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Author Miller, Roger, 1936-1992-

Title Big river [sound recording] : the adventures of Huckleberry Finn : original Broadway cast recording / [music and lyrics by Roger Miller ; book by William Hauptman ; adapted from the novel by Mark Twain].

Imprint Universal City, Calif. : MCA Records, p1985.


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 GDL Brand Library Storage Music CDs    K BIGR BR B47CD    Available
Description 1 sound disc (45 min.) : digital, stereo. ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 004500
Note Musical comedy.
Compact disc.
Synopsis, program notes by Rocco Landesman, and lyrics (15 p.) inserted in container.
Contents Overture (1:48) -- Do ya wanna go to heaven? (2:54) -- The boys (1:55) -- Waitin' for the light to shine (1:29) -- Guv'ment (2:02) -- Hand for the hog (1:10) -- I, Huckleberry, me (1:56) -- Muddy water (2:30) -- The crossing (1:58) -- River in the rain (3:27) -- When the sun goes down in the South (2:28) -- Entracte (1:20) -- The royal nonesuch (2:07) -- Worlds apart (2:54) -- Arkansas ; How blest we are (4:01) -- You oughta be here with me (2:19) -- Leavin's not the only way to go (2:31) -- Waitin' for the light to shine (reprise) (1:58) -- Free at last (2:44) -- Muddy water (reprise) (1:09).
Performer Starring Daniel Jenkins as Huckleberry Finn ; John Short as Tom Sawyer, and others, with orchestra ; Linda Twine, conductor.
Event Recorded at Sound Stage Studios, Nashville, and Power Station, New York.
Subject Musicals.
Added Author Hauptman, William, 1942- Librettist.
Jenkins, Daniel H. Performer.
Short, John, (Singer. Performer.
Twine, Linda. Performer.
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910. Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.
Added Title Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.
Music No. MCAD-6147 MCA Records

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