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Sweeney Todd : the demon barber of Fleet Street : a musical thriller

Title
Sweeney Todd : the demon barber of Fleet Street : a musical thriller / music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim.
Author
Sondheim, Stephen
Publication
New York, NY : Masterworks Broadway, [2012], ℗1993.

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Additional Authors
  • Wheeler, Hugh, 1912-1987.
  • Lansbury, Angela, 1925-2022
  • Cariou, Len
  • Blackwell, Harolyn
  • Bond, C. G. (Christopher Godfrey), 1945-
Description
2 audio discs : digital; 4 3/4 in.
Alternative Title
Demon barber of Fleet Street
Subjects
Note
  • Book by Hugh Wheeler.
  • Based on a version of "Sweeney Todd" by Christopher Bond.
  • Reissue of: RCA CBL2 3379 (p1979); soundtrack with bonus tracks originally released in 2007.
  • Compact discs.
  • Program notes and biographical references in English (14 p. : ports.) inserted in container.
Event (note)
  • Recorded in RCA's Studio A, Mar. 12-13, 1979. Bonus tracks recorded live at Carnegie Hall, June 10, 1992.
Contents
  • Disc 1. Act 1 : Prelude ; The ballad of Sweeney Todd : Attend the tale of Sweeney Todd -- No place like London -- The barber and his wife -- The worst pies in London -- Poor thing -- My friends -- The ballad of Sweeney Todd : Lift your razor high, Sweeney! -- Green finch and linnet bird -- Ah, Miss -- Johanna --Pirelli's miracle elixir -- The contest -- The ballad of Sweeney Todd : Sweeney pondered and Sweeney planned -- Wait -- The ballad of Sweeney Todd : His hands were quick, his fingers strong -- Johanna -- Kiss me -- Ladies in their sensitivities -- Pretty women -- Epiphany -- A little priest.
  • Disc 2. Act 2 : -- God, that's good! -- Johanna -- By the sea -- Wigmaker sequence ; The ballad of Sweeney Todd : Sweeney'd waited too long before ; The letter -- Not while I'm around --Parlor songs -- Final sequence -- The ballad of Sweeney Todd : Attend the tale of Sweeney Todd. Bonus tracks: Symphonic Sondheim : Sweeney Todd -- Green finch and linnet bird.
LCCN
  • 00886979537323
  • 886979537323
OCLC
  • ocn781688766
  • 781688766
  • SCSB-8780250
Owning Institutions
Columbia University Libraries