Movies and Musicals

Movies and Musicals

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Movies and Musicals Saturday 19 April 2014

Movies and Musicals

Easter Parade will certainly be on the Movies and Musicals menu this afternoon featuring the songs of Irving Berlin sung by Judy Garland and Fred Astaire.

Movie News Sat 19th April

Movie News Sat 19th April

Flash Gordon! Sharon Stone! Frank! All the latest movie news with Garret Daly

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: Easter Parade - Main Title

Composer: Berlin, Irving

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: Easter Parade - OST / Turner / R271960

Duration: 1:20


Title: King Of Kings - Prelude

Composer: Rozsa, Miklos

Performer(s): The City Of Prague Philharmonic, Crouch End Festival Chorus

Album: The Epic Film Music of Miklos Rozsa / Silva Screen / 170

Duration: 2:53


Title: Ben Hur- Parade Of The Charioteers

Composer: Rozsa, Miklos

Performer(s): The City Of Prague Philharmonic, Crouch End Festival Chorus

Album: The Epic Film Music of Miklos Rozsa / Silva Screen / 170

Duration: 3:38


Title: Whistle While You Work

Performer(s): Adriana Caselotti

Album: Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)

Duration: 3:37


Title: Happy Working Song

Performer(s): Amy Adams

Album: Enchanted (Soundtrack from the Motion Picture)

Duration: 2:21


Title: Jean De Florette - Theme

Complete Work Name: Jean De Florette

Composer: Petit, Jean-Claude

Performer(s): Toots Thielemans (Harmonica), Orchestra Of Paris

Album: Classical Chill out 2 CD 2 / Circa Records / 724356208728

Duration: 2:32


Title: Maybe

Composer: Strouse/charnin

Performer(s): Aileen Quinn

Album: Annie - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack / Columbia / 4676082

Duration: 1:57


Title: Lawrence Of Arabia Overture

Composer: Maurice Jarre

Performer(s): Philharmonia Orchestra

Album: Lawrence Of Arabia / Silva Screen / FILMCD036

Duration: 4:18


Title: Jesus Of Nazareth - Suite

Composer: Jarre, Maurice

Performer(s): City Of Prague Philharmonic

Album: The Essential Maurice Jarre / Silva Screen / 324

Duration: 8:23


Title: A Couple Of Swells -- Easter Parade

Complete Work Name: Easter Parade

Composer: Berlin, Irving

Performer(s): Judy Garland (Vocal), Fred Astaire (Vocal)

Album: Singin' in the Rain/Easter Parade / EMI / Cdp7933002

Duration: 2:40


Title: King's Row

Complete Work Name: King's Row

Composer: Korngold, Erich Wolfgang

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: Erich Wolfgang Korngold - The Warner Bros. Years (Recordno: 7243 8 38118 2 3) / Turner Classic Movies Soundtracks / 7243 8 38118 2 3

Duration: 11:41


Title: The Bad Beginning

Composer: Newman

Performer(s): Thomas Newman

Album: Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) / Sony Classical / SK93576

Duration: 3:19


Title: Spartacus - Love Theme

Composer: North, Alex

Performer(s): The City Of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: 2001: Music from the Films of Stanley Kubrick / Silva Screens / SILCD 1176

Duration: 2:50


Title: Losing My Mind -- Follies

Complete Work Name: Follies

Composer: Sondheim, Stephen

Performer(s): Bernadette Peters (Vocals)

Album: Follies: New Broadway Recording (2011) (Recordno: PS-1105) / PS Classics / PS-1105

Duration: 4:34


Title: Prelude From The Ten Commandments

Composer: Bernstein, Elmer

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: The Ten Commandments OST / Trax Music / Modem Cd1010

Duration: 5:09


Title: El Cid - Overture

Composer: Rozsa, Miklos

Performer(s): The City Of Prague Philharmonic, Crouch End Festival Chorus

Album: The Epic Film Music of Miklos Rozsa / Silva Screen / 170

Duration: 3:32


Title: Now You Has Jazz

Composer: Porter, Cole

Performer(s): Bing Crosby & Louis Armstrong (Vocals), Studio Orchestra

Album: High Society OST (Recordno: 8140792) / Capitol / 8140792

Duration: 4:14


Title: Violin Concerto(2nd Movement) Andante

Complete Work Name: Violin Concerto Op14

Composer: Barber, Samuel

Performer(s): Hilary Hahn (Violin), Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra

Album: Barber & Meyer Viloin Concertos / Sony / Sk89029

Duration: 9:07


Title: Empire Of The Sun - Exsultate Justi

Composer: Williams, John

Performer(s): The City Of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra, Crouch End Festival Chorus

Album: Music From The Films Of Steven Spielberg - Disk 1 / Silva Screen / SILCD 1182

Duration: 5:01


Title: Come What May

Composer: Baerwald, David

Performer(s): Nicole Kidman And Ewan Mcgregor

Album: Music From Baz Luhrmann's Film Moulin Rouge / Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp / Interscope Records / 490 507-2

Duration: 4:44


Title: Road To Chicago

Complete Work Name: Road To Chicago From The Road To Perdition

Composer: Newman, Thomas

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: Road To Perdition Original Soundtrack (Recordno: 0171672) ~~ F257807 / Decca / 0171672

Duration: 3:06


Title: Waltz Of My Heart

Composer: Novello/Hassall

Performer(s): Christopher Northam (Piano)

Album: Gosford Park (OST) / Decca / 4703872

Duration: 1:59



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