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The Essential George Gershwin

41 songs (2 hours and 29 minutes) Released on 14 January 2003
Disc 1
1
Prelude No. 2 For Piano (Album Version)
George Gershwin
2:39
2
I Got Rhythm
Ethel Waters
3:03
3
Oh Lady, Be Good (Album Version)
Buck & Bubbles
3:28
4
Summertime (Album Version)
Billie Holiday & Her Orchestra
2:53
5
Nice Work If You Can Get It (Album Version)
Maxine Sullivan & Her Orchestra
2:49
6
They Can't Take That Away From Me (Album Version)
Fred Astaire
3:06
7
Swanee (Album Version)
Al Jolson
1:33
8
Liza
Benny Goodman
3:00
9
Someone to Watch Over Me
Frank Sinatra
3:19
10
'S Wonderful (Album Version)
Dinah Shore & Buddy Clark
2:36
11
Do It Again (Album Version)
Jane Russell
3:15
12
Soon (Album Version)
Dorothy Kirsten
2:56
13
Fascinating Rhythm/Someone To Watch Over Me (Album Version)
Morton Gould, His Piano and Orchestra
8:06
14
The Man I Love (Album Version)
Billie Holiday & Her Orchestra
3:04
15
Let's Call The Whole Thing Off (Album Version)
Fred Astaire
3:13
16
Love Is Here To Stay (Album Version)
Gene Kelly
4:06
17
How Long Has This Been Going On? (Album Version)
Felicia Sanders
3:04
18
Blues (Album Version)
Harry James and His Orchestra
4:10
19
But Not For Me (Album Version)
Doris Day
2:36
20
A Foggy Day
Rosemary Clooney
2:51
21
I'll Build A Stairway to Paradise (Album Version)
Georges Guetary
2:34
22
Third Movement (Allegro Agitato) (Album Version)
Oscar Levant & Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra of New York
6:25
Disc 2
1
Of Thee I Sing Overture (Album Version)
Buffalo Philharmonic
4:37
2
They All Laughed (Album Version)
Tony Bennett
2:43
3
Of Thee I Sing
The Hi-Lo's
2:40
4
Promenade (Walking The Dog)
Michael Tilson Thomas & Los Angeles Philharmonic
2:54
5
I've Got A Crush On You (Album Version)
Ella Fitzgerald
2:16
6
Somebody Loves Me (Album Version)
Alberta Hunter
2:54
7
Love Walked In/Embraceable You (Album Version)
Maureen McGovern
4:09
8
Mine (Album Version)
Dick Hyman
2:56
9
Isn't It A Pity (Album Version)
Mel Tormé
3:08
10
Introduction and Jazzbo Brown (Album Version)
Andre Kostelanetz & His Orchestra
3:02
11
It Ain't Necessarily So
Aretha Franklin
3:07
12
Bess, You Is My Woman Now (Album Version)
Robert McFerrin & Adele Addison
5:11
13
I Loves You, Porgy
Miles Davis
3:40
14
My Man's Gone Now
Sarah Vaughan, Michael Tilson Thomas & Los Angeles Philharmonic
5:42
15
There's A Boat Dat's Leavin' Soon For New York (Album Version)
Cab Calloway
2:17
16
Who Cares?
Tony Bennett
3:17
17
Rhapsody in Blue
Michael Tilson Thomas
13:43
18
Strike Up The Band (Album Version)
André Kostelanetz & His Orchestra
2:41
19
Home Blues (Album Version)
Michael Feinstein
3:51