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Bohemian Rhapsody Revisited

by Kate Colquitt on 2019-04-09T09:00:00-04:00 in Films, Adults, Seniors | Comments

 A Rock Opera Inspiring Another Generation 

Queen Live Aid 1985

When Rami Malek won the Academy Award for Best Actor for his portrayal of Freddie Mercury in the movie Bohemian  RhapsodyQueen fans both long standing and newbies united in song.  Malek not only won an Oscar for his role but gathered other gold winning the BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role, the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a Drama, and the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Leading Role. Comparing the movie version of the band's outstanding performance at LIve Aid at Wembley Stadium, London in 1985 with the actual film footage is a double take moment.   

Locating background information about the rock band Queen and other musical inspiration is easy in the stacks!  Discover many of your favorite music groups by browsing through the 780's.  Find discography catalogs, biographies, score sheets and musical chords from your favorite rock and roll bands to the great operas, jazz performances and Broadway musicals.

Cover Art Queen Unseen by Peter Hince (Narrated by); Rupert Holliday Evans (Narrated by)
ISBN: 9781974930241
Publication Date: 2018-11-06







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