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Kiss me, Kate [sound recording] : original Broadway cast recording / [music & lyrics by Cole Porter ; book by Bella & Samuel Spewack ; orchestrations by Robert Russell Bennett].

Porter, Cole, 1891-1964 (Author). Drake, Alfred, 1914- (Performer). Morison, Patricia, 1915- (Performer). Kirk, Lisa (Performer). Lang, Harold, (Performer).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Media Center CD 1850 37684000700052 Annex Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 sound disc (55 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Columbia Broadway Masterworks, [1998]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on Shakespeare's The taming of the shrew.
Originally released Feb. 15, 1949, as Columbia ML/OL 4140; the 19th track originally released in 1959.
Compact disc.
Program notes by Miles Kreuger (19 p. : ill.) inserted in container.
Formatted Contents Note:
Overture (2:42) -- Another op'nin', another show (1:43) -- Why can't you behave? (3:09) -- Wunderbar (3:35) -- So in love (3:34) -- We open in Venice (2:14) -- Tom, Dick or Harry (2:04) -- I've come to wive it wealthily in Padua (2:10) -- I hate men (2:20) -- Were thine that special face (4:09) -- Too darn hot (4:00) -- Where is the life that late I led? (4:20) -- Always true to you (in my fashion) (3:59) -- Bianca (2:06) -- So in love (reprise) (3:10) -- Brush up your Shakespeare (1:40) -- I am ashamed that women are so simple (1:53) -- Finale : Kiss me, Kate (:47) -- Kiss me, Kate overture (6:10).
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Original producer: Manie Sachs.
Participant or Performer Note:
Alfred Drake, Patricia Morison, Lisa Kirk, Harold Lang; supporting singers; Pembroke Davenport, musical direction and vocal arrangements.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded Jan. 16-24, 1949 (principally), and Nov. 12, 1958 (19th track).
Subject: Musicals
Alfred Drake, Patricia Morison, Lisa Kirk, Harold Lang; supporting singers; Pembroke Davenport, musical direction and vocal arrangements.

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