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Piano Season: The Piano and Film with Emma Forbes

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

2 hours

Music Played

  • 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.
  • Francis Lai

    Theme from Love Story

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

    • TELARC CD80168.
  • Sergey 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.
  • Scott Joplin

    Pineapple rag / Gladioli rag for piano

    Performer: Marvin HAMLISCH - Piano Performer: Unknown Orchestra

    • MCA MCLD19027.
  • Marvin Hamlisch

    The Glove

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

    • MCA MCLD19027.
  • Scott Joplin

    The Entertainer - rag for piano

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

    • MCA MCLD19027.
  • John Williams

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

    Performer: Unknown Orchestra

    • MCA DMCL1878.
  • Burkhard Dallwitz

    Reunion

    Performer: Unknown Studio Orchestra

    • MILAN 74321608222.
  • Philip Glass

    Truman Sleeps

    Performer: Unknown Studio Orchestra

    • MILAN 74321608222.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

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

    Performer: Wilhelm KEMPFF - Piano

    • DG 4775907.
  • 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.
  • Leos Janáček

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

    Performer: Rudolf FIRKUSNY - Piano

    • DEUTSCHE GRAMMOPHON 4298572.
  • Ludovic Bource

    The Artist - music for the film - George Valentin

    Conductor: Ernst van TIEL Performer: Brussels Philharmonic Orchestra

    • SONY 88697978952.
  • Thomas Newman

    Any Other Name

    Performer: THOMAS NEWMAN - Main Artist

    • Dreamworks 4-502102.
  • Thomas Newman

    Compass and Guns

    Performer: THOMAS NEWMAN - Main Artist

    • EPIC EK-66621.
  • Alexandre Desplat

    Theme - The King's Speech

    Performer: ORIGINAL MOTION PICTURE SOUNDTRACK - Main Artist

    • Decca 476-4198.
  • 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.
  • Franz Liszt

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

    Performer: Alfred BRENDEL - Piano

    • VANGUARD 08402471.
  • 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.
  • Michael Nyman

    The Piano - music for the film - The Promise

    Performer: Michael NYMAN - Piano Performer: Munich Philharmonic Orchestra

    • VENTURE CDVE919.
  • Richard Addinsell

    Warsaw concerto for piano and orchestra

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

    • CHANDOS CHAN10046.
  • Alexandre Desplat

    Marilyn's Theme

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

    • SONY CLASSICAL 88697983672.
  • Alexandre Desplat

    Remembering Marilyn

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

    • SONY CLASSICAL 88697983672.
  • Frédéric Chopin

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

    Performer: Janusz OLEJNICZAK - Piano

    • SONY CLASSICAL SK87739.
  • Ennio Morricone

    Theme from Cinema Paradiso

  • Francis Lai

    Theme from Love Story

  • Sergey Rachmaninov

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

  • Scott Joplin & Marvin Hamlisch

    The Glove - rag for piano

  • Scott Joplin & Marvin Hamlisch

    The Entertainer - rag for piano

  • John Williams

    The Truman Show - music for the film - Truman Sleeps

  • Burkhard Dallwitz

    Reunion

  • Philip Glass

    The Truman Show - music for the film - Truman Sleeps

  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

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

  • Ludwig van Beethoven

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

  • Leos Janáček

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

  • Leos Janáček

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

  • Ludovic Bource

    The Artist - music for the film - George Valentin

  • Thomas Newman

    Any Other Name

  • Thomas Newman

    Compass and Guns

  • Alexandre Desplat

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

  • George Gershwin

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

  • Franz Liszt

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

  • Franz Liszt & David Hirshfelder

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

  • Michael Nyman

    The Piano - music for the film - The Promise

  • Richard Addinsell

    Warsaw concerto for piano and orchestra

  • Alexandre Desplat & Conrad Pope

    Marilyn's Theme

  • Alexandre Desplat & Conrad Pope

    Remembering Marilyn

  • Frédéric Chopin

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

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