Archy and Mehitabel / Carnival of the Animals
Composer: Kleinsinger, George
Lyricist: Darion, Joe
Channing, Carol/Bracken, Eddie/Wayne, David
The Original Cast Recording that dramatizes the love between a cockroach and a cat, stars Carol Channing as Mehitabel, Eddie Bracken as Archy and David Wayne as the narrator.now oop
Recorded in 1954.
Also includes the recorded performance of Saint-Saens Carnival of Animals - one of the wittiest, most captivatingly satiric compositions in orchestral literature, spoken by Noel Coward!
The music is performed by Andre Kostelanetz and his Orchestra, and the verses were provided by Ogden Nash.
Recorded in 1949.
3 Tracks total:
1. Archy And Mehitabel - A Back-Alley Opera
2. Echoes Of Archy
3. Carnival Of The Animals