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Various - Seven Little Australians: The Musical (1988 Original Australian Cast) download album

  • Performer: Various
  • Title: Seven Little Australians: The Musical (1988 Original Australian Cast)
  • Genre: Screen - Stage
  • Released: 1988
  • Style: Musical, Soundtrack
  • MP3 album: 1453 mb
  • FLAC album: 1784 mb
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Various - Seven Little Australians: The Musical (1988 Original Australian Cast) download album

The Little Generals Parade.

Seven Little Australians is an Australian musical with music by David Reeves, lyrics by John Palmer and Reeves and book by Reeves, Palmer and Peter Yeldham. It is based on the classic Australian children's novel Seven Little Australians by Ethel Turner. David Reeves and Jim Graham, teachers from The Armidale School, first conceived a musical based on the children's novel Seven Little Australians in the late 1970s.

Seven Little Australians. The re-mastered original album has been re-released in 2012. It was originally recorded at Metropole Studios in Melbourne in July 1988. Including the "Look For A Rainbow' sung by Julie Anthony. Re-mastered, Re-released Original Cast Album. 1988 was not only Australia’s Bicentennial Year – it was also the Centennial Year of James Hardie Industries Limited and to celebrate that occasion the company sponsored David Reeves’ original musical production of ‘Seven Little Australians’ based on Ethel Turner’s classic story and which premiered at the Comedy Theatre in Melbourne, followed by a major Australian tour in 1988 and 1989.

SEVEN LITTLE AUSTRALIANS The story is an Australian classic written some one hundred and fifteen years ago by Ethel Turner. It’s never been out of publication and in developing the musical production the creator worked closely with Ethel Turner’s successors so as to preserve integrity and keep the musical traditional relevant and entertaining for a contemporary market. The original album released by EMI in 1988 has sold in excess of 11,000 albums during our original tour.

Trove: Find and get Australian resources. Books, images, historic newspapers, maps, archives and more. The world premiere of Seven Little Australians - the musical. Comedy Theatre Melbourne, June 22 1988"-P. Libraries Australia ID. 22083771.

The original production of Seven Little Australians opened in Melbourne at the Comedy Theatre on 22 June 1988. It was directed by John O'May and choreographed by Pamela French with musical direction by Reeves. The cast included John O'May, Melissa Bickerton, Alyce Platt, John Murphy, Judith McGrath, Judith Roberts and Noel Mitchell. The production moved to the Adelaide Festival Centre from 20 November 1988, and also played in Tasmania. The school started 2016 with 53 girls, including 14 boarders, the Armidale School is situated on a single 18 hectares campus in Armidale, a university city on the New England Tablelands of New South Wales, midway between Sydney and Brisbane. The school features a mix of historic and modern buildings, all of which design elements of the outstanding original building designed by noted architect Sir John Sulman in 1892.

7 Little Australians The Musical. Book, Music and Lyrics by David Reeves Book by Peter Yeldham Book and Lyrics By John Palmer. Full Length Musical, Drama, Australian, 1900-1910. When it premiered in 1988-89 David Reeve's Seven Little Australians immediately became Australia's first major homegrown musical theatre success at the box office. Based on Ethel Turner's classic tale of the same name and taken to heart by young and old since 1894, it is the story of a few months in the life of the Woolcot family. Original Australian Cast Recording. Orchestral Material Shipped a minimum of 1 month before the last performance.

Helloween - Keeper Of The Seven Keys Part II (1988). Update Required To play the media you will need to either update your browser to a recent version or update your Flash plugin.

Musicals written or first performed in 1988. Seven Little Australians (musical). Sherlock Holmes: The Musical. Smoke on the Mountain.


1 Overture 2:42
2 Spring 4:02
3 Children 3:45
4 If You're Good 3:24
5 The Academie De Monsieur Marceau 2:40
6 Can You Love Me 3:32
7 The Little Generals Parade 1:48
8 Discipline 3:41
9 The Soldiers Of The Lord 1:12
10 Walking The Block 4:52
11 Parramatta River 2:21
12 Miracles 4:24
13 Entr'acte 1:04
14 Deportment 1:45
15 Fall In Like With You 3:05
16 Look For A Rainbow 3:40
17 Catching The Central Express 4:18
18 Never Never 2:40
19 Can You Love Me 2:24
20 The Boys From Yarrahappini 3:54
21 Seven Little Australians Waltz 1:04
22 Miracles (Reprise) 1:38
23 Look For A Rainbow (Finale) 3:58

Companies, etc.

  • Manufactured By – EMI Music Group Australasia
  • Copyright (c) – Bodemo No. 4 Pty. Ltd.


  • Composed By, Conductor, Music Director – David Reeves
  • Lyrics By, Script By – John Palmer
  • Script By – Peter Yeldham

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 077779115723

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