Various - The Best Of Broadway : The American Musical album mp3
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|1||–Ensemble*||There's No Business Like Show Business
Conductor – Jay BlacktonLyrics By – Irving BerlinMusic By – Irving Berlin
Lyrics By – Irving CaesarMusic By – George Gershwin
|3||–Paul Robeson||Ol' Man River
Lyrics By – Oscar Hammerstein IIMusic By – Jerome KernOrchestra – Victor Young And His Orchestra
|4||–Ethel Merman||You're The Top
Lyrics By – Cole PorterMusic By – Cole PorterOrchestra – Johnny Green And His Orchestra
|5||–Alfred Drake and chorus*||Oklahoma
Conductor – Jay BlacktonLyrics By – Oscar Hammerstein IIMusic By – Richard Rodgers
|6||–Robert Alda and Guys*||Luck Be A Lady
Conductor – Irving ActmanLyrics By – Frank LoesserMusic By – Frank Loesser
|7||–Julie Andrews||I Could Have Danced All Night
Conductor – Franz AllersLyrics By – Alan Jay Lerner*Music By – Frederick Loewe
|8||–Marilyn Cooper, Chita Rivera, Shark Girls||America
Conductor – Max GobermanLibretto By – Stephen SondheimMusic By – Leonard Bernstein
|9||–Mary Martin||My Favorite Things
Conductor – Frederick DvonchLyrics By – Oscar Hammerstein IIMusic By – Richard Rodgers
Conductor – Milton RosenstockLyrics By – Bob MerrillMusic By – Jule Styne
|11||–Zero Mostel||If I Were A Rich Man
Conductor – Milton GreeneLyrics By – Sheldon HarnickMusic By – Jerry Bock
|12||–Richard Kiley||The Impossible Dream
Conductor – Neil WarnerLyrics By – Joe DarionMusic By – Mitch Leigh
Conductor – Harold HastingsLyrics By – Fred EbbMusic By – John Kander
|14||–James Rado, Lynn Kellogg, Melba Moore and cast*||Let The Sunshine In
Conductor – Galt MacDermotLyrics By – Gerome Ragni, James RadoMusic By – Galt MacDermot
|15||–Glynis Johns||Send In The Clowns
Conductor – Harold HastingsLyrics By – Stephen SondheimMusic By – Stephen Sondheim
Conductor – Don PippinLyrics By – Edward Kleban*Music By – Marvin Hamlisch
Conductor – Peter Howard Lyrics By – Martin CharninMusic By – Charles Strouse
Conductor – Rene Weigert*Lyrics By – Trevor NunnMusic By – Andrew Lloyd Webber
|19||–Michael Crawford||The Music Of The Night
Conductor – Michael Reed Lyrics By – Charles HartMusic By – Andrew Lloyd Webber
|20||–Marissa Jaret Winokur||Good Morning Baltimore
Conductor – Lon HoytLyrics By – Scott WittmanMusic By – Marc Shaiman
|21||–Kristin Chenoweth and Idina Menzel||Defying Gravity
Conductor – Stephen OremusLyrics By – Stephen SchwartzMusic By – Stephen Schwartz
- A&R – James Orofino, Patti Matheny
- Compilation Producer – Brian Drutman, Darcy Proper, Didier C. Deutsch, Michael Kantor, Steve Berkowitz
- Design – Ken Fredette, Lisa Sparagano
- Liner Notes – Laurence Maslon, Michael Kantor
- Management [Project Director] – Jeffrey Peisch, Joy Monfried, Nicole Dean-Taubert, Randy Dry
- Mastered By – Darcy Proper
- Mixed By – Darcy Proper
- Photography By – Corbis, Getty Images, Joan Marcus, Martha Swope, Paul Kolnik, Philip Greenberg, Photofest
- Production Manager [Packaging Manager] – Peter Kszan
- Transferred By [Acetate Transfers] – Ken Robertson
1: from 'Annie Get Your Gun', recorded May 26, 1946.
2: from 'Sinbad', recorded January 9, 1920.
3: from 'Show Boat', recorded July 21, 1932.
4: from 'Anything Goes', recorded December 4, 1934.
5: from 'Oklahoma!', recorded October 20, 1943.
6: from 'Guys And Dolls', recorded December 3, 1950.
7: from 'My Fair Lady', recorded March 25, 1956.
8: from 'West Side Story', recorded September 29, 1957.
9: from 'The Sound Of Music', recorded November 22, 1959.
10: from 'Funny Girl', recorded April 5, 1964.
11: from 'Fiddler On The Roof', recorded September 27, 1964.
12: from 'Man Of La Mancha', recorded December 6, 1965.
13: from 'Cabaret', recorded November 27, 1966.
14: from 'Hair', recorded May 6, 1968.
15: from 'A Little Night Music', recorded March 18, 1973.
16: from 'A Chorus Line', recorded June 2, 1975.
17: from 'Annie', recorded April 25, 1977.
18: from 'Cats', recorded October, 1982.
19: from 'The Phantom Of The Opera', recorded October, 1986.
20: from 'Hairspray', recorded June 29, 2002.
21: from 'Wicked', recorded November 10, 2003.
The CD accompanied the PBS TV series 'Broadway : The American Musical', a 5 CD box set with booklet was also released. The CD & back of the case show four logos, Decca Broadway, Columbia Broadway Masterworks, Thirteen WNET NEW YORK, PBS.
Photos: Booklet: Getty Images: p. 3, 6, tray card; Philip Greenberg: back of booklet; Joan Marcus: p. 20-21, cover (Wicked); Photofest: pp. 5, 9, 10-11, 18, cover (Fiddler On The Roof, Cats); Paul Kolnik: p. 19, cover (Hairspray); Corbis: p. 4; Martha Swope: p. 14-15, 16, cover (A Chorus Line, Annie).
Performers on Cover (left-right): Zero Mostel (Fiddler On The Roof); (A Chorus Line); (Cats); Andrea McArdle & Reid Shelton (Annie); Marissa Jaret Winokur & Harvey Fierstein (Hairspray); Idina Menzel (Wicked).
This compilation (P) 2004 Universal Classics Group, Sony Music Entertainment, Inc., (C) 2004 Universal Classics Group, a Division of UMG Recordings, Inc., 825 8th Avenue, New York, NY 10019. Distributed by Universal Music & Video Distribution, Corp.
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Barcode: 602498635360
|986 3536||Various||The Best Of Broadway : The American Musical (CD, Comp)||Decca Broadway, Columbia Broadway Masterworks||986 3536||Germany||2004|
|none||Various||The Best Of Broadway : The American Musical (CDr, Comp, Promo)||Decca Broadway, Columbia Broadway Masterworks||none||US||2004|