Tracklist

CD 1: CD 1: Georg Friedrich Händel
CD 2: CD 2: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
CD 3: CD 3: Ludwig van Beethoven
CD 4: CD 4: Gioachino Rossini
CD 5: CD 5: Frédéric Chopin
CD 6: CD 6: Anton Bruckner
CD 7: CD 7: Johann Strauss II
CD 8: CD 8: Johannes Brahms
CD 9: CD 9: Pjotr Iljitsch Tschaikowski
CD 10: CD 10: Edvard Grieg
CD 11: CD 11: Gustav Mahler
CD 12: CD 12: George Gershwin
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Rhapsody in Blue
George Gershwin 16:34
2 An American in Paris
George Gershwin 18:04
3 I Got Rhythm: Variationen
George Gershwin 8:59
4 Oh, Kay: Ouvertüre
George Gershwin 7:31
5 Lullaby für Streichorchester
George Gershwin 8:29

Credits

CD 12: CD 12: George Gershwin

piano:
Josef Hála (track 2)
Kamil Hála (track 1)
Jeffrey Siegel (track 3)
composer:
George Gershwin (composer) (track 4)
George Gershwin (composer) (1919) (track 5)
George Gershwin (composer) (1924) (track 1)
George Gershwin (composer) (1928) (track 2)
George Gershwin (composer) (1933 – 1934) (track 3)
conductor:
Erich Kunzel (track 4)
Libor Pešek (tracks 1–2)
Leonard Slatkin (tracks 3, 5)
dedicated to:
Ira Gershwin (track 3)
orchestra:
Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra (Slovak Philharmonic, Bratislava) (tracks 1–2)
orchestrator:
Ferde Grofé (1942) (track 1)
publisher:
Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 1–3)
Ferde Grofé Music Publishing (New York) (track 1)
Warner Bros. Music (track 1)
premiered at:
Carnegie Hall in New York, New York, United States (1928-12-13) (track 2)
arrangements:
An American in Paris (for two pianos) (track 2)
An American in Paris (transcription for solo piano by William Daly) (track 2)
An American in Paris (catch-all for arrangements) (track 2)
Rhapsody in Blue (arr. Carlos Barbosa-Lima) (track 1)
Rhapsody in Blue (catch-all for arrangements) (track 1)
Rhapsody in Blue (arr. Dokshitser for trumpet and orchestra) (track 1)
Rhapsody in Blue (transcription for solo piano by Gershwin) (track 1)
Rhapsody in Blue (Glenn Miller arrangement) (track 1)
Variations on "I Got Rhythm" for Piano and Orchestra (catch-all for arrangements) (track 3)
has revision:
An American in Paris (revised by F. Campbell-Watson) (track 2)
is based on:
I Got Rhythm (track 3)
is the basis for:
Blue (track 1)
What Happened (Sublime) (track 1)
orchestration of:
Lullaby (for string quartet) (track 5)
part of:
An American in Paris (2015 Broadway musical) (track 2)
Oh, Kay! (1926 musical) (track 4)
recording of:
Lullaby (for string orchestra) (track 5)
Overture (Oh, Kay!) (track 4)
Rhapsody in Blue (standard 1942 orchestration) (track 1)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on America (tracks 1–2)
revision of:
Rhapsody in Blue (original jazz band version, less often performed) (track 1)

Release

ASIN: DE: B003OFHHJU [info]