Movies and Musicals

Movies and Musicals

Saturday, 1 - 4pm

Movies and Musicals Saturday 18 March 2017

Movies and Musicals

Escape to the Movies with Aedín Gormley. Classics from stage and screen for your Saturday afternoon.

Movie News Sat 18th March 2017

Movie News Sat 18th March 2017

The Dingle Film Festival, a new project for Ridley Scott, casting news for Benedict Cumberbatch and what is next for La La Land director Damien Chazelle? Plus, all the new releases with Garret Daly

Saturday 25th March 

Aedín marks the Birthday’s of two greats this afternoon, actress Glenn Close who turns 70 this week and one of the  greatest living composers and lyricists, Stephen Sondheim who celebrates his 87th Birthday. So expect a sprinkling of Sondheim songs from Follies to Sweeney Todd to Into the Woods as well as Glenn Close in Fatal Attraction, Sunset Boulevard and Albert Nobbs


Aedín Gormley talks to Lin-Manuel Miranda, the American actor, composer, rapper, and writer, best known for creating and starring in the Broadway musicals Hamilton. He had just co-written the songs for the new Disney feature ‘Moana’.

Listen back to the interview HERE

Aedín conducted a public interview with Dame Julie Andrews at the Bord Gais Energy Theatre as part of the Jameson Dublin International Film Festival (March 2015) 

Photo credit: Frances Marshall 

Aedín conducted a public interview with Angela Lansbury as part of the Audi Dublin International Film Festival at the Bord Gais Energy Theatre (Feb 21st 2016) 

Photo credit Simon Lazewski Foto Farm

Listen to the interview here

Music Played on the Show


Title: Theme From Far And Away

Composer: Williams, John

Performer(s): Itzhak Perlman (Violin), Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

Album: Cinema Serenade / Sony Classical / Sk63005

Duration: 5:37


Title: Dancing At Lughnasa

Composer: Whelan, Bill

Performer(s): Nollaig Casey (Fiddle); Maírtín O'Connor (Accordian), Davy Spillane (Pipes); Martin Murray (Banjo); Seán D. Halpenny (Bodhran)

Album: Dancing at Lughnasa - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack / Sony Classical / SK 60585

Duration: 3:37


Title: Michael Collins Excerpt: Collins' Proposal & An Anthem Deferred

Composer: Goldenthal, Elliot

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: Michael Collins O.s.t. / Atlantic Recording Company / 7567-82960-2

Duration: 3:08


Title: Falling Slowly

Composer: Hansard/irglova

Performer(s): Glen Hansard/ Marketa Irglova

Album: Once / Columbia / 88697105862

Duration: 4:00


Title: Frankie's Song

Composer: Trad

Performer(s): Iarla O Lionaird (Vocal)

Album: Brooklyn (OST) / i-tunes

Duration: 1:59


Title: Opening Titles

Composer: Brook, Michael

Performer(s): Studio Ensemble

Album: Brooklyn (OST) / i-tunes

Duration: 2:02


Title: Letter From Home

Composer: Brook, Michael

Performer(s): Studio Ensemble

Album: Brooklyn (OST) / i-tunes

Duration: 1:37


Title: He's Gone From Me

Composer: Stewart, Graeme

Performer(s): Graeme Stewart & The Ulster Orchestra

Album: A Nightingale Falling - Original Motion Picture Score / Mixed Bag Media Music / 799439660441

Duration: 5:48


Title: Try A Little Tenderness

Composer: Harry Woods/Jimmy Campbell/Reg Connelly

Performer(s): Andrew Strong- Vocals, Commitments Band

Album: The Commitments- OST / MCA / MCAD 10286

Duration: 4:33


Title: Theme From Angela's Ashes

Composer: Williams, John

Performer(s): Randy Kerber (Piano); Jane Ellis (Oboe), John Williams & His Orchestra

Album: Angela's Ashes - Music From The Motion Picture / Decca Records / 466 761 2

Duration: 6:17


Title: The Quiet Man - Main Title

Composer: Young, Victor

Performer(s): Dublin Screen Orchestra

Album: The Quiet Man -OST / Scannán Film Classics / SFC 1501

Duration: 2:02


Title: Albert Nobbs Opening Titles

Composer: Byrne, Brian

Performer(s): Rte Concert Orchestra

Album: Albert Nobbs OST

Duration: 5:16


Title: Vide Cor Meum From Hannibal

Composer: Cassidy, Patrick

Performer(s): Danielle De Niese, Bruno Lazzaretti, Danielle De Niese, Bruno Lazzaretti, Lyndhurst Orchestra, Libera (Boys Choir)

Album: The Ultimate Movie Album / Decca / 585712-2

Duration: 3:57


Title: Say Your Prayers

Composer: Cassidy, Patrick

Performer(s): Iarla Ó Lionaird, Rte Concert Orchestra

Album: Calvary - OST / Reprisal Films

Duration: 3:41


Title: Danny Boy

Composer: Weatherly, F. E.

Performer(s): Judy Garland, Mgm Studio Orchestra

Album: Judy Garland - Gems from MGM Films / Turner Classics / EMI / 724385453328

Duration: 2:38


Title: Opening

Composer: Rennicks, Stephen

Performer(s): Studio Band

Album: Viva (OST) / Lakeshore

Duration: 1:16


Title: Ice-Cream

Composer: Rennicks, Stephen

Performer(s): Studio Band

Album: Viva (OST) / Lakeshore

Duration: 0:47


Title: Don't Rain On My Parade

Composer: Styne, Jule / Merrill, Bob

Performer(s): Barbra Streisand (Vocals)

Album: Funny Girl - Original Broadway Cast / Capitol Records / CDP 7 46634 2

Duration: 2:44


Title: A Parade In Town

Composer: Sondheim, Stephen

Performer(s): Chorus, Studio Orchestra

Album: Anyone Can Whistle (Orig Broadway Cast) / CK 2480

Duration: 3:11


Title: Before The Parade Passes By

Composer: Jerry Herman

Performer(s): Barbra Streisand

Album: Hello, Dolly! / Philips / 8103682

Duration: 4:49


Title: Goose And The Abbot

Composer: Bruno Coulais

Performer(s): Bruno Coulais

Album: Secret Of Kells Soundtrack / Kila Records / KRCD013

Duration: 2:36


Title: Song Of The Sea

Composer: Coulais/ O Snodaigh

Performer(s): Bruno Coulais, Kila

Album: Promo Copy / Mercury/ Universal / ISRC

Duration: 2:42


Title: Up (Includes Dialogue)

Performer(s): Sing Street

Album: Sing Street Original Motion Picture Soundtrack / Decca

Duration: 2:38


Title: New End

Composer: Rennicks, Stephen

Performer(s): Rte Concert Orchestra

Album: Room (OST) / Lakeshore

Duration: 3:23


Title: Adam And Paul Opening Titles

Composer: Rennicks, Stephen

Performer(s): Stephen Rennicks

Album: Adam and Paul OST / Adam and Paul OST

Duration: 1:21


Title: Romance

Composer: Rennicks, Stephen

Performer(s): Stephen Rennicks

Album: What Richard Did OST / What Richard Did OST

Duration: 2:49


Title: Rose Wakes Up In St Mal's

Composer: Byrne, Brian

Performer(s): The Bulgarian Symphony Orchestra

Album: The Secret Scripture (OST)

Duration: 6:59


Title: Sarabande

Composer: Handel, George Frideric

Performer(s): National Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Barry Lyndon OST / Warner Bros / 7599-25984-2

Duration: 2:37


Title: Women Of Ireland

Composer: O Riada

Performer(s): The Chieftains

Album: Barry Lyndon - Soundtrack / Warner Bros Records / 9259842

Duration: 4:06



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Presenter: Aedín Gormley

Producer: Eoin O'Kelly

Production Co-ordinator: Linda McGlynn


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