By Mark Eden Horowitz
Where the 1st variation targeted relatively on six shows—Passion, Assassins, Into the Woods, Sunday within the Park with George, Sweeney Todd, and Pacific Overtures—this moment version offers a brand new bankruptcy that discusses Sondheim's complete profession. a number of exhibits that weren't mentioned formerly are explored right here, together with A humorous factor occurred so as to the discussion board, Merrily We Roll alongside, corporation, Follies, someone Can Whistle, and A Little evening Music, in addition to options concerning the contemporary movie model of Sweeney Todd. The e-book additionally positive aspects a whole bankruptcy on Bounce: the former incarnation of his newest musical, Road Show. as well as Sondheim's record of "Songs I want i would Written," the songlisting and discography has been drastically accelerated and up to date to incorporate all works composed and recorded during the last six years.
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Sondheim on Music: Minor Details and Major Decisions by Mark Eden Horowitz