Tune in for a weekly celebration of symphonic music in film. The host, Edmund Stone, is a classically trained Shakespearean actor from England whose background includes a variety of stage and screen roles. Each week he explores a different theme, from composers to film genres, and points in between. Grab your popcorn and join us!
Locally on Classical 89 every Saturday at 6pm, MST
89.1 FM & 89.5 FM (southern Utah County)
online at here
Music for Ancient Worlds
How film composers have imagined the music of ancient civilizations. We'll hear scores for films including Alexander, The Ten Commandments, and more. Playlist information is available at www.thescore.org.
We'll hear music from films that parody other films including Galaxy Quest, Airplane and more.
Bad Movies/ Great Scores
We'll hear first-rate scores from films that were critical flops, including The Postman, Waterworld, and The Last Airbender.
Music by one of France's best-loved film composers and a favorite of director Francois Truffaut. Selections from Platoon, Steel Magnolias, Agnes of God and more.
Our Love Affair with the Automobile
We love our cars and movies include them all the time but there are a few films devoted exclusively to the internal combustion engine. This week we look at some of these, from Fast and Furious to Gran Torino, Spielberg's Dual to Pixar's Cars, it's all about the things we drive. Playlist information is available at www.thescore.org.