Appears on releases

# Title Length Release Title Release Artist Date Country Label Catalog#
Official
2.1 Summertime 4:58 Jazz Autour De Minuit Various Artists Verve World (This label is called Verve World not Verve.)
1.3 Summertime 4:57 16 Great Songs Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong CD 8014
2.7 Summertime 4:58 For the Love of Ella Fitzgerald Ella Fitzgerald Verve (aka “Verve Records”, US jazz) 841 765
1.10 Summertime 4:59 Top of the Spot Various Artists Polydor (worldwide imprint, see annotation) 516 862-2
1.4 Summertime 4:56 Great Ladies Sing the Blues Various Artists PolyGram
1.15 Summertime 4:56 Butter and Eggman Louis Armstrong Rhino (reissue label) 71714
1.5 Summertime 4:59 Jazz 'Round Midnight Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong Verve (aka “Verve Records”, US jazz) 3145573522
1.3 Summertime 4:58 Top of the Spot Jazz Various Artists PolyGram Italia s.r.l. (not for release label use!)
1.3 Summertime 4:58 The Number 1 Jazz Album Various Artists Verve (aka “Verve Records”, US jazz) 314 564 540-2
1.3 Summertime 4:58 The Number 1 Jazz Album Various Artists Verve (aka “Verve Records”, US jazz)
1.13 Summertime 4:55 The Very Best of Louis Armstrong Louis Armstrong Universal Music Canada POLCD20
1.3 Summertime 4:58 Pure Jazz Various Artists UTV Records 314 520 191-2
2.12 Summertime 4:56 Sunshine Various Artists Universal Music TV (UK) 556 900-2
2.12 Summertime 4:56 Sunshine - The Cool Sound of a Hot Summer Various Artists Universal Music NZ 556-9002
2.6 Summertime 4:57 The Jazz Album 2003 Various Artists UCJ (UK label held by "Universal Classics & Jazz, a division of Universal Music Operations Ltd") 068 067-2
1.3 Summertime 4:57 Louis Armstrong at His Very Best Louis Armstrong UCJ (UK label held by "Universal Classics & Jazz, a division of Universal Music Operations Ltd") 9812425
1.13 Summertime 5:03 The Very Best of Louis Armstrong Louis Armstrong Universal Records (1996-2005 American pop label - "RECORDS" must be a part of the logo!)
2.13 Summertime 4:59 The Cool Jazz Collection Various Artists Universal Music Canada 0249813890
1.100 Summertime 5:00 100 Hits Singing in the Rain Various Artists RMG Records
1.1 Summertime 4:57 Autumn in New York Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong Top Music (audiophile label) UD-SACD8933.2
3.4 Summertime 4:55 Essential Collection Louis Armstrong Not Now Music NOT3CD051
5.7 Summertime 4:59 The 100 Best Jazz Tunes of the 1950's Various Artists Chrome Dreams CD8CD5056
1.3 Summertime 4:58 Singing and Swinging Together Ella & Louis Jazz Club (Verve's bargain cds line), Verve (aka “Verve Records”, US jazz)
7.6 Summertime 4:57 "Satchmo": Ambassador of Jazz Louis Armstrong Universal (plain logo: "Universal")
1.4 Summertime 4:59 More Than a Dream Ella & Louis jazz2jazz
2.9 Summertime 4:55 I Just Love: A 50s Summer Party! Various Artists Music Digital 60413D
3.4 Summertime 4:58 Cheek To Cheek: The Complete Duet Recordings Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong Verve (aka “Verve Records”, US jazz)
3.2 Summertime 4:57 Ella & Louis Classic Album Collection Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong Seoul Records
1.2 Summertime 4:58 George Gershwin: The Ultimate Collection George Gershwin Decca Records
1.2 Summertime 4:59 The Very Best of Gershwin George Gershwin
Promotion
1.5 Summertime 4:57 Music Legend Collection 'Blues' Various Artists PolyGram Special Projects (partners with third party non-music industry companies using music to promote their products and brands)
Bootleg
1.3 Summertime 4:57 Ballads & Blues Ella Fitzgerald
(unknown)
1.2 Summertime 4:58 The Very Best of Louis Armstrong Louis Armstrong PolyGram Australia, Verve (aka “Verve Records”, US jazz) 513284-2
3.2 Summertime 4:57 Ella & Louis Classic Album Collection Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong Intermusic S.A. DEL 800123
1.11 Summertime 4:57 Deluxe Collection Louis Armstrong
2.11 Summertime 5:00 The Number One Jazz Album Various Artists
1.6 Summertime 4:59 Unforgettable הקולות הגדולים של הג'אז Various Artists Verve (aka “Verve Records”, US jazz)

Relationships

performer: Louis Armstrong
Ella Fitzgerald
recording of: Summertime (American songbook standard from 1935 opera Porgy and Bess)

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