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The King and I : original cast album / [music by Richard Rodgers ; book and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II].

Rodgers, Richard, 1902-1979 (Author). Hammerstein, Oscar, II, 1895-1960 (Added Author). Lawrence, Gertrude. (Added Author). Brynner, Yul. (Added Author). Dvonch, Frederick. (Added Author). Landon, Margaret, 1903-1993 Anna and the King of Siam. (Added Author).

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  • Physical Description: 1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: New York : Decca Broadway, [2000]

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General Note: Compact disc.
Based on: Anna and the King of Siam / Margaret Landon.
Formatted Contents Note: Overture -- I whistle a happy tune -- My lord and master -- Hello, young lovers -- March of the Siamese children -- A puzzlement -- Getting to know you -- We kiss in a shadow -- Shall I tell you what I think of you? -- Something wonderful -- I have dreamed -- Shall we dance?
Participant or Performer Note: Starring Gertrude Lawrence and Yul Brynner ; with other members of the original New York cast, orchestra, and chorus ; Frederick Dvonch, conductor.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note: Recorded Apr. 16 & 17, 1951.
Subject: Leonowens, Anna Harriette, 1831-1915.
Mongkut, King of Siam, 1804-1868 > Drama.
Thailand > Drama.
Genre: Musicals.
Musical theater.

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