||THE NEW MOON - May 1967
A classic of the American musical theatre and one of the most famous American operettas
An 18th century love story set in New Orleans, its score contains some of Romberg's most endearing music including "Lover, Come Back to Me," "Wanting You," "One Kiss," "Softly, As in a Morning Sunrise," and the rousing chorus "Stouthearted Men."
Music by Sigmund Romberg. Book by Oscar Hammerstein II, Frank Mandel and Laurence Schwab. Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II.