Frances Faye And Mel Tormé Featuring The Bethlehem Orchestra And Duke Ellington And His Orchestra ‎– George Gershwin's Porgy & Bess

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Bethlehem Records ‎– EXLP 1
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Box Set
3 × Vinyl, LP
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Part 1.
1 Introduction / Summertime
Featuring – Duke Ellington And His Orchestra, Russ Garcia And His Orchestra*
1:25
2 Narration 1:24
3 Summertime
Featuring – Betty Roché
3:48
4 Narration 0:12
5 A Woman Is A Sometime Thing
Featuring – Frank Rosolino
2:39
6 Narration / Here Come De Honey Man...
Featuring – Joe Derise
1:20
7 Narration 0:24
8 Evenin' Ladies, Hello Boys... 0:43
9 Narration 0:15
10 No, No, Brother, Porgy Ain't Soft On No Woman... 1:33
11 Narration (Scene: Crap Game And Murder)
Featuring – Russell Garcia And His Orchestra
4:31
12 Narration 0:51
13 Gone, Gone, Gone
Featuring – Chorus*
2:20
14 Overflow, Overflow 2:08
15 Narration 0:28
16 I Can't Puzzle This Thing Out... 1:18
17 Narration 0:11
18 My Man's Gone Now 3:49
19 Narration 0:35
20 Oh The Train Is At The Station...
Featuring – Chorus*
2:43
21 Narration 0:37
22 Oh I'm Agoin' Out To The Blackfish Banks...
Featuring – Frank Rosolino
2:17
23 Narration 0:34
24 I Got Plenty O' Nuttin'
Featuring – The Pat Moran Quartet
3:13
25 Mornin', Lawyer. Looking For Somebody?...
Featuring – George Kirby, The Pat Moran Quartet
4:23
26 Buzzard Song 2:43
27 Narration 0:28
28 Bess, You Is My Woman Now 4:57
29 Oh, I Can't Sit Down (Picnic Music)
Featuring – Betty Roché, / Don Fagerquist Group*
1:55
30 Porgy, I Hates To Go... 1:00
31 I Got Plenty O Nuttin' (Reprise) 0:37
32 It Ain't Necessarily So (Instrumental)
Featuring – Betty Roché, Russell Garcia
1:52
33 Narration 0:34
34 It Ain't Necessarily So
Featuring – George Kirby
4:28
35 Narration 0:53
36 What You Want Wid Bess?...
Featuring – Johnny Hartman
2:12
37 Narration 0:33
38 Oh I'm Agoin' Out To The Blackfish Banks... (Reprise)
Featuring – Frank Rosolino
1:27
39 Narration 0:30
40 Oh, Doctor Jesus...
Featuring – Sallie Blair
2:02
41 Here Come De Honey Man... / Oh Dey's So Fresh And Fine... / I'm Talkin' About Devil Crabs..
Featuring – Bob Dorough, Joe Derise, Loulie Jean Norman
3:31
Part 2.
1 Narration 0:38
2 I Loves You, Porgy 3:17
3 Narration (Scene: Storm)
Featuring – Chorus*, Russell Garcia And His Orchestra
3:04
4 Summertime (Reprise)
Featuring – Betty Roché
1:22
5 Narration 0:11
6 Oh, Dere's Somebody Knockin' At De Do'...
Featuring – Chorus*
1:03
7 Narration 1:20
8 If God Want To Kill Me...
Featuring – Johnny Hartman
2:05
9 Narration 0:06
10 A Red-Headed Woman...
Featuring – Chorus*, Johnny Hartman
1:48
11 Narration 0:59
12 Oh, Doctor Jesus (Reprise)
Featuring – Chorus*
0:38
13 Narration 0:55
14 Clara, Clara, Don't You Be Downhearted...
Featuring – The Pat Moran Quartet
1:36
15 Narration 0:10
16 Summertime (Reprise)
Featuring – Betty Roché
1:12
17 Narration
Featuring – Chorus*
1:50
18 Oh, Lawd, What I Goin' Do?... 1:21
19 Narration
Featuring – Chorus*
0:09
20 There's A Boat Dat's Leavin' Soon For New York
Featuring – George Kirby
1:28
21 George Kirby
Featuring – Russell Garcia And His Orchestra
1:18
22 Narration
Featuring – Chorus*
0:24
23 How Are You Dis Mornin'?...
Featuring – Chorus*
1:41
24 Narration
Featuring – Chorus*
0:39
25 Oh, Bess, Oh, Where's My Bess
Featuring – Sallie Blair
2:19
26 Oh Lawd, I'm On My Way
Featuring – Chorus*
1:57
27 Suite (Edited Instrumental Suite From Russ Garcia's Orchestration)
Featuring – Russ Garcia And His Orchestra*
29:12

Credits

Notes

Includes 12-page booklet

Real red handkerchief stuffed into slit in pocket on cover

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (scratched, Side 1): P+B - 1 - RE - 2
  • Matrix / Runout (scratched, Side 2): P+B - 6
  • Matrix / Runout (scratched, Side 3): P+B - 3
  • Matrix / Runout (scratched, Side 4): P+B - 4
  • Matrix / Runout (scratched, Side 5): P+B - 1 - RE 2
  • Matrix / Runout (scratched, Side 6): P+B - 6

Other Versions (5 of 5) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
EXLP 1 Frances Faye And Mel Tormé Featuring The Bethlehem Orchestra And Duke Ellington And His Orchestra Frances Faye And Mel Tormé Featuring The Bethlehem Orchestra And Duke Ellington And His Orchestra - George Gershwin's Porgy & Bess(Box + 3xLP, Album, Mono, Sam) Bethlehem Records EXLP 1 US 1956 Sell This Version
D2K-37965 Mel Tormé And Frances Faye With Duke Ellington And His Orchestra And Russ Garcia And His Orchestra* Mel Tormé And Frances Faye With Duke Ellington And His Orchestra And Russ Garcia And His Orchestra* - The Complete George Gershwin Porgy And Bess(2xCD, Album, Mono, RE, RM) Bethlehem Records, Shout! Factory D2K-37965 US 2005 Sell This Version
3BP-1 Frances Faye And Mel Tormé Featuring The Bethlehem Orchestra And Duke Ellington And His Orchestra Frances Faye And Mel Tormé Featuring The Bethlehem Orchestra And Duke Ellington And His Orchestra - George Gershwin's Porgy & Bess(Box, RE + 3xLP, Album) Bethlehem Records 3BP-1 US 1975 Sell This Version
COCY-80059-60 Mel Tormé And Frances Faye With Duke Ellington And His Orchestra And Russ Garcia And His Orchestra* Mel Tormé And Frances Faye With Duke Ellington And His Orchestra And Russ Garcia And His Orchestra* - The Complete George Gershwin Porgy And Bess(2xCD, Album, Mono, RE, RM, Pap) Bethlehem Records COCY-80059-60 Japan 1996 Sell This Version
R2 75828 Mel Tormé And Frances Faye With Duke Ellington And His Orchestra And Russ Garcia And His Orchestra* Mel Tormé And Frances Faye With Duke Ellington And His Orchestra And Russ Garcia And His Orchestra* - The Complete George Gershwin Porgy And Bess(2xCD, Album, Mono, RE, RM) Avenue Jazz R2 75828 US 1999 Sell This Version

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