Articles | Popular | Future

ALBUM REVIEWS

Sarah Brightman: Symphony

Read "Symphony" reviewed by Chris M. Slawecki

The vocal star of Cats, Phantom of the Opera and Requiem may be the former Mrs. Andrew Lloyd-Weber but this Symphony proves that Sarah Brightman will never leave epic melodrama too far behind. Brightman continues to satisfy both critics and her public by working through the crossroads of classic popular music, popular classical music, theatrical showtunes and--on this album, recorded across three different countries with her longtime producer Frank Peterson--evocative orchestral goth. “Over the past four years of recording this ...