Best of Soundtrack: Hollywood Edition

May 1, 2021, 8:55 am

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This week includes an encore of award-winning film music, a favorite videogame pick, and a focus on composers who have a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame!

We welcome the month of May with a Lerner&Loewe classic, revisit the oscar-winning score for Soul, and focus on past Soundtrack favourites, Ennio Morricine, Alfred Newman, Leonard Bernstein, and explore the concert music of surprising star recipient, Ignace Jan Paderewski!


Lerner&Loewe: Camelot/The Lusty Month of May. From the original motion picture soundtrack featuring Vanessa Redgrave.

Trent Reznor & Atticus Ross: Soul/Epiphany.

Jon Batiste: Soul/Born To Play.

Peter McConnell: Stay Out of the Moonlight, from the video game, Psychonauts.

Ennio Morricone: The Hateful Eight/Overture, performed by the Czech National Symphony Orchestra.

Leonard Bernstein: West Side Story/Cool, performed by Lara Downs.

Ignace Jan Paderewski: Concert Fantasy on Themes from Manru, performed by the Krakow State Philharmonic.

Alfred Newman: a suite from 1952 MGM soundtrack ,The Prisoner of Zenda.