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Film Music Friday - January 15, 2021 (The Sea - rebroadcast)

Film Music Friday - January 15, 2021 (The Sea - rebroadcast)

Film Music Friday - January 8, 2021 (Miklos Rozsa)

On this week's Film Music Friday we spotlight composer Miklos Rozsa.  In his nearly 50 year career he wrote music for epic adventures, film noir, psychological dramas and Steve Martin.  We'll hear music for The Thief of Bagdad, Jungle Book, The Killers, Double Indemnity, Ben-Hur and more.

Film Music Friday - January 1, 2021 (The Swashbucklers)

On this encore broadcast of Film Music Friday we leap into the music of the swashbucklers, those larger-than-life adventure films from Hollywood's Golden Age.  We'll hear music from The Sea Hawk, The Adventures of Robin Hood, Captain Blood, The Mark of Zorro and more.

Film Music Friday - December 25, 2020 (Christmas Movies)

We celebrate the season on this round of Film Music Friday, with tunes from classic Christmas movies, including It's a Wonderful Life, Miracle on 34th Street, A Christmas Carol, The Polar Express, A Christmas Store and more.

Film Music Friday - December 18, 2020 (Film Journeys)

We'll take some epic journeys on this week's encore broadcast of Film Music Friday, with music from Lawrence of Arabia, Journey to the Center of the Earth, Apollo 13, Raiders of the Lost Ark and more.

Film Music Friday - December 11, 2020 (B-Movies)

On this week's Film Music Friday we enter the world of the B-movie, where time, money and inspiration are often in short supply.  However, despite working under pressure, some film composers have managed to craft impressive scores for low budget films.  In this program we'll hear the work of composers Albert Glasser, William Lava, Paul Sawtell and Bert Shefter for such films as The Allligator People, Tormented, The Amazing Colossal Man, The Three Mesquiteers and more.

Film Music Friday - December 4, 2020 (Sherlock Holmes)

On this week's Film Music Friday, it's an encore broadcast of our Sherlock Holmes show, featuring music from TV and movies about the World's Greatest Detectives.  We'll hear excerpts from Without a Clue, Young Sherlock, The Seven Per Cent Solution, Sherlock Holmes and the Voice of Terror and more.

Film Music Friday - November 27, 2020 (Teamwork)

On this encore broadcast of Film Music Friday, we feature movies about small teams working together to overcome mighty odds.  We'll hear music from Hoosiers, The Magnificent Seven, The Guns of Navarone and The Avengers, among others.

Film Music Friday - November 20, 2020 (Strange Places)

This week on Film Music Friday, we visit some strange and exotic places in cinema, with music from Stargate, Mysterious Island, Hidalgo, The Most Dangerous Game and more.

Film Music Friday - November 13, 2020 (Danny Elfman)

This week on Film Music Friday it's the work of composer Danny Elfman.  As a devoted film fan (but not an aspiring film composer), Elfman has said that writing music for movies is like "the fan getting pulled into the sport".  We'll hear themes from Pee Wee's Big Adventure, Edward Scissorhands, Men in Black, Justice League and Nightmare Before Christmas, among others.


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