Porgy and Bess (CL 1274) is a studio album by jazz musician Miles Davis, released in March 1959 on Columbia Records. The album features arrangements by Davis and collaborator Gil Evans from George Gershwin's 1935 opera of the same name. The album was recorded in four sessions on July 22, July 29, August 4, and August 18, 1958, at Columbia's 30th Street Studio in New York City.
Released September 30, 1935. Porgy and Bess Tracklist. It Ain't Necessarily So Lyrics. My Man's Gone Now Lyrics. Gershwin’s one full-length opera was adapted from DuBose Heyward’s novel Porgy, with a story set among the poor African-Americans living on the waterfront of Charleston, . as a crippled beggar tries to save a woman from her abusive lover and her drug dealer. The opera premiered in Boston in September 1935, with Alexander Smallens conducting. It was poorly received, but its arias and songs had been embraced by jazz and R&B musicians, and a Houston production in 1976 revived its reputation on the stage. Porgy and Bess Q&A.
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Album · 2013 · 19 Songs. Gershwin: Symphonic Dances from West Side Story, Candide Overture, Rhapsody in Blue, An American in Paris. George Gershwin, Vol. 1. 1991. Gershwin's Greatest Hits (feat. an American In Paris).
|A2||I Loves You, Porgy|
|B1||There's A Boat That's Leavin' Soon For New York|
|B2||Oh, Where's My Bess?|
- Composed By – George Gershwin
- Conductor – André Previn
- Lyrics By – DuBose Heyward, Ira Gershwin
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