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Program Number 16


The About Animals Song Cycle No. 1

MUSSORGSKY:  The Song of the Flea, Boris Christoff, bass/French National Radio Orchestra/Tzipine, Seraphim 60008

ENTWHISTLE (ASCAP):  “Boris the Spider”, The Who, “Happy Jack”, Decca DL 4892

“The Alsation & the Pekingese”, Malcolm McEachern/B. C. Hilliam, Club "99" CL 99 102

ELLINGTON:  “Cotton Tail”, Lambert, Hendricks & Ross, “Everybody’s Boppin’”, Columbia CK 45020

The By Animals Song Cycle

SMALLS (BMI):  From “The Wiz,” I’m a Mean Ole Lion“, Ted Ross, The Orginal Broadway Cast Album, Atlantic SD 18137

From “Musique de Bali, ”Ketiak“ (Danse des Singes), Chanteurs de Pliatan, BAM LD 339

ARDITI arr. BRANDT/JONES:  “Ill Barko”, Spike Jones, “Spike Jones is Murdering the Classics”, RCA 3235 2 R

RAVEL:  From “L’Enfant et les Sortileges”, L'Orchestre de la Suisse Romande/Ansermet, London/Richmond SR 33086

BANCHIERI:  “Contrappunto bestiale alla mente”, The King's Singers, “Madrigal Collection”, Moss MMG 1105

Tidbit Time

From “Chants et Danses Pygmees,” “Appels de chasse”, Le Chant du Monde LDY 4176

From “I’m On My Journey Home,” Ringing the Pig, Lindy Clear, New World Records NW 223

The About Animals Song Cycle No. 2

Sableyalo mi Agontze, The Bulgarian State Radio & Television Female Vocal Choir, “Le Mystere des Voix Bulgares”, Elektra/Nonesuch 9 79165 1

KEILLOR:  “Alaska Cats”, Garrison Keillor, “Songs of the Cat”, High Bridge HBP 17399

LE JEUNE:  “Une puce”, The King's Singers, “A French Collection”, Moss MMG 1104

FOLEY:  “Old Shep”, Elvis Presley, “Elvis”, RCA LPM 1382

From “Songs of the Humpback Whale,” “Three Whale Trip, Capitol ST 620

Our theme music is

MOZART:  Symphony No. 24 (K 182), 2nd Mvt., Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra of London/Leinsdorf, MCA Classics MCAD2 9812B


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