Michael Flanders And Donald Swann – At The Drop Of A Hat. Label: Parlophone – PMC 1033. Recorded live at the Fortune Theatre, London, 21st February 1957. The 1960 Stereo release Parlophone PCS 3001 has one song missing but, most of all, brings a different recording, from a 1959 show.
Michael Flanders, Donald Swann - A Transport Of Delight mp3. A2. Michael Flanders, Donald Swann - Song Of Reproduction mp3. A3. Michael Flanders, Donald Swann - A Gnu mp3. A4. Michael Flanders, Donald Swann - Design For Living mp. All materials are provided for educational purposes.
Donald Swann, Flanders & Swann & Michael Flanders) Lyrics. A Song of Patriotic Prejudice (Ft. Donald Swann & Michael Flanders) Lyrics. Sea Fever (Ft. Michael Flanders and Donald Swann) Lyrics. About At the Drop of Another Hat. At the Drop of Another Hat Q&A.
A perfect evening of British cocktail piano wit, this live performance at the Fortune Theatre in London should delight any fan of such classic BBC radio shows as My Word and My Music. A Gnu" and "Hippopotamus" both became justly famous among adults and children alike, particularly for the former's punning malapropisms: "I'm a G-nu /How do you do/You really ought to K-now W-ho's W-ho.
About Michael Flanders & Donald Swann. A musical comedy duo most active in Britain during the 1950s and 60s, Michael Flanders (b. 1922) and Donald Swann (b. 1923) first met each other as schoolboys at Westminster in 1936. In 1939 the two collaborated on part of a musical revue titled "Go For It," with Swann contributing piano and Flanders, an aspiring actor, appearing onstage. They then served in the war - Flanders in the Navy, and Swann as an ambulance driver-during which Flanders contracted polio
|A1||A Transport Of Delight|
|A2||Song Of Reproduction|
|A4||Design For Living|
|A5||Je Suis Le Ténébreux|
|Songs For Our Time|
|A6.c||A Happy Song|
|B1||A Song Of The Weather|
|B2||The Reluctant Cannibal|
|B5||Kokoraki - A Greek Song|
|B6||Madeira, M' Dear?|
|PMC 1033||Michael Flanders And Donald Swann*||At The Drop Of A Hat (LP, Album, Mono)||Parlophone||PMC 1033||UK||1957|
|PCS 3001||Michael Flanders And Donald Swann*||At The Drop Of A Hat (LP, Album, RP)||Parlophone||PCS 3001||UK||Unknown|
|PMCO 1033||Michael Flanders And Donald Swann*||At The Drop Of A Hat (LP, Album, Mono)||Parlophone||PMCO 1033||Australia||1956|
|PMC 1033||Michael Flanders And Donald Swann*||At The Drop Of A Hat (LP, Album, Mono, RP)||Parlophone||PMC 1033||UK||Unknown|
|PMCJ 1033||Michael Flanders And Donald Swann*||At The Drop Of A Hat (LP, Album, Mono)||Parlophone||PMCJ 1033||South Africa||1957|