Summertime

~ Recording by Duke Ellington

Appears on releases

# Title Length Release Title Release Artist Date Country Label Catalog#
Official
1.6 Summertime 3:50 Piano in the Foreground Duke Ellington & His Orchestra Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP)
1.6 Summertime 3:52 Piano in the Foreground Duke Ellington Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) CK 87042
1.6 Summertime 3:52 Piano in the Foreground Duke Ellington Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP), Legacy (Legacy Recordings) 512920 2
4.6 Summertime 3:50 Eight Classic Albums Duke Ellington Real Gone Jazz RGJCD292
1.6 Summertime 3:49 Piano in the Foreground Duke Ellington Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) COL 474930 2

Relationships

drums: Sam Woodyard (1961-03-01)
bass: Aaron Bell (1961-03-01)
piano: Duke Ellington (American composer, pianist, & jazz bandleader) (1961-03-01)
engineer: Allan Emig
recorded at: Radio Recorders Studios in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1961-03-01)
recording of: Summertime (American songbook standard from 1935 opera Porgy and Bess) (cover) (1961-03-01)

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