Nunsense (complete show)


Product typeMP3 backing track

Composer Goggin

From Nunsense

Based on Stage score

Length 62:43

Latest version May 21st, 2021


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Notes: Download our professional backing tracks for the comedy musical Nunsense featuring music and lyrics by Dan Goggin. What started as a small cabaret show developed into a full-scale stage musical. a TV version, and several sequels. The stage show premiered Off-Broadway in 1985, and London in 1987.

This is the complete set of backing tracks for the show, comprising over 30 tracks, all instrumentals such as scene changes, underscores and playoffs and popular numbers So You Want To Be A Nun, Tackle That Temptation, and I Just Want To Be A Star.

Our tracks follow the Concord Theatricals stage score, with the smaller orchestration.

A full additional set of tracks are provided with melody guides at no extra charge.

More Information
Genres Default Category, Stage & Screen, Comedy, Main Catalog
Date track originally produced 21 May 2021
From Nunsense
Based on Stage score
Composer Goggin
Instrumentation Pit Orchestra
Ideal For... Ensemble
Sub Genre Comedy
Length 62:43
Product type MP3 backing track


Score# Title Instrumental? Length Key Notes
2 / 3 Veni Creator Spiritus / Nunsense Is Habit-Forming   3:19 F Key listed refers to start of #3
4 A Difficult Transition   4:51 G  
5 Quiz Fanfare Y 0:07 ~  
5A  Quiz Timer Y 0:18 ~ To be cut off on cue
5B Quiz Fanfare Y 0:07 ~  
5C Quiz Fanfare Y 0:07 ~  
6 Benedicite   2:26 F  
6A Benedicite playoff Y 0:14 ~  
7 The Biggest Ain't The Best   2:29 Bb Split into 2 tracks to allow for dialogue
8 Robert Anne's Surprise Y 0:12 ~  
8A Another Surprise   0:12 F  
9 Playing Second Fiddle   1:33 Bm  
9A Second Fiddle Conclusion   0:26 Bm  
10 So You Want To Be A Nun   3:22 A Split into 4 tracks to allow for dialogue
10A Nun Playoff Y 0:17 ~  
10B One Last Hope   1:41 G This number is optional
11 Mock Fifties   0:11 D  
12 Turn Up The Spotlight   2:25 A Includes playoff
13 Lilacs Bring Back Memories   1:39 E  
14 The Witch Y 0:15 ~  
15 / 16 Turn Off The Spotlight / Tackle That Temptation   3:26 A  
17 The Veil Y 0:58 ~  
18 Growing Up Catholic   3:00 Ab  
19 We've Got To Clean Out The Freezer   1:49 G  
20 Euthanasia's Chord Y 0:08 ~  
21 / 22 Penguin Walk / Just A Coupl'a Sisters   3:10 F  
23 Soup's On (Dying Nun's Ballet) Y 0:53 ~  
24 Second Fiddle (reprise)   0:23 Bm  
25 I Just Want To Be A Star   2:53 F  
25A Star playoff Y 0:27 ~ To be cut off on cue
26 The Drive-In   2:21 Cm  
27 Nunsmoke Y 1:24 ~ To be cut off on cue
28 I Could've Gone To Nashville   3:53 Ab  
28A Nashville playoff Y 0:30 ~  
29 Gloria In Excelsis Deo   0:11 Bb  
30 Holier Than Thou   4:56 Eb Ad lib sections timings can be altered to suit
31 Nunsense (reprise)   0:57 Gb  
32 Bows & Exit Music Y 2:10 ~  


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