I Could Have Sung All Night
My StoryBook - 2006
Everyone knows Marni Nixon...with one of the best-known and best-loved singing voices in the world, Nixon dubbed songs for Natalie Wood in West Side Story, Audrey Hepburn in My Fair Lady and Deborah Kerr in The King and I. She was the voice of Hollywood s leading ladies, arriving in Hollywood at 17 and working with Leonard Bernstein, Aaron Copland, Charles Ives, Stephen Sondheim, Rogers and Hammerstein among many others. Known as the "Ghostess with the Mostess" in Hollywood, Marni Nixon is renowned for being the dubbed voice over very prominent stars in stage-to-screen adaptations. Stephen Cole & Marni Nixon reveal her story in a frank, funny and truly remarkable autobiography. This is her first book. Stephen Coleis also a librettist and lyricist, his musicals include The Night of the Hunter, After the Fair, Dodsworth and many others.
Publisher: New York, NY : Billboard Books : 2006
Branch Call Number: 782.1 N654i
Characteristics: 306p illus