A Spoonful of Sugar" is a song from Walt Disney's 1964 film and the musical versions of Mary Poppins, composed by Robert B. Sherman and Richard M. Sherman. It is an uptempo song sung by Mary Poppins (Julie Andrews), instructing the two children, Jane (Karen Dotrice) and Michael (Matthew Garber) to clean their room. But even though the task is daunting, with a good attitude, it can still be fun. The melody is heard throughout the film as Mary's leitmotif.
Margaret Nixon McEathron (February 22, 1930 – July 24, 2016), known professionally as Marni Nixon, was an American soprano and ghost singer for featured actresses in movie musicals. She is now recognized as the singing voice of leading actresses on the soundtracks of several musicals, including Deborah Kerr in The King and I, Natalie Wood in West Side Story, and Audrey Hepburn in My Fair Lady, although her role was concealed from audiences at the time of the films' release.
The soundtrack album, released by Columbia Records, spent more than a year at number one, selling three million copies. A year later, in November 1962, she again spelled for Natalie Wood in the screen version of Jule Styne and Sondheim's Gypsy. The soundtrack LP, released by Warner Bros. The same month, Disneyland Records released Ten Songs from Mary Poppins, an LP on which Nixon sang songs such as "A Spoonful of Sugar" and s" with songwriter Richard M. Sherman and others, in advance of the upcoming film version of Mary Poppins, which, when it was released in September 1964, starred Andrews (who, of course, did. her own singing onscreen). Also in May 1964, Nixon appeared on a Disneyland Records LP called The Story of Hansel and Gretel. Marni Nixon died in Manhattan in July 2016 at the age of 86. ~ William Ruhlmann.
A Spoonful of Sugar" is a song from Walt Disney's 1964 film and the musical versions of Mary Poppins, composed by Robert B. A Spoonful of Sugar". release of the Marni Nixon recording. Single by Julie Andrews. from the album Mary Poppins (Original Soundtrack).
A –Marni Nixon A Spoonful Of Sugar B –Unknown Artist One Man Band. Companies, etc. Record Company – Walt Disney Music Company. Label Category Country Year. LG-780 Marni Nixon A Spoonful Of Sugar (7") Disneyland LG-780 US. Unknown.
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Marni Nixon sings a version of A Spoonful of Sugar. This is on the Disneyland LP 10 Songs from Walt Disney's Mary Poppins album and features Marni Nixon as Mary Poppins, Bill Lee as Bert, composer Richard M. Sherman doing a version of I Love To Laugh ala Ed Wynn, and Pamela Shannon as Jane Banks. It is also noted that Marni Nixon and Bill Lee were also known as Hollywood's "Ghost singers" for many actors and actresses in Hollywood
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