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Author Lloyd Webber, Andrew, 1948-

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

Imprint New York : Polydor, p1983.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Music, CDs    CD K CATS CAT L 63 v.1-2    Available
Description 2 CDs : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Compact disc.
"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'"--Booklet.
Based on: Old possum's book of practical cats / by T.S. Eliot.
Includes full libretto in English in booklet.
Contents Act one. Overture (2:48) -- Prologue: Jellicle songs for jellicle cats (5:18) -- Naming of cats (3:02) -- Invitation to the jellicle ball (2:10) -- Old Gumbie Cat (3:48) -- Rum Tum Tugger (3:42) -- Grizabella : the glamour cat (3:05) -- Bustopher Jones (3:07) -- Mungojerrie and Rumpelteazer (4:28) -- Old Deuteronomy (4:02) -- Jellicle ball (9:34) -- Grizabella (4:19).
Act two. Moments of happiness (3:11) -- Gus : theatre cat (6:33) -- Growltiger's last stand ; 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) -- Journey to the heaviside layer (2:44) -- Ad-dressing of cats (4:19).
Credits Record produced by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Martin Levan, New York, Oct. 1982.
Cast Kenneth Ard, Betty Buckley, Rene Ceballos, Walter Charles, Rene Clemente, Wendy Edmead, Diane Fratantoni, Steven Gelfer, Harry Groener, Steven Hack, Stephen Hanan, Robert Hoshour, Janet L. Hubert, Reed Jones, Whitney Kershaw, Donna King, Christine Langner, Terrence V. Mann, Anna McNeely, Hector Jaime Mercado, Cynthia Onrubia, Ken Page, Susan Powers, Carol Richards, Joel Robertson, Timothy Scott, Herman W. Sebek, Bonnie Simmons.
Performer Conductor: Stanley Lebowsky ; musical director: René Wiegert.
Subject Musicals.
Genre/Form Compact discs.
Added Author Ard, Kenneth.
Buckley, Betty.
Ceballos, Rene.
Charles, Walter.
Clemente, René.
Edmead, Wendy.
Sutherland, Diane.
Gelfer, Steven.
Groener, Harry.
Hack, Steven.
Hanan, Stephen.
Hanan, Stephen Mo.
Hoshour, Robert.
Hubert, Janet L.
Jones, Reed.
Kershaw, Whitney.
King, Donna, actress.
Langner, Christine.
Mann, Terrence.
McNeely, Anna.
Mercado, Héctor Jaime.
Morrisey, Bob.
Onrubia, Cynthia.
Page, Ken.
Powers, Susan, actress.
Richards, Carol, 1922-2007.
Robertson, Joel.
Scott, Timothy.
Sebek, Herman.
Simmons, Bonnie.
Lebowsky, Stanley.
Wiegert, René.
Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns), 1888-1965. Old Possum's book of practical cats.
Added Title Cats (Musical)
Standard No. 731452146328
Music No. 314 521 463-2 Polydor
314 521 464-2 Polydor
314 521 465-2 Polydor

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