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hushaby

(ˈhʌʃəˌbaɪ)
interj, pl -bies
used in quietening a baby or child to sleep
n
(Music, other) a lullaby
[C18: from hush1 + by, as in bye-bye]

hush•a•by

(ˈhʌʃ əˌbaɪ)

interj.
(used as a command to be silent): Hushaby, baby.
[1790–1800; hush + (lull) aby]
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Featuring the classic songsToot Sweets, Me Ole Bamboo and Hushabye Mountain.
Drawing on his passion for musical theatre, the Top 10 hit recording includes On the Street Where You Live from My Fair Lady, Hushabye Mountain from Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, Stars from Les Miserables ,and The Impossible Dream from the 1965 hit Broadway musical, Man of La Mancha.
The album features 11 of Lee's favourite tracks that he has performed over the years, including Dancing Through Life (Wicked), Hushabye Mountain from Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, Close Every Door (Joseph), As Long As You're Mine - a duet with Rachel Tucker from Wicked, and Bring Him Home (Les Miserables).
His favourite is Hushabye Mountain, which he sang as Caractacus Potts on tour in Chitty Chitty Bang Bang.
* He also performed 'On the Street Where You Live', 'It's Impossibl',' 'Hushabye Mountain' and 'I Have Dreamed', which feature on album A Different Stage.
Plus there's a memorable score including the songs Truly Scumptious, Hushabye Mountain, Me 'Ol Bam-Boo and the Oscarnominated title song Chitty Chitty Bang Bang.
When I do Hushabye Mountain, I've had some lovely emails from people off the back of that, saying that's a lovely moment.
Then there's the addition of 3D projections, which convey car, bike and ship chases, but which I could have done without for the lullaby Hushabye Mountain.
This new production is directed by West Yorkshire Playhouse artistic director James Brining, with new choreography by Stephen Mear and it includes memorable numbers like Truly Scrumptious, Toot Sweets, Hushabye Mountain and the Oscar-nominated title song Chitty Chitty Bang Bang.
From Hushabye Mountain to Truly Scrumptious, from Them Three to Lovely, Lonely Man, there was a lot to savour.