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Porgy & Bess

by Ella Fitzgerald

Porgy & Bess by Ella Fitzgerald

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Porgy & Bess

by Ella Fitzgerald

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Label: Verve Records
Two of the most brilliant jazz artists of the 20th Century duet on the American opera, penned by the Gershwin Brothers (Ira's lyrics went uncredited). A popular and critical bomb when it first appeared, jazz musicians took Porgy & Bess to heart and by this 1957 release, it was considered a masterpiece. Features charts by Russ Garcia and the definitive "Summertime."

About This Album

Two of the most brilliant jazz artists of the 20th Century duet on the American opera, penned by the Gershwin Brothers (Ira's lyrics went uncredited). A popular and critical bomb when it first appeared, jazz musicians took Porgy & Bess to heart and by this 1957 release, it was considered a masterpiece. Features charts by Russ Garcia and the definitive "Summertime."

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About This Album

Two of the most brilliant jazz artists of the 20th Century duet on the American opera, penned by the Gershwin Brothers (Ira's lyrics went uncredited). A popular and critical bomb when it first appeared, jazz musicians took Porgy & Bess to heart and by this 1957 release, it was considered a masterpiece. Features charts by Russ Garcia and the definitive "Summertime."