Were You There?
January 1, 2005
The Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber - The Kennedy Center, Washington,
It is only fitting that we start a new site with a brand new
The Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber has been the attraction for holiday week at the Opera House of the Kennedy Center in
Washington DC. It is a beautiful venue and has been beautifully attended.
Rob is part of a stellar cast, and they
Most of us know some/much of the music of ALW, but we do not
often hear Rob sing much of it.
He rocks on Gethsemane, brings a passion to it that we know he
can. It is a beautiful rendition, bring a tissue or two. He does
Sunset Boulevard with a jaded look, a sardonic grin, and a vocal
that produces 'Joe Gillis' as he was meant to be! Every word
tells us probably more than we want to know about this 'Joe'. Rob
brings a new set of meanings to All I Ask Of You, and I am sure
that we would do whatever he asked just to hear him keep on
Rob has been given the two new songs from ALW's Woman in White,
which is only onstage in London.
What a delivery of the power ballads! One is a solo, Evermore
Without You - it is almost worth the ticket price by itself! The
other is a tender, yet powerful duet, I
Believe My Heart. Some
were just meant to sing some songs, and these are
two of them for Rob. The entire cast sings Love Changes
Everything, and that ends the
Look, folks, this is a new year, and a lively and sparkly
new website. But, it is still Rob Evan's website, and I am who
This was a great holiday week... busy and exciting.
Thanx for reading this far, and HAPPY