GEORGE WASHINGTON

Label: Intrada Signature Edition ISE1041
Date: 1984
Time: 1:46:56
Tracks: 38
Epic 2-CD set of stirring Laurence Rosenthal score!

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  • World premiere 2-CD release of massive Laurence Rosenthal soundtrack for epic MGM television mini-series with Barry Bostwick. Rosenthal offers magnificent score with abundance of period flavor, Americana melody, bright military splendor, exciting Revolutionary War action. Fanfare-theme for title character anchors but Rosenthal also plays two beautiful love themes, ideas for numerous iconic images & characters (Washington crossing the Delaware, Benedict Arnold, signing of Declaration of Independence, massive Battle of Monmouth, so forth). Generous 2-CD set prepared from composer's personal 1/4" (7 1/2 ips) mono tapes of full recording sessions plus surviving 1/4" (15 i.p.s.) mono session masters stored in MGM vaults. Joe Sikoryak & composer provide notes on project, scoring. Laurence Rosenthal conducts.
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    CD 1
    01. Overture (4:41)
    02. Lord Thomas Fairfax (2:07)
    03. The Fox Hunt (3:00)
    04. Survey Montage (5:07)
    05. George Meets Sally (2:27)
    06. Sally And Martha (4:09)
    07. The French Ambassador (2:15)
    08. Goodbye To Sally (1:43)
    09. In The Stable (2:56)
    10. George's Fury (3:02)
    11. Fort Duquesne (4:00)
    12. No Discipline (1:30)
    13. The Wedding (5:06)
    14. Patsy's Seizure (1:56)
    15. The Fan Remembered (2:12)
    16. Patsy Dies (2:18)
    17. Under The Willow Tree (2:17)
    18. George Accepts (2:22)

    CD 1 Total Time: 53:56


    CD 2
    01. George Washington - Main Title (2:03)
    02. The Officer's Arrive (1:52)
    03. Looting (2:07)
    04. Chasing The Carriage (1:46)
    05. 'I'm Benedict Arnold' (2:53)
    06. The Embattled ('Bunker Hill') (1:27)
    07. Raising The Flag (3:04)
    08. Night Crossing (2:42)
    09. The Battle Of Monmouth (8:47)
    10. The Declaration Of Independence ('Chester') (1:46)
    11. Crossing The Delaware (2:19)
    12. Marquis De Lafayette (3:12)
    13. Martha At Valley Forge (2:53)
    14. Boots (2:10)
    15. General Rochambeau (2:11)
    16. Treason (3:04)
    17. Before Yorktown (0:40)
    18. Battle Of Yorktown (2:33)
    19. Washington's Triumph (1:32)
    20. Going Home (End Credits) (3:19)

    CD 2 Total Time: 53:00