Movies and Musicals

Movies and Musicals

Saturday, 1 - 4pm

Movies and Musicals Saturday 3 October 2020

Movies and Musicals with Aedín Gormley

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

A Lion King sequel and film festivals head online

A Lion King sequel and film festivals head online

Garret Daly has the latest Movie News as Barry Jenkins is hired to direct the sequel to the Lion King. Plus a host of film festivals go virtual in Cork and Offaly and new releases including Rialto.

Saturday December 5th

Judi Dench sings the Sondheim favourite Send in the Clowns and Aedín salutes her performance as 'M' with music from the Bond films Casino Royale and Skyfall. Classic movie music by Bernard Herrmann from The Seventh Voyage of Sinbad and favourite songs from Disney’s original animated version of Aladdin. The very successful partnership of director Kenneth Branagh and his composer of choice Patrick Doyle on Henry V and All is True. Elaine Stritch sings the witty Noel Coward song Why do the Wrong People Travel and Fred Astaire and Judy Garland sing Irving Berlin’s Couple of Swells. 

Saturday December 12th

A celebration of lyricist Oscar Hammerstein with songs from Oklahoma, South Pacific, The Sound of Music and Showboat. A little French film music from Amélie, The Umbrellas of Cherbourg and Betty Blue, and classic movie music from King Kong, Dial M for Murder and Sunset Boulevard. Plus wonderful songs by Cole Porter from High Society and Kiss Me, Kate and the music of Ryuichi Sakamoto from Merry Christmas, Mr. Lawrence

Watch and listen Again - Interview Archive

You can watch or listen again to Aedín's interviews with composers John Barry, Alan Menken and Michael Giacchino. Plus stars of stage and screen, Julie Andrews, Angela Lansbury, Mark Hamill, Elaine Stritch, Mickey Rooney, Emily Blunt, Colin Firth and Renée Zellwegger. 

Click here to visit the archive

Listen below as Aedín chats to George Fenton, who has composed scores for The Wind that Shakes The Barley, Dangerous Liaisons and You've Got Mail, working with directors including Richard Attenborough and Terry Gilliam. He talks about a new album of his scores arranged and performed by pianist Simon Chamberlain.


Music Played on the Show


Title: My Favourite Things

Composer: Rodgers, Richard/Hammerstein II, Oscar

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

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

Duration: 2:20


Title: Tu Vuo' Fa L'Americano

Composer: Carosone, Renato/Salerno, Nicola

Performer(s): Matt Damon (Vocals), Jude Law (Vocals), Guy Barker International Quintet

Album: The Talented Mr. Ripley / Sony Classical / SK51337

Duration: 3:03


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: Main Theme From The Untouchables

Composer: Morricone, Ennio

Performer(s): City Of Prague Philharmonic

Album: Thrillers! / Silva Screen / 3504

Duration: 2:19


Title: South American Getaway

Composer: bacharach, Burt

Performer(s): Studio Band

Album: Butch Cassidy and the Sundance kid (OST)

Duration: 5:16


Title: A Beautiful Mind - A Kaleidoscope Of Mathematics

Composer: Horner, James

Performer(s): James Horner & His Orchestra

Album: A Beautiful Mind - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack / Decca Records / 016 191 2

Duration: 4:54


Title: Beautiful Girl

Composer: Freed, Arthur/Brown, Nacio Herb

Performer(s): Jimmy Thompson (Vocals), Studio Orchestra

Album: Singin' in the Rain O.S.T. / Turner Classics / 724385222627

Duration: 3:16


Title: Moses

Composer: Edens/ Comden/ Green

Performer(s): Gene Kelly, Donald O'Connor

Album: Singin' in the Rain / Turner Classic Movies / 724385222627

Duration: 3:05


Title: Bridge Of Spies - End Title

Composer: Newman, Thomas

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: Bridge of Spies (OST) / Hollywood Records

Duration: 6:57


Title: True Love

Composer: Porter, Cole

Performer(s): Bing Crosby & Grace Kelly (Vocal), Johnny Green & The M-G-M Studio Orchestra

Album: High Society / Capitol Records / CDP 0777 7 93787 2 2

Duration: 3:05


Title: Romeo And Juliet - Balcony Scene

Composer: Armstrong, Craig

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: Reel Chill / Silva / 373

Duration: 5:35


Title: You've Got A Friend In Me

Composer: Newman

Performer(s): No Artist Credited

Album: Toy Story / Walt Disney Records / 5099962607322

Duration: 2:01


Title: Iris Part 1

Composer: Horner, James

Performer(s): Joshua Bell (Violin), James Horner & His Orchestra

Album: Iris - Music From The Intermedia Motion Picture / Sony Classical / Sk89806

Duration: 3:42


Title: Por Una Cabeza

Composer: Gardel, Carlos

Performer(s): Nicola Benedetti (Violin), Alexander Sitkovesky (Violin), Ksenija Sidorova (Accordian), Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra

Album: The Silver Violin / Decca / 4783529

Duration: 3:53


Title: He Danced With Me

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

Performer(s): Gemma Craven/ Richard Chamberlain, Studio Orchestra

Album: The Slipper and the Rose- OST / Image / ID0306PD

Duration: 3:58


Title: Dancing In The Dark

Composer: Dietz,Howard / Schwartz, Arthur

Performer(s): Turner, Mgm Studio Orchestra

Album: The Band Wagon (OST)

Duration: 3:28


Title: Al Otro Lado Del Rio

Composer: Drexler, Jorge

Performer(s): Jorge Drexler

Album: Diarios De Motocicleta (The Motorcycle Diaries): Original Motion Picture Soundtrack / Edge Music / 00289 477 5019

Duration: 3:12


Title: Scherzo For Motorcycle And Orchestra From Indiana Jones And The Last Crusade

Composer: Williams, John

Performer(s): Boston Pops Orchestra

Album: John Williams Greatest Hits / Sony / S2K51333

Duration: 2:46


Title: Don't Get Around Much Anymore

Composer: Ellington, D / Russell, B

Performer(s): Harry Connick Jn

Album: When Harry Met Sally (OST) / CBS / 4657532

Duration: 4:24


Title: The Rain In Spain

Composer: Lerner, Alan Jay/Loewe, Frederick

Performer(s): Julie Andrews (Vocals), Rex Harrison (Vocals), Studio Orchestra

Album: Broadway-The great original cast recordings / Sony/Columbia / J2k65810

Duration: 2:38


Title: A Spoonful Of Sugar

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

Performer(s): Julie Andrews

Album: Mary Poppins OST / Walt Disney / WD775722

Duration: 4:09


Title: Dawn

Composer: Marianelli, Dario

Performer(s): Jean-Yves Thibaudet (Piano)

Album: Pride And Prejudice OST / Universal Classics / 9873100

Duration: 2:34


Title: Nobody Does It Better

Composer: Hamlisch / Sager

Performer(s): Carly Simon

Album: The Best of Bond... James Bond / Capitol / 72435-40554-2-3

Duration: 3:29


Title: The Ladies Who Lunch

Composer: Sondheim, Stephen

Performer(s): Elaine Stritch (Vocals)

Album: The Sondheim Songbook / Sony Broadway / SK48201

Duration: 4:29


Title: Concerto In E Minor From The Double Life Of Veronique

Composer: Preisner, Zbigniew

Performer(s): Charlotte Kinder (Sop), City Of Prague Philharmonic

Album: Cinema Choral Classics (Recordno: 6040) / Silva / 6040

Duration: 4:59


Title: What's The Use Of Wond'rin?

Composer: Rodgers / Hammerstein

Performer(s): Jessie Mueller, Studio Orchestra

Album: Carousel (2018 Broadway Cast Recording) / Craft Recordings

Duration: 3:19


Title: So Long Farewell

Composer: Rodgers And Hammerstein

Performer(s): Children From Cast

Album: Sound Of Music Soundtrack / Rca Victor / BD82005

Duration: 2:52



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Presenter: Aedín Gormley

Producer: Áine Fay

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn

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