Movies and Musicals Saturday 23 December 2017
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.
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)
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