IT'S MOVIE NIGHT!

with the BG Philharmonia

Enjoy the music and the movies! Click on each movie poster to follow along with our interactive program notes and watch movie clips!

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Everyone's heard bits and pieces of the overture to Rossini's opera William Tell! Whether in The Lone Ranger, A Clockwork Orange, or The Princess Diaries, we all know these melodies!

WILLIAM TELL OVERTURE

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This concerto was famously used in the 1967 Swedish film, Elvira Madigan, and has even been nicknamed "the Elvira Madigan concerto."

MOZART, PIANO CONCERTO NO. 21 INC

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This piece comes from Pietro Mascagni's one-act opera, Cavalleria Rusticana, and appeared in both Raging Bull and The Godfather Part III

INTERMEZZO FROM CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA

Music from Spider-Man is a suite of highlights from Danny Elfman's score to Ithe 2002 Spider-Man adaptation featuring Tobey Maguire. 

MUSIC FROM

SPIDER-MAN

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Barber's Adagio for Strings is one of the most-used pieces of classical music in film, but it's most famous appearance was in the 1986 film, Platoon

ADAGIO FOR STRINGS

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Music of the original Star Wars trilogy! What more can we say?!

STAR WARS SUITE