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The Lion's Roar: Classic MGM Film Scores 1935-1965

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The Lion's Roar: Classic MGM Film Scores 1935-1965 is a comprehensive, double-disc set spanning three decades of movie and music magic. With a third of the material previously unreleased, many tracks previously unavailable on CD, and all previous released tracks remastered, this collection tells the definitive story of MGM's golden age of soundtracks. From 1935's Mutiny on the Bounty to 1965's Doctor Zhivago, The Lion's Roar highlights many of MGM's greatest films and composers. The scoring luminaries in this collection include Franz Waxman, Miklós Rózsa, Alfred Newman, André Previn, Henry Mancini, Bernard Herrmann, and Lalo Schifrin; many of these composers have original themes released for the first time on the album, including Herrmann's "Joy in the Morning," Previn's "Bad Day at Black Rock," Rósza's "Lust for Life," and Waxman's "Cimarron." With its wide range and depth, The Lion's Roar celebrates the talents of everyone involved in making movie history.

Track Listing - Disc 2

Sample Title/Composer Performer Time
1 2:55
2 5:17
3 2:12
4 2:17
5 8:18
6 1:59
7 6:26
8 6:51
9 3:13
10 4:40
11 3:24
12 2:37
13 3:10
14 5:07
15 3:25
16 3:12
17 7:24
18 4:18
19 1:43
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