CAIRO
(Film)



Composer: Arthur Schwartz
Lyricist: E.Y. Harburg

Released: August 17, 1942

Note: The soundtrack also contains interpolated numbers, for which I have not attempted to compile discological information beyond original cast member performances.


Beautiful Ohio (M/L: Mary Earl [Robert A. King]; Ballard Macdonald):

1. Jeanette MacDonald Sings!, Sunbeam P-514 (Jeanette MacDonald, Ethel Waters, and The King's Men)


Buds Won't Bud (M: Harold Arlen) (cut from HOORAY FOR WHAT!):

1. 78/Okeh 5634 (Al Knapp with The Tommy Tucker Time)
2. 78/Varsity 8272 (Phil Harris, vocal, with Phil Harris and his Orchestra) [also 78/Hit 7030; reissued on The Thing About Phil Harris, CD/ASV/Living Era 5191]
3. 78/Decca 3174 (Judy Garland with orchestra conducted by Bobby Sherwood) [reissued on The Complete Decca Masters, CD/MCA 11059]
4. 78/Columbia 35472 (Helen Forrest with Benny Goodman and his Orchestra) [reissued on The Complete Helen Forrest with Benny Goodman, CD/Collector's Choice Music 245]
5. 78/Victor 26609 (Connie Haines with Tommy Dorsey and his Orchestra) [reissued on Singin' n' Swingin', CD/Collectors' Choice Music 241]
6. 78/Victor 26603 (Bea Wain with orchestra conducted by Walter Gross) [reissued on You Can Depend on Me: The Complete Recordings, Vol. 1, CD/Baldwin Street Music 311]
7. Debut, Decca 8557 (Marcy Lutes with music conducted by Gil Evans)
8. Harold Arlen In Hollywood, JJA (M) 19763 (Ethel Waters) [reissued on Hollywood Swing and Jazz: Hot Numbers from Classic MGM, Warner Brothers & RKO Films, CD/Rhino 79805; That's Entertainment, CD/Rhino 73192]
9. Hi Fi Calypso, Etc., Columbia (M) CL-928 (Enid Mosier and her Trinidad Steel Band with the Clarence Williams Trio)
10. The Music Of Harold Arlen Vol. 1, Walden (M) 306 (Harold Arlen and quintet with musical direction by Peter Matz) [reissued on Harold Arlen Sings, Mark56 Records (M) 683; The Music Of Harold Arlen, CD/Harbinger HCD 1505; Harold Arlen Sings Sweet And Hot, CD/ASV/Living Era 5603]
11. Harold Arlen's Songs, CD/Audiophile 168 (Richard Rodney Bennett)
12. Love Held Lightly: Rare Songs by Harold Arlen, CD/Angel 54798 (Peggy Lee with Keith Ingham and His Octet)
13. You Should Know by Now, CD/Innerstate 7010 (Barbara Manning & The Go-Luckys!)
14. If The Moon Turns Green, CD/Matassa (Greta Matassa)
15. Boys And Girls Like You And Me, CD/Original Cast 9142 (Sally Mayes with music direction by Dick Gallagher)
16. Billy Stritch, CD/DRG 5215 (Billy Stritch)
17. Barbara Cook Sings Mostly Sondheim: Live at Carnegie Hall, CD/DRG 91464 (Barbara Cook with music direction by Wally Harper)
18. The Forgotten Harold Arlen, CD/Jolly CD 1001 (Rosamund Shelley with Christopher Littlewood, piano)
19. Julie Wilson Sings the Harold Arlen Songbook, CD/DRG 5211 (Julie Wilson with William Roy, piano)
20. Beyond The Rainbow: Lyrics By E.Y. Harburg, CD/Oakton ORCD0005 (Benjamin Sears with Bradford Conner, piano)
21. Judy Garland Sings Harold Arlen, CD/JSP 4246A (Judy Garland with orchestra conducted by Georgie Stoll)


Cairo:

1. The Music Of Arthur Schwartz 1937-1943 Volume III, JJA (M) 19578 (Jeanette MacDonald with the MGM Studio Orchestra and Chorus) [also Jeanette MacDonald Sings!, Sunbeam P-514]


Les Filles De Cadiz (M/L: Delibes):

1. Jeanette MacDonald In Song, 78/Victor album M-642 (Jeanette MacDonald) [reissued on San Francisco & Other Jeanette MacDonald Favorites, CD/RCA 09026-60877-2]
2. Jeanette MacDonald Favorites, 45/RCA album WDM-1431 (Jeanette MacDonald) [reissued on A Tribute To Jeanette MacDonald, CD/OASI Recordings 7007]


From The Land Of The Sky Blue Waters (M/L: Charles Wakefield Cadman; Nelle Richmond Eberhart):

1. Jeanette MacDonald In Song, 78/Victor album M-642 (Jeanette MacDonald) [reissued on A Tribute To Jeanette MacDonald, CD/OASI Recordings 7007]
2. Jeanette MacDonald Sings!, Sunbeam P-514 (Jeanette MacDonald, Ethel Waters, and The King's Men)


Home Sweet Home (M/L: Trad.):

1. Jeanette MacDonald Sings!, Sunbeam P-514 (Jeanette MacDonald, Ethel Waters, and The King's Men)


Keep The Lights Burning Bright In The Harbor (L: Howard Dietz; E.Y. Harburg):

1. The Music Of Arthur Schwartz 1937-1943 Volume III, JJA (M) 19578 (Jeanette MacDonald with the MGM Studio Orchestra) [also Jeanette MacDonald Sings!, Sunbeam P-514]


To A Wild Rose (M/L: ?):

1. Jeanette MacDonald Sings!, Sunbeam P-514 (Jeanette MacDonald, Ethel Waters, and The King's Men)


Waiting For The Robert E Lee (M/L: Lewis F. Muir; L. Wolfe Gilbert):

1. Jeanette MacDonald Sings!, Sunbeam P-514 (Jeanette MacDonald, Ethel Waters, and The King's Men)


A Women Without A Woman (aka "A Man Without A Woman) (unused):

1. Thatís Entertainment!, CD/Turner Classic Movies R2 72192  (Ethel Waters with orchestra conducted by Georgie Stoll) (outtake)


Unrecorded Material:

All The Magic Ladies (M/L: Leslie Eberhard; David Levy)
Steamboat (M/L: Herbert Stothart)
The Waltz Is Over