Kids Library Home

Welcome to the Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

Available items only
Book Cover
Author Lloyd Webber, Andrew, 1948-

Title Cats [sound recording] : complete original Broadway cast recording.

Imprint New York : Polydor/Really Useful Records, [1994], p1983.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    K CATS CAT L63CD    Available
Description 2 sound discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Compact discs.
Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber, based on "Old possum's book of practical cats" by T.S. Eliot.
Produced by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Martin Levan, New York, October 1982.
"This recording of 'Cats' contains most of the music of the Broadway production of the musical ... There are some small alterations and cuts for recording purposes principally in the longer dance sections and the narrative poem 'The Pekes and the Pollicles.'"--Container insert.
Program notes and lyrics laid in container.
Contents Overture (2:48) -- Prologue: Jellicle songs for jellicle cats (5:18) -- The naming of cats (3:02) -- The invitation to the jellicle ball (2:10) -- The old Gumbie cat (3:48) -- The rum tum tugger (3:42) -- Grizabella, the glamour cat (3:05) -- Bustopher Jones (3:07) -- Mungojerrie and Rumpelteazer (4:28) -- Old Deuteronomy (4:02) -- The jellicle ball (9:34) -- Grizabella (4:19) ;
(con't) The moments of happiness (3:11) -- Gus, the theatre cat (6:33) -- "Growltiger's last stand" including "The ballad of Billy McCaw" (11:43) -- Skimbleshanks, the railway cat (4:53) -- Macavity, the mystery cat (8:24) -- Mr. Mistoffelees' (4:26) -- Memory (5:21) -- The journey to the heaviside layer (2:44) -- The ad-dressing of cats (4:19).
Performer Performed by the Broadway cast, with orchestra conducted by Stanley Lebowsky.
Subject Musicals.
Added Author Lebowsky, Stanley.
Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns), 1888-1965. Old Possum's book of practical cats.
Standard No. 3145214632
Music No. 314 521 463-2 Polydor/Really Useful Records
314 521 464-2 Polydor/Really Useful Records
314 521 465-2 Polydor/Really Useful Records

Available items only