Porgy & Bess (Joe Henderson album)

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Porgy & Bess
Studio album by Joe Henderson
Released September 16, 1997
Genre Jazz
Length 53:46
Label Verve Records
Producer Richard Seidel, Joe Henderson
Joe Henderson chronology
Big Band
(1997)
Porgy & Bess
(1997)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]

Porgy & Bess is a 1997 album by jazz saxophonist Joe Henderson, released on Verve Records. It contains Henderson's arrangements of music from George Gershwin's opera Porgy and Bess.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Introduction: Jasbo Brown Blues" (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin, DuBose Heyward) – 0:56
  2. "Summertime" (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin, DuBose Heyward) – 7:16
  3. "Here Come de Honey Man/They Pass by Singin'" (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin, DuBose Heyward) – 2:04
  4. "My Man's Gone Now" (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin, DuBose Heyward) – 6:58
  5. "I Got Plenty O' Nuttin'" (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin, DuBose Heyward) – 6:52
  6. "Bess, You Is My Woman Now" (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin, DuBose Heyward) – 5:15
  7. "It Ain't Necessarily So" (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) – 6:27
  8. "I Loves You, Porgy" (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin, DuBose Heyward) – 4:18
  9. "There's a Boat Dat's Leavin' Soon for New York" (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin, DuBose Heyward) – 6:42
  10. "Oh Bess, Oh Where's My Bess?" (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin, DuBose Heyward) – 6:58

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Stanley, Leo. "Porgy and Bess - Joe Henderson | Songs, Reviews, Credits, Awards | AllMusic". allmusic.com. Retrieved 27 August 2013.