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House of flowers : Broadway cast recording / music by Harold Arlen ; lyrics by Truman Capote ; orchestrations, Ted Royal.

Title
House of flowers : Broadway cast recording / music by Harold Arlen ; lyrics by Truman Capote ; orchestrations, Ted Royal.
Author
Arlen, Harold, 1905-1986.
Publication
New York, NY : Sony Classical/Columbia/Legacy : Columbia Broadway Masterworks, ℗2003.

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Description
1 audio disc (67 min., 20 sec.) : digital; 4 3/4 in.
Subject
Note
  • Music by Harold Arlen ; lyrics by Truman Capote ; orchestrations, Ted Royal.
  • Originally released as ML 4969 in 1955; includes some previously unreleased material.
  • Compact disc.
  • Program notes by Didier Deutsch and Howard Kissel, and synopsis (11 p. : ports.) inserted in container.
Credits (note)
  • Produced by Goddard Lieberson.
Event (note)
  • Recorded at CBS 30th Street Studios, Jan. 9, 1955.
Contents
Overture -- Waitin' -- One man (ain't quite enough) -- A sleepin' bee -- Smellin' of vanilla (Bamboo cage) -- House of flowers -- Two ladies in de shade of de banana tree -- What is a friend for? -- Mardi Gras waltz -- I never has seen snow -- Can I leave off wearing my shoes? -- Has I let you down? -- Slide, boy, slide -- Don't like goodbyes -- The turtle song -- Bonus tracks. Mardi Gras waltz (Percy Faith and his orchestra; recorded Jan. 27, 1955, originally released as CL 640, Mar. 7, 1955) ; Two ladies in de shade of de banana tree (Enid Mosier; recorded June 7, 1956, originally released as CL 928, Nov. 12, 1956) ; Ottilie and the bee (Truman Capote; originally released as ML 4969 [sic], Jan. 17, 1955) ; A sleepin' bee (demo recording to Truman Capote) (Harold Arlen).
LCCN
  • 2007659032
  • 696998685727
OCLC
  • ocm52716596
  • 52716596
Owning Institutions
Columbia University Libraries