Options Morricone Island with Devon E. Levins: Playlist from June 2, 2015 Options

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Soundtrack music from the first silent forward. If it was written for the moving image, we'll play it. Library music included; popcorn optional.

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Options June 2, 2015: ROBERT TOWNSON (Varese Sarabande)
Morricone Island welcomes Robert Townson, Varèse Sarabande's executive producer who has personally produced well over 1,100 soundtracks including those by Jerry Goldsmith, Miklós Rózsa, Bernard Herrmann, Alex North, Elmer Bernstein and show namesake Ennio Morricone. As the most prolific producer of film music in the world, Robert has averaged one new album release a week for over 25 years. Founded in 1978, Varèse is the first label dedicated solely to film music and the most prolific film music label in the world boasting well over 1,500 soundtracks with 60 to 70 titles added each year. Varèse recently launched a subscription series "LP to CD" featuring vinyl albums never released on CD kicked off by Charles Bernstein’s April Fool's Day, as well as Varèse Live Entertainment which focuses on live film music with a debut concert scheduled June 11 at the Redondo Beach Performing Arts Center in collaboration with the Golden State Pops Orchestra and Maestro Steven Allen Fox entitled "Back In Time. . .1985 Live!" with guest performances by composers David Newman, Bruce Broughton, David Shire, Christopher Lennertz and Jeff Beal.

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Artist Track Album Label Comments Images Approx. start time
Ennio Morricone  Pirate Camp   Options The Island  Varèse Sarabande   
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Ennio Morricone 
Island Magic   Options The Island  Varèse Sarabande  Bed 
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Ennio Morricone  Panthers and Jaguars   Options Sahara  Varèse Sarabande   
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Ennio Morricone  Alarm   Options Sahara  Varèse Sarabande   
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Ennio Morricone  Main Title   Options Bloodline  Varèse Sarabande   
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Ennio Morricone  Kalidor`s Theme excerpt from Symphonic Suite for Chorus and Orchestra   Options Red Sonja  Varèse Sarabande   
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Jerry Goldsmith  Main Title/The Second Coming   Options The Omen III: The Final Conflict  Varèse Sarabande   
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      Interview Robert Townson 
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Alex North  Main Title   Options Spartacus  Varèse Sarabande   
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Alex North  Love Theme   Options Spartacus  Varèse Sarabande   
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      Interview Robert Townson 
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Listener comments!

Avatar Swag For Life Member Tue. 6/2/15 7:04pm common:

great score! horrible flick, the island
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Tue. 6/2/15 7:05pm chris:

Varèse Sarabande, giving shitty movies a fighting chance, since 1978
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Tue. 6/2/15 7:06pm chris:

(and i mean that in the most loving way possible) really looking forward to the interview!
  Tue. 6/2/15 7:15pm Tommy:

Once upon a time in the west
Avatar Swag For Life Member Tue. 6/2/15 7:22pm axlotl:

@common but great poster.

I cannot believe this show exists; I've been neglecting Tuesdays for too long.
  Tue. 6/2/15 7:40pm T D:

Always a great playlist Devon.
  Tue. 6/2/15 7:47pm P-90:

This was one of North's best scores.
  Tue. 6/2/15 7:50pm P-90:

Spartacus: An example of the very rare score that actually elevates a movie that already very good.
  Tue. 6/2/15 8:00pm P-90:

28,000 in Krakow! Congratulations Mr. Townsen, and thanks Devon for another excellent interview.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Tue. 6/2/15 8:01pm chris:

oh shoot! i wasn't done listening! :( thanks, Devon!
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