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Glamorous Night – October 24, 1986 | St. George's Hall, Toronto
The songs of Ivor Novello, Noël Coward and others

date: October 24, 1986

This programme was frequently performed in many different locations, on tour and in Toronto.  It featured two versatile singers in the music of Ivor Novello and Sir Noël Coward, with some interpolations by Sir Arthur Sullivan, Sir William Walton and George Gershwin.

Song Artist Composer Poet
Glamorous night (Glamorous Night) Ryan, Theresa Lee, soprano; Schaef, Bruce, baritone; Ralls, Stephen / Ubukata, Bruce, piano Novello, Ivor Hassall, Christopher
Let’s all go down the Strand Ryan, Theresa Lee, soprano; Schaef, Bruce, baritone; Ubukata, Bruce, piano Castling, Harry / Murphy, C.W. anon.
Keep the home fires burning Anderson, Valdine, soprano; Braun, Russell, baritone; Ubukata, Bruce, piano Novello, Ivor Ford, Lena Guilbert
The real American folksong Schaef, Bruce, baritone; Ralls, Stephen, piano Gershwin, George Gershwin, Ira
Let’s do it (Paris) Ryan, Theresa Lee, soprano; Schaef, Bruce, baritone; Ubukata, Bruce, piano Porter, Cole Porter, Cole
Old Sir Faulk (Façade) Ralls, Stephen / Ubukata, Bruce, piano Walton, Sir William, arr. Lambert, Constant n/a
Rose of England (Crest of the Wave) Schaef, Bruce, baritone; Ubukata, Bruce, piano Novello, Ivor Hassall, Christopher
Leap-Year Waltz (The Dancing Years) Ralls, Stephen / Ubukata, Bruce, piano Novello, Ivor n/a
My dearest dear (The Dancing Years) Ryan, Theresa Lee, soprano; Schaef, Bruce, baritone; Ralls, Stephen, piano Novello, Ivor Novello, Ivor
And her mother came too (A to Z) Schaef, Bruce, baritone; Ralls, Stephen, piano Novello, Ivor Titheradge, Dion
Some day my heart will awake (King’s Rhapsody) Ryan, Theresa Lee, soprano; Ubukata, Bruce, piano Novello, Ivor Hassall, Christopher
We’ll gather lilacs in the spring again   (Perchance to Dream) Ryan, Theresa Lee, soprano; Schaef, Bruce, baritone; Ralls, Stephen / Ubukata, Bruce, piano Novello, Ivor Novello, Ivor
INTERMISSION
Why do the wrong people travel? (Sail Away) Ryan, Theresa Lee, soprano; Schaef, Bruce, baritone; Ralls, Stephen / Ubukata, Bruce, piano Coward, Sir Noël Coward, Sir Noël
Nina (Sigh No More) Ryan, Theresa Lee, soprano; Ralls, Stephen, piano Coward, Sir Noël Coward, Sir Noël
I’ve been to a marvellous party (Set to Music) Schaef, Bruce, baritone; Ralls, Stephen, piano Coward, Sir Noël Coward, Sir Noël
Tango-Pasodoble (Façade) Ralls, Stephen / Ubukata, Bruce, piano Walton, Sir William, arr. Lambert, Constant n/a
Some day I’ll find you (Private Lives) Ryan, Theresa Lee, soprano; Ralls, Stephen, piano Coward, Sir Noël Coward, Sir Noël
A bar on the Piccola Marina Schaef, Bruce, baritone; Ubukata, Bruce, piano Coward, Sir Noël Coward, Sir Noël
I’ll see you again (Bitter Sweet) Ryan, Theresa Lee, soprano; Schaef, Bruce, baritone; Ralls, Stephen, piano Coward, Sir Noël Coward, Sir Noël
Mad dogs and Englishmen (Words and Music) Ryan, Theresa Lee, soprano; Schaef, Bruce, baritone; Ralls, Stephen / Ubukata, Bruce, piano Coward, Sir Noël Coward, Sir Noël
If love were all (Bitter Sweet) Ryan, Theresa Lee, soprano; Schaef, Bruce, baritone; Ralls, Stephen / Ubukata, Bruce, piano Coward, Sir Noël Coward, Sir Noël
Mad dogs and Englishmen (Words and Music)   – ENCORE Ryan, Theresa Lee, soprano; Schaef, Bruce, baritone; Ralls, Stephen / Ubukata, Bruce, piano Coward, Sir Noël Coward, Sir Noël