Movies and Musicals

Movies and Musicals

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Movies and Musicals Saturday 26 April 2014

Movies and Musicals

Classics from the stage and screen for your Saturday afternoon including hit numbers from Mary Poppins, On the Town and the Mountains Brokeback and Cold.

Movie News Sat 26th April

Movie News Sat 26th April

It's a small world for Disney, Marilyn on the big screen, a new thriller for the director or Total Recall and the latest news from Cannes with Garret Daly

Saturday 22nd July

This afternoon we broadcast a great concert presented by the RTÉ Concert Orchestra recorded at The NCH Dublin last month - Elmer Bernstein: 50 Years of Film Music. Legendary film composer Elmer Bernstein received the ultimate musical tribute on the 95th anniversary of his birth.

The composer of some of the movies’ most memorable themes – including The Magnificent Seven , The Great Escape and To Kill a Mockingbird . The RTÉ Concert Orchestra conducted by the composer’s son, Peter. The concert featured a number of scores recorded in Dublin and a guest appearance by the legendary film director John Landis, who worked with Elmer Bernstein on several films including Animal House and Spies Like Us.


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: Superman Main Title

Composer: Williams

Performer(s): John Williams

Album: Superman Soundtrack / Warner Bros / 62572

Duration: 4:22


Title: I'M In Love With A Wonderful Guy

Complete Work Name: South Pacific

Composer: Rodgers, Richard/Hammerstein II, Oscar

Performer(s): Mitzi Gaynor (Vocals), Studio Orchestra

Album: South Pacific - OST / RCA / 07863679772

Duration: 3:23


Title: The Shape Of Things To Come

Composer: McCreary, Bear

Performer(s): Bear Mccreary

Album: Original Soundtrack - Battlestar Galactica: Season One / La La Land Records / LLLCD 1032

Duration: 2:49


Title: Hope And Memory From The Return Of The King

Complete Work Name: Lord Of The Rings - The Return Of The King

Composer: Shore, Howard

Performer(s): City Of Prague Philharmonic

Album: Lord of the Rings Trilogy / Silva Screen / 372

Duration: 2:38


Title: The Dirty Harry Blues

Composer: Daniels, Jeff

Performer(s): Jeff Daniels (Vocals And Guitar)

Album: Jeff Daniels live and Unplugged- to benifit The Purple Rose Theatre / Shevyshookashi music / no number

Duration: 5:24


Title: The Good The Bad And The Ugly

Composer: Morricone

Performer(s): Ennio Morricone

Album: Cinema 100 (recordno: 378432) / Emi / 378432

Duration: 2:36


Title: You've Got A Friend In Me

Composer: Newman

Performer(s): Lyle Lovett/ Randy Newman

Album: Disneys Greatest Hits (recordno: Vtdcd760) / Emi / VTDCD760

Duration: 2:36


Title: Main Theme - On Her Majesty's Secret Service

Complete Work Name: On Her Majesty's Secret Service

Composer: Barry, John

Performer(s): John Barry & His Orchestra

Album: On Her Majesty's Secret Service Original Motion Picture Soundtrack / Capitol / 72435 41418 2 8

Duration: 2:35


Title: Ascot Gavotte

Complete Work Name: My Fair Lady

Composer: Lerner/Loewe

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra, Studio Chorus

Album: My Fair Lady OST (Recordno: ITunes) / ITunes / ITunes

Duration: 3:06


Title: I'Ve Grown Accustomed To Her Face

Composer: Lerner, Alan Jay/Loewe, Frederick

Performer(s): Jeremy Irons, London Symphony Orchestra

Album: My Fair Lady - 1987 Recording / Decca / 421200-2

Duration: 5:44


Title: The Artist - Peppy And George

Composer: Bource, Ludovic

Performer(s): The Brussels Philharmonic, The Orchestra Of Flanders

Album: The Artist - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (Recordno: 88697978952) / Sony / 88697978952

Duration: 2:05


Title: True Grit 2010- The Grave

Composer: Burwell, Carter

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: True Grit OST- 2010 / Nonesuch / PRO 400142

Duration: 0:59


Title: True Grit 2010-The Snake Pit

Composer: Burwell, Carter

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: True Grit OST- 2010 / Nonesuch / PRO 400142

Duration: 3:18


Title: End Titles From The Shawshank Redemption

Composer: Newman, Thomas

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: The Shawshank Redemption OST / Sony / 66621

Duration: 4:03


Title: Complainte De La Butte

Complete Work Name: Complainte De La Butte

Composer: Van Parys

Performer(s): Rufus Wainwright (Vocal), London Orchestra

Album: Moulin Rouge / Dreamworks Records / 490507-2

Duration: 3:07


Title: Somewhere -- West Side Story

Complete Work Name: West Side Story

Composer: Bernstein, Leonard

Performer(s): Audra Mcdonald (Soprano), Studio Orchestra

Album: Leonard Bernstein's New York (Recordno: 7559-79580-2) / Nonesuch / 7559-79580-2

Duration: 2:31


Title: A City Symphony

Composer: Marianelli, Dario

Performer(s): Ben Hong (Cello), Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: The Soloist- OST / Universal / B001229802

Duration: 3:33


Title: Jolly Holiday (From Mary Poppins)

Composer: Rm Sherman/rb Sherman

Performer(s): Dick Van Dyke/Julie Andrews

Album: The Disney Collection Volume 3 / Pickwick / DSTCD454

Duration: 5:20


Title: Star Wars - Main Theme -- Not Available

Composer: Williams, John

Performer(s): The Boston Pops Orchestra

Album: John Williams and The Boston Pops Orchestra - Encore! - Disk 1 / Philips / 475 6176

Duration: 5:38


Title: Consider Yourself

Composer: Bart

Performer(s): Jack Wild And Mark Lester

Album: Oliver (recordno: Nd90311) / Rca / ND90311

Duration: 5:45


Title: Cold Mountain- Anthem

Composer: Yared, Gabriel

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: Cold Mountain- OST / DMZ/Columbia / 5151192

Duration: 3:17


Title: Theme From Brokeback Mountain

Composer: Santaolalla, Gustavo

Performer(s): Gustavo Santaolalla (Guitar)

Album: Brokeback Mountain OST / Verve / 0602498865859

Duration: 2:27


Title: Sunrise Sunset

Composer: Jerry Bock/Sheldon Harnick

Performer(s): Topol/ Norma Crane, Studio Orchestra

Album: Fiddler on the Roof-OST / EMI / E2077774609128

Duration: 3:51


Title: Beauty And The Beast

Complete Work Name: Beauty And The Beast

Composer: Menken, Alan / Ashman, Howard

Performer(s): Angela Lansbury, Studio Orchestra

Album: Beauty and the Beast (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) / Disney / WSMCD229

Duration: 2:43


Title: Cool Hand Luke- Symphonic Sketches

Composer: Lalo Schifrin

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: Cool Hand Luke OST / Aleph Records / 022

Duration: 6:56


Title: Clair De Lune -- Not Available

Composer: Debussy, Claude

Performer(s): Ralph Grierson (Piano), Studio Orchestra

Album: Frankie and Johnny / Curb Records / 4694852

Duration: 5:42


Title: New York New York

Composer: Bernstein, Leonard, Comden, Betty, Green, Adolph

Performer(s): Frank Sinatra / Gene Kelly/ Jules Munshin, Studio Orchestra

Album: On the Town OST / Blue Moon / BMCD 7007

Duration: 3:27


Title: Theme From 'Once Upon A Time In The West'

Complete Work Name: 'C'Era Una Volta Il West'

Composer: Morricone, Ennio

Performer(s): Edda Dell'orso (Vocal), Ennio Morricone And His Orchestra

Album: The Genius of Ennio Morricone / Readers Digest / RDCD6771-3

Duration: 3:09


Title: Al Otro Lado Del Rio

Composer: Drexler

Performer(s): Jorge Drexler

Album: Al Otro Lado del Rio - Single / Edge Music / 002894775019

Duration: 3:12


Title: A Place In The Sun

Composer: Waxman, Franz

Performer(s): National Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Sunset Boulevard - Classic Film Scores of Franz Waxman / RCA / 87017

Duration: 8:31


Title: For Good

Composer: Schwartz, Stephen

Performer(s): Kristin Chenoweth (Vocals), Idina Menzel (Vocals)

Album: Wicked - Original Broadway Cast Recording ~~ PDIM / Decca Records / 1704743

Duration: 5:09


Title: Raiders March From Raiders Of The Lost Ark

Complete Work Name: Raiders Of The Lost Ark Film Ost

Composer: Williams, John

Performer(s): Boston Pops Orchestra

Album: John Williams Greatest Hits 1969 - 1999 (Recordno: S2k 51333) ~~ F198313 / Sony Classical / S2k 51333

Duration: 5:13



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Presenter: Aedín Gormley

Producer: Eoin O'Kelly

Production Co-ordinator: Linda McGlynn


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