THE BAKER'S WIFE



Composer: Stephen Schwartz
Lyricist: Stephen Schwartz

Opened: May 11, 1976, Los Angeles, CA
Performances: Closed November 13, 1976, Washington, D.C.

Note: Only numbers not found on the original cast recording are noted below.


Bread (A Paean To Le Pain):

1. Composer Demo (Stephen Schwartz, piano and voice)
2. 7"/Take Home Tunes THT-773 (Paul Sorvino and Celebrity Cast with Stephen Schwartz, piano)
3. The Baker's Wife, CD/JAY CDJAY2 1323 (Villagers with orchestra directed by Gareth Valentine)


Buzz-A-Buzz (added to the 1989 London production):

1. The Baker's Wife, CD/JAY CDJAY2 1323 (Alun Armstrong, James Villiers, Rob Jarvis, and Villagers with orchestra directed by Gareth Valentine)


Feminine Companionship (added to the 1983 Woodstock production):

1. The Baker's Wife, CD/JAY CDJAY2 1323 (Vanessa Leagh Hicks and Janet Devenish with orchestra directed by Gareth Valentine)


Finale (unused original version):

1. Composer Demo (Stephen Schwartz, piano and voice)


If It Wasn't For You (added to the 1989 London production):

1. The Baker's Wife, CD/JAY CDJAY2 1323 (John Bennett, Neil McCaul, James Villiers, and Villagers with orchestra directed by Gareth Valentine)


Introduction (unused?):

1. Composer Demo (Stephen Schwartz, piano and voice)


A Little Taste Of Heaven:

1. Composer Demo (Stephen Schwartz, piano and voice)
2. 7"/Take Home Tunes THT-773 (Stephen Schwartz and Carol Schwartz with Stephen Schwartz, piano)


Look For The Woman:

1. The Baker's Wife, CD/JAY CDJAY2 1323 (John Bennett, James Villiers, George Raistrick, Simon Clark, Sidney Livingstone, Arthur Whybrow, Nicholas Lumley, and Edward Phillips with orchestra directed by Gareth Valentine)


The Luckiest Man In The World:

1. Composer Demo (Stephen Schwartz, piano and voice)
2. The Baker's Wife, CD/JAY CDJAY2 1323 (George Raistrick, Village Men, James Villiers, and Liz Izen with orchestra directed by Gareth Valentine)


Not In The Market:

1. 7"/Take Home Tunes THT-773 (Stephen Schwartz and Carol Schwartz with Stephen Schwartz, piano)


Perfect Every Time:

1. 7"/Take Home Tunes THT-773 (Paul Sorvino with Stephen Schwartz, piano)


Plain And Simple (added to the 1989 London production):

1. The Baker's Wife, CD/JAY CDJAY2 1323 (Alun Armstrong and Sharon Lee Hill with orchestra directed by Gareth Valentine)


Romance:

1. The Baker's Wife, CD/JAY CDJAY2 1323 (Jill Martin, Myra Sands, Tricia Deighton, Liz Izen, Vanessa Leagh Hicks, and Janet Devenish with orchestra directed by Gareth Valentine)


Welcome To Concorde (cut):

1. Composer Demo (Stephen Schwartz, piano and voice)


What's A Man To Do?:

1. 7"/Take Home Tunes THT-773 (Paul Sorvino, Portia Nelson, Darlene Conley, Denise Lor with Stephen Schwartz, piano)


When We Lived In Mention (cut):

1. Composer Demo (Stephen Schwartz, piano and voice)


Unrecorded Material:

The Baking
I Could Never Get Enough For You (added to the 1982 Santa Barbara revival)
New Musketeers (added to the 1989 London production)
A Pan For Le Pain
Romance (first version)
Something's Got To Be Done
Voila! (added to the 1982 Santa Barbara revival)
When She Gets Home Tomorrow