Annotation

The singers, in order of their appearance:

Murray Head – Judas Iscariot. Ian Gillan – Jesus Christ. Yvonne Elliman – Mary Magdalene. Paul Raven – Priest. Victor Brox – Caiaphas, High Priest. Brian Keith – Annas. John Gustafson – Simon Zealotes. Barry Dennen – Pontius Pilate. Paul Davis – Peter. Annette Brox – Maid by the Fire. Mike d’Abo – King Herod.

Misc. singers:

Pat Arnold, Tony Ashton, Peter Barnfeather, Madeline Bell, Brian Bennett, Lesley Duncan, Kay Garner, Barbara Kay, Neil Lancaster, Alan O'Duffy, Tim Rice, Seafield St. George, Terry Saunders, Sue and Sunny, Andrew Lloyd Webber.

Choir under the leadership of Geoffrey Mitchell.

Children’s Choir under the direction of Alan Doggett (on the Overture).

The Trinidad Singers under the leadership of Horace James (on “Superstar”).

Musicians:

Bruce Rowland – Drums, Percussion. Alan Spenner – Bass Guitar. Henry McCulloch – Guitars (electric & acoustic). Neil Hubbard – Guitar (electric). Peter Robinson – Piano, Electric Piano, Organ, Positive Organ. Chris Mercer – Tenor Sax.

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Norman Cave & Carl Perkins (pianos), Andrew Lloyd Webber (Piano, Organ, Moog Synthesizer), Mick Weaver (Piano, Organ), John Marshall (Drums), Chris Spedding, Steve Vaughan, Louis Stewart & Clive Hicks (Guitars), Peter Morgan, Alan Weighall & Jeff Clyne (Bass Guitars), Alan Doggett (Moog Synthesizer), Joseph Castaldini & Anthony Brooke (Bassoons), Ian Herbert (Clarinet), Brian Warren & Chris Taylor (Flutes), Bill LeSage (Percussion), John Burdon, James Brown, OBE, Douglas Moore, Andrew McGavin, Jim Buck, Sr. & Jim Buck, Jr. (Horns), Les Condon, Ian Hamer, Kenny Wheeler & Harold Beckett (Trumpets), Keith Christie, Frank Jones & Anthony Moore (Trombones).

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Orchestra (principal conductor Alan Doggett) feat. the strings of the City of London Ensemble (principal Malcolm Henderson).

Moog Synthesizer by kind permission of and under the direction of Mike Vickers.

Annotation last modified on 2016-03-10 22:42 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Overture
4 3:58
2 Heaven on Their Minds
4 4:22
3 What’s the Buzz / Strange Thing Mystifying
4 4:13
4 Everything’s Alright
3 5:14
5 This Jesus Must Die
4 3:33
6 Hosanna
4 2:09
7 Simon Zealotes / Poor Jerusalem
4 4:47
8 Pilate’s Dream
1:27
9 The Temple
4 4:43
10 Everything’s Alright
3 0:29
11 I Don’t Know How to Love Him
3 3:40
12 Damned for All Time / Blood Money
4 5:07
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 The Last Supper
3 7:08
2 Gethsemane (I Only Want to Say)
4 5:34
3 The Arrest
4 3:21
4 Peter’s Denial
3 1:28
5 Pilate and Christ
2:44
6 King Herod’s Song (Try It and See)
4 3:03
7 Judas’ Death
4 4:15
8 Trial Before Pilate (including the 39 Lashes)
3 5:13
9 Superstar
4 4:16
10 Crucifixion
2 4:07
11 John Nineteen Forty‐One
3 2:08

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
England, United Kingdom (tracks 1–12)
choir vocals:
Children's Choir (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (track 1)
chorus master:
Alan Doggett (track 1)
composer:
Andrew Lloyd Webber (English composer and impresario of musical theatre) (tracks 1–12)
conductor:
Alan Doggett (tracks 1–12)
engineer:
Tony Bridge (mastering engineer) (tracks 1–12)
Martin Rushent (tracks 1–12)
lead vocals:
Victor Brox (tracks 5–6, 12)
Barry Dennen (track 8)
Yvonne Elliman (tracks 3–4, 10)
Ian Gillan (tracks 3–4, 6–7, 9–10)
John Gustafson (track 7)
Murray Head (tracks 2–4, 12)
Brian Keith (tracks 5, 12)
Paul Raven (track 5)
lyricist:
Tim Rice (tracks 2–12)
producer:
Andrew Lloyd Webber (English composer and impresario of musical theatre) (tracks 1–12)
Tim Rice (tracks 1–12)
recorded by:
Jeremy Gee (tracks 1–12)
Anton Matthews (tracks 1–12)
Alan O’Duffy (tracks 1–12)
Stephen Vaughan (engineer) (tracks 1–12)
vocals:
Yvonne Elliman (track 11)
publisher:
Leeds Music (MCA) (track 11)
Universal/MCA Music (music publisher; do not use as release label!) (track 11)
later translated versions:
Hosanna (Jesus Christ Supestar) (track 6)
Pilátův sen (track 8)
Vše je tak, jak má být (tracks 4, 10)
part of:
Jesus Christ Superstar (Andrew Lloyd Webber musical) (tracks 1–12)
parts:
Damned for All Time (Jesus Christ Superstar) (track 12)
recording of:
Everything’s Alright (1970) (tracks 4, 10)
Heaven on Their Minds (1970) (track 2)
Hosanna (Jesus Christ Superstar) (1970) (track 6)
I Don’t Know How to Love Him (1970) (track 11)
Overture (Jesus Christ Superstar) (1970) (track 1)
Pilate’s Dream (1970) (track 8)
The Temple (1970) (track 9)
This Jesus Must Die (1970) (track 5)

CD 2

recorded in:
England, United Kingdom (tracks 1–11)
choir vocals:
chorus master:
Horace James (track 9)
composer:
Andrew Lloyd Webber (English composer and impresario of musical theatre) (tracks 1–11)
conductor:
Alan Doggett (tracks 1–11)
engineer:
Tony Bridge (mastering engineer) (tracks 1–11)
Martin Rushent (tracks 1–11)
lead vocals:
Victor Brox (tracks 3, 7–8)
Paul Davis (Peter in Jesus Christ Superstar, 1970) (tracks 3–4)
Barry Dennen (tracks 5, 8)
Yvonne Elliman (track 4)
Ian Gillan (tracks 1–3, 5, 8, 10)
Murray Head (tracks 1, 3, 7, 9)
Brian Keith (track 3)
Mike d’Abo (track 6)
lyricist:
Tim Rice (tracks 1–10)
producer:
Andrew Lloyd Webber (English composer and impresario of musical theatre) (tracks 1–11)
Tim Rice (tracks 1–11)
recorded by:
Jeremy Gee (tracks 1–11)
Anton Matthews (tracks 1–11)
Alan O’Duffy (tracks 1–11)
Stephen Vaughan (engineer) (tracks 1–11)
vocals:
Annette Brox (track 4)
publisher:
Universal/MCA Music (music publisher; do not use as release label!) (tracks 2, 9)
later translated versions:
Poslední večeře (track 1)
Song krále Heroda (track 6)
Superstar (Jesus Christ Superstar) (track 9)
part of:
Jesus Christ Superstar (Czech version) (track 11)
Jesus Christ Superstar (Andrew Lloyd Webber musical) (tracks 1–11)
recording of:
Crucifixion (1970) (track 10)
Gethsemane (I Only Want to Say) (Jesus Christ Superstar) (1970) (track 2)
John Nineteen: Forty-One (1970) (track 11)
Judas’ Death (1970) (track 7)
King Herod’s Song (1970) (track 6)
Peter’s Denial (1970) (track 4)
Pilate and Christ (1970) (track 5)
Superstar (1970) (track 9)
The Arrest (1970) (track 3)
The Last Supper (1970) (track 1)