2000 Sydney Closing Ceremony Music List

Musical Compositions for the 2000 Sydney Olympic Games Closing Ceremony

COUNTDOWN/MY ISLAND HOME
‘Countdown Fanfare’ – Composed by Richard Mills performed by Sydney Symphony Orchestra
‘Games 2000 Fanfare’ – Composed by David Stanhope, performed by Sydney Symphony Orchestra

‘Island Home (Earth Beat mix)’ – Written by Neil Murray, performed by Christine Anu

THE ENTRANCE OF THE ATHLETES
‘Games 2000 Fanfare’ – Composed by David Stanhope, performed by Sydney Symphony Orchestra
‘Olympic Fireworks’ – Composed by David Stanhope
‘Journey of Angels’ – Performed by Chong Lim
‘Affirmation’ – Performed by Savage Garden

OFFICIAL CEREMONY
Fanfares – Composed by David Stanhope, performed by the Sydney Symphony Orchestra
‘The National Anthem of Greece’ – Performed by The Millennium Children’s Choir of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of Australia
‘The National Anthem of Australia (Advance Australia Fair)’ – Music & Lyrics by Peter Dodds McCormick, performed by Sing 2001 Choir, Sydney Symphony Orchestra
Athens 2004 Segment (inc. Athens 2004 Emblem Presentation Composition) – Composed by Vangelis
‘Olympic Hymn’ – Composed by Spiros Samara, lyrics by Costas Palamas, performed by Yvonne Kenny
‘Journey of Angels’ – Composed by Chong Lim
‘We’ll Be One’ – Performed by Nikki Webster & Sing 2001 Choir

LET’S PARTY!
‘Absolutely Everybody (Latino Mix)’ – Performed by Vanessa Amorosi
‘Love is in the Air (Olympic samba mix)’ – Performed by John Paul Young
‘Back on the Terra Firma’ – Performed by Phil & Tommy Emanuel
‘What You Need’ – Performed by INXS with Jon Stevens
‘Working Class Man’ – Performed by Jimmy Barnes
‘Beds Are Burning’ – Performed by Midnight Oil
‘Treaty’ – Performed by Yothu Yindi
‘Dancing Queen’ – Performed by Kylie Minogue
Theme from ‘Jaws’ – Composed by John Williams
Theme from the TV show, ‘Bananas in Pyjamas’(Remix) – Written by Blyton
‘Don’t Call Me Baby’ – Written, Lyrics & Performed by Madison Avenue
‘Finally’ – Performed by Cece Peniston
‘On A Night Like This’ – Performed by Kylie Minogue
‘Land Down Under’ – Performed by Men At Work with cast
‘Waltzing Matilda’ – Performed by Slim Dusty with cast

FIREWORKS
‘Olympic Fireworks’ – Composed by David Stanhope
‘Overture to Tannhauser’ – Composed by Wagner
‘Arrivals Movements I-V’ – Composed by Peewee Ferris
‘Symphony No. 8′ – Composed by Gustav Mahler


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