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Psycho - Great Hitchcock Movie Thrillers / Herrmann, Black, Gibson


Release Date: 07/20/1999 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 436797   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Bernard HerrmannMiklós RózsaCharles Gounod
Conductor:  Bernard HerrmannStanley BlackSir Alexander Gibson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic OrchestraLondon Festival OrchestraRoyal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Notes and Editorial Reviews

Original scores composed by Bernard Hermann and Miklos Rozsa.
Performed by the London Philharmonic Orchestra, London Festival Orchestra and Chorus and Orchestra Of The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. Conducted by Bernard Herrmann, Stanley Black and Alexander Gibson.
Recorded in 1963, 1969 & 1971. Includes liner notes by Bruce Eder.
Original scores composed by Bernard Hermann and Miklos Rozsa.
Performed by the London Philharmonic Orchestra, London Festival Orchestra and Chorus and Orchestra Of The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. Conducted by Bernard Herrmann, Stanley Black and Alexander Gibson.
Recorded in 1963, 1969 & 1971. Includes liner notes by Bruce Eder. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Psycho: A Narrative for Orchestra by Bernard Herrmann
Conductor:  Bernard Herrmann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1960; USA 
2. Marnie: Suite by Bernard Herrmann
Conductor:  Bernard Herrmann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1964; USA 
3. Vertigo: Prelude by Bernard Herrmann
Conductor:  Bernard Herrmann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1958; USA 
4. Vertigo: The nightmare by Bernard Herrmann
Conductor:  Bernard Herrmann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1958; USA 
5. Vertigo: Scene d'Amour by Bernard Herrmann
Conductor:  Bernard Herrmann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1958; USA 
6. The Trouble With Harry: A Portrait of Hitch by Bernard Herrmann
Conductor:  Bernard Herrmann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
7. Spellbound: Theme by Miklós Rózsa
Conductor:  Stanley Black
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Festival Orchestra
8. Marche funčbre d'une marionette by Charles Gounod
Conductor:  Sir Alexander Gibson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872/1879; France 
Notes: This work was used as the theme music for "Alfred Hitchcock Presents." 

Sound Samples

Psycho (A Narrative for Orchestra)
Marnie (Herrmann; Jason, Shayne)
North by Northwest
Prelude - The Nightmare - Scčne d'amour
A Portrait of 'Hitch' (from "The Trouble with Harry")
Spellbound - Theme
Alfred Hitchcock Presents TV Theme

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