A beautiful and poignant score to a mostly unknown movie. RYUICHI SAKAMOTO: Nagasaki: Memories of My Son – Tokyo Philharmonic Orch./soloists – Milan M2-37688, 57:32 (9/22/16) ***1/2: Ryuichi Sakamoto has a long and admirable resume of work in both the concert hall realm and, that for which he is best known; film scores. I have […]
HOWARD SHORE: Denial – Howe Records HWR-1022 (9/30/16) This film was based on the book History on Trial: My Day in Court with a Holocaust Denier. It recounts the legal battle Deborah E. Lipstadt (played by Rachel Weisz) had to fight against David Irving (well-played by Tomothy Spall), who had accused her of libeling him […]
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Long overdue, a new CD from Bob McChesney.
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An amazing film, now on Blu-ray for the first time with its original three-channel audio track.
Double Life: MIKLOS ROZSA = Concert Music for Strings; Duo; Sonata for Violin Solo; Sinfonia Concertante for Violin, Cello and Orch. – Marjorie Bagley, v./ Michael Carrera, cello/ The Nat. Philharmonic of Moldova/Steven Huang – Equilibrium
A famous film composer shines in concert works for strings.
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Bob Dylan – The Complete Album Collection, Vol. 1 – Columbia/Sony Legacy 1962-2012 – 43 album titles comprising 35 studio albums, 6 live albums, and 2 CD “Side Tracks”
Chronicling the development of an American musical genius….
HANS ZIMMER-LISA GERRARD: Music from the Motion Picture “Gladiator” – Soloists/Lyndhurst Orchestra/Gavin Greenaway – Universal Music/ORG
Quite a movie score demo, to put it mildly. And at 45 rpm 12-inch, 2 discs.
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