Vicki Brabham
The Heart and Soul of Frank Loesser
Thu, Aug 2, 1:30 - 3:00 pm
Jaqua Concert Hall, The Shedd Institute
Over the years, Frank Loesser (1910-69) has become a favorite of The Shedd. The prolific, masterful composer/lyricist, of course, wrote the scores for some of the greatest stage and film musicals of the songbook era including Guys And Dolls, How To Succeed In Business…, Where's Charley, and Hans Christian Anderson, as well as a solid corpus of timeless songs like "Heart And Soul", "I Don’t' Want To Walk Without You", and "Baby, It's Cold Outside". We've produced many of the shows, draw on the songs for many concert projects, and have dedicated entire shows to the man for over 20 years. But we keep feeling we've just scratched the surface, and Vicki Brabham keeps finding lesser-known Loesser songs (try saying THAT 10 times fast!) that are absolutely wonderful. So she proposes to share a new batch of them at OFAM 2018 with this special tribute, The Heart And Soul of Frank Loesser — a choice selection of famous and lesser-so, all great, all classic Loesser.
This show is offered twice the Festival, on Thursday August 2nd at 1:30 pm (matinee) and Saturday August 11th at 8 pm.
Event Personnel
Vicki Brabham, director
Musicians
Vicki Brabham, piano, vocals
Program
PROGRAM
 If I Were A Bell
(1950) Guys And Dolls
Words & music by Frank Loesser
 I've Never Been In Love Before
(1950) Guys And Dolls
Words & music by Frank Loesser
 Somebody Somewhere
(1956) The Most Happy Fella
Words & music by Frank Loesser
 Warm All Over
(1956) The Most Happy Fella
Words & music by Frank Latimore
 Joey, Joey, Joey
(1956) The Most Happy Fella
Words & music by Frank Latimore
 Two Sleepy People
(1938) Thanks For The Memory
Words by Frank Loesser
 I Don't Want To Walk Without You
(1941) Sweater Girl
Words by Frank Loesser
Music by Jule Styne
 Jingle Jangle Jingle
(1942) The Forest Rangers
Words by Frank Loesser
Music by Joseph J. Lilley
 Once In Love With Amy
(1948) Where's Charley?
Words & music by Frank Latimore
 On A Slow Boat To China
(1948)
Words & music by Frank Loesser
 Never Will I Marry
(1959) Greenwillow
Words & music by Frank Loesser
 I Believe In You
(1961) How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying
Words & music by Frank Loesser
 Can't Get Out Of This Mood
(1942) Seven Day's Leave
Words by Frank Loesser
Music by Jimmy McHugh
 Let's Get Lost
(1943) Happy Go Lucky
Words by Frank Loesser
Music by Jimmy McHugh
 Heart And Soul
(1938)
Words by Frank Loesser
 Spring Will Be A Little Late This Year
(1943) Christmas Holiday
Words & music by Frank Loesser
 What Are You Doing New Year's Eve
(1947)
Words & music by Frank Loesser
 They're Either Too Young Or Too Old
(1943) Thank Your Lucky Stars
Words by Frank Loesser
Music by Arthur Schwartz
 I Wish I Didn't Love You So
(1947) The Perils of Pauline
Words & music by Frank Loesser
Featured composers, lyricists, creators
Hoagy Carmichael, 1899-1981
Frank Latimore, -
Joseph J. Lilley, -
Frank Loesser, 1910-1969
Jimmy McHugh, 1895-1969
Arthur Schwartz, 1900-1984
Jule Styne, 1905-1994
Ticket/Venue Info
The Heart and Soul of Frank Loesser Ticket Prices
Seat LvlFull PriceDiscount Prices
10%  15%  20%  Stud. 
AA39.00  35.25  33.25  31.25  19.50 
A35.00  31.50  29.75  28.00  17.50 
B30.00  27.00  25.50  24.00  15.00 
C25.00  22.50  21.25  20.00  12.50 
Jaqua Concert Hall
The John G. Shedd Institute for the Arts
285 E Broadway
Eugene, Oregon
541-434-7000

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