8 thoughts on “ Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra* - Rhapsody In Blue ”
May 20, · Here's an abridged version of the George Gershwin masterpiece composed for Paul Whiteman in , from this 2-strip Technicolor revue film. .
Apr 11, · "MY BLUE HEAVEN" Music by Walter Donaldson Lyrics by George Whiting Performed by Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra Recorded July 6, , New York Victor Personnel: Henry Busse, Red Nichols.
Jan 24, · Rhapsody in Blue was written specifically with Paul Whiteman's orchestra in mind. Today's performances by symphony orchestras, big lush string arrangements - wrong. This is a jazz piece. The first track on this album is the original recording with George Gershwin on piano. I was first introduced to this recording by my father/5(2).
Nov 21, · Paul Whiteman & His Concert Orchestra "Rhapsody In Blue" on Victor , recorded on April 21, HISTORIC! The composer is at the piano--George Gershwin! Arranged by Ferde Grofé. THIS IS THE.
In his first five recordings sessions for Victor, August 9 – October 28, , he used the name "Paul Whiteman and His Ambassador Orchestra", presumably because he had been playing at the Ambassador Hotel in Atlantic City. From November 3, , .