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In Tune's specially curated playlist: an eclectic mix of music celebrating trains, cars and all things that go.

In Tune’s specially curated playlist: an eclectic mix of music celebrating trains, cars and all things that go. Includes Richard Rodney Bennett's lilting 'Travel Notes' for wind quartet, Henry Mancini's Pie in The Face Polka from the 1965 film The Great Race, John Williams' Scherzo for Motorcyle and Orchestra and evocations of trains by Max Steiner, Benjamin Britten and Steve Reich.

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Music Played

  • Richard Rodney Bennett

    Travel Notes 1 In an air balloon

    Performer: East Winds Ensemble.
    • Richard Rodney Bennett - Chamber Music for Clarinet.
    • Clarinet Classics.
    • 14.
  • John Adams

    Short Ride in a Fast Machine

    Orchestra: City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Sir Simon Rattle.
    • Simon Rattle on EMI Classics.
    • EMI Classics.
  • Richard Rodney Bennett

    Travel Notes 2 In a helicopter

    Performer: East Winds Ensemble.
    • Richard Rodney Bennett - Chamber Music for Clarinet.
    • Clarinet Classics.
    • 15.
  • Max Steiner

    King Kong (1933): Elevated Train Sequence

    Orchestra: Moscow Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: William T. Stromberg.
    • King Kong: The Complete 1933 Film Score.
    • Marco Polo.
    • 20.
  • György Ligeti

    Car Horn Prelude (Le grand macabre)

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Esa‐Pekka Salonen.
    • SONY.
  • Henry Mancini

    Pie in the Face Polka (The Great Race)

    Conductor: Richard Hayman. Orchestra: Studio Orchestra.
    • The music of Henry Mancini: Richard Hayman and his orchestra.
    • Naxos.
  • Richard Rodney Bennett

    Travel Notes 3 In a Bath Chair

    Performer: East Winds Ensemble.
    • Richard Rodney Bennett - Chamber Music for Clarinet.
    • Clarinet Classics.
    • 16.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Night mail

    Narrator: Simon Russell Beale. Ensemble: Birmingham Contemporary Music Group. Conductor: Martyn Brabbins.
    • NMC.
  • Steve Reich

    Different Trains (America, Before the War)

    Ensemble: Kronos Quartet.
    • NONESUCH.
  • Richard Rodney Bennett

    Travel Notes 4 Car Chase

    Performer: East Winds Ensemble.
    • Richard Rodney Bennett - Chamber Music for Clarinet.
    • Clarinet Classics.
    • 17.
  • John Williams

    Scherzo for Motorcycle and Orchestra

    Orchestra: Boston Pops Orchestra. Conductor: John Williams.
    • The Spielberg/Williams Collaboration.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 12.
  • Fleetwood Mac

    The Chain

    Performer: Fleetwood Mac.
    • Rumours (Remastered).
    • Warner Music Ltd.
    • 1.
  • Ivor Cutler

    Jam

    Performer: Ivor Cutler.
    • Kat's Karavan: The History Of John Peel On The Radio.
    • Universal.
    • 15.

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