Andrew Lloyd Webber Biography (Wikipedia)
Andrew Lloyd Webber, Baron Lloyd-Webber (born 22 March 1948) is an English composer and impresario of musical theatre.
Several of his musicals have run for more than a decade both in the West End and on Broadway. He has composed 13 musicals, a song cycle, a set of variations, two film scores, and a Latin Requiem Mass. Several of his songs have been widely recorded and were hits outside of their parent musicals, notably "The Music of the Night" from The Phantom of the Opera, "I Don't Know How to Love Him" from Jesus Christ Superstar, "Don't Cry for Me, Argentina" and "You Must Love Me" from Evita, "Any Dream Will Do" from Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat and "Memory" from Cats.
He has received a number of awards, including a knighthood in 1992, followed by a peerage from Queen Elizabeth II for services to Music, seven Tonys, three Grammys (as well as the Grammy Legend Award), an Academy Award, fourteen Ivor Novello Awards, seven Olivier Awards, a Golden Globe, a Brit Award, the 2006 Kennedy Center Honors, and the 2008 Classic Brit Award for Outstanding Contribution to Music. He has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, is an inductee into the Songwriter's Hall of Fame, and is a fellow of the British Academy of Songwriters, Composers and Authors.
- Andrew Lloyd Webber “Honestly… It’ll never be number 1 on any movie studio’s slate..."http://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03qlr1t.jpghttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03qlr1t.jpg2016-04-10T12:00:00.000ZAndrew Lloyd Webber “Honestly… It’ll never be number 1 on any movie studio’s slate..."http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03qlr1v
Andrew Lloyd Webber “Honestly… It’ll never be number 1 on any movie studio’s slate..."
- Andrew Loyd Webber on Elvis "I wrote his last song"http://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01s8trb.jpghttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01s8trb.jpg2014-02-14T12:57:00.000ZAndrew Lloyd Webber tells Chris and the gang about a little known Elvis fact.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p01s8trj
Andrew Loyd Webber on Elvis "I wrote his last song"
- Lloyd: Requiem - Preview Cliphttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01g8lp9.jpghttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01g8lp9.jpg2013-12-28T16:07:00.000ZListen to an excerpt from Lloyd's Requiem.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p01p1h5k
Lloyd: Requiem - Preview Clip
- Andrew Lloyd Webber talks with Elaine Paigehttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01j9mfb.jpghttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01j9mfb.jpg2013-11-05T12:00:00.000ZElaine chats with Andrew Lloyd Webber about his brand new musical; Stephen Ward.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p01j9mft
Andrew Lloyd Webber talks with Elaine Paige
Andrew Lloyd Webber Performances