The Band Wagon > Film Soundtrack


Show Details

Show
The Band Wagon (7)
Music
Arthur Schwartz (244)
Lyrics
Howard Dietz (191)
Book
Howard Dietz (191), George S. Kaufman (16)

Recording Details

Date
1953
Type
Audio / Film Cast
Language
English
Book
Betty Comden (225) — screenplay, Adolph Green (232) — screenplay
Liner Notes
Bruce Eder (9)
Director
Vincente Minnelli (31)
Choreography
Michael Kidd (30)
Conductor
Adolph Deutsch (38)
Music Director
Adolph Deutsch (38)
Orchestrations
Alexander Courage (40), Skip Martin (30), Conrad Salinger (101)
Performer
India Adams (13) — dubs Cyd Charisse, Fred Astaire (336), Jack Buchanan (48), MGM Studio Chorus (43), Nanette Fabray (33), Oscar Levant (42)
Shortcode
[r1501]

Tracks also appear on these releases / recordings

That's Entertainment! III - 1994 Film Soundtrack That's Entertainment
That's Entertainment, Part 2 - 1976 Film Soundtrack That's Entertainment, Triplets

Releases (19)

Format
CD
Label
EMI CDP 7933062
Released
1989
Barcode
0077779329625
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Also Contains
Show Boat - 1951 Soundtrack
# Tracks
17
Lists
9 collectors / 0 wish lists
Shortcode
[rl2794]
1. Ol' Man River
song from Show Boat
2. Make Believe
song from Show Boat
3. I Might Fall Back on You
song from Show Boat
4. Can't Help Lovin' Dat Man
song from Show Boat
5. Why Do I Love You?
song from Show Boat
6. Bill
song from Show Boat
7. Life Upon the Wicked Stage
song from Show Boat
8. You Are Love
song from Show Boat
9. Reprise: Ol' Man River
song from Show Boat
10. A Shine On Your Shoes
song from Flying Colors
11. By Myself
12. Dancing in the Dark
13. Triplets
14. A New Sun in the Sky
I Guess I'll Have to Change My Plan
song from The Little Show
15. Louisiana Hayride
song from Flying Colors
16. I Love Louisa
17. That's Entertainment
Format
CD
Label
Sony 7638492
Released
2010-05-11
Barcode
886976384920
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# Tracks
28
Lists
18 collectors / 4 wish lists
History
1 Revisions
Shortcode
[rl36798]
1. Main Title (New Sun In The Sky/I Love Louisa/High And Low)
2. By Myself
3. Penny Arcade (Shine On Your Shoes Intro)
4. A Shine On Your Shoes
5. Oedipus Bridge
6. That's Entertainment!
7. Is It All A Dream (La Femme Rouge)
8. Sweet Music (Outtake) [Alternate Take]
9. You Have Everything (Outtake) [Alternate Take]
10. Got A Bran' New Suit (Outtake) [Alternate Take]
11. Sweet Music
12. Medley: Carriage In The Park/High And Low
13. Dancing In The Dark
14. Two-Faced Woman
15. You And The Night And The Music
16. The Egg
17. Something To Remember You By
18. I Love Louisa
19. New Sun In The Sky
20. I Guess I'll Have To Change My Plan
21. Louisiana Hayride
22. Triplets
23. The Girl Hunt Ballet
24. By Myself (Reprise)
25. For He's A Jolly Good Fellow
26. That's Entertainment! (Reprise Finale)
27. Two-Faced Woman* [Demo Version]
28. That's Entertainment!* [Demo Version]
Format
CD
Label
Membran/Mousiki Akti
Released
2008-07-29
Barcode
4011222218117
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Lists
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Shortcode
[rl29511]
Format
CD
Label
Hallmark
Released
2006-12-19
Barcode
5050457054922
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Lists
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Shortcode
[rl26848]
1. Louisiana Hayride
2. That's Entertainment
3. By Myself
4. Dancing In The Dark
5. Triplets
6. I Love Louisa
7. A Shine On Your Shoes
8. A New Sun In The Sky
9. I Guess I'll Have To Change My Plans
10. The Girl Hunt Ballet
Format
CD
Label
Snapper
Released
2005-03-15
Barcode
636551301022
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# Tracks
15
Lists
3 collectors / 0 wish lists
Shortcode
[rl29132]
1. By Myself
2. Penny Arcade
3. Shine on Your Shoes
4. That's Entertainment
5. Is It All a Dream
6. I Love Louisa
7. Dancing in the Dark
8. New Sun in the Sky
9. I Guess I Have to Change My Plan
10. You and the Night and the Music
11. Louisiana Hayride
12. Sweet Music
13. Triplets
14. Something to Remember You By
15. Girl Hunt Ballet
Format
CD
Label
Prism PLATCD 1262
Released
2004
Barcode
5014293126229
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Also Contains
The Band Wagon - 1931 Original Cast members
Notes
Also contains excerpts from the original 1931 Broadway stage production featuring Fred and Adele Astaire
# Tracks
21
Lists
12 collectors / 0 wish lists
Shortcode
[rl10846]
Selections From the MGM Film
1. A Shine On Your Shoes - Fred Astaire
2. By Myself - Fred Astaire
3. Dancing In The Dark - Orchestra
4. Triplets - Fred Astaire, Nanette Fabray & Jack Buchanan
5. New Sun In The sky / I Guess I'll Have To Change My Plan - India Adams / Fred Astaire & Jack Buchanan
6. Louisiana Hayride - Nanette Fabray
7. I Love Louisa - Fred Astaire
8. That's Entertainment - Fred Astaire, Nanette Fabray, Jack Buchanan & India Adams
9. The Girl Hunt Ballet - Fred Astaire
Excerpts from the original 1931 Broadway stage production
10. Overture - Orchestra
11. Introduction - Leo Reisman, Arthur Schwartz & Howard Dietz
12. Sweet Music (To Worry The Wolf Away) - Fred & Adele Astaire
13. High And Low - Orchestra
14. Hoops - Fred & Adele Astaire
15. Confession - Orchestra
16. New Sun In The Sky - Orchestra
17. I Love Louisa - Fred Astaire
18. Ballet Music - Orchestra
19. Beggars Waltz - Orchestra
20. White Heat - Fred Astaire
21. Dancing In The Dark - Orchestra
Format
CD
Label
Rhino 72253
Released
1996-07-16
Barcode
0081227225322
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Performer
Richard Beavers, Roger Edens (100)
Lists
55 collectors / 3 wish lists
Shortcode
[rl1150]
1. Main Title (New Sun In The Sky/I Love Louisa/High And Low) - The M-G-M Studio Orchestra
2. By Myself - Fred Astaire
3. Penny Arcade (Shine On Your Shoes Intro) - The M-G-M Studio Orchestra
4. A Shine On Your Shoes - Fred Astaire
5. Oedipus Bridge - Jack Buchanan
6. That's Entertainment! - Fred Astaire/Jack Buchanan/Nanette Fabray/Oscar Levant
7. Is It All A Dream (La Femme Rouge) - The M-G-M Studio Orchestra
8. Sweet Music (Outtake) - Nanette Fabray/Oscar Levant
9. You Have Everything (Outtake) - The M-G-M Studio Orchestra
10. Got A Bran' New Suit (Outtake) - Nanette Fabray/Fred Astaire/Oscar Levant
11. Sweet Music (Instrumental) - The M-G-M Studio Orchestra
12. Medley: Carriage In The Park/High And Low - The M-G-M Studio Orchestra
13. Dancing In The Dark - The M-G-M Studio Orchestra
14. Two-Faced Woman (Outtake) - India Adams/Oscar Levant
15. You And The Night And The Music - The M-G-M Studio Orchestra & Chorus
16. The Egg - The M-G-M Studio Orchestra & Chorus
17. Something To Remember You By - The M-G-M Studio Orchestra & Chorus
18. I Love Louisa - Fred Astaire/Nanette Fabray/Oscar Levant & Company
19. New Sun In The Sky - India Adams & Chorus
20. I Guess I'll Have To Change My Plan - Fred Astaire/Jack Buchanan
21. Louisiana Hayride - Nanette Fabray
22. Triplets - Fred Astaire/Nanette Fabray/Jack Buchanan
23. The Girl Hunt Ballet - Fred Astaire
24. By Myself (Reprise) - Fred Astaire
25. For He's A Jolly Good Fellow - The M-G-M Studio Chorus
26. That's Entertainment! (Reprise Finale) - Fred Astaire/India Adams/Nanette Fabray/Jack Buchanan/Oscar Levant
27. Two-Faced Woman (Demo) - Roger Edens
28. That's Entertainment! (Demo) - Roger Edens/Richard Beavers
Format
CD
Label
Sony Special Products AK 46197
Released
1991
Barcode
074644619720
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# Tracks
28
Length
48:09
Lists
11 collectors / 2 wish lists
Shortcode
[rl4416]
01. Title Music -- Orchestra
02. By Myself -- Fred Astaire
03. A Shine on Your Shoes -- Fred Astaire
04. Oedipus Rex (Cordova Conquers ...) -- Jack Buchanan & Greek Chorus
05. That's Entertainment -- Jack Buchanan, Nanette Fabray, Oscar Levant & Fred Astaire
06. At the Ballet (Beggar's Waltz) -- Orchestra
07. That's Entertainment (Reprise) -- Orchestra
08. Dancing in the Dark -- Orchestra
09. You And The Night And The Music -- Orchestra, Chorus & The Special Effects Team
10. Opening Night (Cordova Conquered ...) -- Orchestra & Chorus
11. I Love Louisa -- Fred Astaire with Oscar Levant & Chorus
12. A New Sun in the Sky -- India Adams & Chorus
13. I Guess I'll Have to Change My Plan -- Fred Astaire & Jack Buchanan
14. Louisiana Hayride -- Nanette Fabray & Chorus
15. Triplets -- Nanette Fabray, Fred Astaire & Jack Buchanan
16. The Girl Hunt Ballet -- Narrated by Fred Astaire
17. That's Entertainment (Finale) -- Jack Buchanan, Nanette Fabray, Oscar Levant, Fred Astaire, India Adams & Chorus
Title
Musicals Vol. 2
Format
4-CD
Label
Real Gone Music
Released
2016-10-14
Barcode
5036408186720
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Also Contains
Flower Drum Song - 1958 Original Broadway Cast
Gigi - 1958 Film Soundtrack
Kiss Me, Kate - 1953 Film Soundtrack
Seven Brides for Seven Brothers - 1954 Film Soundtrack
The Wizard Of Oz - 1939 Film Soundtrack
Notes
Includes - Flower Drum Song (Broadway cast), Gigi, The Wizard of Oz, Seven Brides for Seven Brothers, Kiss Me Kate; and The Band Wagon.
Lists
1 collector / 0 wish lists
History
5 Revisions
Shortcode
[rl53318]
Format
CD
Label
Blue Moon BMCD 7011
Released
2004-11-16
Barcode
8427328070119
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Also Contains
The Belle Of New York - 1952 Film Soundtrack
# Tracks
20
Lists
3 collectors / 0 wish lists
Shortcode
[rl29510]
THE BAND WAGON
1. Overture - MGM Orchestra
2. By Myself - Fred Astaire
3. A Shine On Your Shoes - Fred Astaire
4. That's Entertainment - Fred Astaire, Oscar Levant, Nanette Fabray & Jack Buchanan
5. Dancing In The Dark - MGM Orchestra
6. I Love Louisa - Fred Astaire
7. a) New Sun In The Sky - India Adams
b) I Guess I'll Have To Change My Plans - Fred Astaire & Jack Buchanan
c) Louisiana Hayride - Nanette Fabray
8. Triplets - Fred Astaire, Nanette Fabray & Jack Buchanan
9. Girl Hunt
10. Finale - By Myself/That's Entertainment - Fred Astaire, India Adams, Jack Buchanan, Nanette Fabray & Oscar Levant
THE BELLE OF NEW YORK
11. Overture (When you're Out With The Belle Of New York) - MGM Orchestra
12. Bachelor's Dinner Song - Fred Astaire & Girls
13. Seeing's Believing - Fred Astaire
14. Baby Doll - Fred Astaire
15. Oops - Fred Astaire
16. A Bride's Wedding Day (Thank you Mr Currier, Thank You Mr Ives) - Anita Ellis
17. Naughty But Nice - Anita Ellis
18. Naughty But Nice - Alice Pearce
19. I Wanna Be A Dancin' Man - Fred Astaire
20. Finale (When You're Out With The Belle Of New York) MGM Orchestra & Chorus
Format
LP
Label
MCA 25015
Released
1986
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Lists
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Shortcode
[rl19474]
Side 1:
1. A Shine On Your Shoes
2. By Myself
3. Dancing In The Dark -- Instrumental
4. Triplets
5. New Sun In The Sky / I Guess I'll Have To Change My Plans
6. Louisiana Hayride
7. I Love Louisa
Side 2:
1. That's Entertainment
2. The Girl Hunt Ballet Part 1
3. The Girl Hunt Ballet Part 2
4. The Girl Hunt Ballet Part 3
5. The Girl Hunt Ballet Part 4
Format
Cassette
Label
MCA MCAC-25015
Released
1986
# Tracks
12
Lists
2 collectors / 0 wish lists
Shortcode
[rl17085]
Side 1:
1. A Shine On Your Shoes
2. By Myself
3. Dancing In The Dark -- Instrumental
4. Triplets
5. New Sun In The Sky / I Guess I'll Have To Change My Plans
6. Louisiana Hayride
7. I Love Louisa
Side 2:
1. That's Entertainment
2. The Girl Hunt Ballet Part 1
3. The Girl Hunt Ballet Part 2
4. The Girl Hunt Ballet Part 3
5. The Girl Hunt Ballet Part 4
Format
LP
Label
MGM/Polydor 2353 091
Released
1974
Audio
Duophonic
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Notes
Issued in the U.K. only as part of the Silver Screen Soundtracks series.
Lists
4 collectors / 0 wish lists
Shortcode
[rl12054]
Title
Those Glorious MGM Musicals: The Band Wagon / Kiss Me Kate
Format
2-LP
Label
MGM 2-SES-44ST
Released
1973
Audio
Mono
Also Contains
Kiss Me, Kate - 1953 Film Soundtrack
Notes
For this release "That's Entertainment" is split in half. The First half of the song opens the album and the final portion is used as a finale.
Lists
19 collectors / 0 wish lists
Shortcode
[rl5665]
THE BANDWAGON
1. That's Entertainment (Part One)
2. By Myself
3. Triplets
4. I Love Louisa
5. A New Sun in the Sky/I Guess I'll Have to Change My Plan
6. Dancing in the Dark
7. A Shine on your Shoes
8. Louisiana Hayride
9. The Girl Hunt Ballet
10.That's Entertainment (conclusion)
KISS ME KATE:
1. Too Darn Hot
2. So In Love
3. Why Can't You Behave
4. Wunderbar
5. We Open In Venice
6. Tom, Dick Or Harry
7. I've Come To Wive It Wealthily In Padua
8. I Hate Men
9. Were Thine That Special Face
10.Where Is The Life That Late I Led
11.Always True To You In My Fashion
12. Brush Up Your Shakespeare
13. From This Moment On
14. Kiss Me Kate
Format
45
Label
MGM X 1013
Released
1953
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Notes
45-rpm Ep contains just "The Girl Hunt Ballet."
Lists
1 collector / 0 wish lists
Shortcode
[rl8153]
1. The Girl Hunt Ballet
Format
2-45
Label
MGM X 207
Released
1953
Notes
Two 45-rpm EP's containing the man songs but not "The Girl Hunt Ballet" which was issued on its own.
Lists
1 collector / 0 wish lists
Shortcode
[rl7844]
Format
LP
Label
MGM E 3051
Released
1953
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Notes
MGM Records originally planned this release as a 10" LP containing just the eight main songs (but not The Girl Hunt Ballet) and assigned the catalogue number E 207. The 10" version was never released (the catalogue number never used) and this was the label's first 12" LP movie soundtrack album.
Lists
8 collectors / 0 wish lists
Shortcode
[rl5857]
1. A Shine on Your Shoes
2. By Myself
3. Dancing in the Dark
4. Triplets
5. A new Sun in the Sky / I guess I'll Have to Change my Plan
6. Louisiana Hayride
7. I Love Louisa
8. The Girl Hunt
9. That's Entertainment
Format
CD
Label
EMI CDP 79 3306 2
Barcode
0077779330621
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Also Contains
Show Boat - 1951 Soundtrack
Lists
2 collectors / 0 wish lists
Shortcode
[rl15716]
Format
LP
Label
EMI MGM C752
Country
UK
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Notes
1950s UK release. EMI under licence from MGM. Utilty cover.
# Tracks
9
Lists
2 collectors / 0 wish lists
Shortcode
[rl12751]
1. A Shine On Your Shoes
2. By Myself
3. Dancing In The Dark
4. TRiplets
5. New Sun In The Sky - I Guess I'll Have To Change My Plans
6. Louisiana Hayride
7. I Love Louisa
8. That's Entertainment
9. The Girl Hunt Ballet - Narrated by Fred Astaire.

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