Listen to Heartbreaking Exclusive Sondheim Track From Liz Callaway's New "Essential" Album

News   Listen to Heartbreaking Exclusive Sondheim Track From Liz Callaway's New "Essential" Album
 
Broadway favorite Liz Callaway unveils her new 18-track album, "The Essential Liz Callaway," Nov. 24, followed by a Nov. 30 concert at The Metropolitan Room in New York, where she recorded several of the tracks in front of a live audience this past summer.

The Tony-nominated actress provided Playbill.com with a complete track list and an exclusive first-listen track for her new version of Stephen Sondheim's heartbreaking "Not a Day Goes By."

 

"The Essential Liz Callaway"
"The Essential Liz Callaway"

"The Essential Liz Callaway" features highlights from her 30-year recording career, including "Meadowlark," "The Story Goes On" and the Oscar-nominated "Journey to the Past," plus five new recordings: “I’ll Be Here,” “Not A Day Goes By,” “Another Hundred Lyrics” and “Back to Before” recorded live at The Metropolitan Room, and a new studio recording of “Memory."

Listen here to "Not a Day Goes By":

Show time for the concert is 7 PM, and there is a $35 cover and a two-drink minimum.

Here is a complete list of the tracks on "The Essential Liz Callaway":

1. "Journey to the Past" by Stephen Flaherty and Lynn Ahrens (from the motion picture "Anastasia")

2. "What More Do I Need?" (Live) by Stephen Sondheim (from Saturday Night)

3. "Make Someone Happy" / "Something Wonderful" by Jule Styne, Betty Comden & Adolph Green / Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II (from Do, Re, Mi/ The King and I)

4. "Leavin' on a Jet Plane" by John Denver

5. "Meadowlark" by Stephen Schwartz (from The Baker’s Wife)

6. "My Heart Is So Full of You" by Frank Loesser (from The Most Happy Fella)

7. "You There in the Back Row" by Cy Coleman and Barbara Fried (from 13 Days to Broadway)

8. "I'll Be Here" by Adam Gwon (from Ordinary Days)

9. "Once Upon a December" by Stephen Flaherty and Lynn Ahrens (from the motion picture "Anastasia")

10. "Since You Stayed Here" by Peter Larson and Josh Rubins (from Brownstone)

11. "When Hope Goes" by James Valcq and Fred Alley (from The Spitfire Grill)

12. "Not a Day Goes By" (Live) by Stephen Sondheim (from Merrily We Roll Along)

13. "Another Hundred Lyrics" (Live) by Stephen Sondheim (additional lyrics by Lauren Mayer)

14. "Downtown" by Tony Hatch

15. "Didn't We"/"MacArthur Park" by Jimmy Webb

16. "Memory" by Andrew Lloyd Webber, T.S. Eliot and Trevor Nunn (from Cats)

17. "Back to Before" (Live) by Stephen Flaherty and Lynn Ahrens (from Ragtime)

18. "The Story Goes On" by David Shire and Richard Maltby Jr. (from Baby)

Callaway, most recently on Broadway in The Look of Love, made her Broadway debut in the original cast of Stephen Sondheim's Merrily We Roll Along, and she also took part in the anniversary concert of that musical. For her work in the musical Baby, she received a Tony Award nomination as Best Featured Actress in a Musical. Her other Broadway credits include The Three Musketeers, Miss Saigon and Cats. Callaway's solo recordings include "Passage of Time," "The Beat Goes On," "Anywhere I Wander—Liz Callaway Sings Frank Loesser" and "The Story Goes On." Her debut Christmas recording "Merry and Bright" arrived in 2014.

The Metropolitan Room is located at 34 W. 22nd St. Click here for ticket information.

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Callaway will also be featured on the Broadway on the High Seas 6, which departs Feb. 12, 2016, for the Caribbean. Click here for more information.

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