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Poisoning Pigeons In The Park - Tom Lehrer - An Evening With Tom Lehrer (CD)

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  1. In , when the so-called "sick humor" of Lenny Bruce, Mort Sahl, and Shelley Berman was the new rage among America's hipsters (and would-be hipsters), the acid-penned musical satire of Tom Lehrer doubtless seemed to be daring indeed, as he worked his audiences for laughs with tunes like "Poisoning Pigeons in the Park," "Oedipus Rex," and "The Masochism Tango."Price: $
  2. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for An Evening With the Infinite Genius of Tom Lehrer - Tom Lehrer on AllMusic -
  3. Apr 12,  · This CD from a concert in the early 's shows Tom Lehrer at his prime and in great form. Listen to it for entertainment, and give your brain and smile muscles a workout at the same time. I had this on CD back 15 yrs ago and my kids even listened to it when they were teens for some laughs/5().
  4. He released the second album in two versions: the songs were the same, but More of Tom Lehrer was a studio recording and An Evening Wasted with Tom Lehrer was recorded live in concert. In , Lehrer recalled the studio session for "Poisoning Pigeons in the Park", which referred to the practice of controlling pigeons in Boston with strychnine.
  5. About An Evening Wasted with Tom Lehrer. An Evening Wasted with Tom Lehrer is an album recorded by Tom Lehrer, the well-known satirist and Harvard lecturer. The recording was made on March 20–21, in Sanders Theater at Harvard.
  6. Listen free to Tom Lehrer – An Evening Wasted With Tom Lehrer (Poisoning Pigeons in the Park, Bright College Days and more). 11 tracks (). Discover more music, concerts, videos, and pictures with the largest catalogue online at wildepofunlauporterpterthehydmendtof.coinfo
  7. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of An Evening Wasted With Tom Lehrer on Discogs/5(10).
  8. Tom Lehrer Revisited () An Evening Wasted With Tom Lehrer () Disc 3: More Live Performances + Studio Recordings With Orchestra That Was The Year That Was () The Richard Hayman Sessions () Poisoning Pigeons In The Park The Masochism Tango The Hunting Song We Will All Go Together When We Go.
  9. This recording was made in Tom Lehrer's living room one evening when a few friends had dropped in and conversation was becoming strained. In a desperate attempt to save the evening (an attempt which failed, by the way), Mr. Lehrer rushed to the piano and performed the programme heard on this record, making up the songs as he went along/5(2).

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