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Porgy and Bess [sound recording] / [music by George Gershwin ; lyrics by Du Bose Heyward and Ira Gershwin].

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Stan Getz Library CD 18756 37684000677904 Annex Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 sound disc : digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [New York, N.Y.] : Verve, [1986], p1958.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Opera excerpts.
Title on container: Porgy & Bess.
Compact disc.
Analog recording.
Synopsis and program notes, principally by Lawrence D. Stewart ([28] p. : ports.) inserted in container.
Formatted Contents Note:
Overture -- Summertime -- I wants to stay here -- My man's gone now -- I got plenty o' nuttin' -- Buzzard song -- Bess, you is my woman now --It ain't necessarily so -- What do you want wid Bess? -- A woman is a sometime thing -- Oh, Doctor Jesus -- Medley: Here come de honey man ; Crab man ; Oh dey's so fresh and fine (Strawberry woman) -- There's a boat dat's leavin' soon for New York -- Bess, oh where's my Bess? -- Oh Lawd, I'm on my way.
Participant or Performer Note:
Ella Fitzgerald, Louis Armstrong, vocals ; orchestra conducted by Russell Garcia.
Subject: Operas > Excerpts

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