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Episode 1

Duration:
2 hours
First broadcast:
Saturday 17 December 2011

Conductor John Wilson presents the first of four programmes offering a personal selection of music written for film, beginning with a focus on the some of the Hollywood greats.

His selection includes music from composers such as Franz Waxman, Alfred Newman, Eric Korngold, Max Steiner, Miklos Rozsa, Bernard Herrmann, Elmer Bernstein and Jerry Goldsmith from film favourites such as "Gone With The Wind", "King Kong", "Sunset Boulevard", "Robin Hood", "The Omen" and "The Magnificent Seven" among others.

Music Played

15 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for Alfred Newman
    00:00

    Alfred Newman Selznick International Pictures fanfare

    Conductor: Charles GERHARDT Performer: National Philharmonic Orchestra

    RCA Victor, GD80452

  • Image for Max Steiner
    00:00

    Max Steiner Gone with the wind – Main Title

    Conductor: Charles GERHARDT Performer: National Philharmonic Orchestra

    RCA Victor, GD80452

  • Image for Charlie Chaplin
    00:03

    Charlie Chaplin Modern times – i. Main Title; ii. Factory Machines; iii. Into the Sunset (Smile)

    Conductor: Carl DAVIS Performer: German Symphony Orchester Berlin

    RCA Victor, 0026 68271-2

  • Image for Harry Warren
    00:11

    Harry Warren Lullaby of Broadway [Film: 'Gold diggers of 1935']

    Performer: Harry Roy and his Orchestra

    ASV, CDAJA 5139, -1

  • Image for Al Dubin
    00:13

    Al Dubin Keep Young and Beautiful (Film: "Roman Scandalls" 1933)

    Composer: Harry Warren Performer: Denny Dennis with Roy Fox and his Band - Main Artist

    ASV, CDAJA 5139

  • Image for Franz Waxman
    00:16

    Franz Waxman Sunset Boulevard – Sonata for Orchestra

    Conductor: John MAUCERI Performer: Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra

    PHILIPS, 442-425-2

  • Image for Erich Wolfgang Korngold
    00:30

    Erich Wolfgang Korngold The Adventures of Robin Hood - symphonic suite

    Conductor: Rumon GAMBA Performer: BBC Philharmonic

    CHANDOS, CHAN-10336

  • Image for Herman Hupfeld
    00:46

    Herman Hupfeld As time goes by - [from the film 'Casablanca']

    Performer: Dooley WILSON - Singer

    Soundtrack Factory, SFCD33565

  • Image for Max Steiner
    00:49

    Max Steiner King Kong - suite

    Conductor: Charles GERHARDT Performer: National Philharmonic Orchestra

    RCA Victor, GD80136

  • Image for Miklós Rózsa
    00:57

    Miklós Rózsa Spellbound - concerto for piano and orchestra

    Conductor: Kenneth ALWYN Performer: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra - Main Artist Performer: Daniel ADNI - Piano

    CLP, CDCFP9020

  • Image for Bernard Herrmann
    01:08

    Bernard Herrmann Vertigo – Prelude, Nightmare and Scene d'Amour

    Conductor: Esa-Pekka SALONEN Performer: Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra

    Sony Classical, 92767

  • Image for Elmer Bernstein
    01:20

    Elmer Bernstein The Magnificent seven – Opening Titles and Calvera's visit

    Conductor: Elmer BERNSTEIN Performer: Unknown orchestra

    RYKODISC, RCD 10741, -1

  • Image for Jerry Goldsmith
    01:24

    Jerry Goldsmith The Omen – Ave Satani

    Conductor: Lionel NEWMAN Performer: National Philharmonic Orchestra - Main Artist

    VARESE SARABANDE, VSD5281

  • Image for Henry Mancini and his Orchestra - Main Artist
    01:26

    Henry Mancini and his Orchestra - Main Artist Hatari – Baby Elephant Walk

    RCA, 74321242832

  • Image for Nino Rota
    01:29

    Nino Rota The Godfather - suite

    Conductor: Riccardo MUTI Performer: La Scala Philharmonic Orchestra

    SONY CLASSICAL, SK63359

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