Bow before the fucking king of musical theater.
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This is Jackie Cain and Roy Kral, a jazz duo playing a stripped down, jazzed-up version of Not a Day Goes By. This live recording is out of print and was one of my favourite finds at a local records store.
Yes, I love jazz versions of show tunes.
One of my favorite albums. One of my new favorite Tumblrs.
Barbara Underhill and Paul Martini, 1996 Professional World Championships. “Not a Day Goes By”, sung by Mandy Patinkin.
I haven’t been able to stop thinking about this program since I saw it early yesterday. Just a beautiful, beautiful piece of art. This was one of their final performances and the emotion in the air is palpable.
I’ve made fun of her on this blog before, so it’s only fair to say that she does a very credible job with this song. Gives me hope that once she’s free from Glee she might be able to reconnect with good technique.
Stephen Sondheim Suite- Marin Mazzie and JAson Danieley
Good Thing Going
Too Many Mornings
Not a Day Goes By
Okay, so you could drive a truck through his vibrato and park it in her mouth, but I can see why some of you go nuts for this kind of thing.
(Really, I love Marin, although I think the only time I’ve seen her onstage was when she was a replacement Rapunzel in the original production of Into the Woods. I liked Danieley in Full Monty, less so in Curtains.)