Physical Description:1 audio discs (50 min.) : digital audio ; 4 3/4 ins
Publisher:New York :Geffen,1983.
This recording of "Cats" contains most of the music of the Broadway production of the musical... There are some small alterations and cuts for recording purposes principally in the longer dance sections and the narrative poem "The Pekes and the Pollicles." Shorter edition has selections from the original Broadway cast recording.
Formatted Contents Note:
Prologue: Jellicle songs for jellicle cats (5:18) -- The old Gumbie cat (3:48) -- The rum tum tugger (3:42) -- Mungojerrie and Rumpelteazer (4:28) -- Old Deuteronomy (4:02) -- The jellicle ball (9:34) -- Grizabella (4:19) -- Gus, the theatre cat (6:33) -- Skimbleshanks, the railway cat (4:53) -- Macavity, the mystery cat (8:24) -- Mr. Mistoffelees' (4:26) -- Memory (5:21) -- The journey to the heaviside layer (2:44) -- The ad-dressing of cats (4:19).
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber, based on "Old possum's book of practical cats" by T. S. Eliot.
Participant or Performer Note:
Performed by the Broadway cast, with orchestra conducted by Rene Wiegert.