Movies and Musicals

Movies and Musicals

Saturday, 1 - 4pm

Movies and Musicals Saturday 9 December 2017

Movies and Musicals

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

Movie News - Saturday December 9th

Movie News - Saturday December 9th

Casting news for the Rudolph Valentino film Silent Life, US rights confirmed for Irish film Good Favour, how those behind the film The Man who Invented Christmas are responding to any negative reviews, a possible sequel for Baby Driver plus new releases with Garret Daly.

Saturday January 19th

Today we hear Tevye’s dream from Fiddler on the Roof and the violin playing of Joshua Bell on the Oscar award-winning score for the film The Red Violin. The brand new score from 'Mary Queen of Scots' by Max Richter. Aedín also features numbers from the screen and stage versions of An American in Paris, and music from three films featuring the songs of Richard and Robert Sherman ; Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, Mary Poppins and The Jungle Book. Stunning scores too from The Bridges of Madison County, Cape Fear, Laura and Brokeback Mountain.

Saturday January 26th

Aedín features the music of Franz Schubert on three soundtracks; The Killing of a Sacred Deer (2017), Miss Julie (2014) and Amour (2012). We also mark the 60th anniversary of the premiere of Disney’s Sleeping Beauty, we meet with The Third Man and First Man plus the songs of Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe from the impressive 2017 cast recording of Brigadoon, starring Kelli O'Hara and Patrick Wilson. (Photo Joan Marcus)

Watch and listen Again - Interview Archive

You can watch or listen again to Aedín's interviews with Mark Hamill, 'Coco' director Lee Unkrich and producer Darla K. Anderson, composer Michael Giacchino, Dame Julie Andrews, Dame Angela Lansbury and Hamilton composer, writer and actor, Lin-Manuel Miranda. And visit our archive for recent interviews with Mary Poppins Returns director Rob Marshall, stars Emily Blunt, Lin-Manuel Miranda and Ben Whishaw, and the composer and lyricist Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman. 

Watch Aedín's interview below with Stan & Ollie stars Steve Coogan and John C, Reilly, plus director Jon S. Baird and click here to visit the archive

Music Played on the Show


Title: The Trolley Song

Composer: Martin / Blane

Performer(s): Judy Garland, Studio Orchestra, Mgm Studio Chorus

Album: Over the Rainbow: The Very Best of Judy Garland / Warner Music TV / WMTV038

Duration: 4:04


Title: The Story Of Tonight

Composer: Miranda, Lin-Manuel

Performer(s): Daveed Diggs, Okoeriete Onadowan, Anthony Ramos, Studio Orchestra

Album: Hamilton (Original Broadway cast recording 2015) / Atlantic / 7567866843

Duration: 1:31


Title: Building The Barn From Witness

Composer: Jarre, Maurice

Performer(s): Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Jarre By Jarre / CBS / Mk42307

Duration: 4:32


Title: The Bad And The Beautiful (Main Theme)

Composer: Raksin, David

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: Composed By - classic film theme

Duration: 2:21


Title: Overture/All That Jazz

Composer: Kander, John/Ebb, Fred

Performer(s): Catherine Zeta-Jones (Vocal), Session Orchestra

Album: Chicago OST / Epic/Sony / 5105322

Duration: 6:04


Title: Prince Ali

Composer: Menken, Alan/ Rice, Tim

Performer(s): Robin Williams, Studio Orchestra

Album: Aladdin (Original Soundtrack) / Disney / 470

Duration: 2:49


Title: Wand'rin' Star

Composer: Loewe/lerner

Performer(s): Lee Marvin

Album: Wand'rin Star (edit) / Mca Records / MCLD19310

Duration: 2:58


Title: The Harry Lime Theme (From The Third Man )

Composer: Karas, Anton

Performer(s): Anton Karas (Zither)

Album: 20 Original Soundtracks 3 / Yesterday's Gold / YDG74641

Duration: 3:09


Title: Falling In Love Again

Composer: Friederich Hollander

Performer(s): Marlene Dietrich (Vocal), Victor Young's Orchestra

Album: Marlene Dietrich - Naughty Lola: Original Recordings 1928-1941 / Naxos Nostalgia / 8.120776

Duration: 2:58


Title: Prelude - The Sound Of Music

Composer: Rodgers, Richard/Hammerstein II, Oscar

Performer(s): Julie Andrews (Soprano), Studio Orchestra

Album: The Sound of Music OST (Recordno: BD82005) / RCA / BD82005

Duration: 2:36


Title: It All Depends On You

Composer: Henderson, Ray/ deSlyva, BG / Brwon, Lew

Performer(s): Ruth Etting (Vocal)

Album: Magic in the Moonlight (OST)

Duration: 2:55


Title: You Do Something To Me

Composer: Porter, Cole

Performer(s): Leo Reisman And His Orchestra

Album: Magic in the Moonlight (OST)

Duration: 2:46


Title: The Night The Pugilist Learned How To Dance

Composer: Not Available

Performer(s): Sting

Album: The Last Ship / A & M Records / 3744320

Duration: 4:13


Title: Soliloquy

Composer: Rodgers, Richard/Hammerstein II, Oscar

Performer(s): Gordon Macrae (Vocals), Studio Orchestra

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

Duration: 7:47


Title: The Worst Pies In London

Composer: Sondheim, Stephen

Performer(s): Angela Lansbury (Vocals), Theatre Orchestra

Album: Sweeney Todd - Original Broadway Cast Recording / BMG / 3379-2-Rc

Duration: 2:26


Title: From Here To Eternity

Composer: Karger, F./Wells, R.

Performer(s): Frank Sinatra (Vocal), Nelson Riddle & His Orchestra

Album: Frank Sinatra - Capitol Collectos Series (Recordno: CDP 7 92160 2) / Capitol / CDP 7 92160 2

Duration: 3:00


Title: Getting To Know You

Composer: Rodgers / Hammerstein

Performer(s): Deborah Kerr, Marni Nixon, Studio Orchestra

Album: The King and I Original Motion Picture Soundtrack / Angel / 724352735129

Duration: 5:00


Title: Fixer Upper

Composer: Lopez, Kristen Anderson / Lopez, Robert

Performer(s): Cast Of Frozen / Maia Wilson, Studio Orchestra

Album: Frozen - OST / Disney / i-tunes

Duration: 3:04



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Presenter: Aedín Gormley

Producer: Áine Fay

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn


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