Gershwin Plays Gershwin: The Piano Rolls ()

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Gershwin Plays Gershwin: The Piano Rolls - George Gershwin
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  1. Sweet and Low Down
  2. Novelette in Fourths
  3. That Certain Feeling
  4. So Am I
  5. Rhapsody in Blue
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  1. Sweet and Low Down
  2. Novelette in Fourths
  3. That Certain Feeling
  4. So Am I
  5. Rhapsody in Blue
  6. Swanee
  7. When You Want 'Em You Can't Get 'Em, When You've Got 'Em, You Don't Wan
  8. Kickin' the Clouds Away
  9. Idle Dreams
  10. On My Mind the Whole Night Long
  11. Scandal Walk
  12. An American in Paris
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George Gershwin made 130 piano rolls between 1916-1927; 28 were recorded and released in 1998 on two Nonesuch CDs. This particular release has quite a few obscure Gershwin songs, including his very first tune, "When You Want 'Em, You Can't Get 'Em, When You've Got 'Em, You Don't Want 'Em." Certainly such tunes as "Novelette in Fourths," "So Am I," and "Idle Dreams" are long forgotten but worth reviving. Among the other highlights of the fascinating and highly enjoyable recital are "Sweet and Lowdown," "Swanee" and a 14 ...

Gershwin Plays Gershwin: The Piano Rolls 1993, Nonesuch

UPC: 075597928723

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