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EASDALE, B.: Film Music (BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Gamba)

Composer(s):Easdale, Brian
Artist(s)
Genre Classical Music
Category Film and TV Music
Catalogue CHAN10636
Label Chandos
Quality   320kbps
Album Price
 
MP3
USD 9.99
 

 

   



Music to Live By
Review By RV116366,March 2011

The Film Music of Brian Easdale
BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Rumon Gamba
Review by Ross Vick

I love working while listening to movie scores. We tend to view our lives as little scenes moving from vignette to vignette don’t we? And being able to tie in emotionally, yet subconsciously to the music and our task at hand is quite easy to do with this delightful CD. I enjoy, and actually prefer reading historical non-fiction and reading while listening to Film Music of Brian Easdale brings an added dimension to the reading. So, no matter your moment, relaxing, reading or working, this CD is a great companion. The selections are varied and the recording, production and performance are all first rate.

Brian Easdale Collection
Review By AC115521,March 2011

Some sixty odd years prior to the contemporaneous emotional travails of the protagonist in The Black Swan, there was the magical, visually breathtaking, The Red Shoes.

This 1948 film told the story of an equally conflicted ballerina played by Moira Shearer. The universal acclaim which greeted this film was in no small part heightened by its superb musical component. There have been several fine recordings of Brian Easdale’s music for the famed ballet sequence from The Red Shoes: Vladimir Golschmann, and Kenneth Alwyn, come to mind.

Now we have a stunning new version captured in the typically opulent sound associated with Chandos: an ideal blend of ambient warmth and transparency. Rumon Gamba, leads the BBC National Orchestra of Wales in a complete, more....







 

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