Godspell - The 40th Anniversary Celebration" Recording Due Sept. 6

News   Godspell - The 40th Anniversary Celebration" Recording Due Sept. 6 In conjunction with the upcoming Broadway revival of Godspell, which will begin previews at Circle in the Square Theatre in October, Masterworks Broadway is releasing "Godspell - The 40th Anniversary Celebration."

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The two-disc set is available physically and digitally Sept. 6; the newly remastered collection includes both the original Off-Broadway cast recording from 1971 and the motion picture soundtrack from 1973.

The recording also features new liner notes by Godspell composer-lyricist Stephen Schwartz. (The original cast recording features David Haskell, Stephen Nathan, Robin Lamont, Joanne Jonas, Peggy Gordon and more, while the soundtrack boasts Victor Garber as Jesus.)

For more information visit www.MasterworksBroadway.com.

The track listing for both CDs follow:

ORIGINAL CAST RECORDING
PREPARE YE THE WAY OF THE LORD
SAVE THE PEOPLE
DAY BY DAY
LEARN YOUR LESSONS WELL
BLESS THE LORD
ALL FOR THE BEST
ALL GOOD GIFTS
LIGHT OF THE WORLD
TURN BACK, O MAN
ALAS FOR YOU
BY MY SIDE
WE BESEECH THEE
ON THE WILLOWS
FINALE
DAY BY DAY (REPRISE)

MOTION PICTURE SOUNDTRACK
PREPARE YE (THE WAY OF THE LORD)
SAVE THE PEOPLE
DAY BY DAY
BLESS THE LORD
ALL FOR THE BEST
ALL GOOD GIFTS
LIGHT OF THE WORLD
ALAS FOR YOU
BY MY SIDE
BEAUTIFUL CITY
ON THE WILLOWS
FINALE

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