Inventing America - American Film Music

show more detailshow less detail

Episodes

First
Broadcast
Comments
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.