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Episode #2840

Orchestral Songs

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Sunday, April 27, 2014

Once the province of classical or “adult contemporary” singers, the orchestra is increasingly being heard backing up adventurous rockers.  On this New Sounds program, we’ll hear Thomas Feiner, Bjork, David Sylvian, Kate Bush, Joanna Newsom, and Anne Ternheim, among others.

PROGRAM # 2840 “Orchestral Songs” (First aired on Fri, 9/5/08)

ARTIST(S)

RECORDING

CUT(S)

SOURCE

The Beatles

1

Eleanor Rigby [1:30]

Capitol #29325
Available at Amazon.com

Björk

Selmasongs

Overture [3:00]
New world [4:00]

Elektra #62533
www.bjorkweb.com

Anna Ternheim

Halfway to Fivepoints

Girl Laying Down [3:00]

Decca Records
Available at Amazon.com
www.annaternheim.com

Thomas Feiner & Anywhen

The Opiates Revised

The Siren Songs [6:00]

Samadhi Sounds #013
www.samadhisound.com

David Sylvian

Secrets of the Beehive

Orpheus [5:00]

Virgin #2471.
Re-mastered/re-issued on Caroline; available at
Amazon.com

Joanna Newsom

Ys

Emily [12:00]

Drag City DC303
www.dragcity.com OR www.emusic.com

Natacha Atlas

Something Dangerous

Adam’s Lullaby [6:00]

Mantra #1035. www.beggars.com/us

Kate Bush

Hounds Of Love

Hello Earth [6:00]

EMI/Capitol Records, available at Amazon.com

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