Porgy and Bess > Studio Cast


Show Details

Show
Porgy and Bess (95)
Music
George Gershwin (840)
Lyrics
Ira Gershwin (705), DuBose Heyward (104)
Book
DuBose Heyward (104)

Recording Details

Date
1976
Type
Audio / Studio Cast
Language
English
Conductor
Lorin Maazel (6)
Performer
McHenry Boatwright (2), Cleveland Orchestra Chorus, Francois Clemmons (2), Barbara Hendricks (14), Leona Mitchell (3), Florence Quivar (3), Willard White (19)
Musician
Cleveland Orchestra
Shortcode
[r4947]

Releases (5)

Format
3-CD
Label
Decca 001895202
Released
2013-09-17
Country
US
Barcode
028947857853
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# Tracks
42
Lists
2 collectors / 1 wish list
Shortcode
[rl43029]
Disc 1
1. Introduction - Jazzbo Brown Blues
2. Summertime
3. A Woman Is a Sometime Thing
4. Here Come De Honey Man...Here's the Ol' Crap Shark
5. They Pass By...Here Comes Big Boy!...Don't You Ever Let
6. O, Little Stars...Touch That Money An' Meet Yo' Gawd!
7. Wake Up An'hit It Out!...That You, Sportin'Life?
8. Gone, Gone, Gone
9. Overflow...Gawd Got Plenty of Money for De Saucer
10. Um! A Saucer-burial Setup, I See
11. My Man's Gone Now
12. Headin' for the Promis' Lan'
Disc 2
1. It Takes a Long Pull to Get There
2. I Got Plenty O' Nuttin'
3. I Hates Yo' Struttin'...Mornin, Lawyer...Dey's a Buckra
4. Buzzard Song
5. Bess, You Is My Woman Now
6. Oh, I Can't Sit Down
7. I Ain't Got No Shame
8. It Ain't Necessarily So
9. Oh! What You Want Wid Bess?
10. Honey, Dat's All De Breakfast...Take You' Hands Off M, E
11. Oh, Doctor Jesus
12. Oh, Dey's So Fresh...I'm Talkin'about Devil Crabs
13. Porgy, Porgy, Dat You There
14. I Loves You, Porgy
15. Why You Been Out On That Wharf?
Disc 3
1. Oh, Doctor Jesus
2. Oh, De Lawd Shake De Heavens...One of Dese Mornings
3. Oh Dere's Somebody...Yo Is a Nice...If Gawd...Oh De Lawd
4. A Red-headed Woman...Jake's Boat...Oh Doctor Jesus
5. Clara, Clara...Crown, Crown...Summertime
6. Interlude (Death of Crown)
7. Introduction...Wait for Us...What Is Your Name?
8. You've Got to Go...Oh Gawd! They Goin'to Make Him Look
9. There's a Boat Dat's Leavin'
10. Introduction
11. Good Mornin' Sistuh...Thank Gawd I's Home Again!
12. Dem White Folks Sure Ain't Put Nuthin'
13. Oh, Bess, Where's My Bess
14. Bess Is Gone
15. Oh Lawd, I'm On My Way
Format
3-CD
Label
Decca 000994602
Released
2007-10-09
Barcode
028947586630
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Liner Notes
Ivan March
Notes
The Originals: Legendary Recordings From the Decca Catalogue
# Tracks
42
Length
178:46
Lists
9 collectors / 0 wish lists
Shortcode
[rl12020]
Disc 1
1. Introduction - Jasbo Brown Blues
2. Summertime
3. A woman is a sometime thing
4. Here come de honey man
5. They pass by singin'
6. Oh, little stars
7. Wake up an' hit it out
8. Gone, gone, gone
9. Overflow, overflow
10. Um! A saucer-burial setup, I see
11. My man's gone now
12. Headin' for the Promis' Lan'
Disc 2
1. It take a long pull to get there
2. Oh, I got plenty o' nuttin'
3. I hates yo' struttin' style
4. Buzzard Song
5. Bess, you is my woman now
6. Oh, I can't sit down
7. I ain' got no shame
8. It ain't necessarily so
9. Oh... What you want wid Bess?
10. Honey, dat's all de breakfast I got time for
11. Oh, Doctor Jesus
12. Oh dey's so fresh an' fine
13. Porgy, Porgy, dat you there
14. I loves you, Porgy
15. Why you been out on that wharf
Disc 3
1. Oh, doctor Jesus
2. Oh, de Lawd shake de Heavens
3. Oh, dere's somebody knockin' at de do'
4. A red-headed woman
5. Clara, Clara, don't you be downhearted
6. Interlude (Death of Crown)
7. Introduction - Wait for us at the corner, Al
8. You've got to go, Porgy
9. There's a boat dat's leavin'
10. Introduction
11. Good mornin', sistuh!
12. Dem white folks sure ain' put nuttin'
13. Oh, Bess, oh where's my Bess
14. Bess is gone
15. Oh Lawd, I'm on my way
Format
3-CD
Label
London 414 559-2
Released
1990-10-25
Barcode
028941455925
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Shortcode
[rl5899]
Disc: 1
1. Introduction/Jasbo Brown Blues - Cleveland Chor/Joela Jones
2. Summertime/Oh, nobody knows when the Laws is goin' to call... - Barbara Hendricks/James Vincent Pickens/Samuel Hagan
3. A woman is a sometime thing (Lissen to yo' daddy warn you) - Arthur Thompson
4. Here come de honey man - William Brown/Arthur Thompson
5. They pass by singin'/Here comes Big Boy!/Don't you ever let a woman grieve you - Willard White/James Vincent Pickens
6. Oh, little stars/Touch that money an' meet yo' Gawd! - Willard White/McHenry Boatwright
7. Wake up an' hit it out/That you, Sportin' Life? - Leona Mitchell
8. Gone, gone, gone (Where is brudder Robins?) - Barbara Conrad
9. Overflow, overflow/Gawd got plenty of money for de saucer - Barbara Conrad/Florence Quivar/Cleveland Chor/Willard White
10. Um! A saucer-burial setup, I see - Robert Snook
11. My man's gone now/How de saucer stan' now, my sister? - Florence Quivar/James Vincent Pickens
12. Headin' for the Promis' Lan' (Oh, the train is at the station) - Leona Mitchell
Disc: 2
1. It takes a long pull to get there (Oh, I'm agoin' out to the Blackfish banks) - Arthur Thompson
2. Oh, I got plenty o' nuttin'/Lissen there, what I tells you - Willard White/Barbara Conrad
3. I hates yo' struttin style/Mornin', Lawyer, lookin' for somebody?... - Barbara Conrad/Donald Zucca
4. Buzzard Song (Look out, dat's a buzzard!)/Lo, Bess, goin' to picnic? - Willard White/Francois Clemmmons
5. Bess, you is my woman now - Willard White
6. Oh, I can't sit down - Willard White/Leona Mitchell/Cleveland Chor
7. I ain't got no shame - Willard White/Leona Mitchell/McHenry Boattwright/Florence Quivar/Barbara Hendricks...
8. It ain't necessarily so/Shame on all you sinners/Bess!...Crown!... - Francois Clemmons/Florence Quivar/McHenry Boatwright/Leona Mitchell
9. Oh...What you want wid Bess? - Leona Mitchell
10. Honey, dat's all de breakfast I got time for/Take yo' han's off me, I say - Arthur Thompson/Leona Mitchell
11. Oh, doctor Jesus - Florence Quivar
12. Oh dey's so fresh an' fine/I'm talkin' about devil crabs - Barbara Conrad/Samuel Hagan
13. Porgy, Porgy, dat you there - Leona Mitchell
14. I loves you, Porgy - Leona Mitchell
15. Why you been out on that wharf - Barbara Conrad
Disc: 3
1. Oh, Doctor Jesus - Alpha Floyd/Isola Jones/Barbara Conrad/William Brown/James Vincent Pickens/Christopher Deane
2. Oh, de Lawd shake de Heavens/One of dese mornings you goin' to rise up singin' - Willard White/Leona Mitchell/McHenry Boattwright/Florence Quivar/Barbara Hendricks...
3. Oh, dere's somebody knockin' at de do'/You is a nice parcel of Christians... - Willard White/Leona Mitchell/McHenry Boattwright/Florence Quivar/Barbara Hendricks...
4. A red-headed woman/Jake's boat in de river/Oh, Doctor Jesus - McHenry Boatwright/Leona Mitchell/Sextet
5. Clara, Clara, don't you be downhearted/Crown, Crown, don't you.../Summertime - Cleavland Chor/Leona Mitchell
6. Interlude (Death of Crown) - Willard White
7. Intro/Wait for us at the corner, Al/What is your name? - Robert Snook/Alan Leatherman
8. You've got to go, Porgy/Oh, Gawd! They goin' make him look - Leona Mitchell/Francois Clemmons
9. There's a boat dat's leavin' - Francois Clemmons
10. Intro - Cleveland Orch/Lorin Maazel
11. Good mornin', sistuh!/Thank Gawd I's home again! - Sam Hagen/Willard White
12. Dem white folks sure ain't put nuthin' - Willard White
13. Oh, Bess, oh where's my Bess - Willard White
14. Bess is gone - Isola Jones
15. Oh Lawd, I'm on my way - Willard White
Format
3-LP
Label
Decca 609-11
Released
1976
Lists
5 collectors / 0 wish lists
Shortcode
[rl12404]
Format
3-LP
Label
London OSA 13116
Released
1976
Lists
7 collectors / 0 wish lists
Shortcode
[rl8625]

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