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Rogers & Hammerstein At The Movies / The John Wilson Orchestra

Wilson,John Orchestra
Release Date: 04/09/2013 
Label:  Warner Classics   Catalog #: 193012  
Composer:  Richard Rodgers
Performer:  Joyce DiDonatoAnna Jane CaseyDavid PittsingerAnne Jane Casey,   ... 
Conductor:  John Wilson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  John Wilson Orchestra
Number of Discs: ` 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

In 2010 at the BBC Proms, The John Wilson Orchestra performed a program of Broadway hits penned by the great creative partnership of Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein to outstanding critical and public acclaim. The program, entitled A Celebration of Rodgers & Hammerstein, featured excerpts from Oklahoma!, Carousel, The King and I and The Sound of Music. EMI Classics is proud to release the studio recording of the BBC Proms concert.

Rodgers & Hammerstein at the Movies presents a selection of classics from the Rodgers & Hammerstein movies in their stunning original film orchestrations. Together with soloists Sierra Boggess, Julian Ovenden, Anna-Jane Casey, Joyce DiDonato and David Pittsinger, and the Maida Vale
Read more Singers, John Wilson and his orchestra bring new life to this glorious collection of ground-breaking scores. The album begins with "Oh, What a Beautiful Morning" from Oklahoma! and culminates with the famously uplifting "Climb Ev ry Mountain" from The Sound of Music sung by Grammy-award winner Joyce DiDonato.

R Composer, arranger and conductor John Wilson is one of the world s leading experts on the music of Hollywood and Broadway's Golden Age. In addition to his touring with his own orchestra, he has worked closely with Sir Paul McCartney, and also arranged and conducted the music for the Kevin Spacey film Beyond the Sea. Rodgers & Hammerstein at the Movies is his second recording with EMI Classics.
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Works on This Recording

1.
The Sound of Music: Climb ev'ry mountain by Richard Rodgers
Performer:  Joyce DiDonato (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  John Wilson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  John Wilson Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
2.
The King and I: Overture by Richard Rodgers
Conductor:  John Wilson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  John Wilson Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1951; USA 
3.
South Pacific: Twin Soliloquies / Some Enchanted Evening by Richard Rodgers
Performer:  Anna Jane Casey (Voice), David Pittsinger (Voice)
Conductor:  John Wilson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  John Wilson Orchestra
Period: Modern 
Written: 1949; United States of Ame 
4.
South Pacific: I'm gonna wash that man right outa my hair by Richard Rodgers
Performer:  Anne Jane Casey (Voice)
Conductor:  John Wilson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  John Wilson Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1949; USA 
5.
South Pacific: Bali Ha'i by Richard Rodgers
Performer:  Maria Ewing (Soprano)
Conductor:  John Wilson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  John Wilson Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1949; USA 
6.
Oklahoma!: People Will Say We're In Love by Richard Rodgers
Performer:  Julian Ovenden (Voice)
Conductor:  John Wilson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  John Wilson Orchestra
Written: 1943 
7.
Oklahoma!: Oh, What a Beautiful Mornin' by Richard Rodgers
Performer:  Julian Ovenden (Voice)
Conductor:  John Wilson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  John Wilson Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1943; USA 
8.
Carousel: You'll never walk alone by Richard Rodgers
Performer:  Joyce DiDonato (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  John Wilson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  John Wilson Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1945; USA 
9.
Carousel: Waltz by Richard Rodgers
Conductor:  John Wilson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  John Wilson Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1945; USA 
10.
Carousel: Soliloquy by Richard Rodgers
Performer:  Julian Ovenden (Voice)
Conductor:  John Wilson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  John Wilson Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1945; USA 
11.
Carousel: June is bustin' out all over by Richard Rodgers
Performer:  Joyce DiDonato (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  John Wilson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  John Wilson Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1945; USA 
12.
Carousel: If I loved you by Richard Rodgers
Performer:  Sierra Boggess (Voice), Julian Ovenden (Voice)
Conductor:  John Wilson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  John Wilson Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1945; USA 
13.
The Sound of Music: I have confidence by Richard Rodgers
Performer:  Sierra Boggess (Voice)
Conductor:  John Wilson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  John Wilson Orchestra
14.
The Sound of Music: Rex Admirabilis by Richard Rodgers
Conductor:  John Wilson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  John Wilson Orchestra

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