Lambert and Berners Film Music

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The Film Music of Constant Lambert and Lord Berners BBC Concert Orchestra/Gamba
Available at chandos.net

 

Constant Lambert (1905-1951)
Suite from ‘Merchant Seamen’ (1940) 14:35
1 1 Fanfare 1:28
2 2 Convoy in Fog 2:26
3 3 Attack 4:21
4 4 Safe Convoy 3:30
5 5 March 2:49

Suite from ‘Anna Karenina’ (1948) 30:19
arr. Philip Lane
6 1 Main Titles and opening scene 3:58
7 2 Anna and Vronsky’s first meeting 2:20
8 3 Anna and Vronsky on the train 2:39
9 4 Séance scene 2:35
10 5 Anna and Vronsky discovered 1:43
11 6 Anna’s garden 3:32
12 7 Anna’s illness 2:50
13 8 Anna and Vronsky in Venice (Forlana) 4:02
14 9 Anna and Vronsky part acrimoniously 3:13
15 10 Finale 3:23

Lord Berners (1883-1950)
From ‘Champagne Charlie’ (1944) 5:44
16 Come on Algernon 3:08
orch. Philip Lane
Mary Carewe soprano
17 Polka 2:34
orch. Philip Lane

18 Suite from ‘Nicholas Nickelby’ (1947) 10:23
Nicholas & Madeline Bray – Meno mosso – Kate Nickleby
& the Mantilinis – Ralph Nickleby & Miss La Creevy –
Miss La Creevy – Love Scene (Kate & Frank) – Mr Squeers –
The Cherryble Brothers – The Death of Smike – Nicholas says
goodbye to Crummies – The Hampton Inn – The Wedding

Suite from ‘The Halfway House’ (1944) 18:09
arr. Philip Lane
19 1 Main Titles 1:46
20 2 The Concert 2:16
21 3 Bicycle Ride 1:14
22 4 ‘Drowning’ Scene 2:39
23 5 Séance Waltz 4:15
orch. Philip Lane
24 6 Resolutions & Finale 5:57
Joyful Company of Singers (female voices)