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2018.01.16 Konzerthaus, Vienna: Blue Skies

Konzerthaus Vienna, Großer Saal

Blue Skies. Songlines to American Music”

16 January 2018

Simon Keenlyside, Baritone

Howard McGill, Woodwind

Gordon Campbell, Trombone

Richard Pryce, Double Bass

Mark Allis, Drums

Matthew Regan, Piano



Irving Berlin

Isn’t it a Lovely Day? (1935)

Emmerich Kálmán

Marsch (Die Herzogin von Chicago) (1928)

Lichtreklamen, Riesenlettern (Duett Mary / Bondy from «Die Herzogin von Chicago») (1928)

Kurt Weill

Johnny’s Song (Johnny Johnson) (1936)

Emmerich Kálmán

Tanz (Die Herzogin von Chicago) (1928)

Cowboy Song (Arizona Lady) (1954)

Mädel mit zwanzig (Arizona Lady) (1954)

Kurt Weill

Song of the Big Shot (Happy End) (1929)

Lonely House (Street Scene) (1946)

Richard Rodgers

Soliloquy (Carousel) (1945)

Irving Berlin

Call Me Up Some Rainy Afternoon (1910)

George Gershwin

How Long Has This Been Going On (Rosalie) (1927)

Jerome Kern

 Let’s Begin (Roberta) (1933)


Billy Strayhorn

Lush Life

Hoagy Carmichael

Stardust (1929)

Duke Ellington

Mood Indigo

George Gershwin

Our Love is Here to Stay (1938)

Frederick Loewe

On the Street Where You Live (My Fair Lady) (1956)

Cole Porter

What is This Thing Called Love? (Wake Up and Dream) 

Ralph Blane, Hugh Martin

The Girl Next Door (Meet Me in St. Louis) (1944)

Hoagy Carmichael


Cole Porter

So In Love (Kiss me, Kate) (1948)

Duke Ellington

Do Nothin’ Till You Hear From Me (1943)

Jerome  Kern

She Didn’t Say Yes (The Cat and the Fiddle) (1931)


Kurt Weill/Bertolt Brecht
Mack the Knife

Ray Noble
Love is the Sweetest Thing


A recording of this concert will be broadcast in the “Das Konzert Ö1” series on  Austrian radio station Ö1 at 19.30 hrs  (local time) on Tuesday 13 February 2018


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Sound bites

Christoph Irrgeher, Wiener Zeitung, 17.01.18

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