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Matthew Sweet with music for films that explore ideas of heredity and genetics, marking the release of the Irish-British thriller I Am Not a Serial Killer.

Matthew Sweet with music for films that explore ideas of heredity and genetics in the week of the launch of the Irish-British thriller "I Am Not A Serial Killer".

In Billy O'Brien's new film, based on Dan Wells's novel, a fifteen year boy, a diagnosed social-path, lives in fear that he is fated to become a serial-killer. The music for the film is by Adrian Johnston who has given us scores for "Becoming Jane" and the 2008 big screen version of "Brideshead Revisited" as well as music for some of Stephen Poliakoff's film dramas.

The programme also includes music from "The Elephant Man"; "The Island of Dr Moreau"; "Splice"; "Jurassic Park"; "Never Let Me Go"; "The Boys From Brazil"; "Gattaca" and "Creation". The Classic Score of the Week is Ernest Gold's music for "Inherit The Wind.

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Sat 10 Dec 2016 15:00

Music Played

  • Peter Howell

    Mind Games

  • Georges Delerue

    Life Story - The Race For The Double Helix (1987) - Le Grand Choral

    Conductor: Georges Delerue. Orchestra: Studio Orchestra.
  • John Morris

    The Elephant Man (1980) - Main Titles/ The Belgian Circus Episode

    Conductor: John Morris. Orchestra: National Philharmonic Orchestra.
  • Laurence Rosenthal

    The Island Of Dr Moreau (1977) - Main Titles

    Orchestra: Studio Orchestra.
  • Gary Chang

    The Island Of Dr Moreau(1996) - Dr Moreau

    Orchestra: Studio Orchestra. Conductor: Gary Chang.
  • Cyrille Aufort

    Splice - Fred Meets Ginger

    Orchestra: Studio Orchestra.
  • Cyrille Aufort

    Splice (2009) - Main Title

    Orchestra: Studio Orchestra.
  • John Williams

    End Credits

  • Rachel Portman

    Never Let Me Go (2010) - We All Complete

    Performer: Marcia Crayford. Performer: Paul Watkins. Performer: Helen Crayford. Orchestra: Studio Orchestra. Conductor: David Snell.
  • Jerry Goldsmith

    The Boys From Brazil (1978) - Dogs And Finale

    Orchestra: National Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Jerry Goldsmith.
  • Michael Nyman

    Gattaca (1997) - Becoming Jerome/God's Hands

    Conductor: Michael Nyman. Orchestra: Studio Orchestra.
  • Christopher Young

    Creation (1997) - Humility And Love

    Orchestra: Studio Orchestra. Conductor: Allan Wilson.
  • Ernest Gold

    Inherit the Wind (1960) - Opening Titles, Gimme Dat Ole Time Religion

    Composer: (Trad). Performer: Leslie Uggams.
  • Ernest Gold

    Inherit the Wind (1960) - Main Title

    Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Ernest Gold.
  • Adrian Johnston

    Gideon's Daughter (2006) - Gideon's Youth

    Orchestra: Studio Orchestra.
  • Steve Jablonsky

    The Island (2005) - Sector 6

    Orchestra: Studio Orchestra.
  • Adrian Johnston

    I Am Not A Serial Killer (2016) - Organ Cue


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