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The London Concert

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The London Concert

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Betty Buckley
genre:
Soundtracks

We gave it an A

Hers is the finest voice in musical theater today — though critics are still divided over Betty Buckley’s performance in Broadway’s Sunset Boulevard. But on this everyone agrees: Betty can sing — a sentiment justified by the glorious live record The London Concert, populated mostly by Broadway standards, including ”Memory” and ”Meadowlark.” Some selections are a bit predict able, but her renditions are definitive, moving, and letter-perfect. And now that Buckley’s taken her turn, we can impose a moratorium on ”Send In the Clowns.” A

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