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I Wish It So / Dawn Upshaw


Release Date: 08/02/1994 
Label:  Nonesuch   Catalog #: 79345   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Marc BlitzsteinStephen SondheimKurt WeillLeonard Bernstein
Performer:  Eric SternDawn UpshawLeslie StifelmanMatthias Naegele
Conductor:  Eric Stern
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 45 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Juno: I wish it so by Marc Blitzstein
Performer:  Eric Stern (Piano), Dawn Upshaw (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1957-1959; USA 
Date of Recording: 4/1993 
Venue:  The Hit Factory, New York City 
Length: 3 Minutes 18 Secs. 
Language: English 
2. Anyone Can Whistle: There Won't Be Trumpets by Stephen Sondheim
Performer:  Dawn Upshaw (Soprano)
Conductor:  Eric Stern
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1964; USA 
Date of Recording: 4/1993 
Venue:  The Hit Factory, New York City 
Length: 2 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Larry Wilcox 
3. Saturday Night: What More Do I Need? by Stephen Sondheim
Performer:  Dawn Upshaw (Soprano)
Conductor:  Eric Stern
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1954; USA 
Date of Recording: 4/1993 
Venue:  The Hit Factory, New York City 
Length: 3 Minutes 2 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Michael Starobin 
4. One touch of Venus: That's him by Kurt Weill
Performer:  Dawn Upshaw (Soprano)
Conductor:  Eric Stern
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1943; USA 
Date of Recording: 4/1993 
Venue:  The Hit Factory, New York City 
Length: 3 Minutes 51 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Eric Stern 
5. The Girls of Summer: The Girls of Summer by Stephen Sondheim
Performer:  Eric Stern (Piano), Dawn Upshaw (Soprano), Leslie Stifelman (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1956; USA 
Date of Recording: 4/1993 
Venue:  The Hit Factory, New York City 
Length: 2 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Eric Stern 
6. Lady in the Dark: Saga of Jenny by Kurt Weill
Performer:  Dawn Upshaw (Soprano)
Conductor:  Eric Stern
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1940; USA 
Date of Recording: 4/1993 
Venue:  The Hit Factory, New York City 
Length: 3 Minutes 45 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Eric Stern
Orchestrated: Larry Wilcox 
7. Merrily We Roll Along: Like It Was by Stephen Sondheim
Performer:  Dawn Upshaw (Soprano)
Conductor:  Eric Stern
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1981; USA 
Date of Recording: 4/1993 
Venue:  The Hit Factory, New York City 
Length: 2 Minutes 39 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Michael Starobin 
8. Lost in the Stars: Stay well by Kurt Weill
Performer:  Dawn Upshaw (Soprano)
Conductor:  Eric Stern
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1949; USA 
Date of Recording: 4/1993 
Venue:  The Hit Factory, New York City 
Length: 2 Minutes 35 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Larry Wilcox 
9. West Side Story: I feel pretty by Leonard Bernstein
Performer:  Leslie Stifelman (Piano), Eric Stern (Piano), Dawn Upshaw (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1957; USA 
Date of Recording: 4/1993 
Venue:  The Hit Factory, New York City 
Length: 2 Minutes 19 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Eric Stern 
10. Candide: Glitter and be gay by Leonard Bernstein
Performer:  Dawn Upshaw (Soprano)
Conductor:  Eric Stern
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1956/1988; USA 
Date of Recording: 4/1993 
Venue:  The Hit Factory, New York City 
Length: 5 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Language: English 
11. Lady in the Dark: My ship by Kurt Weill
Performer:  Dawn Upshaw (Soprano)
Conductor:  Eric Stern
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1940; USA 
Date of Recording: 4/1993 
Venue:  The Hit Factory, New York City 
Length: 2 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Eric Stern
Orchestrated: Daniel Troob 
12. No For an Answer: In the clear by Marc Blitzstein
Performer:  Dawn Upshaw (Soprano), Matthias Naegele (Cello), Eric Stern (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1938-1940; USA 
Date of Recording: 4/1993 
Venue:  The Hit Factory, New York City 
Length: 2 Minutes 35 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Eric Stern 
13. Reuben Reuben: Never get lost by Marc Blitzstein
Performer:  Dawn Upshaw (Soprano)
Conductor:  Eric Stern
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1950-1955; USA 
Date of Recording: 4/1993 
Venue:  The Hit Factory, New York City 
Length: 3 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Daniel Troob
This selection shares track and timing with "Never get lost." 
14. Evening Primrose: Take Me to the World by Stephen Sondheim
Performer:  Dawn Upshaw (Soprano)
Conductor:  Eric Stern
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1966; USA 
Date of Recording: 4/1993 
Venue:  The Hit Factory, New York City 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Daniel Troob
This selection shares track and timing with "In the clear." 
15. The madwoman of Central Park West: My new friends by Leonard Bernstein
Performer:  Dawn Upshaw (Soprano)
Conductor:  Eric Stern
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1979; USA 
Date of Recording: 4/1993 
Venue:  The Hit Factory, New York City 
Length: 2 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Language: English 
Notes: Arranged: Larry Wilcox 

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