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Cinema Serenade / Perlman, Williams, Pittsburgh So


Release Date: 07/29/1997 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 63005   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Quincy JonesCarlos GardelMichel LegrandElmer Bernstein,   ... 
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman
Conductor:  John T. Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 56 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

REVIEWS:
American Record Guide (11-12/97, p.247) - "...This disc contains arrangements of film scores for violin and orchestra. Perlman's playing is lovely, as always; the arrangements are pleasant and well played..."
REVIEWS:
American Record Guide (11-12/97, p.247) - "...This disc contains arrangements of film scores for violin and orchestra. Perlman's playing is lovely, as always; the arrangements are pleasant and well played..." Read less

Works on This Recording

1. The Color Purple: Main Theme by Quincy Jones
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Conductor:  John T. Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 12/11/1996 
Venue:  Heinz Hall, Pittsburgh, PA 
Notes: Arranger: John Williams.
This work was written in collaboration with Jeremy Lubbock, Rod Temperton, Joel Rosenbaum. 
2. Por una cabeza by Carlos Gardel
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Conductor:  John T. Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; Argentina 
Date of Recording: 12/10/1996 
Venue:  Heinz Hall, Pittsburgh, PA 
Notes: Arranger: John Williams. 
3. Yentl: Papa, Can You Hear Me? by Michel Legrand
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Conductor:  John T. Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1983; France 
Date of Recording: 12/10/1996 
Venue:  Heinz Hall, Pittsburgh, PA 
Notes: Arranger: John Williams. 
4. The Age of Innocence: Main Theme by Elmer Bernstein
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Conductor:  John T. Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1993 
Date of Recording: 12/11/1996 
Venue:  Heinz Hall, Pittsburgh, PA 
Notes: Composer: Elmer Bernstein. 
5. Far and Away: Main Theme by John Williams
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Conductor:  John T. Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1992 
Date of Recording: 12/1996 
Venue:  Heinz Hall, Pittsburgh, PA 
Notes: Arranged: John Williams 
6. Les parapluies de Cherbourg: Je t'attendrai toute ma vie by Michel Legrand
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Conductor:  John T. Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1964; France 
Date of Recording: 12/09/1996 
Venue:  Heinz Hall, Pittsburgh, PA 
Notes: Arranger: Angela Morley. 
7. Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse: Main Theme by André Previn
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Conductor:  John T. Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 12/11/1996 
Venue:  Heinz Hall, Pittsburgh, PA 
Notes: Composer: André Previn. 
8. Sabrina: Main Theme by John Williams
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Conductor:  John T. Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1995; USA 
Date of Recording: 12/10/1996 
Venue:  Heinz Hall, Pittsburgh, PA 
Notes: Composer: John Williams . 
9. Out of Africa: Main theme by John Barry
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Conductor:  John T. Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1985; USA 
Date of Recording: 12/09/1996 
Venue:  Heinz Hall, Pittsburgh, PA 
Notes: Arranger: Angela Morley. 
10. Black Orpheus: Manha de Carnaval by Luiz Bonfá
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Conductor:  John T. Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1958; Brazil 
Date of Recording: 12/10/1996 
Venue:  Heinz Hall, Pittsburgh, PA 
Notes: Arranger: John Williams. 
11. Schindler's List: Main Theme by John Williams
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Conductor:  John T. Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1993; USA 
Date of Recording: 12/10/1996 
Venue:  Heinz Hall, Pittsburgh, PA 
12. Cinema Paradiso: Excerpt(s) by Ennio Morricone
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Conductor:  John T. Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1988; Italy 
Date of Recording: 12/10/1996 
Venue:  Heinz Hall, Pittsburgh, PA 
Notes: Arranger: Angela Morley. 
13. Il Postino: Main Theme by Luis Enriquez Bacalov
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Conductor:  John T. Williams
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1994; Argentina 
Date of Recording: 12/10/1996 
Venue:  Heinz Hall, Pittsburgh, PA 
Notes: Arranger: John Williams. 

Sound Samples

The Color Purple: Main Title (Instrumental)
Scent of a Woman: Tango (Por Una Cabeza) (Instrumental)
Yentl: Papa, Can You Hear Me? (Instrumental)
Il Postino: Theme (Instrumental)
The Age of Innocence: Theme
Theme from Far and Away
The Umbrellas of Cherbourg: I Will Wait For You
Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse: Theme
Sabrina: Theme
Out of Africa: Main Title
Black Orpheus: Manha de Carnaval (Instrumental)
Theme from Schindler's List
Cinema Paradiso: Love Theme

Customer Reviews

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 Beautiful! August 23, 2013 By V. Zarins (Vallejo, CA) See All My Reviews "This is one of the most beautiful sounding CD's one could own. Performed by world-class musicians. Beautiful, calming music." Report Abuse
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