LISTSERV mailing list manager LISTSERV 15.5

Help for OPERA-L Archives


OPERA-L Archives

OPERA-L Archives


View:

Next Message | Previous Message
Next in Topic | Previous in Topic
Next by Same Author | Previous by Same Author
Chronologically | Most Recent First
Proportional Font | Monospaced Font

Options:

Join or Leave OPERA-L
Reply | Post New Message
Search Archives


Subject: Re: Renee Fleming - Broadway album
From: John Greene <[log in to unmask]>
Reply-To:[log in to unmask]
Date:Sat, 9 Jun 2018 13:42:19 -0400
Content-Type:text/plain
Parts/Attachments:
Parts/Attachments

text/plain (65 lines)


Oh, god, NO!

-----Original Message-----
From: Discussion of opera and related issues <[log in to unmask]> On
Behalf Of Christopher Weimer
Sent: Saturday, June 09, 2018 1:30 PM
To: [log in to unmask]
Subject: Renee Fleming - Broadway album

Renee Fleming is releasing an album of musical theater songs, "Broadway." 
This isn't a total surprise, given her current gig in the "Carousel"
revival, and I admit I'm curious - though opera singers' success with
Broadway material has historically been inconsistent, to say the least. 
(Remember the fad for studio albums of classic musicals starring opera
singers 20-30 years ago?!  A definite mixed bag.)  The track listing, which
I'm copying below, does show some interesting repertory choices.

Christopher Weimer

Renee Fleming - Broadway
1.    'Fable' from "The Light in the Piazza" (Guettel)
2.    'Loneliness of Evening' from "South Pacific" (Rodgers & Hammerstein)
3.    'Children Will Listen/You've Got to be Taught' from "Into the
Woods/South Pacific"(Sondheim/Rogers & Hammerstein arr. Couglin), with guest
star Leslie Odom, Jr.
4.    'So Big So Small' from "Dear Evan Hansen" (Pasek & Paul)
5.    'Something Wonderful' from "The King and I" (Rodgers & Hammerstein)
6.    'Wonderful Guy' from "South Pacific" (Rodgers & Hammerstein)
7.    'Lay Down Your Head' from "Violet" (Tesori/Crawley)
8.    'Down in the Depths (on the Ninetieth Floor)' from "Red, Hot and Blue"
(Porter)
9.    'Love and Love Alone/Winter' from "The Visit" (Kander/Ebb)
10. 'Dear Friend' from "She Loves Me" (Bock/Harnick) 11. 'The Sound of
Music' from "The Sound of Music" (Rodgers & Hammerstein) 12. 'Unusual Way'
from "Nine" (Yeston) 13. 'Till There Was You' from "The Music Man" (Wilson)
14. 'The Glamorous Life' from "A Little Night Music" (Sondheim) 15. 'Tell Me
on A Sunday' from "Song and Dance" (Lloyd Webber/Black) 16. 'August Winds'
from "The Last Ship" (Sting) 17. 'All the Things You Are' from "Very Warm
for May" (Kern/Hammerstein) 

**********************************************
OPERA-L on Facebook:
http://www.facebook.com/groups/25703098721/
--------------------------------------------------------------------------
To UNSUBSCRIBE, send a message to [log in to unmask] containing
only the words:  SIGNOFF OPERA-L
--------------------------------------------------------------------------
To stay subscribed but TURN OFF mail, send a message to
[log in to unmask] containing only the words:  SET OPERA-L NOMAIL
--------------------------------------------------------------------------
Modify your settings: http://listserv.bccls.org/archives/opera-l.html
--------------------------------------------------------------------------

**********************************************
OPERA-L on Facebook:
http://www.facebook.com/groups/25703098721/
--------------------------------------------------------------------------
To UNSUBSCRIBE, send a message to [log in to unmask]
containing only the words:  SIGNOFF OPERA-L
--------------------------------------------------------------------------
To stay subscribed but TURN OFF mail, send a message to
[log in to unmask] containing only the words:  SET OPERA-L NOMAIL
--------------------------------------------------------------------------
Modify your settings: http://listserv.bccls.org/archives/opera-l.html
--------------------------------------------------------------------------

Back to: Top of Message | Previous Page | Main OPERA-L Page

Permalink



LISTSERV.BCCLS.ORG

CataList Email List Search Powered by the LISTSERV Email List Manager