The music of America

by Williams, John, 1932-

Language: Undetermined
Format: Music CD 2010
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
Available (1)
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CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio--Music CD COMPACT DISC Or Wil 46645
Location  CLP - Main Library
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio--Music CD
Call Number  COMPACT DISC Or Wil 46645
Air and simple gifts (Yo-Yo Ma, cello ; Itzhak Perlman, violin ; Gabriela Montero, piano ; Anthony McGill, clarinet) (4:30)
American journey (Recording Arts Orchestra of Los Angeles) (25:00)
Suite from Memoirs of a geisha : for cello and orchestra (Yo-Yo Ma, cello ; Chicago Symphony Orchestra) (29:00)
Song for world peace (Recording Arts Orchestra of Los Angeles) (4:42)
Summon the heroes : for Tim Morrison (the Boston Pops Orchestra) (6:14)
Hymn to New England (Utah Symphony Orchestra) (3:12)
The five sacred trees : concerto for bassoon and orchestra (Judith LeClair, bassoon ; London Symphony Orchestra) (26:00)
Sound the bells! (Recording Arts Orchestra of Los Angeles) (2:50)
Elegy for cello and orchestra (Yo-Yo Ma, cello ; Recording Arts Orchestra of Los Angeles) (6:22)
The mission theme : theme for NBC nightly news (Recording Arts Orchestra of Los Angeles) (3:30)
March from 1941 (4:14) ; The Olympic spirit (4:06) (the Boston Pops Orchestra)
Main title from Star wars (5:44) ; Theme from Jaws (2:51) (London Symphony Orchestra)
Theme from Sugarland Express (Toots Thielemans, harmonica ; the Boston Pops Orchestra) (3:35)
Flying theme : from E.T., the Extra-Terrestrial (London Symphony Orchestra) (3:42)
Suite from Born on the Fourth of July (Tim Morrison, trumpet ; the Boston Pops Orchestra) (15:00)
Theme from Schlindler's list (Itzhak Perlman, violin ; Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra) (3:33)
Theme from Jurassic Park (the Boston Pops Orchestra) (5:29)
Cadillac of the skies : from Empire of the sun (American Boychoir ; Tanglewood Festival Chorus ; the Boston Pops Orchestra) (4:58)
Raiders march : from Raiders of the lost ark (5:11) ; Excerpts from Close encounters of the third kind (9:46) (the Boston Pops Orchestra)
Throne room and finale from Star wars (the Skywalker Symphony Orchestra) (7:57).

Additional Information
Subjects Orchestral music.
Motion picture music -- Excerpts.
Quartets (Piano, clarinet, violin, cello)
Cello with orchestra.
Concertos (Bassoon)
Television music -- Excerpts.
Suites (Orchestra)
Publisher [New York] :Masterworks,2010
Other Titles Instrumental music.
Contributors Ma, Yo-Yo, 1955- performer.
Perlman, Itzhak, 1945- performer.
Montero, Gabriela, performer.
McGill, Anthony, performer.
LeClair, Judith, performer.
Thielemans, Toots, performer.
Morrison, Timothy, performer.
Recording Arts Orchestra of Los Angeles, performer.
Chicago Symphony Orchestra, performer.
Boston Pops Orchestra, performer.
Utah Symphony Orchestra, performer.
London Symphony Orchestra, performer.
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, performer.
American Boychoir, performer.
Tanglewood Festival Chorus, performer.
Skywalker Symphony Orchestra, performer.
Participants/Performers John Williams, conductor ; with various soloists and orchestras.
Language Undetermined
Notes All selections previously released (℗1990-℗2009).
Compact discs.
Program notes by Elizabeth Bergman ([12] p. : ports.) inserted in container.
Description 3 audio discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
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