The History of American Musical Theater
Series: Putting It Together: Words and Music and Musical Theater
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Timing and Cues
IN: (music) This is "Putting it together"
OQ: for the performing arts
|We Three||John Bray||The Indian Princess/ Raynor Taylor - The Ethiop.||: New World||1999||00:00|
|Broadway Rose||Lyric Male Quartet [i.e. Shannon Four]||Edison Blue Amberol||1921||00:00|
|Indian Love Call||Jeanette MacDonald & Nelson Eddy||That's Entertainment: The Ultimate Anthology of MGM Musicals.||Rhino Records||2006||00:00|
|The Yankee Doodle boy||Billy Murray||Edison Blue Amberol||1905||00:00|
|Can't Help Lovin' Dat Man||Constance Towers||Showboat (Original Lincoln Center Cast Recording).||BMG Music||1966||00:00|
|Oklahoma||Alfred Drake||Oklahoma! (Original 1943 Broadway Cast).||MCA||1955||00:00|
|Finishing the Hat||Mandy Patinkin||Mandy Patinkin Sings Sondheim.||Nonesuch||2002||00:00|