PHOTO CALL: Lisa Howard Celebrates CD Release, With Help From Tituss Burgess, Jessica-Snow Wilson and Derrick Baskin

News   PHOTO CALL: Lisa Howard Celebrates CD Release, With Help From Tituss Burgess, Jessica-Snow Wilson and Derrick Baskin Lisa Howard, who made her Broadway debut in William Finn's The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, celebrated the release of her new all-Finn CD with an April 11 Birdland concert. She was joined onstage by Tituss Burgess, Jessica-Snow Wilson and Derrick Baskin. Finn was also in attendance.

Howard's new CD, "Songs of Innocence & Experience: The Music of William Finn," is now available on the Ghostlight Records label on iTunes, Amazon.com and in stores.

In her one-night-only concert Howard paid tribute to the artistry of the Finn songbook with a full band led by musical director Vadim Feichtner. Audiences enjoyed such Finn staples as "Infinite Joy," "Sailing" and "I Have Found," among others.

Howard was joined on the Birdland stage by special guests Tituss Burgess, Jessica Snow Wilson and Derrick Baskin.

Here is a look at the concert:

On the new CD, Howard is backed by a 14-piece band led by music director  Feichtner and a team of vocalists. Baskin, her Spelling Bee co-star, and Elf The Musical's Sebastian Arcelus join her for duets.

The complete track listing for Lisa Howard's "Songs of Innocence & Experience" follow:

Listen to the Beat
Trina's Song/I Have Found
I Don't Know Why I Love You (Duet with Derrick Baskin)
Sailing
Bad Boy
How to Make Delicious Chocolate Pudding
When the Earth Stopped Turning
Hold My Baby Back
Father to Son/That's Enough for Me
Infinite Joy
Songs of Innocence and Experience (Duet with Sebastian Arcelus)

Howard has also appeared on Broadway in South Pacific and 9 to 5, and will make her feature film debut in the upcoming "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn."

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