Sweeney Todd, The Demon Barber of Fleet Street > Original Broadway Cast


Show Details

Show
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (30)
Music
Stephen Sondheim (641)
Lyrics
Stephen Sondheim (641)
Book
Hugh Wheeler (16)

Recording Details

Date
1979
Type
Audio / Stage Cast
Language
English
Location
US / NY / New York
Theatre/Venue
Uris Theatre
Producer
Thomas Z. Shepard (111)
Engineer
Anthony Salvatore (2)
Liner Notes
Robert Kimball (32)
Package Design
J.J. Stelmach
Photography
Martha Swope, Van Williams
Director
Harold Prince (46)
Choreography
Larry Fuller (9)
Music Director
Paul Gemignani (99)
Orchestrations
Jonathan Tunick (155)
Performer
Len Cariou (29), Victor Garber (25), Cris Groenendaal (20), Skip Harris (2), Eric Jennings, Ken Jennings (11), Betsy Joslyn (6), Frank Kopyc (7), Angela Lansbury (87), Merle Louise (18), Craig Lucas (8), Edmund Lyndeck (8), Robert Ousley (6), Richard Warren Pugh (3), Sarah Rice (5), Joaquín Romaguera, Jack Eric Williams (4)
Shortcode
[r2759]

Tracks also appear on these releases / recordings

A Collector's Sondheim - 1985 Compilation A Little Priest, Epiphany, Pretty Women
Clive Barker: Being Music - 1999 Compilation Johanna (Todd's Version)
Comedy Tonight: Stephen Sondheim's Funniest Songs - 2002 Compilation A Little Priest, The Worst Pies in London
Great Musicals - Compilation The Worst Pies in London

Releases (7)

Format
2-CD
Label
Masterworks Broadway 82876 68639-2
Released
2007-03-20
Barcode
828766863925
Audio
Stereo
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Performers
Julie Andrews (151)Harolyn Blackwell (10)
Notes
Remastered w/ Bonus tracks. Hidden track of Julie Andrews singing Sweet Polly Plunkett from Putting It Together.
# Tracks
35
Lists
224 collectors / 14 wish lists
History
3 Revisions
Shortcode
[rl5283]
Disc 1:
1. Prelude
The Ballad of Sweeney Todd
2. No Place Like London
3. The Barber and His Wife
4. The Worst Pies in London
5. Poor Thing
6. My Friends
7. The Ballad of Sweeney Todd: Lift Your Razor High, Sweeney!
8. Green Finch and Linnet Bird
9. Ah, Miss
10. Johanna
11. Pirelli's Miracle Elixir
12. The Contest
13. The Ballad of Sweeney Todd: Sweeney Pondered and Sweeney Planned
14. Wait
15. The Ballad of Sweeney Todd: His Hands Were Quick, His Fingers Strong
16. Johanna (Judge's Version)
17. Kiss Me
18. Ladies in Their Sensitivities
19. Pretty Women
20. Epiphany
21. A Little Priest
Disc 2:
1. God, That's Good!
2. Johanna (Todd's Version)
3. By the Sea
4. Wigmaker Sequence
The Ballad of Sweeney Todd: Sweeney Waited Too Long
The Letter
5. Not While I'm Around
6. Parlor Songs
7. City on Fire!
Final Sequence
8. The Ballad of Sweeney Todd
9. Symphonic Sondheim: Sweeney Todd (BONUS)
The Ballad of Sweeney Todd -- Orchestra
Johanna -- Jerry Hadley
Pretty Women -- Eugene Perry, Herbert Perry
10. Green Finch and Linnet Bird -- Harolyn Blackwell (Bonus)
Format
2-CD
Label
RCA Red Seal 3379-2-RC
Released
1988
Barcode
0078635337921
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# Tracks
29
Lists
202 collectors / 1 wish list
Shortcode
[rl2406]
Format
CD
Label
RCA Red Seal RCD1 5033
Released
1984
Barcode
078635503326
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Notes
Highlights from the 2 Lp set, this was one of RCA's first cast album CD releases.
# Tracks
14
Lists
56 collectors / 0 wish lists
Shortcode
[rl5120]
1. Prelude/The Ballad of Sweeney Todd: Attend the tale of Sweeney Todd...
2. No Place Like London/The Barber And His Wife
3. The Worst Pies In London
4. My Friends/The Ballad of Sweeney Todd: Lift Your Razor High, Sweeney!...
5. Johanna
6. The Ballad of Sweeney Todd: Sweeney pondered and Sweeney planned.../Wait
7. Kiss Me/Ladies in Their Sensitivities
8. Pretty Women/Epiphany
9. A Little Priest
10. God, That's Good!
11. Johanna
12. By The Sea
13. Not While I'm Around
14. Final Sequence (Excerpt)/The Ballad of Sweeney Todd: Attend The Tale of Sweeney Todd...
Format
CD
Label
Sony Masterworks 795373
Released
2012-04-24
Barcode
886979537323
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# Tracks
31
Lists
3 collectors / 0 wish lists
Shortcode
[rl38932]
Disc 1
1. Prelude: The Ballad of Sweeney Todd: "Attend The Tale Of Sweeney Todd" (From "Sweeney Todd")
2. No Place Like London (From "Sweeney Todd")
3. The Barber and His Wife (From "Sweeney Todd")
4. The Worst Pies in London (From "Sweeney Todd")
5. Poor Thing (From "Sweeney Todd")
6. My Friends (From "Sweeney Todd")
7. The Ballad of Sweeney Todd: "Lift Your Razor High, Sweeney!" (From "Sweeney Todd")
8. Green Finch and Linnet Bird (From "Sweeney Todd")
9. Ah, Miss (From "Sweeney Todd")
10. Johanna (From "Sweeney Todd")
11. Pirelli's Miracle Elixir (From "Sweeney Todd")
12. The Contest
13. The Ballad of Sweeney Todd: "Sweeney pondered and Sweeney planned" (From "Sweeney Todd")
14. Wait (From "Sweeney Todd")
15. The Ballad of Sweeney Todd: "His hands were quick, his fingers strong" (From "Sweeney Todd")
16. Johanna (From "Sweeney Todd")
17. Kiss Me (From "Sweeney Todd")
18. Ladies In Their Sensitivities (From "Sweeney Todd")
19. Pretty Women
20. Epiphany (From "Sweeney Todd")
21. A Little Priest (From "Sweeney Todd")
Disc 2
1. God, That's Good! (From "Sweeney Todd")
2. Johanna (From "Sweeney Todd")
3. By the Sea (From "Sweeney Todd")
4. Wigmaker Sequence; The Ballad of Sweeney Todd: "Sweeney'd waited too long before"; The Letter (From "Sweeney Todd")
5. Not While I'm Around (From "Sweeney Todd")
6. Parlor Songs (From "Sweeney Todd")
7. Final Sequence (From "Sweeney Todd")
8. The Ballad of Sweeney Todd: "Attend the tale of Sweeney Todd" (From "Sweeney Todd")
9. Symphonic Sondheim: Sweeney Todd
10. Green Finch And Linnet Bird (From "Sweeney Todd")
Format
2-LP
Label
RCA RED SEAL BL 03378(2)
Released
1980
Notes
U.K. issue.
Lists
2 collectors / 0 wish lists
Shortcode
[rl23760]
Format
2-Cassette
Label
RCA Red Seal CBK2-3379
Released
1979
Lists
5 collectors / 0 wish lists
Shortcode
[rl17092]
Format
2-LP
Label
RCA Red Seal CBL2 3379
Released
1979
Lists
46 collectors / 0 wish lists
Shortcode
[rl7765]

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