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Li'l Abner : original Broadway cast recording / [book by Norman Panama & Melvin Frank ; based on the characters created by Al Capp ; lyrics by Johnny Mercer ; music by Gene De Paul].

Composer:
De Paul, Gene [Browse]
Uniform title:
Format:
Audio
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • New York, NY : Sony Classical, [2002]
  • ℗2002
Description:
1 online resource (1 sound file)
Series:
Naxos Music Library. [More in this series]
Notes:
Originally released as Columbia OL 5150 in 1956; includes some previously unreleased material and expanded versions of some songs.
Creation/​Production credits:
Goddard Lieberson, producer ; Frad Plaut, Edward T. Graham, recording engineers ; Didier E. Deutsch, Darcy M. Proper, reissue producers.
Time and place of event:
Recorded 1956 November 18 Columbia 30th Street Studios, New York.
Source of description:
Hard copy version record.
Participant(s)/​Performer(s):
Original Broadway cast, starring Edith Adams and Peter Palmer, with Howard St. John, Stubby Kaye, Charlotte Rae, vocals ; with supporting performers, chorus and orchestra ; Lehman Engel, conductor.
Contents:
Overture (5:09) -- It's a typical day (4:39) -- If I had my druthers (3:35) -- Jubilation T. Cornpone (4:54) -- Rag offen the bush (4:02) -- Namely you (3:01) -- Unnecessary town (2:45) -- What's good for General Bullmoose (0:27) -- The country's in the very best of hands (5:17) -- Sadie Hawkins Day ballet (7:25) -- Oh, happy day (3:34) -- I'm past my prime (2:46) -- Love in a home (3:16) -- Progress is the root of all evil (3:04) -- Put 'em back (1:46) -- The matrimonial stomp (4:04) -- Previously unreleased bonus tracks. There's room enough for us (1:16) ; Way to a man's heart (2:57) ; It's a nuisance having you around (2:54) ; Overture (5:09).
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
  • Musicals.
  • Original cast recordings.
  • Streaming audio.
Publisher no.:
696998770027
International Standard Recording Code:
  • USSM10204153
  • USSM10204154
  • USSM10204155
  • USSM10204156
  • USSM10204161
  • USSM10204157
  • USSM10204731
  • USSM10204159
  • USSM10204150
  • USSM10204149
  • USSM10204148
  • USSM10204147
  • USSM10204146
  • USSM10204145
  • USSM10204152
  • USSM10204661
  • USSM10204151
  • USSM10204160
  • USSM10005055
  • USSM10204660
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