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Opera Stars Sing Broadway

Opera Stars Sing Broadway
Release Date: 01/20/2004 
Label:  Immortal   Catalog #: 950005  
Composer:  Leonard BernsteinFrederick LoeweGeorge GershwinAgustín Lara,   ... 
Performer:  Ramón VargasGail V. GilmoreRenata ScottoPaolo Coni,   ... 
Conductor:  Konrad Leitner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Songs from West Side Story; My Fair Lady; Porgy and Bess; Cats; Girl Crazy; The Merry Widow. Renata Scotto; Gail Gilmore; Ramon Vargas; Melanie Holliday; Paolo Coni; Tracks: America; Maria; Tonight; Somewhere from West Side Story; On The Street Where You Live; I Could Have Danced All Night from My Fair Lady; My Man's Gone Now; Summertime from Porgy and Bess; Granda; Memory from Cats; Embraceable You; I Got Rhythm from Girl Crazy; Can Can from The Merry Widow (Lehar). Opera stars sing favorite Broadway numbers in this concert from the Palau Sant Jordi in Barcelona. Supported by the Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra, the singers Renata Scotto, Melanie Holliday, Paolo Coni, Gail Gilmore, and Ramon Vargas bring their talents to songs by George Read more Gershwin, Leonard Bernstein, Andrew Lloyd Weber, and other great composers for the Broadway stage. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
West Side Story: America by Leonard Bernstein
Conductor:  Konrad Leitner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1957; USA 
2.
West Side Story: Maria by Leonard Bernstein
Performer:  Ramón Vargas (Tenor)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1957; USA 
3.
West Side Story: Tonight by Leonard Bernstein
Performer:  Gail V. Gilmore (Mezzo Soprano), Ramón Vargas (Tenor)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1957; USA 
4.
West Side Story: Somewhere by Leonard Bernstein
Performer:  Renata Scotto (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1957; USA 
5.
My Fair Lady: On the street where you live by Frederick Loewe
Performer:  Paolo Coni (Baritone)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1956; USA 
6.
My Fair Lady: I could have danced all night by Frederick Loewe
Performer:  Melaine Holliday (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1956; USA 
7.
Porgy and Bess: My man's gone now by George Gershwin
Performer:  Gail V. Gilmore (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
8.
Granada by Agustín Lara
Performer:  Ramón Vargas (Tenor)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932; Mexico 
9.
Porgy and Bess: Summertime by George Gershwin
Performer:  Gail V. Gilmore (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
10.
Cats: Memory by Andrew Lloyd Webber
Performer:  Renata Scotto (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1981; England 

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