$10.00
Porgy and Bess®, Highlights from
Featuring: Summertime / I Got Plenty o' Nuttin' / Bess, You Is My Woman / Oh Lawd, I'm on My Way
Words and music by George Gershwin, DuBose Heyward, Dorothy Heyward, and Ira Gershwin / arr. Douglas E. Wagner
Item: 00-38367S
UPC: 038081433394
PRICE: $10.00
Series: Pop Concert Band
Category: Concert Band
Format: Conductor Score
Instrument: Concert Band
Level: 3 (Medium Easy)
From its first performances in 1935 to its return to the Broadway stage in 2012, the American folk opera Porgy and Bess has endured as a national musical treasure, acclaimed by critics and enjoyed by audiences worldwide. This medley for concert band (with optional choir) includes four popular classics from the score, arranged in the order they appear in the opera: "Summertime," "I Got Plenty O' Nuttin'," "Bess, You Is My Woman," and "Oh Lawd, I'm On My Way." With or without the optional choir parts, this arrangement is a winner! (5:00)
TITLE COMPOSER
Bess You Is My Woman Now (from "Porgy and Bess") George Gershwin (composer); Ira Gershwin (lyricist); Dubose Heyward (lyricist); Dorothy Heyward (lyricist)
Summertime (from "Porgy and Bess") George Gershwin (composer); Ira Gershwin (lyricist); Dubose Heyward (composer); Dorothy Heyward (composer)
Oh Lawd I'm on My Way (from "Porgy and Bess") George Gershwin (contributor); Dubose Heyward (contributor)
I Got Plenty o' Nuttin' (from "Porgy and Bess") George Gershwin (composer); Ira Gershwin (lyricist); Dubose Heyward (composer); Dorothy Heyward (composer)