Porgy and Bess (EMI classics)
An adaptation of the Glyndebourne Festival Opera stage production of the Gershwins' classic musical drama Porgy and Bess, which portrays the lives of the occupants of Catfish Row. The television production was shot using the recording made of the 1989 production for its soundtrack. Full description
London Philharmonic Orchestra. (Instrumentalist), Glyndebourne Festival Chorus. (Singer), Primetime (Firm), British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service., Homevale (Firm), Picture Music International., EMI (Firm)
Gershwin, Ira, 1896-1983. (Lyricist), Heyward, Dorothy, 1890-1961. (Librettist), Marks, Stephany. (Producer), Smith, Greg, 1939-2009. (Producer), White, Willard. (Singer, Actor), Haymon, Cynthia. (Singer, Actor), Baker, Gregg. (Singer, Actor), Clarey, Cynthia. (Singer, Actor), Simpson, Marietta. (Singer, Actor), Evans, Damon. (Singer, Actor), Ingram, Paula. (Singer, Actor), Blackwell, Harolyn. (Singer), Hubbard, Bruce. (Singer), Hawkins, Gordon. (Actor), Rutenberg, Craig. (Conductor), Rattle, Simon, 1955- (Conductor), Gershwin, George, 1898-1937., Heyward, DuBose, 1885-1940.