Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Fantasy for Violin and Orchestra on Porgy and Bess
George Gershwin 20:30
2 Three Preludes: I. Allegro ben ritmato e deciso
George Gershwin 1:41
3 Three Preludes: II. Andante
George Gershwin 3:48
4 Three Preludes: III. Allegro ben ritmato e deciso
George Gershwin 1:22
5 Songs for Violin and Orchestra: 1. I Got Rhythm
George Gershwin 4:20
6 Songs for Violin and Orchestra: 2. Embraceable You
George Gershwin 4:16
7 Songs for Violin and Orchestra: 3. Nice Work if You Can Get it
George Gershwin 3:44
8 Songs for Violin and Orchestra: 4. Liza
George Gershwin 3:54
9 Songs for Violin and Orchestra: 5. But Not for Me
George Gershwin 4:22
10 Songs for Violin and Orchestra: 6. Sweet and Low-Down
George Gershwin 3:36
11 Songs for Violin and Orchestra: 7. Love Is Here to Stay
George Gershwin 3:46

Credits

CD 1

violin:
Joshua Bell (tracks 1–11)
piano:
George Gershwin (composer) (track 10)
John Williams (soundtrack composer & conductor) (tracks 2–4)
arranger:
William Brohn (tracks 5–6, 8, 10–11)
Alexander Courage (track 1)
Jascha Heifetz (tracks 2–4)
Jonathan Tunick (tracks 7, 9)
composer:
George Gershwin (composer) (tracks 2–4, 11)
George Gershwin (composer) (1930) (track 5)
George Gershwin (composer) (1937) (track 7)
conductor:
John Williams (soundtrack composer & conductor) (tracks 1, 5–11)
lyricist:
Ira Gershwin (track 11)
Ira Gershwin (1930) (track 5)
Ira Gershwin (1937) (track 7)
orchestra:
London Symphony Orchestra (tracks 1, 5–11)
publisher:
Chappell Music (track 11)
Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 5, 11)
New World Music Co. (1930) (track 5)
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1937) (track 7)
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1938) (track 11)
arrangement of:
Three Preludes: No. 1. Allegro ben ritmato e deciso (original version for piano) (track 2)
Three Preludes: No. 2. Andante con moto e poco rubato (original version for piano) (track 3)
Three Preludes: No. 3. Allegro ben ritmato e deciso (original version for piano) (track 4)
arrangements:
I Got Rhythm (for piano solo) (track 5)
I Got Rhythm (for brass ensemble, Harvey) (track 5)
instrumental recording of:
I Got Rhythm (track 5)
is based on:
is the basis for:
later translated versions:
I hob Rhythmus (track 5)
part of:
A Damsel in Distress (1937 film score) (track 7)
An American in Paris (2015 Broadway musical) (track 5)
Crazy For You (1992 Musical) (tracks 5, 7)
Girl Crazy (1930 Musical) (track 5)
The Goldwyn Follies (track 11)
Three Preludes (for violin and piano, Heifetz) (tracks 2–4)
recording of:
Three Preludes: No. 1. Allegro ben ritmato e deciso (for violin and piano, Heifetz) (track 2)
Three Preludes: No. 2. Andante con moto e poco rubato (for violin and piano, Heifetz) (track 3)
Three Preludes: No. 3. Allegro ben ritmato e deciso (for violin and piano, Heifetz) (track 4)
referred to in medleys:
The Rhythm Series (track 5)

Release

ASIN: US: B000009OP5 [info]