Wednesday, 7 December 2016
Songs For Jane Austen's Characters
Which songs do you consider most appropriate to characters from Jane Austen's novels? I've come up with these. I would be pleased to hear of any more suggestions.
Fanny Price : 'Once I Had a Secret Love'
Jane Fairfax : 'I'm Gonna Sit Right Down and Write Myself a Letter'
Mr Bennet : 'Take Five'
Tom Bertram : 'Hey Big Spender'
Willoughby : 'I've Found a New Baby'
Darcy : 'I Won't Dance'
Marianne Dashwood : 'Is You Is or Is You Ain't My Baby?'
Maria Bertram: 'I'm always true to you, darling, in my fashion; I'm always true to you, darling, in my way.'
Reginald de Courcy : 'If You Knew Susie'
The Bertram Girls : 'I'm just Wild About Harry'
Eliza Bennet : 'Them There Eyes'
John Dashwood : 'Money Money Money'
Mrs. Bennet : 'Don't Blame Me'
Mrs. Bates : 'Don't Get Around Much Any More'
Dr Grant : 'Food, Glorious Food'
John Thorpe : 'How to Handle a Woman'
Jane Bennet : 'Singing in the Rain'
Rushworth : 'Somebody Stole My Gal'
Louisa Musgrove : 'Stumbling'
Mr Collins : 'What Kind of Fool am I?'
Lydia Bennet: 'I'm Just a Gal Who Cain't Say No'
Mr Knightley : 'Thank Heaven for Little Girls'