As part of the Discovery Broadway Series, this Choral adaptation of Les Misérables, arranged by Roger Emerson presents memorable excerpts from five of the most well-known songs, in order of appearance in the musical.
At the End of the Day, I Dreamed a Dream, Castle on a Cloud, Do You Hear the People Sing? and Bring Him Home cover a wide range of emotions and musical moods from a fiery fanfare to lyrical and wistful, honing the musical genius of Claude-Michel Schönberg. The songs can be performed separately or as a medley. The total performance time of all five songs is approximately 7 minutes. This edition is arranged for 2-Part Voice and Piano accompaniment with Guitar chords.
The immortal musical Les Misérables is based on one of the greatest French novels of the 19th century written by Victor Hugo. The London West End production of ‘Les Mis’ has run continuously ever since its opening in October 1985 – becoming the longest-running musical in the world. The Broadway production, has seen more than 7000 performances and won 8 out of its 12 Tony nominations.
The 2012 film adaptation of the musical, directed by Tom Hooper features an all-star cast of Anne Hathaway, Hugh Jackman, Russel Crowe, Amanda Seyfried and Eddie Redmayne and has been well-received with numerous awards and nominations, winning 3 Academy Awards, 3 Golden Globe Awards and 4 BAFTAs.