Follies: The Complete Recording [1998 Cast Recording]

Follies: The Complete Recording [1998 Cast Recording]



FOLLIES is fabulous. This lavish double CD does more than document New Jersey's Paper Mill Playhouse's brilliant 1998 production of Stephen Sondheim's now-legendary but little seen 1971 musical; it also collects every lost song ever associated with the show on eight bonus tracks. A large and accomplished cast headed by Ann Miller, Laurence Guittard, Donna McKechnie, Tony Roberts, Dee Hoty, Eddie Bracken, Kaye Ballard, and Liliane Montevecchi bring fascinating new interpretations to this misty deconstruction of show business and its effects on those who toil in it. The dazzling score is among Sondheim's finest and features A-list material like "Beautiful Girls," "Broadway Baby," "Who's That Woman?" and "Could I Leave You?" McKechnie's torrid "Losing My Mind," one of Sondheim's most celebrated songs, is the musical highlight, but it's Miller's volcanic ode to survival, "I'm Still Here," that hits a grand-slam homer.

Product Details

Release Date: 10/27/1998
Label: Tvt
UPC: 0016581103023
catalogNumber: 1030

Album Credits

Performance Credits

Kaye Ballard   Vocals,Track Performer
Jay Berliner   Guitar
Tony Roberts   Vocals
Martin Agee   Violin
Lamar Alsop   Viola
Belinda Whitney-Barratt   Violin
Bruce Bonvissuto   Trombone
Kenneth Burward-Hoy   Viola
John Campo   Woodwind
Barry Finclair   Concert Master
David Gale   Trumpet
Jack Gale   Trombone
Larry Lunetta   Trumpet
Ann Miller   Vocals,Track Performer
Sharon Moe   French Horn
Eugene J. Moye   Cello
Brian O'Flaherty   Trumpet
Suzanne Ornstein   Violin
Seymour Red Press   Woodwind
Matthew Raimondi   Violin
John Redsecker   Drums
Rogers   Violin
Dick Sarpolo   Bass
Scott   Woodwind
Richard Sortomme   Violin
David Tofani   Woodwind
Jonathan Tunick   Conductor
Masako Yanagita   Viola
Frederick Zlotkin   Cello
Phyllis Newman   Vocals
Robert Ingliss   Woodwind
Dale Stuckenbruck   Violin
Thad Wheeler   Percussion
Maura Giannini   Violin
Natalie Mosco   Vocals,Track Performer
Alva Hunt   Woodwind
Richard Heckman   Woodwind
Beth Robinson   Harp
Laurence Guittard   Vocals,Track Performer
Dee Hoty   Vocals,Track Performer
Donna McKechnie   Vocals,Track Performer
Jillana Urbina   Vocals,Ensemble
Mia Wu   Violin
Jean Marie   Vocals,Ensemble
Billy Hartung   Vocals,Track Performer
Liliane Montevecchi   Vocals,Track Performer
Carol Skarimbas   Vocals,Track Performer
Jeff Siebert   Ensemble
Robert Stoeckle   Ensemble
Richard Sarpola   Bass
Donald Saddler   Track Performer
Michael Gruber   Vocals,Track Performer
Arte Phillips   Vocals,Ensemble
Peter Davenport   Vocals,Ensemble
Tony Roberts   Track Performer
Danette Holden   Vocals
Meredith Patterson   Vocals
Ingrid Ladendorf   Vocals,Ensemble
Pamela Jordan   Vocals,Ensemble
Vahan Khanzadian   Vocals
Dave Eggers   Ensemble
Shawn Emamjomeh   Ensemble
Julie Connors   Vocals,Ensemble
Laura Kenyon   Vocals
Mary L. Rowell   Violin
Pascale Faye   Vocals,Ensemble

Technical Credits

Stephen Sondheim   Contributor,Executive Producer,Annotation
Kaye Ballard   Contributor
Hillary Knight   Original Cover Artwork
Ann Miller   Contributor
Frank Richard   Liner Notes
Jonathan Tunick   Producer
Phyllis Newman   Contributor
Mike Joyce   Art Direction
Patricia Joseph   Contributor
Robert Sher   Producer
Donna McKechnie   Contributor
Theodore S. Chapin   Liner Notes
Liliane Montevecchi   Contributor
Donald Saddler   Contributor
Paul McKibbins   Producer
Gary Chester   Engineer

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