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re: Porgy & Bess has always been a bore
Posted by: Chromolume 07:21 pm EDT 10/05/19
In reply to: Porgy & Bess has always been a bore - Zelgo 06:50 pm EDT 10/05/19

The recent Bway version, with its massive cuts, was just fine for me

The recent Bway version (and thank god it's not all that recent anymore) had very little to do with what Gershwin wrote (in terms of arrangements). The cuts might have been more acceptable if they had used the original score.
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