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Conversation Piece (2)
Music
Noël Coward (234)
Lyrics
Noël Coward (234)
Book
Noël Coward (234)

Recording Details

Date
January 1951
Type
Audio / Studio Cast
Language
English
Producer
Goddard Lieberson (82)
Conductor
Lehman Engel (112)
Orchestrations
Carol Huxley (3)
Performer
Richard Burton (20), Noël Coward (234), Rex Evans (4), Ellen Faull (3), Ethel Griffies (4), Norah Howard (4), Dorothy Johnson (2), Rosalind Nadell, Cathleen Nesbitt (4), Lily Pons (9), Eileen Turner
Shortcode
[r1383]

Releases (5)

Format
3-CD
Label
Gala GL 100 629
Released
2008-03-17
Barcode
8712177050758
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Lists
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Shortcode
[rl17439]
Disc: 1
1. Conversation Piece/Act One. Ladies and Gentlemen
2. Conversation Piece/Act One. Overture
3. Conversation Piece/Act One. The Scene Is Laid in Brighton by the Sea
4. Conversation Piece/Act One. Good Morning, Rose
5. Conversation Piece/Act One. A Cloud Has Passed Across the Sun
6. Conversation Piece/Act One. Go and Dress
7. Conversation Piece/Act One. You Ask Me to Have a Disicrete Heart
8. Conversation Piece/Act One. I'll Follow My Secret Heart
9. Conversation Piece/Act One. The Marquis of Sheere
10. Conversation Piece/Act One. It Is a Very Nice Day, Is It Not?
11. Conversation Piece/Act One. The Regent and His Retinue
12. Conversation Piece/Act One. Regency Rakes
13. Conversation Piece/Act One. Mademoiselle Will Be with You in a Moment
14. Conversation Piece/Act One. Charming! Charming! Charming!
15. Conversation Piece/Act One. Soldiers!
16. Conversation Piece/Act One. The Mother and Father of Dear Lord Sheere
17. Conversation Piece/Act One. I Am the Duchess of Beneden
18. Conversation Piece/Act One. We British Are an Island Race
19. Conversation Piece/Act One. Imagine a Summer Evening If You Please
20. Conversation Piece/Act One. Through the Darkening Trees Comes a Lady in
21. Conversation Piece/Act One. My Dear Julia!
22. Conversation Piece/Act One. Bows Are Exchanged
23. Conversation Piece/Act One. The Seventh!
24. Conversation Piece/Act Two. Once More the House, So Modest, So Discreet
25. Conversation Piece/Act Two. The Tree Is in the Garden
26. Conversation Piece/Act Two. There's a Lady Downstairs to See You
27. Conversation Piece/Act Two. Do You Think That Is Wise?
28. Conversation Piece/Act Two. Julia, Lord Sheere Is Our Only Definite Pro
29. Conversation Piece/Act Two. I'll Follow My Secret Heart
30. Conversation Piece/Act Two. The Melody That Follows
31. Conversation Piece/Act Two. Whimsical Fate
32. Conversation Piece/Act Two. Please Try to Envisage a Social Occasion
33. Conversation Piece/Act Two. What a Charming House
34. Conversation Piece/Act Two. Dear Friends
35. Conversation Piece/Act Two. Thank You, My Dear, For Being So Sweet to M
36. Conversation Piece/Act Two. C'est Assez Mensonge
37. Conversation Piece/Act Two. For the Benefit of Listeners
38. Conversation Piece/Act Two. Well - I Hope You Are Satisfied
Disc: 2
1. Conversation Piece/Act Three. The Following Scene Is the Follwing Day
2. Conversation Piece/Act Three. My Dear Paul, Such Sentimentality
3. Conversation Piece/Act Three. And Now for a Rather Charming Scene
4. Conversation Piece/Act Three. What Will We Speak Of?
5. Conversation Piece/Act Three. Dear Friend
6. Conversation Piece/Act Three. I Hope I Am Not Intruding
7. Conversation Piece/Act Three. All Comedies Must Come to an End
8. Conversation Piece/Act One. Now Then Business Melanie/A Cloud Has Passe
9. Conversation Piece/Act One. Regency Rakes
10. Conversation Piece/Act One. Charming! Charming! Charming!
11. Conversation Piece/Act One. Soldiers
12. Conversation Piece/Act One. There's Always Something Fishy About the Fr
13. Conversation Piece/Act Two. The Tree Is in the Garden
14. Conversation Piece/Act Two. Melanie, Écoutez/Dear Freinds
15. Conversation Piece/Act Two. Thank You, My Dear, For Being So Sweet to M
16. Conversation Piece/Act Three. What Will We Speak Of?/Dear Friend
17. Operette/Act One. Countess Mitzi
18. Operette/Act One. Dearest Love
19. Operette/Act One. Gipsy Melody
20. Operette/Act One. The Stately Homes of England
21. Operette/Act One. Where Are the Songs We Sung?
22. Operette/Act Two. Operette
23. Bitter-Sweet/Act One. I'll See You Again
24. Bitter-Sweet/Act Two. If Love Were All
25. Bitter-Sweet/Act Two. Dear Little Café
26. Bitter-Sweet/Act Three. Zigeuner
Disc: 3
1. Lover of My Dreams (From Cavalcade)
2. Twentieth Century Blues (From Cavalcade)
3. Toast to England (From Cavalcade)
4. Parisian Pierrot (From London Calling)
5. There's Life in the Old Girl Yet (From London Calling)
6. What Love Means to Girls Like Me (From London Calling)
7. Poor Little Rich Girl (From on with the Dance)
8. Poor Little Rich Girl (From on with the Dance)
9. Room with a View (From This Year of Grace)
10. Dance, Little Lady (From This Year of Grace)
11. Mary Make Believe (From This Year of Grace)
12. Try to Learn to Love (From This Year of Grace)
13. Lorelei (From This Year of Grace)
14. Dream of Youth (The Dream Is Over) (From This Year of Grace)
15. Half Caste Woman (From Cochran's 1931 Revue)
16. Any Little Fish (From Cochran's 1931 Revue)
17. Let's Say Goodbye (From Words & Music)
18. Something to Do with Spring (From Words & Music)
19. Party's Over Now (From Words & Music)
20. Mad Dogs and Englishmen (From Words & Music)
21. Three White Feathers (From Words & Music)
22. World Weary (From Words & Music)
23. Mrs. Worthington (From Words & Music)
24. London Pride (From Words & Music)
25. Don't Make Fun of the Festival (From the Lyric Revue)
Format
CD
Label
Must Close Saturday MCSR 3039
Released
2007-02
Barcode
5060112530135
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Liner Notes
Adrian Wright (21)
# Tracks
31
Length
79:07
Lists
19 collectors / 2 wish lists
Shortcode
[rl5199]
1. Introduction (Overture)
2. The Scene Is Laid in Brighton by the Sea
3. Good Morning, Rose
4. Never Mind (I'll Follow My Secret Heart)
5. The Marquis of Sheere
6. You Understand, Her Happiness Is All That Matters
7. I'm Afraid It Is Too Late for That
8. The Regent and His Retinue
9. This Over Masculinity (Regency Rakes)
10. Two English Ladies with Charming English Names
11. Charming, Charming
12. Dear Little Soldiers
13. The Mother and Father of Dear Lord Sheere
14. We British Are an Island Race (There's Always Someth
15. Imagine a Summer Evening If You Please
16. Lord Sheere and His Father the Duke Pass By
17. My Dear Julia, I Thought You Were in Spain
18. Once More the House So Modest
19. English Lesson
20. There's a Lady Downstairs to See You
21. Melanie, I Wish to Apologize (Reprise: I'll Follow M
22. The Melody That Follows
23. Now That You Know (Reprise: Regency Rakes)
24. Please Try to Envisage a Social Occasion
25. What a Charming House
26. I Am Glad That You Are Gay (Aria)
27. The Following Scene in the Following Day
28. And Now for a Rather Charming Scene
29. I Shall Remember You Always (Nevermore)
30. Melanie
31. All Comedies Must Come to an End (Finale)
Format
CD
Label
AEI 51
Released
2005-07-12
Barcode
0765911005123
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Also contains
Conversation Piece - 1934 London Cast
Lists
21 collectors / 6 wish lists
History
1 Revisions
Shortcode
[rl3883]
1. Overture: Selection - Brighton Parade/Danser, Danser/I'll Follow ... - His Majesty's Theatre Orchestra
2. Petit Giradere
3. I'll Follow My Secret Heart
4. Crossing the Chanel
5. Brighton: Melanie's House
6. Same, Later
7. Drawing Room
8. Carriage Ride
9. Lady Julia's House
10. Aria at the Reception
11. Reception
12. Melanie's Aria
13. Petit Giradere: Nevermore
14. I'll Follow My Secret Heart (Reprise)
15. I'll Follow My Secret Heart
16. Regency Rakes - Noël Coward, Yvonne Printemps
17. Charming, Charming - Antony Brian, Sidney Grammer, George Sanders, Jr., Pat Worsley
18. Dear Little Soldiers - Maidie Andrews, Moya Nugent, Yvonne Printemps, Heather Thatcher
19. There's Always Something Fishy About the French - Noël Coward, Yvonne Printemps
20. English Lesson - Moya Nugent, Heather Thatcher
21. Nevermore - Noël Coward, Yvonne Printemps
Format
2-LP
Label
Columbia Special Products ASL 163
Notes
Boxed set.
Lists
16 collectors / 1 wish list
Shortcode
[rl17183]
Format
LP
Label
Columbia SL-163
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Lists
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Shortcode
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