Walker, Sarah - Blah blah blah and other trifles - CD




The great British mezzo-soprano Sarah Walker accompanied by Roger Vignoles in a light-hearted recital, recorded live at the Wigmore Hall on 17.6.88. ‘Brings the house down’ (Gramophone) - ‘One of the happiest records you could wish to find, as well as one of the funniest’ (Penguin Guide to Compact Discs). Helios reissue, 2012: originally issued as Hyperion CDA66289,1988.

Gershwin arr. Vignoles - Blah Blah Blah [East is West / Delicious]

Gershwin - They all laughed [Shall We Dance]

Porter - Tale of the Oyster, The [Fifty Million Frenchmen]

Nicholas, Jeremy - Place Settings

Bolcom - Lime Jello Marshmallow Cottage Cheese Surprise

Schoenberg - Gigerlette

Schoenberg - Satisfied Lover, The

Schoenberg - Aria [Mirror of Arcady, The]

Swann - A Word on my ear

Bernstein - Who am I? [Peter Pan]

Lehmann, L - There are fairies at the bottom of our garden

Wright, Geoffrey - Transatlantic Lullaby

Baker, David arr. Vignoles - Someone is sending me flowers

Porter arr. Dring - Where, oh where? [Out of this World]

Dring - Song of a Nightclub Proprietress [5 Betjeman Songs: no.5]

Nicholas, Jeremy - Usherette’s Blues

Gershwin - Three times a day [Tell me more!]

Gershwin arr. Connolly - Boy! What Love has Done to Me! [Girl Crazy]

Kern - Bill [Showboat]