My First Affair

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My First Affair
Soundtrack album by Lari White
Released April 6, 2007
Genre Cabaret
Label Skinny WhiteGirl Records
Producer Lari White

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][4] The show included a mix of pop, country, gospel and Broadway songs including several original compositions by White.[5] The album was released on April 6, 2007 on Skinny White Girl Records.[6]

Track listing[edit]

  1. “Please Be Kind/ Gotta Have Me Go With You” (Sammy Kahn, Saul Chapman/ Harold Arlen, Ira Gershwin) - 2:30
  2. “There’s A Terrific Band” (Alan Bergman, Marilyn Bergman, Billy Goldenberg) - 3:32
  3. “Doatsy Mae” (Carol Hall) - 3:12
  4. “Minor Changes” (Lari White) - 2:14
  5. “Museums” (Steven Lutvak) - 4:33
  6. “Forgiveness’ Embrace” (Stephen Schwartz) - 4:00
  7. “Love Me or Leave Me” (Walter Donaldson, Gus Kahn) - 2:15
  8. Richard Rogers Medley: “Falling in Love With Love” (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart) / “A Cockeyed Optimist” (Oscar Hammerstein II, Richard Rodgers) - 2:49
  9. “Over and Over” (Lari White) - 3:46
  10. “It Ain’t My Business” (DeSpain, Anderson-Lopez) - 3:26
  11. 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
  12. “It’s A New World” (Ira Gershwin, Harold Arlen) - 2:04


  • Producer: 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


  1. ^ "Grammy Winner White Mixes Nashville, Broadway in Cabaret Debut". Bloomberg News. March 1, 2007. 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. 
  2. ^ 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. 
  3. ^ My First Affair (CD). Lari White. Skinny WhiteGirl Records. 2007. 
  4. ^ 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. 
  5. ^ Peter Haas, Cabaret Scenes, March 1, 2007, "[1]"
  6. ^ All Music Guide, "[2]"