Kurt Weill, Scottish Opera Orchestra & Chorus*, John Mauceri, Josephine Barstow, Samuel Ramey, Angelina Réaux, Jerry Hadley ‎– Street Scene

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Decca ‎– 433 371-2
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2 × CD
Box Set, Slip Case
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Tracklist

Act I
1-1 Introduction 1:32
1-2 "Ain't it awful the heat?" (Greta Fiorentino, Emma Jones, Carl and Olga Olsen, Abraham Kaplan & Salvation Army girls) 4:31
1-3 Blues "I got a marble and a star" (Henry Davis) 1:33
1-4 Scene: "Come in, Come in" (Willie and Anna Maurant, Gossips) 1:17
1-5 Trio: "Get a load of that" (Emma, Greta, Olga) 3:41
1-6 Arietta: "When a woman has a baby" (Daniel Buchanan, Greta, Anna, Emma) 1:55
1-7 Scene (Frank & Anna Maurant, Greta) 2:36
1-8 Aria: "Somehow I never could believe" (Anna Maurant) 7:25
1-9 Scene (Steve Sankey, Anna, George & Emma Jones, Greta) 1:56
1-10 Quartet (Gossips, Carl Olsen) 2:20
1-11 Ice-Cream Sextet (Lippo Fiorentino, Henry, Carl, Gossips) 7:54
1-12 Aria: "Let things be like they always was" (Frank Maurant) 3:31
1-13 Scene and Song: "Hail to the school" (children, neighbours) 0:51
1-14 Ensemble: "Wrapped in a ribbon" (Jenny Hildebrand, children, principals) 7:08
1-15 Arioso: "Lonely house" (Sam Kaplan) 5:41
1-16 Scene and Song: "Wouldn't you like to be on Broadway?" (Rose, Harry Easter) 4:19
1-17 Cavatina and Scene: "What good would the moon be?" (Rose, Harry, Frank) 7:26
1-18 Song, Scene and Dance: "Moon-faced, starry-eyed" (Dick McGann, Mae Jones) 5:43
2-1 Duet: "Remember that I care" (Rose, Sam) 10:03
2-2 Finaletto (Rose, Sam, Henry) 3:48
Act II Scene 1
2-3 Introduction 3:07
2-4 Children's Game "Catch me if you can" 7:55
2-5 Scene and Trio: "There'll be trouble" (Frank, Rose, Anna) 7:53
2-6 Song: "A boy like you" (Anna) 5:22
2-7 Duet: "We'll go away together" (Rose, Sam) 3:38
2-8 Scene (Rose, Sam, Harry) 7:05
2-9 Choral Scene and Lament: "The woman who lived up there" (Chorus, principals) 4:40
2-10 Interlude 3:15
Act II Scene 2
2-11 Lullaby "Sleep ,baby dear" (Nursemaids) 4:10
2-12 Scene (Rose, Officer Murphy, Sam, Shirley Kaplan) 3:45
Finale
2-13 Ensemble: "I loved her too" (Frank, Rose, Chorus) 3:40
2-14 Duet: "Remember that I care" (Rose, Sam) 7:30
2-15 "Ain't it awful, the heat?" (Gossips) 1:11

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Notes

Based on a book by Elmer Rice
Recorded at Govan Town Hall, Glasgow, August 1989 and March 1990
Printed and manufactured in Germany
Includes 128 page booklet with notes, photos and full libretto
℗ 1991 The Decca Record Company Limited, London
© 1991 The Decca Record Company Limited, London

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 0 28943 33712 0
  • SPARS Code: DDD
  • Label Code: LC0171

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