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Porgy and Bess highlights, Gershwin

Label
Porgy and Bess highlights
Title
Porgy and Bess highlights
Statement of responsibility
Gershwin
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • fre
  • ger
  • ita
  • eng
  • eng
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
MIA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1898-1937
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gershwin, George
Date time place
Recorded in May 1963; originally released on RCA Victor LM 2679 (mono.) and LSC 2679 (stereo.)
Form of composition
operas
Format of music
not applicable
PerformerNote
Leontyne Price, soprano ; William Warfield, baritone ; John W. Bubbles, tenor ; McHenry Boatwright, baritone ; other singers ; RCA Victor Orchestra and Chorus ; Skitch Henderson, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1896-1983
  • 1885-1940
  • 1928-1994
  • 1918-2005
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gershwin, Ira
  • Heyward, DuBose
  • Price, Leontyne
  • Warfield, William
  • Bubbles, John W
  • Boatwright, McHenry
  • Henderson, Skitch
  • RCA Victor Orchestra
  • RCA Victor Chorus
Series statement
Gold Seal
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Operas
Label
Porgy and Bess highlights, Gershwin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Opera excerpts
  • Lyrics by Ira Gershwin and DuBose Heyward
  • Compact disc
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
other
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction ; Summertime -- A woman is a sometime thing -- Gone, gone, gone -- My man's gone now -- I got plenty o' nuttin' -- [Bess, you is my woman] -- It ain't necessarily so -- What you want wild Bess? -- I loves you, Porgy -- There's a boat dat's leavin' soon for New York -- Oh, Bess, oh, where's my Bess -- Oh, Lawd, I'm on my way
Control code
20789282
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc (43 min., 14 sec.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
5234-2-RG
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Porgy and Bess highlights, Gershwin
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Opera excerpts
  • Lyrics by Ira Gershwin and DuBose Heyward
  • Compact disc
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
other
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction ; Summertime -- A woman is a sometime thing -- Gone, gone, gone -- My man's gone now -- I got plenty o' nuttin' -- [Bess, you is my woman] -- It ain't necessarily so -- What you want wild Bess? -- I loves you, Porgy -- There's a boat dat's leavin' soon for New York -- Oh, Bess, oh, where's my Bess -- Oh, Lawd, I'm on my way
Control code
20789282
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc (43 min., 14 sec.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
5234-2-RG
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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