Friday, August 14, 2009

Now in stock on both CD and DVD...Chess In Concert!

Chess in ConcertChess in Concert: Live From Royal Albert Hall (2CD)





Chess in ConcertChess in Concert: Live From Royal Albert Hall (DVD NTSC Zone 1 USA)







On Monday May 12 and Tuesday May 13, 2008 at the Royal Albert Hall, London, there were two spectacular, standing room only, performances of Chess in Concert, with story and lyrics by Tim Rice and music by Björn Ulvaeus and Benny Andersson, formerly of ABBA.

Leading the cast were top-selling US recording artist, Josh Groban, Broadway’s Idina Menzel (Wicked) and Adam Pascal (Rent), and the West End’s Kerry Ellis (Wicked and We Will Rock You), Clarke Peters (Porgy and Bess) and David Bedella (Jerry Springer, The Opera). Playing The Arbiter was the chart-topping Wet Wet Wet singer, Marti Pellow. Also featured were the
Chess in Concert company, the 100 strong West End Chorus and the City of London Philharmonic with Stephen Disley playing the great organ of the Royal Albert Hall.

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