GREAT RECORDINGS OF THE CENTURY

Gershwin: Porgy & Bess

Compact Disc
5 Sep 2005

Barcode: 0724347683626

Composer: George Gershwin
Other participants: Willard White * Cynthia Haymon * Harolyn Blackwell * Damon Evans * Bruce Hubbard * Cynthia Clarey * Marietta Simpson * Gregg Baker * Glyndebourne Chorus * London Philharmonic Orchestra

Audio sample & Tracklisting

Disc 1 
01 Introduction: Porgy and Bess, Act I, Scene 1  - Wayne Marshall/Glyndebourne Chorus/London Philharm 
02 Summertime: Porgy and Bess, Act I, Scene 1  - Harolyn Blackwell/Glyndebourne Chorus/London Philh 
03 Oh, nobody knows when the Lawd is goin' to call: Porgy and Bess, Act I, Scene 1  - Barrington Coleman/Damon Evans/Bruce Hubbard/Cynth 
04 Give him to me...Lissen to yo' daddy warn you...A woman is a sometime thing: Porgy and Bess, Act I, Scene 1  - Bruce Hubbard/Barrington Coleman/Damon Evans/Harol 
05 Here's the ol' crap shark...No, no, brudder: Porgy and Bess, Act I, Scene 1  - Damon Evans/Bruce Hubbard/Cynthia Clarey/Marietta 
06 Here come the Big Boy: Porgy and Bess, Act I, Scene 1  - Sir Willard White/Cynthia Haymon/Damon Evans/Bruce 
07 Six to make: Porgy and Bess, Act I, Scene 1  - Sir Willard White/Cynthia Haymon/Damon Evans/Bruce 
08 Jesus, he's killed him!...That you, Sportin' Life?: Porgy and Bess, Act I, Scene 1  - Cynthia Haymon/Damon Evans/Bruce Hubbard/Cynthia C 
09 Where is brudder Robbins?...Come on, sister!: Porgy and Bess, Act I, Scene 2  - Maureen Braithwaite/Jimi Malary/Cynthia Clarey/Mar 
10 Overflow, overflow: Porgy and Bess, Act I, Scene 2  - Sir Willard White/Glyndebourne Chorus/London Philh 
11 A saucer-burying set-up, I see: Porgy and Bess, Act I, Scene 2  - Alan Tilvern/Cynthia Clarey/Maureen Braithwaite/Me 
12 My man's gone now: Porgy and Bess, Act I, Scene 2  - Cynthia Clarey/Glyndebourne Chorus/London Philharm 
13 How de saucer stan' now, my sister?: Porgy and Bess, Act I, Scene 2  - Sir Willard White/Bruce Hubbard/Autris Paige/Cynth 
14 Oh, the train is at the station: Porgy and Bess, Act I, Scene 2  - Cynthia Haymon/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir S 
Disc 2 
01 Oh, I'm agoin' out to the Blackfish banks: Porgy and Bess, Act II, Scene 1  - Bruce Hubbard/Glyndebourne Chorus/London Philharmo 
02 Mus' be you mens forgot about de picnic...Oh, I got plenty o' nuttin': Porgy and Bess, Act II, Scene 1  - Paula Ingram/Bruce Hubbard/Harolyn Blackwell/Sir W 
03 Lissen there, what I tells you...I hates yo' struttin' style: Porgy and Bess, Act II, Scene 1  - Damon Evans/Cynthia Clarey/Marietta Simpson/Glynde 
04 Mornin', Lawyer, lookin' for somebody?: Porgy and Bess, Act II, Scene 1  - Marietta Simpson/William Johnson/Sir Willard White 
05 Boy! Come here, boy!: Porgy and Bess, Act II, Scene 1  - Ted Maynard/Linda Thompson/Harolyn Blackwell/Cynth 
06 Buzzard keep on flyin' over: Porgy and Bess, Act II, Scene 1  - Sir Willard White/Glyndebourne Chorus/London Philh 
07 'Lo Bess, goin' to picnic?: Porgy and Bess, Act II, Scene 1  - Sir Willard White/Cynthia Haymon/Damon Evans/Londo 
08 Honey, we sure goin' strut our stuff today!...Bess, you is my woman now: Porgy and Bess, Act II, Scene 1  - Sir Willard White/Cynthia Haymon/Bruce Hubbard/Lon 
09 Oh, I can't sit down: Porgy and Bess, Act II, Scene 1  - Sir Willard White/Cynthia Haymon/Marietta Simpson/ 
10 I ain't got no shame: Porgy and Bess, Act II, Scene 2  - Glyndebourne Chorus/London Philharmonic Orchestra/ 
11 It ain't necessarily so...Shame on you sinners: Porgy and Bess, Act II, Scene 2  - Damon Evans/Cynthia Clarey/Marietta Simpson/Glynde 
12 Crown!: Porgy and Bess, Act II, Scene 2  - Cynthia Haymon/Gregg Baker/London Philharmonic Orc 
13 Oh, what you want wid Bess?: Porgy and Bess, Act II, Scene 2  - Cynthia Haymon/Gregg Baker/London Philharmonic Orc 
14 Honey, dat's all de breakfast I got time for: Porgy and Bess, Act II, Scene 3  - Bruce Hubbard/Marietta Simpson/Curtis Watson/Colet 
15 Take yo' han's off me: Porgy and Bess, Act II, Scene 3  - Cynthia Haymon/Cynthia Clarey/Marietta Simpson/Mer 
16 Oh, doctor Jesus: Porgy and Bess, Act II, Scene 3  - Sir Willard White/Cynthia Clarey/Mervin Wallace/Ma 
17 Oh dey's so fresh an' fine: Porgy and Bess, Act II, Scene 3  - Sir Willard White/Marietta Simpson/Mervin Wallace/ 
18 Porgy, Porgy, dat you there ain't it?: Porgy and Bess, Act II, Scene 3  - Sir Willard White/Cynthia Haymon/London Philharmon 
19 I wants to stay here: Porgy and Bess, Act II, Scene 3  - Sir Willard White/Cynthia Haymon/London Philharmon 
20 Why you been out on that wharf so long, Clara?: Porgy and Bess, Act II, Scene 3  - Harolyn Blackwell/Marietta Simpson/London Philharm 
Disc 3 
01 Doctor Jesus: Porgy and Bess, Act II, Scene 4  - Paula Ingram/Camellia Johnson/Linda Thompson/Micha 
02 One of these mornings you goin' to rise up singin': Porgy and Bess, Act II, Scene 4  - Sir Willard White/Cynthia Haymon/Harolyn Blackwell 
03 Oh, dere's somebody knockin' at de do': Porgy and Bess, Act II, Scene 4  - Mervin Wallace/Marietta Simpson/Maureen Braithwait 
04 You is a nice parcel of Christians!: Porgy and Bess, Act II, Scene 4  - Gregg Baker/Cynthia Clarey/Cynthia Haymon/Sir Will 
05 A red-headed woman make a choo-choo jump its track: Porgy and Bess, Act II, Scene 4  - Cynthia Haymon/Harolyn Blackwell/Gregg Baker/Glynd 
06 All right, I'm goin' out to get Clara...Oh, Doctor Jesus: Porgy and Bess, Act II, Scene 4  - Gregg Baker/Sir Willard White/Paula Ingram/Camelli 
07 Clara, Clara, don't you be downhearted...You low-life skunk, ain' you got no shame: Porgy and Bess, Act III, Scene 1  - Damon Evans/Marietta Simpson/Glyndebourne Chorus/L 
08 Summertime....: Porgy and Bess, Act III, Scene 1  - Sir Willard White/Cynthia Haymon/London Philharmon 
09 Wait for us at the corner: Porgy and Bess, Act III, Scene 2  - Cynthia Clarey/Paula Ingram/Alan Tilvern/Billy J. 
10 Come out here, both of you: Porgy and Bess, Act III, Scene 2  - Sir Willard White/Alan Tilvern/Billy J. Mitchell/L 
11 Oh, Lawd, what I goin' do?....Oh, Gawd! They goin' make him look on Crown's face!: Porgy and Bess, Act III, Scene 2  - Sir Willard White/Cynthia Haymon/Damon Evans/Ron T 
12 Listen: there's a boat dat's leavin' soon for New York: Porgy and Bess, Act III, Scene 2  - Cynthia Haymon/Damon Evans/London Philharmonic Orc 
13 Introduction: Porgy and Bess, Act III, Scene 3  - London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Simon Rattle 
14 Good mornin', sistuh!... It's Porgy comin' home: Porgy and Bess, Act III, Scene 3  - Coleton Freeman/Hyacinth Nicholls/Sir Willard Whit 
15 Dem white folks sure ain' put nuttin' over on this baby: Porgy and Bess, Act III, Scene 3  - Sir Willard White/Maureen Braithwaite/London Philh 
16 Here Mingo, what's de matter wid you all?: Porgy and Bess, Act III, Scene 3  - Sir Willard White/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Si 
17 Where's Bess?: Porgy and Bess, Act III, Scene 3  - Sir Willard White/Cynthia Clarey/Marietta Simpson/ 
18 Bess is gone: Porgy and Bess, Act III, Scene 3  - Maureen Braithwaite/Sir Willard White/Cynthia Clar 
19 Oh Lawd, I'm on my way: Porgy and Bess, Act III, Scene 3  - Sir Willard White/Glyndebourne Chorus/London Philh 


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