The Carnegie Hall Corporation commissioned musical theater composer Maury Yeston (Nine, Grand Hotel) to write the song cycle December Songs (inspired by Schubert's Winterreise, aka "Winter Journey") for cabaret singer Andrea Marcovicci in honor of Carnegie Hall's Centennial Season, and she premiered it at Carnegie Hall's Weill Recital Hall on April 16, 1991. In May 1992, she made this recording. Consisting of ten romantic ballads, December Songs is, as might be expected, a wistful work.
by Andrea Marcovicci. Commissioned by Carnegie Hall, written by Maury Yeston, ("Titanic", "Nine") and inspired by Shubert’s Die Winterreise, this stunning song-cycle, with haunting beauty, tells the story of lost love and recovery.
December Songs is a song cycle by Maury Yeston, best known as a musical theatre composer-lyricist responsible for the music and lyrics for Nine, Titanic, Phantom, and part of Grand Hotel. The work is a 'retelling' of Franz Schubert's Winterreise, (a song cycle of art songs), with a cabaret sensibility.
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December Snow ● Andrea Marcovicci. BPM of 116. Key of C Minor. December Snow by Andrea Marcovicci is in the key of C Minor. It should be played at a tempo of 116 BPM. This track was released in 1991.
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It has been recorded in English by Marcovicci, Georges and Harolyn Blackwell, in German by Pia Douwes, with a German translation by Wolfgang Adenberg, in Polish by Edyta Krzemien, also in English by Hetty Sponselee and Sheila Conolly, and in French by Georges. Two time Tony nominee Laura Osnes recently featured 'December Songs' in her. 54 Below debut, 'Laura Osnes sings Maury Yeston', and on her album 'If I Tell You'
Reading from a Lovely Leave (Live) - Andrea Marcovicci. They're Either Too Young or Too Old (Live) - Andrea Marcovicci. The Last Time I Saw Paris, London Pride (Live) - Andrea Marcovicci. Speak Low (Live) - Andrea Marcovicci. My Shining Hour (Live) - Andrea Marcovicci. Monologue 2: Songs of the Big Bands (Live) - Andrea Marcovicci. You'll Never Know, Lover Man, Skylark (Live) - Andrea Marcovicci.
|1||December Snow Maury Yeston||Andrea Marcovicci||3:46|
|2||Where Are You Now Chick Corea / Maury Yeston||Andrea Marcovicci||1:21|
|3||Please Let's Not Even Say Hello Maury Yeston||Andrea Marcovicci||2:20|
|4||When Your Love Is New Maury Yeston||Andrea Marcovicci||2:12|
|5||Bookseller in the Rain Maury Yeston||Andrea Marcovicci||3:09|
|6||My Grandmother's Love Letters Maury Yeston||Andrea Marcovicci||4:08|
|7||I Am Longing Maury Yeston||Andrea Marcovicci||4:17|
|8||I Had a Dream About You Maury Yeston||Andrea Marcovicci||2:55|
|9||By the River Maury Yeston||Andrea Marcovicci||4:51|
|10||What a Relief Maury Yeston||Andrea Marcovicci||4:47|
Credits:Andrew Brucker - Cover Photo, Photography
Rosemary Cappa - Art Direction
Chick Corea - Composer
Jim Czak - Engineer
Jack Globenfelt - Producer
Martin Adler Levick - Cover Photo, Photography
Andrea Marcovicci - Primary Artist
Dan Rosenbaum - Production Coordination
Duncan Stansbury - Engineer, Mastering
Mark Sullivan - Assistant Engineer
Maury Yeston - Composer, Producer