The American Civil War

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This week on The Score, with Edmund Stone, The American Civil War as related in such movies as Gettysburg, Glory, Gone with the Wind, Cold Mountain, The Conspirator and more.

Music highlighted in this episode

Main Title from Gettysburg

Randy Edelman

original soundtrack recording

Milan 35654

1993

Dixie

Daniel Decatur Emmett

Bobby Horton, guitar

Nonesuch 79256

1990

The Battle Hymn of the Republic

Julia Ward Howe

Matt Glaser, fiddle; Jacqueline Schwab, piano

Nonesuch 79256

1990

Shenandoah

Traditional

John Levy, cello; John Colby, piano

Nonesuch 79256

1990

When Johnny Comes Marching Home

Traditional

Matt Glaser, fiddle; Yonatin Malin, flute; Jacqueline Schwab, piano; Molly Mason, guitar; Peter Amidon, banjo; Jay Ungar, mandolin

Nonesuch 79256

1990

Scarlett Walks among the Wounded from Gone with the Wind

Max Steiner

National Symphony Orchestra

RCA 452

1939

Main Title Shenandoah from Shenandoah

Frank Skinner

original soundtrack recording

MCA Records 7138 (LP album)

1965

Intermezzo from How the West Was Won

Alfred Newman

City of Prague Philharmonic

Silva 1122

1962

Death of a Soldier from The Good, The Bad & The Ugly

Ennio Morricone

original soundtrack recording

Capitol 98621

1966

Brooklyn Heights from Gangs of New York

Howard Shore

City of Prague Philharmonic

Silva 1271

2002

Anthem from Cold Mountain

Gabriel Yared

original soundtrack recording

Sony 86843

2003

Reunion/Finale from Gettysburg

Randy Edelman

original soundtrack recording

Milan 35654

1993

Ada Plays from Cold Mountain

Gabriel Yared

original soundtrack recording

Sony 86843

2003

Thee I Love from Friendly Persuasion

Dimitri Tiomkin

City of Prague Philharmonic

Prime Time 11

1956

A Call to Arms/Charging Fort Wagner/Closing Credits from Glory

James Horner

original soundtrack recording

Virgin Records 0 7777 86150 2 6

1989

Gods and Generals from Gods and Generals

John Frizzell/Randy Edelman

original soundtrack recording

Sony SK 87891

2003

Reunion/Finale from Gettysburg

Randy Edelman

original soundtrack recording

Milan 35654

1993

Music from The Conspirator

Mark Isham

original soundtrack recording

MIM Records MIM 003

2011

Lincoln Portrait

Aaron Copland

Seattle Symphony

Delos 3140

1993

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