Jeunesse / Wiener Konzerthaus
PORGY AND BESS
GEORGE GERSHWIN, DUBOSE AND DOROTHY HEYWARD, IRA GERSHWIN
DURATION 2:55 BREAKS 1
LANGUAGE ENGLISH SURTITLES DUTCH AND ENGLISH
Porgy and Bess is a unique opera and a popular favourite in which George Gershwin mixed jazz with the western opera tradition and Afro-American and Russian Jewish music. Everyone knows the hits from the opera and 1959 film Porgy and Bess, which include ‘Summertime’, ‘I Got Plenty O’ Nuttin’’, ‘Bess, You Is My Woman Now’ and ‘It Ain’t Necessarily So’.
Special discounts are availalable for those of 16 and younger!
Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra
Porgy and Bess Ensemble