And bemoaning the lack of killer baritone duets
By Sam Perwin
I've written several times in this blog about my involvement with Actor Own, a musical theatre collective that gets together monthly to sing through the entire score of a musical. Yesterday we did The Secret Garden, an epic, haunting score and a personal favorite from my childhood.
I got to play Dr. Neville Carter, and continue on my path to becoming Robert Westenberg (any day now). Neville gets to sing one of, in my opinon, the best songs in the show: Lily's Eyes. Here's Will Chase and Stephen Pasquale doing it at Joe's Pub
During our intermission break, one of the other cast members and I were lamenting the dearth of power baritone duets. Obviously, this sent me down a YouTube k-hole in search of my favorites. Herein, a list: