Hello Again [Original Cast]

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All Music Guide - William Ruhlmann
Michael John La Chiusa's off-Broadway 1994 musical Hello Again, based on Arthur Schnitzler's play La Ronde, contains ten two-character scenes chronicling sexual encounters in different decades of the 20th century -- "The Soldier and the Nurse" in scene two, "The Nurse and the College Boy" in scene three, "The College Boy and the Young Wife" in scene four, etc. As such, it is an ambitious undertaking and necessarily episodic. On-stage, there may have been many unifying visual elements, but on record, the sung-through scenes pass by quickly and sketchily, simultaneously full of deep feeling and passion, yet not presented in enough detail to convey those emotions fully to...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - William Ruhlmann
Michael John La Chiusa's off-Broadway 1994 musical Hello Again, based on Arthur Schnitzler's play La Ronde, contains ten two-character scenes chronicling sexual encounters in different decades of the 20th century -- "The Soldier and the Nurse" in scene two, "The Nurse and the College Boy" in scene three, "The College Boy and the Young Wife" in scene four, etc. As such, it is an ambitious undertaking and necessarily episodic. On-stage, there may have been many unifying visual elements, but on record, the sung-through scenes pass by quickly and sketchily, simultaneously full of deep feeling and passion, yet not presented in enough detail to convey those emotions fully to the listener. Although there are nods to musical styles across the century, much of the music is in a post-Sondheim musical recitative style: it's a musical because the dialogue is sung, not because there are real songs.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 6/28/1994
  • Label: Rca Victor Broadway
  • UPC: 090266268023
  • Catalog Number: 62680
  • Sales rank: 153,573

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Hello Again - Donna Murphy (6:42)
  2. 2 Zei Gezent/I Gotta Little Time/We Kiss (7:27)
  3. 3 In Some Other Life - Judy Blazer (4:37)
  4. 4 Story of My Life - Dennis Parlato (6:28)
  5. 5 At the Prom/Ah, Maien Zeit!/Tom - John Cameron Mitchell (6:10)
  6. 6 Listen to the Music - Dennis Parlato (5:59)
  7. 7 Montage/Safe/One I Love - Michael Gets (10:09)
  8. 8 Silent Movie - Malcolm Gets (1:58)
  9. 9 Rock With Rock/Angel of Mercy/Mistress of the Senator (5:36)
  10. 10 The Bed Was Not My Own/Hello Again (Reprise) - John Dossett (6:13)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Sue Evans Percussion
Virginia Benz Horn
Daryl Goldberg Cello
Russ Rizner-French Horn
Dr. David Evans Conductor, Keyboards
Dale Kelps Woodwind
Wayne Abravanel Keyboards
Malcolm Gets Track Performer
Jon Kass Violin, Viola
Michele Pawk Track Performer
Judy Blazer Track Performer
Martin Fischer Percussion
Carolee Carmello Track Performer
Michael Gets Track Performer
D. Bergen White Track Performer
Michael "Bruce Lee" Park Track Performer
Technical Credits
John Cameron Mitchell Contributor
Donna Murphy Contributor
John Dossett Contributor
Dennis Parlato Contributor
Anthony Salvatore Engineer
André Gauthier Producer
Ira Weitzman Liner Notes
David White Contributor
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