Simply heavenly original Broadway cast
|Format:||Music CD 2008|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy|
ContentsPrelude ; &, Simply heavenly
Let me take you for a ride
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).
Jazz -- 1951-1960.
|Publisher|| [London] :Sepia,2008
|Other Titles|| Simple takes a wife.
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.
Claudia McNeil, Melvin Stewart, with supporting performers (Marilyn Berry, Anna English, Brownie McGhee, John Bouie, and others); Sticks Evans, conductor.
Based on Hughes' novel Simple takes a wife.
Program notes by Rexton S. Bunnett (11 p. : ports.) inserted in container.
1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.