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Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill [sound recording] : original Broadway cast recording
Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill [sound recording] : original Broadway cast recording
2014
Music CDs
Main title:
Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill [sound recording] : original Broadway cast recording / [written by Lanie Robertson ; directed by Lonny Price].
AUTHOR:
Imprint:
Bronxville, NY : PS Classics, 2014.
Collation:
2 sound discs (CD) + booklet
Notes:
Program notes by Patrick Pacheco inserted in container.Recorded May 29 & 30 at Circle In The Square Theatre, New York, NY.
Credits:
Written by Lanie Robertson ; directed by Lonny Price ; music coordinator, Michael Keller ; band conducted by Skelton Becton.
Performers:
Cast: Audra McDonald (Billy Holiday) ; Jimmy Powers (Shelton Becton) ; Roxie (Pepi) ; additional perfomers ; Band: Shelton Becton, conductor/piano ; George Farmer, bass ; Clayton Craddock, drums.
Contents:
Disc 1. Introduction ; I wonder where our love has gone ; When a woman loves a man ; "I'm even glad to be back in Philly--" ; "I want to introduce my accompanist--" ; What a little moonlight can do ; "We got this contract--" ; Crazy he calls me ; "They used to be hangin' from the rafters--" ; Gimme a pigfoot (and a bottle of beer) ; "That was in the early thirties--" ; Baby doll ; "I better watch myself here--" ; God bless the child ; "That was for my mama--" -- Disc 2. "Nobody but me ever liked Sonny--" ; Foolin' myself/Somebody's on my mind ; Easy living ; "I was singin' with Artie's band--" ; Strange fruit ; "It's bad again, Jimmy--" ; Blues break ; "Now I'll take a little break right here--" ; 'Tain't nobody's biz-ness if I do ; "I want you all to meet Pepi--" ; "I was doin' the bad drugs heavy--" ; Don't explain/What a little moonlight can do (reprise) ; Deep song.
Dewey class:
782.14MUSL
Language:
English
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