The Best of The John Wilson Orchestra

The Best of The John Wilson Orchestra – a double-album celebrating a decade of BBC Proms performances with a selection of hit songs and music from Hollywood’s greatest movie musicals. Featuring Seth MacFarlane, Curtis Stigers, Joyce DiDonato plus a host of other guests performing numbers by George Gershwin, Cole Porter, Irving Berlin, Rodgers & Hammerstein and many more. Also includes two special bonus tracks from “Gershwin in Hollywood” live performances at the Royal Albert Hall, released here on CD for the very first time!

Disc 1
1    MGM Jubilee Overture
2    The Trolley Song (Meet Me in St. Louis) – Kim Criswell
3    Singin’ in the Rain (Singin’ in the Rain) – Seth MacFarlane
4    Get Happy (Summer Stock) – Kim Criswell
5    Barn Dance (Seven Brides for Seven Brothers)
6    Stranger In Paradise (Kismet) – Matt Ford
7    Main Title and Preludium (The Sound of Music)
8    I Have Confidence (The Sound of Music) – Sierra Boggess
9    Climb Ev’ry Mountain (The Sound Of Music) – Joyce DiDonato
10  I’m Gonna Wash That Man Right Outa My Hair (South Pacific) – Anna-Jane Casey
11  There Is Nothing Like A Dame (South Pacific) –  Maida Vale Singers
12  Let’s Do It (Can-Can – Matt Ford, Anna-Jane Casey
13  The Carousel Waltz (Carousel)
14  You’ll Never Walk Alone (Carousel) – Joyce DiDonato
15  Steppin’ Out With My Baby (Easter Parade) – Curtis Stigers

Disc 2
1    Overture (High Society)
2    Who Wants To Be A Millionaire (High Society) – Matt Ford, Anna-Jane Casey
3    Well Did You Evah’ (High Society) – Seth MacFarlane, Curtis Stigers
4    Always True To You in My Fashion (Kiss Me Kate) – Anna-Jane Casey
5    From This Moment on (Kiss Me Kate) – Matt Ford, Anna-Jane Casey
6    But Not For Me (Girl Crazy) – Louise Dearman
7    I Got Rhythm (An American in Paris) – Kim Criswell
8    ‘S Wonderful (An American in Paris) – Matt Ford
9    The Man I Love (The Helen Morgan Story) – Louise Dearman
10  They Can’t Take That Away from Me (The Barkleys of Broadway) – Matt Ford
11  Someone to Watch Over Me (Star!) – Louise Dearman

Bonus Tracks – First time on CD
12  I Was Doing All Right (The Goldwyn Follies) – Louise Dearman
13  New York Rhapsody (Delicious) – John Buckle (piano)

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