- Rated: Not Rated
- Run Time: 1 hours, 25 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: August 25, 2009
- Originally Released: 2009
- Label: Kultur Video
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Packaging: Keep Case
Performers, Cast and Crew:
Berlin's Waldbuhne theater is one of Germany's premier concert venues, lending an aura of opulence to any classical-music performance. This program finds conductor Sir Simon Rattle leading the Berlin Philharmonic in a selection of music by American composers George Gershwin and Leonard Bernstein--including Rhapsody in Blue and Candide Overture--and features special appearances by Wayne Marshall on piano and Willard White on vocals.
Sir Simon Rattle conducts music by George Gershwin and Leonard Bernstein in this concert celebration of Americana. The program features the vocal talents of Willard White in highlights from Gershwin's Porgy and Bess, as well as interpretations of Rhapsody in Blue, I Got Rhythm and begins with Bernstein's Candide Overture.
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