J. P. & S. F. Xmas song, 1982: [rehearsal music tracks]Additional title: Christmas songAdditional title: We got magic to do
NamesWeiss, Mitch, 1952- (Composer)Papp, Joseph (Performer)Hill, Dean (Lyricist)New York Shakespeare Festival Players (Performer)
New York Shakespeare Festival recordings collection
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1982-12
Table of ContentsChristmas song rehearsal/music track recording (no. 1) -- Christmas song rehearsal/music track recording (no. 2) -- ['We got magic to do" (?) music and dance excerpt] -- Christmas song rehearsal/music track recording (no. 3)
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LT-10 10630
TopicsChristmas musicMusic rehearsalsTheater -- Production and direction -- New York (State) -- New YorkHamlisch, Marvin. Chorus line. One. SelectionsHamlisch, Marvin. Chorus line. OneTwelve days of Christmas (English folk song)
GenresMusicLive sound recordings
NotesCreation/production credits: [music by Mitch Weiss ; lyrics by Dean Hill].Content: "JP & Shakefest Xmas song 1982; 15 ips; stereo NaB; 1/2 track tails; 407 Be careful!; 3 takes; take 2 best (leadered)"--From original audiotape hub.Content: Title from original audiotape container spine.Content: NYSF inventory no. 0543.Content: Final version of music track is available in *LT-7-A 2766.Performers: Joseph Papp, vocals ; with various vocalists from the New York Shakespeare Festival players.Venue: Rehearsal/taping recorded [New York, New York] December 1982.Acquisition: Gift; The New York Shakespeare Festival and Gail Merrifield Papp; 1993.Content: Forms part of the New York Shakespeare Festival records; for papers, see the Billy Rose Theatre Collection, *T-Mss 1993-028; for sheet music and scores, see the Music Division, JPB 04-03.
Physical DescriptionAudiotape reelExtent: 1 audiotape reel (16 min., 19 sec.) : analog, 15 ips., NAB, stereo. ; 10 in.
DescriptionRecording contains 3 recording/rehearsal tracks of the 1982 NYSF Christmas song performed by Joe Papp and other members of the New York Shakespeare Festival Players. This song, written by Mitch Weiss and Dean Hill, was based on "The twelve days of Christmas" and "One" from "A chorus line", and contained titles of various shows NYSF produced in 1982.
Type of ResourceSound recording-musical
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16418636Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 4c1c4050-b3da-0133-06c2-3c07547a230f
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