"This Is the life!" the breakthrough years: 1909-1921
|Format:||Music CD 2015|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy|
ContentsEverybody's doin' it now : (turkey trot, 1911) (2:43)
I love a piano : (song from Stop!Look!Listen! : 1915) (3:05)
Oh! How I hate to get up in the morning! : (song from Yip, yip, Yaphank! : 1918) (2:09)
Tell me, little gypsy : (from Ziegfelds follies of 1920) (3:00)
Play a simple melody : (duet from Watch your step : 1914) (2:20)
Nobody knows (and nobody seems to care) : (fox trot, 1919) (2:24)
Overture to Watch your step : (1914) (7:55)
Say it with music : (theme of the Music box revue : 1921) (3:10)
Smile and show your dimple : (one-step, 1918) (1:27)
My melody dream : (a song poem, 1911) (2:36)
When I lost you : (waltz, 1912) (3:22)
This is the life! : (song, 1914) (2:32)
A pretty girl is like a melody : (theme of Ziegfelds follies of 1919) (2:16)
Alexander's ragtime band : (song, 1911) (2:24)
Home again blues : (1920) (1:44)
You'd be surprised : (song from Ziegfelds follies of 1919) (3:44)
That mesmerizing Mendelssohn tune : (song, 1909) (2:46)
The girls of my dreams : (from Ziegfelds follies of 1920) (2:56)
The international rag : (duet, 1913) (3:15)
When I leave the world behind : (ballad, 1915) (4:39)
Finale to Act II : ("Opera medley") from Watch your step (1914) (7:10).
Popular music -- 1901-1910.
Revues -- Excerpts.
Songs (High voice) with piano.
|Publisher|| Brooklyn, NY :2015
|Other Titles|| Works.
Breakthrough years: 1909-1921
Marcus, Daniel, 1955- performer.
Pleasant, Edward, performer.
Hill, Heather (Soprano), performer.
Carle, Tom, performer.
Benjamin, Rick, conductor, performer, writer of supplementary textual content.
Paragon Ragtime Orchestra, performer.
Anthology of Recorded Music, Inc., issuing body.
Bernadette Boerckel, soprano (tracks 5, 10, 14, 19-21), comedienne (track 17) ; Daniel Marcus, tenor (tracks 2, 5, 19, 21), comedian (tracks 12, 16) ; Edward Pleasant, baritone (tracks 3, 8, 21) ; Heather Hill, soprano (track 21) ; Thomas Carle, tenor (track 21) ; the Paragon Ragtime Orchestra (Caroline Chin, Bryony Stroud-Watson, violins ; Thomas Rosenthal, viola ; Jonathan Dexter, cello ; Troy Rinker, double bass ; Leslie Cullen, flute, piccolo ; Vasko Dukovski, clarinet ; Paul Murphy, Michael Blutman, cornets ; Michael Lormand, trombone ; Taylor Arthur Goodson, drums, percussion ; Diane Scott, piano) ; Rick Benjamin, conductor, piano (track 10).
Popular songs, dance music, and excerpts from musical revues; includes one art song and several instrumental arrangements of popular songs.
Title from disc label.
"World-premiere recordings of original period orchestrations"--Container.
Program notes by the conductor, biographical notes on the composer and performers, and discographical and bibliographical references (39 pages : portraits) inserted in container.
1 audio disc (68:19) ; 4 3/4 in.