Gershwin: Porgy and Bess [Highlights 1983] ()

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Gershwin: Porgy and Bess [Highlights 1983] - Leontyne Price
Track Listing
  1. Introduction; Summertime
  2. A Woman Is a Sometime Thing
  3. Gone, Gone, Gone
  4. My Man's Gone Now
  5. I Got Plenty o' Nuttin
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  1. Introduction; Summertime
  2. A Woman Is a Sometime Thing
  3. Gone, Gone, Gone
  4. My Man's Gone Now
  5. I Got Plenty o' Nuttin
  6. Bess, You Is My Woman
  7. It Ain't Necessarily so
  8. What You Want wid Bess?
  9. I Loves You, Porgy
  10. There's a Boat Dat's Leavin' Soon for New York
  11. Oh, Bess, Oh, Where's My Bess
  12. Oh, Lawd, I'm on My Way
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The Houston Grand Opera mounted a revival of George Gershwin's 1935 musical/opera Porgy and Bess in July 1976, and brought it to Broadway in September. In November, RCA Victor recorded a full-length cast album of the show, released as a multi-record set in 1977. In 1983, a one-disc abridgement of highlights was released, and this is the CD version of that album, which was reissued in 1993. Unlike recordings that have taken a pop, jazz, or Broadway approach, this one positions Porgy and Bess squarely as an opera, with ...

Gershwin: Porgy and Bess [Highlights 1983] 1989, RCA Victor

UPC: 078635523423

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