Overtures and songs / George Gershwin
- Gershwin, George, 1898-1937
- Uniform Title:
- Musicals. Selections
- [England] : EMI Classics, 
- Copyright Date:
- Physical Description:
- 1 online resource (1 sound file).
- Additional Creators:
- Te Kanawa, Kiri, McGlinn, John, and New Princess Theater Orchestra
- American classics
- A damsel in distress : suite from the film (5:57) -- Girl crazy : overture (5:23) -- Of thee I sing : prelude (5:01) -- Tip-toes : overture (4:49) -- Primrose : overture (5:44) -- A damsel in distress. Stiff upper lip (funhouse sequence) (8:28) -- Oh, Kay! : overture (6:44) -- George White's scandals of 1924. Somebody loves me (3:01) -- Primrose. Boy wanted (2:34) -- A damsel in distress. Things are looking up (3:23) -- Goldwyn follies. Love walked in (3:09) ; Love is here to stay (2:46) -- Oh, Kay! Someone to watch over me (2:43) -- Girl crazy. But not for me (2:56) -- Porgy and Bess. Summertime (2:42) -- A damsel in distress. Nice work if you can get it (2:43) -- The show is on. By Strauss (2:51) -- Girl crazy. Embraceable you (3:33) ; I got rhythm (3:33).
- Overtures and songs from stage and film musicals., The 1st work arr. by the conductor., Tracks 1-7 originally released by EMI as Gershwin overtures (CDC-7 47977 2) in 1987; tracks 8-19 originally released by EMI as Kiri sings Gershwin (CDC-7 47454 2) in 1987., and AVAILABLE ONLINE TO AUTHORIZED PSU USERS.
- Participant/Performer Note:
- Kiri Te Kanawa, soprano (tracks 8-19) ; New Princess Theater Orchestra ; John McGlinn, conductor.
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