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The Lion in Winter
Digitally Restored
17 Oct. 2016,
United Kingdom,
Region B/2,
Studiocanal,
128 minutes
 
Bonus features:

New interview with John Castle
New interview with editor John Bloom
Director’s commentary
O’Toole on Hepburn – 5 min excerpt from TCM interview

Master of Film Music - John Barry - Concert

Monday, 10 October 2016 10:40

Master of Film Music - John Barry

Lahti Symphony Orchestra
Sibelius Hall
Main Hall
Ankkurikatu 7
FIN-15140 Lahti
Finland
Lahti is situated 100 kilometers north from Helsinki

Fri 18 November 2016
19:00

Nicholas Dodd, conductor
Jake Nyman, precenter

Website

Concert The Best of James Bond

Wednesday, 14 September 2016 15:00

The Best of James Bond
Over 50 years of iconic music

Friday 30 September 2016
7:30pm

Royal Festival Hall
Southbank Centre
Belvedere Road
London
SE1 8XX

London Concert Orchestra
John Rigby conductor
Louise Dearman singer
Oliver Tompsett singer

Website

Lionel Bart: Theme from From Russia with love
John Barry: Goldfinger
John Barry: Thunder Ball
John Barry: Theme from You only live twice
John Barry: Diamonds are forever
Marvin Hamlisch: Nobody does it better from The Spy Who Loved Me
Bill Conti: For your eyes only
John Barry: All time high (main theme) from Octopussy
David Arnold: The world is not enough
Jack White: (with Alicia Keys): Another way to die from Quantum of Solace
Adele Adkins: Theme from Skyfall
Sam Smith: Writings on the wall
Paul McCartney: Live and let die

Hear iconic music celebrating the UK's most famous secret service agent.

Bond songs from the past 50 years are performed alongside a tribute to other spies and detectives from around the world.

Concert Master of Film Music - John Barry

Friday, 09 September 2016 14:45

Master of Film Music - John Barry

Lahti Symphony Orchestra
Sibelius Hall
Main Hall
Ankkurikatu 7
FIN-15140 Lahti
Finland
Lahti is situated 100 kilometers north from Helsinki

Fri 18/11/2016 at 19:00

Nicholas Dodd, conductor
Jake Nyman, precenter

Website

Jagged Edge CD re-release on Varese Sarabande

Monday, 19 September 2016 14:21

JAGGED EDGE (Varèse Encore)

Jagged Edge (Varèse Encore)

Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
John Barry

UPC: VCL09161174
Release Date: 09/19/2016

Limited Edition of 1000 copies

Update September 25: SOLD OUT

We found the notes online

The Chase Blu Ray

Tuesday, 27 September 2016 14:12

the chase BD sTwilight Time will be releasing The Chase on Blu-Ray on October 11th.

"The Chase (1966) is all-star in every department, with Arthur Penn (Bonnie and Clyde) directing from a Lillian Hellman adaptation of a Horton Foote play, and a cast including the sterling likes of Marlon Brando, Jane Fonda, Robert Redford, E.G. Marshall, Angie Dickinson, Janice Rule, Robert Duvall, and James Fox. The film focuses on a small, corrupt Texas town where a prison break exposes local secrets, lies, and violence. Also featuring an astonishing John Barry score, available on this Twilight Time release as an isolated track."

English
Video: 1080p High Definition / 2.35:1 / Color
Audio: English 1.0 DTS-HD MA
Subtitles: English SDH
Theatrical Release: 1966
Runtime: 134 Minutes
Rating: NR (Not Rated)
Region Code: Region Free (A/B/C)
Special Features: Isolated Score Track / Audio Commentary with Film Historians Lem Dobbs, Julie Kirgo, and Nick Redman / Original Theatrical Trailer

John Barry - "The Real ... John Barry"

Tuesday, 27 September 2016 14:11

RealJohnBarryCover spotted on the Polish Sony website.

Same photo session as the photo that we used for our book "John Barry - The Man With The Midas Touch".

Raise the Titanic - Vinyl Release

Tuesday, 06 September 2016 10:49

Raise The TitanicOn 30th September, John Barry's "Raise The Titanic" score will become the first in a new series of Silva Screen vinyl releases for the serious soundtrack collector.

The series will include scores of outstanding quality that for some reason or another exist in their best form as a recording made subsequently to the original soundtrack.

The film of Raise The Titanic was panned by both critics and audiences alike upon its release in 1980. However, although the music was almost universally admired, the masters were either lost or destroyed.

When Silva Screen embarked upon a series of recreations of previously unavailable Barry scores -- masterminded by Nic Raine & James Fitzpatrick  -- Raise The Titanic proved a very popular release, selling thousands of copies on CD.

Now aficionados of John Barry and/or Raise The Titanic have the opportunity to own a vinyl version of this classic score, hopefully for a sensible price!

On October 14th, Sony will release a budget-priced 3-CD box-set: "The Real .... John Barry."

It's similar in content to the previous Sony box-set, Themependium, but includes at least one track that wasn't on that one: Theme from "Romance for Guitar and Orchestra".  There may also be two versions of "The Ipcress File".

It appears this time all the vocals included on Themependium have been omitted, and we must hope that "Sleep Well My Darling" & "Mary, Queen of Scots" have been properly remastered!

It's a pity they have apparently not included the "b" side version of The Lion In Winter featuring Alan Haven, but then, I don't suppose they knew about it.

The full track-listing is:


CD1:

  1. The James Bond Theme
  2. 007
  3. From Russia With Love
  4. Goldfinger
  5. Thunderball
  6. Mister Kiss Kiss Bang Bang
  7. Vendetta
  8. The Danny Scipio Theme
  9. Wednesday's Child - John Barry Orchestra
  10. Sleep Well My Darling
  11. You Only Live Twice
  12. Space March (Capsule In Space)
  13. On Her Majesty's Secret Service
  14. Try
  15. Who Will Buy My Yesterdays
  16. The More Things Change
  17. Diamonds Are Forever
  18. All Time High

CD2:

  1. The Ipcress File
  2. A Man Alone (Theme from the film "The Ipcress File")
  3. Barbra's Theme
  4. The Syndicate
  5. What a Question
  6. Zulu
  7. Seance On a Wet Afternoon
  8. The Knack
  9. King Rat March
  10. The Wrong Box
  11. Main Title: The Chase
  12. Born Free
  13. The Whisperers
  14. Dutchman
  15. Theme from "Romance for Guitar and Orchestra"
  16. The Lion In Winter
  17. Theme from "The Appointment"
  18. The Girl with the Sun in Her Hair

CD3:

  1. Midnight Cowboy
  2. Fun City
  3. Walkabout
  4. Afternoon
  5. Mary, Queen of Scots
  6. Body Heat
  7. Frances
  8. Until September
  9. The Cotton Club
  10. Out of Africa
  11. The John Dunbar Theme
  12. Journey to the Buffalo Killing Ground
  13. Chaplin - Main Theme
  14. Moviola
  15. The Specialist
  16. Coney Island
  17. Cry, Cry the Beloved Country
  18. End Title (The Scarlet Letter)

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Windmill Publications

windmill publications 1

Specialising in book publications and CD releases about John Barry and our book "Hit ans Miss: The Story of The John Barry Seven.

PIA website

Have a look at our old "Play It Again" label website here.

Play It Again Records CD catalogue offered the discerning listener a wide choice of digitally re-mastered recordings from film and television, and rare collections of work from the likes of Don Black and Ron Grainer.

Contact the JB site

If you wish to send an email, for example with content for the website, please contact Geoff Leonard:

Email
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Location
Bristol, UK

Geoff (owner) and Ruud (webmaster) have been running the John Barry website since June 18, 2001.

This website is not endorsed by the composer's family.
Use of copyrighted materials and logos are for promotional purposes only.

All files on this website are for personal use only and cannot be bought or sold.

 

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A lot more James Bond concerts collected on the link below, I have put them all in this news item. So check it out from there!

http://www.moviesinconcert.nl/index.php?page=concertlist


The Bridgewater Hall - Music of John Barry November 2018

The Music of John Barry

Saturday 10 November 7.30pm
The Bridgewater Hall
Lower Mosley Street
Manchester, M2 3WS

Website

Nicholas Dodd conductor
Andrew Collins presenter
Manchester Camerata

John Barry created some of the most memorable and recognisable film scores of the 20th century, such as Midnight Cowboy, Out of Africa, Dances with Wolves, Zulu and of course much of the music from the James Bond series; his versatility and originality were peerless. His death in 2011 deprived cinema of a true musical great. This concert pays tribute to his life and music with a carefully selected programme, conducted by Nicholas Dodd, who collaborated closely with the composer on his later films. Nicholas Dodd is regarded as one of the leading conductors and orchestrators of Hollywood film music and is a noted expert on, and performer of John Barry’s music. In fact, every James Bond movie from the last 10 years bears his signature.