Movies and Musicals

Movies and Musicals

Saturday, 1 - 4pm

Movies and Musicals Saturday 24 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 small screen outing for Willow and Harrison shipwrecked again

A small screen outing for Willow and Harrison shipwrecked again

Jamie Foxx stays with Netflix for another project, Willow the TV series is on the way, and Harrison Ford is shipwrecked with Ed Helms. All this and new releases on the Movie News with Garret Daly.

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: The Carousel Waltz

Composer: Rodgers, Richard

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

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

Duration: 8:12


Title: We Can Do It

Composer: Brooks, Mel

Performer(s): Nathan Lane/ Mathew Broderick, Studio Orchestra

Album: The Producers- OST / Sony / 89646

Duration: 3:33


Title: I Might Fall Back On You

Composer: Kern / Hammerstein

Performer(s): Marge And Gower Champion

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

Duration: 2:40


Title: Life Upon The Wicked Stage

Composer: Kern, Jerome/Hammerstein II, Oscar

Performer(s): Marge & Gower Champion

Album: Show Boat - Original Soundtrack / World Music / WM88012

Duration: 2:42


Title: Eighty Words A Minute

Composer: Shapiro,Theodore

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: Trumbo (OST) / Lakeshore / LKS345552

Duration: 4:16


Title: I Remember It Well

Composer: Lerner, Alan Jay/Loewe, Frederick

Performer(s): Maurice Chevalier (Vocals), Hermione Gingold (Vocals), Studio Orchestra

Album: Gigi OST / CBS / AK45395

Duration: 2:24


Title: The Movies

Composer: Shore, Howard

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: Hugo - OST / Paramount / HWR-1007

Duration: 1:29


Title: Loin De Paname

Composer: Thomas/wagner

Performer(s): Nora Arnezeder

Album: Paris 36 / Mercury / 0600753124789

Duration: 3:14


Title: Complainte De La Butte

Complete Work Name: Complainte De La Butte

Composer: Van Parys

Performer(s): Rufus Wainwright (Vocal), London Orchestra

Album: Moulin Rouge / Dreamworks Records / 490507-2

Duration: 3:07


Title: Poitín To Pier

Composer: Kíla

Performer(s): Kíla

Album: Arracht (OST 2020)

Duration: 3:07


Title: Star Wars - Main Theme

Composer: Williams, John

Performer(s): The Boston Pops Orchestra

Album: John Williams and The Boston Pops Orchestra - Encore! - Disk 1 / Philips / 475 6176

Duration: 5:38


Title: Being Alive

Composer: Sondheim, Stephen

Performer(s): Raul Esparza, The Cast Of Company, The Cast Of Company

Album: Company (2006 cast) / Nonesuch / 7559 79991 3

Duration: 5:03


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: I'M A Beast

Composer: Gordon, Paul

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: Daddy Long Legs (Original Off-Broadway Cast Recording)

Duration: 2:13


Title: How Does A Moment Last Forever (Music Box)

Composer: Menken / Rice

Performer(s): Kevin Kline

Album: Beauty And The Beast (Deluxe Edition) - Soundtrack (Disc 1 - The Songs) / Walt Disney Records / 050087362249

Duration: 1:00


Title: Beauty And The Beast (Finale)

Composer: Menken / Ashman

Performer(s): Audra Mcdonald / Emma Thompson / Ensemble

Album: Beauty And The Beast (Deluxe Edition) - Soundtrack (Disc 1 - The Songs) / Walt Disney Records / 050087362249

Duration: 2:11


Title: Une Barque Sur L'Ocean (From Miroirs)

Composer: Ravel, Maurice

Performer(s): Frank Glazer

Album: Call me by your name (OST 2017) / Sony

Duration: 7:10


Title: Marry The Man Today

Composer: Loesser, Frank

Performer(s): Vivian Blaine (Vocals)

Album: Guys and Dolls (Original Broadway Cast)

Duration: 2:52


Title: Marry Me A Little

Composer: Sondheim Stephen

Performer(s): Raul Esparza

Album: Company (2006 Broadway Revival Cast) / Nonesuch Records

Duration: 3:49


Title: Clair De Lune

Composer: Debussy, Claude

Performer(s): Ralph Grierson (Piano), Studio Orchestra

Album: Frankie and Johnny / Curb Records / 4694852

Duration: 5:42


Title: A Whole New World

Composer: Menken, Alan/ Rice, Tim

Performer(s): Brad Kane (Vocals), Lea Salonga (Vocals), Studio Orchestra

Album: Driving with Disney / Walt Disney Records / 0094636805924

Duration: 2:41


Title: The King's Speech

Composer: Desplat, Alexandre

Performer(s): London Symphony Orchestra

Album: The King's Speech OST (Recordno: 4764198) / Universal/Decca / 4764198

Duration: 3:56


Title: I See The Light

Composer: Menken/slater

Performer(s): Mandy Moore & Zachary Levi

Album: Tangled / Walt Disney / D000650802

Duration: 3:41


Title: We Belong Together

Composer: Newman, Randy

Performer(s): Randy Newman (Vocals), Studio Orchestra

Album: Toy Story 3 OST / Disney / 5099964802329

Duration: 4:02


Title: The Green Mile

Composer: Newman, Thomas

Performer(s): Thomas Newman (Piano), Thomas Newman & His Orchestra

Album: The Green Mile - Music From The Motion Picture / Warner Sunset/Warner Bros. / 9 47584 2

Duration: 3:38


Title: The Ludlows

Composer: Horner, James

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: Legends of the Fall (OST) / Sony / 4785112

Duration: 5:40


Title: Agony

Composer: Sondheim, Stephen

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: Into the Woods (Film Soundtrack) / 0050087320164

Duration: 2:33


Title: I Went To A Marvellous Party

Composer: Coward, Noel

Performer(s): Noel Coward, Piano Accompaniment - Peter Matz

Album: The Noel Coward Album / Sony / MDK 47253

Duration: 2:49



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Presenter: Aedín Gormley

Producer: Áine Fay

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn

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