Skip to main content

《CD》2013 HEWIG and The Angry Inch (Mr. Cho Seung Woo Version)

After having the "Jekyll & Hyde" CD (http://iceskate-iceskate.blogspot.jp/2014/11/cd-musical-jekyll-hyde-korean-casting.html), I became to want to have this musical sound track CD, so I bought it through a purchase agency.

* Regarding the musical of "HEWIG and The Angry Inch":
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hedwig_and_the_Angry_Inch_(musical)

* Recording of this CD:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4adsEz3z-tA

When compared with the "Jekyll & Hyde" CD above, I take the liberty of writing this, I think singing of Mr. Cho Seung Woo has improved in this CD, though kinds of music differs between "Jekyll & Hyde" and "HEWIG and The Angry Inch", of course.

When I go to bed, I had been listening the "Jekyll & Hyde" CD before, but these music are very serious, so I was not able to sleep soon. However, music from "HEWIG and The Angry Inch" are easygoing, so I can go into my dreams soon with Mr. Cho Seung Woo's singing....

He is singing these songs in a precise manner with detailed and rich expressions, so these Rock music he sang are beautiful, not just loud.

My most favorite song in this CD is "Wig in a Box".
After this word; "OK, EVERYBODY", there are a chorus part. It is around last part of the recording scene above. I imagine this part was sung by audiences in musicals, and if so, I wanted to sing it together in a musical...

In the sleeve, there are many pictures of musical scenes, and I was surprised at a nude picture of Mr. Cho Seung Woo's upper body and back shot.
Imaging from this picture, was he nude on the stages???!!!
Somehow I can imagine it from the musical story....

As an aside, there are some his back shot nude scenes in his movies. When I saw it first, I was so much astonished by it, but recently, I am accustomed to it....


The related Japanese article.
http://34402263.at.webry.info/201412/article_3.html

Comments

Popular posts from this blog

Sparkling Singing Voice of South Korean Actor; Mr. CHO SEUNG WOO

Mr. CHO SEUNG WOO's profile.
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jo_Seung-woo

I knew him through a South Korean TV drama; Horse Doctor.
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_King%27s_Doctor
It had been broadcasted by the Japanese state-run broadcast (NHK) for one year from July 2013 to 2014.
(This drama is planned to be broadcasted by NHK again from the end of September 2014.)
*We can see various scenes through the MBC homepage (http://www.imbc.com/broad/tv/drama/horsedoctor/).
I looked forward to seeing this drama every Sunday very much, and became a fan of him; Mr. CHO SEUNG WOO.
So, I browsed his information on the Web and found the following his fantastic voices.

I saw some movies he acted ever too, and I think he is an excellent actor, but we may not be able to enjoy all his talents by only his acting without singing......

The following voices are current my most favorites, though I can not understand the lyrics.

1. This Is The Moment - Jekyll And Hyde
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v…

[CD] "Scheherazade" Tomomi Nishimoto conducting the Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra

RIMSKY-KORSAKOV: Scheherazade, Op.35
LISZT: Les Preludes
LISZT: Der Tanz in Dorfschenke, "Mephisto Waltz No.1"

Conductor: Tomomi Nishimoto
http://www.tomomi-n.com/profile.html
The Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra
http://www.bpo.hu/engbftz.htm

Regarding "Scheherazade", I would like to hear "live" this performance so much. It is very much lyric and I can feel various wonderful colours hearing this piece. (We can see such colours hearing music conducted by maestro Tomomi almost always.) I think it is very high quality and beautiful performance.

It is very hot in Tokyo now, but while I hear this music in this CD, it brings to my mind scenes at sea and I can feel coolness.....

I like the theme of "Scheherazade" played by the leader so much. It is very elegant indeed.

Actually, I did not like this tune so much before, but after I heard this CD, I am very interested in it now.

I also like "Les Preludes" in this CD so much. It is very impressive. This tun…

CD: South Korean Muisical: HEDWIG New Make-up (Mr. Cho Seung-Woo Version)

I am very happy to have this CD, because this seems to be live recording, so I can imagine actual stages well!
There are two CDs. In the second CD, several pieces from the first CD were recorded in different arrangements and rhythms, so we can happily taste two types of one song.

I have the CD of 2013 version, too.
(Here is a motion picture at recording.)
I think singing of Mr. Cho Seung-Woo has become better and been more polished than the 2013 version CD.
Further, this version is live recording! His live singing seems to be so good!!
Also, Mr. Cho Seung-Woo's rock singing is very rhythmical and beautiful, not just noisy, so we can listen them very comfortably.

Same as the 2013 version CD, I like "Wig in a Box" best in this CD. It is very beautiful piece!
I think I will become fond of all HEDWIG musical songs through these CDs.

Pictures of the jacket inform me of the scenes of stages.
Here is a motion picture which shows his new make-up and styles.

Recently I am ver…