2014

December 2014
Search for Paradise issued by Sepia Records

Sepia Records has released Search for Paradise, the 1957 film scored by Dimitri Tiomkin, in simulated stereo on CD. The performers include Robert Merrill with Dimitri Tiomkin conducting the Cinerama Symphony Orchestra. Music from the film was previously released on … Read More…

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November 2014
Search for Paradise released on Blu-ray/DVD

Flicker Alley and Cinerama, Inc. are set to release Search for Paradise on November 11 on Blu-ray/DVD in the Smilebox® Curved Screen Simulation. The 1957 film, scored by Dimitri Tiomkin for director Otto Lang, has been digitally remastered from original … Read More…

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October 2014
Orden de Isabel la Católica

The Spanish government awarded Dimitri Tiomkin the Order of Queen Isabella, one of Spain’s highest decorations in 1964. The presentation of the Cruz de Caballero de la Orden de Isabel la Católica (Order of Isabella the Catholic) took place at … Read More…

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September 2014
Wild Is the Wind issued by La-La Land Records

La-La Land Records, Paramount Pictures, and Sony Music present the world premiere CD release of Dimitri Tiomkin’s score for Wild Is the Wind. Shipping now, the two-CD set features Tiomkin’s original motion picture score to the 1957 Paramount film. It … Read More…

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The Big Picture: Hitchcock!, August 31, 2014

by Warren M. Sherk David Newman and the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra delighted a large crowd of movie and soundtrack fans last night at the Bowl. Newman selected clips and music that kept the audience on the edge of their seats … Read More…

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August 2014
Tiomkin on TV

In a game of Family Feud, if the question was “Name a TV show that composer Dimitri Tiomkin’s name appeared on,” the survey would probably say Rawhide. The composer’s theme for that 1960s show pervades pop culture and is the … Read More…

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July 2014
Behind the photograph: Rhapsody in Blue

On Thursday, July 10, the Los Angeles Philharmonic will perform Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue at the Hollywood Bowl. Dimitri Tiomkin was among the early adopters of what is perhaps one of the most endearing and enduring of all American concert … Read More…

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July 2014
Tiomkin-scored films to be shown on the big screen

Submitted by Phil Lehman The American Film Institute Silver Theater and Culture Center is a three-screen movie theater complex in downtown Silver Spring, Maryland, just north of Washington, DC. It plays both current movies, as well as classic films. Two … Read More…

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June 2014
Its a Wonderful Life soundtrack to be released by Kritzerland

Dimitri Tiomkin’s score for It’s a Wonderful Life will be issued on compact disc by Kritzerland. The recording is direct from the original recording sessions as captured on acetate disc recordings retained by the composer and now held in the … Read More…

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New Images uploaded, June 1, 2014

We’ve upgraded our memory for this site which will allow us  to share many more images, including photographs and poster art. For starters there are 35 new images, including the one at the right.  Browse more in the Photo Gallery. … Read More…

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