The Queen's Music

President Barack Obama's gift of an iPod to Queen Elizabeth II came loaded with 40 songs from popular Broadway productions, including "The King and I," "West Side Story" and "Dreamgirls."

The iPod was given to accompany a rare coffee table book of songs by composers Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart, which Obama also gave the queen.



Songs on the iPod are:

  • "Oklahoma!"
  • "If I Loved You," Jan Clayton, "Carousel"
  • "You'll Never Walk Alone," Jan Clayton, "Carousel"
  • "There's No Business Like Show Business," Ethel Merman, "Annie Get Your Gun"
  • "Once in Love with Amy (Where's Charley?)," Ray Bolger
  • "Some Enchanted Evening," "South Pacific"
  • "Diamonds Are a Girl's Best Friend," Carol Channing, "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes"
  • "Getting to Know You," Gertrude Lawrence, "The King and I"
  • "Shall We Dance?" Gertrude Lawrence, "The King and I"
  • "I Could Have Danced All Night," Julie Andrews, "My Fair Lady"
  • "I've Grown Accustomed to Her Face," Rex Harrison, "My Fair Lady"
  • "The Party's Over (Bells Are Ringing)," Judy Holliday
  • "Maria," "West Side Story"
  • "Tonight," "West Side Story"
  • "Seventy Six Trombones," "The Music Man"
  • "Everything's Coming up Roses," Ethel Merman, "Gypsy"
  • "The Sound of Music"
  • "Try to Remember," Jerry Orbach, "The Fantasticks"
  • "Camelot," Richard Burton
  • "If Ever I Would Leave You," Robert Goulet, "Camelot"
  • "Hello, Dolly!" Carol Channing
  • "If I Were a Rich Man," Zero Mostel, "Fiddler on the Roof"
  • "People," Barbra Streisand, "Funny Girl"
  • "On a Clear Day (You Can See Forever)," John Cullum
  • "The Impossible Dream," Richard Kiley, "Man of La Mancha"
  • "Mame," Charles Braswell
  • "Cabaret," Liza Minnelli
  • "Aquarius, Ronald Dyson, "Hair"

  • "Send in the Clowns," Judy Collins, "A Little Night Music"
  • "All That Jazz," Chita Rivera, "Chicago"
  • "One," "A Chorus Line"
  • "Tomorrow," Andrea McArdle, "Annie"
  • "Don't Cry for Me Argentina," Patti LuPone, "Evita"
  • "And I Am Telling You I'm Not Going," Jennifer Holliday, "Dreamgirls"
  • "Memory," Elaine Paige, "Cats"
  • "The Best of Times," George Hearn, "La Cage Aux Folles"
  • "I Dreamed a Dream," Aretha Franklin, "Les Miserables"
  • "The Music of the Night," Michael Crawford, "The Phantom of the Opera"
  • "As If We Never Said Goodbye," Elaine Paige, "Sunset Blvd."
  • "Seasons of Love," "Rent"

  • Mary-Jayne McKay

Comments