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Kiri On Broadway


Release Date: 09/03/2010 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 440280  
Composer:  Frederick LoeweKurt WeillRichard RodgersCole Porter,   ... 
Performer:  Susan BickleyDame Kiri Te KanawaJudith ReesMeriel Dickinson,   ... 
Conductor:  John MauceriNelson RiddleJulius RudelLeonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony OrchestraLondon VoicesNelson Riddle Orchestra,   ... 
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.

Works on This Recording

1. My Fair Lady: I could have danced all night by Frederick Loewe
Performer:  Susan Bickley (Mezzo Soprano), Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), Judith Rees (Soprano),
Meriel Dickinson (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  John Mauceri
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1956; USA 
2. My Fair Lady: Wouldn't it be loverly by Frederick Loewe
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), Lindsay Benson (Baritone), Terry Edwards (Bass),
Joseph Cornwell (Tenor)
Conductor:  John Mauceri
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra,  London Voices
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1956; USA 
3. My Fair Lady: Just you wait by Frederick Loewe
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  John Mauceri
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1956; USA 
4. My Fair Lady: The Rain in Spain by Frederick Loewe
Performer:  Jeremy Irons (Spoken Vocals), Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), John Gielgud (Spoken Vocals)
Conductor:  John Mauceri
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra,  London Voices
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1954 
5. My Fair Lady: Show Me 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 
6. My Fair Lady: Without You by Frederick Loewe
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), Jeremy Irons (Spoken Vocals)
Conductor:  John Mauceri
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra,  London Voices
Written: 1956 
7. One touch of Venus: Speak Low by Kurt Weill
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Nelson Riddle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Nelson Riddle Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1943; New York, USA 
8. Too Many Girls: I didn't know what time it was by Richard Rodgers
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Nelson Riddle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Nelson Riddle Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1939; USA 
9. Carousel: You'll never walk alone by Richard Rodgers
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Julius Rudel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Utah Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1945; USA 
10. 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 
11. West Side Story: I feel pretty by Leonard Bernstein
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1957; USA 
12. West Side Story: Tonight by Leonard Bernstein
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1957; USA 
13. West Side Story: One hand, one heart by Leonard Bernstein
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), José Carreras (Tenor)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1957; USA 
14. The Sound of Music: Climb ev'ry mountain by Richard Rodgers
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Julius Rudel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Mormon Tabernacle Choir,  Utah Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 

Sound Samples

My Fair Lady: I Could Have Danced All Night
My Fair Lady: Wouldn't it be loverly?
My Fair Lady: Just you wait
My Fair Lady: The rain in Spain
My Fair Lady: Show me
My Fair Lady: Without you
Speak Low
I Didn't Know What Time It Was
Carousel: You'll Never Walk Alone
So in love [Kiss me Kate]
West Side Story: I Feel Pretty
West Side Story: Tonight - Balcony Scene
West Side Story: One Hand, One Heart
Climb Ev'ry Mountain - from "The Sound of Music"

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