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Tiomkin featured at Sochi closing ceremony, February 23, 2014

Don’t miss the Closing Ceremonies of the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. Composer Dimitri Tiomkin’s music will be featured alongside fellow Russian composers, including Mussorgsky, Rachmaninoff, Rimsky-Korsakov, and Shostakovich. Twelve minutes of selections from Silva Screen recordings will include music … Read More…

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November 2013 report: best Cue Sheet ever!

The current issue of the Film Music Society’s quarterly journal The Cue Sheet is devoted to what many consider the most famous film music concert in history, “Music from Hollywood.” The concert was held at the Hollywood Bowl in September … Read More…

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50 years ago today: September 25, 1963

Dimitri Tiomkin participated in what is probably the greatest film music concert of all time fifty years ago today at the Hollywood Bowl. Tiomkin conducted music from High Noon (1952) and his song, “The Green Leaves of Summer,” from The … Read More…

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September 16 New York Philharmonic PhilFlash: The Music Behind the Movie

The Music Behind the Movie An Exhibit Presented by the New York Philharmonic Archives and the Margaret Herrick Library of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences In conjunction with THE ART OF THE SCORE: Film Week at the Philharmonic, … Read More…

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Kremenchug May 2013

“Tiomkin Days 2013 in Kremenchug” took place in mid-May and Olivia Tiomkin and Eileen Shaw traveled to from the U.K.  for the festivities. After arriving at the Kiev Airport, they were transported to Kremenchug where they were greeted by Deputy … Read More…

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Academy YouTube channel uploads video of Tiomkin receiving Oscars® for High Noon

Earlier this year the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences uploaded video of Walt Disney presenting the music categories at the 25th Academy Awards held at the RKO Pantages Theatre on March 19, 1953, honoring movies released in 1952. … Read More…

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Tiomkin 2013

by Warren M. Sherk Another banner year for the music of Dimitri Tiomkin has come and gone. Highlights include the premiere of the LSO Live recording “The Greatest Film Scores of Dimitri Tiomkin” performed by the London Symphony Orchestra; a … Read More…

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Dimitri Tiomkin recording honored with Grammy nominations, December 2012

Two participants in the LSO Live recording of “The Greatest Film Scores of Dimitri Tiomkin” were honored with Grammy nominations for their creative efforts. The nominations went to James Mallinson for Classical Producer of the Year and Nan Schwartz for … Read More…

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The Greatest Film Scores of Dimitri Tiomkin released in U.S., August 14, 2012

“The Greatest Film Scores of Dimitri Tiomkin” was officially released today on the LSO Live label in the United States, two weeks after the highly successful launch in the UK. Harmonia Mundi is the U.S. distributor. For the first release … Read More…

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Dimitri Tiomkin Spectacular on Saturday Night at the Movies on Classic FM, August 4, 2012

by Warren M. Sherk Saturday Night at the Movies—presenter Howard Goodall’s weekly take on current and classic film soundtracks on Classic FM—will include a Dimitri Tiomkin Spectacular featuring music from “Dimitri Tiomkin: The Greatest Film Scores” on August 4, between … Read More…

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