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BBC Concert Orchestra - Double Indemnity & Music from Film Noir

Part of Classical Season

Join the BBC Concert Orchestra for a dramatic evening of music from the film noir greats.

Hear music from Laura, Sunset Boulevard and Rebel Without A Cause, along with ‘new noir’ film music such as Badalamenti’s Fire Walk With Me from Twin Peaks.

The second half comprises a radio production of the 1940s masterpiece Double Indemnity, performed live alongside Miklos Rozsa’s original score.

Performers

BBC Concert Orchestra
Robert Ziegler conductor, curator
Mark Kermode presenter

Repertoire

Programme includes excerpts from:: -
David Raksin: Laura
Franz Waxman: Music from Sunset Boulevard
George Antheil: Music from In a Lonely Place
Leonard Rosenman: Music from Rebel Without a Cause
Allan Roberts: Put the blame on Mame from Gilda
Angelo Badalamenti: Fire walk with me from Twin Peaks
Richard Whiting: Too marvellous for words from Ready, Willing and Able
Jonny Greenwood: Inherent Vice
Miklos Rozsa: Sound track from Double Indemnity

WHERE

Royal Festival Hall
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