Movies and Musicals

Movies and Musicals

Saturday, 1 - 4pm

Movies and Musicals Saturday 4 November 2017

Movies and Musicals

Escape to the Movies with Aedín Gormley. Classics from stage and screen for your Saturday afternoon.

Movie News - Saturday November 4th

Movie News - Saturday November 4th

Tom Hanks as the last man on earth, all the latest news from the Cork Film Festival including some great music inspired films, the 1980's children's book The Paper Bag Princess to hit the big screen, a remake of Pet Sematary, and all the new releases with Garret Daly.

Saturday November 17th

Tomorrow, composer Lalo Schifrin, now 86, will be presented with an honorary Oscar. The Argentinian composer, best known for his Mission Impossible theme has written scores for more than 100 films, including Bullitt, Cool Hand Luke, The Cincinnati Kid and Dirty Harry. Schifrin has made just one visit to Ireland in 2012 on the occasion of his 80th Birthday when he conducted a very memorable concert with the RTÉ Concert Orchestra. Aedín features excerpts this afternoon from that memorable concert as well as a pre-concert chat she had with the composer. Also this afternoon we mark the birthday of director Martin Scorsese with music from two of his films Taxi Driver and The Wolf of Wall Street and hit songs from Cabaret and Chicago. 

Saturday November 24th

Music from three films made by Mexican directors; Alfonso Cuarón (Gravity), Alejandro González Iñárritu (The Revenant) and Guillermo del Toro (The Shape of Water). Our singers include Barbra Streisand, Richard Gere, Renée Fleming, Amy Adams  and Jeremy Northam, and music too from Arrival, The Seventh Voyage of Sinbad, The Double life of Veronique and The Killing of a Sacred Deer. 

Watch and listen Again - Interview Archive

You can listen again here to Aedín's special guests interviews with '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. And check out video footage below of Aedín's recent interview with Star Wars legend Mark Hamill. 

Watch Aedín's interview with Mark Hamill below and click here to visit the audio archive

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Music Played on the Show


Title: Wouldn't It Be Loverly?

Composer: Lerner, Alan Jay/Loewe, Frederick

Performer(s): Marni Nixon (For Audrey Hepburn), Studio Orchestra

Album: My Fair Lady - OST / Sony / 66711

Duration: 4:17


Title: Aria From Goldberg Variations

Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian

Performer(s): Julie Steinberg (Piano)

Album: The English Patient - OST / Fantasy / 16001

Duration: 3:04


Title: The English Patient - As Far As Florence & Lullaby For Katherine

Composer: Yared, Gabriel

Performer(s): John Constable (Piano), Marta Sebestyen (Vocal), Academy Of St. Martin In The Fields

Album: The English Patient O.S.T. / Fantasy Records / FCD-16001

Duration: 6:21


Title: Edelweiss

Composer: Rodgers, Richard/Hammerstein II, Oscar

Performer(s): Christopher Plummer (Vocal), Studio Orchestra

Album: The Sound of Music OST (Recordno: 07863 67965 2) / RCA / 07863 67965 2

Duration: 1:52


Title: The Quiet Man - Main Title

Composer: Young, Victor

Performer(s): Dublin Screen Orchestra

Album: The Quiet Man -OST / Scannán Film Classics / SFC 1501

Duration: 2:02


Title: Main Title And The Attack Of The Jakku Village

Composer: Williams, John

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: Star Wars - The Force Awakens (OST)

Duration: 6:27


Title: Stabet Mater, D 383 Jesus Christus Schwebt Am Kreuzel

Composer: Schubert

Performer(s): Ensemble Vocal De Lausanne

Album: The Killing of a Sacred Deer (OST)

Duration: 3:03


Title: For Good

Composer: Schwartz, Stephen

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

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

Duration: 5:09


Title: On Golden Pond

Composer: Grusin, Dave

Performer(s): Dave Grusin (Piano)

Album: Dave Grusin - Now Playing Movie Themes - Solo Piano / GP / 0602498613672

Duration: 3:46


Title: New Hampshire Hornpipe (From On Golden Pond)

Composer: Grusin, Dave

Performer(s): Dave Grusin (Piano)

Album: Dave Grusin - Now Playing Movie Themes - Solo Piano / GP / 0602498613672

Duration: 2:30


Title: Vois Sur Ton Chemin

Complete Work Name: The Chorus Original Soundtrack

Composer: Barratier/Coulais

Performer(s): Jean-Batiste Maunier (Boy Sop), Bulgarian Symphony Orchestra

Album: The Chorus OST / Marc Music / 5046769162

Duration: 2:19


Title: Atonement

Composer: Marianelli, Dario

Performer(s): Jean Yves Thibaudet (Piano), English Chamber Orchestra

Album: Atonement Original Movie Soundtrack / Universal Classics and Jazz / 4766195

Duration: 5:23


Title: Eighty Words A Minute

Composer: Shapiro,Theodore

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: Trumbo (OST) / Lakeshore / LKS345552

Duration: 4:16


Title: Mia And Sebastian's Theme

Composer: Hurwitz, Justin

Performer(s): Studio Band

Album: La La Land (OST 2016) / Summit Ent

Duration: 1:38


Title: Tammy

Performer(s): Debbie Reynolds

Album: Big Hits & Highlights of 1957, Vol. 1

Duration: 3:16


Title: That Hamilton Woman

Composer: Miklos Rozsa

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: Miklos Rosza - A Centenary Celebration / VSD

Duration: 4:23


Title: Truly Scrumptious

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

Performer(s): Sally Anne Howes

Album: Chitty Chitty Bang Bang- OST / RYKO / 10702

Duration: 3:21


Title: Moon River

Composer: Mancini, Henry/Mercer, Johnny

Performer(s): Audrey Hepburn (Vocal)

Album: Not Available (Recordno: Not Available)

Duration: 1:37


Title: Till There Was You

Composer: Wilson, Meredith

Performer(s): Barbara Cook And Robert Preston (Vocals), Studio Orchestra

Album: The Music Man - Original Broadway cast / Capitol / CDP 466332

Duration: 2:47


Title: The Light Between Oceans

Composer: Desplat, Alexandre

Performer(s): Alexandre Desplat

Album: The Light Between Oceans (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) / LAKESHORE RECORDS

Duration: 4:02


Title: Give My Regards To Broadway

Composer: Cohan, George M.

Performer(s): Joel Grey, Studio Orchestra

Album: George M - Original Broadway Cast (Recordno: CK 3200) / Columbia / CK 3200

Duration: 4:02


Title: Broadway Melody Ballet (Excerpt)

Composer: Freed, Arthur/brown, Nacio Herb

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: Singin' in the Rain (OST) / Turner Classics

Duration: 4:33



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Presenter: Aedín Gormley

Producer: Áine Fay

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn


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