Monday, June 3, 2013

Music Monday: Gershwin

I've been digging through my old piano books recently, just for kicks. One of those books is Gershwin at the Keyboard, a collection of songs by the Gershwin brothers arranged for the piano by brother George. In high school I attempted "Strike Up the Band" but ultimately gave it up, I think, though I can't recall why.

This isn't the piano arrangement in question (I couldn't find it), but it's an exceptional symphonic and choral arrangement and an outstanding solo performance by Caroline O'Connor:

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