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Glenn Yarbrough

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'''Glenn Yarbrough''' ([[January 12]], [[1930]]) is the composer and performer of the music of [[Rankin/Bass' The Hobbit]] and [[Rankin/Bass' The Return of the King|The Return of the King]]. His songs include "[[The Greatest Adventure]]", "[[Frodo of the Nine Fingers]]" and "[[Where There's a Whip, There's a Way]]". In The Return of the King, he is also the voice of the "Minstrel of Gondor", a character that sings the story of the movie to [[Bilbo Baggins|Bilbo]] anbd [[Elrond]] in [[Rivendell]].  
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'''Glenn Yarbrough''' ([[January 12]], [[1930]]) is the composer and performer of the music of ''[[Rankin/Bass' The Hobbit]]'' and ''[[Rankin/Bass' The Return of the King|The Return of the King]]''. His songs include "[[The Greatest Adventure]]", "[[Frodo of the Nine Fingers]]" and "[[Where There's a Whip, There's a Way]]". In ''The Return of the King'', he is also the voice of the "Minstrel of Gondor", a character that sings the story of the movie to [[Bilbo Baggins|Bilbo]] and [[Elrond]] in [[Rivendell]].  
  
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==Discography==
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* [[1977]]: ''[[The Hobbit: Original Soundtrack]]''
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** "[[The Greatest Adventure]]" (also writer)
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** "[[The Road Goes Ever On and On]]"
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* [[1980]]: ''[[The Return of the King: Sountrack]]''
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** "[[Frodo of the Nine Fingers]]"
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** "[[Where There's a Whip, There's a Way]]
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** "[[The End of the Ring]]"
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
*[http://www.glennyarbrough.com Official website]
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*'''[http://www.glennyarbrough.com Official website]'''
 
*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glenn_Yarbrough Wikipedia profile]
 
*[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glenn_Yarbrough Wikipedia profile]
 
*[http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0946386/ IMDb profile]
 
*[http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0946386/ IMDb profile]

Revision as of 12:56, 28 September 2008

Glenn Yarbrough (January 12, 1930) is the composer and performer of the music of Rankin/Bass' The Hobbit and The Return of the King. His songs include "The Greatest Adventure", "Frodo of the Nine Fingers" and "Where There's a Whip, There's a Way". In The Return of the King, he is also the voice of the "Minstrel of Gondor", a character that sings the story of the movie to Bilbo and Elrond in Rivendell.

Discography

External links