Title: Christus Apollo
Style: Contemporary, Modern, Twelve-tone
Format: MP3 FLAC MPC WMA APE AAC MMF AU AIFF
FLAC size: 1944 mb | MP3 size: 1518 mb | WMA size: 1221 mb
Jerry Goldsmith – Christus Apollo. Label: Telarc – CD-80560. Christus Apollo" was commissioned in 1969 by the California Chamber Symphony. Fireworks" (A Celebration of Los Angeles) was composed in 1999 for the finale of Goldsmith's first concert series with the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra at the Hollywood Bowl.
Goldsmith: Christus Apollo. Christus Apollo - Not that much less imposing, partly for length and also for oddity. As a fan of both Goldsmith and Bradbury, I thought I'd love this. almost like something Takemitsu would write. If you're a true fan of the composer and want to explore his musical evolution this fine album should satisfy your curiosity.
Jerry Goldsmith - Christus Apollo (Part I). Jerry Goldsmith - Christus Apollo (Part III). Jerry Goldsmith - Christus Apollo (Part II). 3.
CD - Telarc Distribution. 1969's "Christus Apollo" continues in 12-tone mode, fitting orchestral and choral settings around a narrated text written by Ray Bradbury. Anthony Hopkins provides a mellifluous reading of the text, a celebratory incantation reflecting on space travel and Christianity, while solo mezzo-soprano Eirian James and the London Voices revel in their stirring choral passages. The percussion section also gets a great workout during this piece. Fireworks," a "celebration of Los Angeles" written in 1999, closes the album on a spectacular (and more traditional) note
Film music composer Jerry Goldsmith flexed his muscles on this release, featuring three of his original compositions flawlessly played by the London Symphony Orchestra. Read full description. See details and exclusions. Jerry Goldsmith - (Christus Apollo, 2002). Brand new: lowest price.
Artists Jerry Goldsmith Christus Apollo Christus Apollo: Part I. Christus Apollo: Part I Jerry Goldsmith. Unknown Submit Tempo. Top Songs Jerry Goldsmith. Under Fire: The Rebel March. The Omen: The Essential Jerry Goldsmith Film Music Collection.
Description: Goldsmith: Christus Apollo, Music for Orchestra, Fireworks. Soloists London Voices London Symphony Orchestra Jerry Goldsmith (conductor). Track listing: Genre: Classical - Orchestral. Content: Stereo/Multichannel.
Jerry Goldsmith admits within the liner notes of Christus Apollo that the opening movement, "Music for Orchestra," was more an exercise in personal therapy than in creativity. And indeed the piece is full of dissonance and despair, presumably by-products of the talented composer's struggle with life’s adversities. In purging his demons, Goldsmith underscored the struggles we all have as humans, creating a nice bookend to the main body of Ray Bradbury’s Christus Apollo
Christus Apollo: Part II. length: 9:07 mixer: Bruce Botnick choir vocals: London Voices chorus master: Terry Edwards conductor: Jerry Goldsmith orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra mezzo-soprano vocals: Eirian James spoken vocals: Anthony Hopkins. 4. Christus Apollo: Part III.
|Music For Orchestra||8:16|
|CD-80560||Jerry Goldsmith||Christus Apollo (CD, Album)||Telarc||CD-80560||Europe||2002|
|CD-80560||Jerry Goldsmith||Christus Apollo (CD, Album)||Telarc||CD-80560||US||2002|
|SACD-60560||Jerry Goldsmith||Christus Apollo (SACD, Hybrid, Multichannel, Album)||Telarc||SACD-60560||Europe||2002|