Sweeney Todd

The Demon Barber of Fleet Street : Original Broadway Cast Recording
Sondheim, Stephen (Music CD - 2007)
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
Sweeney Todd

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Authors: Sondheim, Stephen
Statement of Responsibility: [music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim ; book by Hugh Wheeler ; based on a version of "Sweeney Todd" by Christopher Bond]
Title: Sweeney Todd
the demon barber of Fleet Street : original Broadway cast recording
[sound recording]
Publisher: New York, NY : Masterworks Broadway : Distributed in the U.S.A. by Sony BMG Music Entertainment, p2007
Characteristics: 2 sound discs (118 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Playtime: 015800
Notes: Originally released as CBL2-3379, Apr. 17, 1979
Compact disc
Program notes by Richard Jay-Alexander (13 p. : ill.) inserted in container
Contents: Prelude ; The ballad of Sweeney Todd : Attend the tale of Sweeney Todd
No place like London
The barber and his wife
The worst pies in London
Poor thing
My friends
The ballad of Sweeney Todd : Lift your razor high, Sweeney!
Green finch and linnet bird
Ah, Miss
Pirelli's miracle elixir
The contest
The ballad of Sweeney Todd : Sweeney pondered and Sweeney planned
The ballad of Sweeney Todd : His hands were quick, his fingers strong
Kiss me!
Ladies in their sensitivities
Pretty women
A little priest
God, that's good!
By the sea
Wigmaker sequence ; The ballad of Sweeney Todd : Sweeney'd waited too long before ; The letter
Not while I'm around
Parlor songs
Final sequence
The ballad of Sweeney Todd : Attend the tale of Sweeney Todd
Bonus tracks. Symphonic Sondheim : Sweeney Todd ; Green finch and linnet bird (American Theatre Orchestra; Paul Gemignani, conductor; recorded live, June 10, 1992; from Sondheim, a celebration at Carnegie Hall (09026-61484-2))
Performers: Angela Lansbury (Mrs. Lovett) ; Len Cariou (Sweeney Todd) ; other cast members ; chorus and orchestra ; Paul Gemignani, conductor.
Event: Recorded Mar. 12-13, 1979, at RCA's Studio A, New York
Subject Headings: Musicals Todd, Sweeney (Legendary character) Drama
Topical Term: Musicals
Todd, Sweeney (Legendary character)
Additional Contributors: Wheeler, Hugh 1912-1987
Lansbury, Angela 1925-
Cariou, Len
Gemignani, Paul
Bond, C. G. (Christopher Godfrey), 1945-
Publisher No: 82876-68639-2
Branch Call Number: CD MUSICAL Sondheim-7665
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