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The Resource The color purple: : new Broadway cast recording, music and lyrics by Brenda Russell, Allee Willis, Stephen Bray, (sound recording)

The color purple: : new Broadway cast recording, music and lyrics by Brenda Russell, Allee Willis, Stephen Bray, (sound recording)

Label
The color purple: : new Broadway cast recording
Title
The color purple:
Title remainder
new Broadway cast recording
Statement of responsibility
music and lyrics by Brenda Russell, Allee Willis, Stephen Bray
Creator
Contributor
Composer
Conductor
Librettist
Lyricist
Performer
Singer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
THE COLOR PURPLE is an unforgettable story of enduring love and triumph over adversity. With a fresh, joyous score of jazz, ragtime, gospel and blues, this stirring family chronicle follows the inspirational Celie, as she journeys from childhood through joy and despair, anguish and hope to discover the power of love and life
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • libretto or text
  • other
Awards note
Grammy Award, Best Musical Theater Album, 2016
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Color purple (Motion picture)
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Russell, Brenda
Credits note
Produced by Frank Filipetti, Stephen Bray, Scott Sanders, Van Dean
Dewey number
782.1/4
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/featuredMedium
  • male voice
  • female voice
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
Language note
Sung in English
LC call number
M1500.R87
LC item number
C65 2016
Music parts
not applicable
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/numberOfPerformers
1
Other event information
Recorded at
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/performanceMedium
  • orchestra
  • piano
  • mixed chorus
  • orchestra
PerformerNote
Cynthia Erivo (Celie) ; Jennifer Hudson (Shug Avery) ; Danielle Brooks (Sofia) ; with additional soloists ; orchestra ; Jason Michael Webb, conductor, keyboards
Place of event
Avatar Studios, New York, New York
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1987-
  • 1981-
  • 1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Willis, Allee
  • Bray, Stephen
  • Norman, Marsha
  • Erivo, Cynthia
  • Hudson, Jennifer
  • Brooks, Danielle
  • Webb, Jason Michael
  • Walker, Alice
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Musicals
  • Compact disc
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The color purple: : new Broadway cast recording, music and lyrics by Brenda Russell, Allee Willis, Stephen Bray, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Musical
  • "Book by Marsha Norman, based upon the novel written by Alice Walker and the Warner/Bros./Amblin Entertainment motion picture"--Container
  • Opened on Broadway at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre on December 10, 2015
  • Synopsis and lyrics in English (32 unnumbered pages : color portraits) inserted in container
Accompanying material
1 booklet.
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Hell no!
  • Brown Betty
  • Shug Avery comin' to town
  • All we got to say
  • Dear God - Shug
  • Too beautiful for words
  • Push da button
  • Uh-oh
  • What about love?
  • African homeland
  • Opening/Mysterious ways
  • The color purple
  • Celie's curse
  • Miss Celie's pants
  • Any little thing
  • What about love? (reprise)
  • I'm here
  • Reunion
  • The color purple (reprise)
  • Somebody gonna love you
  • Our prayer
  • That fine mister
  • Big dog
  • Mister/Nettie & Lily of the field
  • Dear God - Sofia
  • A tree named Sofia
Control code
ocn934509060
Dimensions
4 3/4 in +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9786316382986
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
  • 00888295375276
  • 888295375276
Publisher number
BR-CD03916
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)934509060
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The color purple: : new Broadway cast recording, music and lyrics by Brenda Russell, Allee Willis, Stephen Bray, (sound recording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Musical
  • "Book by Marsha Norman, based upon the novel written by Alice Walker and the Warner/Bros./Amblin Entertainment motion picture"--Container
  • Opened on Broadway at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre on December 10, 2015
  • Synopsis and lyrics in English (32 unnumbered pages : color portraits) inserted in container
Accompanying material
1 booklet.
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Hell no!
  • Brown Betty
  • Shug Avery comin' to town
  • All we got to say
  • Dear God - Shug
  • Too beautiful for words
  • Push da button
  • Uh-oh
  • What about love?
  • African homeland
  • Opening/Mysterious ways
  • The color purple
  • Celie's curse
  • Miss Celie's pants
  • Any little thing
  • What about love? (reprise)
  • I'm here
  • Reunion
  • The color purple (reprise)
  • Somebody gonna love you
  • Our prayer
  • That fine mister
  • Big dog
  • Mister/Nettie & Lily of the field
  • Dear God - Sofia
  • A tree named Sofia
Control code
ocn934509060
Dimensions
4 3/4 in +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9786316382986
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
  • 00888295375276
  • 888295375276
Publisher number
BR-CD03916
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)934509060
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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