American Music

Sir Simon RattleAugust 4, 2008
20th/21st Century℗ 2008 Parlophone Records Limited, a Warner Music Group Company
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Disc 1

Songs
Artist
1
Harmonielehre: I. (without title)17:29Sir Simon Rattle
2
Harmonielehre: II. The Anfortas Wound12:26Sir Simon Rattle
3
Harmonielehre: III. Meister Eckhardt and Quackie10:34Sir Simon Rattle
4
The Chairman Dances (Foxtrot for Orchestra)12:47City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
5
Two Fanfares for Orchestra: I. Tromba Lontana (feat. Wesley Warren & Jonathan Holland)4:07Sir Simon Rattle
6
Two Fanfares for Orchestra: II. Short Ride in a Fast Machine4:18Sir Simon Rattle
7
Holidays Symphony: II. Decoration Day4:23City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
8
Rhapsody in Blue (Excerpt, Opening) (feat. Wayne Marshall)4:40Sir Simon Rattle
9
Three Occasions for Orchestra: I. A Celebration of Some 100 x 150 Notes3:33Sir Simon Rattle
10
Symphonic Dances from West Side Story: IV. Mambo3:47City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra

Disc 2

Songs
Artist
1
Wonderful Town, Act 1: Overture5:19Sir Simon Rattle
2
Wonderful Town, Act 1: No. 2, Christopher Street (Guide, Tourists, Villagers, Violet)4:58Sir Simon Rattle
3
Wonderful Town, Act 1: No. 3, Ohio (Ruth, Eileen)3:27Sir Simon Rattle
4
Wonderful Town, Act 1: No. 4, Conquering New York (Ruth, Eileen, A Cadet, Violet, Villagers)3:52Sir Simon Rattle
5
Wonderful Town, Act 1: No. 5, One Hundred Easy Ways To Lose a Man (Ruth)3:22Sir Simon Rattle
6
Wonderful Town, Act 1: No. 6, What a waste (Robert, Ruth, First Editor, Second Editor)3:07Sir Simon Rattle
7
Wonderful Town, Act 1: No. 7, A Little Bit in Love (Eileen)2:58Sir Simon Rattle
8
Wonderful Town, Act 1: No. 8, Pass the Football (Wreck, Villagers)3:46Sir Simon Rattle
9
Wonderful Town, Act 1: No. 9, Conversation Piece (Ruth, Eileen, Frank, Robert, Chick)3:48Sir Simon Rattle
10
Wonderful Town, Act 1: No. 10, A Quiet Girl (Robert)3:38Sir Simon Rattle
11
Wonderful Town, Act 1: No. 11, Conga! (Ruth, Dancers)3:36Sir Simon Rattle
12
Wonderful Town, Act 2: No. 12, Entr'acte3:54Sir Simon Rattle
13
Wonderful Town, Act 2: No. 13, My Darlin' Eileen (Cops, Chorus, Eileen)3:33Sir Simon Rattle
14
Wonderful Town, Act 2: No. 14, Swing! (Villagers, Ruth)5:14Sir Simon Rattle
15
Wonderful Town, Act 2: No. 15, Quiet Incidental (Eileen, Ruth)0:49Sir Simon Rattle
16
Wonderful Town, Act 2: No. 16, Ohio Reprise (Eileen, Ruth)1:25Sir Simon Rattle
17
Wonderful Town, Act 2: No. 17, It's Love (Eileen, Robert, Chorus)3:33Sir Simon Rattle
18
Wonderful Town, Act 2: No. 18, Ballet at the Village Vortex2:28Sir Simon Rattle
19
Wonderful Town, Act 2: No. 19, Wrong Note Rag (Ruth, Eileen, Chorus)2:25Sir Simon Rattle
20
Wonderful Town, Act 2: No. 20, Finale. It's Love Reprise (All)1:23Sir Simon Rattle
21
Prelude, Fugue & Riffs7:49Michael Collins

Disc 3

Songs
Artist
1
Take the A Train9:09Lena Horne
2
You're The One2:58Lena Horne/Joshua Redman/Sir Simon Rattle/City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
3
Sophisticated Lady (feat. Bobby Watson)5:16Sir Simon Rattle
4
A Tone Parallel to Harlem14:12Simon Gardner/John Barclay/Mark Goodchild/Sir Simon Rattle/City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
5
Isfahan4:51Peter Walden/Bobby Watson/Sir Simon Rattle/City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
6
Ad Lib on Nippon (Excerpt, Part 2)8:56Sir Simon Rattle
7
That Doo-wah Thing (Excerpt, Fugue)9:07Lena Horne/Clark Terry/Bobby Watson/Joshua Redman/Joe Lovano/Regina Carter/Geri Allen/Lewis Nash/Peter Washington/Sir Simon Rattle/City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
8
Something to Live For4:35Lena Horne/Joe Lovano/Sir Simon Rattle/City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
9
Come Sunday5:32Regina Carter/Clark Terry/Sir Simon Rattle/City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
10
Solitude in Transblucency4:41Sir Simon Rattle
11
Maybe2:46Sir Simon Rattle/City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra/Lena Horne/Bobby Watson
12
Things Ain't What They Used To Be7:16Lena Horne

Disc 4

Songs
Artist
1
Porgy and Bess, Act 1 Scene 1: Introduction - Jasbo Brown Blues4:18Wayne Marshall/Glyndebourne Chorus/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Simon Rattle
2
Porgy and Bess, Act 1: "Summertime" (Clara, Girls of Chorus)3:28Glyndebourne Chorus
3
Porgy and Bess, Act 1: "Oh, nobody knows when the Lawd" (Mingo, Sporting Life, Jake, Serena, Robbins, Jim, Chorus of Men, Crapshooters) (feat. Barrington Coleman, Damon Evans, Bruce Hubbard, Curtis Watson, Johnny Worthy, Cynthia Clarey & Harolyn Blackwell)6:19Sir Simon Rattle
4
Porgy and Bess, Act 1: "Give him to me ... Lissen to yo' daddy warn you" (Jake, Mingo, Sporting Life, Clara, Robbins, Peter, Lily, Maria)3:28Sir Simon Rattle
5
Porgy and Bess, Act 1 Scene 1: "Here's the ol' crap shark ... No, no, brudder" (Jake, Mingo, Porgy, Sporting Life, Robbins, Jim, Maria, Serena)4:16Sir Simon Rattle
6
Porgy and Bess, Act 1 Scene 1: "Here come the Big Boy" (Mingo, Jake, Jim, Crown, Porgy, Serena, Bess, Robbins, Sporting Life)7:08Sir Willard White/Cynthia Haymon/Damon Evans/Bruce Hubbard/Cynthia Clarey/Gregg Baker/Barrington Coleman/Johnny Worthy/Curtis Watson/Glyndebourne Chorus/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Simon Rattle
7
Porgy and Bess, Act 1 Scene 1: "Six to make" (Sporting Life, Jake, Crown, Robbins, Bess, Mingo, Jim, Porgy, Maria, Serena, Chorus)4:05Sir Willard White/Cynthia Haymon/Damon Evans/Bruce Hubbard/Cynthia Clarey/Marietta Simpson/Gregg Baker/Barrington Coleman/Johnny Worthy/Curtis Watson/Glyndebourne Chorus/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Simon Rattle
8
Gershwin: Porgy and Bess, Act 1 Scene 1: "Jesus, he's killed him! ...That you, Sportin' Life?" (Mingo, Bess, Crown, Sporting Life, Maria)5:04Sir Simon Rattle
9
Porgy and Bess, Act 1 Scene 2: "Where is brudder Robbins? … Come on, sister!" (Chorus, All)4:52Maureen Braithwaite/Jimi Malary/Cynthia Clarey/Marietta Simpson/Cynthia Haymon/Camellia Johnson/Bruce Hubbard/Mervin Wallace/Sir Willard White/Harolyn Blackwell/Glyndebourne Chorus/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Simon Rattle
10
Porgy and Bess, Act 1 Scene 2: "Overflow, overflow" (Chorus, Jake, Peter, Serena, Maria, Porgy, Clara)0:58Sir Willard White/Glyndebourne Chorus/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Simon Rattle
11
Porgy and Bess, Act 1: "A saucer-burying set-up, I see" (Detective, Serena, Lily, Peter, Lily, Porgy, A Policeman, Maria, Jake)3:49Sir Simon Rattle
12
Porgy and Bess, Act 1 Scene 2: "My man's gone now" (Serena, All)3:58Sir Simon Rattle
13
Porgy and Bess, Act 1 Scene 2: "How de saucer stan' now, my sister?" (Undertaker, Serena, Jake, Porgy2:05Sir Willard White/Bruce Hubbard/Autris Paige/Cynthia Clarey/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Simon Rattle
14
Porgy and Bess, Act 1 Scene 2: "Oh, the train is at the station" (Bess, All)4:05Sir Simon Rattle

Disc 5

Songs
Artist
1
Porgy and Bess, Act 2 Scene 1: "Oh, I'm agoin' out to the Blackfish banks" (Jake, Chorus)3:29Sir Simon Rattle
2
Porgy and Bess, Act 2 Scene 1: "Mus' be you mens forgot about de picnic" (Annie, Jake, Clara) … Oh, I got plenty o' nuttin' (Porgy, Serena, Maria, Chorus)3:25Paula Ingram/Bruce Hubbard/Harolyn Blackwell/Sir Willard White/Cynthia Clarey/Marietta Simpson/Glyndebourne Chorus/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Simon Rattle
3
Porgy and Bess, Act 2 Scene 1: "Lissen there, what I tells you … I hates yo' struttin' style" (Maria, Serena, Sporting Life))2:27Damon Evans/Cynthia Clarey/Marietta Simpson/Glyndebourne Chorus/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Simon Rattle
4
Porgy and Bess, Act 2 Scene 1: "Mornin', Lawyer, lookin' for somebody?" (Maria, Frazier, Porgy, Bess, Lily, Scipio, Annie, Serena)4:58Marietta Simpson/William Johnson/Sir Willard White/Cynthia Haymon/Maureen Braithwaite/Richie Pitts/Linda Thompson/Paula Ingram/Cynthia Clarey/Glyndebourne Chorus/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Simon Rattle
5
Porgy and Bess, Act 2 Scene 1: "Boy! Come here, boy!" (Archdale, Scipio, Clara, Serena, Mingo, Jake, Porgy, Frazier, Chorus)2:39Ted Maynard/Linda Thompson/Harolyn Blackwell/Cynthia Clarey/Barrington Coleman/Bruce Hubbard/Sir Willard White/William Johnson/Glyndebourne Chorus/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Simon Rattle
6
Porgy and Bess, Act 2 Scene 1: "Buzzard keep on flyin' over" (Porgy, Chorus)3:02Sir Willard White/Glyndebourne Chorus/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Simon Rattle
7
Porgy and Bess, Act 2 Scene 1: "Lo Bess, goin' to picnic?" (Sporting Life, Bess, Porgy)2:56Sir Willard White/Cynthia Haymon/Damon Evans/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Simon Rattle
8
Porgy and Bess, Act 2 Scene 1: "Honey, we sure goin' strut our stuff today! … Bess, you is my woman now" (Jake, Porgy, Bess)6:14Sir Willard White/Cynthia Haymon/Bruce Hubbard/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Simon Rattle
9
Porgy and Bess, Act 2 Scene 1: "Oh, I can't sit down" (Maria, Bess, Porgy, All)4:23Sir Willard White/Cynthia Haymon/Marietta Simpson/Glyndebourne Chorus/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Simon Rattle
10
Porgy and Bess, Act 2 Scene 2: "I ain't got no shame" (All)2:24Glyndebourne Chorus/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Simon Rattle
11
Porgy and Bess, Act 2 Scene 2: "It ain't necessarily so.... Shame on you sinners" (Sporting Life, Chorus, Serena, Maria, Crown)5:58Damon Evans/Cynthia Clarey/Marietta Simpson/Glyndebourne Chorus/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Simon Rattle
12
Porgy and Bess, Act 2 Scene 2: "Crown!" (Bess, Crown)4:07Sir Simon Rattle
13
Porgy and Bess, Act 2 Scene 2: "Oh, what you want wid Bess?" (Bess, Crown)4:20Sir Simon Rattle
14
Porgy and Bess, Act 2 Scene 3: "Honey, dat's all de breakfast" (Jake, Nelson, Jim, Maria, Chorus)2:49Sir Simon Rattle
15
Porgy and Bess, Act 2 Scene 3: "Take yo' han's off me" (Bess, Serena, Maria, Peter, Porgy)2:28Sir Simon Rattle
16
Porgy and Bess, Act 2 Scene 3: "Oh, doctor Jesus" (Serena, Porgy, Peter, Lily)2:12Sir Willard White/Cynthia Clarey/Mervin Wallace/Maureen Braithwaite/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Simon Rattle
17
Porgy and Bess, Act 2 Scene 3: "Oh dey's so fresh an' fine" (Srawberry Woman, Peter, Annie, Crab Man, Porgy, Maria)5:01Sir Willard White/Marietta Simpson/Mervin Wallace/Paula Ingram/Coleton Freeman/Anne Fridal/Camellia Johnson/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Simon Rattle
18
Porgy and Bess, Act 2 Scene 3: "Porgy, Porgy, dat you there ain't it?" (Bess, Porgy)2:42Sir Willard White/Cynthia Haymon/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Simon Rattle
19
Porgy and Bess, Act 2 Scene 3: "I wants to stay here" (Bess, Porgy)3:55Sir Willard White/Cynthia Haymon/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Simon Rattle
20
Porgy and Bess, Act 2 Scene 3: "Why you been out on that wharf so long, Clara?" (Maria, Clara)2:47Harolyn Blackwell/Marietta Simpson/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Simon Rattle

Disc 6

Songs
Artist
1
Porgy and Bess, Act 2 Scene 4: "Oh, Doctor Jesus" (Chorus, Porgy, Clara, Serena, Sporting Life, All)3:46Paula Ingram/Camellia Johnson/Linda Thompson/Michael Forest/Raemond Martin/Autris Paige/Sir Willard White/Harolyn Blackwell/Damon Evans/Cynthia Clarey/Maureen Braithwaite/Glyndebourne Chorus/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Simon Rattle
2
Porgy and Bess, Act 2 Scene 4: "One of these mornings'" (Clara, Porgy, Bess, Chorus)1:51Sir Willard White/Cynthia Haymon/Harolyn Blackwell/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Simon Rattle
3
Porgy and Bess, Act 2 Scene 4: "Oh, dere's somebody knockin' at de do'" (All, Peter, Lily, Mingo, Maria)1:22Mervin Wallace/Marietta Simpson/Maureen Braithwaite/Barrington Coleman/Linda Thompson/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Simon Rattle
4
Porgy and Bess, Act 2 Scene 4: "You is a nice parcel of Christians!" (Crown, Serena, Bess, Porgy, All)4:05Gregg Baker/Cynthia Clarey/Cynthia Haymon/Sir Willard White/Hyacinth Nicholls/Glyndebourne Chorus/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Simon Rattle
5
Porgy and Bess, Act 2 Scene 4: "A red-headed woman make a choo-choo jump" (Crown, Bess, Clara, All)2:17Sir Simon Rattle
6
Porgy and Bess, Act 2 Scene 4: "All right, I'm goin' out to get Clara" (Crown, Porgy, Singers)2:31Gregg Baker/Sir Willard White/Paula Ingram/Camellia Johnson/Linda Thompson/Michael Forest/Raemond Martin/Autris Paige/Glyndebourne Chorus/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Simon Rattle
7
Porgy and Bess, Act 3 Scene 1: "Clara, Clara, don't you be downhearted" (Chorus, Sporting Life, Maria)6:22Damon Evans/Marietta Simpson/Glyndebourne Chorus/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Simon Rattle
8
Porgy and Bess, Act 3 Scene 1: "Summertime … Bess, Bess, you got a man now" (Bess, Porgy)4:19Sir Willard White/Cynthia Haymon/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Simon Rattle
9
Porgy and Bess, Act 3 Scene 2: "Wait for us at the corner" (Detective, Annie, Serena, Lily, Coroner, Chorus)3:44Sir Simon Rattle
10
Porgy and Bess, Act 3 Scene 2: "Come out here, both of you" (Detective, Coroner, Porgy)2:25Sir Willard White/Alan Tilvern/Billy J. Mitchell/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Simon Rattle
11
Porgy and Bess, Act 3 Scene 2: "Oh, Lawd, what I goin' do?" (Porgy, Bess, Sporting Life, A Policeman, Bess)3:41Sir Willard White/Cynthia Haymon/Damon Evans/Ron Travis/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Simon Rattle
12
Porgy and Bess, Act 3 Scene 2: "Listen, there's a boat dat's leavin' soon" (Sporting Life, Bess)4:27Sir Simon Rattle
13
Porgy and Bess, Act 3 Scene 3: Introduction2:25London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Simon Rattle
14
Porgy and Bess, Act 3 Scene 3: "Good mornin', sistuh! ... It's Porgy comin' home" (Chorus, Mingo, Porgy)3:29Sir Simon Rattle
15
Porgy and Bess, Act 3 Scene 3: "Dem white folks sure ain' put nuttin" (Porgy, Lily)4:00Sir Willard White/Maureen Braithwaite/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Simon Rattle
16
Porgy and Bess, Act 3 Scene 3: "Here Mingo, what's de matter wid you all?" (Porgy, Maria)1:48Sir Willard White/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Simon Rattle
17
Porgy and Bess, Act 3 Scene 3: "Where's my Bess?" (Porgy, Maria, Serena)3:05Sir Willard White/Cynthia Clarey/Marietta Simpson/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Simon Rattle
18
Porgy and Bess, Act 3 Scene 3: "Bess is gone" (Lily, Porgy, Serena, Mingo, Maria)2:01Maureen Braithwaite/Sir Willard White/Cynthia Clarey/Marietta Simpson/Barrington Coleman/Glyndebourne Chorus/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Simon Rattle
19
Porgy and Bess, Act 3 Scene 3: "Oh Lawd, I'm on my way" (Porgy, All)1:21Sir Willard White/Glyndebourne Chorus/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Simon Rattle

Disc 7

Songs
Artist
1
Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue (with Jazz Band)16:14Sir Simon Rattle
2
George Gershwin's Songbook: XIV. Swanee0:32Peter Donohoe
3
George Gershwin's Songbook: X. Nobody But You0:52Peter Donohoe
4
George Gershwin's Songbook: VIII. The Man I Love1:51Peter Donohoe
5
George Gershwin's Songbook: VI. I'll Build a Stairway to Paradise0:38Peter Donohoe
6
George Gershwin's Songbook: III. Do it Again!1:36Peter Donohoe
7
George Gershwin's Songbook: IV. Fascinating Rhythm0:45Peter Donohoe
8
George Gershwin's Songbook: XI. Oh, Lady Be Good1:05Peter Donohoe
9
George Gershwin's Songbook: XII. Somebody Loves Me0:46Peter Donohoe
10
George Gershwin's Songbook: XV. Sweet and Low Down1:20Peter Donohoe
11
George Gershwin's Songbook: I. Clap Yo' Hands0:34Peter Donohoe
12
George Gershwin's Songbook: II. Do-Do-Do0:45Peter Donohoe
13
George Gershwin's Songbook: IX. My One and Only0:39Peter Donohoe
14
George Gershwin's Songbook: XVI. 'S Wonderful0:46Peter Donohoe
15
George Gershwin's Songbook: XIII. Strike Up the Band0:48Peter Donohoe
16
George Gershwin's Songbook: XVIII. Who Cares? (So Long As You Care for Me)1:28Peter Donohoe
17
George Gershwin's Songbook: XVII. That Certain Feeling1:06Peter Donohoe
18
George Gershwin's Songbook: VII. Liza (All the Clouds'll Roll Away)2:27Peter Donohoe
19
George Gershwin's Songbook: V. I Got Rhythm1:12Peter Donohoe
20
Piano Concerto: I. Allegro13:10Peter Donohoe
21
Piano Concerto: II. Adagio - Andante con moto11:56Peter Donohoe
22
Piano Concerto: III. Allegro agitato6:47City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
23
After You've Gone3:25London Sinfonietta
24
Nobody's Sweetheart2:34London Sinfonietta
25
Sweet Sue4:46London Sinfonietta
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Released
August 4, 2008
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℗ 2008 Parlophone Records Limited, a Warner Music Group Company
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