Annotation

there is also another release with the same cat # & barcode, a 2002 (possibly Sony Classical) remaster, at http://castalbums.org/recordings/2823/#8335 — distinct by its absence of the cyan/blue border all around the front cover compared to US: B000067AS1

Release info from liner notes: Recorded March 25, 1956 at Columbia 30th Street Studios, NYC. Original album: OK 5090 (XLP 37804/05), released 4/2/56. Track 17 recorded on March 25, 1956 & first released in 1994. Track 18 recorded 1961 & previously unreleased.

Label: Sony / Catalog #: 5090

Annotation last modified on 2016-05-04 20:08 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Overture
Orchestra 2:59
2 Why Can’t the English?
Rex Harrison, Robert Coote, Julie Andrews 2:42
3 Wouldn’t It Be Loverly
Julie Andrews, Cockneys 3:58
4 With a Little Bit of Luck
Stanley Holloway, Gordon Dilworth, Rod McLennan, Chorus 4:10
5 I’m an Ordinary Man
Rex Harrison 4:40
6 Just You Wait
Julie Andrews 2:44
7 The Rain in Spain
Rex Harrison, Julie Andrews, Robert Coote, Servants 2:41
8 I Could Have Danced All Night
Julie Andrews, Philippa Bevans, Maids 3:31
9 Ascot Gavotte
Ensemble 3:16
10 On the Street Where You Live
John Michael King 2:59
11 You Did It
Rex Harrison, Robert Coote, Philippa Bevans, Servants 4:23
12 Show Me
Julie Andrews, John Michael King 2:14
13 Get Me to the Church on Time
Stanley Holloway, Gordon Dilworth, Rod McLennan, Chorus 2:44
14 A Hymn to Him
Rex Harrison 3:31
15 Without You
Julie Andrews 2:04
16 I’ve Grown Accustomed to Her Face
Rex Harrison 5:21
17 A Post‐Recording Conversation
Alan Jay Lerner, Frederick Loewe 4:13
18 Playback: Alan Jay Lerner & Frederick Loewe
Alan Jay Lerner, Frederick Loewe 5:02

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
United States (1961) (track 18)
additional vocals:
Glenn Kezer (track 3)
James Morris (one of the Cockneys in My Fair Lady, 1956 original Broadway cast) (track 3)
Reid Shelton (track 3)
Herb Surface (track 3)
composer:
Frederick Loewe (tracks 1–15)
Frederick Loewe (1956) (track 16)
conductor:
Franz Allers (European-American conductor) (1956-03-25) (tracks 1–16)
lyricist:
Alan Jay Lerner (tracks 2–16)
orchestrator:
Robert Russell Bennett (tracks 10, 13)
Philip J. Lang (tracks 10, 13)
vocals:
Ensemble (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (track 9)
Julie Andrews (English actress/vocalist) (1956-03-25) (tracks 3, 6–8, 12, 15)
Philippa Bevans (1956-03-25) (tracks 8, 11)
Robert Coote (1956-03-25) (tracks 7, 11)
Gordon Dilworth (1956-03-25) (track 4)
Rex Harrison (1956-03-25) (tracks 2, 5, 7, 11, 14, 16)
Stanley Holloway (1956-03-25) (tracks 4, 13)
John Michael King (1956-03-25) (tracks 10, 12)
Rod McLennan (1956-03-25) (track 4)
phonographic copyright by:
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (tracks 3–16)
Columbia Records (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Music Entertainment, only use for manufacturing/distribution and copyright holding) (1956) (tracks 1–16)
publisher:
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 1–3, 5–8, 10, 12–13, 15–16)
recorded at:
CBS 30th Street Studio in New York, New York, United States (1956-03-25) (tracks 1–17)
compilation of:
Finale by Franz Allers (track 16)
compiled in:
later translated versions:
Ascot-Gavotte (track 9)
Gavota de Ascot (track 9)
Hazlo (track 12)
Himno a sí mismo (track 14)
Lo has hecho (track 11)
Prouve-le (track 12)
Quisiera yo bailar (track 8)
Ser feliz (track 3)
Sin usted (track 15)
Vas a ver (track 6)
踊りあかそう (track 8)
part of:
My Fair Lady (full musical) (tracks 1–16)
My Fair Lady (full musical, Spanish version) (track 1)
recording of:
A Hymn to Him (My Fair Lady) (1956-03-25) (track 14)
Ascot Gavotte (My Fair Lady) (1956-03-25) (track 9)
Get Me to the Church on Time (My Fair Lady) (1956-03-25) (track 13)
I Could Have Danced All Night (My Fair Lady) (1956-03-25) (track 8)
I'm an Ordinary Man (My Fair Lady) (1956-03-25) (track 5)
I’ve Grown Accustomed to Her Face (My Fair Lady) (1956-03-25) (track 16)
Just You Wait (My Fair Lady) (1956-03-25) (track 6)
On the Street Where You Live (My Fair Lady) (1956-03-25) (track 10)
Overture (My Fair Lady) (1956-03-25) (track 1)
Show Me (My Fair Lady) (1956-03-25) (track 12)
The Rain in Spain (My Fair Lady) (1956-03-25) (track 7)
Why Can't the English? (My Fair Lady) (1956-03-25) (track 2)
With a Little Bit of Luck (My Fair Lady) (1956-03-25) (track 4)
Without You (My Fair Lady) (1956-03-25) (track 15)
Wouldn’t It Be Loverly (My Fair Lady) (1956-03-25) (track 3)
You Did It (My Fair Lady) (1956-03-25) (track 11)
referred to in medleys:
My Fair Lady Suite (tracks 3–4, 7–10, 12–13, 16)