Catfish Row (Symphonic Suite Based on Porgy and Bess)
Concert Band - 6+
Composed by George Gershwin (1898-1937). Arranged by for Concert Band and Soprano and Baritone Soloists by Donald Hunsberger. Concert Band; Masterworks. Donald Hunsberger Wind Library. Form: Suite. 20th Century; Broadway; Masterwork Arrangement; Standard. Deluxe score only. 152 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.DHM004C).
Item Number: AP.DHM004C
ISBN 0757901352. 20th Century; Broadway; Masterwork Arrangement; Standard.
This collection has been created to provide contemporary wind band conductors with a complete concert selection featuring some of the major vocal arias of Porgy and Bess along with outstanding instrumental selections. Catfish Row may be performed as individual movements with, or without, baritone and soprano vocal soloists. This extensive medley features "Summertime," "I Got Plenty of Nuttin'," "Bess, You Is My Woman Now," "It Ain't Necessarily So," and "My Man's Gone Now."
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