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 Jesus Christ Superstar MIDI Files  
   I've collected these from various places around the internet over the past few years and I'm still finding more to add. Some of them are OK, some are pretty awful, and a few are VERY good.
   I'm creating my own either from scratch or by correcting and adding to other peoples previous work in an effort to create THE BEST JCS MIDI FILES IN THE WORLD! I've marked mine
with  by RA . Some are incomplete but I still put 'em here so check them out and tell me what you think (by emailing me a
t robb@musician.org). I don't mind if you download and use and/or post any of my own files. I just ask that you please give me credit for my work. Thanks!
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 JCS MIDI files
 SIDE ONE    STOP MIDI PLAYBACK 
 Overture 1 - pretty good version (by VJM)    
 Overture 2 -
really good version (by CAH)    
 Overture 3 -
really quirky version (by NC)  
 
 by RA  Overture - Best! (used version1, added many tweaks)   PLAY  
 Heaven On Their Minds 1 - (by P2)
 Heaven On Their Minds 2 -
 Heaven On Their Minds 3
- "solo piano" plus some instruments (by NR)
 Heaven On Their Minds 4 -
 Heaven On Their Minds 5 -
(by WD?)
 Heaven On Their Minds 6 -
(by JP)
 Heaven On Their Minds 7
- alot like "5"
 Heaven On Their Minds 8
- just piano and melody (by NC)
 Heaven On Their Minds 9
- kinda alright with some really BAD drums
 
 by RA  Heaven On Their Minds - Best! (still a work in progress)
 PLAY  
 Strange Thing Mystifying - wrong chords & bad drums. Well, they tried
 
 by RA   NEW  What's The Buzz/Strange Thing Mystifying - Best!
 
It's finally here! The super funky bass line, many guitars, both songs complete!
 Everything's Alright 1 - Pretty good, used as a start for my own below
 Everything's Alright 2
- alot like "3" but with drums  (by NR)
 Everything's Alright 3 -
just piano and melody (by NC)
 Everything's Alright 4 -
BAD instrumentation
 Everything's Alright 5 -
sounds good, good guitar sequencing (by S)
 Everything's Alright 6 -
sounds very good, Very full arrangement (by CAH)
 
 by RA  Everything's Alright - Best! NOW w/GUITAR!
   PLAY  
 This Jesus Must Die 1 - good
 This Jesus Must Die 2 - "solo piano" with voice parts
 This Jesus Must Die -  by RA  (coming soon!)
 SIDE TWO  
 Hosanna 1
-
 Hosanna 2
- same as 1 but quieter (by WD?)
 Hosanna 3
- just piano and melody (by NC)
 Hosanna 4 - Best!
Pretty good
   PLAY      STOP MIDI PLAYBACK 
 Simon Zealotes - (by CAH)
 
Simon Zealotes - (by S)
 Simon Zealotes/Poor Jerusalem -  by RA  (coming sometime!)
 Pilate's Dream 1
 Pilate's Dream 2
 Pilate's Dream 3 -
(by KV/GH)
 Pilate's Dream 4
- just piano and melody (by NC)
 
 by RA  Pilate's Dream - Best! Tried to match exact picking pattern
 PLAY  
 The Temple - quirky, robotic, WRONG time signature, incomplete...
  by RA   NEW  The Temple - Best! Really COOL! Full arrangement !!
 
 Everythings Alright (reprise) 1 - (by WD?)
 Everythings Alright (reprise) 2 -
 
 I Don't Know How to Love Him 1 - Best!
(by CAH)  PLAY  
 I Don't Know How to Love Him 2
bouncy, contempoary
 I Don't Know How to Love Him 3
marchy, horns & flute
 I Don't Know How to Love Him 4
robotic (by NC)
 Damned For All Time/Blood Money - driving, robotic
  by RA   NEW  Damned For All Time - Best! Full arrangement!
  PLAY  
 SIDE THREE 
 The Last Supper 1
- incomplete
 The Last Supper 2
- "clunky" sound and bad instrumentation
 The Last Supper 3
- same as 4 but with different instruments
 The Last Supper 4
- incomplete (up to "The end is...") (by DS)
 The Last Supper 5
- just piano and melody (by NC)
 The Last Supper -  by RA  (coming sometime!)
 Gethsemane 1 - Best! Very full arrangement, very good (byCAH)   PLAY  
 Gethsemane 2
- nicely done, full arrangement, very good (by JRB)
 Gethsemane 3 
 Gethsemane 4
- same as "3" but quieter, diff. instruments (by WD?)
 Gethsemane 5
- very robotic, so MIDI like and fast
 
Gethsemane 6 - (by NR)
 Gethsemane 7
- like "2",  only clunky piano and melody (by NC)
 The Arrest
 Peter's Denial
 Pilate and Christ -  by RA  (coming sometime!)
 King Herod's Song 1 - Best! Totally incredible! (by CAH)  PLAY  
 King Herod's Song 2 - Kinda slow and circus-like
 King Herod's Song 3 - OK

 King Herod's Song 4 - just piano, bass, melody. It's OK (by P2)
 King Herod's Song 5
- just piano and melody and sooooo slooow (by NC)
 SIDE FOUR  
 Judas' Death
 Trial Before Pilate (incl. 39 lashes)
 Superstar 1 - Best! FULL arrangement, good instruments (by RS)  
 Superstar 2 - OK                                      STOP MIDI PLAYBACK 
 Superstar 3 - Jazzy
 Superstar 4 - Robotic
 Superstar 5 - just piano and melody (by NC)
 Superstar 6 - very nice (by S)
 The Crucifixion - probably never have this one
 John Nineteen Forty-One 1 - a bit slow, very nice arrangement (by S)
 John Nineteen Forty-One 2 - nicely done, better tempo
 John Nineteen Forty-One 3 - Best! nicely done, better tempo (by EF)  

 JCS Solo Piano MIDI files  These generally sound like one person playing the chords and melody arranged for one piano. I think they were generated by a program from some sheet music. Some have additional instrument tracks for the melody lines.
 SIDE ONE  
 Overture
 Heaven On Their Minds
 What's The Buzz
 Strange Thing Mystifying
 Everything's Alright
 This Jesus Must Die
 SIDE TWO  
 Hosanna
 Simon Zealotes/Poor Jerusalem
 Pilate's Dream
 The Temple
 I Don't Know How to Love Him
 Damned For All Time/Blood Money
 SIDE THREE 
 The Last Supper
 Gethsemane (I only want to say)
 The Arrest
 Peter's Denial
 Pilate and Christ
 King Herod's Song
 Could We Start Again
 SIDE FOUR 
 Judas' Death
 Trial Before Pilate (incl. 39 lashes)
 Superstar
 The Crucifixion
 John Nineteen Forty-One
 
Jesus_Christ_Superstar

 JCS Medley MIDI files 
 JCS Medley 1 -
kinda wierd arrangement, some wrong
  notes, but some good stuff in there, too. (by DC)

 JCS Medley 2
- good (by WD?)

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 JCS MIDI files  by Robb A.
I'm creating my own from scratch and sometimes adding and altering bits of other peoples previous work in an effort to create THE BEST JCS MIDI FILES IN THE WORLD! I've marked mine in the list on the left with  by RA  and gathered them together in the list below.  Check them out and tell me what you think (by emailing me a
t robb@musician.org
 Overture - added many tweaks to version1 (by VJM)
 Heaven On Their Minds -
(still a work in progress)
 What's The Buzz/Strange Thing Mystifying -
It's finally here! The super funky bass line, many guitars, both songs complete!
 Everything's Alright -
as 1 (w/additions, unfinished)
 Pilate's Dream
- The first JCS MIDI file I made. Features an accurate picking pattern, cool bass and nice strummed guitar
 NEW
 The Temple -
A little busy but... Really COOL!
 NEW  Damned For All Time - Best! Really COOL! Full arrangement !!
 And From the Movie!  
 Then We Are Decided - The ONLY Midi file of this song in the world! (That I know about.)
 Could We Start Again - One of the very few Midi files of this song in the world!
 Pilate and Christ - (coming sometime!)
 Simon Zealotes/Poor Jerusalem-  by RA  (coming soon)
And From the Movie! -
 Then We Are Decided - Best! and quite possibly the ONLY Midi file of this in the world!  by RA     PLAY  
 Could We Start Again Best! and one of the very few Midi files of this song in the world!  by RA
   PLAY  

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Credits - Key to MIDI Arrangers names
 by RA  - by Robb Anagnostis (It's me at robb@musician.org)
CAH = Charles Alexander Hay (http://www.helicon.biz/)
NR = by Nicholas Radtke
VJM = by V.J. Miele
JP = Arrg. Jim Petitte
NC = Generated by NoteWorthy Composer

WD = Generated by WinJammer Demo?
P2 = price.213@osu.edu
KV/GH = Kelson Vibber, Greg Hess
RS = Richard Stuntz
DS = Dmitry Sergheev dime@aha.ru
DC = Dave Craig
EF = Evgeny Y. Fedorov
JRB = John R. Bloise, Sr.
S = Schroder at http://www.fortunecity.com/tinpan/revolver/870/midi.htm
 
As with all MIDI files, the tonal quality of the music that YOU hear is totally dependent upon the quality of the synthesizer component of the sound card in the computer on which you're listening.  Also different MIDI sound sources have varying volume levels for any given instrument patch so one track may jump out very loudly on your system where on mine the mix is right. MIDI usually always sounds better when played through an external sound module (such as Sound Canvas by Roland) or keyboard (Roland, Yamaha, Casio).
Unfortunately browsers don't play MIDI files like they used to when I first made this page.  If you are using Google Chrome you can play these MIDI files IN THE BROWSER window if you add the "MIDI Player extension" to Google Chrome.
Go to The GOOGLE WEBSTORE
to get the extension and click the "Add to Chrome" button.
 

Unfortunately browsers don't play MIDI files like they used to when I first made this page. If you are using
Google Chrome you can play these MIDI files IN THE BROWSER window if you add the "MIDI Player extension"
into to Google Chrome.
Go to https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/midi-player/khppfbnjbaampmeeiocjhcodkklkcfjf?hl=en
and click the "Add to Chrome" button.