This post is an attempt to categorize every song within the five Soprano volumes of The Singer’s Musical Theatre Anthology.  Other criteria like character name, age, and song tempo may be added at a later time.    For a complete songlist with volume numbers included, click here.

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OPERETTA STANDARDS | 1870s-1920s

Ah! Sweet Mystery of Life Naughty Marietta (1910)
Art is Calling Me The Enchantress (1911)
O, Goddess Wise Princess Ida (1884)
Poor Wand’ring One The Pirates of Penzance (1879)
The Sun, Whose Rays are All Ablaze The Mikado (1885)
Vilia The Merry Widow (1861)
What Will it Be for Me? Regina (1948)

JAZZ AGE STANDARDS | 1920s-1940s

All Through the Night Anything Goes (1934)
Barbara Song The Threepenny Opera (1928)
Begin the Beguine Jubilee (1935)
Bewitched Pal Joey (1940)
Bill Show Boat (1927)
Can’t Help Lovin’ Dat Man Show Boat (1927)
Falling in Love with Love The Boys from Syracuse (1938)
Fascinating Rhythm Lady, Be Good! (1924)
Glad to Be Unhappy On Your Toes (1936)
The Gypsy in Me Anything Goes (1934)
He Loves and She Loves Funny Face (1927)
He Was Too Good to Me Simple Simon (1930)
How Long Has This Been Going On? Rosalie (1928)
I Wonder What Became of Me St. Louis Woman (1946)
I’ll Follow My Secret Heart Conversation Piece (1934)
It Never Was You Knickerbocker Holiday (1938)
Italian Street Song Naughty Marietta (1910)
I’ve Got a Crush on You Strike Up the Band (1930)
Lover, Come Back to Me The New Moon (1928)
Make Believe Show Boat (1927)
The Man I Love Lady, Be Good! (1924)
My Funny Valentine Babes in Arms (1937)
My Ship Lady in the Dark (1941)
Nobody Makes a Pass at Me Pins and Needles (1937)
Once You Lose Your Heart Me and My Girl (1937)
One Life to Live Lady in the Dark (1941)
Pirate Jenny The Threepenny Opera (1928)
The Saga of Jenny Lady in the Dark (1941)
Smoke Gets in Your Eyes Roberta (1933)
Solomon Song The Threepenny Opera (1928)
Someone to Watch Over Me Oh, Kay! (1926)
The Song is You Music in the Air (1932)
Speak Low One Touch of Venus (1943)
Summertime Porgy and Bess (1935)
Surabaya Johnny Happy End (1929)
There’s a Small Hotel On Your Toes (1936)
Where or When Babes in Arms (1937)
Why Do I Love You? Show Boat (1927)
Why Was I Born? Sweet Adeline (1929)
Yesterdays Roberta (1933)

GOLDEN AGE STANDARDS | 1940s-1960s

And This is My Beloved Kismet (1953)
Baubles, Bangles and Beads Kismet (1953)
Before I Gaze at You Again Camelot (1960)
I Could Be Happy with You The Boy Friend (1953)
Climb Ev’ry Mountain The Sound of Music (1959)
Come Home Allegro (1947)
Cry Like the Wind Do Re Mi (1959)
Dear Friend She Loves Me (1963)
Farom the Home I Love Fiddler on the Roof (1964)
Getting to Know You The King and I (1951)
Glitter and Be Gay Candide (1956)
Goodnight, My Someone The Music Man (1957)
Hello, Young Lovers The King and I (1951)
I Could Be Happy with You The Boy Friend (1954)
I Could Have Danced All Night My Fair Lady (1956)
I Feel Pretty West Side Story (1957)
I Hate Men Kiss Me, Kate (1948)
I Have Confidence The Sound of Music (1959)
I Have Dreamed The King and I (1951)
I Have to Tell You Fanny (1954)
I LIke Him Drat! The Cat! (1965)
I Loved You Once in Silence Camelot (1960)
I Whistle a Happy Tune The King and I (1951)
I’ll Know Guys and Dolls (1955)
I’ll Show Him Plain and Fancy (1955)
If I Loved You Carousel (1945)
If I Were a Bell Guys and Dolls (1955)
In My Own Little Corner Cinderella (1957)
Is It Really Me? 110 in the Shade (1963)
It Wonders Me Plain and Fancy (1955)
It’s a Most Unusual Day A Date with Judy (1948)
It’s Nicer in Nice The Boy Friend (1954)
Just You Wait My Fair Lady (1956)
Like a Woman Loves a Man The Most Happy Fella (1956)
A Little Bit in Love Wonderful Town (1953)
Look for a Sky of Blue Little Mary Sunshine (1959)
Love, Don’t Turn Away 110 in the Shade (1963)
Love, Look Away Flower Drum Song (1958)
A Lovely Night Cinderella (1957)
Make a New Day Oklahoma! (1943)
Matchmaker Fiddler on the Roof (1964)
Mister Snow Carousel (1945)
Mr. Right Love Life (1948)
Much More The Fantasticks (1960)
My Favorite Things The Sound of Music (1959)
My House Peter Pan (1954)
My Lord and Master The King and I (1951)
My White Night The Music Man (1957)
No More Candy She Loves Me (1963)
No Other Love Me and Juliet (1953)
Old Maid 110 in the Shade (1963)
Out of My Dreams Oklahoma! (1943)
People Will Say We’re in Love Oklahoma! (1943)
Rauncy 110 in the Shade (1963)
Ribbons Down My Back Hello, Dolly! (1964)
The Secret Service Mr. President (1962)
Show Me My Fair Lady (1956)
The Simple Joys of Maidenhood Camelot (1960)
Simple Little Things 110 in the Shade (1963)
So Far Allegro (1947)
So in Love Kiss Me, Kate (1948)
Somebody, Somewhere The Most Happy Fella (1956)
Somehow I Never Could Believe Street Scene (1947)
Something Good The Sound of Music (1959)
Something Wonderful The King and I (1951)
Somewhere West Side Story (1957)
The Sound of Music The Sound of Music (1959)
Stay Well Lost in the Stars (1949)
Sweet Thursday Pipe Dream (1955)
Ten Minutes Ago Cinderella (1957)
Till There Was You The Music Man (1957)
Trouble Man Lost in the Stars (1949)
Vanilla Ice Cream She Loves Me (1963)
A Very Special Day Me and Juliet (1953)
Waitin’ for My Dearie Brigadoon (1947)
Warm All Over The Most Happy Fella (1956)
We Kiss in a Shadow The King and I (1951)
What Does He Want of Me Man of La Mancha (1965)
What Good Would the Moon Be? Street Scene (1947)
What’s the Use of Wond’rin’ Carousel (1945)
When Did I Fall in Love Fiorello! (1959)
Who Am I? Peter Pan (1954)
Without You My Fair Lady (1956)
The Woman in His Room Where’s Charley? (1948)
Wouldn’t It Be Loverly My Fair Lady (1956)
You’ll Never Walk Alone Carousel (1945)

POST-GOLDEN AGE STANDARDS | 1960s-1970s

Feelings The Apple Tree (1966)
The Golden Ram Two by Two (1970)
Gooch’s Song Mame (1966)
The Greatest of These Philemon (1975)
He Plays the Violin 1776 (1969)
I Do Not Know a Day I Did Not Love You Two by Two (1970)
I Loved Jacques Brel is Alive and Well Living in Paris (1968)
A Little Bit of Good Chicago (1975)
Nelson A Day in Hollywood/A Night in the Ukraine (1979)
Never On the Twentieth Century (1978)
A Quiet Thing Flora, the Red Menace (1965)
Sons Of Jacques Brel is Alive and Well Living in Paris (1968)
Take Care of This House 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue (1976)
Under the Tree Celebration (1969)
What Makes Me Love Him? The Apple Tree (1966)

CONTEMPORARY MIXED* | 1970s-present

Another Winter in a Summer Town Grey Gardens (2006)
Around the World Grey Gardens (2006)
The Beauty Is The Light in the Piazza (2005)
Bride’s Lament The Drowsy Chaperone (2006)
A Call from the Vatican Nine (1982)
Children of the Wind Rags (1986)
Daddy’s Girl Grey Gardens (2006)
Fable The Light in the Piazza (2005)
Home Phantom (1991)
How Could I Ever Know? The Secret Garden (1991)
How Many Tears? Martin Guerre (1996)
I’m Leaving You The Life (1990)
In My Life Les Miserables (1987)
The Light in the Piazza The Light in the Piazza (2005)
Love Makes Such Fools of Us All Barnum (1980)
Moonfall The Mystery of Edwin Drood (1985)
My True Love Phantom (1991)
Rosa’s Confession The Mystery of Edwin Drood (1985)
Simple Nine (1982)
Some Things are Meant to Be Little Women (2005)
Still Titanic (1997)
Think of Me The Phantom of the Opera (1986)
This Place is Mine Phantom (1991)
Too Much in Love to Care Sunset Boulevard (1993)
Unusual Way Nine (1982)
Will You? Grey Gardens (2006)
Wising You Were Somehow Here Again The Phantom of the Opera (1986)
Your Daddy’s Son Ragtime (1998)

MUSICAL THEATRE POP SONGS | 1960s-present

Another Suitcase in Another Hall Evita (1979)
Christmas Lullaby Songs for a New World (1995)
The Flagmaker, 1775 Songs for a New World (1995)
Follow Your Heart Urinetown (2001)
From Chopin to Country Cowgirls (1996)
The Girl in 14G N/A (2001)
How Can I Lose You? Myths and Hymns (1998)
How Lovely to Be a Woman Bye Bye Birdie (1960)
In His Eyes Jekyll & Hyde (1997)
Let Us Be Glad Wicked (2003)
Migratory V Myths and Hymns (1998)
Nothing is Too Wonderful to Be True Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (2005)
Once Upon a Dream Jekyll & Hyde (1997)
One Boy Bye Bye Birdie (1960)
Popular Wicked (2003)
The Song That Goes Like This Monty Pyton’s Spamalot (2005)
Thank Goodness Wicked (2003)
Unexpected Song Song and Dance (1982)
Whistle Down the Wind Whistle Down the Wind (1996)

MUSICAL THEATRE ROCK SONGS | 1960s-present

Whispering Spring Awakening (2006)

SONDHEIM SONGS | 1960s-present

The Girls of Summer Marry Me a Little (1981)
The Glamorous Life A Little Night Music (1973)
Green Finch and Linnet Bird Sweeney Todd (1979)
I Remember Evening Primrose (1966)
Lovely A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (1962)
Not a Day Goes By Merrily We Roll Along (1981)
On the Steps of the Palace Into the Woods (1987)
One More Kiss Follies (1971)
So Many People Saturday Night (1954)
Take Me to the World Evening Primrose (1966)
That’ll Show Him A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (1962)

DISNEY SONGS

Anything Can Happen Mary Poppins (2006)
Belle (Reprise) Beauty and the Beast (1994)
Home Beauty and the Beast (1994)
Practically Perfect Mary Poppins (2006)

This category includes contemporary songs that are not easily categorized.  Most of these songs fall into either the ‘Pop Opera’ or ‘Contemporary Musical Comedy’ sub-categories.  In some cases, they may be categorized differently depending on audition requirements.

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