Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue, Second Rhapsody For Orchestra with Piano, Preludes Unpublished Piano Works

Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra

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Track listing:

A1. Rhapsody In Blue (1924) 15:45
Lorin Levee, clarinet

Preludes For Piano (1926) 7:11
A2a. I. Allegro Ben Ritmato E Deciso
A2b. II. Andanto Con Moto E Poco Rubato
A2c. III. Allegro Ben Ritmato E Deciso

A3. Short Story (1925, reconstructed by Michael Tilson Thomas) 2:53

A4. Violin Piece (Gershwin Melody No. 40), arranged by Michael Tilson Thomas 3:44


B1. Second Rhapsody, For Piano and Orchestra (1932) 14:12

B2. For Lily Pons (1933, Gershwin Melody No. 79, realized by Michael Tilson Thomas) 1:59

B3. Sleepless Night (1936, Gershwin Melody No. 17) 4:28

B4. “Walking The Dog,” Promenade For Piano or Orchestra (1936) 3:00


Michael Tilson Thomas, conductor and piano
Los Angeles Philharmonic


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