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Podcast: A Century of Film Music with KUSC’s Brian Lauritzen • LA Phil 2023/24

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This talk was given at a performance of A Century of Film Music at Walt Disney Concert Hall.

Pieces discussed:

Alfred NEWMAN  20th Century Fox Fanfare

KORNGOLD  Main Title from Captain Blood

Miklós RÓZSA  Prelude (Main Title) from Ben-Hur

WAXMAN  Sunset Boulevard Suite

HERRMANN  Scène d’Amour from Vertigo

Alex NORTH  “Forest Meeting” and "March" from Spartacus

Alfred NEWMAN  Cathy’s Theme from Wuthering Heights (with Ms. Wang)

Maurice JARRE  Suite from Lawrence of Arabia

Danny ELFMAN  Main Title from Batman

John WILLIAMS  Excerpts from Close Encounters of the Third Kind

GOLDSMITH  The Hunt from Planet of the Apes

MORRICONE  Main Title from Once Upon a Time in the West (with Ms. Newman)

Thomas NEWMAN  The Night Window from 1917

John WILLIAMS  “Scherzo for Motorcycle and Orchestra” from Indiana Jones

ROTA  Suite from The Godfather

Alan SILVESTRI  Suite from Back to the Future

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