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Author: Leonard BernsteinJoseph A FieldsJerome ChodorovBetty ComdenAdolph GreenAll authors
Publisher: New York, NY : EMI Classics, ℗1999.
Edition/Format:   Music CD : CD audio : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Material Type: Music
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Leonard Bernstein; Joseph A Fields; Jerome Chodorov; Betty Comden; Adolph Green; Don Walker; Lehman Engel; Kim Criswell; Audra McDonald; Thomas Hampson; Simon Rattle; Ruth McKenney; London Voices.; Birmingham Contemporary Music Group.
OCLC Number: 42856959
Notes: EMI Classics: 7243 5 56753 2 3 (on container: CDC 7243 5 56753 2 3).
Musical in two acts.
Book by Joseph Fields and Jerome Chodorov; lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green; based upon the play My sister Eileen by Joseph Fields and Jerome Chodorov and the stories by Ruth McKenney.
Orchestrations by Don Walker; vocal arrangements by Lehman Engel.
Compact disc.
Program and biographical notes, synopsis, and lyrics (35 p. : ill.) inserted in container.
Credits: Music by Leonard Bernstein ; book by Joseph Fields and Jerome Chodorov ; lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green ; producer, John Fraser.
Performer(s): Kim Criswell (Ruth) ; Audra McDonald (Eileen) ; Thomas Hampson (Robert Baker) ; various supporting soloists ; London Voices ; Birmingham Contemporary Music Group ; Simon Rattle, conductor.
Event notes: Recorded June 1998, Studio 1, Abbey Road Recording Studios, London.
Description: 1 audio disc (66 min., 46 sec.) : digital, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: Overture (5:19) --
Christopher Street (4:58) --
Ohio (3:29) --
Conquering New York (3:52) --
One hundred easy ways (3:22) --
What a waste (3:07) --
A little bit in love (2:58) --
Pass the football (3:46) --
Conversation piece (3:48) --
A quiet girl (3:38) --
Conga! (3:36) --
Entr'acte (3:54) --
My darlin' Eileen (3:33) --
Swing! (5:14) --
Quiet incidental (:49) --
Reprise : Ohio (1:25) --
It's love (3:33) --
Ballet at the Village Vortex (2:28) --
Wrong note rag (2:25) --
Reprise : It's love (1:23).
Responsibility: [music by] Bernstein.

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