Carl Davis

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A conductor and composer who became a highly respected figure in films and television.
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Discography

Year Album Label AllMusic Rating User Ratings
The French Lieutenant's Woman
1981 The French Lieutenant's Woman DRG
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Carl Davis Conducts the London Philharmonic
1988 Carl Davis Conducts the London Philharmonic Virgin
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The Silents
1988 The Silents Virgin / Virgin Classics
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Davis conducts his The Glenlivet Fireworks Music
1990 Davis conducts his The Glenlivet Fireworks Music Classics for Pleasure
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Carl Davis: A Simple Man
1990 Carl Davis: A Simple Man First Night Records
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Ben Hur: MGM 1925
1990 Ben Hur: MGM 1925
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Liverpool Oratorio
1991 Liverpool Oratorio Angel Records
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Paul McCartney's Liverpool Oratorio
1991 Paul McCartney's Liverpool Oratorio EMI Music Distribution
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The Town Fox and Other Musical Tales
1993 The Town Fox and Other Musical Tales First Night
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A Year in Provence
1993 A Year in Provence Silva America
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West Side Story; Porgy and Bess; Oklahoma; The King and I
1994 West Side Story; Porgy and Bess; Oklahoma; The King and I EMI Music Distribution
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Napoleon [1994]
1994 Napoleon [1994] Silva America
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Charles Chaplin: The Film Music
1994 Charles Chaplin: The Film Music BMG
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Widow's Peak [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
1994 Widow's Peak [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] Varèse Sarabande
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Walton: Film Music
1995 Walton: Film Music EMI Music Distribution
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Pride & Prejudice [1995 Television Soundtrack]
1996 Pride & Prejudice [1995 Television Soundtrack] EMI Angel / Angel Records / Warner Classics
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A Simple Man
1996 A Simple Man First Night
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Cinema Classics
1998 Cinema Classics Intersound
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Phantom of the Opera [Davis]
1998 Phantom of the Opera [Davis] Silva Screen
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Delibes: Sylvia Ballet Suite; Lakmé; Le Roi s'Amuse; Coppélia
1999 Delibes: Sylvia Ballet Suite; Lakmé; Le Roi s'Amuse; Coppélia Platinum Entertainment
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Carl Davis: World at War; Pride and Prejudice; Anne Frank Remembered
1999 Carl Davis: World at War; Pride and Prejudice; Anne Frank Remembered RPO
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Bernstein: Overture to Candide; Symphonic Dances from West Side Story; Symphonic Suite from On the Waterfront
1999 Bernstein: Overture to Candide; Symphonic Dances from West Side Story; Symphonic Suite from On the Waterfront Royal Philharmonic Masterworks / RPO
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Copland: A Centenary Tribute
2000 Copland: A Centenary Tribute Virgin
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Great American Musicals: South Pacific; Show Boat; The Sound of Music; My Fair Lady
2000 Great American Musicals: South Pacific; Show Boat; The Sound of Music; My Fair Lady EMI Music Distribution
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The American Connection
2002 The American Connection Brilliant
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Christmas Classics
2003 Christmas Classics Hallé / ASV / Living Era
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The World at War
2004 The World at War Silva America
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Carl Davis: Aladdin - The Ballet
2006 Carl Davis: Aladdin - The Ballet Naxos
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Carl Davis: Heroines in Music
2011 Carl Davis: Heroines in Music Carl Davis Collection
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Up in Lights
2011 Up in Lights Carl Davis Collection / Threefold
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Selections from Paul McCartney's Liverpool Oratorio
2012 Selections from Paul McCartney's Liverpool Oratorio Hear Music
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Charlie Chaplin: City Lights
2012 Charlie Chaplin: City Lights Carl Davis Collection
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Carl Davis: Ballade
2012 Carl Davis: Ballade Carl Davis Collection
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Bond for Orchestra
2012 Bond for Orchestra Carl Davis Collection
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A Creepy Crawly Song Book
2013 A Creepy Crawly Song Book Carl Davis Collection
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Those Liverpool Days
2013 Those Liverpool Days Carl Davis Collection
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Carl Conducts... Classical Festival Favourites
2013 Carl Conducts... Classical Festival Favourites Carl Davis Collection
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Carl Davis: The Lady of the Camellias
2013 Carl Davis: The Lady of the Camellias Carl Davis Collection
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Carl Davis: The Freshman
2013 Carl Davis: The Freshman Carl Davis Collection / Threefold
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Frankenstein Unbound [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
2013 Frankenstein Unbound [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] BSX Records
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ABBA for Orchestra
2014 ABBA for Orchestra Carl Davis Collection
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Carl Davis: Last Train to Tomorrow
2014 Carl Davis: Last Train to Tomorrow Carl Davis Collection
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Harold Lloyd's An Eastern Westerner; High and Dizzy
2015 Harold Lloyd's An Eastern Westerner; High and Dizzy Carl Davis Collection / Threefold
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Loitering Without Intent: Music for Chaplin's Mutual Films, 1916-1917
2015 Loitering Without Intent: Music for Chaplin's Mutual Films, 1916-1917 Carl Davis Collection
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Abel Gance: Napoleon [2016 Soundtrack Recording]
2016 Abel Gance: Napoleon [2016 Soundtrack Recording] Carl Davis Collection
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D.W. Griffith's Intolerance
2019 D.W. Griffith's Intolerance Carl Davis Collection
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The  Trial
The Trial Milan
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The Understudy [Original Soundtrack Recording]
The Understudy [Original Soundtrack Recording] Carl Davis Collection
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Music Of Cranford [Original Television Score]
Music Of Cranford [Original Television Score] Bbc / Carl Davis Collection
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The Music of Upstairs Downstairs, Series 2
The Music of Upstairs Downstairs, Series 2 Carl Davis Collection
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Give Me a Smile: Songs and Music of World War II
Give Me a Smile: Songs and Music of World War II Carl Davis Collection / Threefold
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Movie Magic: Epics & Westerns
Movie Magic: Epics & Westerns Alto
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Film Theme Classics
Film Theme Classics Regis Records
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Fire & Ice: Jayne Torvill & Christopher Dean
Fire & Ice: Jayne Torvill & Christopher Dean First Night Records
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Carl's War
Carl's War Carl Davis Collection
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Ethel & Ernest [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
Ethel & Ernest [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] Decca
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Carl Davis: Sacred Seasons
Carl Davis: Sacred Seasons Carl Davis Collection
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Carl Davis: Napoleon
Carl Davis: Napoleon Carl Davis Collection
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Carl Davis: Cyrano
Carl Davis: Cyrano Birmingham Royal Ballet / Carl Davis Collection
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The Beatles for Orchestra
The Beatles for Orchestra Carl Davis Collection
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Alice in Wonderland Ballet
Alice in Wonderland Ballet Carl Davis Collection / Threefold
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