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The Fantasy Film World of Bernard Herrmann

Bernard Herrmann, National Philharmonic Orchestra
Recorded November, 1973
Released 1974 by Decca/London (more); Liner notes by Bernard Herrmann


Album cover cues

Side One

(F) Journey to the Center of the Earth (1959) (15:03)
  1. Mountain Top and Sunrise
  2. Prelude
  3. The Grotto
  4. Salt Slides
  5. Atlantis
  6. The Giant Chameleon and the Fight
  7. The Shaft and Finale

(F) The Seventh Voyage of Sinbad (1958) (8:31)
  1. Overture
  2. The Duel with the Skeleton
  3. Baghdad

Side Two

(F) The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951) (11:35)
  1. Outer Space
  2. Radar
  3. Gort
  4. The Robot
  5. Space Control
  6. Terror
  7. Farewell and Finale

(F) Fahrenheit 451 (1966) (10:50)
  1. Prelude
  2. Fire Engine
  3. The Bedroom
  4. Flowers of Fire
  5. The Road and Finale


releases
[Rec. all]
LP
LP: The Fantasy Film World of Bernard Herrmann (1975)
Decca PFS4309 (UK)


[Rec. all]
LP
LP: The Fantasy Film World of Bernard Herrmann (1975)
London/Decca SP 44207 (USA)
images: large cover

[Cover]

[Rec. all]
CD
CD (all): Bernard Herrmann: The Concert Suites (1989)
Master Film Music/Varese Sarabande SRS 2005/8 (ADD; 4 discs)
contains: all four 1969-1975 Decca/London recordings
images: large cover

compilation
[Cover]

[Rec. all]
CD
CD: Film Fantasy
Decca/London 421 266-2 (MC=421 266-4)


[Rec. all]
CD
CD: The Fantasy Film World of Bernard Herrmann (1995)
Mobile Fidelity UDCD 656 (USA)

[Cover]

[Rec. all]
LP
LP: The Fantasy Film World of Bernard Herrmann (1995)
Mobile Fidelity MFSL 1-240 (USA; half-speed mastered)
images: large cover

[Cover]

[Rec. all]
CD
CD (all): Great Film Music (1996)
London/Decca 443 899-2
contains: The Fantasy Film World of Bernard Herrmann, + The Three Worlds of Gulliver (suite)

compilation
[Cover]


reviews/articles
- "Great Film Music/Great Hitchcock Movie Thrillers" (Corey Reed Long, 1996)
- "Essential Herrmann" (Travis Halfman, 1996)



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