Movies and Musicals

Movies and Musicals

Saturday, 1 - 4pm

Movies and Musicals Saturday 28 December 2013

Movies and Musicals

A concert of Hollywood film score with John Wilson and his orchestra recorded at the BBC Proms in August, a red-carpet event at the Royal Albert Hall.

Saturday March 24th - 'Creative Minds' Special Interview with Mark Hamill

In a radio exclusive on RTÉ lyric fm's Movies and Musicals, Mark Hamill discusses his life and career with Aedín Gormley. The interview was recorded as part of the 'Creative Minds' series at The American Ambassador's Residence as part of the St. Patrick's Festival. Mark Hamill, best known for playing the role of Luke Skywalker in the Star Wars saga, most recently in STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI. He discusses his extensive career including the role of Luke Skywalker, working closely with Carrie Fisher and Harrison Ford and learning to pull the perfect pint during his time in Ireland. 

Saturday March 31st

Fittingly, for the weekend that's in it, Aedín marks the 70th anniversary of the hit 1948 Irving Berlin Musical 'Easter Parade' starring Judy Garland and Fred Astaire with a selection of great songs including Couple of Swells,  Steppin’ Out with my Baby and the memorable title song. Music too from the 2017 film All the Money in the World by Daniel Pemberton and songs from Matilda, Into the Woods and Snow White 

Listen Again - Interview Archive

You can listen again here to Aedín's interviews with 'Coco' director Lee Unkrich and producer Darla K. Anderson (pictured), composer Michael Giacchino, Dame Julie Andrews, Dame Angela Lansbery and composer, writer and actor Lin-Manuel Miranda, responsible for the Broadway smash-hit musical Hamilton and the songs of Moana. 

Click here to visit the archive

Music Played on the Show


Title: Mgm Jubilee Overture

Performer(s): Brown / Freed, Martin / Blane, Porter, Cole / Warren / Mercer

Duration: 8:00


Title: The Trolley Song

Performer(s): Blane, Ralph/Martin, Hugh

Duration: 4:06


Title: An American In Paris - Main Title

Performer(s): Gershwin, George

Duration: 3:11


Title: I Got Rhythm

Performer(s): Gershwin, George/Gershwin, Ira

Duration: 8:01


Title: Singin' In The Rain

Performer(s): Brown, Nacio Herb/Freed, Arthur

Duration: 4:13


Title: Well, Did You Evah?

Performer(s): Porter, Cole

Duration: 3:50


Title: Barn Dance

Performer(s): De Paul/Mercer

Duration: 6:00


Title: Oh, What A Beautiful Mornin'

Performer(s): Rodgers & Hammerstein

Album: Oklahoma! (Original Movie Soundtrack) [Remastered]

Duration: 2:51


Title: Overture - The King And I

Performer(s): Rodgers / Hammerstein

Duration: 7:12


Title: Main Title And Preludium - The Sound Of Music

Performer(s): Rodgers / Hammerstein

Duration: 4:13


Title: Climb Every Mountain

Performer(s): Rodgers & Hammerstein

Album: Kings of Broadway - Rodgers & Hammerstein

Duration: 2:58


Title: If I Loved You

Performer(s): Rodgers, Richard/Hammerstein Ii, Oscar

Duration: 5:59


Title: Sabre Dance

Performer(s): Khachaturian, Aram

Duration: 2:55



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Presenter: Aedín Gormley

Producer: Eoin O'Kelly

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn


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