The Film Music of Arthur Benhamin & Leighton Lucas ()

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The Film Music of Arthur Benhamin & Leighton Lucas - Rumon Gamba/BBC National Orchestra of Wales

Track Listing
  1. Suite. 1. Title Music
  2. Suite. 2. Walls that Surpass the Imagination
  3. Suite. 3. The Great Lift
  4. Suite. 4. Top of the World and Final Bars
  5. The Storm Clouds Cantata (from The Man Who Knew Too Much)
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  1. Suite. 1. Title Music
  2. Suite. 2. Walls that Surpass the Imagination
  3. Suite. 3. The Great Lift
  4. Suite. 4. Top of the World and Final Bars
  5. The Storm Clouds Cantata (from The Man Who Knew Too Much)
  6. Waltz
  7. Hyde Park Galop
  8. Portrait of the Amethyst. 1. Theme
  9. Portrait of the Amethyst. 2. Hornpipe
  10. Portrait of the Amethyst. 3. The Amethyst March
  11. Dedication (after Schumann's "Widmung")
  12. Prelude and Dam Blast
  13. Stage Fright Rhapsody
  14. Suite. 1. Prelude
  15. Suite. 2. Love Scene
  16. Suite. 3. March
  17. Opening Titles
  18. Setting the Path - Diagram Lights
  19. Thornton-le-Dale
  20. Smoking Engine - Pan across York - Committee Room - Portraits - Railway
  21. March-Prelude
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Arthur Benjamin (1893-1960) is by far the better known of the two composers represented on this CD, a beautifully recorded body of mostly premiere recordings. Benjamin's most well-known piece of music was "The Storm Clouds Cantata" from Alfred Hitchcock's The Man Who Knew Too Much -- the piece was used in both the 1934 and (with expanded scoring ...

The Film Music of Arthur Benhamin & Leighton Lucas 2012, Chandos

UPC: 095115171325

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