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Music from the Motion Pictures / Griffiths, Brandenburgisches, Staatsorchester Frankfurt


Release Date: 11/11/2016 
Label:  Klanglogo   Catalog #: 1518   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Alfred NewmanElmer BernsteinRichard AddinsellMalcolm Arnold,   ... 
Performer:  Anastasia VoltchokVeriko Tchumburidze
Conductor:  Howard Griffiths
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 2 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Hardly a musical genre reaches as many enthusiastic listeners as good film music. Where else do contemporary compositions enjoy such widespread popularity with the old and the young alike within so little time? Many a work from centuries ago has suddenly found new public interest after it was put under the best scene in a stirring movie. The popularity of good film music is a phenomenon- and simply put: it’s fun. Howard Griffiths and the Brandenburgisches Staatsorchester Frankfurt are known for presenting offbeat ideas on stage and in their recordings, alongside their top-level classical programmes. This time they tackle Music from the Motion Pictures. The ensemble kicks the release off with drum rolls, timpani and trumpets in the 20th Read more Century Fox Fanfare, followed by the greatest and most exciting themes from Star Wars, James Bond, Pirates of the Caribbean, Vertigo, Schindler’s List, Apocalypse Now, and many more. This is timeless music that turns every living room into a movie theater. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Twentieth Century Fox Fanfare by Alfred Newman
Conductor:  Howard Griffiths
Period: Modern 
Written: 1938; United States of Ame 
Length: 0 Minutes 27 Secs. 
2.
The Magnificent Seven Suite: [Excerpt] by Elmer Bernstein
Conductor:  Howard Griffiths
Period: Modern 
Written: 1962 
Length: 4 Minutes 48 Secs. 
3.
Warsaw Concerto by Richard Addinsell
Performer:  Anastasia Voltchok (Piano)
Conductor:  Howard Griffiths
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1941; England 
Length: 9 Minutes 5 Secs. 
4.
Hobson's Choice Suite: I. Overture and Shoe Ballet by Malcolm Arnold
Conductor:  Howard Griffiths
Period: Modern 
Written: 1953 
Length: 1 Minutes 24 Secs. 
5.
Hobson's Choice Suite: II. Willie and Maggie by Malcolm Arnold
Conductor:  Howard Griffiths
Period: Modern 
Written: 1953 
Length: 4 Minutes 42 Secs. 
6.
Hobson's Choice Suite: III. Finale by Malcolm Arnold
Conductor:  Howard Griffiths
Period: Modern 
Written: 1953 
Length: 1 Minutes 8 Secs. 
7.
James Bond: Main Theme by John Barry
Conductor:  Howard Griffiths
Period: Modern 
Length: 1 Minutes 28 Secs. 
8.
He's a Pirate (from the film "Pirates of the Caribbean"): [Excerpt] by Hans Zimmer
Conductor:  Howard Griffiths
Period: Contemporary 
Length: 2 Minutes 59 Secs. 
9.
Schindler's List: Main Theme by John Williams
Performer:  Veriko Tchumburidze (Violin)
Conductor:  Howard Griffiths
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 1993 
Length: 4 Minutes 5 Secs. 
10.
Symphony No. 7 in A major Op. 92: II. Allegretto by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Howard Griffiths
Period: Classical 
Written: 1812; Austria 
Length: 8 Minutes 1 Secs. 
11.
Vertigo Suite: I. Prelude by Bernard Herrmann
Conductor:  Howard Griffiths
Period: Modern 
Written: 1958; United States of Ame 
Length: 3 Minutes 8 Secs. 
12.
Vertigo Suite: II. The Nightmare by Bernard Herrmann
Conductor:  Howard Griffiths
Period: Modern 
Written: 1958; United States of Ame 
Length: 2 Minutes 38 Secs. 
13.
Vertigo Suite: III. Scéne d'Amour by Bernard Herrmann
Conductor:  Howard Griffiths
Period: Modern 
Written: 1958; United States of Ame 
Length: 5 Minutes 6 Secs. 
14.
Die Walküre: Ride of the Valkyries by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Howard Griffiths
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 5 Secs. 
15.
Star Wars Suite: V. Throne Room and Finale by John Williams
Conductor:  Howard Griffiths
Period: Modern 
Written: 1977; United States of Ame 
Length: 8 Minutes 3 Secs. 

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