Jerome Kern: Life Upon The Wicked Stage

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Product Details

  • Release Date: 5/7/2002
  • Label: Lml Music
  • UPC: 711788020226
  • Catalog Number: 202


Disc 1
  1. 1 The Song Is You, song (from "Music in the Air") (3:42)
  2. 2 How'd you like to spoon with me?, song (from musical by I.Caryll: "The - Tracy Powell (4:54)
  3. 3 Land Where the Good Songs Go, song (from "Miss 1917") (4:26)
  4. 4 All the Things You Are, song (from "Very Warm for May") [From Very Warm - Lauren Kennedy (3:26)
  5. 5 The Folks Who Live On the Hill, song (from the film "High, Wide and Handsom (3:50)
  6. 6 She Didn't Say Yes, song (from "The Cat and the Fiddle") [From the Cat - Marissa Jaret Winokur (3:19)
  7. 7 Pick Yourself Up, song (from film "Swing Time") (1:48)
  8. 8 You Couldn't Be Cuter, song (from the film "The Joy of Living") [From J (2:50)
  9. 9 Shimmy with Me, song (from "The Cabaret Girl") (3:48)
  10. 10 They All Look Alike, song (from "Have a Heart") (2:46)
  11. 11 There It Is Again, song (from "Leave It to Jane") [From Leave It to Jan - Tracy Powell (2:35)
  12. 12 Remind Me, song (from film "One Night In The Tropics") [From One Night (3:34)
  13. 13 In Love in Vain, song (from "Centennial Summer") [From Centennial Summe - Melissa Errico (4:40)
  14. 14 Make Believe, song (from "Show Boat") (4:52)
  15. 15 Ol' Man River, song (from "Show Boat") (3:34)
  16. 16 You Are Love, song (from the 1936 film "Show Boat") (4:59)
  17. 17 I Won't Dance, song (from 1935 film "Roberta") (4:31)
Disc 2
  1. 1 The Last Time I Saw Paris, song (from the film "Lady Be Good") [From Lady B - Charles Bush (3:46)
  2. 2 Long Ago (And Far Away), song (from the film "Cover Girl") [From Cover (3:04)
  3. 3 They Didn't Believe Me, song (from the musical play by S. Jones "The Gi (4:05)
  4. 4 Look for the Silver Lining, song (from "Sally") (3:43)
  5. 5 Sure Thing (2:54)
  6. 6 A Fine Romance, song (from the film "Swing Time") (2:39)
  7. 7 Don't Ever Leave Me / Why Was I Born (3:55)
  8. 8 I'm Old-Fashioned, song (from the film "You Were Never Lovelier") [From (3:12)
  9. 9 Yesterdays, song (from "Roberta") (2:40)
  10. 10 Smoke Gets in Your Eyes, song (from "Roberta") (3:54)
  11. 11 In the Heart of the Dark, song (from "Very Warm for May") [From Very Wa (3:01)
  12. 12 Can't Help Lovin' dat Man, song (from "Show Boat") - Valarie Pettiford (4:48)
  13. 13 The Way You Look Tonight, song (from the film "Swing Time") [From Swing Tim (3:05)
  14. 14 Life upon the Wicked Stage, song (from "Show Boat") (2:20)
  15. 15 Speech About Jerome Kern - Company (2:50)
  16. 16 I've Told Ev'ry Little Star, song (from "Music in the Air") (4:45)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Jerome Kern Primary Artist
Dorian Harewood Track Performer
Rod McKuen Vocals, Track Performer
Brock Peters Vocals, Track Performer
Roger Rees Vocals, Track Performer
John Fumo Trumpet
Mark Converse Percussion
Dan Fornero Trumpet
Grant Geissman Guitar
Rod Harbour Drums
David Stout Trombone
Street Sounds Track Performer
Randy Landas Bass
Dale Kristien Track Performer
Ron Abel Piano, Musical Direction
Pamela Myers Vocals, Track Performer
Ian Thompson Track Performer
Mark Hollingsworth Reeds
Hugh Panaro Track Performer
Carole Cook Vocals, Speech/Speaker/Speaking Part, Track Performer
Robert Morse Vocals, Track Performer
Chris Bleth Reeds
Pat Marshall Track Performer
Ian Abercrombie Track Performer
Alan Campbell Vocals, Track Performer
David Galligan Staging
Reece Holland Vocals, Track Performer
Joan Ryan Track Performer
Steve Orich Synthesizer
Bonnie Franklin Track Performer
Ron Rifkin Track Performer
Marsha Kramer Track Performer
Melissa Errico Vocals
Lauren Kennedy Vocals
Marissa Jaret Winokur Vocals
Company Track Performer
Br. James Anderson Vocals
Technical Credits
David Byrd Cover Design, Logo Design
Buddy DeSylva Lyricist
Denny Diante Producer
Dorothy Fields Lyricist
Ira Gershwin Lyricist
Oscar Hammerstein II Lyricist
Otto Harbach Lyricist
Johnny Mercer Lyricist
Herbert Reynolds Lyricist
Leo Robin Lyricist
P.G. Wodehouse Lyricist
Ron Abel Arranger, Producer
Lee Lessack Executive Producer
Miles Kreuger Liner Notes
Eric Fahlborg Mastering
Richard Loring Producer
David Galligan Director, Producer
Jeff May Engineer
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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    Required For Any Great American Songbook Collection

    Jerome Kern's lifetime of achievement makes him an integral part of the purveyors of the Great American Songbook. This thirty-two track tribute to Mr. Kern is as good an album of this genre I have ever encountered

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