The Resource Porgy & Bess : original Broadway cast, [music by] George Gershwin ; [lyrics by] Ira Gershwin and Du Bose Heyward, (sound recording)

Porgy & Bess : original Broadway cast, [music by] George Gershwin ; [lyrics by] Ira Gershwin and Du Bose Heyward, (sound recording)

Label
Porgy & Bess : original Broadway cast
Title
Porgy & Bess
Title remainder
original Broadway cast
Statement of responsibility
[music by] George Gershwin ; [lyrics by] Ira Gershwin and Du Bose Heyward
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Member of
Accompanying matter
historical information
Cataloging source
GAP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1898-1937
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gershwin, George
Date time place
Recorded May, 1940 and May, 1942
Form of composition
operas
Format of music
not applicable
PerformerNote
Anne Brown, soprano ; Todd Duncan, baritone ; The Eva Jessye Choir ; Decca Symphony Orchestra ; Alexander Smallens, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1885-1940
  • 1896-1983
  • 1889-1972
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Heyward, DuBose
  • Gershwin, Ira
  • Brown, Anne
  • Duncan, Todd
  • Smallens, Alexander
  • Eva Jessye Choir
  • Decca Symphony Orchestra
Series statement
Broadway gold
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Opera
Label
Porgy & Bess : original Broadway cast, [music by] George Gershwin ; [lyrics by] Ira Gershwin and Du Bose Heyward, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Opera excerpts
  • Title on insert: Decca presents selections from George Gershwin's folk opera Porgy and Bess
  • All songs written by George Gershwin, Du Bose Heyward and Ira Gershwin except The requiem, written by George Gershwin
  • Originally issued as 2 separate discs: Decca 145 and Decca 283, except for I got plenty o' nuttin', originally released as a single, Decca 18323
  • Compcat disc
  • "Digitally restored."
  • Original liner notes by Louis Untermeyer and reissue notes by Max O. Preeo on insert
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Overture and Summertime -- A woman is a sometime thing/Introducing Summertime -- My man's gone now -- It take a long pull to get there -- I got plenty o' nuttin' -- Buzzard song -- Bess, you is my woman -- It ain't necessarily so -- What you want wid Bess? -- Strawberry Woman's call/Crab Man's call -- I loves you, Porgy -- The requiem -- There's a boat dat's leavin' soon for New York -- Porgy's lament and finale -- I got plenty o' nuttin'
Control code
ocm27084561
Dimensions
4 3/4 in..
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
MCAD-10520
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • 251774
  • (Sirsi) o27084561
  • (Sirsi) ACO-5811
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Porgy & Bess : original Broadway cast, [music by] George Gershwin ; [lyrics by] Ira Gershwin and Du Bose Heyward, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Opera excerpts
  • Title on insert: Decca presents selections from George Gershwin's folk opera Porgy and Bess
  • All songs written by George Gershwin, Du Bose Heyward and Ira Gershwin except The requiem, written by George Gershwin
  • Originally issued as 2 separate discs: Decca 145 and Decca 283, except for I got plenty o' nuttin', originally released as a single, Decca 18323
  • Compcat disc
  • "Digitally restored."
  • Original liner notes by Louis Untermeyer and reissue notes by Max O. Preeo on insert
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Overture and Summertime -- A woman is a sometime thing/Introducing Summertime -- My man's gone now -- It take a long pull to get there -- I got plenty o' nuttin' -- Buzzard song -- Bess, you is my woman -- It ain't necessarily so -- What you want wid Bess? -- Strawberry Woman's call/Crab Man's call -- I loves you, Porgy -- The requiem -- There's a boat dat's leavin' soon for New York -- Porgy's lament and finale -- I got plenty o' nuttin'
Control code
ocm27084561
Dimensions
4 3/4 in..
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
MCAD-10520
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • 251774
  • (Sirsi) o27084561
  • (Sirsi) ACO-5811
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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