My First Affair was a cabaret show and the soundtrack later released by American Broadway-country-gospel artist Lari White. [1 ]
The cabaret show was at the Oak Room Cabaret at
The Algonquin Hotel in Manhattan, New York City on February 12, 2007. [2 ] [3 ] The show included a mix of pop, country, gospel and Broadway songs including several original compositions by White. [4 ] The album was released on April 6, 2007 on Skinny White Girl Records. [5 ] [6 ]
Track listing [ edit ]
“Please Be Kind/ Gotta Have Me Go With You” (Sammy Kahn, Saul Chapman/ Harold Arlen,
Ira Gershwin) - 2:30 “There’s A Terrific Band” (
Alan Bergman, Marilyn Bergman, Billy Goldenberg) - 3:32 “Doatsy Mae” (Carol Hall) - 3:12
“Minor Changes” (
Lari White) - 2:14 “Museums” (Steven Lutvak) - 4:33
“Forgiveness’ Embrace” (
Stephen Schwartz) - 4:00 “Love Me or Leave Me” (Walter Donaldson, Gus Kahn) - 2:15
Richard Rogers Medley: “Falling in Love With Love” (
Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart) / “A Cockeyed Optimist” (Oscar Hammerstein II, Richard Rodgers) - 2:49 “Over and Over” (Lari White) - 3:46
“It Ain’t My Business” (DeSpain, Anderson-Lopez) - 3:26
Yentl Medley: “Where is it Written?” (
Alan Bergman, Marilyn Bergman, Michel Legrand) / “No Wonder” ( Alan Bergman, Marilyn Bergman, Michel Legrand)/ “A Piece of Sky” ( Alan Bergman, Marilyn Bergman, Michel Legrand) - 6:42 “It’s A New World” (
Ira Gershwin, Harold Arlen) - 2:04
Production [ edit ]
Lari White Recorded Live by: Chris Herles and Jean Pierre Perreaux At the Metropolitan Room at Gotham, courtesy Chris Mazzilli
Directed by: Eric Michael Gillett
Piano: Don Rebic
Bass: Steve Doyle
References [ edit ]
^ "Grammy Winner White Mixes Nashville, Broadway in Cabaret Debut". . March 1, 2007 Bloomberg News . Retrieved 2010-10-16. "Lari White, a gamin powerhouse with several Grammys, made her New York cabaret debut Tuesday at the Algonquin Hotel in a high-energy set titled ``My First Affair that offered Johnny Cash and Broadway standards with equal volume, and equal finesse."
^ Brian Scott Lipton (February 28, 2007). "Lari White: My First Affair" . Retrieved 2010-10-16. "Broadway star Lari White is making a most auspicious cabaret debut in a show cheekily entitled My First Affair, which runs only through March 3."
^ My First Affair (CD). Lari White. Skinny WhiteGirl Records. 2007.
^ Stephen Holden (March 1, 2007). "The Broadway-country-gospel singer Lari White pulled a fast one in the opening moments of her New York cabaret debut in the Oak Room of the Algonquin Hotel on Tuesday evening. ...". New York Times . Retrieved 2010-10-15.
^ Peter Haas, Cabaret Scenes, March 1, 2007, " "
^ All Music Guide, " "