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Program Number 47

“You Are, and You Sing About, What You Eat”

The "Food Is Better Than No Food" Song Cycle

BART:  From “Oliver,” “Food, Glorious Food”, Original Broadway Cast Recording, “Oliver”, RCA 4113 2 RG

THEY MIGHT BE GIANTS (ASCAP):  “Dinner Bell”, They Might Be Giants, “Apollo 18”, Elektra 9 61257 2

RODGERS/HART:  From “The Boys from Syracuse,” “Sing for Your Supper”, 1963 Off-Broadway Cast Recording, Angel ZDM 7 64695 2

Tidbit Time No. 1

MACY:  “Jenks’s Vegetable Compound”, The King's Singers, “Victorian Collection”, MMG 1117

The "Let's Get Specific" Food Song Cycle

WILSON/PARKS (BMI):  “Vegetables”, The Beach Boys, “Smiley Smile”, Capitol CDP 7 93696 2

WEILL:  From “Street Scene,” Ice-Cream Sextet, Anthony Mee, Ben Holt, David Marsh/Scottish Opera Orchestra & Chorus/Mauceri, London 433 371 2

MORAND (BMI):  “I Am a Can of Tuna”, The Chenille Sisters, “Mama, I Wanna Make Rhythm”, Red House RHR CD 39

Tidbit Time No. 2

LOVETT (ASCAP):  “Church”, Lyle Lovett, “Joshua Judges Ruth”, MCA/Curb MCAD 10475

The "Something to Wash It Down" Song Cycle

Mr. Elk/Mr. Seal (BMI):  “Another Cuppa Coffee”, Mr. Elk & Mr. Seal, “Nula Verba Obscenitus”, Limited edition cassette

MOZART:  “Essen und Trinken” (K 234), Vienna Akademie Kammerchor/Mayer, “The Comic Mozart”, Seraphim S 60050

OAKLAND/DRAKE:  “Java Jive”, The Ink Spots, Pearl PAST CD 9757

SCHICKELE:  “Hunger”, Peter Schickele, "Schickele Mix" recording

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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