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One Chance [original Soundtrack]

One Chance: True Story Of Paul Potts / O.s.t.
Release Date: 01/07/2014 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 301047   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Giacomo PucciniEnnio MorriconeRuggero LeoncavalloEdvard Grieg,   ... 
Performer:  Paul PottsNeal CooperPer MagnussonJan Bengtson,   ... 
Conductor:  David SnellGavin GreenawayHenrik JansonUlf Janson,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 0 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Most people only dream about becoming a famous superstar, but against all odds one man from Wales did just that. This is the story of his journey. ONE CHANCE is the remarkable and inspirational true story of Paul Potts, a shy, bullied shop assistant by day and an amateur opera singer by night. Paul became an instant YouTube phenomenon after being chosen by Simon Cowell for Britain’s Got Talent . Wowing audiences worldwide with his phenomenal voice, Paul went on to win Britain’s Got Talent and the hearts of millions. From the director of The Devil Wears Prada, David Frankel and starring Tony Award® winner James Corden ( One Man -Two Guvnors, Gulliver’s Travels), Oscar® nominee Julie Walters (Harry Potter, Billy Elliot, Educating Read more Rita) and Golden Globe® nominee Colm Meaney ( Star Trek , Get Him to the Greek )

The ONE CHANCE soundtrack features a new, previously unreleased song written and recorded for the movie by seven-time Grammy Award® winner Taylor Swift “Sweeter Than Fiction.” Also recorded for the movie are six new performances by Paul Potts including “Vesti La Giubba” from Leoncavallo’s Pagliacci, “Celeste Aida” from Verdi’s Aida and two arias from Puccini’s La Bohéme. Other performers featured on the soundtrack are Il Divo, Mario Lanza and Vittorio Grigólo.
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Works on This Recording

1.
Turandot: Nessun dorma! by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Paul Potts (), Neal Cooper ()
Conductor:  David Snell,  Gavin Greenaway
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 54 Secs. 
2.
Nella Fantasia by Ennio Morricone
Performer:  Per Magnusson (Keyboards), Per Magnusson (Piano), Jan Bengtson (Flute),
Paul Potts ()
Conductor:  Henrik Janson,  Ulf Janson
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 4 Minutes 26 Secs. 
3.
I Pagliacci: Recitar!...Vesti la giubba by Ruggero Leoncavallo
Performer:  Paul Potts ()
Conductor:  Richard Haines
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 28 Secs. 
4.
Tosca: E lucevan le stelle by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Peter Ljung (Piano), Paul Potts ()
Conductor:  Tomas Brauner
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 12 Secs. 
5.
Heart's melodies, Op. 5: no 3, I love thee by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Magnus Gilljam (Piano), Paul Potts ()
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863-1864; Norway 
Length: 2 Minutes 43 Secs. 
6.
Time to Say Goodbye (Con te partirò), song by Francesco Sartori
Performer:  Per Magnusson (Keyboards)
Conductor:  Mats Halling
Period: Contemporary 
Length: 4 Minutes 23 Secs. 
7.
Symphony No. 25 in G minor: Allegro con brio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Bruno Walter
Period: Classical 
Written: 1773; Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 44 Secs. 
8.
Aida: Celeste Aida by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Paul Potts ()
Conductor:  Richard Haines
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Length: 5 Minutes 10 Secs. 
9.
Aida: Farewell to Earth by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Kylie Watt (), Paul Potts ()
Conductor:  Gavin Greenaway,  Mark Graham
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871 
Length: 1 Minutes 46 Secs. 
10.
Requiem in D minor: Kyrie by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Angela Maria Blasi (), Uwe Heilmann (), Jan-Hendrik Rootering ()
Conductor:  Sir Colin Davis
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 40 Secs. 
11.
Arrivederci, Roma by Renato Rascel
Performer:  Vittorio Grigolo ()
Conductor:  Pier G. Morandi
Period: 20th Century 
Written: Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 44 Secs. 
12.
O sole mio, for voice & piano (or orchestra) by Eduardo Capua
Performer:  Mario Lanza ()
Conductor:  Carlo Savina
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1900; Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 30 Secs. 
13.
La Bohème: Che gelida manina by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Paul Potts ()
Conductor:  Richard Haines
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Length: 5 Minutes 40 Secs. 
14.
La Bohème: O soave fanciulla by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Paul Potts (), Kylie Watt ()
Conductor:  Gavin Greenaway,  Mark Graham
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 16 Secs. 
15.
Sweeter than Fiction by Taylor Swift
Performer:  Taylor Swift (Voice)
Length: 3 Minutes 57 Secs. 
16.
Moment of Truth by Theodore Shapiro
Conductor:  Gavin Greenaway,  Mark Graham
Length: 1 Minutes 42 Secs. 
17.
Venice by Theodore Shapiro
Conductor:  Gavin Greenaway,  Mark Graham
Length: 3 Minutes 29 Secs. 

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