GERSHWIN, IRA
Recorded 1972 by O'CONNOR, CARROLL LEACHMAN, CLORIS • Male and female voices
Produced by SHEPARD, THOMAS Z

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