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Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Main Title
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra and Chorus 1:59
2 Trouble in School (extended version)
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra 1:21
3 Farmyard (outtake)
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra 0:38
4 Over the Rainbow
Judy Garland 2:45
5 Miss Gulch (extended version)
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra 2:45
6 Leaving Home
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra 1:26
7 Crystal Gazing (extended version)
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra 1:48
8 Cyclone (extended version)
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra 2:19
9 Munchkinland
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra 2:28
10 I’m Not a Witch
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra 0:51
11 Come Out, Come Out…
Billie Burke and The Munchkins 0:43
12 It Really Was No Miracle
Judy Garland, Billy Bletcher and The Munchkins 1:00
13 We Thank You Very Sweetly
Joseph Koziel and Frank Cucksey 0:20
14 Ding-Dong! The Witch Is Dead
The Munchkins 0:47
15 As Mayor of the Munchkin City
Billy Bletcher, Pinto Colvig and J.D. Jewkes 0:33
16 As Coroner, I Must Aver
Rad Robinson 0:31
17 Ding-Dong! The Witch Is Dead (reprise)
The Munchkins 0:47
18 The Lullaby League
Lorraine Bridges, Betty Rome and Carol Tevis 0:23
19 The Lollipop Guild
Billy Bletcher, Jon Dodson & Bud Linn 0:25
20 We Welcome You to Munchkinland
The Munchkins 0:39
21 Threatening Witch (extended version)
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra 2:13
22 Leaving Munchkinland
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra 1:22
23 Good Fairy Vanishes
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra 0:34
24 Follow the Yellow Brick Road / You’re Off to See the Wizard
Judy Garland and The Munchkins 2 0:50
25 The Cornfield
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra 2:47
26 If I Only Had a Brain (extended version)
Ray Bolger and Judy Garland 3:45
27 We’re Off to See the Wizard (duo)
Judy Garland and Ray Bolger 0:34
28 The Apple Orchard (extended version)
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra 1:35
29 If I Only Had a Heart (extended version)
Jack Haley 3:13
30 Witch on Roof (extended version)
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra 0:54
31 Bees & Tin Woodman Lament (partial outtake)
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra 1:53
32 We’re Off to See the Wizard (trio)
Judy Garland, Ray Bolger and Buddy Ebsen 0:26
33 Into the Forest of Wild Beasts
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra 1:14
34 The Lion’s Confession (outtake)
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra 0:48
35 If I Only Had the Nerve
Bert Lahr, Jack Haley, Ray Bolger and Judy Garland 0:42
36 We’re Off to See the Wizard (quartet)
Judy Garland, Ray Bolger, Buddy Ebsen and Bert Lahr 0:26
37 Poppies
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra 1:44
38 The Spell (extended version)
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra 3:19
39 Optimistic Voices
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra, The Debutantes and The Rhythmettes 1:10
40 Sign on the Gate / The City Gates Open (extended version)
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra 1:16
41 The Merry Old Land of Oz
Frank Morgan, Judy Garland, Ray Bolger, Jack Haley, Bert Lahr, Tyler Brook, Ralph Sudam, Bobby Watson, Oliver Smith, Charles Irwin, Lois January, Elivda Rizzo, Lorraine Bridges and The M-G-M Studio Chorus 1:52
42 Change of the Guard (outtake) / Wizard’s Exit
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra 0:29
43 If I Were King of the Forest (extended version)
Bert Lahr, Judy Garland, Jack Haley and Ray Bolger 4:17
44 At the Gates of Emerald City (extended version)
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra 3:14
45 Magic Smoke Chords
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra 0:37
46 Terrified Lion
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra 0:39
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Haunted Forest (extended version)
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra 3:14
2 The Jitterbug (outtake)
Judy Garland, Ray Bolger, Jack Haley, Buddy Ebsen and Bert Lahr 3:24
3 The Jitterbug’s Attack (extended version)
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra 1:01
4 The Witch’s Castle (extended version)
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra 3:10
5 Toto Brings News (extended version) / Over the Rainbow (reprise) (outtake)
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra / Judy Garland 3:03
6 March of the Winkies (extended version)
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra 2:47
7 Dorothy’s Rescue (extended version)
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra 3:10
8 On the Castle Wall (extended version)
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra 2:30
9 Ding-Dong! Emerald City (outtake)
Ken Darby and The M-G-M Studio Chorus 1:15
10 The Wizard’s Exposé (extended version) / Emerald City Graduation Exercises
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra 3:54
11 Fill-In Awards / I Was Floating Through Space / Balloon Ascension / Second Cheer
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra 1:45
12 I Hereby Decree
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra 4:14
13 Delirious Escape (extended version) / Delirious Escape Continued / End Title
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra 3:33
14 Main Title (alternate take with unused tag)
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra and Chorus 1:54
15 Over the Rainbow (partial take)
Judy Garland 0:35
16 Over the Rainbow (alternate take)
Judy Garland 2:05
17 Cyclone (final film version)
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra 1:58
18 Munchkinland Insert (alternate tag)
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra 0:33
19 I’m Not a Witch (alternate version)
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra 0:51
20 Munchkinland Musical Sequence (rehearsal demo)
Harold Arlen and Yip Harburg 5:19
21 Ding-Dong! The Witch Is Dead (alternate/a cappella choir version)
The M-G-M Studio Chorus 0:35
22 The Lollipop Guild (original Munchkin actors’ voices)
Jackie Gerlich, Jerry Maren and Harry Earles 0:26
23 Follow the Yellow Brick Road / You’re Off to See the Wizard (orchestral angles)
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra 0:52
24 If I Only Had a Brain (unused dance music)
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra 2:27
25 If I Only Had a Heart (unused version)
Buddy Ebsen 1:16
26 The Lion’s Confession (outtake/alternate arrangement)
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra 1:15
27 Poppies (alternate version with heavenly choir)
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra and Chorus 0:40
28 Optimistic Voices (rehearsal demo)
Harold Arlen, Yip Harburg and Roger Edens 0:37
29 Optimistic Voices (alternate vocal arrangement)
The Debutantes and The Rhythmettes 1:10
30 The Merry Old Land of Oz (orchestral angles)
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra 1:51
31 If I Were King of the Forest (partial take/alternate vocal tag)
Bert Lahr, Ray Bolger, Buddy Ebsen and Judy Garland 0:45
32 If I Were King of the Forest (alternate vocal tag)
Bert Lahr, Ray Bolger, Buddy Ebsen and Judy Garland 0:36
33 The Jitterbug (choreography rehearsal)
Harold Arlen 3:24
34 Over the Rainbow (reprise) (outtake/alternate version)
Judy Garland 1:33
35 Ding-Dong! Emerald City (alternate version)
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra and Chorus 1:07
36 End Title (alternate version)
The M-G-M Studio Orchestra 0:18

Credits

CD 1

arranger:
George Bassman (track 8)
Georgie Stoll (track 8)
Herbert Stothart (tracks 1, 8)
composer:
Harold Arlen (tracks 9, 11–13, 15–16, 18–20, 24, 26–27, 29, 32, 35–36, 39, 41, 43)
George Bassman (track 8)
Georgie Stoll (track 8)
Herbert Stothart (tracks 1, 8–9, 39)
Harold Arlen (1938) (track 4)
Harold Arlen (1939) (tracks 14, 17)
conductor:
Herbert Stothart (tracks 1, 4–9, 11–20, 24, 26–27, 29, 32, 35–36, 39, 41, 43)
lead vocals:
Jack Haley (track 29)
lyricist:
Yip Harburg (tracks 11–13, 15–16, 18–20, 24, 26–27, 29, 32, 35–36, 39, 41, 43)
Yip Harburg (1938) (track 4)
Yip Harburg (1939) (tracks 14, 17)
orchestra:
MGM Studio Orchestra (tracks 1, 4–9, 11–20, 24, 26–27, 29, 32, 35–36, 39, 41, 43)
orchestrator:
George Bassman (track 8)
Murray Cutter (tracks 1, 24, 26–27, 29, 32, 36, 39, 41, 43)
Georgie Stoll (track 8)
Herbert Stothart (track 8)
performer:
Billy Bletcher (track 12)
solo violin:
Georgie Stoll (track 24)
spoken vocals:
Adriana Caselotti (track 29)
vocals:
Billy Bletcher (track 19)
Ray Bolger (tracks 26–27)
Jon Dodson (track 19)
Judy Garland (tracks 26–27)
Bud Linn (track 19)
Rad Robinson (track 16)
writer:
Harold Arlen (track 37)
publisher:
EMI Music (do not use as release label! this is a music publisher) (track 4)
Leo Feist Music (track 4)
Warner/Chappell (track 4)
株式会社ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (2017-04-01 –) (track 4)
compilation of:
Courage by Bert Lahr (track 43)
compiled in:
arrangements:
is the basis for:
MAIN THEME (Rainbow Islands) (track 4)
later translated versions:
Om jag hade... (track 26)
Ovan regnbågen (track 4)
Pāri varavīksnei (Over the Rainbow) (track 4)
later versions:
Somewhere Over the Rainbow (Marusha rave version of "Over the Rainbow") (track 4)
part of:
The Wizard of Oz (Arlen/Harburg musical, introduced in the 1939 motion picture) (tracks 1, 4, 8–20, 24, 26–27, 29, 32, 35–36, 39, 41, 43)
partial recording of:
recording of:
I'm Not a Witch (track 10)
If I Only Had a Heart (The Wizard of Oz) (track 29)
If I Only Had the Nerve (The Wizard of Oz) (track 35)
Munchkinland (The Wizard of Oz) (track 9)
Poppies (track 37)
The Lollipop Guild (track 19)
The Lullaby League (track 18)
We're Off to See the Wizard (The Wizard of Oz) (tracks 27, 32, 36)
Over the Rainbow (The Wizard of Oz) (1938-10-07) (track 4)
Cyclone (The Wizard of Oz) (1939-05-06) (track 8)
Main Title (The Wizard of Oz) (1939-05-06 – 1939-07-09) (track 1)
Optimistic Voices (The Wizard of Oz) (1939-05-06 – 1939-07-09) (track 39)

CD 2

piano:
Harold Arlen (track 20)
Roger Edens (track 28)
choir vocals:
MGM Studio Chorus (track 21)
composer:
Harold Arlen (tracks 2, 22–25, 28–33)
George Bassman (track 17)
Georgie Stoll (track 17)
Herbert Stothart (tracks 14, 17, 28–29)
Harold Arlen (1938) (tracks 15–16, 34, 36)
Harold Arlen (1939) (track 21)
conductor:
Herbert Stothart (tracks 1, 3, 9, 13–14, 17, 22–25, 27, 29–30, 34, 36)
lyricist:
Yip Harburg (tracks 2, 22–25, 28–33)
Yip Harburg (1938) (tracks 15–16, 34, 36)
Yip Harburg (1939) (track 21)
orchestra:
MGM Studio Orchestra (tracks 13–14, 17, 22–25, 27, 29–30, 34, 36)
orchestrator:
George Bassman (track 9)
Murray Cutter (track 13)
spoken vocals:
Adriana Caselotti (track 25)
vocals:
Harold Arlen (track 20)
Ray Bolger (track 2)
Ken Darby (track 9)
Buddy Ebsen (tracks 2, 25)
Judy Garland (tracks 2, 15–16)
Yip Harburg (track 20)
Bert Lahr (track 2)
publisher:
EMI Feist Catalog Inc. (tracks 15–16, 34, 36)
EMI Music (do not use as release label! this is a music publisher) (tracks 15–16, 34, 36)
EMI United Partnership Ltd. (tracks 15–16, 34, 36)
Leo Feist Music (tracks 15–16, 34, 36)
Warner/Chappell (tracks 15–16, 34, 36)
フジパシフィック音楽出版 SBK事業部 (– 2014-12-31) (tracks 15–16, 34, 36)
ヤマハミュージックパブリッシング (– 2017-03-31) (tracks 15–16, 34, 36)
フジパシフィックミュージック SBK事業部 (2015-01-01 –) (tracks 15–16, 34, 36)
株式会社ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (2017-04-01 –) (tracks 15–16, 34, 36)
arrangements:
12 Songs: Over the Rainbow (tracks 15–16, 34, 36)
is the basis for:
MAIN THEME (Rainbow Islands) (tracks 15–16, 34, 36)
later translated versions:
Om jag hade... (track 24)
Ovan regnbågen (tracks 15–16, 34, 36)
Pāri varavīksnei (Over the Rainbow) (tracks 15–16, 34, 36)
Sateenkaaren tuolla puolen (tracks 15–16, 34, 36)
later versions:
Somewhere Over the Rainbow (Marusha rave version of "Over the Rainbow") (tracks 15–16, 34, 36)
part of:
The Wizard of Oz (Arlen/Harburg musical, introduced in the 1939 motion picture) (tracks 2, 14–17, 21–25, 28–34, 36)
partial instrumental recording of:
Over the Rainbow (The Wizard of Oz) (track 36)
partial recording of:
If I Were King of the Forest (tracks 31–32)
Optimistic Voices (The Wizard of Oz) (track 28)
Over the Rainbow (The Wizard of Oz) (track 15)
recording of:
Cyclone (The Wizard of Oz) (track 17)
If I Only Had a Heart (The Wizard of Oz) (track 25)
Main Title (The Wizard of Oz) (track 14)
Optimistic Voices (The Wizard of Oz) (track 29)
Over the Rainbow (The Wizard of Oz) (tracks 16, 34)
The Jitterbug (tracks 2, 33)
The Lollipop Guild (track 22)

Release

lyricist: Yip Harburg
ASIN: US: B0000033JH [info]