Francesco Bonifazi
Summertime
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Description
Short Song Description:
Child's lullaby from "Porgy and Bess," America's first opera.
Long Song Description:
Reassuranc of child's safety.
Story Behind the Song:
Sung twice in "Porgy and Bess" to comfort a crying baby.
Credits
Lyric Credits: George Gerswhin
Music Credits: George Gerswhin
Producer Credits: Francesco Bonifazi and Wendy Lee
Publisher Credits: George Gerswhin
Performance Credits: Francesco Bonifazi
Label Credits: Whistling Toubadour Records
Metadata
Song Length: 4:04
Primary Genre: Jazz-Standards
Secondary Genre: Blues-Gospel
Tempo / Feel: Slow (71 - 90)
Lead Vocal: Male Vocal
Subject Matter 1: Love for Child
Subject Matter 2: Spirituality
Mood 1: Poignant
Mood 2: Moving
Similar Artist 1: Harry Connick Jr.
Similar Artist 2: Frank Sinatra
Language: English
Era: 1960 - 1969