Talkin' Broadway Sound Advice Recap 5/8/12

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Earlier recaps:

2012:

May 1 | April 24 | April 17 | April 10 | April 3 | March 27 | March 20 | March 13 | March 6 | February 28 | February 21 | February 14 | February 7 | January 31 | January 24 | January 17 | January 10 | January 3

2011:

December 27 | December 20 | December 13 | December 6 | November 29 | November 22 | November 15 | November 8 | November 1 | October 25 | October 18 | October 11 | October 4 | September 27 | September 20 | September 13 | September 6 | August 30 | August 23 | August 16 | August 9 | August 2 | July 26 | July 19 | July 12 | July 5


CDs Now Available:

Curtain CallChristopher Sanders: Curtain Call
(new on CD/mp3)
Theatre actor and singer solo album. "The Impossible Dream," "What Kind of Fool Am I," "If I Loved You," "This Is the Moment," "Try to Remember," "You're Nothing Without Me," "Some Enchanted Evening," "The Music of the Night," "My Defenses Are Down," "Bring Him Home," "Once Before I Go," "Pure Imagination/the Colors of My Life," "Before the Parade Passes By/Strike Up the Band." CD, digital album, tracks and clips available at CDBaby.

Dee Does BroadwayDee Does Broadway
(Razor & Tie - new on CD/mp3Dee Does Broadway - Dee Snider
Twisted Sister bandmember Dee Snider (Rock of Ages) duets with Patti LuPone, Bebe Neuwirth, Cyndi Lauper and more this new album of show tunes. "Cabaret," "The Ballad Of Sweeney Todd," "Big Spender" (with Cyndi Lauper), "Mack the Knife," "Whatever Lola Wants" (with Bebe Neuwirth), "Music Of The Night" (with guest violinist Mark Wood), "The Joint Is Jumpin'" (with Jesse Blaze Snider), "Luck Be A Lady" (with Clay Aiken), "I Get A Kick Out Of You," "There Is Nothin' Like A Dame" (with Priscilla cast members Will Swenson, Tony Sheldon and Nick Adams), "Razzle Dazzle." Preview clip of "Cabaret" available here.

Glenn Frey After HoursGlenn Frey: After Hours
(Universal Music - new on CD/mp3After Hours - Glenn Frey
Founding member of The Eagles collection of classic love songs from the '40s to the present. "For Sentimental Reasons," "My Buddy," "The Good Life," "Route 66," "The Shadow Of Your Smile," "Here's To Life," "It's Too Soon To Know," "Caroline, No," "The Look Of Love," "I'm Getting Old Before My Time," "Worried Mind," "I Wanna Be Around," "Same Girl," "After Hours."

Herman on HermanHerman On Herman: Peggy Sings Jerry
(Uncommon Sound - new on CD/mp3)
"It's Today," "Loving You," "It's As Simple As That-No Other Music," "The Best in the World," "If He Walked Into My Life," "Mame," "Wherever He Ain't," "To Be Alone With You," "I Won't Send Roses," "World, Take Me Back," "Song in the Sand-and I Was Beautiful," "The Best of Times-Before the Parade Passes By," "Shalom." CD, digital album and tracks, clips available at CDBaby.

How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying New Broadway Cast Recording
(Broadway Records - new 5-track EP CD/mp3/iTunesSongs from How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying - EP - Nick Jonas
Featuring Nick Jonas. "How To Succeed" (Nick Jonas), "Company Way" (Nick Jonas and Rob Bartlett), "Rosemary" (Nick Jonas and Rose Hemingway), "I Believe In You" (Nick Jonas), "Brotherhood of Man" (Nick Jonas). Available at the Hirschfeld Theatre beginning May 1. Recorded February 19 produced by Robert Sher.

Julie & Carol LiveJulie & Carol: Live at Carnegie Hall and Julie & Carol: Live at Lincoln Center
(Masterworks - new on 2 CDs/mp3Julie Andrews and Carol Burnett - The CBS Television Specials - Julie Andrews & Carol Burnett
Specially priced 2-CD set. 1962 Julie & Carol: Live at Carnegie Hall and 1971 Julie & Carol: Live at Lincoln Center. CD 1: "No Mozart Tonight," "You're So London," "Oh Dear What Can The Matter Be," "From Russia: The Nausiev Ballet," "Meantime," "From Switzerland: The Pratt Family," "History Of Musical Comedy" (medley illustrating the history of musical theater in America since the early 20th century), "From Texas: Big "D""; CD 2: "Opening," "Our Classy, Classical Show ," "Girls In The Band," "Madame Abernall's / I Could Have Danced All Night," "He's Gone Away ," "Medley Of The 60's" (13 minutes; 46 songs that had come and gone since the Carnegie Hall show) "Wait Till The Sun Shines Nellie," "Finale." Released earlier at www.MasterworksBroadway.com.

Liza at the Winter Garden
(Masterworks Broadway - new on CD/mp3Legends of Broadway - Liza Minnelli Live At the Winter Garden - Liza Minnelli
1974 live Broadway recording. Overture ("Liza With A "Z"," "Ring Them Bells," "I Can See Clearly Now," "Maybe This Time," "Cabaret"), "If You Could Read My Mind/Come Back To Me," "Shine On Harvest Moon," "Exactly Like Me," "The Circle," "More Than You Know," "Iím One Of The Smart Ones," "Natural Man," "I Can See Clearly Now," "And I In My Chair (Et Moi Dans Mon Coin)," "There Is A Time (Le Temps)," "Quiet Thing," "Anywhere You Are/ I Believe You," "Cabaret Medley," "Curtain Bows / Cabaret," Bonus Live Tracks: "You and I," "It Had to Be You" and "My Shining Hour." Street date. Released earlier at MasterWorksBroadway.com April 3, a month before street date.

Lost Broadway 4Lost Broadway and More Volume 4
(Footlight - new on CD)
Latest in the series celebrates women composers. To feature previously unrecorded songs from the musical Little House on the Prairie by Rachel Portman, sung by Newsies star Kara Lindsay and Kate Loprest (Wonderland); sing six songs from Judith Steir's musical Only A Kingdom sung by Max Von Essen (Evita), Jill Paice (The Woman In White, Curtains), Donna Lynne Champlin (Sweeney Todd, Hollywood Arms) and Stephen "Mo" Hanan (Cats, Jolson & Co); several songs by Kay Swift, performed by Steve Ross, KT Sullivan, and William T. Zeffiro; and previously unrecorded songs by Marian Grudeff and Ray Jessel (Baker Street), including several cut Baker Street songs, songs from their revue Hellzapoppin '67 and songs from their unproduced musical version of National Velvet. Ordering information and song list at Footlight.com.


DIGITAL DOWNLOADs Now Available:

'33'33, a Kabarett
(new digital mp3)
New Orleans singer Bremner Duthie tribute to Kabarett singers of '20s and '30s Berlin. "Want to Buy Some Illusions," "Boulevard of Broken Dreams," "Come Up and See Me Sometime," "We're in the Money - the Gold Diggers' Song," "Never Do Anything Twice," "I'll Build a Stairway to Paradise," "Just a Little Yearning, Eine Kleine Sehnsucht," "Dancing in the Dark," "Falling in Love Again," "Unser Shtetl Brent (Our Village Is Burning)," "Twentieth Century Blues," "Cannon Song," "Ballad of Mack the Knife." Album, individual tracks, clips and album notes available at CDBaby.

Lysistrata JonesLysistrata Jones Digital Release
(Broadway Records - new at iTunesLysistrata Jones (Original Broadway Cast Recording) - Lewis Flinn
Original Broadway cast recording. Liz Mikel, Patti Murin, Lindsay Nicole Chambers, Josh Segarra, Jason Tam, LaQuet Sharnell, Alex Wyse, Biti Strauchn. "Right Now: Opening," "Right Now: Party Time," "Just Once," "Change the World," "No More Giving It Up," "Lay Low," "I Don t Think So," "You Go Your Way," "Where Am I Now?," "Writing on the Wall," "Hold On," "Don't Judge A Book," "Right Now: Operetta," "When She Smiles," "Hold On (reprise)," "The Final Game," "Give it Up!," "Never Say Never" (Curtain Call), Bonus Track: "Hold On" sung by Jennifer Holiday, with special lyrics by Lewis Flinn. CD to be released May 15.


DVD/Blu-Rays Now Available:

Rhapsody in BlueRhapsody In Blue
(Warner Archive - new on DVD-R)
1945 film about George Gershwin. Robert Alda, Joan Leslie, Alexis Smith, Charles Coburn, Rosemary DeCamp, Herbert Rudley, Oscar Levant, Paul Whiteman, Al Jolson, George White. Released 2/7/12.


Recordings RECENTLY MADE AVAILABLE FOR PRE-ORDER:

Dave WillettsDave Willetts: Once in a Lifetime, the 2tth Anniversary Collection
(Stage Door Records - new on CD)
UK theatre performer album of brand new songs, live concert recordings and 16 previously unreleased tracks. For more information and to order, visit Stage Door Records.

Queen of the MistQueen of the Mist Original cast recording
(Ghostlight Records - new on CD)
Michael John LaChiusa score. Original Off-Broadway cast for the Transport Group: Mary Testa, Andrew Samonsky, D.C. Anderson, Stanley Bahorek, Theresa McCarthy, Julia Murney, Tally Sessions. Orchestrations by Michael Starobin. Musical direction by Chris Fenwick, who conducts a seven-piece orchestra. Recorded January 3, 2012.

OTHER NEW ANNOUNCEMENTS:

Released last week, iTunes link added:

john & jenjohn & jen
(Ghostlight - mp3/iTunesJohn & Jen (Original Cast Recording from the Musical) - Carolee Carmello & James Ludwig
Digital release of 1996 Off-Broadway cast recording. Andrew Lippa/Tom Greenwald score. Carolee Carmello and James Ludwig.

Track list added, new Amazon link:

Evita New Broadway Cast Recording
(Sony - new on 2 CDs)
Andrew Lloyd-Webber and Tim Rice score. Elena Roger, Michael Cerveris, Ricky Martin. First complete English language version since the OBC recording.† Disc: 1: "Requiem," "Oh What a Circus," "On This Night of a Thousand Stars," "Eva, Beware of the City," "Buenos Aires," "Good Night and Thank You," "The Art of the Possible," "Charity Concert," "I'd Be Surprisingly Good For You," "Another Suitcase in Another Hall," "Peron's Latest Flame," "A New Argentina," Disc: 2: "On the Balcony of the Casa Rosada," "Don't Cry For Me Argentina," "High Flying Adored," "Rainbow High," "Rainbow Tour," "The Chorus Girl Hasn't Learned," "And the Money Kept Rolling," "Santa Evita," "Waltz for Eva and Che," "You Must Love Me," "She Is a Diamond," "Dice are Rolling," "Eva's Final Broadcast," "Montage," "Lament," "No Llores Por Mi Argentina" (Bonus Track). Co-produced by Andrew Lloyd Webber, Tim Rice, and Nigel Wright.

Announced, no release date:

Herringbone
(new on CD)
Dixon Place production of musical starring BD Wong. Score by Skip Kennon and Ellen Fitzhugh.





Compiled by Talkin' Broadway Staff. Thanks to Max Preeo for his contributions.

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