CREST OF A WAVE



Composer: Ivor Novello
Lyricist: Christopher Hassall

Opened: September 1, 1937, Theatre Royale, Drury Lane, London
Performances: 203

Note: A complete song list is not available at this time.


Clementina:

1. 78/HMV C2921 (Drury Lane Theatre Orchestra conducted by Charles Prentice) [reissued on Shine Through My Dreams, CD/Memoir CDMOIR 546]


The Haven Of Your Heart:

1. 78/HMV C2921 (Drury Lane Theatre Orchestra conducted by Charles Prentice) [reissued on Shine Through My Dreams, CD/Memoir CDMOIR 546]
2. 78/HMV B8623 (Olive Gilbert with the Drury Lane Theatre Orchestra and Chorus conducted by Charles Prentice) [reissued on Ivor Novello: The Classic Shows, CD/EMI CDP 7943682]
3. 78/Gramophone BD 5266 (Ronnie Munro and His Orchestra)
4. Noel Coward and Ivor Novello: Glamorous Nights, CD/Reader's Digest 245-0007 (Gillian Knight with Michael Law, piano)


If You Only Knew:

1. 78/HMV C2921 (Drury Lane Theatre Orchestra conducted by Charles Prentice) [reissued on Shine Through My Dreams, CD/Memoir CDMOIR 546]
2. 78/HMV B8623 (Dorothy Dickson with the Drury Lane Theatre Orchestra and Chorus conducted by Charles Prentice) [reissued on Ivor Novello: The Classic Shows, CD/EMI CDP 7943682]
3. 78/Gramophone BD 5266 (Ronnie Munro and His Orchestra)


Mazurka:

1. 78/HMV C2921 (Drury Lane Theatre Orchestra conducted by Charles Prentice) [reissued on Shine Through My Dreams, CD/Memoir CDMOIR 546]


Nautical Tango:

1. 78/HMV C2921 (Drury Lane Theatre Orchestra conducted by Charles Prentice) [reissued on Shine Through My Dreams, CD/Memoir CDMOIR 546]


Rose Of England:

1. 78/HMV C2921 (Drury Lane Theatre Orchestra conducted by Charles Prentice) [reissued on Shine Through My Dreams, CD/Memoir CDMOIR 546]
2. 78/HMV B8624 (Edgar Elmes with the Drury Lane Theatre Orchestra and Chorus conducted by Charles Prentice) [reissued on Ivor Novello: The Classic Shows, CD/EMI CDP 7943682]
3. Ivor Novello Highlights, 10"/World Record Club S1 (Vanessa Lee and Bruce Trent with orchestra conducted by John Gregory)
4. Ivor Novello: His Greatest Songs, His Master's Voice (S) CSD 1263 (Ivor Emmanuel and The Williams Singers with Michael Collins and his Orchestra) [reissued on The Dancing Years/King's Rhapsody, CD/EMI Classics For Pleasure 3 35985 2]
5. John Hanson Sings The Music Of Ivor Novello, Philips (M) BL 7654 (John Hanson with orchestra and chorus directed by Johnny Arthey)
6. Harry Secombe Sings The Songs Of Ivor Novello, Philips (S) SBL7812 (Harry Secombe with orchestra and chorus directed by Wally Stott)
7. Ivor Novello's Music Hall, Westminster (S) WST-14134 (Eric Johnson and his Orchestra) [reissued on The Best Of Ivor Emmanuel, CD/Castle Pulse 242]
8. The Famed Songs Of Noel Coward And Ivor Novello, Dot (M) DLP 3047 (Bruce Trent with the Westminster Festival Orchestra conducted by Johnny Gregory)
9. Ivor Emmanual Sings Ivor Novello, Marble Arch MALS 1223 (Ivor Emmanuel)
10. Noel Coward and Ivor Novello: Glamorous Nights, CD/Reader's Digest 245-0007 (Donald Maxwell with Michael Law, piano)
11. The Magical World Of Operetta, CD/Reader's Digest RDCD1191-6 (Vince Hill)
12. We'll Meet Again: The Best Of Vera Lynn, CD/EMI 71147 (Vera Lynn)
13. Pride Of England, CD/Scotdisc 581 (The Brass Pennies)


Used To You (cut):

1. Forty Years Of English Musical Comedy, Rococo 4007 (Dorothy Dickson and Ivor Novello)


Why Isn't It You:

1. 78/HMV C2921 (Drury Lane Theatre Orchestra conducted by Charles Prentice) [reissued on Shine Through My Dreams, CD/Memoir CDMOIR 546]
2. 78/HMV B8623 (Dorothy Dickson and Walter Crisham with the Drury Lane Theatre Orchestra and Chorus conducted by Charles Prentice) [reissued on Ivor Novello: The Classic Shows, CD/EMI CDP 7943682]
3. Gosford Park, CD/Decca 289 470 387-2 (Jeremy Northam with piano by Christopher Northam)