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Title
Joshua
Composer
Franz Waxman 1906-1967
Performer
Maximilian Schell 1930-2014 Rodney Gilfry  (bariton) Ann Hallenberg  (alt) Peter Buchi  (tenor) Patrick Poole  (tenor) Praag Filharmonisch Koor  (koor) Praag Filharmonisch Orkest  (orkest)
Conductor
James Sedares
Publisher
Deutsche Grammophon, 2006
1 cd
Recording date
2004
Playing time
01:16:12
EAN
0028947757245
CDR
DBX12558
Placing suggestion
31 - Missen, oratoria, cantates, passionen, ... (NBLC) K6 - Koorwerken (Flemish music schema)

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About Franz Waxman

Franz Waxman (né Wachsmann; December 24, 1906 – February 24, 1967) was a German-born composer and conductor of Jewish descent, known primarily for his work in the film music genre. His film scores include Bride of Frankenstein, Rebecca, Sunset Boulevard, A Place in the Sun, Stalag 17, Rear Window, Peyton Place, The Nun's Story, and Taras Bulba. He received twelve Academy Award nominations, and won two Oscars in consecutive years (for Sunset Boulevard and A Place in the Sun). He also received a Golden Globe Award for the former film. Bernard Herrmann said that the score for Taras Bulba was "the score of a lifetime."

He also composed concert works, including the oratorio Joshua (1959), and The Song of Terezín (1964–65), a work for orchestra, chorus, and children's chorus based upon poetry written by children in the Theresienstadt c…Read more on Wikipedia

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