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Exploring Film Music CD Set

By | Copyright Year:1998 | ISBN-13: 9780170222846

These 2 compact discs contain recordings of all the musical works referred to in the student text with the exception of some tracks for which copyright permission was refused. The authors regret that it was not possible to include these tracks so have supplied the recording details for teachers wishing to purchase them.


CD 1
Section 1: Evoking a Time and Place
1. ‘Circle of Life’ – The Lion King
2. Main Title from The Last Emperor – The Last Emperor
3. ‘The Entertainer’ – The Sting
4. ‘Waltz’ – Murder on The Orient Express
5. ‘Marche’ – Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme
Section 2: Conveying character or Ideas
6. ‘Those Magnificent Men in their Flying Machines’ - Those Magnificent Men in their Flying Machines
7. ‘The Heart Asks Pleasure First’ – The Piano
8. ‘The Raiders March’ – Raiders of The Lost Ark
9. Main titles from Emma
10. ‘Of Foreign Lands and People’ – Kinderscenen
Section 3: Creating a Mood or Atmosphere
11. ‘Rock Around the Clock’
12. ‘Baby Elephant Walk’ - Hatari
13. ‘Gabriel’s Oboe’ – The Mission
14. ‘River’ – The Mission
15. ‘Allegro Con Brio’ – Symphony No.25 KV 183 in G Minor
16. ‘Thus Spake Zarathustra’ (excerpt)
17. ‘Requiem’ (excerpt)
18. Mission Impossible – Main Theme
19. ‘Parade of the Charioteers’ – Ben-Hur
CD 2
Section 4: Expressing Emotions
1. ‘Non Nobis, Domine’ – Henry V
2. ‘Leaving Home’ – Far and Away
3. Symphony No. 9, fourth movement (excerpt)
4. ‘Prelude’ - Psycho
5. ‘The Murderer’ - Psycho
6. ‘Love is in the Air’ – Strictly Ballroom
7. Schindler’s List – Theme
8. Schindler’s List – Theme
9. ‘The Rach. 3’
10. 1st Movement cadenza from the Rach. 3
11. ‘Anvil of Crom’ – Conan the Barbarian
Computer Performances
12. Theme from M*A*S*H
13. The Adams Family
14. Main theme from City Slickers
15. Star Wars (Main theme and Princess Leia’s Theme)


Ian Dorricott is a renowned Australian composer of stage musicals as well as award-winning author of school music texts, including Listen to the Music, In Tune with Music 1 and 2, and Exploring Film Music.


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