Music for a Hot Summer Day!

July 24, 2021, 9:20 am

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If the temperatures are too much for you this week-end, stay in and keep cool with Soundtrack!

Michael and Maggie explore the music of American composer David Amram, Greg Broderick heads off to the wild, wild West, and we journey together to the Red River Valley and the mighty Mississippi!


David Amram: Selections from The Manchurian Candidate (1962).

Woody Jackson: Outlaws From The West, from the videogame Red Dead Redemption II.

Ramin Djawadi: Sweetwater, from the sci-fi series Westworld (2016)

David Amram: Theme and Variations on Red River Valley, The Manhattan Chamber Orchestra with flutist Julius Baker.

Virgil Thomson: a suite from the 1938 documentary, The River, Sir Neville Marriner leading the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra.