Bess, You Is My Woman - The Modern Jazz Quartet - The Modern Jazz Quartet Plays George Gershwins Porgy & Bess (Vinyl, LP, Album)


  • The flood of jazz “Porgy and Bess” albums in the late 50s can also be traced to two other sources: the popularity of jazz adaptations of Broadway shows, starting with Shelly Manne’s hit album of songs from “My Fair Lady”, and the highly-publicized film version of “Porgy and Bess”, produced by Samuel Goldwyn, and starring Sidney.
  • Artist: The Modern Jazz Quartet Title Of Album: Plays George Gershwin's Porgy & Bess Year Of Release: Label(Catalog#): Rhino Records[] Country:USA Genre: Jazz, Bop Quality: FLAC (tracks +.cue,log,scans) Bitrate:Lossless Time: Full Size: MB(+3%) Tracklist 1. Summertime 2. Bess, you is my woman 3. My man's gone now.
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  • The Modern Jazz Quartet, a group legendary for it's feats during their heyday in the cool bop period of jazz music, shares with the listener a brilliant effort encompassing their impression of composer George Gershwin's "Porgy and Bess."Acclaimed by Encyclopedia Britannica as "the greatest American musical drama ever written," The Modern Jazz Quartet perform it at the highest level of creative 8/
  • Horowitz, Joseph: On My Way – The Untold Story of Rouben Mamoulian, George Gershwin and Porgy and Bess (Norton, ) Jablonski, Edward: Gershwin – a Biography (Doubleday, ) Jablonski, Edward: Gershwin Remembered (Amadeus Press, ) Kimball, Robert: "The History of Porgy and Bess" – notes to RCA LP set ARL ().
  • Plays George Gershwin's Porgy and Bess, an Album by The Modern Jazz Quartet. Released in on Atlantic (catalog no. SD; Vinyl LP).
  • The Modern Jazz Quartet The Complete Atlantic Studio Recordings of The Modern Jazz Quartet Mosaic Records Even now, nearly sixty years later, it seems improbable that a group which came together as the rhythm section for one of the hottest players in bebop's genesis era, trumpeter Dizzy Gillespie, could morph into a standalone group that was the epitome of grace, elegance and .
  • MODERN JAZZ QUARTET Plays George Gershwin's Porgy And Bess ( US 7-track LP, front laminated pasted picture sleeve. The sleeve shows minimal edgewear, with some light corner creases and the vinyl has only a few light surface marks to show for its forty years. A true piece of Jazz history!).

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