LAURA / FOREVER AMBER / THE BAD AND THE BEAUTIFUL
Label: RCA 81268
Time = 46:56
Reissue of 1976 RCA album, unofficially part of the classic Charles Gerhardt series produced by George Korngold (this issue was produced by Charles Gerhardt, conducted by David Raksin) but still related to classic film score series on RCA label during the seventies. Raksin visits his three most famous works with familiar concert arrangement of incomparable LAURA followed by generous suites from THE BAD AND THE BEAUTIFUL, FOREVER AMBER. David Raksin conducts the National Philharmonic Orchestra.
LAURA 1. Laura (5:52) THE BAD AND THE BEAUTIFUL 2. Main Title Theme: Love is for the Very Young (2:56) 3. The Acting Lesson (2:46) 4. The Quickies and the Sneak Preview (3:27) 5. Nocturne and Theme (7:04) FOREVER AMBER 6. Main Title: Amber (3:57) 7. The King's Mistress (3:25) 8. Whitefriars (9:14) 9. The Great Fire (3:59) 10. End Title: Forever Amber (4:06)