THE FILM FESTIVAL CELEBRATES ITS 25th ANNIVERSARY

29.07.2015 21:30 Classics 81 Min.

LA DOLCE VITA: The Music Of Italian Cinema

Conductor: Alan Gilbert

In a gala opening night concert, Music Director Alan Gilbert leads the New York Philharmonic in a rapturous performance of Italian film scores, featuring a lush selection of music from cinema classics like "La Dolce Vita," "La Strada", "Nights of Cabiria", "8 ½", "Romeo and Juliet", "Amarcord", and "Cinema Paradiso". Introduced by director Martin Scorsese. Also starring are Josh Groban, Renée Fleming and Joshua Bell to join the Philharmonics’ sweeping performances of scores by Nino Rota, Ennio Morricone and others.

Soloists: Renée Fleming, Josh Groban, Joshua Bell

Orchestra: New York Philharmonic

Overview

Music Program Christoph Pepe Auer, Songs I Like (Session Work Records, SWR80/15)