is an epic musical drama conceived and penned by David Essex with book and lyrics by
Richard Crane, based on the novel 'Mutiny on the Bounty' by Charles Nordhoff and James Norman Hall.
The musical was originally recorded as a concept album in 1983 and produced the Top 10 hit single
'Tahiti'. Further charting singles released from the score included
'Falling Angels Riding', 'Welcome' and 'Friends'.
'Mutiny!' opened at London's Piccadilly Theatre in July 1985 starring David Essex
as Fletcher Christian, Frank Finlay as Captain William Bligh and Sinitta as Maimiti. The production ran for over 500 performances and was nominated for
'Best Musical' at the 1986 Ivor Novello Awards.
The Original London Cast Recording of
'Mutiny!', produced by David Essex and recorded in August 1985, now makes
a welcome return to CD (digitally remastered) after being out of print for a
number of years.
DATE: JANUARY 18th, 2019
CATALOGUE #: STAGE 9059
tracks licensed from Joseph Webster Ltd.
'MUTINY!' - ORIGINAL LONDON CAST RECORDING
1. PROLOGUE - Shaun Curry, Officers and Ship's Crew
2. NEW WORLD - David Essex, Ship's Crew [LISTEN]
3. FRIENDS - Frank Finlay and David Essex [LISTEN]
4. THE STORM - Simon Packham, Anthony Johncock and Ship's Crew
5. FAILED CAPE HORN - Frank Finlay and David Essex
6. SAUCY SAL - David Essex and Ship's Crew
7. THE LASH - Patrick Clancy
8. WELCOME - Nicola Blackman, Frank Olegario, Tahitians and Ship's Crew
9. WARDANCE - Frank Olegario and Ship's Crew
10. TAHITI - David Essex and Sinitta [LISTEN]
11. BREADFRUIT / WILL YOU COME BACK? - David Essex, Sinitta and Ship's Crew
12. HELL - David Essex and Ship's Crew
13. FREEDOM - David Essex, Frank Finlay and Ship's Crew [LISTEN]
14. FALLING ANGELS RIDING - David Essex and Mutineers [LISTEN]
15. BLIGH'S SPEECH - Frank Finlay
16. I'LL GO NO MORE A ROVING - David Essex and Ship's Crew [LISTEN]
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