Peter Pan [Original 1954 Broadway Cast]

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All Music Guide - William Ruhlmann
James M. Barrie's 1904 play Peter Pan has been the subject of so many musical adaptations in such a short time that it seems worth pointing out that this one bears no relationship to the 1950 Broadway musical with songs by Leonard Bernstein or to the 1952 animated film with songs by Sammy Fain and Sammy Cahn. Nor does it have anything to do with the musicals of the same name staged in 1905 or 1924, for that matter. This one started out on the West Coast with a score by composer Mark "Moose" Charlap and lyricist Carolyn Leigh, but by the time it got to Broadway in October 1954, so many songs by composer Jule Styne and the lyrics team of Betty Comden and Adolph Green had...
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All Music Guide - William Ruhlmann
James M. Barrie's 1904 play Peter Pan has been the subject of so many musical adaptations in such a short time that it seems worth pointing out that this one bears no relationship to the 1950 Broadway musical with songs by Leonard Bernstein or to the 1952 animated film with songs by Sammy Fain and Sammy Cahn. Nor does it have anything to do with the musicals of the same name staged in 1905 or 1924, for that matter. This one started out on the West Coast with a score by composer Mark "Moose" Charlap and lyricist Carolyn Leigh, but by the time it got to Broadway in October 1954, so many songs by composer Jule Styne and the lyrics team of Betty Comden and Adolph Green had been added that they got separate credit in the ads. Trude Rittman provides some incidental music, for good measure. Surprisingly, all those cooks make for an excellent meal, as Charlap and Leigh provide such memorable songs as "I've Gotta Crow," "I'm Flying," and "I Won't Grow Up," while Styne, Comden, and Green chip in with "Never Never Land" and Rittman contributes the various dance tunes that make Captain Hook Cyril Ritchard sound like a refugee from a Gilbert & Sullivan operetta. Of course, what really makes it all work is Mary Martin, who sounds as delighted as she could be to be playing the impish boy who can fly. Martin may be a stage veteran, but her Peter Pan is one of her most ingenuous creations, and she sets the tone among a cast full of children, including, toward the end, her own daughter Heller Halliday. So, although there have already been too many singing Peter Pans on-stage and onscreen, this may be the best one yet.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/25/1990
  • Label: Rca Victor Broadway
  • UPC: 090266376223
  • Catalog Number: 37622

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Overture (3:30)
  2. 2 Prologue (1:56)
  3. 3 Tender Shepherd (2:00)
  4. 4 I've Gotta Crow (3:30)
  5. 5 Never Never Land (3:22)
  6. 6 I'm Flying (3:51)
  7. 7 Pirate Song (0:54)
  8. 8 Hook's Tango (1:26)
  9. 9 Indians (2:35)
  10. 10 Wendy (2:37)
  11. 11 Tarantella (0:56)
  12. 12 I Won't Grow Up - Joseph Stafford (3:07)
  13. 13 Oh, My Mysterious Lady - Cyril Ritchard (3:28)
  14. 14 Ugg-A-Wugg - Sondra Lee (3:25)
  15. 15 Distant Melody - Kathy Nolan (2:14)
  16. 16 Captain Hook's Waltz - Cyril Ritchard (2:53)
  17. 17 Finale: I've Gotta Crow/Tender Shepherd/I Won't Grow up/Never Never L - Robert Harrington (6:57)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Mary Martin Primary Artist, Vocals, Track Performer
Cyril Ritchard Vocals, Track Performer
Harrington Track Performer
Sondra Lee Vocals, Track Performer
Ric Wyatt Jr. Vocals
Louis Adrian Conductor
Frank Bouley Vocals
Lucky Kargo Vocals
Suzanne Luckey Vocals
Frank Marasco Vocals
John Tewkesbury Vocals
Arthur Tookoyan Vocals
Robert Van Selow Vocals
Kathy Nolan Vocals, Track Performer
Albert Linville Vocals
Margalo Gillmore Vocals
Joseph Stafford Vocals
Heller Halliday Vocals
Lisa Lang Vocals
James White Vocals
Robert Banas Vocals
Robert Harrington Vocals, Track Performer
John Newton Vocals
Technical Credits
Stan Freberg Composer
Leonard Bernstein Composer
George Gershwin Composer
Miklós Rózsa Composer
Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky Composer
Kurt Weill Composer
Trevor Rabin Composer
Brian Wilson Composer
Michel Legrand Composer
Richard Rodgers Composer
Harold Rome Composer
Kander Composer
Jerry Ross Composer
Richard Adler Composer
Leslie Bricusse Composer
Joe Carlton Producer
Didier C. Deutsch Liner Notes, Remastering
Paul Goodman Remastering
Hugo Winterhalter Producer
Mark Mancina Composer
David Shire Composer
Bill Rosenfield Liner Notes
Albert Sendrey Arranger
Peter Elliot Executive Producer
Mark "Moose" Charlap Composer
Janet Gari Composer
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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    The Number one best musical CD!

    This CD has the exact same effect as if you were watching the movie! Mary Martin's beautiful voice will take you to Neverland and back. If you like the movie Then you will love this CD!!!

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