11.The Man with the Golden Arm, film score: [Unspecified excerpt]
12.Ten Commandments, film score: Overture
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Composer: Elmer Bernstein .
Issued in 2007, this installment of Silva's FILM MUSIC MASTERWORKS series cherry-picks some of the finest pieces penned for the silver screen by lauded composer Elmer Bernstein. Although best known for his sweeping work on classic Hollywood fare such as THE MAGNIFICENT SEVEN and THE GREAT ESCAPE, Bernstein also worked on comedies later in his life, as lively tracks from AIRPLANE! and GHOSTBUSTERS reveal.