Superman the music (1978-1988).

Format: Music CD 2008
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
Available (1)
Location Collection Call #
CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio--Music Box Sets COMPACT DISC Mo Sup 47376
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio--Music Box Sets
 
Call Number  COMPACT DISC Mo Sup 47376
 
 
Contents
Superman : the movie / music composed and conducted by John Williams (London Symphony Orchestra) (recorded July 6-14, Sept. 9-11, Oct. 6-31, and Nov. 4, 1978, at Anvil Film and Recording Group Inc., Denham, Bucks, England) (146:03) (2 discs). Theme from Superman ; Prelude and main title ; The planet Krypton ; Destruction of Krypton ; The trip to earth ; Growing up ; Jonathan's death ; Leaving home ; The fortress of solitude ; The mugger ; Lex Luthor's lair ; Helicopter sequence ; The burglar sequence/Chasing crooks ; Super rescues ; The penthouse ; The flying sequence ; Clark loses his nerve ; The march of the villains ; The truck convoy/Miss Teschmacher helps ; To the lair ; Trajectory malfunction/Luthor's lethal weapon ; Chasing rockets ; Superfeats ; Pushing boulders/Flying to Lois ; Turning back the world ; The prison yard/End title ; Love theme from Superman. Alternates. Prelude and main title ; The planet Krypton ; The dome opens ; The mugger ; I can fly : flying sequence segment ; Can you read my mind : film version ; Trajectory malfunction ; Turning back the world ; The prison yard/End title : film version
Superman II / music composed and conducted by Ken Thorne, from original material composed by John Williams (recorded Mar. 25-29, Apr. 17-25, and May 2, 1980, at the Music Centre (CTS Studios), Wembley, Middlesex, England) (79:46) (1 disc). Preface/Villains in zone/Main title march ; Superman to Paris/Lois climbs tower ; Walkie-talkies/Gelignite bangs/Superman saves lift ; Lift into space
Releasing the villains ; Orange juice/Prison intro/My little black box ; Ursa flies over moon/Spacecraft wrecked/Moon to earth ; Lex escapes ; Sleeping arrangements/Relaxing at Niagara/Looks familiar/Superman saves boy ; Lex and Miss Teschmacher to fortress/Lex plans partnership ; Suspecting Lois takes the plunge/Clark fumbles rescue/Villains land by lake ; Clark exposed as Superman ; Sheriff and Duane meet villains/Lovers fly north ; Daddy's rise and fall/Flight for flowers/East Houston battle ; Lovers at dinner table/Zod meets general ; Mother's advice ; To bed
Mount Rushmore
Sweet dreams ; President kneels before Zod ; Fight in diner ; TV president resigns
Clark to fortress ; Return of the green crystal/Bored Zod ; Non wrecks office ; Aerial battle/Zod throws slab/Superman saves spire ; Superman saves petrol tower/Superman fights Zod/Superman flies off ; Villains take Lex and Lois to fortress/School games ; Superman pulls big switch/Superman triumphs over villains ; Sad return ; Lois forgets ; Happy Lois back to normal/Superman replaces stars and stripes/End title march
Superman III / music composed and conducted by Ken Thorne ; original Superman themes by John Williams ; original songs composed and produced by Giorgio Moroder ; lyrics by Keith Forsey (recorded Feb. 14-16 and Mar. 7-18, 1983, at the Music Centre (CTS Studios), Wembley, Middlesex, England) (64:19) (1 disc). Main title (The streets of Metropolis) ; Gus on computer after the cents ; Saving the factory
The acid test ; Pay day for Gus/School gym
Earth angel/Vulcan ; Lana and Clark in cornfield/Clark rescues Ricky ; Gus shows the booze/Gus finds a way ; Montage ; Colombian storm ; Kryptonite/Gus down building/Searching for Kryptonite ; Lana and Clark on telephone/Kryptonite string/Superman affected by Kryptonite/Superman too late ; Tower of Pisa/What will it do for me ; Superman and Lorelei on statue/Superman ruins tanker ; Boxes in canyon/Drunken Superman ; The two faces of Superman ; The struggle within ; The final victory ; Preparing balloons/Superman coming/Computer ; Rockets/Video games/Big missile ; Superman confronts Ross/Computer takes over/Gus fights Ross ; The computer comes alive/Superman leaves computer cave ; Metal Vera/Computer blows up ; Gus flying with Superman ; Diamond sting/Thank you, Superman/Superman Gus ; Clark gives Lana diamond ring ; End credits
Superman IV : the quest for peace / music by John Williams ; adapted and conducted by Alexander Courage (Symphony-Orchestra Graunke) (recorded May 11-18, 1987, at Bavaria Musik Studios, Munich, Germany; and May 23-June 2, 1987, at CTS Studios, Wembley, Middlesex, England). Fanfare/Space saver ; Main title/Back in time ; Pow!/Good morning ; Smoke the yokes/Nefarious ; To work/Train stopper ; Someone like you (Lacy's theme) ; Jeremy's theme ; For real/The class ; Hair raisers ; Lacy/The visit ; First Nuclear Man ; Nuke 1 fight/Ashes ; Headline ; Fresh air ; United Nations/Net man ; Sunstroke/Enter Nuclear Man 2 ; Flight to earth/Introducing Nuclear Man 2 ; Lacy (disco version) ; Lacy's place ; Ear ache/Confrontation/Tornado ; Volcano ; Statue of Liberty fight ; Nuclear Man theme ; Down with flu ; Two-faced Lex/Missile buildup ; Persuader/Awakened ; Abducted/Mutual distrust ; Metropolis fight/Lift to the moon ; Moon fight/Goodbye Nuke ; Come uppance/Lifted/Quarried/Flying with Jeremy/End credits (110:52) ; Alternates and source music. Fresh air : album version ; Someone like you (Lacy's theme) : slow version ; Red Square band (9:11) ; Source music and songs / Paul Fishman (various performers). Superfly guy ; Headphone heaven ; Revolution now ; Saxy Sadie ; Krypton nights ; Life's too dangerous ; Workout ; Lois love (32:27) (2 discs)
Superman : 1988 animated series / music composed and conducted by Ron Jones (orchestral music recorded Aug. 15 and Sept. 14, 1988, at Martinsound, Alhambra, Calif.; synthesizer and woodwind/percussion music recorded Aug. 29, 1988, at Hallmark Productions, Westlake Village, California). Main title / Williams/Jones ; "Destroy the Defendroids." Drone/Blown drone ; Talk with Lex ; Trouble in the park/Fire rescues ; Supe quits/Fake quake ; Saved from lava/Plans ; Super Defendroid/Operation Nugget ; Droid wars/Warning ; Superman's family album : "The adoption." Main title alternate / Jones ; "Fugitive from space." Alien discovery ; The suite ; Daily planet mystery play-on/Jimmy and Chief ; Kyroni encounter ; The planting/Ship's log ; Something's up #2/Bad guy dialogue #1 ; Trouble in Metropolis ; Aliens take over the world ; Superman's family album : "The supermarket." Superman theme ; "By the skin of the dragon's teeth." China play-on/Nukua's theme ; Saboteur ; Transition #3/Bad guy dialogue #6/Dragon's treasure ; "Triple play." Prankster's theme/Game montage/No baseball ; Superman's family album : "The first day of school." Library suite #1 / arr. Mark McKenzie ; Library suite #2 ; Aliens take over the world : alternate #1, orchestra only ; Library suite #3 ; Library suite #4 ; Library suite #5 ; Aliens take over the world : alternate #2, strings/synth only ; Library suite #6 ; Library suite #7 ; End title (79:13) (1 disc)
Additional alternates, source music, and songs. Superman : the movie. Prelude and main title : film version ; The flying sequence : album version ; Can you read my mind : original version ; Can you read my mind : non-vocal version ; Kansas high school ; Kansas kids ; Lois car radio ; Luthor's luau (28:13) ; Superman II. Honeymoon Hotel ; Country & western ; East Houston Café ; Car radio for ride back ; Diner jukebox #1 ; Diner jukebox #2 (13:17) ; Superman III. Main title (The streets of Metropolis) : alternate ; Pay day for Gus : alternate ; Colombian storm part 1 ; Olympic parade ; Après ski (8:57) ; Songs / composed and produced by Giorgio Moroder ; lyrics by Keith Forsey. Rock on ; No see, no cry ; They won't get me ; Love theme ; Main title march / Williams ; arr. Moroder (18:00) (1 disc).

Additional Information
Subjects Superman -- (Fictitious character) -- Songs and music.
Motion picture music.
Animated television music.
Film soundtracks.
Television soundtracks.
Publisher Hollywood, CA :Film Score Monthly,2008
Other Titles Superman (Motion picture : 1978)
Superman II (Motion picture)
Superman III (Motion picture)
Superman IV: the quest for peace (Motion picture)
Superman (Television program : 1988)
Superman.
Superman II.
Superman III.
Superman IV: the quest for peace.
Superman.
Contributors Williams, John, 1932- conductor.
Moroder, Giorgio, composer.
Forsey, Keith, lyricist.
Thorne, Ken, conductor.
Courage, Alexander, arranger of music, conductor.
Fishman, Paul (Musician), composer, performer.
Jones, Ron, 1954- conductor.
Williams, John, 1932- Superman.
Thorne, Ken. Superman II.
Thorne, Ken. Superman III.
Courage, Alexander. Superman IV: the quest for peace.
Jones, Ron, 1954- Superman.
London Symphony Orchestra, performer.
Symphonie-Orchester Graunke, performer.
Language English
Notes Title from spine of booklet.
Program and biographical notes (160 p. : ill., ports.) in separate book inserted in box.
Description 8 audio discs ; 4 3/4 in.
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