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8 thoughts on “ Once Upon A Time Today - Ethel Merman - 12 Songs From Call Me Madam (Vinyl, LP)

  1. The so-called "original cast recording" of CALL ME MADAM is not satisfying because, due to contract problems, RCA Victor was forced to substitute Dinah Shore for Ethel Merman and it is not an ideal replacement. Decca's studio album with Ethel Merman singing 12 songs 4/5(9).
  2. Aug 10,  · A red-hot ticket when it opened on October 12, , at the Imperial Theatre, Call Me Madam—the madcap adventures of Mrs. Sally Adams, the U.S.'s new Ambassador to Lichtenburg—proved to be the blockbuster Ethel Merman and Irving Berlin hoped for. They were in the very best of hands: George Abbott directed, Jerome Robbins choreographed and the casting was .
  3. Ethel Merman was a great voice and personality rolled into one person. Any music director who tries to prepare Anything Goes or Girl Crazy, wishes he had a Merman for "Blow Gabriel" or "I got rhythm." Early in her career, her voice was clear and steady. By the time of Call Me Madam, she was starting to use certain mannerisms that later became /5(11).
  4. Call Me Madam, a fictionalized account of the life of Washington hostess and ambassador to Luxembourg Pearl Mesta, was Irving Berlin's final hit Broadway musical. It was also his second collaboration with Ethel Merman, who had starred in his most successful show, Annie Get Your yozshushicagegagoreandronn.xyzinfog October 12, , Call Me Madam settled in for a run that eventually totaled .
  5. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Call Me Madam [Naxos] - on AllMusic - - Call it "the ultimate Call Me Madam." At least,.
  6. Lyrics to Once Upon a Time Today by Ethel Merman from the 12 Songs from Call Me Madam album - including song video, artist biography, translations and more!
  7. CALL ME MADAM was a hit on Broadway in the s starring Ethel Merman, but has been sadly neglected since then. In , the musicals-in-concert series Encores! staged CALL ME MADAM and placed Tony-winner Tyne Daly in the lead role of Sally Adams, the "Hostess with the Mostes' on the Ball"!/5(16).
  8. 12 Songs From 'Call Me Madam', an Album by Ethel Merman. Released in on Decca [USA] (catalog no. DL; Vinyl LP). Genres: Show Tunes.

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