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Benatzky & Stolz: White Horse Inn Highlights; Youmans / Braden

Release Date: 03/14/2006 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 35952  
Composer:  Ralph BenatzkyRobert StolzVincent Youmans
Performer:  Mike SammesLeonard WeirMarion GrimaldiDavid Croft,   ... 
Conductor:  Johnny DouglasMichael CollinsAlan Braden
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mike Sammes Singers20th Century Symphony OrchestraMichael Collins Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Notes and Editorial Reviews

Complete Track Listing:

White Horse Inn (highlights in English) (Play with songs in three acts · German book by Hans Müller · German lyrics by Robert Gilbert · English book and lyrics by Harry Graham)

Disc 1

1 - Overture (orchestra)

Act I
2 - Opening (Holdrio-lay-ee...On meadow and lake at the dawn of the day) (chorus, Leopold)
3 - It would be wonderful (Once again, and not perhaps in vain) (Leopold, Josepha, Girls)
4 - The White Horse Inn (We maids can all be trusted) (chorus, Sutton, Josepha)
5 - Happy Cows (Down in the meadow when spring comes around) (Girls)
6 - Your eyes (I scarcely would dare) (Sutton, Ottoline,
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Act II
7 - Goodbye (My heart is broken) (Leopold, Men)
8 - You too (Poets have written that love cannot die) (Sutton, Ottoline)
9 - In Salzkammergut (Storm clouds have fled) (Josepha, chorus)
10 - Sigismund (When Sigismund was born) (Sigismund, chorus)

11 - My philosophy (In this fickle world today) (Emperor, Josepha)
12 - My song of love (There`s no need to tell you, dear) (Ottoline, Sutton*, chorus) - Finale (chorus)

Wild Violets (Play with music in six scenes by Bruno Hardt-Warden · English version in two acts by Hassard Short, Desmond Carter & Reginald Purdell)

Act I
13 - Summer in our hearts (The years that fly so quickly by) (Augusta, Hans)
14 - A girl has got my heart (Paul, chorus)
15 - Dreaming of love (Mary, Paul, chorus)
16 - Don`t say goodbye (Mary, chorus)

Act II
17 - You, just you (Mary, Paul)
18 - Wine in our glasses (Paul, chorus)

No, No, Nanette (highlights) (Musical comedy in three acts · Book and lyrics by Frank Mandel, Otto Harbach & Irving Caesar · Lyrics by Caesar except `No, No, Nanette` (by Harbach) and `Take a little one-step` (by Zelda Sears)

Act I
19 - Introduction - Too many rings around Rosie (chorus, Lucille)
20 - I want to be happy (I`m a very ordinary man) (Jimmy, Nanette, chorus)
21 - No, no, Nanette (This is more than we intended) (chorus, Nanette)

Act II
22 - Tea for Two (I`m discontented with homes that are rented) (Tom, Nanette)
23 - You can dance with any girl at all (A little freedom now and then) (Billy, Lucille, chorus)

24 - Take a little one-step (If you will remember) (Billy, Nanette) - Curtain Music (orchestra)
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Works on This Recording

Im weissen Rössl: Excerpt(s) by Ralph Benatzky
Performer:  Mike Sammes (Singer), Leonard Weir (Singer), Marion Grimaldi (Singer),
David Croft (Singer), Barbara Leigh (Singer), Jeremy Hawk (Singer)
Conductor:  Johnny Douglas
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mike Sammes Singers,  20th Century Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; Germany 
Date of Recording: c1961 
Language: English 
Wild Violets: Excerpt(s) by Robert Stolz
Performer:  Kevin Scott (Singer), Barbara Leigh (Singer)
Conductor:  Michael Collins
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Michael Collins Orchestra,  Rita Williams Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 02/11/1959 
Language: English 
No, No, Nanette: Excerpt(s) by Vincent Youmans
Performer:  Stephanie Voss (Singer), June Marlow (Singer), David Croft (Singer),
Peter Regan (Singer)
Conductor:  Alan Braden
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New World Show Orchestra,  Peter Knight Singers
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: c1961 

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