Saturday Cinema: American Nostalgia

by Lynne Warfel
June 28, 2014
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Robert Redford, 'The Natural' (DVD cover) (Sony Pictures)

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This week on Saturday Cinema, Lynne Warfel features the music from iconic American films, including Summer of '42, The Natural and Star Wars.


Legrand: Summer of 42
Cincinnati Pops/Kunzel
Telarc 80168

Williams: Born on the Fourth of July
Boston Pops/Williams
Sony 51333

Cohan: Yankee Doodle Dandy

Williams: Jaws (Summer release 1975)
Royal Scottish Orchestra
Varese 66255

Newman: Suite from The Natural River City Brass Band Summit 310

Waxman: A Place in the Sun
National Philharmonic/Gerhardt
RCA 708

Steiner: a Summer Place
Cincinnati Pops/Kunzel
Telarc 80168

Williams: Suite from Star Wars
National Philharmonic/Gerhardt
RCA 2698
(Summer release 1977)

The Natural - original 1984 trailer: