Annie 30th Anniversary Recording
(Time-Life - new on 2 CDs)
Disc one: complete Annie score. Disc two: Songs written for but dropped from Annie, plus those written for subsequent productions (including Annie 2 songs that weren't recycled into Annie Warbucks, with linking narration by Carol Burnett). More details to come. Andrea McArdle, Amanda Balon, Kathryn Zaremba ("It's Christmas"), Carol Burnett (provides commentary), Shelly Burch ("He Doesn't Know I'm Alive"), Conrad John Schuck, Kathie Lee Gifford, Sally Struthers ("How Could I Say No?"), Gary Beach (Lionel). Music director Keith Levenson. Robert Sher, producer.