Annotation

A version of the musical directed by John Doyle in the West End transferred to Broadway, opening on November 3, 2005 at the Eugene O'Neill Theatre with a new cast, all of whom played their own instruments, as had been done in London.

cast:
Michael Cerveris - Sweeney Todd / Guitar
Patti LuPone - Mrs. Lovett / Tuba / Percussion
Lauren Molina - Johanna / Cello
Manoel Felciano - Tobias / Violin / Clarinet / Piano
Mark Jacoby - Judge Turpin / Trumpet / Percussion
Benjamin Magnuson - Anthony / Cello / Piano
Alexander Gemignani - Beadle Bamford / Piano / Trumpet
Donna Lynne Champlin - Pirelli / Accordion / Flute / Piano
Diana DiMarzio - Beggar Woman / Clarinet
John Arbo - Fogg / Double Bass

the original orchestration by Jonathan Tunick in Stephen Sondheim's musical pertains to earlier productions;
in this 2005 Broadway revival, which was nominated for six Tony Awards including Best Orchestration, Sarah Travis reconstructed Tunick's original arrangements.

Packaging is a cardboard sleeve containing a jewel case and booklet. Booklet contains lyric, story, cast. etc.

Annotation last modified on 2017-04-22 01:16 .

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 The Ballad of Sweeney Todd
2:49
2 No Place Like London
6:10
3 The Worst Pies in London
2:45
4 Poor Thing
3:29
5 My Friends
3:04
6 The Ballad of Sweeney Todd
0:46
7 Green Finch and Linnet Bird
2:20
8 Ah, Miss
2:19
9 Johanna
1:50
10 Pirelli's Miracle Elixir
3:43
11 The Contest
2:27
12 The Ballad of Sweeney Todd
0:34
13 Johanna
3:26
14 Wait
2:31
15 Kiss Me
1:23
16 Ladies in Their Sensitivities
2:14
17 Kiss Me
1:40
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Pretty Women
4:46
2 Epiphany
3:19
3 A Little Priest
7:33
4 God, That's Good!
5:29
5 Johanna
5:43
6 By the Sea
4:03
7 Not While I'm Around
4:32
8 The Judge's Return
6:50
9 The Ballad of Sweeney Todd
3:06