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Eloquence - Tonight! - Hits From The Musicals


Release Date: 03/27/2001 
Label:  Philips   Catalog #: 468139   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Leonard BernsteinGeorge GershwinJerome KernRichard Rodgers,   ... 
Performer:  José CarrerasKatia LabèqueBarbara HendricksMarielle Labèque,   ... 
Conductor:  Robert FarnonWillie Anthony WatersJohn MauceriNelson Riddle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Farnon OrchestraMunich Radio Symphony OrchestraLondon Symphony Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 2 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1.
West Side Story: Tonight by Leonard Bernstein
Performer:  José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor:  Robert Farnon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Farnon Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1957; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Language: English 
2.
Girl Crazy: I got rhythm by George Gershwin
Performer:  Katia Labèque (Piano), Barbara Hendricks (Soprano), Marielle Labèque (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 14 Secs. 
Language: English 
3.
Show Boat: Ol' Man River by Jerome Kern
Performer:  Simon Estes (Bass)
Conductor:  Willie Anthony Waters
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1927; USA 
Length: 4 Minutes 13 Secs. 
Language: English 
4.
Oklahoma!: Oklahoma! by Richard Rodgers
Performer:  Simon Estes (Bass)
Conductor:  Willie Anthony Waters
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1943; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Language: English 
5.
Very Warm for May: All the Things You Are by Jerome Kern
Performer:  André Previn (Piano), David Finck (Double Bass), Sylvia McNair (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1939; USA 
Length: 4 Minutes 23 Secs. 
Language: English 
6.
Wizard of Oz: Over the Rainbow by Harold Arlen
Performer:  Sylvia McNair (Soprano), David Finck (Double Bass), André Previn (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1939 
Length: 3 Minutes 50 Secs. 
Language: English 
7.
My Fair Lady: I could have danced all night by Frederick Loewe
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), Jerry Hadley (Tenor)
Conductor:  John Mauceri
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1956; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Language: English 
8.
My Fair Lady: On the street where you live by Frederick Loewe
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), Jerry Hadley (Tenor)
Conductor:  John Mauceri
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1956; USA 
Length: 4 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Language: English 
9.
Knickerbocker Holiday: September Song by Kurt Weill
Performer:  Simon Estes (Bass)
Conductor:  Willie Anthony Waters
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1938; USA 
Length: 4 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Language: English 
10.
Lady, be Good: The man I love by George Gershwin
Performer:  Marielle Labèque (Piano), Katia Labèque (Piano), Barbara Hendricks (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
Length: 5 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Language: English 
11.
Stormy weather by Harold Arlen
Performer:  André Previn (Piano), Sylvia McNair (Soprano), David Finck (Double Bass)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1933; USA 
Length: 4 Minutes 19 Secs. 
Language: English 
12.
Man of La Mancha: The Impossible Dream by Mitchell Leigh
Performer:  José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor:  Robert Farnon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Farnon Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1965; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 47 Secs. 
Language: English 
13.
Kiss Me, Kate: So in Love by Cole Porter
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Nelson Riddle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Nelson Riddle Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1948; USA 
Length: 6 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Language: English 
14.
Carousel: You'll never walk alone by Richard Rodgers
Performer:  Simon Estes (Bass)
Conductor:  Willie Anthony Waters
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1945; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Language: English 
15.
Cats: Memory by Andrew Lloyd Webber
Performer:  José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor:  Robert Farnon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Robert Farnon Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1981; England 
Length: 4 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Language: English 

Sound Samples

West Side Story - Arr.Robert Farnon (1917-): Tonight
I Got Rhythm (from "Girl Crazy")
Ol' Man River [Showboat]
Oklahoma [Oklahoma!]
All the things you are [Very Warm for May]
"Over the Rainbow" From: The Wizard of Oz
Cats: Memory
My Fair Lady: I Could Have Danced All Night
My Fair Lady: On the street where you live
Knickerbocker Holiday: September Song
The Man I Love (from "Lady, be Good")
Stormy Weather [Cotton Club Parade]
The Impossible Dream [The Man of La Mancha]
So in love [Kiss me Kate]
You'll Never Walk Alone ("Carousel")

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