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Author Bernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990.

Title Candide : Broadway cast recording / [book by Lillian Hellman ; music by Leonard Bernstein ; lyrics by Richard Wilbur ; other lyrics by John Latouche, Dorothy Parker].

Publication Info. New York, NY : Columbia Broadway Masterworks, 2003.


Location Call No. Status
 Avon Free Public Library - Adult Department  CD MUSICAL CANDIDE    Check Shelf
Edition Expanded edition.
Description 1 audio disc (55 min., 16 sec.) : digital, stereophonic ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 005516
Note "Comic operetta based on Voltaire's satire"--Container.
Performer Max Adrian, Robert Rounseville, Barbara Cook, William Olvis, Boris Aplon, William Chapman, Irra Petina; supporting soloists, chorus, and orchestra; Samuel Krachmalnick, conductor.
Event Recorded Dec. 9, 1956, at CBS 30th Street Studios.
Note Originally released as Columbia OL 5180, Dec. 31, 1956 (mono.), and OS 2350, Mar. 25, 1963.
Compact disc.
Program notes by Barbara Cook, synopsis, and producer's note by Didier C. Deutsch (11 p. : ill.) inserted in container.
Contents Overture -- The best of all possible worlds -- Oh, happy we -- It must be so -- Paris waltz -- Glitter and be gay -- You were dead, you know -- My love -- I'm easily assimilated -- Finale Act 1 (quartet) -- Quiet -- Eldorado -- Bon voyage -- What's the use? -- Venice gavotte -- Make our garden grow -- Overture to "Candide" (alternate version) (New York Philharmonic; Leonard Bernstein, conductor; recorded Sept. 28, 1960).
Note GMD: sound recording.
Subject Musicals.
Added Author Hellman, Lillian, 1905-1984. Librettist.
Wilbur, Richard, 1921-2017. Lyricist.
Latouche, John, 1914-1956. Lyricist.
Parker, Dorothy, 1893-1967. Lyricist.
Adrian, Max, 1902-1973. Performer.
Rounseville, Robert. Performer.
Cook, Barbara. Performer.
Olvis, William. Performer.
Aplon, Boris. Performer.
Chapman, William, 1934- Performer.
Petina, Irra, 1908-2000. Performer.
Krachmalnick, Samuel. Conductor.
Voltaire, 1694-1778. Candide.
Standard No. 696998685925
Music No. SK 86859 Columbia Broadway Masterworks
OL 5180 Columbia
OS 2350 Columbia
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