Intrada Records world premiere of the complete motion picture score composed by Dimitri Tiomkin was released in December 2019. Shipping now, the CD features Tiomkin’s original music for the 1954 classic Alfred Hitchcock thriller.
Listen to clips and order here.
William Stromberg conducts the Royal Scottish National Orchestra. The orchestra previously presented music by Tiomkin in concert, including suites from The High and the Mighty and It’s a Wonderful Life.
The recording was produced by Patrick K. Russ. Olivia Tiomkin attended the recording sessions in Glasgow.
The recording includes music for the “Intermission Card” for the 3-D presentation of the film, the original Main Title, as well as an alternate main title in the form of an unused arrangement in big-band style of the love theme, titled “Dial ‘M’ for Me.”
Other extras include a feature premiere recording of a suite from Alfred Hitchcock’s film, Strangers On a Train, music by Tiomkin prepared for concert performance by Christopher Palmer.
Intrada CD release INT 7157
The recording was made possible by a Go Fund Me campaign.