A studio session with Mitch: the music of George Gershwin
NamesGershwin, Ira, 1896-1983 (Lyricist)Miller, Mitch (Commentator)Nelson, Gail, (Vocalist) (Commentator)Hoy, Patricia, (Pianist) (Commentator)Miller, Mitch (Conductor)Nelson, Gail, (Vocalist) (Performer)Hoy, Patricia, (Pianist) (Performer)Gershwin, George, 1898-1937 (Lyricist)Vancouver Symphony Orchestra (Performer)Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. English Television Network (Broadcaster)
Mitch Miller collection of audio and moving image
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1981
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LVU 428
TopicsMiller, MitchOrchestral musicPiano with orchestra, ArrangedOperasMusicalsRhapsodies (Music)Excerpts
Genres MusicTelevision music
NotesContent: "A CBC British Columbia Production; © Canadian Broadcasting Corporation--1981"--From original videotape.Performers: Mitch Miller, conductor and additional commentary ; Gail Nelson, soprano (2nd-3rd, 5th-8th works) and additional commentary ; Patricia Hoy, piano (4th work) and additional commentary ; The Vancouver Symphony Orchestra ; with unidenitified technicans.Venue: Video studio performance CBC TV studios, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada 1981.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (U-Matic) (55 min., 42 sec.) : sound, color, NTSC, stereo ; 3/4 in.
DescriptionIn this video, conductor Mitch Miller leads the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra in an all-Gershwin studio session performance, and he also talks with soprano Gail Nelson and pianist Patricia Hoy between works and at the end. Music: "An American in Paris" (with shots of the cameras and the techincal crew behind the scenes) ; Porgy and Bess: "Summertime" ; "I loves you Porgy" (Gail Nelson, soprano) ; "Rhapsody in blue" (Patricia Hoy, piano) ; Girl crazy medley: "But not for me" ; "Embraceable you" ; "Bidin' my time" ; "I got rhythm" (Gail Nelson, soprano) ; [End of] "An American in Paris" (1 min. finale) / music by G. Gerswhin, lyrics by I. Gershwin.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 895911373NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20477598Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7af58a50-66a7-0132-aa96-3c075448cc4b
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