He was the dancer par excellence, but Fred Astaire's smooth and ingratiating vocal delivery also earned him the respect of such songwriters as the Gershwin brothers, Cole Porter, and Irving ... (Read More)
Elizabeth McGovern, Dame Kiri Te Kanawa, William Christie, Choir of Kings College, Cambridge, Jim Carter & others.
Label: Warner Bros. Records. Format: 2 CDs.
UPC: 825646206193. Daedalus Item Code: 49721
Composer John Lunn has written an extended seasonal suite version of the Downton Abbey theme, Parts 1 and 2 of which open each disc of this collection of music by cast members and friends of ... (Read More)
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Billie Holiday, Artie Shaw, Fred Astaire, Benny Goodman, Nina Simone, Frankie Laine, Stephane Grappelli, Ella Fitzgerald & others.
Label: Fuel 2000 Records. Format: 2 cutout CDs, boxed.
UPC: 030206172829. Daedalus Item Code: 47765
The songs of the Gershwin Brothers and Cole Porter dominated Hollywood, Broadway, recordings, and airwaves for a significant part of the 20th century, and they show no signs of fading away. ... (Read More)
Julie Andrews, Rex Harrison, Robert Coote, Philippa Bevans & others. Franz Allers, conductor.
Label: Membran Music. Format: CD.
UPC: 885150334812. Daedalus Item Code: 46103
Based on George Bernard Shaw's play Pygmalion, the smash hit musical My Fair Lady debuted on Broadway in 1964. The book and lyrics were by Alan Jay Lerner and the music was by Frederick ... (Read More)
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