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The Resource George & Ira Gershwin's Lady, be good!, (sound recording)

George & Ira Gershwin's Lady, be good!, (sound recording)

Label
George & Ira Gershwin's Lady, be good!
Title
George & Ira Gershwin's Lady, be good!
Creator
Contributor
Librettist
Performer
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Related
Member of
Accompanying matter
historical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1898-1937
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gershwin, George
Dewey number
782.81
Form of composition
musical revues and comedies
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
  • R008
  • M1505
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Featuring performances by Fred and Adele Astaire and Cliff Edwards
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1896-1983
  • 1895-1971
  • 1898-1937
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gershwin, Ira
  • Astaire, Fred
  • Astaire, Adele
  • Edwards, Cliff
  • Gershwin, George
Series statement
Smithsonian American musical theater series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Musicals
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
George & Ira Gershwin's Lady, be good!, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Musical comedy
  • Music by George Gershwin; lyrics by Ira Gershwin
  • An archival reconstruction of the 1924 New York production; includes recordings made "during the 1926 London run, and subsequent broadcast material made by the composer"--Container
  • Program notes by Edward Jablonski bound in container
Bar code
31223118222943
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : Fascinating rhythm (G. Gershwin) (:55) -- Hang on to me (the Astaires and G. Gershwin) (2:47) -- Fascinating rhythm (the Astaires followed by C. Edwards) (5:12) -- So am I (G. Gershwin) (3:45) -- So am I (A. Astaire and G. Vollaire) (2:47) -- Oh! Lady, be good (W. Kent) (2:22) -- Entr'acte : Fascinating rhythm and So am I (Arden and Ohman) (2:48) -- Half of it dearie blues (F. Astaire and G. Gershwin) (2:49) -- The man I love (G. Gershwin) (1:18) -- Insufficient sweetie / Wells, Edwards (C. Edwards) (3:03) -- Reprise : Oh! Lady, be good (C. Edwards) (2:54) -- Swiss miss / G. Gershwin, I. Gershwin, A. Jackson (the Astaires) (2:52) -- I'd rather Charleston / G. Gershwin, D. Carter (the Astaires and G. Gershwin) (2:53)
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Kind of cutting
lateral or combined cutting
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic
Lccn
87753180
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm
Publisher number
  • R 008
  • P 14271
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
  • 17226325
  • (OCoLC)17226325
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
George & Ira Gershwin's Lady, be good!, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Musical comedy
  • Music by George Gershwin; lyrics by Ira Gershwin
  • An archival reconstruction of the 1924 New York production; includes recordings made "during the 1926 London run, and subsequent broadcast material made by the composer"--Container
  • Program notes by Edward Jablonski bound in container
Bar code
31223118222943
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue : Fascinating rhythm (G. Gershwin) (:55) -- Hang on to me (the Astaires and G. Gershwin) (2:47) -- Fascinating rhythm (the Astaires followed by C. Edwards) (5:12) -- So am I (G. Gershwin) (3:45) -- So am I (A. Astaire and G. Vollaire) (2:47) -- Oh! Lady, be good (W. Kent) (2:22) -- Entr'acte : Fascinating rhythm and So am I (Arden and Ohman) (2:48) -- Half of it dearie blues (F. Astaire and G. Gershwin) (2:49) -- The man I love (G. Gershwin) (1:18) -- Insufficient sweetie / Wells, Edwards (C. Edwards) (3:03) -- Reprise : Oh! Lady, be good (C. Edwards) (2:54) -- Swiss miss / G. Gershwin, I. Gershwin, A. Jackson (the Astaires) (2:52) -- I'd rather Charleston / G. Gershwin, D. Carter (the Astaires and G. Gershwin) (2:53)
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Kind of cutting
lateral or combined cutting
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic
Lccn
87753180
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm
Publisher number
  • R 008
  • P 14271
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
  • 17226325
  • (OCoLC)17226325
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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