"Betty Buckley: Ah, Men! The Boys of Broadway" CD Released Aug. 28
By Andrew Gans
Palmetto Records releases Tony Award winner and two-time Grammy nominee Betty Buckley's latest solo album, "Betty Buckley: Ah, Men! The Boys of Broadway," in stores nationwide and online Aug. 28.
The recording, inspired by Buckley's critically acclaimed 2011 engagement at Feinstein's at Loews Regency in New York City, features the singing actress' interpretations of classic Broadway songs that were originally made famous by men.
Recorded in Los Angeles at the Sound Factory, "Ah, Men! The Boys of Broadway" features arrangements by Christian Jacob and Eric Stern with Jacobs on piano, Peter Barshay on bass and Matt Betton on drums.
"A Hymn to Her" concept and lyrics are by Eric Kornfeld and Eric Stern.
Betty Buckley offered acclaimed performances in Broadway's Sunset Boulevard, Carrie, Song & Dance, The Mystery of Edwin Drood, 1776, Triumph of Love and Promises, Promises. She won a Tony Award for her performance as Grizabella in the Broadway production of Cats, and she starred on the London stage in Promises, Promises and Sunset Boulevard, earning an Olivier Award nomination for her work in the latter. Her screen credits are numerous.
The complete track listing for the new CD follows:
I Can See It
My Defenses Are Down
I Won't Dance
Luck Be A Lady
Song On The Sand
A Hymn to Her
Come Back To Me
Sweeney Todd Suite: Not While I'm Around/Johanna/My Friends
Corner of the Sky
More I Cannot Wish You
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