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Matthew Sweet presents the first of two programmes of music from classic and modern Westerns, including scores by Dimitri Tiomkin, Elmer Bernstein and Ennio Morricone. Classic score of the week is Tiomkin's "High Noon".

1 hour

Last on

Sat 11 Apr 2015 16:00

Music Played

  • Jerome Moross

    Big Country - Main Theme & End Titles

    Orchestra: Studio Orchestra.
    • EMI.
  • Alfred Newman

    How the west was won

    Orchestra: Ed Starink.
    • EMI.
  • Trevor Jones

    Last of the Mohicans

    Orchestra: Studio Orchestra.
    • Polydor.
  • Dimitri Tiomkin

    The Unforgiven - Suite

    Conductor: Paul Bateman. Orchestra: City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • Silva Screen.
  • Dimitri Tiomkin

    Alamo - Overture and Prologue

    Conductor: Lawrence Foster. Orchestra: Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra.
  • Dimitri Tiomkin

    High Noon Suite

    Conductor: Lawrence Foster. Orchestra: Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra.
    • RCA Victor.
  • Joel McNeely

    A million ways to die

    Singer: Alan Jackson.
    • Back Lot Music.
  • Jonny Greenwood

    There Will Be Blood

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Robert Ziegler. Ensemble: Emperor Quartet.
    • Nonesuch.
  • Burt Bacharach

    Butch Cassidy & The Sundance Kid - South American Getaway

    Orchestra: Studio Orchestra.
    • Spectrum Classics.
  • Burt Bacharach

    Raindrops keep falling on my head

    Orchestra: Ed Starink.
    • Spectrum Classics.

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