Kristina: At Carnegie Hall (2-CDs) Swedish Musical SUNG IN ENGLISH. (By the writers of the ABBA songs!!)
Composer: Benny Andersson
Lyricist: Ulvaeus - Kretzmer
Audio CD (double)
2-CD pressing! With stirring music by Benny Andersson and lyrics by Bjorn Ulvaeus of ABBA fame, this moving musical production has won awards, critical acclaim and is the most popular musical theater piece in Swedish history. This album is a live recording from the US premiere of the show at Carnegie Hall in 2009. This historical performance features a cast of over 30 performers led by the original Kristina, Helen Sjoholm, together with Russell Watson, Louise Pitre, Kevin Odekirk and Symphony Orchestra and Choir conducted by Paul Gemignani. Features one of the best show anthems ever penned - "You Have To Be There." A great number!