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Cinema Choral Classics


Release Date: 06/07/2005 
Label:  Silva   Catalog #: 3015   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Carl OrffMaurice JarreSamuel BarberJerry Goldsmith,   ... 
Conductor:  Nic RainePaul BatemanDavid TempleKenneth Alwyn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Philharmonic OrchestraCrouch End Festival Chorus
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 12 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

REVIEWS:
American Record Guide (11-12/97, p.254) - "...There is a lot of loud, majestic, and --let's face it--pretentious music on this disc, most of it well performed....Some of the music from Maurice Jarre's score for `Jesus of Nazareth' is truly beautiful...Jerry Goldsmith's score for `The Omen' is appropriately creepy and jangling, and the Crouch End Chorus sings it well..."
REVIEWS:
American Record Guide (11-12/97, p.254) - "...There is a lot of loud, majestic, and --let's face it--pretentious music on this disc, most of it well performed....Some of the music from Maurice Jarre's score for `Jesus of Nazareth' is truly beautiful...Jerry Goldsmith's score for `The Omen' is appropriately creepy and jangling, and the Crouch End Chorus sings it well..." Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Carmina burana: no 1, O fortuna by Carl Orff
Conductor:  Nic Raine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Philharmonic Orchestra,  Crouch End Festival Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 47 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
2.
Jesus of Nazareth: Prelude and Birth of Christ by Maurice Jarre
Conductor:  Paul Bateman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Philharmonic Orchestra,  Crouch End Festival Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1977 
Length: 4 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Christopher Palmer. 
3.
Agnus Dei, Op. 11 by Samuel Barber
Conductor:  David Temple
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Crouch End Festival Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1967; USA 
Length: 6 Minutes 14 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
Notes: This work is a vocal arrangement of the composer's 'Adagio for Strings.' 
4.
First Knight: Never Surrender by Jerry Goldsmith
Conductor:  Nic Raine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Philharmonic Orchestra,  Crouch End Festival Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1995; USA 
Length: 5 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Notes: Composer: Arthur Morton. 
5.
The Abyss: Main Theme by Alan Silvestri
Conductor:  Nic Raine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Philharmonic Orchestra,  Crouch End Festival Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1989 
Length: 5 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Steve Edwards. 
6.
King of Kings: The Lord's Prayer by Miklós Rózsa
Conductor:  Kenneth Alwyn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Philharmonic Orchestra,  Crouch End Festival Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1961; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 45 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Kevin Townend. 
7.
Conan the Barbarian: Riders of Doom by Basil Poledouris
Conductor:  Nic Raine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Philharmonic Orchestra,  Crouch End Festival Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1981 
Length: 6 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Greig McRitchie. 
8.
The Mission: Ave Maria by Ennio Morricone
Conductor:  David Temple
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Crouch End Festival Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1986; Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 34 Secs. 
9.
The Mission: On Earth as it is in Heaven by Ennio Morricone
Conductor:  Paul Bateman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Philharmonic Orchestra,  Crouch End Festival Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1986 
Length: 3 Minutes 31 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Mark McGurty. 
10.
The Lion in Winter: Suite by John Barry
Conductor:  Nic Raine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Philharmonic Orchestra,  Crouch End Festival Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1968; USA 
Length: 8 Minutes 15 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Nic Raine. 
11.
1492 - Conquest of Paradise: Main Theme by Vangelis
Conductor:  Nic Raine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Philharmonic Orchestra,  Crouch End Festival Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1992 
Length: 5 Minutes 6 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Mark McGurty. 
12.
The Vikings: Funeral and Finale by Mario Nascimbene
Conductor:  Paul Bateman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Philharmonic Orchestra,  Crouch End Festival Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1959 
Length: 3 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Nic Raine. 
13.
The Omen: Suite by Jerry Goldsmith
Conductor:  Nic Raine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Philharmonic Orchestra,  Crouch End Festival Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1976; USA 
Length: 11 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Arthur Morton. 
14.
Henry V: Non nobis domine by Patrick Doyle
Conductor:  Paul Bateman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Philharmonic Orchestra,  Crouch End Festival Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1989; Scotland 
Length: 3 Minutes 50 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Lawrence Ashmore. 

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