Vangelis : Chariots Of Fire: Music From The Stage Show

CD [Cover Art for Vangelis / Chariots Of Fire: Music From The Stage Show] Your Price: $17.51
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Sell date: 8/2012
Label: Decca
Mfg's Catalog#: 1722202
CDC Part#: 1668247
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 Notes & Reviews
 
Directed by Hampstead Theatres Artistic Director Edward Hall, CHARIOTS OF FIRE promises to be the theatrical event of our Olympic year. The production and this associated release will feature the music of the legendary Vangelis score, with additional new music written by Vangelis for the play. Set in 1924 during the Paris Olympic Games, a devout Scottish Christian runs for the glory of God. The son of an immigrant Lithuanian Jew runs to overcome prejudice. Two young track athletes who live for the beautiful purity of running and who prevail in the face of overwhelming odds. Based on the extraordinary true story of Eric Liddell and Harold Abrahams, CHARIOTS OF FIRE is an Olympic tale of hope, honor and belief. This is a dazzling new stage adaptation of Colin Wellands original screenplay, and the Decca soundtrack features music from the legendary original Vangelis score together with additional new music written for the play.

 
 Tracks
 
Chariots of Fire
Physical Energy
Home in the Glen
Eric's Theme
Abraham's Theme
Harold's Despair
Belief
Ballard
Aspiration
Eric's Pleasure
Lord Lindsay
At the Starting Blocks
Epilogue
After the Race
Jerusalem
 
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