Listen to ‘While I Still Have the Time’ From Marvin Hamlisch’s Final Score | Playbill

Cast Recordings & Albums Listen to ‘While I Still Have the Time’ From Marvin Hamlisch’s Final Score
Hamlisch Uncovered drops December 15, featuring songs from The Nutty Professor and other rarely heard works.

On December 15, Broadway Records will release Hamlisch Uncovered, a new album featuring a host of songs from late Emmy, Grammy, Tony and Oscar-winning composer Marvin Hamlisch that have never been recorded, as well as cut numbers from some of his better-known shows.


Marissa McGowan Joseph Marzullo/WENN

Get an exclusive first listen of “While I Still Have the Time” from The Nutty Professor, sung by Marissa McGowan (Bonnie and Clyde), in the video above.

The musical adaptation of the classic comedy premiered in Nashville in 2012; Hamlisch passed away suddenly during the run.

Additional performers featured on the album include Tony winners Kelli O'Hara (The King and I) and Randy Graff (City of Angels), Tony nominees Tony Sheldon (Priscilla, Queen of the Desert) and Nancy Opel (Curvy Widow), Hayden Tee (Les Misérables), Leah Horowitz (Follies), Lisa Brescia (Mamma Mia!), cabaret stars Klea Blackhurst and Steven Brinberg, and several new voices.

The physical CD drops January 26, 2018.

The album has been produced by Michael Lavine, Chip M. Fabrizi, and Hamlisch-collaborator Craig Carnelia.

Take a look at the track list, divided by show, below:

Smile, lyrics by Howard Ashman
1. Typical High School Senior (Mana Allen, Jenny Baker, Taylor Brauer, Ashley Bruce, Daisy Carnelia, Jessie del Rio, Sara Glancy, Aja Goes, Sarah Grace, Leigh Ellen Jones, Linda Van Kesteren, Caitlin Kinnunen, Caroline Liff, Molly Modell, Chelsie Nectow, Jaime Rosenstein, Amy Weaver)

Smile, lyrics by Carolyn Leigh
2. Vet (Jenny Baker)
3. Walking in the Sunshine (Hayden Tee)
4. Classical Music (Randy Graff)
5. Six O’Clock News (Daisy Carnelia)

Ballroom, lyrics by Alan and Marilyn Bergman
6. There is More to a Ballroom (Steven Brinberg)

Sweet Smell of Success, lyrics by Craig Carnelia
7. A Different World (Kelli O’Hara)
8. Us and Them (Nancy Opel)
9. That’s How I Say Goodbye (Kelli O’Hara)

The Nutty Professor, lyrics by Rupert Holmes
10. While I Still Have the Time (Marissa McGowan)
11. Step Out of Your Shell (Klea Blackhurst & Julian Decker)

Bullets Over Broadway, lyrics by Craig Carnelia
12. Everything You Do (Leah Horowitz)

The Entertainer, lyrics by Tim Rice
13. The Only Way to Go (Tony Sheldon)

Imaginary Friends, lyrics by Craig Carnelia
14. Fig Tree Rag (Craig Carnelia & Marvin Hamlisch
15. A Smoke, A Drink and You (Craig Carnelia & Marvin Hamlisch)
16. Smart Women (Craig Carnelia)
17. Imaginary Friend (Holly Davis, Jessica Fontana, Happy McPartland & Emily Shoolin)
18. I Would But I Can’t (Craig Carnelia)
19. Words Fail Me (Lisa Brescia)
20. Will It Matter At All (Craig Carnelia & Marvin Hamlisch)

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