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Living Live: The Art of the Soundtrack



Devon E Levins of Morricone Youth (East Village Radio) and Fabio Roberti of Strength Through Failure (WFMU Radio) talk soundtrack history, technique, gossip, and treasure hunting followed by 2+ hours of amazing scores they picked specially for us. The Clocktower's David Weinstein and Jeannie Hopper co-host with artist Peter Coffin who co-curated this radio series as part of his Living exhibition at Red Bull Studios in the summer of 2014.

Radio veterans Levins and Roberti are experienced chroniclers and analysts of film scores and film lore with encyclopedic knowledge and terrific collections. They discuss historic trends in the field, handpick winners and losers and assess the current scene.

The conversation is followed by an eclectic music selection tilting toward the more obscure work and including the greats. Here is the astounding list of tracks on this program:

Opening:
Stu Phillips and the Sandpipers - Beyond the Valley of the Dolls - S/T

Prelude:
Javelin - Canyon Candy - Luakabop

Fabio Roberti:

Kunihiko Murai - Yajugari M-14 - Hanzo the Razor
Leonard Rosenmen - March of the Apes - Beneath the Planet of the Apes
Jean-Pierre Mirouze - Tivoli by Night - Le Marriage Collectif
Piero Piccioni - Charms - Camille 2000
Walter Kubiczeck - Tentakel - Das Unisichtbare Visier
Anton Abril and Marcello Giombini - 4,3,2,1…morte (seq 5) - 4,3,2,1…morte
Michel Polnareff - The Rapist (excerpt) - Lipstick
Ryuichi Sakamoto - George in the Rain - Love is the Devil
Krzysztof Penderecki - Utrenja (Excerpt) - The Shining
John Sangster - Reel III - Marinetti
Gil Melle - Desert Trip - Andromeda Strain
Eduard Artemiev - The Guests - Solaris
Krzysztof Komeda - Dance of the Vampires - S/T
Ennio Morricone - Gli Occhi Freddi Della Paura - S/T

Devon E. Levins:

Nino Rota - Guido e Luisa - 8 1/2
Lenny Stack - The Duet Pt 1 - C.C. and Company
John Barry - Beat Girl - S/T
Hugo Montenegro - Sneaky Search - The Girl from U.N.C.L.E.
Francois De Roubax - Miniland 1 - Tante Zita
Piero Umiliani - Moderato Grottesco and Cantabile - Questo Sporco Mondo Meraviglios
Ennio Morricone - Rincorsa Seconda - Matchless
Walter Kubiczeck - Tentakel - Das Unsichtbre Visier
Stanley Myers - No Way to Treat a Lady - S/T
Usha Kanna - Jeena Hai to Jee Bhar Hanslo - Bollywood Bloodbath
Jerry Goldsmith - The Trap - The Last Run
Bernard Herrman - Prelude - Torn Curtain
Tangerine Dream - Sunset Drive - Wavelength
Giorgio Moroder - Tony's Theme - Scarface
Terry Riley - In the Summer - Lifespan
 

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