Movies and Musicals

Movies and Musicals

Saturday, 1 - 4pm

Movies and Musicals Saturday 10 May 2014

Movies and Musicals

Aedin features music by composer John Barry and hit songs too from Fred Astaire who was born on this day in 1899.

Movie News Sat 10th May

Movie News Sat 10th May

Point Break remake, a feud for 'Grace of Monaco', casting news for latest Woody Allen film and Spike Lee film to be made into a TV series...

Saturday May 19th

Classic movie music this afternoon from two Hitchcock films starring James Stewart; Vertigo and Rear Window. Aedín also remembers American writer and filmmaker Nora Ephron, the woman  behind such hit films as Sleepless in Seattle, When Harry Met Sally and Julie and Julia. Favourite songs too from 42nd St, Oklahoma, Gosford Park and Chicago. 

Saturday May 26th

What do the films Mamma Mia, Wall- E and The Reader all have in common? They were all released 10 years ago, and Aedín remembers all three this afternoon. Plus three scores by Alex North, from Cleopatra, The Misfits and A Streetcar Named Desire. And our singers include Lin-Manuel Miranda, Marilyn Monroe, Barbara Streisand, Chris Pine and Gene Kelly.

Listen Again - Interview Archive

You can listen again here to Aedín's interviews with Mark Hamill (pictured), 'Coco' director Lee Unkrich and producer Darla K. Anderson, 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. 

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Music Played on the Show


Title: There's Gotta Be Something Better Than This

Composer: Coleman, Cy.

Performer(s): Chita Rivera (Vocals), Paula Kelly & Shirley Maclaine (Vocals), Studio Orchestra

Album: Sweet Charity - OST / Decca / B0000864-02

Duration: 4:43


Title: The Ipcress File - A Man Alone

Composer: Barry, John

Performer(s): John Barry & His Orchestra

Album: The Ipcress File / Silva Screen Records/Carlton / FILMCD 605

Duration: 3:15


Title: Main Theme From Zulu

Composer: Barry, John

Performer(s): The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: The Very Best of John Barry (Recordno: 88697 07222 2) / Sony BMG / 88697 07222 2

Duration: 2:48


Title: Diamonds Are Forever

Performer(s): Shirley Bassey

Album: Best of Bond...James Bond (50th Anniversary Collection)

Duration: 2:53


Title: I Remember It Well

Composer: Lerner, Alan Jay/Loewe, Frederick

Performer(s): Maurice Chevalier (Vocals), Hermione Gingold (Vocals), Studio Orchestra

Album: Gigi OST / CBS / AK45395

Duration: 2:24


Title: Deborah's Theme -- Not Available

Composer: Morricone, Ennio

Performer(s): Ennio Morricone & His Orchestra

Album: Once Upon A Time In America OST / RYKO/Restless / 73767

Duration: 4:22


Title: Chi Il Bel Sogno Di Doretta -- Not Available

Composer: Puccini, Giacomo

Performer(s): Kiri Te Kanawa, Studio Orchestra

Album: A Room with a View - OST / EMI / 5099921697821

Duration: 3:22


Title: The Storm -- Not Available

Composer: Robbins, Richard

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: A Room with a View OST / EMI / 5099921697821

Duration: 2:38


Title: Now Voyager

Composer: Steiner, Max

Performer(s): Steiner, Max

Album: Classic Film Scores For Bette Davis (recordno: 0183-20rg) / Rca Victor / 0183-20RG

Duration: 2:33


Title: Albert Nobbs Opening Titles

Composer: Byrne, Brian

Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available

Album: Albert Nobbs OST ~~ Not Available

Duration: 5:16


Title: Doll On A Music Box / Truly Scrumptious

Composer: Sherman, Richard M. / Sherman, Robert B.

Performer(s): Sally Anne Howes / Dick Van Dyke, Studio Orchestra

Album: Chitty Chitty Bang Bang - OST / RYKO / RCD10702

Duration: 2:24


Title: Suite From Dial M For Murder

Composer: Tiomkin, Dmitri

Performer(s): City Of Prague Philharmonic

Album: The Essential Alfred Hitchcock / Silva Screen / 320

Duration: 7:14


Title: Any Other Name

Composer: Newman

Performer(s): Thomas Newman

Album: Café del Mar, Vol. 8 / Dreamworks / 4502102

Duration: 4:02


Title: Dead Already - American Beauty

Composer: Newman, Thomas

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: American Beauty OST / Dreamworks / 4502102

Duration: 3:17


Title: That'll Do

Composer: Newman, Randy

Performer(s): Peter Gabriel (Vocals), Paddy Maloney, Black Dyke Mills Band

Album: Babe - Pig in the City OST / Geffen / 25310

Duration: 3:51


Title: Bess, You Is My Woman

Composer: Gershwin, George\Gershwin, Ira\DuBose, Hayward

Performer(s): William Warfield, Leontyne Price, Rca Victor Orchestra And Chorus

Album: Gershwin: Porgy and Bess (Highlights) ~~ A169004 / RCA Victor / 85234

Duration: 5:07


Title: Singin' In The Rain (Main Title)

Composer: Freed, Arthur/Brown, Nacio Herb

Performer(s): Gene Kelly (Vocals), Debbie Reynolds & Donald O'Connor (Vocals), M.G.M. Studio Orchestra

Album: Singin' In The Rain / Premier Soundtracks / 7243 8 52226 2 7

Duration: 1:43


Title: You Were Meant For Me -- Singin' In The Rain

Composer: Brown / Freed

Performer(s): Gene Kelly (Vocal)

Album: Singin' in the Rain & Easter Parade ~~ C205405 / EMI / CDP7933002

Duration: 3:13


Title: Seven Years In Tibet

Composer: Williams, John

Performer(s): Yo-Yo Ma (Cello), Boston Pops Orchestra

Album: John Williams Greatest Hits 1969 - 1999 (Recordno: S2K51333) ~~ F198405 / Sony Classical / S2K51333

Duration: 7:11


Title: The Artist - George Valentin

Composer: Bource, Ludovic

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

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

Duration: 5:35


Title: Isn't It A Lovely Day

Composer: Berlin, Irving

Performer(s): Fred Astaire, Studio Orchestra

Album: The Very Best of Fred Astaire & Ginger Rogers (Nostalgic Memories, Vol. 22) / Classic Soundtracks / Snapper Music / SFILMCD006

Duration: 4:07


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: I Wanna Be A Dancin' Man

Composer: Warren, Harry/Mercer, Johnny

Performer(s): Fred Astaire (Vocals), Mgm Studio Orchestra

Album: Those Magnificent MGM Musicals (Recordno: CDP7936072) / EMI / CDP7936072

Duration: 3:08


Title: Last Of The Mohicans - Main Theme

Composer: Trevor Jones

Performer(s): City Of Prague Philharmonic Or

Album: Wild West - Essential Western Film Music Collection / Silva Screen / SSD1099

Duration: 3:09


Title: Brush Up Your Shakespeare

Composer: Porter, Cole

Performer(s): Keenan Wynn (Tenor), Mgm Studio Orchestra, James Whitmore (Tenor)

Album: Kiss Me, Kate OST (Recordno: Cdcbs70278) / CBS / Cdcbs70278

Duration: 2:46


Title: C'Est Le Vent Betty

Composer: Yared, Gabriel

Performer(s): (Lyric) Not Available

Album: Betty Blue OST / Virgin / CDV 2396

Duration: 4:16


Title: The Page Turner- Theme 1

Composer: Lemonnier, Jérome

Performer(s): Jérome Lemonnier, Studio Orchestra

Album: The Page Turner / Colosseum / 03387

Duration: 5:15


Title: The Page Turner- Theme 2

Composer: Lemonnier, Jérome

Performer(s): Jérome Lemonnier, Studio Orchestra

Album: The Page Turner / Colosseum / 03387

Duration: 1:48


Title: There's A Fine, Fine Line

Composer: Lopez, Richard/Marx, Jeff

Performer(s): Stephanie D'Abruzzo (Vocals)

Album: Avenue Q - Original Broadway Cast Recording / RCA Victor / 82876870892

Duration: 2:39


Title: Santa Fe

Composer: Menken, Alan /Feldman, Jack

Performer(s): Jeremy Jordan, Studio Orchestra

Album: Newsies (Original Broadway Cast Recording) / Disney / i-tunes

Duration: 3:14



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Presenter: Aedín Gormley

Producer: Eoin O'Kelly

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