Cole Porter , Rogers and Heart, sondheim

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New production of Merrily We Roll Along is awesome.

I Can't Give You Any Zing (James Redd and the Blecchs), Friday, 10 February 2012 14:37 (eight years ago) link

And that guy from In The Heights is a genius.

Only the RONG Survive (James Redd and the Blecchs), Sunday, 12 February 2012 06:24 (eight years ago) link

one month passes...

happy 82nd stephen sondheim!

althea and (donna rouge), Thursday, 22 March 2012 23:30 (eight years ago) link

two months pass...
one year passes...
one month passes...

i've been thinking about sweeney todd + debussy's nocturnes a lot lately

Mordy , Friday, 15 November 2013 20:13 (six years ago) link

also there's a bit near the beginning of no. 3 that sounds a lot like the part in Barcelona:

You're just a very special girl,



Thank you.

Mordy , Friday, 15 November 2013 20:30 (six years ago) link

Images: No. 2 Iberia: Par les rues et par les… too very reminiscent. acc to a bio:

When told by an admirer that his music sounded as thought influenced by Debussy, Sondheim responded, "It's Ravel more than Debussy." And indeed the cooler, more analytical Ravel does suit Sondheim more than does the warmer, more impressionistic Debussy (though he owned more Debussy than Ravel, in part because Debussy wrote more than Ravel).

Mordy , Friday, 15 November 2013 20:53 (six years ago) link

one year passes...

S.S. loathed Gaga singing Rodgers & Hammerstein, and has a 36-yo bf who's gotten him into Radiohead. Oh well, 1-for-2.

the increasing costive borborygmi (Dr Morbius), Monday, 23 March 2015 15:33 (five years ago) link

No, not Radiohead. So tired of them being the lone hipster pop choice of classical, jazz and broadway snobs.

curmudgeon, Monday, 23 March 2015 16:35 (five years ago) link

five years pass...

Merrily we roll along

Robbie Shakespeare’s Sister Lovers (James Redd and the Blecchs), Monday, 23 March 2020 00:38 (two months ago) link

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