Gentlemen Prefer Blondes > Original Broadway Cast


Show Details

Show
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (9)
Music
Jule Styne (519)
Lyrics
Leo Robin (210)
Book
Joseph Fields (5), Anita Loos (3)

Recording Details

Date
December 19, 1949
Type
Audio / Stage Cast
Method
Studio
Language
English
Location
US / NY / New York
Theatre/Venue
Ziegfeld Theatre
Recording Studio
CBS 30th Street Studio
Producer
Goddard Lieberson (90)
Liner Notes
George Dale (3)
Director
John C. Wilson (5)
Choreography
Agnes de Mille (23)
Music Director
Milton Rosenstock (35)
Orchestrations
Don Walker (123)
Vocal Arrangements
Hugh Martin (117)
Dance Music
Trude Rittmann (68)
Performer
Yvonne Adair (2), Anita Alvarez (2), Cholly Atkins, Peter Birch (2), Eric Brotherson (4), Bob Burkhardt, Angela Castle, Carol Channing (76), Joan Coburn (2), Charles "Honi" Coles (2), Robert Cooper, Jerry Craig (2), Crandall Diehl (4), William Diehl (3), Pat Donohue (2), Rex Evans (3), Nicole France, Peter Holmes, George S. Irving (38), Fran Keegan, Kazimir Kokic, William Krach (2), Mort Marshall (8), Jack McCauley (6), Irving Mitchell, Candy Montgomery, Howard Morris (5), Bob Neukum (3), Alice Pearce (9), Reta Shaw (10), Judy Sinclair, Curt Stafford, Junior Standish, Lucille Udovick, Dave Vogel, Beverly Weston (2), Eddie Weston, Marjorie Winters, Hope Zee
Shortcode
[r1022]

Tracks also appear on these releases / recordings

Showtime: the Best of Broadway - Original Casts Diamonds Are a Girl's Best Friend
There Is Nothin' Like a Dame: Broadway's Broads - 1993 Compilation Diamonds Are a Girl's Best Friend

Releases (16)

Format
CD
Label
Sony Broadway SK 48013
Released
1991-11-15
Barcode
0074644801323
Audio
Mono
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Producer
Didier C. Deutsch (155)
Liner Notes
Didier C. Deutsch (155)
Notes
This CD release uses a number of alternate takes. Sometimes the delivery is different, and in some cases additional material not heard on previous editions is included.
# Tracks
16
Lists
164 collectors / 7 wish lists
History
1 Revisions
Shortcode
[rl671]
1. Overture -- Orchestra
2. It's High Time -- Yvonne Adair
3. Bye Bye Baby -- Carol Channing, Jack McCauley
4. A Little Girl from Little Rock -- Carol Channing
5. I Love What I'm Doing -- Eric Brotherson
6. Just a Kiss Apart -- Yvonne Adair
7. The Practice Scherzo -- Orchestra
8. It's Delightful Down in Chile -- Carol Channing, Rex Evans
9. Sunshine -- Yvonne Adair, Eric Brotherson
10. I'm a 'tingle, I'm a 'glow -- George S. Irving
11. You Say You Care -- Yvonne Adair, Eric Brotherson
12. Mamie Is Mimi -- Honi Coles, Cholly Atkins
13. Diamonds Are a Girl's Best Friend -- Carol Channing
14. Gentlemen Prefer Blondes -- Carol Channing, Jack McCauley
15. Homesick Blues -- Carol Channing, Yvonne Adair, Alice Pearce, Jack McCauley, Eric Brotherson, George S. Irving
16. Keeping Cool with Coolidge -- Yvonne Adair, Company
Format
Audio File
Label
Roslin Records
Released
2011-04-10
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# Tracks
16
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Shortcode
[rl43053]
Title
Great Broadway Shows Volume 2
Format
4-CD
Label
Avid Records UK 148
Released
2006-04-18
Barcode
5022810214823
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Also Contains
Carmen Jones - 1944 Original Broadway Cast
Carousel - 1945 Original Broadway Cast
Finian's Rainbow - 1947 Original Broadway Cast
Guys and Dolls - 1950 Original Broadway Cast
On the Town - 1944 Original Cast Members
South Pacific - 1949 Original Broadway Cast
# Tracks
96
Lists
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Shortcode
[rl36857]
Disc 1
1. Runyonland Music
2. Fugue for Tin Horns
3. Follow the Fold
4. The Oldest Established
5. I'll Know
6. A Bushel And A Peck
7. Adelaide's Lament
8. Guys and Dolls
9. If I Were A Bell
10. My Time of Day
11. I've Never Been In Love Before
12. Take Back Your Mink
13. More I Cannot Wish You
14. Luck Be A Lady
15. Sue Me
16. Sit Down, You're Rockin' The Boat
17. Marry The Man Today
18. Reprise: Guys and Dolls
19. The Carousel Waltz
20. You're A Queer One, Julie Jordan
21. Mister Snow: "His Name Is Mister Snow"
22. Mister Snow: When I Marry Mister Snow"
23. If I Loved You
24. June Is Bustin' Out All Over
25. When The Children Are Asleep: "I Own A Little House"
26. When The Children Are Asleep
Disc 2
1. Blow High, Blow Low
2. Soliloquy
3. This Was A Real Nice Clambake
4. There's Nothin' So Bad For A Woman
5. What's The Use Of Wond'rin'
6. The Highest Judge Of All
7. You'll Never Walk Alone
8. Overture
9. Dites-Moi
10. A Cockeyed Optimist
11. Twin Soliloquies
12. Some Enchanted Evening
13. Bloody Mary
14. There Is Nothin' Like A Dame
15. Bali Ha'i
16. I'm Gonna Wash That Man Right Outa My Hair
17. A Wonderful Guy: "I expect everyone of my crowd to make fun"
18. A Wonderful Guy: "I'm as corny as Kansas in August"
19. Younger Than Springtime
20. Happy Talk
21. Honey Bun
22. You're Got To Be Carefully Taught
23. This Nearly Was Mine
24. Finale
Disc 3
1. Overture
2. It's High Time
3. Bye Bye Baby
4. A Little Girl From Little Rock
5. Just A Kiss Apart
6. I Love What I'm Doing
7. Scherzo
8. It's Delightful Down in Chile
9. You Say You Care
10. I'm A'Tingle, I'm A'Glow
11. Sunshine
12. Diamonds Are A Girl's Best Friend
13. Mamie Is Mimi
14. Homesick Blues
15. Gentlemen Prefer Blondes
16. Finale: Keeping Cool With Coolidge
17. Prelude
18. Lift 'Em Up And Put 'Em Down
19. Dat's Love
20. Dere's A Café On De Corner
21. Beat out Dat Rhythm On A Drum
22. Stan' Up And Fight
23. Whizzin'
24. Dis Flower
Disc 4
1. My Joe
2. Dat's Our Man
3. Finale
4. Overture
5. This Time of Year
6. How Are Things In Cloccca Morra?
7. If This Isn't Love
8. Look To The Rainbow
9. Old Devil Moon
10. Something Sort of Grandish
11. Necessity
12. When The Idle Poor Become The Idle Rich
13. The Begat
14. When I'm Not Near The Girl I Love
15. That Great Come And Get It Day
16. Opening: I Feel Like I'm Not Out Of Bed Yet
17. New, York, New York
18. I Got Carried Away
19. Lucky To Be Me
20. Lonely Town
21. I Can Cook Too
22. Ya Got Me
Format
CD
Label
Naxos 8.120793
Released
2006
Barcode
636943279328
Audio
Mono
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Also Contains
High Button Shoes - 1947 Original Broadway Cast
Notes
The BLONDES tracks are the original versions heard in the 78 RPM and LP releases, not the alternate takes heard on the Sony CD edition. The songs from SHOES are restored to their proper theatrical order.
Lists
10 collectors / 4 wish lists
Shortcode
[rl11339]
1. Overture
2. It's High Time
3. Bye Bye Baby
4. A Little Girl From Little Rock
5. Just A Kiss Apart
6. I Love What I'm Doing
7. Scherzo
8. It's Delightful Down In Chile
9. You Say You Care
10. I'm A'Tingle, I'm A'Glow
11. Sunshine
12. Diamonds Are A Girl's Best Friend
13. Mamie Is Mimi
14. Homesick Blues
15. Gentlemen Prefer Blondes
16. Keeping Cool With Coolidge
17. Can't You Just See Yourself
18. There's Nothing Like A Model 'T'
19. Get Away For A Day In The Country
20. Papa, Won't You Dance With Me?
21. On A Sunday By The Sea
22. You're My Girl
23. I Still Get Jealous
24. Nobody Ever Died For Dear Old Rutgers
Format
CD
Label
Pickwick
Released
2004-05-10
Barcode
5050457512422
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# Tracks
15
Lists
9 collectors / 0 wish lists
Shortcode
[rl15676]
1. Overture (Orchestra)
2. It s High Time (Yvonne Adair)
3. Bye Bye Baby (Carol Channing, Jack McCauley)
4. A Little Girl From Little Rock (Carol Channing)
5. Just A Kiss Apart (Yvonne Adair, Eric Brotherson)
6. I Love What I m Doing (Yvonne Adair)
7. Scherzo (Orchestra)
8. It s Delightful Down In Chile (Carol Channing, Rex Evans)
9. You Say You Care (Yvonne Adair, Eric Brotherson)
10. I m A Tingle, I m A Glow (George S Irving)
11. Sunshine (Yvonne Adair, Eric Brotherson)
12. Diamonds Are A Girl s Best Friend (Carol Channing)
13. Mamie Is Mimi (Honi Coles, Cholly Atkins)
14. Homesick Blues (Carol Channing, Yvonne Adair, Alice Pearce, Jack McCauley, Eric Brotherson, George S Irving)
15. Finale Gentlemen Prefer Blondes/Keeping Cool With Coolidge (Carol Channing, Jack McCauley/ Yvonne Adair)
Format
CD
Label
Prism PLATCD 921
Released
2003
Barcode
5014293692120
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Performer
Frank Sinatra (366)
# Tracks
17
Lists
18 collectors / 0 wish lists
Shortcode
[rl6930]
1. Overture - Orchestra
2. It's High Time
3. Bye Bye Baby
4. A Little Girl From Little Rock
5. I Love What I'm Doing
6. Just A Kiss Apart
7. The Practice Scherzo - Orchestra
8. It's Delightful Down In Chile
9. You Say You Care
10.I'm A 'Tingle, I'm A 'Glow
11.Sunshine
12.Mamie Is Mimi
13.Diamonds Are A Girl's Best Friend
14.Homesick Blues
15.Gentlemen Prefer Blondes
16.Keeping Cool With Coolidge
17.BONUS TRACK: Bye Bye Baby (Frank Sinatra)
Title
Songs from the Shows
Format
2-CD
Label
Empress RAJDD8002
Released
2002-07-15
Barcode
5001940800212
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Also Contains
After Dark / C'est La Guerre - 1940 Geraldo and His Orchestra
And So To Bed - 1951 Original London Cast
Annie Get Your Gun - 1946 Original Broadway Cast
Carousel - 1945 Original Broadway Cast
Finian's Rainbow - 1947 Original Broadway Cast
Gay's the Word - 1950 Original London Cast
Kiss Me, Kate - 1951 Original London Cast
Maybelle / Follow the Bride - 1937 Cicely Courtneidge
Pal Joey - 1950 Studio Cast
South Pacific - 1951 Original London Cast
This is the Army - 1942 Original Broadway Cast
What More Is There To Say? / Gold Digging Digger - Eleanor Summerfield
You've Done Something to My Heart/Let The People Sing - 1940 Evelyn Laye
Zip Goes a Million - Original London Cast
Notes
Includes songs from Finian's Rainbow (4), Pal Joey (4), Carousel (4), Annie Get Your Gun (4), Zip Goes A Million (3), Gay's the Word (4), And So To Bed (3), Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (4), Kiss Me Kate (4), Golden City (2), South Pacific (4), Hide and Seek (2), The Little Dog Laughed (2), This Is The Army (2) & Lights Up (3)
# Tracks
49
Lists
7 collectors / 6 wish lists
Shortcode
[rl13362]
DISC 1:
1. How Are Things in Glocca Morra?
2. If This Isn't Love
3. When I'm Not Near the Girl I Love
4. Old Devil Moon
5. If I Could Write a Book
6. Bewitched
7. Do It the Hard Way
8. Take Him
9. Julie Jordan / Mister Snow You're A Queer One
10. There's Nothing So Bad For A Woman / What's The Use Of Wond'rin'
11. June Is Bustin' Out All Over
12. When the Children Are Asleep
13. There's No Business Like Show Business
14. I Hope Who Do You Love
15. They Say It's Wonderful
16. Anything You Can Do
17. Zip Goes A Million / Running Away To Land
18. Ordinary People
19. I'm Saving up For Sally
20. It's Bound To Be Right On The Night / Gaiety Glad
21. A Matter of Minutes
22. Sweet Thames / Guards On Parade / Ruritania
23. Bees Are Buzzin'
24. Bartholomew Fair / Amo Amas / Songs From The Shows
DISC 2:
1. Sarabande / Beauty Retire
2. The Oaths / And So To Bed
3. It's Delightful Down in Chile
4. It's High Time
5. I Love What I'm Doing
6. Just a Kiss Apart
7. Wunderbar
8. Always True to You in My Fashion
9. So in Love
10. Why Can't You Behave
11. God Digging Digger
12. What More Is There to Say
13. A Wonderful Guy
14. Some Enchanted Evening
15. Honey Bun
16. This Nearly Was Mine
17. Follow the Bride
18. Maybelle
19. F.D.R. Jones
20. Run Rabbit Run
21. I'm Getting Tired So I Can Sleep
22. The Army's Made a Man Out of Me
23. I'll Be Your Sweetheart / Only A Glass Of Champagne
24. C'Est la Guerre
25. You've Done Something to My Heart
Format
LP
Label
Columbia Special Products AOS 2310
Released
1974
Audio
Duophonic
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Lists
15 collectors / 0 wish lists
Shortcode
[rl6695]
1. Overture - Orchestra
2. It's High Time
3. Bye Bye Baby
4. A Little Girl From Little Rock
5. I Love What I'm Doing
6. Just A Kiss Apart
7. The Practice Scherzo - Orchestra
8. It's Delightful Down In Chile
9. You Say You Care
10.I'm A 'Tingle, I'm A 'Glow
11.Sunshine
12.Mamie Is Mimi
13.Diamonds Are A Girl's Best Friend
14.Homesick Blues
15.Gentlemen Prefer Blondes/Keeping Cool With Coolidge
Format
LP
Label
Columbia S 32610
Released
1973
Audio
Mono
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Notes
Reissued as part of the Columbia Treasusry of the American Musical Theatre series.
# Tracks
15
Lists
3 collectors / 0 wish lists
Shortcode
[rl6694]
Format
LP
Label
Columbia OS 2310
Released
1963
Audio
Duophonic
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# Tracks
15
Lists
4 collectors / 0 wish lists
Shortcode
[rl6693]
Format
LP
Label
Columbia OL 4290
Released
1963
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# Tracks
15
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Shortcode
[rl6691]
Format
7-78
Label
Columbia MM 895
Released
1950
# Tracks
15
Lists
3 collectors / 0 wish lists
Shortcode
[rl6689]
Format
LP
Label
Columbia ML 4290
Released
1950
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Shortcode
[rl6688]
1. Overture - Orchestra
2. It's High Time
3. Bye Bye Baby
4. A Little Girl From Little Rock
5. I Love What I'm Doing
6. Just A Kiss Apart
7. The Practice Scherzo - Orchestra
8. It's Delightful Down In Chile
9. You Say You Care
10.I'm A 'Tingle, I'm A 'Glow
11.Sunshine
12.Mamie Is Mimi
13.Diamonds Are A Girl's Best Friend
14.Homesick Blues
15.Gentlemen Prefer Blondes/Keeping Cool With Coolidge
Format
4-45
Label
Columbia A 895
Country
US
Lists
2 collectors / 0 wish lists
History
2 Revisions
Shortcode
[rl13892]
A1. Overture
A2. It's High Time
B1. Bye Bye Baby
B2. A Little Girl from Little Rock
C1. Just a Kiss Apart
C2. I Love What I'm Doing
D1. Scherzo
D2. It's Delightful Down in Chile
E1. You Say You Care
E2. I'm a 'tingle, I'm a 'glow
F1. Sunshine
F2. Diamonds Are Girl's Best Friend
G1. Mamie Is Mimi
G2. Homesick Blues
H1. Finale:
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes
Keeping Cool with Coolidge
Format
CD
Label
Naxos
Barcode
543534542443
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Also Contains
High Button Shoes - 1947 Original Broadway Cast
Lists
1 collector / 1 wish list
Shortcode
[rl11373]
Format
45
Label
Columbia A-1736
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# Tracks
4
Lists
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Shortcode
[rl6690]

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