The Contemporary Singing Actor (Revised Women's Edition Volume 1). By Various. For Vocal. Vocal Collection. Piece for the NFMC Vocal event with the National Federation of Music Clubs (NFMC) Festivals Bulletin 2008-2009-2010. Softcover. 256 pages. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.740192).
ISBN 0634047663. 9x12 inches.
This expansive series takes an in-depth look into contemporary theatre repertoire for singers, spanning the 1980s, '90s and into the 21st century. Some songs in these collections have never before appeared in print. Approximately 35-40 songs per volume represent the most interesting choices for singers from a wide variety of Broadway, Off-Broadway and London shows. Every auditioning singer will find plenty of intriguing possibilities!
The revised editions from the expansive series include songs from The Color Purple, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, The Drowsy Chaperone, Grey Gardens, The Light in the Piazza and Spring Awakening.
Revised Women's Edition Volume 1 contains 37 songs from 28 shows.
Revised Women's Edition Volume 2 contains 38 songs from 27 shows.