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Sherman Theatrical Entertainment Ltd. announces the release of "The Robbie Sherman Songbook," marking the 100 year anniversary of Sherman family songwriting. The premier "must-have" audition tool for musical theatre performers and enthusiasts, the audio album features 16 tracks from Robert J. Sherman's theatrical musical catalogue, many of which have been recorded by some of the West End's most notable stars, including Olivier Award winner Sam Tutty (Dear Evan Hansen) and Olivier nominated Rachel John (Hamilton). The premier "must-have" audition tool for musical theatre performers... recorded by some of West End's most notable stars.
This collection of songs was selected from five musicals written by Robert J. Sherman, including Bumblescratch, Love Birds, and A Spoonful of Sherman, as well as upcoming musical projects The Magic Flute and The Penguin Pirate. A perfect addition to any performer's musical theatre audition repertoire, The Robbie Sherman Songbook includes songs written specifically for younger characters who possess all the complexity and dimensionality that have come to define the youth of today.
The album was produced by Sherman alongside West End Music Director
Mark Warman. Orchestral arrangements were provided by Rowland Lee and Big Band arrangements were created by James
The complete list of tracks includes:
Song Musical Performer
of a Stranger The Penguin Pirate Sam Tutty
The Sharpest Smile Love Birds Anna Stolli
Crunchy Crackers Love Birds Greg Castiglioni
Did You Ever Have a Dream The Penguin Pirate Matthew Croke
It's Your Birthday Love Birds The Femmes
I Never Dreamed Love Birds Lewis Cornay/ Evie Hoskins
Love Birds Love Birds Philip Bertioli
Then You Fly The Magic Flute Jack Wolfe
Adorable Me! Bumblescratch Ilan Galkoff
That's Something Bumblescratch Evie Hoskins
We Will Live To Be Free Bumblescratch Tyrone Huntley
Blimey, I'm Slimy (Over You) Love Birds Robbie Sherman
Superhero The Magic Flute Emma Kingston
Melbourne Bumblescratch Bumblescratch Jessica Martin
of the Spheres Bumblescratch Rob Houchen
Long Long Road Bumblescratch Rachel John
The album will be available on all streaming platforms on January 14, 2022. Sheet music for all tracks will be available exclusively through Hal Leonard and its affiliates. For additional information, visit Sherman Theatrical Entertainment or follow @shermantheatrical.
Sherman Theatrical Entertainment was created as a musical theatre and entertainment company with an early emphasis on theatrical production and music publishing and licensing. Founded by Robert J. Sherman, Bret Goldin, and Andrew Kaplan in 2021, the company builds on the 100-year-old, Sherman family legacy portfolio best known for film song scores such as Mary Poppins and Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, and theme park songs such as It's a Small World After All.