Porgy and Bess highlights
|Format:||Music CD 1988|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy|
ContentsIntroduction ; Summertime
A woman is a sometime thing
Gone, gone, gone
My man's gone now
I got plenty o' nuttin'
Bess, you is my woman
It ain't necessarily so
What you want wid Bess?
I loves you, Porgy
There's a boat dat's leavin' soon for New York
Oh, Bess, oh, where's my Bess
Oh, Lawd, I'm on my way.
|Publisher|| New York, NY :RCA Victor Gold Seal,1988
|Other Titles|| Porgy.
Porgy and Bess.
1885-1940, librettist, lyricist.
Gershwin, Ira, 1896-1983, lyricist.
Price, Leontyne, performer.
Bubbles, John W., performer.
Warfield, William, performer.
Boatwright, McHenry, 1928-1994, performer.
Henderson, Skitch, 1918-2005, conductor.
Heyward, DuBose, 1885-1940. Porgy.
RCA Victor Orchestra, performer.
RCA Victor Chorus, performer.
Leontyne Price, soprano ; John W. Bubbles, tenor ; William Warfield, McHenry Boatwright, baritones ; other singers ; RCA Victor Orchestra and Chorus ; Skitch Henderson, conductor.
Libretto by DuBose Heyward ; lyrics by Heyward and Ira Gershwin ; based on Heyward's Porgy.
Originally released in 1963.
Program notes by Edward Jablonski, in English with German, French, and Italian translations ( p. : ill.) inserted in container.
1 audio disc (48 min., 14 sec.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.