Culture Clashes

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This week on The Score with Edmund Stone, music from movies about culture clashes, including Zorba the Greek, The Terminal, Starman, Local Hero, Lost in Translation and more.

This show is an encore presentation of The Score 339. We will have new shows in February. 

Music highlighted in this episode

Main Theme from Starman

Jack Nitzsche

City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra

Silva FILMXCD 359

1984

Destiny,Cannelloni, And The Tale of Viktor Navorski Reprise from The Terminal

John Williams

original soundtrack

Universal 986 287-5

2004

Zorba's Dance from Zorba The Greek

Mikis Theodorakis

City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra

Silva SILCD 1207

1964

Selections from My Fair Lady

Alan Jay Lerner

Richard Hayman and His Orchestra

Naxos 8.555015

1964

The Mist Covered Mountains from Local Hero

Mark Knopfler

original soundtrack

Warner Bros 9 45457-2

1983

Love Theme from Splash

Lee Holdridge

London Symphony Orchestra

Milan 7313835800-2

1984

Bucket of Ice from Gung Ho

Thomas Newman

original soundtrack

Milan 7313835800-2

1986

Opening Title from Crocodile Dundee

Peter Best

original soundtrack

Varese Sarabande VCD 47283

1986

Main Title from City Slickers

Mark Shaiman

original soundtrack

Varese Sarabande 302 066 460 2

1991

Return to the Jungle from Greystoke

John Scott

The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

La-La Land Records LLCD 1144

1984

Evening from The Addams Family

Marc Shaiman

original soundtrack

Capitol CDP 7 98172 2

1991

Child of the Apes and Closing (End Titles) from Greystoke

John Scott

The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

La-La Land Records LLCD 1144

1984

George to the Rescue and Rumble in the Jungle from George of the Jungle

Marc Shaiman

original soundtrack

Walt Disney 60806-7

1997

Ikebana and Goodbye from Lost in Translation

Kevin Shields

original soundtrack

Emperor Norton EMN7068-2

2003

Farewell and End Title from Dances With Wolves

John Barry

original soundtrack

Epic ZK 46982

1990

The Rescue and Finale from The Addams Family

Marc Shaiman

original soundtrack

Capitol CDP 7 98172 2

1991

Destiny,Cannelloni, And The Tale of Viktor Navorski Reprise from The Terminal

John Williams

original soundtrack

Universal 986 287-5

2004

2 Responses to “Culture Clashes”

  1. Judith Elliot McDonald

    I love this show.

    I was hoping today, though, on culture clash day, to hear something from the 1992 film At Play in the Fields of the Lord with music by Zbienew Preisner. I remember being struck by it at the time, but I don’t remember it.

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