Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Fascinatin' Rhythm
Ella Fitzgerald 3:24
2 Let's Call the Whole Thing Off
Sarah Vaughan 2:27
3 I Loves You, Porgy
Nina Simone 2:32
4 Summertime
Dinah Washington 2:37
5 Nice Work If You Can Get It
Ella Fitzgerald 3:34
6 Our Love Is Here to Stay
Shirley Horn 3:38
7 'S Wonderful
Sarah Vaughan 2:32
8 I've Got a Crush on You
Dinah Washington 3:07
9 They Can't Take That Away From Me
Ella Fitzgerald 3:11
10 Someone to Watch Over Me
Sarah Vaughan 4:02
11 Embraceable You
Sarah Vaughan 4:51
12 The Man I Love
Betty Carter 7:38

Credits

Medium 1

drums:
Bobby Hamilton (percussionist) (1964-03-21) (track 3)
guitar:
Rudy Stevenson (1964-03-21) (track 3)
double bass:
Lisle Atkinson (1964-03-21) (track 3)
piano:
Jimmy Jones (jazz pianist, active years 1936-1975) (track 7)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1964-03-21) (track 3)
arranger:
Joe Lovano (track 11)
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (track 3)
composer:
George Gershwin (composer) (tracks 3, 3–4, 6)
George Gershwin (composer) (1924) (tracks 1, 12)
George Gershwin (composer) (1926) (track 10)
George Gershwin (composer) (1927) (track 7)
George Gershwin (composer) (1928) (tracks 8, 11)
George Gershwin (composer) (1937) (tracks 2, 5, 9)
lead vocals:
Nina Simone (American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement) (1964-03-21) (track 3)
lyricist:
Ira Gershwin (tracks 1, 3, 3–4, 6)
DuBose Heyward (tracks 3, 3–4)
Ira Gershwin (1924) (track 12)
Ira Gershwin (1926) (track 10)
Ira Gershwin (1927) (track 7)
Ira Gershwin (1928) (tracks 8, 11)
Ira Gershwin (1937) (tracks 2, 5, 9)
orchestra:
vocals:
Sarah Vaughan (tracks 2, 7, 10)
publisher:
Chappell & Co. (tracks 4, 7)
Chappell & Co., Inc. (tracks 4, 7, 9)
Chappell Music (track 6)
Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 4, 6–7)
Ira Gershwin Music (tracks 7, 9)
New World Company (track 12)
New World Music Corp. (tracks 8, 11)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (tracks 7–9, 11–12)
Warner Bros., Inc. (not for release label use!) (track 10)
Warner/Chappell (track 4)
Warner/Chappell Music Holland BV (tracks 3, 3–4, 9, 12)
Harms, Inc. (1929) (track 1)
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1935) (tracks 3, 3)
Ira Gershwin Music (1935) (track 4)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (1935) (track 4)
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1937) (tracks 2, 5, 9)
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1938) (track 6)
recorded at:
Carnegie Hall in New York, New York, United States (1964-03-21) (track 3)
arrangements:
Fascinating Rhythm (for piano solo) (track 1)
Someone to Watch Over Me (for solo piano, arr. by Keith Jarrett) (track 10)
Someone to Watch Over Me (for trumpet and piano, Turrin) (track 10)
Summertime (catch-all for arrangements) (track 4)
The Man I Love (for solo piano, transcr. by Percy Grainger) (track 12)
The Man I Love (for piano solo) (track 12)
’s Wonderful (for solo piano) (track 7)
is based on:
is the basis for:
Doin’ Time (track 4)
Summertime (Rick Wakeman arrangement) (track 4)
The Bones of You (track 4)
later translated parody versions:
Tschibuti (track 4)
later translated versions:
Abraçável você (track 11)
C'est l'été (track 4)
Fascinante ritmo (track 1)
Kumm hoit mi Porgy (tracks 3, 3)
Mia zwa (track 12)
Sommartid (track 4)
Summa is (track 4)
Wundervoll (track 7)
その人は誰 (track 10)
later versions:
Fascinating Rhythm (track 1)
live recording of:
I Loves You, Porgy (1964-03-21) (track 3)
part of:
A Damsel in Distress (1937 film score) (track 5)
An American in Paris (2015 Broadway musical) (tracks 7, 9, 12)
Crazy For You (1992 Musical) (tracks 5, 9–11)
Funny Face (1927 musical) (track 7)
Girl Crazy (1930 Musical) (track 11)
Lady, Be Good (full musical) (track 1)
Oh, Kay! (1926 musical) (track 10)
Shall We Dance (1937 film soundtrack) (tracks 2, 9)
Treasure Girl (1928 musical) (track 8)
recording of:
Embraceable You (track 11)
I Loves You, Porgy (track 3)
Someone to Watch Over Me (Oh, Kay!) (track 10)
Summertime (American songbook standard from 1935 opera Porgy and Bess) (track 4)
The Man I Love (track 12)
’s Wonderful (track 7)
referred to in medleys:
The Rhythm Series (track 1)
Porgy and Bess Suite (tracks 3, 3–4)

Release

ASIN: US: B0000047VH [info]