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Magic Moments form the Musicals
Title:
MAGIC MOMENTS FROM THE MUSICALS
VOL. 1
Category:
Soundtrack
Label:
EMI Records Ltd.
Catalog Number:
CDP 79 5863 2
CD MGM 32
Release Date:
1991
Type:
CD
Discs:
1
Length:
62 minutes
Availability:
Out Of Print
Magic Moments from MGM Musicals Vol. 1


ABOUT THE DISC & RECORDINGS:

Another compilation in the late 1980s/early 1990s series of soundtracks and compilations culled from the MGM Records vaults.  This edition is part of "The Great MGM Stars" series which included a separate Garland entry.   The line-up is an eclectic mix songs that are not normally included in a "volume one" compilation of MGM musicals.  All versions are the original MGM Records versions, not the expanded versions put out by Rhino Records.

Volume 2 of this two volume series did not feature any Judy Garland tracks.


The other titles in this series are:
An American In Paris/Gigi
Kiss Me Kate/Brigadoon
Doctor Zhivago/Ryan's Daughter
Singin' In The Rain/Easter Parade
El Cid
2001: A Space Odyssey
The Wizard of Oz
Ben-Hur
Seven Brides For Seven Brothers/Lili
Show Boat/The Band Wagon
Exodus/Cast A Giant Shadow
The Big Country/How The West Was Won
Hit The Deck/In The Good Old Summertime/Royal Wedding
Till The Clouds Roll By/Summer Stock/Lovely To Look At
Words And Music/Three Little Words
Silk Stockings/Les Girls
The Dirty Dozen/Hannibal Brooks
The Fastest Guitar Alive/My Cheatin' Heart
The Strawberry Statement
The Boy Friend/Highlights from Goodbye Mr. Chips
Battle of Britain
Kismet
The Belle of New York/Good News/Rich, Young & Pretty
King of Kings/Highlights from The Greatest Story Ever Told
Mutiny on the Bounty
Highlights from The Scalp hunters/Hang 'Em high & The Way West
Magic Moments from the Musicals Vol. 2
The Best from the MGM Musicals


Images on the page from the collection of Scott Brogan.
 


TRACK LISTING

Judy Garland tracks in
blue.
* denotes stereo

Title
Performed by...
Film...
Time
I'll Build A Stairway to Paradise Georges Guetary An American in Paris (1951) 2:26
Yesterdays Katheryn Grayson Lovely To Look At (1952) 2:28
The Olive Tree Howard Keel Kismet (1955) 2:55
Good Morning Gene Kelly, Donold O'Connor & Debbie Reynolds Singin' In The Rain (1952) 2:29
Who's Sorry Now? Gloria De Haven Three Little Words (1950) 2:21
Lover Come Back To Me Tony Martin Deep In My Heart (1955) 4:09
Brush Up Your Shakespeare Keenan Wynn & James Whitmore Kiss Me Kate (1953) 2:43
Baubles, Bangles and Beads Ann Blyth Kismet (1955) 4:04
Ol' Man River William Warfield Show Boat (1951) 3:50
Manhattan Mickey Rooney Words and Music (1948) 2:35
The Lady Is A Tramp Lena Horne 2:56
Life Upon The Wicked Stage Marge & Gower Champion Show Boat (1951) 2:44
New Sun In The Sky/I Guess I'll Have To Change My Plans Fred Astaire, Jack Buchanan & India Adams The Band Wagon (1953) 2:36
Shakin The Blues Away Ann Miller Easter Parade (1948) 2:55
Night Of My Nights Vic Damone Kismet (1955) 2:40
Sometimes I'm Happy Jane Powell & Vic Damone Hit The Deck (1955) 2:41
Mack The Black Judy Garland The Pirate (1948) 3:06
Where's That Rainbow? Ann Southern Words and Music (1948) 2:31
Thank Heaven For Little Girls Maurice Chevalier Gigi (1958) 2:17
Bill Ava Gardner Show Boat (1951) 2:24
Serenade William Ovis Deep In My Heart (1955)
3:35



DISC CREDITS

Liner notes by: David Wishart

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