The daring, triumphant story of Esther is brought to vivid life in this new musical by composer Erik Whitehill. Through the story of Esther, travel to the citadel of Susa where King Ahasuerus names Esther his new queen - and where Esther faces the decision of her life. Will wicked Haman prevail? Or will selfless Mordecai convince Esther to trust in God and save her people?
With a nod to Broadway, Esther is filled with memorable melodies - from fun and whimsical reprises to expressive, heartfelt ballads. The score promotes great choral singing while giving extra opportunities to strong soloists. Don't miss this exciting new musical from Choristers Guild!
The Singer's Edition includes the full script and vocal parts with piano accompaniment.
Preview Audio from Esther:
King Seeks a Wife
You May Be a Queen
It's All About Me
A Dark Day Arrives
In Your Hands
In the Name of the King
Performance Time: 40 minutes
Voicing: Unison/two-part with piano and two optional C instruments
Composer: Erik Whitehill
CGBK71 Esther - Director's Score
CGCD60 Esther - Accompaniment CD
CGCD59 Esther - Demo CD
CGCDP59 Esther - Demo CD 10-pack
CGK31 Esther - Preview Kit