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Romberg: The Desert Song, New Moon / Original Broadway Casts


Release Date: 07/30/2002 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 018730   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Sigmund Romberg
Performer:  Wilbur EvansKitty CarlisleJane WilsonLee Sweetland,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Special Order: This CD requires additional production time and ships within 2-3 weeks.  

This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Notes and Editorial Reviews

2 LPs on 1 CD: THE DESERT SONG (1945)/NEW MOON (1953).
Music composed by Sigmund Romberg. Lyrics written by Oscar Hammerstein II and Otto Harbach.
Principal casts include: Kitty Carlisle, Wilber Evans, Felix Knight, Thomas Hayward, Jane Wilson, Lee Sweetland.
Recorded on March 13-14, 1944 & February 18, 1953. Originally released on Decca 10" LPs (7000) & (5472). Includes liner notes by Eric Myers.
All tracks have been digitally remastered.

Tracks:
1. Opening Chorus And Riff Song [from Desert Song, The] Performer: Wilbur Evans (Singer)
2. French Military Marching Song [from Desert Song, The] Performer: Kitty Carlisle (Singer)
3. Romance [from Desert Song, The]
Read more Performer: Kitty Carlisle (Singer)
4. Then You Will Know [from Desert Song, The] Performer: Wilbur Evans (Singer)
5. Desert Song, The [from Desert Song, The] Performer: Wilbur Evans (Singer)
6. Finale-act I
7. One Flower Grows Alone In Your Garden [from Desert Song, The]
8. One Alone [from Desert Song, The] Performer: Wilbur Evans (Singer)
9. Sabre Song, The [from Desert Song, The] Performer: Kitty Carlisle (Singer)
10. Finale: French Military Marching Song / One Alone [from Desert Song, The]
11. Overture [from New Moon, The]
12. Marianne Performer: Lee Sweetland (Singer)
13. Girl On The Prow, The Performer: Jane Wilson (Singer)
14. Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise Performer: Thomas Hayward (Singer)
15. Stouthearted Men Performer: Lee Sweetland (Singer)
16. One Kiss Performer: Jane Wilson (Singer)
17. Wanting You [from New Moon, The] Performer: Lee Sweetland (Singer)
18. Lover, Come Back To Me Performer: Thomas Hayward (Singer)
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Works on This Recording

1. The Desert Song by Sigmund Romberg
Performer:  Wilbur Evans (Voice), Kitty Carlisle (Voice)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1926; USA 
2. The New Moon by Sigmund Romberg
Performer:  Jane Wilson (Voice), Lee Sweetland (Voice), Thomas Hayward (Voice)

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