Highlights from Lerner & Loewe Musicals

January 5, 2018, 4:30 pm

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Picture: Stanley Holloway (center) as Alfred P. Doolittle from the Broadway presentation of My Fair Lady. At left is Gordon Dillworth and at right, Rod McLennan.

Selections from three highly successful Broadway musicals by Lerner & Loewe bring in the New Year. Julie Andrews, Richard Burton, Robert Goulet, Stanley Holloway and more will be heard in Brigadoon, My Fair Lady and Camelot.

Music

Lerner & Loewe: Brigadoon, “Overture” and “Once in the Highlands” Vernon Midgley with Chorus and the London Sinfionetta
Conducted by John McGlinn
Recorded in London in 1991 EMI 6 98341 2

Lerner & Loewe: Brigadoon, “I’ll Go Home With Bonnie Jean”
John Mark Ainsley with Chorus and the London Sinfionetta
Conducted by John McGlinn
Recorded in London in 1991 EMI 6 98341 2

Lerner & Loewe: Brigadoon, “The Heather on the Hill”
Rebecca Luker and Brent Barrett with the London Sinfionetta Conducted by John McGlinn
Recorded in London in 1991
EMI 6 98341 2

Lerner & Loewe: My Fair Lady, “Wouldn’t It Be Loverly”
Julie Andrews with Chorus and Orchestra
Recorded in London in 1959
SONY SK 60539

Lerner & Loewe: My Fair Lady, “Get Me to the Church on Time”
Stanley Holloway with Chorus
Recorded in London in 1959 SONY SK 60539

Lerner & Loewe: Camelot “What Do the Simple Folk Do?”
Julie Andrews and Richard Burton
Recorded in New York in 1960
SONY SK 60542

Lerner & Loewe: Camelot “If Ever I Would Leave You”
Robert Goulet with Orchestra
Recorded in New York in 1960
SONY SK 60542