Movies and Musicals

Movies and Musicals

Saturday, 1 - 4pm

Movies and Musicals Saturday 31 May 2014

Movies and Musicals

Classics from the stage and screen for your Saturday afternoon with guest presenter Evelyn Grant.

 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: The Odd Couple

Composer: Hefti, Neal

Performer(s): Neal Hefti & His Orchestra

Album: Television's Greatest Hits / Cinerama / 0022712CIN

Duration: 1:16


Title: Happy Holiday -- Not Available

Composer: Friday/Seezer

Performer(s): The Friday Seezer Ensemble

Album: In America (Recordno: 7567837062) ~~ F288609 / Atlantic / 7567837062

Duration: 2:04


Title: I'Ve Got A Crush On You -- Not Available

Composer: Gershwin, George and Ira

Performer(s): Gene Kelly (Vocals), Studio Orchestra

Album: An American in Paris OST / Turner Classics / 724385341526

Duration: 2:46


Title: Love Letters -- Not Available

Composer: Marianelli, Dario

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: Atonement- OST / Universal / 4766195

Duration: 3:08


Title: Introduction And Main Title (Carousel Waltz)

Composer: Rodgers, Richard/Hammerstein II, Oscar

Performer(s): 20th Century-Fox Orchestra

Album: Carousel OST (Recordno: 7243 5 27352 2 8) / Angel Records / 7243 5 27352 2 8

Duration: 1:57


Title: Dream March And Circus Music

Composer: Copland, Aaron

Performer(s): New Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Copland Conducts Copland (Recordno: MK42429) / CBS / MK42429

Duration: 4:51


Title: You'll Never Walk Alone -- Carousel

Complete Work Name: Carousel

Composer: Rodgers, Richard/Hammerstein II, Oscar

Performer(s): Shirley Jones (Vocals), 20th Century Fox Orchestra, Mixed Chorus

Album: Carousel OST (Recordno: 7243 5 27352 2 8) / Angel Records / 7243 5 27352 2 8

Duration: 2:02


Title: Theme From El Mariachi

Composer: Alvaro Rogriguez

Performer(s): Rick Del Castillo (Guitar), Robert Rodriguez (Perc)

Album: World Cinema Album / Union Square / METRDCD549

Duration: 1:36


Title: Paris, Texas

Composer: Cooder, Ry

Performer(s): Ry Cooder (Guitar), Jim Dickinson, David Lindley

Album: Paris, Texas OST / Warner Bros / 7599 25270 2

Duration: 2:57


Title: Xanadu

Composer: Lynne, Jeff/Farrar, John

Performer(s): Sarah Blasko (Vocals), Jim Moginie (Piano)

Album: Sarah Blasko: Cinema Songs / Dramatico / DRAMCD0079

Duration: 3:45


Title: Where Is Mr. Barrie?

Composer: Kaczmarek, Jan

Performer(s): Studio Musicians

Album: Finding Neverland: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack / Decca / 986 3757

Duration: 3:32


Title: Prospero's Books - Prospero's Magic

Composer: Nyman, Michael

Performer(s): The Royal Philharmonic

Album: The Royal Philharmonic Collection - NYMAN / Tring International PLC / TRP097

Duration: 6:10


Title: Now We Are Free (Gladiator) -- Gladiator

Composer: Zimmer/Gerrard/Badelt

Performer(s): Lisa Gerrard (Vocal), Studio Orchestra

Album: Gladiator / Decca / 467094 2

Duration: 4:14


Title: Overture - Show Boat

Composer: Kern / Hammerstein

Performer(s): London Sinfoniette

Album: Show Boat / EMI Classics / 7498472

Duration: 5:36


Title: Make Believe -- (Showboat)

Composer: Kern / Hammerstein

Performer(s): Kathryn Grayson / Howard Keel, Studio Orchestra

Album: Those Magnificent MGM Musicals (Recordno: CDP7936062) / EMI / CDP7936062

Duration: 3:31


Title: Para Que Regreses

Composer: Ramirez, Gabriel

Performer(s): El Chapo De Sinaloa

Album: Music From and Inspired By The Motion Picture Babel - Disk 1 / Concord Records / 0888072301917

Duration: 3:17


Title: Oh What A Circus

Composer: Lloyd Webber, Andrew/Rice, Tim

Performer(s): Antonio Banderas (Vocals), Madonna (Vocals), Studio Orchestra, The Cast Of Evita

Album: Music from the Motion Picture Evita / Warner Bros. / 9362-46432-2

Duration: 5:44


Title: Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence

Composer: Sakamoto, Ryuichi

Performer(s): Hideyo Moriya / Paul Richards / Bert Lams, Calfornia Guitar Trio

Album: California Guitar Trio - A Christmas Album / inside out / 693723654225

Duration: 4:18


Title: Hallelujah -- Hit The Deck (1955)

Composer: Youmans/Robin/Grey

Performer(s): Tony Martin, Vic Damone, Kay Armen, Ann Miller, Debbie Reynolds

Album: That's Entertainment

Duration: 3:48


Title: It Never Rains But It Pours

Composer: Revel/Gordon

Performer(s): Judy Garland, Mgm Studio Orchestra

Album: The Judy Garland Collection, Vol. 1 / Turner Classics / EMI / 724385453328

Duration: 2:25


Title: Times Square: Finale, Act 1

Composer: Bernstein, Leonard

Performer(s): London Symphony Orchestra

Album: Bernstein: On The Town ~~ C431213 / Deutsche Grammophon / 437516-2

Duration: 4:34


Title: Two Little Girls From Little Rock

Composer: Styne, Jule / Robin, Leo

Performer(s): Marilyn Monroe (Vocals); Jane Russell (Vocal), Studio Orchestra

Album: Marilyn Monroe - Never Before and Never Again / DRG / CDXP15005

Duration: 3:03


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: Where The Blue Of The Night (Meets The Gold Of The Day)

Composer: Ahlert/Turk/Crosby

Performer(s): Bing Crosby

Album: Bing Crosby: Gold / Prism Leisure Corporation / PLATCD295

Duration: 3:09


Title: The Tango

Composer: Stephen Warbeck

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: Not Available (Recordno: 467678-2) / Decca/Umg / 467678-2

Duration: 2:14


Title: Por Una Cabeza

Composer: Gardel, Carlos

Performer(s): Milos Karadaglic (Guitar), Studioorchester Der Europaischen Filmphilharmonie

Album: Milos Karadaglic Latino ~~ / Deutsche Grammophon / 4790514

Duration: 2:35


Title: Whistle Down The Wind Theme I - Prelude

Composer: Arnold, Malcolm

Performer(s): London Symphony Orchestra

Album: Arnold: Film Music / Chandos / Chan9100

Duration: 3:21


Title: Oom- Pah-Pah

Composer: Bart, Lionel

Performer(s): Shani Wallis, Studio Orchestra

Album: Oliver - Original Soundtrack ~~ CDF1285 / RCA / ND90311

Duration: 2:30


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: Movement One - From The Fellowship Of The Ring

Composer: Shore, Howard

Performer(s): 21st Century Symphony Orchestra And Chorus

Album: The Lord of the Rings - Symphony / HOWE Records / HWR-1005

Duration: 11:25


Title: I'Ve Got You Under My Skin -- Born To Dance

Complete Work Name: Born To Dance

Composer: Porter, Cole

Performer(s): Thomas Hampson (Baritone), London Symphony Orchestra

Album: Night And Day - Hampson Sings Porter ~~ C287807 / Emi / Cdc7542032

Duration: 5:17


Title: Piano Concerto No. 2 (Excerpt) Brief Encounter

Composer: Rachmaninov, Sergei

Performer(s): Jeno Jando (Piano), Budapest Symphony Orchestra

Album: Cinema Classics - he Naxos Collection / Naxos / 8560006

Duration: 5:28



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