Gershwin: Porgy and Bess

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Product Details

  • Release Date: 5/11/1993
  • Label: Rca
  • UPC: 078635468021
  • Catalog Number: 54680


Disc 1
  1. 1 Act I, Scene 1: Introduction and Jasbo Brown Blues (5:07)
  2. 2 Act I, Scene 1: Summertime (2:41)
  3. 3 Act I, Scene 1: "Oh, nobody knows when de Lord is gonna call" (6:16)
  4. 4 Act I, Scene 1: A Woman Is A Sometime Thing (2:11)
  5. 5 Act I, Scene 1: "Here come de honey man"; Porgy's Entrance (4:58)
  6. 6 Act I, Scene 1: "Here comes Big Boy!" (Entrance of Crown and Bess) (6:57)
  7. 7 Act I, Scene 1: "Oh, little stars, little stars" (4:12)
  8. 8 Act I, Scene 1: "Wake up an' hit it out" (4:45)
  9. 9 Act I, Scene 2: Gone, Gone, Gone (3:22)
  10. 10 Act I, Scene 2: Overflow (2:31)
  11. 11 Act I, Scene 2: "Well, well, well, a saucer-burying setup" (3:34)
  12. 12 Act I, Scene 2: My Man's Gone Now (4:45)
  13. 13 Act I, Scene 2: "How de saucer stan' now, my sister?" (2:04)
  14. 14 Act I, Scene 2: Leavin' For the Promise' Lan' (4:33)
Disc 2
  1. 1 Act II, Scene 1: It Takes A Long Pull To Get There (3:19)
  2. 2 Act II, Scene 1: "Mus' be you mens forgot about de picnic" (0:38)
  3. 3 Act II, Scene 1: I Got Plenty o' Nuttin' (2:47)
  4. 4 Act II, Scene 1: "Lissen there, what I tells you" (1:12)
  5. 5 Act II, Scene 1: I Hates Yo' Struttin' Style (1:07)
  6. 6 Act II, Scene 1: "Mornin', Lawyer" (4:19)
  7. 7 Act II, Scene 1: "Dey's a Buckra comin'" (2:23)
  8. 8 Act II, Scene 1: The Buzzard Song (3:21)
  9. 9 Act II, Scene 1: "'Lo, Bess, goin' to the picnic?" (3:19)
  10. 10 Act II, Scene 1: Bess, You Is My Woman (6:01)
  11. 11 Act II, Scene 1: Oh, I Can't Sit Down (1:38)
  12. 12 Act II, Scene 1: "What's de matter wid you, sister?" (2:38)
  13. 13 Act II, Scene 2: I Ain't Got No Shame (2:42)
  14. 14 Act II, Scene 2: It Ain't Necessarily So (3:10)
  15. 15 Act II, Scene 2: Dance; 'Shame on all you sinners" (2:18)
  16. 16 Act II, Scene 2: "Crown!" (4:07)
  17. 17 Act II, Scene 2: What You Want wid Bess? (2:29)
  18. 18 Act II, Scene 2: "Lemme go, hear dat boat" (1:28)
  19. 19 Act II, Scene 3: "Honey, dat's all de breakfast I got time for" (2:31)
  20. 20 Act II, Scene 3: "Take yo' hands off me, I say" (2:32)
  21. 21 Act II, Scene 3: "Oh, Doctor Jesus" (2:17)
  22. 22 Act II, Scene 3: Strawberry Woman; Honey Man; Crab Man (3:11)
  23. 23 Act II, Scene 3: "Now de time, oh, Gawd" (3:26)
  24. 24 Act II, Scene 3: I Loves You, Porgy (3:45)
Disc 3
  1. 1 Act II, Scene 3: "Why you been out on that wharf so long, Clara?" (2:24)
  2. 2 Act II, Scene 4: "Oh, Doctor Jesus" (Hurricane Scene); Summertime (Repr (4:48)
  3. 3 Act II, Scene 4: "What make you so still, Bess"; "Oh, dere's somebody k (1:52)
  4. 4 Act II, Scene 4: "You is a nice parsel of Christians" (4:16)
  5. 5 Act II, Scene 4: A Red-Headed Woman (1:38)
  6. 6 Act II, Scene 4: "Jake's boat in de river" (3:03)
  7. 7 Act III, Scene 1: Clara, Clara (3:47)
  8. 8 Act III, Scene 1: "You low-lived skunk" (1:58)
  9. 9 Act III, Scene 1: Summertime (Reprise); Death of Crown (4:30)
  10. 10 Act III, Scene 2: "Wait for us at the corner, Al" (4:09)
  11. 11 Act III, Scene 2: "What is your name?" (3:45)
  12. 12 Act III, Scene 2: "Oh, Gawd! They goin' make him look on Crown's face!" (1:55)
  13. 13 Act III, Scene 2: There's a Boat Dat's Leavin' Soon For New York (4:10)
  14. 14 Act III, Scene 3: Catfish Row Interlude (3:23)
  15. 15 Act III, Scene 3: "Good mornin', sistuh! Good mornin', brudder!" (2:21)
  16. 16 Act III, Scene 3: "It's Porgy comin' home" (6:17)
  17. 17 Act III, Scene 3: Oh, Bess, Oh, Where's My Bess (2:27)
  18. 18 Act III, Scene 3: "Bess is gone" (1:48)
  19. 19 Act III, Scene 3: Oh, Lawd, I'm On My Way (1:38)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
John DeMain Primary Artist, Conductor
Andrew Smith Vocals
Larry Marshall Vocals
Donnie Ray Albert Vocals
Carol Brice Mezzo-Soprano (Vocal)
Houston Grand Opera Orchestra Performing Ensemble
Alexander B. Smalls Vocals
Houston Grand Opera Chorus Choir, Chorus
Houston Grand Opera Children's Chorus Choir, Chorus
Betty Lane Vocals
Wilma Shakesnider Vocals
Clamma Dale Soprano (Vocal)
Technical Credits
George Gershwin Composer
Dick Hyman Arranger
Ira Gershwin Librettist
Paul Goodman Engineer
Hansford Rowe Contributor
Bernard Thacker Contributor
Robert Kimball Liner Notes
Phyllis Bash Contributor
William Gammon Contributor
DuBose Heyward Librettist, Lyricist
Raymond Bazemore Contributor
Alex Carrington Contributor
Hartwell Mace Contributor
Glover Parham Contributor
Myra Merritt Contributor
Steven Alex-Cole Contributor
Shirley Baines Contributor
Joseph J. Stelmach Artwork
Mervin Wallace Contributor
John B. Ross Contributor
Cornel Richie Contributor
Kenneth Barry Contributor
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