Not The Messiah

Episodes

First
Broadcast
Comments
20100101

20100101

A comic oratorio inspired by Life of Brian, celebrating 40 years of Monty Python's Flying Circus. Eric Idle, Michael Palin and fellow Pythons join the BBC Symphony Chorus and Orchestra. Every musical style and genre is included, from Handel to Gilbert and Sullivan to Mariachi band.

Eric Idle and John du Prez: Not the Messiah (He's a Very Naughty Boy)

Eric Idle (bariton-ish)

Judith ...... Shannon Mercer (soprano)

Mandy ...... Rosalind Plowright (mezzo)

Brian ...... William Ferguson (tenor)

Reg ...... Christopher Purves (bass)

BBC Symphony Chorus

BBC Symphony Orchestra

John du Prez (conductor)

With guest appearances by fellow Pythons Michael Palin, Terry Jones and Terry Gilliam.

20100101

A comic oratorio inspired by Life of Brian, celebrating 40 years of Monty Python's Flying Circus.

Eric Idle, Michael Palin and fellow Pythons join the BBC Symphony Chorus and Orchestra.

Every musical style and genre is included, from Handel to Gilbert and Sullivan to Mariachi band.

Eric Idle and John de Prez: Not the Messiah (He's a Very Naughty Boy)

Eric Idle (bariton-ish)

Judith....Shannon Mercer (soprano)

Mandy....Rosalind Plowright (mezzo)

Brian....William Ferguson (tenor)

Reg....Christopher Purvis (bass)

BBC Symphony Chorus

BBC Symphony Orchestra

John Du Prez (conductor)

With guest appearances by fellow Pythons Michael Palin, Terry Jones and Terry Gilliam.

A comic oratorio inspired by Life of Brian, celebrating 40 years of Monty Python.

20100101

A comic oratorio inspired by Life of Brian, celebrating 40 years of Monty Python's Flying Circus.

Eric Idle, Michael Palin and fellow Pythons join the BBC Symphony Chorus and Orchestra.

Every musical style and genre is included, from Handel to Gilbert and Sullivan to Mariachi band.

Eric Idle and John de Prez: Not the Messiah (He's a Very Naughty Boy)

Eric Idle (bariton-ish)

Judith....Shannon Mercer (soprano)

Mandy....Rosalind Plowright (mezzo)

Brian....William Ferguson (tenor)

Reg....Christopher Purvis (bass)

BBC Symphony Chorus

BBC Symphony Orchestra

John Du Prez (conductor)

With guest appearances by fellow Pythons Michael Palin, Terry Jones and Terry Gilliam.

A comic oratorio inspired by Life of Brian, celebrating 40 years of Monty Python.

A comic oratorio inspired by Life of Brian, celebrating 40 years of Monty Python's Flying Circus. Eric Idle, Michael Palin and fellow Pythons join the BBC Symphony Chorus and Orchestra. Every musical style and genre is included, from Handel to Gilbert and Sullivan to Mariachi band.

Eric Idle and John du Prez: Not the Messiah (He's a Very Naughty Boy)

Eric Idle (bariton-ish)

Judith....Shannon Mercer (soprano)

Mandy....Rosalind Plowright (mezzo)

Brian....William Ferguson (tenor)

Reg....Christopher Purves (bass)

BBC Symphony Chorus

BBC Symphony Orchestra

John du Prez (conductor)

With guest appearances by fellow Pythons Michael Palin, Terry Jones and Terry Gilliam.