Summertime

~ Recording by Ella Fitzgerald

Appears on releases

# Title Length Release Title Release Artist Date Country Label Catalog#
Official
2.15 Summertime 4:59 Harmony Jazz : Le Chant des rêves Various Artists Virgin France S.A. (not for release label use!) 811 558 2-0
2.15 Summertime 4:59 Harmony Jazz : Le Chant des rêves Various Artists

Relationships

recording of: Summertime (American songbook standard from 1935 opera Porgy and Bess) (cover)

Summertime (American songbook standard from 1935 opera Porgy and Bess)

composer: George Gershwin (composer)
lyricist: Ira Gershwin
DuBose Heyward
publisher: Chappell & Co.
Chappell & Co., Inc.
Chappell Music Ltd.
Dubose and Dorothy Heyward Memorial Fund Publishing
George Gershwin Music
Warner/Chappell
Warner/Chappell Music Holland BV
Warner/Chappell North America Limited
Ira Gershwin Music (1935)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (1935)
arrangements: 12 Songs: Summertime
Summertime (catch-all for arrangements)
is based on: Porgy and Bess: Act I, Scene I. “Summertime” (Clara)
is the basis for: And the Living Is Easy
Doin’ Time
Summertime (Rick Wakeman arrangement)
The Bones of You
later translated parody versions: Tschibuti
later translated versions: C'est l'été
Sommartid
Summa is
referred to in medleys: Porgy and Bess Suite