Stephen Sondheim - Assassins (Vocal Selections). By Stephen Sondheim (1930-). For Piano/Vocal. Vocal Selections. Softcover. 88 pages. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.313452).
ISBN 1423472861. 9x12 inches.
This musical, with a book by John Weidman, explores the history of presidential assassination in America, from John Wilkes Booth to John Hinckley, Jr. Assassins climaxes in a surreal sequence where the assassins convince Lee Harvey Oswald that his act is the only way he will connect – with them, with history, and with the world.
Newly edited, with new music engravings, added songs, articles and photos. Includes: The Ballad of Booth • The Ballad of Czolgosz • The Ballad of Guiteau • Everybody's Got the Right • Something Just Broke • Unworthy of Your Love.