Supplemental Sessions

by G.E. Hewitt

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Date: Margaret Whiting & Walter Gross
Location: Los Angeles
Private Session

Margaret Whiting (v), Walter Gross (p)

a. Glad To Be Unhappy - 3:18(Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart)
Sepia CD1163 — Margaret Whiting's Great Hits   (2011)
b. Little Girl Blue - 3:30(Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart)
Sepia CD1163 — Margaret Whiting's Great Hits   (2011)
c. One For My Baby (And One More For The Road) - 3:11(Harold Arlen, Johnny Mercer)
Sepia CD1163 — Margaret Whiting's Great Hits   (2011)
d. The Young Man With A Horn(George Stoll, Ralph Freed)
unissued
e. Good For Nothing Joe(Ted Koehler, Rube Bloom)
unissued

Date: Ben Bagley Recordings
Location: Westrax Recording Studios, New York
Label: Painted Smiles

Ben Bagley (dir), Johnny Desmond, Mary McCarty, Danny Meehan, Margaret Whiting (v)

a. In Our United State - 4:03(Burton Lane, Ira Gershwin)
Painted Smiles LP1353 — Ira Gershwin Revisited   (1972)
b. Boy Wanted - 3:35(George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
Painted Smiles LP1353 — Ira Gershwin Revisited   (1972)
c. If Love Remains - 2:44(Kurt Weill, Ira Gershwin)
Painted Smiles LP1353 — Ira Gershwin Revisited   (1972)
d. I Wish I Didn't Love You So - 3:44(Frank Loesser)
Painted Smiles LP1359 — Frank Loesser Revisited   (1974)
e. Poppa Don't Preach To Me - 2:55(Frank Loesser)
Painted Smiles LP1359 — Frank Loesser Revisited   (1974)
f. Spring Will Be A Little Late This Year - 4:44(Frank Loesser)
Painted Smiles LP1359 — Frank Loesser Revisited   (1974)
g. Sweet River - 3:02(Tom Jones, Harvey Schmidt)
Painted Smiles LP1381 — Contemporary Broadway Revisited   (1985)
h. Wishing (Will Make It So) - 2:35(Buddy De Sylva)
Painted Smiles CD144 — De Sylva, Brown & Henderson Revisited, Vol. 1   (1993)
i. Let's Take Advantage Of Now - 2:50(Ted Koehler, Ray Henderson)
Painted Smiles CD145 — De Sylva, Brown & Henderson Revisited, Vol. 2   (1993)
j. It's Great To Be Alive - 2:52(Lew Brown, Ray Henderson)
Painted Smiles CD145 — De Sylva, Brown & Henderson Revisited, Vol. 2   (1993)

Johnny Desmond (v) on f; Mary McCarty (v) on b; Danny Meehan (v) on a.


Date: Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs (1977)
Location: New York
Original Cast Recording

Michael Valenti (dir, con, p), Margaret Whiting (v), Ira Yuspeh (g), Harmon Lest (ep), Steve Sterner (org), Brad Alexander (per), Rie Schmidt (f), John Scott (ob), Ruben Rivera (vc)

a. Look At Me(Michael Valenti, Elsa Rael)
Take Home Tunes LP775 — Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs / Beauty And The Beast   (1977)

Date: Taking My Turn (1983)
Location: Entermedia Theatre (Village East), New York
Original Cast Recording

Barry Levitt (dir, con), Cissy Houston, Marni Nixon, Ted Thurston, Margaret Whiting (v)

a. Fine For The Shape I'm In - 2:28(Gary William Friedman, Will Holt)
b. In April - 2:23(Gary William Friedman, Will Holt)
c. It Still Isn't Over - 4:11(Gary William Friedman, Will Holt)
All titles on: Broadway Limited Records LP1001 — Taking My Turn: A Musical Celebration   (1984)

Cissy Houston (v) on a; Marni Nixon (v) on a; Ted Thurston (v) on c.


Date: Songbird Sessions
Label: Reader's Digest

Ed Ames, Margaret Whiting (v), David Whitaker Orchestra, Dick Grove Orchestra, Roland Shaw Orchestra (acc)

a. My Funny Valentine - 3:23(Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart)
RCA Box Set033/A — Great Ladies Of Song   (1985)
Reader's Digest CD9600789 — The "Songbird" Sessions   (2008)
b. I Only Have Eyes For You - 3:38(Harry Warren, Al Dubin)
RCA Box Set033/A — Great Ladies Of Song   (1985)
Reader's Digest CD9600789 — The "Songbird" Sessions   (2008)
c. Till We Meet Again - 2:51(Richard Whiting, Raymond Egan)
RCA Box Set033/A — Great Ladies Of Song   (1985)
Reader's Digest CD9600789 — The "Songbird" Sessions   (2008)
d. Where Or When - 2:52(Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart)
RCA Box Set033/A — Great Ladies Of Song   (1985)
Reader's Digest CD9600789 — The "Songbird" Sessions   (2008)
e. Fly Me To The Moon (In Other Words) - 2:26(Bart Howard)
Reader's Digest CD9600789 — The "Songbird" Sessions   (2008)
f. That Old Black Magic - 2:55(Harold Arlen, Johnny Mercer)
Reader's Digest CD9600789 — The "Songbird" Sessions   (2008)
g. It Might As Well Be Spring - 2:48(Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II)
Reader's Digest CD9600789 — The "Songbird" Sessions   (2008)
h. A Tree In The Meadow - 2:55(Billy Reid)
RCA Box Set033/A — Great Ladies Of Song   (1985)
Reader's Digest CD9600789 — The "Songbird" Sessions   (2008)
i. The Money Tree - 2:08(Mark McIntyre, Clifford F. Ferre)
Reader's Digest CD9600789 — The "Songbird" Sessions   (2008)
j. Tea For Two - 3:38(Vincent Youmans, Irving Caesar)
RCA Box Set033/A — Great Ladies Of Song   (1985)
Reader's Digest Download — The Reader's Digest Sessions, Vol. 1   (2007)

Ed Ames (v) on j; David Whitaker Orchestra (acc) on a-d; Dick Grove Orchestra (acc) on e; Roland Shaw Orchestra (acc) on j.

Performances a-d. recorded in London; others probably New York.


Date: Guest Recordings

Robert McGarity, Bruce Yeko (pdr), Keith Levenson, Wayne Moore (dir), Tex Arnold (con, p), Bill Daugherty, Gary Kline, Margaret Whiting (v), Jim Vukovich (p, syn), Steve LaSpina (b), Chip Fabrizi (d), Scott Perloff (d, per)

a. I'm Getting Off Here - 4:02(Hal Clayton Hackady, Robert Haber)
unissued
b. I Get A Kick Out Of You - 3:43(Cole Porter)
Teldec CD75277-2 — Cole Porter Centennial Gala Concert   (1991)
c. For The Moment - 4:08(Babbie Green) / arr: Wayne Moore
Lockett-Palmer CD930302 — In Nobody's Shadow: Songs For The Theatre   (1993)
d. Gentle Love - 3:43(Portia Nelson, Margaret Whiting)
DRG CD91445 — This Life, Her Songs And Her Friends   (1996)
e. Hey Love! - 3:05(Martin Charnin)
Original Cast CD9619 — Incurably Romantic: Songs Of M. Charnin   (1996)
f. There's A Man In My Life - 2:50(John Meyer) / arr: Tex Arnold
[no label] CD Single — The Betrayal Of Nora Blake   (2000)
g. It's All For You - 2:33(John Meyer)
Meyertunes Download — Bringin' Out The Beast: Songs By John Meyer   (2011)
h. A Fine Romance - 2:58(Jerome Kern, Dorothy Fields)
Original Cast CD10225 — Look To The Rainbow   (2000)
i. Let's Take An Old-Fashioned Walk - 4:00(Irving Berlin)
CD Baby Download — Souvenirs   (2013)
j. Send In The Clowns - 4:38(Stephen Sondheim)
CD Baby Download — Lucky   (2004)
k. This Nearly Was Mine - 4:38(Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein II)
CD Baby Download — Lucky   (2004)
l. Loneliness Ends With Love - 2:54(Al Lerner)
Lakeshore Records CD340092 — Elegy (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)   (2008)

j, k performed as medley.

Robert McGarity (pdr) on c; Bruce Yeko (pdr) on e; Keith Levenson (dir) on e; Wayne Moore (dir) on c; Tex Arnold (con) on f, (p) on d; Bill Daugherty (v) on h-i; Gary Kline (v) on j-k; Jim Vukovich (p) on c, (syn) on c; Steve LaSpina (b) on d; Chip Fabrizi (d) on d; Scott Perloff (d) on c, (per) on c.

1. "I'm Getting Off Here"
This composition was written for a production of "Alias Jimmy Valentine". Margaret recorded this demo performance in 1988.

2. "For The Moment"
This performance was recorded February or March 1993; further details unknown.


Sessions Reported: 6

Performances Reported: 41

Unique Songs Reported: 41

Unique Issues Reported: 21