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The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess

Label
The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess
Title
The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess
Creator
Contributor
Librettist
Lyricist
Performer
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • biography of composer or author
  • historical information
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1898-1937
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gershwin, George
Date time place
Recorded Mar. 26-27, 2012 at MSR Studios, New York, NY
Dewey number
782.1
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
M1500.G47
LC item number
P67 2012
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Audra McDonald, Norm Lewis, David Alan Grier
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1885-1940
  • 1890-1961
  • 1896-1983
  • 1963-
  • 1955 June 30-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Heyward, DuBose
  • Heyward, Dorothy
  • Gershwin, Ira
  • Parks, Suzan-Lori
  • Murray, Diedre
  • McDonald, Audra
  • Lewis, Norm
  • Grier, David Alan
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Operas
  • Musicals
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Music by George Gershwin ; libretto by DuBose and Dorothy Heyward; lyrics by DuBose Heyward and Ira Gershwin ; musical book adapted by Suzan-Lori Parks; musical score adapted by Diedre L. Murray
  • "New Broadway cast recording"--Container
  • Compact discs
  • Program notes and libretto in slipcase
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Gone, gone, gone
  • My man's gone now
  • Leaving for the promised land
  • It takes a long pull to get there
  • I got plenty of nothing
  • I hates your strutting style
  • "Picnics is all right..."
  • Bess, you is my woman now
  • Oh, I can't sit down.
  • Disc two.
  • Disc one.
  • It ain't necessarily so
  • What you want with Bess?
  • Oh, doctor Jesus
  • Street cries
  • "I was powerful sick..."
  • I loves you, Porgy
  • The storm approaches
  • Oh, the Lord shake the heaven
  • A red headed woman
  • Oh, doctor Jesus (reprise)
  • Overture
  • Clara, don't you be downhearted
  • Summertime (reprise)
  • The death of crown
  • There's a boat that's leaving soon for New York
  • Bess, oh where's my bess?
  • Oh Lord, I'm on my way
  • Summertime
  • Roll them bones
  • A woman is a sometime thing
  • Porgy's entrance
  • Crap game
  • The killing of Robbins
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
  • 00803607120627
  • 803607120627
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
PS-1206
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocn779882251
  • (OCoLC)779882251
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess
Publication
Note
  • Music by George Gershwin ; libretto by DuBose and Dorothy Heyward; lyrics by DuBose Heyward and Ira Gershwin ; musical book adapted by Suzan-Lori Parks; musical score adapted by Diedre L. Murray
  • "New Broadway cast recording"--Container
  • Compact discs
  • Program notes and libretto in slipcase
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Gone, gone, gone
  • My man's gone now
  • Leaving for the promised land
  • It takes a long pull to get there
  • I got plenty of nothing
  • I hates your strutting style
  • "Picnics is all right..."
  • Bess, you is my woman now
  • Oh, I can't sit down.
  • Disc two.
  • Disc one.
  • It ain't necessarily so
  • What you want with Bess?
  • Oh, doctor Jesus
  • Street cries
  • "I was powerful sick..."
  • I loves you, Porgy
  • The storm approaches
  • Oh, the Lord shake the heaven
  • A red headed woman
  • Oh, doctor Jesus (reprise)
  • Overture
  • Clara, don't you be downhearted
  • Summertime (reprise)
  • The death of crown
  • There's a boat that's leaving soon for New York
  • Bess, oh where's my bess?
  • Oh Lord, I'm on my way
  • Summertime
  • Roll them bones
  • A woman is a sometime thing
  • Porgy's entrance
  • Crap game
  • The killing of Robbins
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
  • 00803607120627
  • 803607120627
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
PS-1206
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocn779882251
  • (OCoLC)779882251
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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