Saturday Night at the Movies: 1 December 2012

This weekend, Howard takes a look at some great film adaptations of all sorts of novels. Join Howard from 5pm to 7pm this Saturday night.

Inspired by the soundtrack for the new movie Great Expectations, he’ll also be featuring the new score for the film The Life of Pi.  Plus – all sorts of famous books set to music, including Great Expectations, Sense and Sensibility and Harry Potter.

John Barry: Out of Africa - Main title                                              
London Symphony Orchestra                                                   
John Williams                        

Nigel Hess: Ladies in Lavender                                                       
Nicola Benedetti                                                            
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra                                              
Kirill Karabits                      

Howard Shore: Lord of the Rings - Many meetings                                       
London Philharmonic Orchestra;London Voices                                 
Howard Shore                         

Howard Shore: Lord of the Rings - The Council of Elrond                                
London Philharmonic Orchestra                                               
Howard Shore                         

Howard Shore: Lord of the Rings - fellowship of the Ring                             
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra                                                
David Arnold                         

Carl Davis: Pride and Prejudice Suite - Meet the Family                             
Melvyn Tan (piano)                                                          
Philharmonia Orchestra                                                      
Carl Davis                           
                                             
Max Steiner: Gone with the Wind - Tara's Theme                                    
Itzhak Perlman                                                              
Boston Pops Orchestra                                                       
John Williams                        

Patrick Doyle: My Father's Favourite                                                  
From the soundtrack to the film 'Sense & Sensibility'                       
Studio orchestra                                                            
Robert Ziegler                       

Mychael Danna: The Life of Pi - Pi and Richard Parker                                  
Studio Musicians                                                            

John Williams: Harry Potter - Hedwig's Theme                                           
Studio Orchestra                                           
John Williams                        

John Williams: War Horse - The Homecoming                                             
Studio Orchestra                                                            
John Williams                        

John Williams: Superman - Main Theme                                                 
London Symphony Orchestra                                                   
John Williams                        

Patrick Doyle: Great Expectations - Estella's Theme                                  
Studio Orchestra                                                            
David Snell                          

Richard Hartley: Great Expectations - The Ride to Sati's House                           
Studio Musicians                                                            

Richard Hartley: Great Expectations - Mr Wemick's Folly                                  
Studio Musicians                                                            

Richard Hartley: Great Expectations - Suite                                                
Stealing the Vittles; God Bless You Pip;                                    
Allowing for Debts; Jilted                                                  
Studio Musicians                                                            

Richard Hartley: Great Expectations - You're Part of Me                                
Studio Musicians                                                            

Richard Hartley: Great Expectations - Handel You Have a Letter                           
Studio Musicians                                                            

Dario Marianelli: Dawn                                                                     
Jean-Yves Thibaudet                                                         

Dario Marianelli: Anna Karenina - Overture                                                 
Studio Orchestra                                                            
Benjamin Wallfisch                   

Dario Marianelli: Jane Eyre - My Edward and I                                               
Jack Liebeck                                                                
Studio Orchestra                                                            
Benjamin Wallfisch                   

Dario Marianelli: Jane Eyre - The Call Within; Awaken                                       
Jack Liebeck                                                                
Studio Orchestra                                                            
Benjamin Wallfisch                   

Richard Addinsell: Tom Brown's Schooldays - Overture                                       
BBC Concert Orchestra                                                       
Kenneth Alwyn                        

Giuseppe Verdi: La Forza del Destino - Overture                                         
Giuseppe Verdi Symphony Orchestra of Milan                                  
Riccardo Chailly                     

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