Top Lionel Bart Albums
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Twang (Original London Cast)
Twang (Original London Cast)
[2013]
Bart for Bart's Sake
Bart for Bart's Sake
[2012]
Lionel Bart Sings
Lionel Bart Sings
[2010]
Oliver! (2009 London Cast Recording) [Live]
Oliver! (2009 London Cast Recording) [Live]
[2009]
Oliver! (1994 London Palladium Cast Recording)
Oliver! (1994 London Palladium Cast Recording)
[1995]
Oliver! (Original Studio Cast featuring Josephine Barstow)
Oliver! (Original Studio Cast featuring Josephine Barstow)
[1989]
Related Information for Lionel Bart
Bart was born Lionel Begleiter the youngest of seven surviving children in East London to Galician Jews, and grew up in Stepney. His father worked as a tailor in a garden shed in London E1. The family had escaped the pogroms in Galicia which was then part of the Austrian Empire.Lionel later changed his name to Bart derived from the name of the silk screen printing firm he and John Gorman created ("G & B Arts", for Gorman and Begleiter) after he had completed his National Service with the Royal Air Force.As a young man he was quite an accomplished painter. When Lionel Bart was six years old a teacher told his parents that he was a musical genius. His parents gave him an old violin, but he did not apply himself and the le... read more