9 thoughts on “ Standing On The Corner - Frank Loesser - The Most Happy Fella! (Vinyl, LP, Album) ”

  1. “It is a masterpiece of our era ” – Robert Coleman, Daily Mirror History. Produced by Kermit Bloomgarden and Lynn Loesser (Frank’s wife of 20 years), “The Most Happy Fella” opened at the Imperial Theatre on Broadway on May 3, , settling in for a run of performances.
  2. Discover releases, reviews, track listings, recommendations, and more about Frank Loesser / Robert Weede - The Most Happy Fella! at Discogs. Complete your Frank Loesser / Robert Weede collection/5(11).
  3. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of The Most Happy Fella! on Discogs. Label: Columbia Masterworks - C03L • Format: 3x, Vinyl LP, Album Box Set • Country: US • Genre: Stage & Screen • Style: Musical4/5(1).
  4. The Most Happy Fella: Standing on the Corner, a song by Frank Loesser, Shorty Long, John Henson, Alan Gilbert, Roy Lazarus, Herbert Greene on Spotify We and our partners use cookies to personalize your experience, to show you ads based on your interests, and for measurement and analytics purposes.
  5. When Columbia Records came to record and release the original Broadway cast album of Frank Loesser's musical The Most Happy Fella, the company opted to present the show as a whole in a three-LP box set, an unusually lavish treatment that emphasized its near-operatic character. Four years later, The Most Happy Fella finally crossed the Atlantic to open successfully in London's West End on.
  6. THE MOST HAPPY FELLA is a gem of a musical which had the bad luck of opening in the same era as such other greats as MY FAIR LADY and WEST SIDE STORY (to cite only two) and did not get the total attention it deserved then OR now. Frank Loesser enjoyed deservedly great acclaim for GUYS AND DOLLS and for the wonderful "hit parade" songs he/5(23).
  7. Sep 07,  · THE MOST HAPPY FELLA is filled with sweeping ballads, intense dramatic arias and tuneful, splashy Broadway-style numbers including "Big D" and "Standing on the Corner." THE MOST HAPPY FELLA opened.
  8. The Most Happy Fella, with the hit songs “Standing on the Corner” and “Big D,” opened in, and ran two years. It was the first show recorded in its entirety, released as a 3-disc set by Columbia Records. Reluctant to repeat himself, he decided on a simple country fable, Greenwillow, for his next project.
  9. The OBC recording of The Most Happy Fella was extrordinary in that Columbia records released it as a 3 album set, almost the entire show, and a rarity at the time. Reportedly record producer Goddard Lieberson felt that to release an abridged cast recording would be a huge injustice to Frank Loesser, and to audiences that deserved a complete /5(17).

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