Bruce, this is THE most exciting news about a musical I have loved since all the pop covers came out back in '55......and there were a few of them. (PERRY COMO, AMES BROS, CARMEN MCRAE, EDDIE FISHER come to mind).
I do indeed remember you and our terrific afternoon with Joe. And I'm so glad that you share my excitement over PIPE DREAM. We're keeping our fingers crossed for a new recording, but in the meantime (although we can't say an
Very interesting. As the editor who is working to get the R&H works on Wikipedia to Featured Article status, Pipe Dream is the one most references tend to skip by as quickly as decently possible. It is good to have more discussion of it.
Great to hear this news Bruce. I have all the R& H vocal scores including the vocal score still available for Pipe Dream by the way, but can't wait to purchase this new one. It was a privalege to writte a crituque for Mary Rodgers about her Father and Oscar Hammerstein's collaboration some 10 years back and to get a personal letter of thanks from her. I have loved all their music and shows for years, and their collaboration has become my avocation.