Cradle Will Rock (film soundtrack)

RCA B00003A9F7 (CD)

Cradle Will Rock (film soundtrack). With Audra McDonald, Eddie Vedder, Susan Sarandon, Vicki Clark, et al. (includes “Nickel under the Foot,” “Moll’s Song,” “Croon Spoon,” “Joe Worker,” “Honolulu,” “Oh, What a Filthy Night Court,” “Reverend Salvation,” “The Cradle Will Rock”)

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The Harpies

Premier Recordings PRCD 1009 (CD)

Studio Cast (1991): Rosalind Rees, Thomas Bogdan, Fay Kittelson, et al.; Adirondack Chamber Orchestra and the Gregg Smith Singers; Gregg Smith, conductor

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Columbia OL 5380 (LP)

Original Broadway Cast (1959)
Shirley Booth, Melvyn Douglas, Jean Stapleton, et al.; Jose Ferrer, director; Robert Emmett Dolan, conductor

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Cantus Classics 501983 (CD)

Reissue of New York City Opera 1958 recording

Brenda Lewis as Regina Giddens; Joshua Hecht as Horace Giddens; Helen Strine as Alexandra Giddens; George Irving as Benjamin Hubbard; Elisabeth Carron as Birdie Hubbard; Emile Renan as Oscar Hubbard; Carol Brice as Addie; Loren Driscoll as Leo Hubbard; Andrew Frierson as Cal; Ernest McChesne as William Marshall

New York City Opera Orchestra & Chorus
conducted by Samuel Krachmalnick

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The Threepenny Opera – Off-Broadway

MGM 3121 (LP)

(translated and adapted by Blitzstein)

Original Off-Broadway Cast (1954): Lotte Lenya, Scott Merrill, Jo Sullivan, Charlotte Rae, Bea Arthur, et al.; Carmen Capalbo, director; Samuel Matlowsky, conductor

Note: The Off-Broadway cast recording includes many cuts and changes in Blitzstein's original English lyrics.

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