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Thomas Newman: The Iron Lady - Music From The Motion Picture

Release Date: 12/20/2011 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 91434   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Leslie StuartThomas NewmanRichard RodgersVincenzo Bellini,   ... 
Performer:  Yul BrynnerDeborah KerrMarni NixonMaria Callas,   ... 
Conductor:  Thomas NewmanTullio Serafin
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 55 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

The Iron Lady tells the compelling story of Margaret Thatcher (Meryl Streep), a woman who smashed through the barriers of gender and class to be heard in a male - dominated world. The story concerns power, the price that is paid for power, and is a surprising and intimate portrait of an extraordinary and complex woman. Directed by Phyllida Lloyd.

Best known for his many film scores, Thomas Newman is one of the more respected and recognized composers for modern film. He has scored over fifty feature films in a career which spans nearly three decades. Newman has received a total of ten Academy Award nominations on such diverse scores as Road To Perdition, Finding Nemo, Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events and Steven
Read more Soderbergh’s The Good German. He has won two Grammy Awards, an Emmy and has been nominated for a Golden Globe.
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Works on This Recording

Soldiers of the Queen Regimental March, for band by Leslie Stuart
Period: Modern 
Length: 0 Minutes 50 Secs. 
Iron Lady, film score by Thomas Newman
Conductor:  Thomas Newman
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2011 
Length: 0 Minutes 49 Secs. 
The King and I: Shall We Dance? by Richard Rodgers
Performer:  Yul Brynner (Voice), Deborah Kerr (Voice), Marni Nixon (Voice)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1951; USA 
Length: 4 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Norma: Casta diva by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer:  Maria Callas ()
Conductor:  Tullio Serafin
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831; Italy 
Length: 5 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1: Prelude and Fugue no 1 in C, BWV 846 - Prelude by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Olli Mustonen (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1722; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 53 Secs. 

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