Rini And Meredith Willson - . . . And Then I Wrote The Music Man album FLAC
and then I wrote The Music Man' offered a unique and intimate insight into the creation of 'The Music Man' and has since become a cult favourite with collectors of theatre music
And Then I Wrote the Music Man/The Music Man Conducted.
The Music Man -Confidence man Harold Hill arrives at staid River City intending to cheat the community with his standard scam of offering to equip and train a boy's marching band, then skip town with the money since he has no music skill anyway. Things go awry when he falls for a librarian he tries to divert from exposing him while he inadvertently enriches the town with a love of music
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Audio, Instrumental Album. The Music Man - 1957 Original Broadway Cast. Part of Stage Door's 'Collector's Series'; limited to 500 units.
Willson played the flute and piccolo and was a member of John Philip Sousa’s famous band from 1921 to 1923. He then joined the New York Philharmonic Orchestra from 1924 to 1929. The cast recording of The Music Man won the first Grammy Award given for best cast album. Also remembered for playing a regular character on the Burns and Allen radio program, musical director for numerous radio shows and his work on films. He received Academy Awards nominations for writing the music for Charlie Chaplin's The Great Dictator (1940) and William Wyler's The Little Foxes (1941). And Then I Wrote The Music Man. 2 versions.
It is sung by librarian Marian Paroo (performed by Barbara Cook on Broadway, and by Shirley Jones in the film) to "Professor" Harold Hill (portrayed on Broadway and in the film by Robert Preston) toward the end of Act Two.
|A2||Ya Got Trouble|
|A4||Goodnight My Someone|
|A8||My White Knight|
|B1||Marian The Librarian|
|B2||The Sadder-But-Wiser Girl For Me|
|B5||Will I Ever Tell You|
|B6||Till There Was You|
|T 1320||Rini* And Meredith Willson||Rini* And Meredith Willson - . . . And Then I Wrote The Music Man (LP, Mono)||Capitol Records||T 1320||US||1959|