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Wednesday - Sara Mohr-Pietsch: Sound of Cinema

Presented by Sara Mohr-Pietsch. With V in the A-Z of film music with Vaughan Williams and Villa-Lobos, and Andrew Hoellering talking about his film-producer father, George.

Continuing Breakfast's A-Z of film music with scores by Vaughan Williams, Villa-Lobos and Francois Lai's title track from the 1966 film Un homme et une femme. And Andrew Hoellering, son of film producer George Hoellering, tells Sara about his father's connections with Bela Bartok, Bertold Brecht and TS Eliot, and picks music by Laszlo Lajtha.

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2 hours, 30 minutes


Music Played

  • Richard Addinsell

    Under Capricorn - Suite

    Orchestra: City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Paul Bateman.
    • A History of Hitchcock: Dial M for Murder.
    • Silva Screen.
    • 5.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Suite no. 3 in C major BWV.1009 for cello solo: Gigue

    Performer: Steven Isserlis.
    • Bach: The Cello Suites.
    • Hyperion.
    • 18.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Scott of the Antarctic - music for the film: no.7; Final music

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Rumon Gamba.
    • The Film Music of Ralph Vaughan Williams.
    • Chandos.
    • 18.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Un Bal (Symphonie fantastique)

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Colin Davis.
    • Berlioz: Symphonie Fantastique: LSO/Sir Colin Davis.
    • LSO Live.
  • Aaron Copland

    Danzón cubano

    Orchestra: Baltimore Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: David Zinman.
    • Aaron Copland: The World of Aaron Copland.
    • Decca.
    • 18.
  • François Couperin

    Pieces de clavecin - ordre no. 4: Le Reveil-matin

    Performer: Angela Hewitt.
    • Couperin: Keyboard Music - 3.
    • Hyperion.
    • 25.
  • Robert Schumann

    Phantasiestucke Op.73 for clarinet and piano: no.3; Rasch und mit Feuer

    Performer: Craig Morris. Performer: Valentina Lisitsa.
    • Permit Me Voyage: Trumpet Transcriptions.
    • Naxos.
    • 7.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Humoresque in G major, Op.101 No.7

    Music Arranger: Paul Cassidy. Ensemble: Brodsky Quartet.
    • CHANDOS.
  • Heitor Villa‐Lobos

    Forest of the Amazon; Love Song

    Singer: Renée Fleming.
  • George Frideric Handel

    La Resurrezione: Part 1, sc.1, no.2; Disserratevi, oh porte d'averno [Angelo]

    Singer: Lucy Crowe. Orchestra: The English Concert. Director: Harry Bicket.
    • Il Caro Sassone: Handel in Italy.
    • Harmonia Mundi.
    • 14.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Air with variations, 'The Harmonious Blacksmith' (Suite No 5 in E major)

    Performer: Murray Perahia.
    • Handel/Scarlatti: Murray Perahia.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 4.
  • Gustav Holst

    St Paul's Suite, Op 29 No 2 (Finale)

    Orchestra: Scottish Ensemble. Conductor: Jonathan Rees.
    • Wilson: St Kentigern Suite: Scottish Ensemble, Jonathan Rees.
    • Virgin Classics.
  • Laszlo Lajtha

    Hortobagy, Op.21: Galopade dans la Puszta - Presto

    Orchestra: Penn Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Nicolás Pasquet.
    • Lajtha: Orchestral Works Vol.1.
    • Marco Polo.
    • 7.
  • Franz Liszt

    Valse impromptu S.213

    Performer: Leslie Howard.
    • Liszt Waltzes.
    • Hyperion.
    • 9.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Piano Sonata in F major, Op 10 No 2 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: John Lill.
    • Beethoven: The Piano Sonatas Vol. 3.
    • ASV.
    • 6.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Symphony no. 1 (Op.21) in C major, 3rd movement; Menuetto

    Conductor: Osmo Vänskä. Orchestra: Minnesota Orchestra.
    • Beethoven: The Symphonies: Minnesota Orchestra, Osmo Vanska.
    • BIS.
    • 3.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Symphony No 39 in E flat major, K 543 (3rd mvt)

    Orchestra: Scottish Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Charles Mackerras.
    • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Symphonies 38 - 41 Scottish Chamber Orchestra Sir Charle.
    • Linn.
    • 6.
  • Maurice Ravel

    Pavane pour une infante defunte arr. for orchestra [orig. piano]

    Conductor: Michel Plasson. Performer: Pierre del Vescovo. Orchestra: Orchestre du Capitole de Toulouse.
    • Ravel: Bolero, Pavane pour une infante defunte etc: Michel Plasson.
    • EMI.
    • 3.
  • Zbigniew Preisner

    Les Marionnettes (from La Double Vie de Veronique)

    Performer: Zbigniew Preisner.
  • Giacomo Puccini

    Che gelida manina (La bohème)

    Singer: Jonas Kaufmann. Orchestra: City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Marco Armiliato.
    • Jonas Kaufmann: Romantic Arias.
    • Decca.
    • 1.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    Semiramide (Overture)

    Orchestra: Filarmonica della Scala. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
    • Rossini: 10 Overtures - Chailly.
    • Decca.
    • 6.
  • Franz Schubert

    Octet (D.803) in F major, 3rd movement; Allegro vivace

    Ensemble: Fibonacci Sequence.
    • Deux-Elles.


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