MOVIES AND MUSICALS

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Music from three fine Italian films with great soundtracks, Fellini’s La Dolce Vita as well as Cinema Paradiso and The Great Beauty.  Aedín also checks out the beautiful new soundtrack from the film If Beale Street Could Talk by Nicholas Britell. A stop off in Paris with Moulin Rouge, Scotland for Braveheart and to Russia with Dr Zhivago and Anna Karenina. Music too from Lenny Abrahamson’s film The Little Stranger scored by Stephen Rennicks and Angela Lansbury and Catherine Zeta-Jones in the impressive 2009 revival of Stephen Sondheim’s A Little Night Music.

RTÉ lyric fm, Saturday 9th February, 1pm-4pm