Simply heavenly original Broadway cast

by Martin, David, 1907-1975.

Format: Music CD 2008
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
Available (1)
Location Collection Call #
CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio--Music CD COMPACT DISC Mc Mar 40894
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio--Music CD
 
Call Number  COMPACT DISC Mc Mar 40894
 
 
Contents
Prelude ; &, Simply heavenly
Let me take you for a ride
Broken strings
Flying saucer monologue
Did you ever hear the blues?
I'm gonna be John Henry
When I'm in a quiet mood
Look for the morning star
Gatekeeper of my castle
Let's ball awhile
Beat it out, mon
The men in my life
Good old girl
Mississippi monologue ; &, Finale
Bonus tracks: Did you ever hear the blues? (pop version) (Claudia McNeil) ; Jazz singer. Rock and roll ; Black coffee ; It's almost like being in love ; Love for sale ; St. Louis blues ; No more in life ; Old fashioned love ; Left Bank blues (Bertice Reading, vocals; with Art Simmons Quartet) (recorded May 12, 1956, Paris) ; Love can hurt you (Juanita Hall, vocals; orchestra; Benny Morton, conductor) (recorded Feb. 28, 1950).

Additional Information
Subjects Musicals.
Jazz vocals.
Jazz -- 1951-1960.
Publisher [London] :Sepia,2008
Other Titles Simple takes a wife.
Contributors Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967, librettist, lyricist.
McNeil, Claudia, performer.
Stewart, Melvin, performer.
Evans, Sticks, conductor.
Reading, Bertice, 1933-1991, performer.
Hall, Juanita, 1901-1968, performer.
Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967. Simple takes a wife.
Participants/Performers Claudia McNeil, Melvin Stewart, with supporting performers (Marilyn Berry, Anna English, Brownie McGhee, John Bouie, and others); Sticks Evans, conductor.
Language English
Notes Based on Hughes' novel Simple takes a wife.
Compact disc.
Program notes by Rexton S. Bunnett (11 p. : ports.) inserted in container.
Description 1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
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