The King And I > Original Broadway Cast


Show Details

Show
The King and I (75)
Music
Richard Rodgers (1262)
Lyrics
Oscar Hammerstein II (885)
Book
Oscar Hammerstein II (885)

Recording Details

Date
April 1951
Type
Audio / Stage Cast
Language
English
Location
US / NY / New York
Theatre/Venue
St. James Theatre
Liner Notes
Louis Untermeyer (13)
Director
John van Druten
Choreography
Jerome Robbins (40)
Conductor
Frederick Dvonch (14)
Music Director
Frederick Dvonch (14)
Orchestrations
Robert Russell Bennett (198)
Dance Music
Trude Rittmann (68)
Performer
Yul Brynner (33) — King of Siam, Larry Douglas (11) — Lun Tha, Sandy Kennedy — Louis Leonowens, Gertrude Lawrence (104) — Anna Leonowens, Doretta Morrow (31) — Princess Tuptim, Dorothy Sarnoff (5) — Lady Thiang
Notes
Original Cast Album Recorded April 16 & 17, 1951.
Shortcode
[r2824]

Tracks also appear on these releases / recordings

Front Row Center - 1996 Compilation Album Getting to Know You
Future Idols - 2008 Compilation Getting to Know You
I Have Dreamed - 2008 Doretta Morrow I Have Dreamed, My Lord and Master, We Kiss in a Shadow

Releases (10)

Format
LP
Label
MCA 1629
Released
1984
Audio
Duophonic
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[rl7467]
1. Overture {The King and I}
2. I Whistle a Happy Tune {The King and I}
3. My Lord and Master {The King and I} - Doretta Morrow
4. Hello Young Lovers {The King and I}
5. March of the Siamese Children {The King and I}
6. Puzzlement {The King and I} - Yul Brynner
7. Getting to Know You {The King and I}
8. We Kiss in the Shadow {The King and I} - Larry Douglas, Larry Douglas, Doretta Morrow
9. Shall I Tell You What I Think of You {The King and I}
10. Something Wonderful {The King and I} - Dorothy Sarnoff
11. I Have Dreamed {The King and I} - Larry Douglas, Larry Douglas, Doretta Morrow
12. Shall We Dance {The King and I} - Yul Brynner, Gertrude Lawrence
Format
LP
Label
MCA PPL167
Released
1983
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[rl12782]
Format
LP
Label
MCA 37095
Released
1981
Audio
Duophonic
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[rl7466]
1. Overture {The King and I}
2. I Whistle a Happy Tune {The King and I}
3. My Lord and Master {The King and I} - Doretta Morrow
4. Hello Young Lovers {The King and I}
5. March of the Siamese Children {The King and I}
6. Puzzlement {The King and I} - Yul Brynner
7. Getting to Know You {The King and I}
8. We Kiss in the Shadow {The King and I} - Larry Douglas, Larry Douglas, Doretta Morrow
9. Shall I Tell You What I Think of You {The King and I}
10. Something Wonderful {The King and I} - Dorothy Sarnoff
11. I Have Dreamed {The King and I} - Larry Douglas, Larry Douglas, Doretta Morrow
12. Shall We Dance {The King and I} - Yul Brynner, Gertrude Lawrence
Format
LP
Label
MCA 2028
Released
1973
Audio
Duophonic
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[rl7465]
1. Overture {The King and I}
2. I Whistle a Happy Tune {The King and I}
3. My Lord and Master {The King and I} - Doretta Morrow
4. Hello Young Lovers {The King and I}
5. March of the Siamese Children {The King and I}
6. Puzzlement {The King and I} - Yul Brynner
7. Getting to Know You {The King and I}
8. We Kiss in the Shadow {The King and I} - Larry Douglas, Larry Douglas, Doretta Morrow
9. Shall I Tell You What I Think of You {The King and I}
10. Something Wonderful {The King and I} - Dorothy Sarnoff
11. I Have Dreamed {The King and I} - Larry Douglas, Larry Douglas, Doretta Morrow
12. Shall We Dance {The King and I} - Yul Brynner, Gertrude Lawrence
Format
LP
Label
Decca DL 79008
Released
1959
Audio
Duophonic
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[rl7464]
1. Overture {The King and I}
2. I Whistle a Happy Tune {The King and I}
3. My Lord and Master {The King and I} - Doretta Morrow
4. Hello Young Lovers {The King and I}
5. March of the Siamese Children {The King and I}
6. Puzzlement {The King and I} - Yul Brynner
7. Getting to Know You {The King and I}
8. We Kiss in the Shadow {The King and I} - Larry Douglas, Larry Douglas, Doretta Morrow
9. Shall I Tell You What I Think of You {The King and I}
10. Something Wonderful {The King and I} - Dorothy Sarnoff
11. I Have Dreamed {The King and I} - Larry Douglas, Larry Douglas, Doretta Morrow
12. Shall We Dance {The King and I} - Yul Brynner, Gertrude Lawrence
Format
LP
Label
Decca DL 9008
Released
1951
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Format
LP
Label
Festival FR12-1040
Country
Australia
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Format
LP
Label
Diskport MFPL 86Y05
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Japanese import
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[rl23666]
Format
LP
Label
Brunswick LAT 8026
Country
UK
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Original UK release. 1950s.
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12
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[rl12511]
Format
LP
Label
Coral CPS 14
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