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Barbra Streisand: The Concerts (2009)

Music Video & Concerts and Pop movie directed by Barbra Streisand and Gary Smith

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Continuing on her Path

  • May 5, 2009
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"Barbra Streisand: The Concerts"

Continuing On her Path

Amos Lassen

What can I say about Barbra Streisand that has not been said thousands of times? She is a gift to the world--he voice is amazing, her performances are legendary and magical. Now we can all have a little Streisand at home with the three disc DVD set "The Concerts". The set includes some of her most memorable concerts as well as 17 songs never released on DVD before. The extras include behind the scenes with Barbra.
Disc one contains Streisand's 2006 tour with guests Il Divo and it contains three of the never recorded on DVD songs--A Cockeyed Optimist", "Unusual Way" and "My Shining Hour". Disc two is Streisand's concert at Arrowhead Pond from 1994 and disc three is the first time DVD recording of "Putting it Together: The Making of the Broadway Album". There are also clips from "My Name is Barbra" (1965), "Color Me Barbra" (1966) and others.
The set is a major marker in the career of Streisand and for those of us who have not had the chance to see Streisand live; this is the next best thing. It is pure and wonderful entertainment.

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Disc 1 1. Funny Girl Overture (Original Broadway Version) 2. Starting Here, Starting Now 3. Down With Love 4.The Way We Were 5. Ma Premiere Chanson 6. Evergreen (w/ Il Divo) 7. My Way (Il Divo) 8. Come Rain or Come Shine 9. Funny Girl 10. The Music That Makes Me Dance 11. My Man 12. People 13. The Music Of The Night (w/ Il Divo) 14. Jason Theme 15. Carefully Taught/Children Will Listen 16. Unusual Way 17. What Are You Doing The Rest Of Your Life? 18. Stoney End 19. Happy Days Are Here Again 20. (Have I Stayed) Too Long At The Fair? 21. The Time Of Your Life 22. A Cockeyed Optimist 23. Somewhere (w/ Il Divo) 24. My Shining Hour 25. Don't Rain On My Parade 26. Smile 27. Nobody's Heart (Belongs to Me) & When The Sun Comes Out 28. The Woman In The Moon 29. Senza Catene (Il Divo) 30. Regressa A Mi (Il Divo) 31. Interview - The People Behind The Scenes 32. Interview - The Streisand Foundation
Disc 2 1. Overture 2. As If We Never Said GoodBye 3. I'm Still Here/Everybody Says Don't/Don't Rain On My Parade 4. Can't Help Lovin' That Man 5. I'll Know 6. People 7. Lover Man 8. First Therapist Scene 9. Will He Like Me? 10. Second Therapist Scene 11. He Touched Me 12. Evergreen 13. Third Therapist Scene 14. The Man That Got Away 15. On A Clear Day (You Can See Forever) 16. Entr'Acte 17. The Way We Were 18. You Don't Bring Me Flowers 19. Lazy Afternoon 20. Not While I'm Around 21. Ordinary Miracles 22. Yentl Medley: Where Is It Written/ Papa Can You Hear Me/Will Someone Ever Look At Me That ...
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DVD Release Date: April 28, 2009
Runtime: 295 minutes
Studio: Hip-O Records
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