Really Rosie Children's Story
Theatre Rental Background Tracks


These 28 Tracks are ‘click tracks’ or ‘background tracks’ for rent to theaters and schools. This contains all Eleven tracks from the play. There are six songs from the children's book, and five more songs were added later. Each song is done in a different style: Jazz waltz, rock, metal, samba, swing, 50's rock, rap and more! The tracks are complete with a band appropriate to that style of music and can be instantly accessed on the compact disc! There are practice tracks w/instrumental lead, and background only tracks for performance!

The 14 Songs: Really Rosie, Pierre, Chicken Soup With Rice, Screaming And Yelling, Avenue P, Ballad of Chicken Soup, Very Far Away, Very Far Away (reprise), Simple, Humble Neighborhood, Alligators All Around, One Was Johnny, The Awful Truth, Overture, and Closer
More about the musical:

Book & Lyrics by Maurice Sendak Music By Carole King
Rosie, the sassiest kid on her block of Brooklyn's Avenue P, entertains herself and her friends by acting out show-business fantasies. Central among her daydreams involves her directing and starring in an Oscar-winning movie of her life.

The musical, Really Rosie, had many different forms before it made its way to the stage. The characters were first introduced by Maurice Sendak in his 1960 book, The Sign On Rosie's Door, and later they were seen in Nutshell Library, written in 1962.

On 19 February, 1975, CBS Television aired an animated special with original music by Carole King. Maurice Sendak's Really Rosie Starring the Nutshell Kids was highly acclaimed television special which would also be printed in book form later that year.

During the 1980s, the story was expanded, new songs were added and Really Rosie appeared in New York before enthusiastic crowds. New York Magazine raved that "...there is such vitality...such exploration of the waist-high jungle of childhood...You will regret not being able to wrap up a large chunk of the proceedings and take them home with you."


The songs have been newly recorded and remastered. (2015) The performance tracks have been further enhanced by deleting the 1000hz frequency. This frequency is where most humans talk and sing - therefore the music sits in better and the vocals are more transparent = much better sound/theatre experience.

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Really Rosie Performance
Really Rosie Practice

Really Rosie Downloadable Practice and Performance Background Tracks
4 Month Rental Price $250.00


Terms Of Rental:
You will have rental of the tracks for a period of four months (or more if needed) from purchase date. No Duplication - or rebroadcast is allowed. All rights reserved under Federal Copyright Protection. Violators will be prosecuted to the full extent of the law including damages, legal costs and court fees.

I promise that I will delete the digital files after the four month rental period.

By purchasing these tracks I agree to the above mentioned rules and terms of use.

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