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Piano Season: The Piano and Film with Emma Forbes

Duration:
2 hours
First broadcast:
Saturday 29 September 2012

Emma Forbes explores the use of piano music in film, including music from The Sting, The Pianist, The King's Speech and Brief Encounter.

Music Played

48 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for Ennio Morricone
    00:00

    Ennio Morricone Il Cinema Paradiso (music for the film) - Main title

    Conductor: Ennio MORRICONE Performer: Enrico Pierannunzi - Piano Performer: Unione Musicisti of Rome

    DRG 99501

  • Image for Francis Lai
    00:02

    Francis Lai Love Story

    Performer: Cincinnati Pops Orchestra Conductor: Erich Kunzel Performer: William TRITT - Piano

    TELARC CD80168

  • Image for Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov
    00:05

    Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov Concerto no. 2 in C minor Op.18 for piano and orchestra - Adagio sostenuto

    Conductor: Claudio ABBADO Performer: Yuja WANG - Piano Performer: Mahler Chamber Orchestra

    DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON 4779308

  • Image for Scott Joplin
    00:16

    Scott Joplin Pineapple rag / Gladioli rag for piano

    Performer: Marvin HAMLISCH - Piano Performer: Unknown Orchestra

    MCA MCLD19027

  • Image for Marvin Hamlisch
    00:19

    Marvin Hamlisch The Glove

    Composer: Scott Joplin Performer: Marvin HAMLISCH - Piano Performer: Unknown Orchestra

    MCA MCLD19027

  • Image for Scott Joplin
    00:21

    Scott Joplin The Entertainer - rag for piano

    Performer: Marvin HAMLISCH (1946 - 2012) - Piano Performer: Unknown Orchestra

    MCA MCLD19027

  • Image for Tom Williams
    00:24

    Tom Williams E.T. - music for the film - Over The Moon

    Performer: Unknown Orchestra

    MCA DMCL1878

  • Image for Burkhard Dallwitz
    00:26

    Burkhard Dallwitz Reunion

    Performer: Unknown Studio Orchestra

    MILAN 74321608222

  • Image for Philip Glass
    00:28

    Philip Glass Truman Sleeps

    Performer: Unknown Studio Orchestra

    MILAN 74321608222

  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    00:30

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Sonata in A major K.331 for piano - 3rd movement; Alla turca (Allegretto)

    Performer: Wilhelm KEMPFF - Piano

    DG 4775907

  • Image for Ludwig van Beethoven
    00:34

    Ludwig van Beethoven Concerto no. 5 in E flat major Op.73 (Emperor) for piano and orchestra - 2nd movement; Ada

    Conductor: Osmo VANSKA Performer: Yevgeny SUDBIN - Piano Performer: Minnesota Orchestra

    BIS BISSACD1758

  • Image for Leos Janacek
    00:41

    Leos Janacek On an overgrown path [Po zarostlem chodnicku] - book 1 for piano - no.4; Frydecka panna Ma

    Performer: Rudolf FIRKUSNY - Piano

    DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON 4298572

  • Image for Ludovic Bource
    00:47

    Ludovic Bource The Artist - music for the film - George Valentin

    Conductor: Ernst van TIEL Performer: Brussels Philharmonic Orchestra

    SONY 88697978952

  • Image for Thomas Newman
    00:52

    Thomas Newman Any Other Name

    Performer: THOMAS NEWMAN - Main Artist

    Dreamworks 4-502102

  • Image for Thomas Newman
    00:54

    Thomas Newman Compass and Guns

    Performer: THOMAS NEWMAN - Main Artist

    EPIC EK-66621

  • Image for Alexandre Desplat
    00:58

    Alexandre Desplat Theme - The King's Speech

    Performer: ORIGINAL MOTION PICTURE SOUNDTRACK - Main Artist

    Decca 476-4198

  • Image for George Gershwin
    01:02

    George Gershwin Concerto in F major for piano and orchestra - 3rd mvt; Allegro

    Conductor: Riccardo CHAILLY Performer: Stefano BOLLANI - Piano Performer: Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra

    DECCA 4782739

  • Image for Franz Liszt
    01:08

    Franz Liszt 19 Hungarian rhapsodies S.244 for piano - no.2 in C sharp minor; Lento a capriccio

    Performer: Alfred BRENDEL - Piano

    VANGUARD 08402471

  • Image for Franz Liszt
    01:19

    Franz Liszt 3 Concert studies S.144 for piano - no.3 in D flat major; Un Sospiro

    Arranger: David Hirshfelder Performer: David HELFGOTT - Piano

    PHILIPS 4547102

  • Image for Michael Nyman
    01:22

    Michael Nyman The Piano - music for the film - The Promise

    Performer: Michael NYMAN - Piano Performer: Munich Philharmonic Orchestra

    VENTURE CDVE919

  • Image for Richard Addinsell
    01:26

    Richard Addinsell Warsaw concerto for piano and orchestra

    Conductor: Rumon GAMBA Performer: Martin ROSCOE - Piano Performer: BBC Philharmonic

    CHANDOS CHAN10046

  • Image for Alexandre Desplat
    01:34

    Alexandre Desplat Marilyn's Theme

    Performer: Conrad Pope - Orchestrator Performer: Lang Lang - Piano

    SONY CLASSICAL 88697983672

  • Image for Alexandre Desplat
    01:36

    Alexandre Desplat Remembering Marilyn

    Performer: Conrad Pope - Orchestrator Performer: Lang Lang - Piano

    SONY CLASSICAL 88697983672

  • Image for Frédéric Chopin
    01:39

    Frédéric Chopin Nocturne in C sharp minor Op.posth for piano [1830]

    Performer: Janusz OLEJNICZAK - Piano

    SONY CLASSICAL SK87739

  • Image for Ennio Morricone
    00:01

    Ennio Morricone Theme from Cinema Paradiso

  • Image for Francis Lai
    00:05

    Francis Lai Theme from Love Story

  • Image for Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov
    00:08

    Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov Concerto no. 2 in C minor Op.18 for piano and orchestra - Adagio sostenuto

  • Image for Scott Joplin & Marvin Hamlisch
    00:22

    Scott Joplin & Marvin Hamlisch The Glove - rag for piano

  • Image for Scott Joplin & Marvin Hamlisch
    00:24

    Scott Joplin & Marvin Hamlisch The Entertainer - rag for piano

  • Image for John Williams
    00:27

    John Williams The Truman Show - music for the film - Truman Sleeps

  • Image for Burkhard Dallwitz
    00:29
  • Image for Philip Glass
    00:32

    Philip Glass The Truman Show - music for the film - Truman Sleeps

  • Image for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    00:34

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Sonata in A major K.331 for piano - 3rd movement; Alla turca (Allegretto)

  • Image for Ludwig van Beethoven
    00:38

    Ludwig van Beethoven Concerto no. 5 in E flat major Op.73 (Emperor) for piano and orchestra - 2nd mov

  • Image for Leos Janacek
    00:46

    Leos Janacek On an overgrown path - book 1 for piano - no 4. The virgin of Frydek

  • Image for Leos Janacek
    00:49

    Leos Janacek On an overgrown path - book 1 for piano - no 2. A leaf blown away

  • Image for Ludovic Bource
    00:52

    Ludovic Bource The Artist - music for the film - George Valentin

  • Image for Thomas Newman
    00:58

    Thomas Newman Any Other Name

  • Image for Thomas Newman
    01:01

    Thomas Newman Compass and Guns

  • Image for Alexandre Desplat
    01:07

    Alexandre Desplat Theme - The King's Speech - music from the film

  • Image for George Gershwin
    01:12

    George Gershwin Concerto in F major for piano and orchestra - 3rd movement; Allegro

  • Image for Franz Liszt
    01:19

    Franz Liszt 19 Hungarian rhapsodies S.244 - no.2 in C sharp minor; Lento a capriccio

  • Image for Franz Liszt & David Hirshfelder
    01:29

    Franz Liszt & David Hirshfelder 3 Concert studies S.144 for piano - no.3 in D flat major; Un Sospiro

  • Image for Michael Nyman
    01:32

    Michael Nyman The Piano - music for the film - The Promise

  • Image for Richard Addinsell
    01:38

    Richard Addinsell Warsaw concerto for piano and orchestra

  • Image for Alexandre Desplat & Conrad Pope
    01:47

    Alexandre Desplat & Conrad Pope Marilyn's Theme

  • Image for Alexandre Desplat & Conrad Pope
    01:48

    Alexandre Desplat & Conrad Pope Remembering Marilyn

  • Image for Frédéric Chopin
    01:52

    Frédéric Chopin Nocturne in C sharp minor Op.posth for piano [1830]

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