Anaïs Mitchell / Original Broadway Cast of Hadestown

Hadestown [Original Broadway Cast Recording]

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Alternative folk singer/songwriter Anaïs Mitchell originally presented her epic musical version of the Greek myth of Orpheus and Eurydice as a recording in 2010. The album featured Mitchell herself as Eurydice, Bon Iver's Justin Vernon as Orpheus, and Ani DiFranco as Persephone, among other role players and a band of over a dozen musicians. After being reworked by Mitchell with Broadway in mind, Hadestown ran off-Broadway in 2016, then in Edmonton and London before receiving its Broadway premiere in March of 2019. Marked by alternatively soulful and playful acoustic arrangements and rich harmony vocals, the over-two-hour cast album features performances by an ensemble led by singer/songwriter and actor Reeve Carney as Orpheus, Eva Noblezada (Miss Saigon) as Eurydice, Patrick Page (Beauty and the Beast, Spring Awakening) as Hades, and Amber Gray (Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812) as Persephone. Septuagenarian André De Shields won a Tony Award for his turn as Hermes in the production, which won eight Tonys in total, including Best Musical and Best Original Score of 2019.

Track Listing

Sample Title/Composer Performer Time Stream
1 05:17 Amazon
2 03:45 Amazon
3 01:47 Amazon
4 03:33 Amazon
5 03:12 Amazon
6 05:29 Amazon
7 00:40 Amazon
8 04:03 Amazon
9 05:00 Amazon
10 01:34 Amazon
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feat: Reeve Carney
02:26 Amazon
12 06:31 Amazon
13 03:36 Amazon
14 00:20 Amazon
15 02:14 Amazon
16 01:42 Amazon
17 01:31 Amazon
18 03:34 Amazon
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feat: Patrick Page
04:02 Amazon
20 00:57 Amazon
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feat: Amber Gray
05:24 Amazon
22 03:50 Amazon
23 03:32 Amazon
24 01:01 Amazon
25 01:53 Amazon
26 01:14 Amazon
27 01:14 Amazon
28 04:13 Amazon
29 03:41 Amazon
30 04:01 Amazon
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feat: Reeve Carney
05:51 Amazon
32 01:39 Amazon
33 02:43 Amazon
34 01:20 Amazon
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feat: Patrick Page
03:05 Amazon
36 01:36 Amazon
37 03:12 Amazon
38 04:51 Amazon
39 05:00 Amazon
40 02:05 Amazon
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