LONDON CONTEMPORARY ORCHESTRA, CONDUCTOR ROBERT AMES - PROM 27: THE SOUND OF SPACE: SCI-FI FILM MUSIC (320kbs-m4a/177mb/1hr17mins)
BBC Radio 3 broadcast: 7th August 2019
Live Proms from the Royal Albert Hall: London Contemporary Orchestra conducted by Robert Ames in music from Sci-Fi films including Alien: Covenant, Interstellar and Under the Skin.
Live from the Royal Albert Hall, London
Presented by Georgia Mann
Stephen Price - Gravity
Mica Levi - Under The Skin
John Murphy - Sunshine - Kanada's Death, Part 1 (Adagio In D Major)
Wendy Carlos - Tron - Scherzo
Carly Paradis - The Innocents
Clint Mansell - Moon
Louis And Bebe Barron - Forbidden Planet: Main Titles - Overture
Jed Kurzel - Alien: Covenant
Jóhann Jóhannsson - Arrival - Suite No. 1
Hans Zimmer - Interstellar
Jed Kurzel (live electronics)
Carly Paradis (piano)
Lisa Hannigan (vocalist)
London Contemporary Orchestra
Robert Ames (conductor)
A Late Night Prom with a futuristic spin brings together some of the best sci-fi film music. Excerpts from cult soundtracks come together with recent works by Hans Zimmer and Mica Levi.
The award winning London Contemporary Orchestra – whose collaborators include Radiohead, Goldfrapp and Steve Reich – perform music from Under The Skin, Interstellar and the recent Netflix series The Innocents, among other titles, as well as from Alien: Covenant, whose soundtrack the LCO recorded.