Inventing America - American Film Music

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19980616

In the first of two programmes, Christopher Gunning conducts the BBC Concert Orchestra in film scores by American composers.

Bruce Broughton: Young Sherlock.

Jerry Goldsmith: Islands in the Stream.

Bernard Hermann: Farenheit 451; Psycho.

Henry Mancini: The Molly Maguires.

Alfred Newman: Wuthering Heights.

Alex North: Spartacus.

19980616

In the first of two programmes, Christopher Gunning conducts the BBC Concert Orchestra in film scores by American composers.

Bruce Broughton: Young Sherlock.

Jerry Goldsmith: Islands in the Stream.

Bernard Hermann: Farenheit 451; Psycho.

Henry Mancini: The Molly Maguires.

Alfred Newman: Wuthering Heights.

Alex North: Spartacus.

19980623

In the last of two programmes, Paul Bateman conducts the BBC Concert Orchestra in film scores by European composers working in Hollywood.

Erich Korngold: Sea Hawk; The Adventures of Robin Hood.

Miklos Rozsa: Ben Hur.

Max Steiner: Gone with the Wind; The Adventures of Don Juan.

Franz Waxman: Rebecca; Prince Valiant.

19980623

In the last of two programmes, Paul Bateman conducts the BBC Concert Orchestra in film scores by European composers working in Hollywood.

Erich Korngold: Sea Hawk; The Adventures of Robin Hood.

Miklos Rozsa: Ben Hur.

Max Steiner: Gone with the Wind; The Adventures of Don Juan.

Franz Waxman: Rebecca; Prince Valiant.