Anthem - Benny Andersson, Tim Rice, Björn Ulvaeus - Chess In Concert (CD, Album)

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  1. Anthem (from Chess) by: Benny Andersson: Bjorn Ulvaeus: Sean O'Loughlin: Tim Rice. From the '80s Broadway musical Chess; the song “Anthem” has enjoyed renewed popularity due in part to recordings by Josh Groban and Linda Eder. Here is a beautifully effective setting for full concert band of this memorable song.
  2. Benny Andersson and Bjorn Ulvaeus teamed up with Tim Rice. Benny and Bjorn composed the music, and Rice penned the lyrics with Bjorn's help. Rice acquired his political savvy while doing the lyrics for Evita. CHESS is reminiscent of Evita in that all the dialogue is contained within musical numbers. The entire show is sung. Tim Rice helped /5().
  3. Rice's tastes ran in a different direction, and in he began working with Benny Andersson and Bjorn Ulvaeus, formerly of the world-famous band ABBA, to create a musical that reflected the Cold War rivalry between the USA and the USSR via international chess, inspired by the competitions of grandmasters Bobby Fischer, Viktor Korchnoi, and /5(16).
  4. Excerpts from "Chess in Concert" Playing times are added for information only, they aren't listed on this release Track 1 Merano is an edit from the album version Track 2 is the same as the album version; on the album the track is called "The American And Florence / Nobody's Side"/5(3).
  5. Buy Anthem (from Chess) by Benny Andersson, Tim Rice at Concert Band Sheet Music. From the s Broadway musical this hit song has enjoye.
  6. " Anthem " is a song from the concept album and subsequent musical Chess by Tim Rice, Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus. The song describes the feelings of Soviet Russian challenger, Anatoly Sergievsky, when he defects. The song was originally sung by Tommy Körberg on the original concept album and as Anatoly in the original West End cast.
  7. Feb 17,  · On May , , a star-studded cast gave a concert performance of Tim Rice, Benny Andersson, and Bjorn Ulvaeus' musical "Chess". Then, the concert was aired on PBS. This is the soundtrack of.
  8. After ABBA broke up in , Andersson continued writing music with Ulvaeus. Their first project was the stage musical Chess, written with Tim Rice. The Chess concept album - with vocals by Elaine Paige, Barbara Dickson, Murray Head and Swedes Tommy Körberg and Björn Skifs - was released in October , selling two million copies worldwide.
  9. Apr 22,  · This year sees a host of new professional productions of the Benny Andersson, Björn Ulvaeus and Tim Rice musical CHESS on both sides of the Atlantic. the Tony Award winning producer, Michael Meyer, presented a new semi-staged concert version of CHESS at the Kennedy Centre in Washington D.C., from the CHESS concept album.

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