Appears on releases

# Title Length Release Title Release Artist Date Country Label Catalog#
Official
1.2 Summertime 4:58 Porgy & Bess Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong Verve (aka “Verve Records”, US jazz) MGV 4011-2
1.2 Porgy & Bess: Summertime 4:59 Porgy & Bess Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong Verve (aka “Verve Records”, US jazz) 827 475-2
1.9 Summertime 5:00 Compact Jazz: Ella Fitzgerald Louis Armstrong Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong Verve (aka “Verve Records”, US jazz) 835 313-2
1.1 Summertime 5:00 Jazz a mezzanotte Various Artists Verve (aka “Verve Records”, US jazz) 847 907-2
3.2 Summertime 5:02 The Complete Ella and Louis on Verve Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong Verve (aka “Verve Records”, US jazz) 3145372842
1.8 Summertime 5:02 The Best of Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong on Verve Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong Verve (aka “Verve Records”, US jazz) 3145379092
2.17 Summertime 5:00 The No. 1 Jazz Album Various Artists PolyGram TV (a division of PolyGram Record Operations Ltd.) 553 937-2
1.11 Summertime 5:02 Our Love Is Here to Stay: Ella & Louis Sing Gershwin Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong Verve (aka “Verve Records”, US jazz) 3145396792
2.1 Summertime 4:59 Jazz autour de minuit Various Artists Gitanes Jazz Productions
1.12 Summertime 5:00 The All Time Greatest Musical Hits Various Artists Sony Music Media 500544 2
1.5 Summertime 5:00 Ella & Louis Together Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong Universal Classics & Jazz (Japanese company - read the annotation before using!) 9867768
2.2 Summertime 4:57 My Life in Music Michael Parkinson
1.2 Summertime 4:59 Porgy & Bess Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong Verve Music Group (now known as Verve Label Group; not for release label use!) MGV 4011-2
1.16 Summertime 4:55 Ella & Louis: Together Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong Not Now Music NOT2CD317
1.55 Summertime 4:59 100 Songs For a Centennial Ella Fitzgerald Verve (aka “Verve Records”, US jazz)
1.1 Summertime 4:59 Porgy & Bess Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong Verve (aka “Verve Records”, US jazz) 810 049-2
1.2 Porgy & Bess: Summertime 4:59 Porgy & Bess Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong Verve (aka “Verve Records”, US jazz) 840 812-2
1.2 Porgy & Bess: Summertime 4:59 Porgy & Bess Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong Essential Jazz Classics EJC55427
Promotion
1.2 Summertime 4:59 Jazz Like You've Never Heard It Before Various Artists PolyGram 819 344-2
(unknown)
1.9 Summertime 5:00 Romantic Collection, Tet-A-Tet Various Artists

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recorded in: Los Angeles, California, United States (1957-08-18)
violin: Victor Arno (1957-08-18)
trumpet: Frank Beach (trombone, trumpet) (1957-08-18)
drums: Alvin Stoller (1957-08-18)
guitar: Tony Rizzi (1957-08-18)
double bass: Joe Mondragon (1957-08-18)
piano: Paul Smith (Paul Thatcher Smith, jazz pianist, composer, arranger and bandleader) (1957-08-18)
trombone: Buddy Childers (1957-08-18)
French horn: Vincent DeRosa (1957-08-18)
conductor: Russell Garcia (1957-08-18)
vocals: Louis Armstrong (1957-08-18)
Ella Fitzgerald (1957-08-18)
recording of: Summertime (American songbook standard from 1935 opera Porgy and Bess) (1957-08-18)

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