George and Ira Gershwin Rediscovered > The John Wilson Orchestra


Recording Details

Date
August 13, 2016
Type
Noncommercial Audio / Concert Cast
Method
Live
Language
English
Location
England / London
Theatre/Venue
Royal Albert Hall
Group/Studio
BBC Proms
Music
George Gershwin (840), Burton Lane (251), Harry Warren (356)
Lyrics
Ira Gershwin (705)
Conductor
John Wilson (25)
Orchestrations
Léo Arnaud (52), Edward Benson Powell, Saul Chaplin (62), Alexander Courage (40), Carmen Dragon (71), Ray Heindorf (88), Sy Oliver (44), André Previn (134), Conrad Salinger (101), Herbert Spencer (20)
Performer
Louise Dearman (22), Matthew Ford (8), Maida Vale Singers (13), Julian Ovenden (29)
Musician
John Wilson Orchestra (18)
Notes
Performed as part of the 2016 BBC proms season
Also broadcast live on BBC 2 (Gershwin Gala [2016 The John Wilson Orchestra])
Shortcode
[r35784]

Releases

Format
Radio Broadcast
Label
BBC Radio 3
Released
2016-08-13
Country
UK
Notes
Broadcast live from the Royal Albert Hall. Includes an intermission discussion with Edward Seckerson, Jason Carr and John Wilson.
Lists
7 collectors / 0 wish lists
Shortcode
[rl55963]
1. Rhapsody in Blue (Overture)
2. Treat Me Rough
3. You'd Be Hard to Replace
4. I'll Build a Stairway to Paradise
5. Fascinatin' Rhythm
6. But Not For Me
7. The Babbit and the Bromide
8. Shall We Dance? (Final Ballet)
9. Strike Up The Band
10. Funny Face
11. Love Walked In
12. Let's Kiss and Make Up
13. In Our United State
14. The Swing-Trot
15. Long Ago and Far Away
16. S'Wonderful
17. The Man That Got Away
18. An American in Paris (Ballet)
19. It's A New World
20. Applause, Applause

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