Music of America - John Williams

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Music of America - John Williams
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  • Number of Discs: 3
  • Released:
  • Originally Released: 2010
  • Label: Masterworks

Tracks on Disc 1:

  • 1.Air and Simple Gifts
  • 2.American Journey; I. Immigration and Building (Instrumental)
  • 3.American Journey; II. The Country at War (Instrumental)
  • 4.American Journey; III. Popular Entertainment (Instrumental)
  • 5.American Journey; IV. Arts and Sports (Instrumental)
  • 6.American Journey; V. Civil Rights and the Women's Movement (Instrumental)
  • 7.American Journey; VI. Flight and Technology (Instrumental)
  • 8.Suite from Memoirs of a Geisha for Cello and Orchestra; Sayuri's Theme
  • 9.Suite from Memoirs of a Geisha for Cello and Orchestra; Going to School
  • 10.Suite from Memoirs of a Geisha for Cello and Orchestra; The Chairman's Waltz
  • 11.Suite from Memoirs of a Geisha for Cello and Orchestra; Brush on Silk
  • 12.Suite from Memoirs of a Geisha for Cello and Orchestra; Chiyo's Prayer
  • 13.Suite from Memoirs of a Geisha for Cello and Orchestra; Becoming A Geisha
  • 14.Song for World Peace (Instrumental)

Tracks on Disc 2:

  • 1.Summon the Heroes (for Tim Morrison) (Instrumental)
  • 2.Hymn to New England
  • 3.The Five Sacred Trees (Concerto for Bassoon and Orchestra); I. Eó Mugna (Instrumental)
  • 4.The Five Sacred Trees (Concerto for Bassoon and Orchestra); II. Tortan (Instrumental)
  • 5.The Five Sacred Trees (Concerto for Bassoon and Orchestra); III. Eó Rossa (Instrumental)
  • 6.The Five Sacred Trees (Concerto for Bassoon and Orchestra); IV. Craeb Uisnig (Instrumental)
  • 7.The Five Sacred Trees (Concerto for Bassoon and Orchestra); V. Dathi (Instrumental)
  • 8.Sound the Bells! (Instrumental)
  • 9.Elegy for Cello and Orchestra
  • 10.The Mission Theme (Theme for NBC News) (Instrumental)11. March from 1941 (Instrumental)
  • 11.The Olympic Spirit (Instrumental)

Tracks on Disc 3:

  • 1.Main Title from Star Wars (Instrumental)
  • 2.Theme from Jaws (Instrumental)
  • 3.Theme from Sugarland Express (Instrumental)
  • 4.Flying Theme from E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial (Instrumental)
  • 5.Suite from Born on the Fourth of July; I. Theme from Born on the Fourth of July (Instrumental)
  • 6.Suite from Born on the Fourth of July; II. Cua Viet River, Vietnam 1968 (Instrumental)
  • 7.Suite from Born on the Fourth of July; III. Massapequa...The Early Days (Instrumental)
  • 8.Theme from Schindler's List (Instrumental)
  • 9.Theme from Jurassic Park (Instrumental)
  • 10.Cadillac of the Skies from Empire of the Sun (Voice)
  • 11.Raiders of the Lost Ark(tm) from Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981) (Instrumental)
  • 12.Close Encounters of the Third Kind / When You Wish Upon a Star Medley; Close Encounters of the Third Kind (Excerpts)\ When You Wish Upon A Star (interpolated) (Voice)
  • 13.Throne Room and Finale from Star Wars (Instrumental)

Product Description:

Jaws, Star Wars, Schindler's List, Jurassic Park, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, Raiders of the Lost Ark it's the film music most of US think of when we see the name John Williams. This collection has those themes, but also raises the curtain on his beautiful pieces for the concert hall: Hymn to New England ; the CD debut of Suite from Memoirs of a Geisha for Cello and Orchestra (written for and recorded with Yo-Yo Ma and the Chicago Symphony Orchestra); Air and Simple Gifts (written for President Obama's inauguration); Elegy for Cello and Orchestra, and more!

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  • Sales Rank: 120,880
  • UPC: 886977063626
  • Shipping Weight: 0.21/lbs (approx)
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