MIKLÓS RÓZSA (1907-1995): Suites from the Films The Thief of Bagdad, The Jungle Book, Sahara and Ben-Hur.
Catalogue Number: 04P094
Reference: CHAN 10806
Description: No one needs to be told about Rózsa's brilliant film-music composing career so we'll just note the following: the Jungle Book suite is the 31-minute version the composer made himself for an RCA Victor recording with narrator (narration omitted here); the Sahara is a condensed eight minutes and the other two are in the 19- to 21-minute range of length, making for a total time of 80:07. BBC Philharmonic; Rumon Gamba.