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Playlists with tracks by John Powell

Saturday 12th September 2020
07:00
Sound of Cinema
Harry Gregson-Williams
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Matthew Sweet with the composer of Shrek, The Martian and Mulan.

Ammar El Sherei Ahwak
Gabriel Yared Betty Blue: Betty and Zorg
Hans Zimmer Crimson Tide: Little Ducks
John Powell Chicken Run: Lift Off
John Powell Chicken Run: Main Titles
Sunday 21st June 2020
11:00
Words and Music
Flights of Fancy
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Barbara Flynn and Hugo Speer with readings and music on imaginative and physical flight.

Joni Mitchell This Flight Tonight
George Walker Lyric for strings
Kevin Volans String Quartet No 1 (White Man Sleeps; First Dance)
Natalie Klouda Fantasy Triptych (I. Explorations: Clara)
Brian Eno Music for Airports
Ralph Vaughan Williams Three Shakespeare Songs: No 1 Full fathom five
Dilys Elwyn-Edwards Nos o haf (Summer Night)
Ralph Vaughan Williams A Vision of Aeroplanes
Einojuhani Rautavaara Cantus Arcticus, Op. 61 (Concerto for Birds & Orchestra) - III. Swans Migrating
Sadie Harrison Gallery for Solo Violin, Room 1: The Flight of Swallows
Sue Rothstein Flying with the Birds
Howard Shore Lord Of The Rings: The Fellowship Of The Ring (2001): A Journey in the Dark
Tan Dun 8 Memories in Watercolor: No. 7, Floating Clouds
Jim Morrison Sunset (Bird of Prey)
John Powell How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (2019) - Night Fury Killer
Jonathan Dove Airport scenes - suite from the opera 'Flight' (No 4: Departures)
Saturday 2nd February 2019
07:00
Sound of Cinema
Music for Dragons
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Composer John Powell discusses his music for How To Train Your Dragon

John Powell How To Train Your Dragon 2 (2014) - Stoick's Ship
John Powell How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (2019) - Hidden World
John Powell The Prize Is Still Mine
Brian Tyler Thor: The Dark World (2013) - Title
John Powell How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (2019) - Once There Were Dragons
Harry Gregson‐Williams Shrek (2001): Fairytale
John Williams Star Wars - A New Hope (1977) - The Throne Room and End Title
Howard Shore Lord Of The Rings: The Fellowship Of The Ring (2001) - Concerning Hobbits
John Williams Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017) - The Rebellion Is Reborn
Howard Shore The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012) - The Adventure Begins
Marvin Hamlisch The Spy Who Loved Me (1977) - Bond '77
John Powell How To Train Your Dragon (2010) - This Is Berk
John Powell How To Train Your Dragon (2010) - Forbidden Friendship
John Powell How To Train Your Dragon (2010) - Test Drive
John Powell How To Train Your Dragon 2 (2014) - Hiccup Confronts Drago
Monday 21st January 2019
04:00
Essential Classics
Monday with Ian Skelly - Mendelssohn's Midsummer Night's Dream Overture, Mary Lucas's Concrete Boathouse, Simon Armitage
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Refresh your morning with a great selection of classical music

Felix Mendelssohn A Midsummer Night's Dream (Overture, Op 21)
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky Capriccio italien, Op 45
Carl Maria von Weber Oberon (Overture)
Johann Pachelbel Canon and gigue in D major
Percy Grainger Country Gardens
Nicola Porpora Alto giove (Polifemo)
Claude Debussy Feux d'artifice (Preludes, Book 2)
Hector Berlioz Le carnaval romain
George Frideric Handel La réjouissance (Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351)
Jean Sibelius 2 Serenades Op.69 for violin and orchestra: no.1 in D major
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Symphony No. 40 in G Minor, K. 550: 4th mvt - Allegro assai
Arthur Sullivan Iolanthe (Overture)
Camille Saint‐Saëns Piano Concerto No 5 in F major, Op 103, 'Egyptian'
Johann Sebastian Bach Cello Suite No 1 in G major, BWV 1007 (Allemande)
Johannes Brahms Theme and Variations for piano from String Sextet, Op 18 No 1
John Powell Faces without Names (The Bourne Ultimatum)
Claudio Monteverdi Vespro della beata Vergine (1610): Lauda Jerusalem
Joseph Haydn String Quartet in D major, Op 33 No 6
Edmund Rubbra Symphony No 5 (2nd mvt)
Madeleine Dring Trio for flute, oboe & piano (2nd mvt, Andante semplice)
Mary Lucas Lament
Franz Schubert Impromptu in C minor, D 899 No 1
Saturday 12th January 2019
06:00
Sound of Cinema
Double Acts
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Matthew Sweet with music for cinematic duos.

Frank Skinner Abbott and Costello meet Frankenstein (1948) - Titles
Rolfe Kent Stan & Ollie (2019) - End Titles
Henry Mancini Silver Streak (1976) - Theme
Thomas Adès Colette (2018) - Colette's Journey
Hoagy Carmichael To Have and Have Not (1943) - How Little We Know
Alan Silvestri Night At The Museum (2006) - Title theme
I Monster Shaun of the Dead (2004) - The Blue Wrath
Alex North Cleopatra (1963) - Overture / Main Title / Cleopatra's Barge
J. Leubrie Hill Way Out West (1937) - At The Ball, That's All!
Ballard MacDonald Way Out West (1937) - Trail of the Lonesome Pine
John Powell Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005) - Assassin's Tango
Bruno Coulais Coraline (2009) - Spink and Forcible / End Credits / The Party
Jule Styne Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953) - Diamonds Are A Girl's Best Friend
Burt Bacharach Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969) - Raindrops Keep Falling On My Head
Mark Mothersbaugh 21 Jump Street (2012) - Back Together
Danny Elfman Men In Black (1997) - M.I.B. Closing Theme
Marvin Hatley Dance of the Cuckoos (Laurel & Hardy ‎Theme)
Dimitri Tiomkin Gunfight At The O.K. Corral (1957) - Titles
Marvin Hatley Way Out West (1937) - Stage Coach Manners
Frank De Vol Guess Who's Coming To Dinner (1967) - Dear Old Dad
Neal Hefti The Odd Couple (1968) - Theme
Saturday 20th October 2018
06:00
Sound of Cinema
Forests
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Matthew Sweet goes into the woods

Nathan Larson A Walk In The Woods (2015) - So Many Stars
Atli Örvarsson Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters (2013) - The Witch Hunters / The Fairy Tale
Popol Vuh Aguirre - Wrath of God (1972) - Aguirre 1 (L'acrime di rei)
Bear McCreary The Forest (2016) - Journey to Aokigahara
Ryuichi Sakomoto The Revenant (2015) - Main Theme
Christopher Spelman The Lost City of Z (2017) - The Hunt
Stephen Sondheim Into The Woods (2014) - Moments in the Woods
Dario Marianelli The Brothers Grimm (2005) - End Credits
David Julyan The Cabin In The Woods (2012) - In The Beginning ...
Harry Manfredini Friday the 13th (1980) - Overlay of Evil / Main Title / Closing Theme
James Horner Avatar (2010): Scorched Earth
Jerry Goldsmith The Edge (1997) - Lost in the Wild
John Carpenter Halloween (2018) - The Grind
John Powell The Lorax (2012) - Let it Grow
Saturday 14th July 2018
06:00
Sound of Cinema
Music and British Animation
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Matthew Sweet marks the 50th anniversary of Yellow Submarine.

Alain Legrand The Magic Roundabout
Harry Gregson‐Williams Early Man (2018): Prehistoric Prologue
Vernon Eliott Ivor the Engine (1959): Theme
Howard Blake The Snowman (2016): The Snowmen's Dance
John Faulkner Bagpuss (1974): The Bony King Of Nowhere, The Prima Ballerina, Mouse Round
John Powell Chicken Run (2000): Opening Titles
Angela Morley Watership Down (1978): End Credits
Johnny Hawksworth Roobarb and Custard
Barry Gray Thunderbirds Are Go (1966): Thunderbirds Theme, Alan's Dream, Martian Mystery
Julian Nott The Curse Of The Were-Rabbit (2005): Wallace & Gromit
Carl Davis Ethel And Ernest (2016): Opening
Mátyás Seiber Animal Farm (1954): Theme
Clint Mansell Loving Vincent (2017): The Sower with Setting Sun
Michael Giacchino Incredibles 2 (2018): Incredits 2
Don Barreto La Belle Creole
Mike Batt The Wombling Song
Freddie Phillips Camberwick Green (1966): Music Box
Paul Leonard-Morgan Walking With Dinosaurs (2013): 3 BFF
Freddie Phillips Camberwick Green (1972): Windy Miller's Song
Roger Waters The Wall (1984): Another Brick In The Wall
Thursday 14th June 2018
07:00
In Tune
Beatrice Rana, John Powell, Ian Bostridge
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Sean Rafferty presents with guests including composer John Powell and tenor Ian Bostridge.

Claude Debussy Pour le piano: Toccata
Alexander Borodin In the steppes of central Asia
Felix Mendelssohn A Midsummer Night's Dream: Scherzo
Edvard Grieg Homage March (Sigurd Jorsalfar)
Hugo Wolf Der Tambour (Morike-Lieder)
Hugo Wolf Spätherbstnebel (Lieder nach Heine)
Amy Beach Scottish Legend for piano Op 54 No 1
Jean-Baptiste Barrière Sonata for two cellos in G major (1st mvt)
Antonín Dvořák Humoresque
Johann Sebastian Bach Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: I. Aria
Camille Saint‐Saëns Havanaise for violin and orchestra (Op.83)
Johann Sebastian Bach Sonata no 3 in E major BWV 1016 for violin and keyboard (4th mvt)
John Powell The Bourne Ultimatum: Waterloo (excerpt)
John Powell A Prussian Requiem: VI. The Papers Of Peace
Leonard Bernstein Symphony No 2 'The Age of Anxiety', Part II: The Masque - Extremely fast
Francisco Guerrero O altitudo divitiarum
Marc‐Antoine Charpentier Litanies de la vierge: Kyrie eleison
George Frideric Handel D'un barbaro scortese (Poro)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Don Giovanni, K 527: Overture
Hugo Wolf Ganymed (Goethe-Lieder)
Saturday 26th May 2018
06:00
Sound of Cinema
'Caparisoned like a man'
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Matthew Sweet with music for films that find women disguised as men.

John Powell SOLO - A STAR WARS STORY (2018): "The Good Guy"
Marcel Barsotti POPE JOAN (2009): "Liber Pontificalis"
Maurice Jarre POPE JOAN: THE DEVIL'S IMPOSTER (1972): "Main Titles"
Éric Serra The Messanger (1999): "Talk To Him" "A Sword In A Field" "Joan and the Wolves"
Michel Legrand YENTL (1983) "Suite"
Brian Byrne ALBERT NOBBS (2011): "Albert's Fantasy Store"
Mischa Spoliansky SAINT JOAN (1957): "Dream Minuet" "End Titles"
Georges Auric LOLA MONTEZ (1955): "Main Titles - Circus"
Patrick Doyle AS YOU LIKE IT (2006): "Violin Romance"
Herbert Stothart QUEEN CHRISTINA (1933): "Score"
Shaun Davey TWELFTH NIGHT (1996): "Shipwreck/Illyria"
Howard Shore Lord of the Rings: RETURN OF THE KING (2003): "Shieldmaiden of Rohan"
William Walton AS YOU LIKE IT (1936): "Title Music"
Jeff Danna THE BREADWINNER (2017): "The Land of the Noble"
Jen Anderson PANDORA'S BOX (1929): "Legend of Pandora"
Jerry Goldsmith MULAN (1998): "Suite"
Wednesday 2nd March 2016
16:30
In Tune
Anthony Roth Costanzo, Jose Serebrier, Roderick Williams
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Guests include Anthony Roth Costanzo, Jose Serebrier and Roderick Williams.

Philip Glass Akhnaten (Window of appearances)
Felix Mendelssohn Violin Concerto in E minor, Op.64 (iii. Allegro molto vivace)
Antonin Dvorak Symphony No 7 in D minor (Scherzo: Poco meno mosso)
Kurt Weill September Song
Maurice Ravel Piano Trio
Michael Stimpson Dylan (The Beginning)
Bedrich Smetana The Bartered bride - opera B.143..: Act 3 sc.2; Skocna [Dance of the comedians]
Antonio Vivaldi Concerto for vln & orch (RV.269) (Op.8`1) "La Primavera", Allegro[Giunt'e la...]
Richard Peirson Amadigi di Gaula (Pena Tiranna)
Richard Peirson Porgy and Bess (Summertime)
Iain Burnside Let us garlands bring, Op 18 (Who is Sylvia)
Iain Burnside This is thy hour, Oh soul
Iain Burnside 15 Romances from Tieck's 'Magelone' (Keinen hat es noch gereut)
Fanny Mendelssohn Quartet for strings in E flat major [1834], 2nd movement; Allegretto
Johann Sebastian Bach Sheep may safely graze orch. Stokowski [from Cantata no.208]
John Powell A Prussian Requiem (Introduction and March)
Saturday 17th October 2015
15:00
Sound of Cinema
Changing the Way We Think
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Matthew Sweet introduces scores for films that have changed the way we think about cinema.

James Horner Avatar - Jake's First Flight
Elmer Bernstein The Magnificent Seven - Titles and Calvera
John Williams Jaws - Main Title
John Powell Pan
John Barry Midnight Cowboy - Theme
Frank Churchill Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs - 'Love's First Kiss (Finale)'
Zbigniew Preisner Dekalog V - Part 1
John Williams Jaws - One Barrel Chase
Bernard Herrmann Taxi Driver - Main Theme
Fumio Hayasaka The Seven Samurai - Kikuchiyo's Mambo
Alfred Newman The Robe - Slave Market and entrance of Caligula
Joseph Carl Breil The Birth of a Nation - Ride of the Klansman
Camille Saint‐Saëns L'Assassinat du Duc de Guise - Introduction and Premiere Tableau
Frank Churchill Snow White and the Seven Dwars - Just Like a Doll's House
John Williams Star Was - A New Hope: Cantina Band
Bruce Broughton The Young Sherlock Holmes - Main Title
Saturday 10th October 2015
15:00
Sound of Cinema
From out of the Shadows
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Matthew Sweet presents music from films featuring assassins and hitmen.

James Horner Enemy at the Gates - The River Crossing to Stalingrad
Max Steiner Sergeant York - Overture
Mikis Theodorakis Z - Main Theme
Georges Delerue The Day of the Jackal - Suite
Ennio Morricone Violent City - Main Theme
David Amram The Manchurian Candidate - Summer Affair/Wiggin out in Central Park/Main Theme
Jóhann Jóhannsson Sicario - Armoured Vehicle
John Williams The Killers - Main Theme
Danny Elfman Wanted - Success Montage
Ron Grainer The Assassination Bureau - The Assassination Trot
John Powell Mr and Mrs Smith - Assassin's Tango
David Buttolph This Gun For Hire
Éric Serra Nikita - Learning Time
Éric Serra Leon - What's Happening Out There
John Williams JFK - Prologue
Saturday 13th June 2015
16:00
Sound of Cinema
Prehistory
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Matthew Sweet introduces a selection of film music with a prehistoric theme.

John Williams Jurassic Park
Michael Giacchino Jurassic World
James Newton Howard Dinosaur - Epilogue
John Powell Ice Age 3
Mario Nascimbene One Million Years BC
Adam Cork London Road - London Road in Bloom
Paul Sawtell The Lost World
Jerome Moross The Valley of Gwangi
Mario Nascimbene When Dinosaurs Ruled the Earth - Suite
Saturday 21st June 2014
16:00
Sound of Cinema
Computer Animations and John Powell
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Matthew Sweet talks to John Powell about films scores for computer-animated features.

John Powell HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON II (2014): Flying With Mother
John Powell HANCOCK (1996): The Moon And The Superhero
John Powell RIO 2 (2013): 20th Century Fox Fanfare (Rio 2 Samba Version)/Battuccia Pagode
Philip Glass DRACULA (1931): Dr van Helsing and Dracula
Henry Jackman PUSS IN BOOTS (2011): The Puss Suite
Elmer Bernstein THE BLACK CAULDRON (1985): End Titles
Harry Gregson-Williams SHREK (2001): Transformation/The End
Stephen Schwartz PRINCE OF EGYPT (1998): Playing With The Big Boys
Harry Gregson-Williams ANTZ (1998): The Antz go Marching to War
John Powell ICE AGE 3 ? DAWN OF THE DINOSAURS (2009): Code Blue
John Powell MR AND MRS SMITH (2005): Assassin's Tango
John Powell HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON (2010): This Is Berk
Saturday 19th April 2014
16:00
Sound of Cinema
Comic Strip Heroes
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Matthew Sweet introduces music from superhero films.

Hans Zimmer THE DARK KNIGHT: Like A Dog Chasing Cars
Alan Silvestri CAPTAIN AMERICA: Captain America
John Powell X MEN - THE LAST STAND: The Last Stand
Alan Menken CAPTAIN AMERICA: Star Spangled Man
Danny Elfman BATMAN: Titles
Hans Zimmer THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2: You're That Spider Guy
Booker T. Jones X MEN - FIRST CLASS: Green Onions
Franz Waxman THE BRIDE OF FRANKENSTEIN: Main Titles/Processional
John Williams SUPERMAN: Main Title/Trip to Earth/March of the Villains/Love Theme
Elliot Goldenthal BATMAN FOREVER: Titles
James Horner THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN: Promises
Saturday 7th December 2013
16:00
Sound of Cinema
Here Be Dragons...
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Matthew Sweet presents a selection of film scores inspired by fantasy. myth and adventure.

John Williams John Williams: Welcome to Jurassic Park
John Powell John Powell: This is Berk
Tan Dun Tan Dun: Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
Randy Edelman Randy Edelman: To The Stars
Howard Shore Howard Shore: Icarus
Edward Shearmur Edward Shearmur: Marauders
Howard Shore Howard Shore: Girion, Lord of Dale
Howard Shore Howard Shore: The Bridge of Khazad Dum
Howard Shore Howard Shore: The Ring Goes South
George Fenton George Fenton: Shadowlands (End Credits)
Alex North Alex North: The White Horse - Into The Sunset
Mikls Rzsa Miklos Rozsa: Prelude
Mikls Rzsa Miklos Rozsa: Arrival of the Homunculus
Mikls Rzsa Miklos Rozsa: Sinbad's Decision