Broadway Musicals: John McGlinn on Broadway

Broadway Musicals: John McGlinn on Broadway

by John McGlinn

This set combines five of John McGlinn's critically acclaimed recordings of Broadway favorites, complete with all the original musical material, plus four more discs of music from other shows. McGlinn was a thorough researcher who applied a musicologist's and historian's eye to these 20th century stage masterpieces. His casts mingled opera singers, such as See more details below


This set combines five of John McGlinn's critically acclaimed recordings of Broadway favorites, complete with all the original musical material, plus four more discs of music from other shows. McGlinn was a thorough researcher who applied a musicologist's and historian's eye to these 20th century stage masterpieces. His casts mingled opera singers, such as Frederica von Stade, Teresa Stratas, and Bruce Hubbard, with Broadway stars like Jack Gilford, Paige O'Hara, and Kim Criswell. A CD-ROM with complete synopses, program notes, and texts is included.

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Warner Classics

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Disc 1

  1. Overture
  2. Act 1. Scene 1. Cotton Blossom
  3. Act 1. Scene 1. Andy!!! Drat that man, he's never around!
  4. Act 1. Scene 1. Here comes the Show Boat parade!
  5. Act 1. Scene 1. Hey, Julie! That's a hell of a thing to do
  6. Act 1. Scene 1. It's a man...
  7. Act 1. Scene 1. Where's the Mate for Me?
  8. Act 1. Scene 1. Make Believe
  9. Act 1. Scene 1. Ol' Man River
  10. Act 1. Scene 2. Can't help lovin' dat man
  11. Act 1. Scene 3. Life on the Wicked Stage
  12. Act 1. Scene 3. Till Good Luck Comes My Way
  13. Act 1. Scene 4. Mis'ry's comin' aroun'
  14. Act 1. Scene 4. Take her up, Rubberface!
  15. Act 1. Scene 4. Hello, Windy
  16. Act 1. Scene 4. You needn't all look at us like were a couple of animal
  17. Act 1. Scene 4. Looks like a swell

Disc 2

  1. Act 1. Scene 5. I Would Like To Play a Lover's Part
  2. Act 1. Scene 5. I Might Fall Back on You
  3. Act 1. Scene 5. Queenie's Ballyhoo
  4. Act 1. Scene 6. Villain Dance
  5. Act 1. Scene 7. You are Love
  6. Act 1. Scene 8. Finale. Oh tell me, did you ever!
  7. Act 2. Scene 1. At the Fair
  8. Act 2. Scene 1. Why do I love you?
  9. Act 2. Scene 1. In Dahomey
  10. Act 2. Scene 3. Convent Scene
  11. Act 2. Scene 4. All right, Jake - call 'em at twelve
  12. Act 2. Scene 4. Bill
  13. Act 2. Scene 5. Magnolia's Audition
  14. Act 2. Scene 5. Can't help lovin' dat man (reprise)
  15. Act 2. Scene 6. Trocadero Opening Chorus
  16. Act 2. Scene 6. Apache dance
  17. Act 2. Scene 6. Goodbye, my lady love
  18. Act 2. Scene 6. After the Ball
  19. Act 2. Scene 7. Ol' Man River (reprise)
  20. Act 2. Scene 7. Hey, Feller!
  21. Act 2. Scene 8. You are Love (reprise)

Disc 3

  1. Act 2. Scene 9. Cotton Blossom (reprise)
  2. Act 2. Scene 9. It's getting hotter in the North
  3. Act 2. Scene 9. Say, Cap'n Andy, sorry we couldn't stay
  4. Act 2. Scene 9. Finale. Hello, Gay. She'll probably come out on the top
  5. Appendix. Act 1, Scene 2; deleted - 1927. Pantry Scene
  6. Appendix. Act 1, Scene 3; deleted - 1927. Waterfront Saloon Scene
  7. Appendix. Act 1, Scene 3; unused - 1927. Yes, Ma'am
  8. Show Boat Appendix. Act 2, Scene 9; Ziegfield Production - 1927. Why do
  9. Show Boat Appendix. Act 2, Scene 9; London - 1928. Dance away the night
  10. Show Boat Appendix. Act 1, Scene 6; unused - 1927. A Pack of Cards
  11. Show Boat Appendix. Act 1, Scene 7; unused - 1927. The Creole Love Song
  12. Show Boat Appendix. Act 2, Scene 4; unused - 1927. Out There in an Orch
  13. Gallivantin' Aroun'
  14. I have the room above her
  15. Ah Still Suits Me!
  16. Show Boat Appendix. Act 2, Scene 9; 1946 Revival. Nobody else but me

Disc 4

  1. Overture
  2. Act 1. I get a kick out of you
  3. Act 1. Bon Voyage
  4. Act 1. All through the night
  5. Act 1. There'll always be a lady fair
  6. Act 1. Where are the men?
  7. Act 1. You're the top!
  8. Act 1. You're the top! (encore)
  9. Act 1. There'll always be a lady fair (reprise)
  10. Act 1. Anything goes
  11. Act 1. Finale. Captain, we've captured Public Enemy Number One
  12. Act 2. Entr'acte
  13. Act 2. Public Enemy Number One
  14. Act 2. What a joy to be young
  15. Act 2. Blow, Gabriel, blow
  16. Act 2. Be like the bluebird
  17. Act 2. Buddie, beware
  18. Act 2. The gypsy in me
  19. Act 2. Finale. You're the top!
  20. Appendix. There's no cure like travel
  21. Appendix. Kate the Great
  22. Appendix. Waltz down the aisle

Disc 5

  1. Overture
  2. Act 1. Colonel Buffalo Bill
  3. Act 1. I'm a bad, bad man
  4. Act 1. Doin' what comes natur'lly
  5. Act 1. The girl that I marry
  6. Act 1. You can't get a man with a gun
  7. Act 1. There's no business like show business
  8. Act 1. They say it's wonderful
  9. Act 1. Moonshine Lullaby
  10. Act 1. I'll share it all with you
  11. Act 1. Circus Dance
  12. Act 1. Reprise. There's no business like show business
  13. Act 1. My defenses are down
  14. Act 1. Drum Dance
  15. Act 1. Ceremonial Chant - I'm an Indian too
  16. Act 1. Finale
  17. Act 2. I got lost in his arms
  18. Act 2. Ballroom Scene
  19. Act 2. Who do you love, I hope?
  20. Act 2. I got the sun in the morning
  21. Act 2. Reprise. The girl that I marry
  22. Act 2. Anything you can do
  23. Act 2. Finale
  24. Appendix. An old-fashioned wedding

Disc 6

  1. Prologue. Overture
  2. Prologue. Once in the Highlands
  3. Act 1. Scene 1. Here! Let me see that map - Brigadoon - Look over there
  4. Act 1. Scene 1. Vendors' Calls - / Scene 2. Down on MacConnachy Square
  5. Act 1. Scene 2. Waitin' for my dearie
  6. Act 1. Scene 2. I'll go home with Bonnie Jean
  7. Act 1. Scene 2. Dance
  8. Act 1. Scene 2. The Heather on the Hill
  9. Act 1. Scene 3. The Love of my Life
  10. Act 1. Scene 4. Jeannie's packin' up!
  11. Act 1. Scene 4. Come to me, Bend to me
  12. Act 1. Scene 4. Dance
  13. Act 1. Scene 4. Almost like being in love
  14. Act 1. Scene 6. Entrance of the Clans
  15. Act 1. Scene 6. Wedding Ceremony
  16. Act 1. Scene 6. Wedding Dance
  17. Act 1. Scene 6. Sword Dance - Finale
  18. Act 2. Scene 1. The Chase
  19. Act 2. Scene 2. There but for you go I
  20. Act 2. Scene 3. Glen Scene Opening - My mother's weddin' day
  21. Act 2. Scene 3. Dance
  22. Act 2. Scene 3. Funeral dance
  23. Act 2. Scene 3. From this day on - Brigadoon, Brigadoon
  24. Act 2. Scene 4. Hello, Mr Albright - Reprises
  25. Act 2. Scene 5. It's unbelievable! - Finale

Disc 7

  1. Overture
  2. Act 1. Another op'nin', another show - Dance - Another op'nin', another
  3. Act 1. Why can't you behave?
  4. Act 1. Wunderbar
  5. Act 1. So in Love
  6. Act 1. Padua Street Scene - We open in Venice - Dance
  7. Act 1. Tom, Dick or Harry
  8. Act 1. Rose Dance
  9. Act 1. I've come to wive it wealthily in Padua
  10. Act 1. I hate men
  11. Act 1. Were thine that special face - Dance
  12. Act 1. I sing of love - Dance
  13. Act 1. Finale. Come, my bonny Kate
  14. Act 2. Entr'acte
  15. Act 2. Too darn hot - Dance
  16. Act 2. Where is the life that late I left?
  17. Act 2. Always true to you in my fashion - Hornpipe Dance

Disc 8

  1. Act 2. Bianca - Dance
  2. Act 2. So in love (reprise)
  3. Act 2. Brush up your Shakespeare
  4. Act 2. Pavane (Why can't you behave)
  5. Act 2. I am ashamed that women are so simple
  6. Act 2. Finale. So kiss me, Kate - Brush up your Shakespeare (reprise)
  7. Appendix. It was great fun for the first time
  8. Appendix. A Woman's Career
  9. Appendix. We shall never be younger
  10. Appendix. I'm afraid, sweetheart, I love you
  11. Appendix. If ever married I'm
  12. Appendix. What does your servant dream about?
  13. Overture
  14. Overture
  15. Gavotte
  16. Overture
  17. 'The Snake in the Grass' Ballet
  18. Overture
  19. Overture
  20. Overture
  21. Overture

Disc 9

  1. The Red Petticoat The Ragtime Restaurant
  2. Very Good Eddie Babes in the Wood
  3. Love o'Mike Drift with Me
  4. Have a Heart I'm So Busy
  5. Oh, Boy! Till the Clouds Roll By
  6. Whip-Poor-Will
  7. She's a Good Fellow The Bullfrog Patrol
  8. Dear Sir I Want to be There
  9. Dear Sir Wishing Well Scene
  10. The Cat and the Fiddle She Didn't Say 'Yes'
  11. Men of the Sky Every Little While
  12. Music in the Air In Egern on the Tegern See
  13. Music in the Air The Song is You
  14. Roberta Smoke Gets in Your Eyes
  15. High, Wide and Handsome The Folks Who Live on the Hill
  16. Very Warm for May Heaven in my Arms
  17. The Last Time I Saw Paris
  18. Very Warm for May Harlem Boogie-Woogie

Disc 10

  1. One Touch of Venus Westwind
  2. Knickerbocker Holiday It Never Was You
  3. Knickerbocker Holiday How Can You Tell an American?
  4. Song of the Hangman
  5. Civic Song. Come to Florence
  6. My Lords and Ladies
  7. Farewell Song. There was life, there was love, there was laughter
  8. Love Song. You're far too near me
  9. Procession - Chant of Law and Order. The world is full of villains
  10. Trial by Music. You have to do what you do do
  11. Love is my Enemy
  12. Love Life Who is Samuel Cooper? - My Name is Samuel Cooper
  13. Love Life Here I'll Stay
  14. Love Life I Remember it Well
  15. Love Life This is the Life
  16. Johnny Johnson Johnny's Song

Disc 11

  1. Overture
  2. Overture
  3. Overture
  4. Overture
  5. Overture
  6. Overture
  7. Overture
  8. Overture
  9. Overture
  10. Overture
  11. Overture
  12. Overture
  13. Overture

Disc 12

  1. Swanee
  2. No, No, Nannette: Tea for Two
  3. The Band Wagon: Dancing in the Dark
  4. Sunny: Who?
  5. Sweet Adeline: Here Am I
  6. The President Jefferson Sunday Luncheon Party March
  7. Knickerbocker Holiday September Song
  8. Sweet Adeline: Why was I born?
  9. Sweet Adeline: Some girl is on your mind
  10. Bill
  11. Duet for One
  12. Triplets (for Flying Colours, unused)
  13. Sweet Adeline: Don't Ever Leave Me
  14. Come to the Moon
  15. Very Warm for May: All the Things You Are

Disc 13

  1. Broadway Musicals: John McGlinn on Broadway

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Album Credits

Performance Credits

John McGlinn   Primary Artist,Conductor,Vocals
London Symphony Orchestra   Performing Ensemble
Judy Kaye   Vocals
Ambrosian Chorus   Choir, Chorus
Frederica Von Stade   Vocals
Jerry Hadley   Vocals
Thomas Hampson   Vocals
National Philharmonic Orchestra   Performing Ensemble
Lillian Gish   Actor
London Sinfonietta   Performing Ensemble
Teresa Stratas   Vocals
John Mark Ainsley   Vocals
Steve Barton   Vocals
Ed Bishop   Vocals
Kim Criswell   Vocals
Leslie Fyson   Vocals
Oscar Hammerstein   Vocals
Claire Henry   Vocals
Lynda Richardson   Vocals
Elizabeth Futral   Vocals
Jason Graae   Vocals
Bruce Hubbard   Vocals
Evan Pappas   Vocals
Joe Roberts   Bagpipes
Alan Byers   Vocals
Vernon Midgley   Vocals
Shirley Minty   Vocals
Bruce Ogston   Vocals
Michael Pearn   Vocals
Nigel Waugh   Vocals
Alasdair Malloy   Bagpipes
Rebecca Luker   Vocals
Graham Dalby   Vocals
Davis Gaines   Vocals
Cris Groenendaal   Vocals
David Garrison   Vocals
Simon Green   Vocals
Rosemary Ashe   Vocals
Clare Buckfield   Vocals
Jack Dabdoub   Vocals
George Dvorsky   Vocals
Jack Gilford   Vocals
Gregory Jbara   Vocals
Mark D. Kaufmann   Vocals
Nancy Kulp   Vocals
Alfred Marks   Vocals
Maryetta Midgley   Vocals
Lydia Milá   Vocals
Hugh Panaro   Vocals
Deborah Poplett   Vocals
Margaret Tyzack   Vocals
Michael B. Wailing   Vocals
Michael Dore   Vocals
Brent Barrett   Vocals
Robert Fardell   Vocals
Robert Nichols   Vocals
Carey Wilson   Vocals
Simon Birchall   Vocals
Frank Middlemass   Vocals
Leo Andrew   Vocals
Colin Forsythe   Vocals
Jackie Morrison   Vocals
Susannah Fellows   Vocals
Valerie MacFarlane   Vocals
Ian Caley   Vocals
Donald Maxwell   Vocals
Rebecca Caine   Vocals
Mark W. Smith   Vocals
Josephine Barstow   Vocals
Tracey Miller   Vocals
Bryan Landrine   Vocals
Jeanne Lehman   Vocals
London Sinfonietta Chorus   Choir, Chorus
Mario Frangoulis   Vocals
Gillian Bevan   Vocals
Christopher Dee   Vocals
Judy Green   Vocals
Stuart Kale   Vocals
Merwin Goldsmith   Vocals
Kevin Colson   Vocals
David Healy   Vocals
Peta Bartlett   Vocals
Linda Richardson   Vocals
Dyer Thurst   Vocals
David Stephenson   Vocals
Karla Burns   Vocals
Nick Curtis   Vocals
Emma Long   Vocals
Ritchie Pitts   Vocals
Ray Gill   Vocals
Damon Evans   Vocals
New Princess Theatre Orchestra   Performing Ensemble
Wayne Marshall   Piano
Brian Parsons   Vocals
Richard van Allan   Vocals
Paul Keating   Vocals
Tayleurs Dumme   Vocals
Hayley Spencer   Vocals
Del-Bourree Bach   Vocals
Kerry Schultz   Vocals
Blair Wilson   Vocals
Kerry Potter   Vocals
Meriel Dickinson   Vocals
Paige O'Hara   Vocals
Michael Magee   Vocals
Ron Travis   Vocals
Justin Lavender   Vocals
Peter Sidhom   Vocals
Jeffrey Carl   Vocals
Terry Edwards   Vocals
Simon Alder   Vocals
Freddie Williams   Vocals
Phil Ossafee   Vocals
Dustin Stacks   Vocals
Dursley McLinden   Vocals
Sheila Rive   Vocals
R.L. Daäe   Vocals
John Parry   Vocals

Technical Credits

Leonard Bernstein   Composer
George Gershwin   Composer
Kurt Weill   Composer,Orchestration
Irving Berlin   Composer,Lyricist
Vincent Youmans   Composer
Dennis Collins   Liner Note Translation
Ogden Nash   Lyricist
Paul Green   Lyricist
Jerome Kern   Composer,Lyricist
Charles K. Harris   Composer,Lyricist
Robert Russell Bennett   Orchestration,Original Orchestrations
Irving Caesar   Lyricist
Anne Caldwell   Lyricist
Buddy DeSylva   Lyricist
Howard Dietz   Lyricist
Dorothy Fields   Book
Ira Gershwin   Lyricist
Oscar Hammerstein   Lyricist,Book,Lyric Revision
Otto Harbach   Lyricist
Joseph E. Howard   Composer,Lyricist
Philip J. Lang   Orchestration
Alan Jay Lerner   Lyricist,Book
Cole Porter   Composer,Lyricist
Arthur Schwartz   Composer
Don Walker   Orchestration
Russell Warner   Arranger,Orchestration
Paul West   Lyricist
P.G. Wodehouse   Lyricist,Book
Frederick Loewe   Composer,Vocal Arrangements
Hershy Kay   Orchestration
Nona Liddell   Orchestra Leader
Hans Spialek   Orchestration,Original Orchestrations
Simon Woods   Producer
John Fraser   Producer
Genevieve Pitot   Dance Arrangement
Frank Saddler   Orchestration
Bella Spewack   Book
Trude Rittman   Dance Arrangement
Maxwell Anderson   Lyricist
Russel Crouse   Revision
Howard Lindsay   Revision
Herbert Fields   Book
Hilding Anderson   Orchestration
Joe Moran   Vocal Arrangements
Edward Powell   Orchestration
Gudrun Meier   Liner Note Translation
Schuyler Greene   Lyricist
Sam Spewack   Book
Harry B. Smith   Lyricist
Walter Paul   Orchestration
Maurice de Packh   Orchestration
Stephen Banfield   Liner Notes
Ted Royal   Orchestration
Maurice B. DePackh   Orchestration
Ned Wayburn   Lyricist
Guy Bolton   Lyricist,Book
Stephen Jones   Orchestration
F. Henri Lickmann   Orchestration
Lou Paley   Lyricist

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