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Heifetz Collection – Gershwin & Encores

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Porgy and Bess, It ain’t necessarily so. One doesn’t need to dwell on his flawless technique, his command of nuance, his tonal beauty or its variety, from gently tender in gersbwin, you is my woman now” to ferocious in the ”Sabre dance”, his seeming spontaneity in a piece as familiar to him as the Hora staccato which he put on the map: Manuel Maria Ponce Composer.


Erich Wolfgang Korngold Composer. Just occasionally he goes over the top: The Love for Three Oranges, March. Gramophone’s expert reviews easier than ever before. Porgy and Bess, My man’s gone now. La Plus que lente. Porgy and Bess, Summertime.

Heifetz Collection – Gershwin & Encores |

Perhaps less realized by the public at large is his brilliant skill, inventiveness and ingenuity as an arranger—the Drigo ”Valse bluette”, a piece of trifling musical value, is transformed into a dazzling virtuoso showpiece and beyond the violinistic elaborations extensive double-stopping, octave work, harmonics, etc. The transfers have been well made, but a rhythmic thud is heard during Rachmaninov’s Vocaliseand there is a curious grating noise at the end of Korngold.

This disc might well have been designed to illustrate the opening line of Wolf’s Italian Songbook, ”Auch kleine Dinge Some of the recordings are a bit on the close side for comfort, and the level of the piano sound Bay in the recordings made beforeSmith thereafter varies a good deal, one or two of Smith’s being surprisingly loud. Triakontameron, Alt Wien Old Vienna.


Porgy and Bess, Introduction Skip to main content. The all-time greats Read about the artists who changed the world of classical music. Porgy and Bess, A woman is a sometime thing.

Aram Il’yich Khachaturian Composer. Porgy and Bess, Bess, you is my woman now. If you are a library, university or other organisation that would be interested in an institutional subscription grrshwin Gramophone please click here for further information. But these are the exceptions: Gramophone products and those of specially selected partners from the world of music.

Wilhelmj’s flowery arrangement of Schubert’s Ave Maria is schmalzed up with big ritardandos all over the place; there is an over-sugary Gsrshwin wings of song with a horrible key-change to the second verse, though I’m not sure that that was Heifetz’s doing ; and emotion slops over in La plus que lenteespecially in some convulsive rubatos in its central section.