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Musicals: The Premier Collection

Musicals The Premier Collection / O.c.r. (Uk)
Release Date: 11/06/2012 
Label:  Usm Media   Catalog #: 1205878   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Andrew Lloyd WebberClaude-Michel SchoenbergLionel BartJohn Kander,   ... 
Performer:  Michael CrawfordClinton Derricks-CarrollMichael BallBarbara Dickson,   ... 
Conductor:  Martin YatesJohn Owen EdwardsCraig BarnaCallum McLeod,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NSO Ensemble
Number of Discs: 3 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 3 Hours 37 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Phantom of the Opera: Music of the Night by Andrew Lloyd Webber
Performer:  Michael Crawford (Voice)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1986; England 
Length: 5 Minutes 48 Secs. 
2.
Jesus Christ Superstar: Jesus Christ Superstar by Andrew Lloyd Webber
Performer:  Clinton Derricks-Carroll (Voice)
Conductor:  Martin Yates
Period: Modern 
Written: 1971; United Kingdom 
Length: 4 Minutes 11 Secs. 
3.
Les Miserables: Empty Chairs at Empty Tables by Claude-Michel Schoenberg
Performer:  Michael Ball (Voice)
Period: Modern 
Written: 1980; France 
Length: 2 Minutes 49 Secs. 
4.
Evita: Another Suitcase in Another Hall by Andrew Lloyd Webber
Performer:  Barbara Dickson (Voice)
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 4 Minutes 34 Secs. 
5.
Oliver!: I'd Do Anything by Lionel Bart
Performer:  Megan [Soprano Vocal] Kelly (Voice), Sarah Lark (Voice), Richard South (Voice),
Irfan Ahmad (Voice)
Conductor:  John Owen Edwards
Period: Modern 
Written: 1960; United Kingdom 
Length: 3 Minutes 23 Secs. 
6.
Evita: Don't Cry for Me Argentina by Andrew Lloyd Webber
Performer:  Jan Hovath (Voice)
Conductor:  John Owen Edwards
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1976/1978; England 
Length: 4 Minutes 49 Secs. 
7.
Aspects of Love: Love Changes Everything by Andrew Lloyd Webber
Conductor:  John Owen Edwards
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 3 Minutes 0 Secs. 
8.
Love Never Dies: Love Never Dies by Andrew Lloyd Webber
Performer:  Jennifer Hepburn (Voice)
Conductor:  Craig Barna
Period: Contemporary 
Length: 4 Minutes 4 Secs. 
9.
Chicago: All I Care About Is Love by John Kander
Performer:  Graham Bickley (Voice)
Conductor:  Craig Barna
Period: Modern 
Written: 1975; United States of Ame 
Length: 2 Minutes 53 Secs. 
10.
Joseph and His Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat: Any dream will do by Andrew Lloyd Webber
Performer:  Andrew Newey (Voice)
Conductor:  John Owen Edwards
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NSO Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1968 
Length: 2 Minutes 16 Secs. 
11.
I Know Him So Well, song (for the musical Chess) by Benny Andersson
Performer:  Sally Ann Triplett (Voice), Katrina Murphy (Voice)
Conductor:  Martin Yates
Period: Modern 
Length: 3 Minutes 42 Secs. 
12.
Last Night of the World, song (for the musical "Miss Saigon") by Claude-Michel Schoenberg
Performer:  Kim Criswell (Voice), Graham Bickley (Voice)
Conductor:  Martin Yates
Period: Modern 
Length: 4 Minutes 10 Secs. 
13.
Tell Me on a Sunday: Tell Me on a Sunday by Andrew Lloyd Webber
Performer:  Marti Webb (Voice)
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 3 Minutes 47 Secs. 
14.
Sunset Boulevard: With One Look by Andrew Lloyd Webber
Performer:  Petula Clark (Voice)
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 2 Minutes 56 Secs. 
15.
Anything Goes: Anything goes by Cole Porter
Performer:  Elaine Paige (Voice)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934; USA 
Length: 4 Minutes 10 Secs. 
16.
Starlight Express: Starlight Express by Andrew Lloyd Webber
Performer:  Paul Nicholas (Voice), Paul Jones (Voice)
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 5 Minutes 12 Secs. 
17.
Cats: Memory by Andrew Lloyd Webber
Performer:  Barbara Dickson (Voice)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1981; England 
Length: 4 Minutes 14 Secs. 
18.
Phantom of the Opera: All I Ask of You by Andrew Lloyd Webber
Performer:  Barbara [Soprano Vocal] Bonney (Voice), Michael Crawford (Voice)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1986; England 
Length: 4 Minutes 51 Secs. 
19.
Les Miserables: I Dreamed A Dream by Claude-Michel Schoenberg
Performer:  Issy Van Randwyck (Voice)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1980; USA 
Length: 5 Minutes 10 Secs. 
20.
Annie: Tomorrow by Charles Strouse
Performer:  Poppy Lee Friar (Voice)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1977; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 17 Secs. 
21.
Who wants to live forever? by Brian May
Performer:  Katherine Jenkins (Voice)
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 4 Minutes 11 Secs. 
22.
Love Never Dies: Once Upon Another Time by Andrew Lloyd Webber
Performer:  Jennifer Hepburn (Voice), Ethan Freeman (Voice)
Conductor:  Craig Barna
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2010 
Length: 3 Minutes 5 Secs. 
23.
Carousel: You'll never walk alone by Richard Rodgers
Performer:  Alfie Boe (Voice)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1945; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 53 Secs. 
24.
Wicked: Defying Gravity by Stephen Schwartz
Performer:  Aimie Atkinson (Voice)
Conductor:  Craig Barna
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NSO Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 48 Secs. 
25.
Serious, song (for the musical Legally Blonde) by Laurence O'Keefe
Performer:  Sheridan Smith (Voice), Duncan James (Voice)
Period: Contemporary 
Length: 3 Minutes 19 Secs. 
26.
When I grow up, song (for the musical "Matilda") by Tim Minchin
Period: Contemporary 
Length: 3 Minutes 39 Secs. 
27.
The Lion King: Can You Feel the Love Tonight by Elton John
Performer:  John Barrowman (Voice)
Conductor:  Martin Yates
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1994; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 36 Secs. 
28.
Your Song by Elton John
Performer:  Simon Bowman (Voice)
Conductor:  Callum McLeod
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NSO Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1969; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 37 Secs. 
29.
Unchained Melody, song by Hy Zaret
Performer:  Siobhan Dillon (Voice), Mark Evans (Voice)
Length: 3 Minutes 31 Secs. 
30.
Dream Lover, song by Bobby Darin
Performer:  Bobby Darin (Voice)
Length: 2 Minutes 32 Secs. 
31.
Summer Nights, song (for the musical "Grease") by Warren Casey
Performer:  Shona Lindsay (Voice), John Barrowman (Voice)
Conductor:  Martin Yates
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NSO Ensemble
Period: Modern 
Length: 3 Minutes 15 Secs. 
32.
The Lion King: The Circle Of Life by Elton John
Performer:  Andrew Halliday (Voice), Carmen Cusack (Voice)
Conductor:  Martin Yates
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NSO Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: England 
Length: 3 Minutes 29 Secs. 
33.
Oh, Kay!: Someone to watch over me by George Gershwin
Performer:  Rebecca Grant (Voice)
Conductor:  Craig Barna
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NSO Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 25 Secs. 
34.
Ragtime: Our Children by Stephen Flaherty
Period: Contemporary 
Length: 2 Minutes 24 Secs. 
35.
Joseph and His Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat: Close Every Door by Andrew Lloyd Webber
Performer:  John Barrowman (Voice)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1968/1972; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 35 Secs. 
36.
Aquarius, song (for the musical "Hair") ("Let the Sunshine In") by Galt MacDermot
Performer:  Sean McDermott (Voice), Vanessa A. Jones (Voice)
Conductor:  Stephen Brooker
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NSO Ensemble
Period: Modern 
Length: 2 Minutes 29 Secs. 
37.
Dancing Queen by Stig Anderson
Performer:  Joanna Ampil (Voice)
Conductor:  Julian Kelly
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NSO Ensemble
Period: Contemporary 
Length: 3 Minutes 49 Secs. 
38.
Hairspray: Welcome to the 60's by Marc Shaiman
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2002 
Length: 3 Minutes 11 Secs. 
39.
The Time Warp, song (for the musical The Rocky Horror Picture Show) by Richard O'Brien
Performer:  Jason Donovan (Voice)
Length: 4 Minutes 21 Secs. 
40.
Our House by Carl (Chas. "Smash") Smyt
Length: 3 Minutes 10 Secs. 
41.
Cabaret: Cabaret by John Kander
Performer:  Liza Minnelli (Voice)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1966; USA 
Length: 4 Minutes 2 Secs. 
42.
West Side Story: America by Leonard Bernstein
Performer:  Jennifer Hepburn (Voice), Nick Ferranti (Voice)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1957; USA 
Length: 4 Minutes 8 Secs. 
43.
Singin' in the Rain: Make 'Em Laugh by Nacio Herb Brown
Performer:  Nathan Harmer (Voice)
Conductor:  Craig Barna
Period: Modern 
Length: 2 Minutes 55 Secs. 
44.
Top Hat, White Tie and Tails, song (from "Top Hat") by Irving Berlin
Performer:  Ginger Rogers (Voice), Fred Astaire (Voice)
Period: Modern 
Written: 1935; United States of Ame 
Length: 3 Minutes 51 Secs. 
45.
Wouldn't It Be Loverly, song (for the musical My Fair Lady) by Frederick Loewe
Performer:  Poppy Tierney (Voice)
Conductor:  John Owen Edwards
Period: Modern 
Length: 2 Minutes 46 Secs. 
46.
The Sound of Music: The sound of music by Richard Rodgers
Performer:  Julie Andrews (Voice)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1959; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 46 Secs. 
47.
If I Were a Rich Man, song (for the musical Fiddler on the Roof) by Jerry Bock
Performer:  Chaim Topol (Voice)
Period: Modern 
Length: 5 Minutes 13 Secs. 
48.
Wizard of Oz: Over the Rainbow by Harold Arlen
Performer:  Judy Garland (Voice)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1939 
Length: 2 Minutes 51 Secs. 
49.
Porgy and Bess: Summertime by George Gershwin
Performer:  Meshell Dillon (Voice)
Conductor:  Craig Barna
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NSO Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 19 Secs. 
50.
And This Is My Beloved, song (for the musical "Kismet") by George Forrest
Performer:  Lesley Garrett (Voice)
Conductor:  Andrew Greenwood
Period: Modern 
Length: 3 Minutes 39 Secs. 
51.
Dr Dolittle: Talk To the Animals by Leslie Bricusse
Performer:  Phillip Schofield (Voice)
Period: Contemporary 
Length: 3 Minutes 27 Secs. 
52.
A singer must be free, song (for the musical "Nightingale") by Charles Strouse
Performer:  Sarah Brightman (Voice)
Conductor:  David Firman
Period: Modern 
Length: 2 Minutes 43 Secs. 
53.
Aida: Elaborate Lives by Elton John
Performer:  Sean McDermott (Voice), Vanessa A. Jones (Voice)
Conductor:  Martin Yates
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NSO Ensemble
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 1999 
Length: 4 Minutes 20 Secs. 
54.
Mary Poppins: Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious by Richard M. Sherman
Performer:  James Graeme (Voice), Deborah Myers (Voice)
Conductor:  Martin Yates
Period: Modern 
Length: 2 Minutes 18 Secs. 
55.
Chicago: All That Jazz by John Kander
Performer:  Jacqui Scott (Voice), Carmen Cusack (Voice), Jacinta Whyte (Voice)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Length: 4 Minutes 12 Secs. 
56.
Phantom of the Opera, song (for proposed show Phantom of the Opera) by Rupert Holmes
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 1970s 
Length: 4 Minutes 28 Secs. 
57.
A Little Night Music: Send in the Clowns by Stephen Sondheim
Performer:  Sian Phillips (Voice)
Conductor:  John Owen Edwards
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NSO Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1973; USA 
Length: 4 Minutes 39 Secs. 
58.
Beauty and the Beast (for Disney's Beauty and the Beast) by Alan Menken
Performer:  Lorna Dallas (Voice)
Conductor:  Craig Barna
Period: Contemporary 
Length: 2 Minutes 56 Secs. 
59.
Girl Crazy: Embraceable you by George Gershwin
Performer:  Ruthie Henshaw (Voice)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 58 Secs. 
60.
South Pacific: Some enchanted evening by Richard Rodgers
Performer:  William Morris (Voice)
Conductor:  John Owen Edwards
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1949; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 43 Secs. 

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