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Corporate Author Boston Pops Orchestra, Performer.
Title Summon the heroes [sound recording] / John Williams, Boston Pops Orchestra.
Published New York : Sony Classical, p2000.
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LOCATION CALL # STATUS
 Music - CD Cabinet  M3.1.B678 S86 2000    IN LIBRARY
  
Description 1 sound disc (59 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Program notes by Jackson Braider and Bob Costas included on insert.
"As featured in the nationally televised NBC coverage of the Sydney 2000 Olympic games. All time favorite Olympic themes."
Compact disc.
Contents Summon the heroes / John Williams (6:17) -- O Fortuna : from Carmina Burana / Carl Orff (sung in Latin) (2:39) -- Bugler's dream / Leo Arnaud. Olympic fanfare and theme / John Williams (4:31) -- Ode to Zeus : from Canto Olympico / Mikis Theodorakis (sung in Greek) (3:42) -- Javelin / Michael Torke (8:53) -- Olympic hymn / Leonard Bernstein (sung in English) (5:22) -- Festive overture : op. 96 / Dmitri Shostakovich (6:19) -- Conquest of paradise. Theme / Vangelis (sung in invented language) (3:38) -- Parade of [the] charioteers : from Ben Hur / Miklós Rózsa (3:49) -- Toward a new life / Josef Suk (5:54) -- Chariots of fire. Theme / Vangelis (3:38) -- The Olympic spirit / John Williams (4:06).
Performer Boston Pops Orchestra ; Tanglewood Festival Chorus (2nd, 4th, 6th, and 8th works) ; John Williams, conductor.
Note Recorded Jan. 6, 10 and 13, 1996, in Symphony Hall, Boston.
System Reqs Compact disc.
Language Sung in English, Greek, Latin and an imaginary language.
Subject Olympic Games (27th : 2000 : Sydney, N.S.W.); -- Songs and music.
Television music.
Orchestral music.
Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices) with orchestra.
Related Names Williams, John, 1932- Conductor.
Williams, John, 1932- Summon the heroes.
Orff, Carl, 1895-1982. Carmina Burana. O Fortuna.
Arnaud, Leo, 1904-1991. Charge! Bugler's dream. Olympic theme.
Williams, John, 1932- Olympic fanfare and theme.
Theodorakis, Mikis. Canto olympico. Doxastiko. Ōdē sto Dia.
Torke, Michael. Javelin.
Bernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990. Olympic hymn.
Shostakovich, Dmitriĭ Dmitrievich, 1906-1975. Prazdnichna︠i︡a uvert︠i︡ura.
Vangelis. 1492. Theme.
Rózsa, Miklós, 1907-1995. Ben-Hur. Parade of the charioteers.
Suk, Josef, 1874-1935. V nový život.
Vangelis. Chariots of fire. Titles.
Williams, John, 1932- Olympic spirit.
Tanglewood Festival Chorus, Performer.
Standard # 696998943421
Publisher # SK 89434 Sony
OCLC number 45085120