Dreamgirls in Concert: The First Complete Recording

Dreamgirls in Concert: The First Complete Recording


Product Details

Release Date: 02/26/2002
Label: Nonesuch
UPC: 0075597965629
catalogNumber: 79656

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Jay Brandford   Flute,Bass Clarinet,Baritone Saxophone
Eileen Folson   Cello
Karen Karlsrud   Violin
Karl Kawahara   Violin
Suzanne Ornstein   Violin
Clay Ruede   Cello
Lillias White   Vocals,Track Performer
Paul Woodiel   Violin
Rick Dolan   Violin
Richard Heckman   Flute,English Horn,Oboe,Tenor Saxophone
Billy Porter   Vocals,Track Performer
Belinda Whitney   Violin
Malcolm Gets   Vocals,Track Performer
Blair Lawhead   Violin
Adrian Bailey   Vocals,Track Performer
Audra McDonald   Vocals,Track Performer
Emily Skinner   Vocals
Ashley Horne   Violin
Peter Donovan   Bass
Darius de Haas   Vocals
James Stovall   Vocals,Track Performer
Norm Lewis   Vocals,Track Performer
Heather Headley   Vocals,Track Performer
Brian Stokes Mitchell   Vocals
Kena Tangi Dorsey   Track Performer
Paul Castree   Vocals,Track Performer
Brad Oscar   Vocals,Track Performer
Andre Garner   Track Performer
Jorge Avila   Violin,Concert Master
Dennis Stowe   Vocals
Rosa Curry   Vocals
Aisha de Haas   Vocals
Patrick Wilson   Vocals,Track Performer

Technical Credits

Michael Bennett   Director,Producer,Choreographer,Production Director
Peter Fitzgerald   Sound Design
Robert Hurwitz   Executive Producer
Tommy Krasker   Producer,Liner Notes,Synopsis
Joel Moss   Engineer,Engineering
Harold Wheeler   Orchestration
Joan Marcus   Cover Photo
Adam Blackburn   Engineer,Engineering
Bob Avian   Producer
Tom Eyen   Lyricist,Book
Gregg Schaufeld   Editorial Coordinator
Frank Rich   Liner Notes
Brenda Braxton   Director
Gragg Schaufeld   Editorial Coordinator

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Dreamgirls in Concert: The First Complete Recording 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
I had seen a truncated version of the touring company and thought that was Dreamgirls. I originally bought this CD because of Audra McDonald, but all of the performances are stellar and i finally know what the story really was all about. An exceptional recording of a great Broadway show that has never been heard on disc.
Guest More than 1 year ago
I didn't quite know what to expect when I got this. All I knew was that I saw the title DREAMGIRLS IN CONCERT and I know that I just had to have it. I know that this was recorded shortly after the WTC tragedy but I think that the performers used those emotions to put on a memorable show. Lillias White's performance was magnificent. Audra McDonald was sensational. Heather Hedley was phenominal. I highly recommend this full recording of DREAMGIRLS. On July 21, 2002, I saw Jennifer Holliday perform in DREAMGIRLS at the Fox Theater in Atlanta, GA. That show in Atlanta was not at the power, level, and emotion that this show was at.
Guest More than 1 year ago
This recording is absolutly wonderful!!! Lillias White's redition of I am changing will give you goosebumps. It is wonderful to hear all of the dialouge also. It is such ashame that Mr. Geffen did not allow the show to be filmed. You listen to this recording with visuals in your head that now will never be realized!