Dianne Reeves/Berliner Philharmoniker/Simon Rattle: Ravel Meets Gershwin

Overview

The Berlin Philharmonic teams up with conductor Sir Simon Rattle and vocalist Dianne Reeves for this unique concert that bridges classical and American popular music. The classical passages are represented by Maurice Ravel and Gabriel Fauré compositions, the pop by George Gershwin tunes such as " 'S Wonderful" and "Embraceable You" that Reeves interprets. Selections include: "Foggy Day," "Nice Work if You Can Get It," "Pavone" and "La valse - Daphnis et Chloé (Suite No. 2)." Individual accompanists include ...
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Overview

The Berlin Philharmonic teams up with conductor Sir Simon Rattle and vocalist Dianne Reeves for this unique concert that bridges classical and American popular music. The classical passages are represented by Maurice Ravel and Gabriel Fauré compositions, the pop by George Gershwin tunes such as " 'S Wonderful" and "Embraceable You" that Reeves interprets. Selections include: "Foggy Day," "Nice Work if You Can Get It," "Pavone" and "La valse - Daphnis et Chloé (Suite No. 2)." Individual accompanists include pianist Peter Martin, double bassist Reuben Rogers, and drummer Greg Hutchinson.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/30/2011
  • UPC: 880242536488
  • Original Release: 2003
  • Source: Euroarts
  • Region Code: 0
  • Presentation: Wide Screen / Stereo
  • Sound: stereo
  • Time: 1:31:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 50,857

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Dianne Reeves Vocals
Peter Martin Piano
Reuben Rogers Double bass
Greg Hutchinson Drums
Simon Rattle Conductor
Technical Credits
Rob Coles Director
Gabriel Fauré Score Composer
George Gershwin Score Composer
Maurice Ravel Score Composer
Martin Schneider Producer
Paul Smaczny Producer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Dianne Reeves/Berliner Philharmoniker/Simon Rattle: Ravel Meets Gershwin
1. Opening Credits [1:11]
2. Gershwin: 'Strike up the Band' [8:06]
3. Fauré: Pavane [7:20]
4. Gershwin: 'By Strauss' [3:55]
5. Gershwin: 'How Long Has This Been Going on?' [6:40]
6. Gershwin: 'Nice Work If You Can Get It' [5:09]
7. Ravel: La Valse [13:10]
8. Gershwin: 'Embraceable You' [8:20]
9. Gershwin: ''S Wonderful' [5:18]
10. Gershwin: 'A Foggy Day' [10:51]
11. Ravel: Daphnis Et Chloé - Second Suite [18:06]
12. Credits [2:16]
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Disc #1 -- Dianne Reeves/Berliner Philharmoniker/Simon Rattle: Ravel Meets Gershwin
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