Chenoweth, Gunn, Groban and Hamlisch Featured on New Joshua Bell CD

By Andrew Gans
August 19, 2009

Tony Award winner Kristin Chenoweth duets with Grammy Award-winning violinist Joshua Bell on his new CD, "At Home with Friends," which is due in stores on the Sony Classical label September 29.



The former Wicked star performs the classic Rodgers and Hart ballad "My Funny Valentine," accompanied by Bell.

The new disc of instrumental and vocal duets also features guest appearances by Sting, Marvin Hamlisch, Nathan Gunn and Josh Groban, among others.

The complete track listing for "At Home with Friends" follows:
"I Loves You, Porgy"
Performer: Joshua Bell (Violin), Chris Botti (Trumpet)

"Come Again"
Performer: Sting (Voice), Joshua Bell (Violin)

"Oblivion"
Performer: Carel Kraayenhof (Bandoneón), Joshua Bell (Violin)

"Cinema Paradiso"
Performer: Josh Groban (Voice), Joshua Bell (Violin)

"Para Ti"
Performer: Joshua Bell (Violin); Orchestra/Ensemble: Tiempo Libre

"My Funny Valentine"
Performer: Kristin Chenoweth (Voice), Joshua Bell (Violin)

"Maybe So"
Performer: Joshua Bell (Violin), Edgar Meyer (Bass)

"Grieg: Sonata No. 3"
Performer: Joshua Bell (Violin), Sergei Rachmaninoff (Zenph re-performance)

"Eleanor Rigby"
Performer: Frankie Moreno (Voice), Joshua Bell (Violin)

"O, Cease Thy Maiden Fair"
Performer: Nathan Gunn (Baritone), Joshua Bell (Violin)

"Il Postino"
Performer: Carel Kraayenhof (Bandoneón), Joshua Bell (Violin)

"Left Hand Song"
Performer: Regina Spektor (Voice), Joshua Bell (Violin)

"Chovendo Na Roseira"
Dave Grusin (piano), Joshua Bell (Violin)

"Look Away"
Edgar Meyer (Double Bass), Chris Thile (Mandolin), Joshua Bell (Violin)

"Variant Moods"
Performer: Anoushka Shankar (Sitar), Joshua Bell (Violin) "I'll Take Manhattan"
Performer: Marvin Hamlisch (Piano), Joshua Bell (Violin)

Retail exclusive track: "White Christmas" (Bell with Chris Botti on trumpet)

For more information visit www.sonymasterworks.com.