The Film Music of George Dreyfus, Volume 1

Fourteen of George Dreyfus' best-loved film themes. Melbourne and Queensland Symphony Orchestras conducted by the composer.

From the stirring theme from the ABC television series 'Rush', to the sensitive score for Pat Lovell's feature film 'Break of Day'. Plus 'Power Without Glory', 'Let the Balloon Go', 'A Steam Train Passes' and more.

Artists

George Dreyfus

One of Australia's best known composers, especially the theme from the TV series "Rush", George Dreyfus was recently awarded a the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany at the Victorian Parliament House, for services to music.

George Dreyfus

One of Australia's best known composers, especially the theme from the TV series "Rush", George Dreyfus was recently awarded a the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany at the Victorian Parliament House, for services to music.


Press quote

“Thirteen tracks which bring back memories.”

— Chris Copas, The Examiner

Audio preview

Track Listing

  1. Rush [Orchestral] George Dreyfus 2:34
  2. Break of Day Suite George Dreyfus 11:35
  3. Let the Balloon Go George Dreyfus 6:05
  4. Lawson's Mates George Dreyfus 2:55
  5. Power Without Glory George Dreyfus

  6. Main Theme 1:51
  7. Nellie's Theme 3:04
  8. Marion George Dreyfus 2:50
  9. A Steam Train Passes George Dreyfus 9:55
  10. Sons of the Anzacs Peace Theme George Dreyfus 3:36
  11. Mary Gilmore Goes to Paraguay Suite from And Their Ghosts May Be Heard George Dreyfus 14:10
  12. We Belong George Dreyfus 3:26
  13. Rush [Strings] George Dreyfus 3:34
  14. Dimboola Water Music and Waltz George Dreyfus 8:00

Performers

Where to buy

The Film Music of George Dreyfus, Volume 1 can be purchased online through Buywell Just Classical or the Australian Music Centre which both offer secure online ordering.

This title is also available in (or can be ordered through) many fine music retailers across Australia, including Thomas’, Discurio and Readings.

Product details

List price
$25.00 AUD
Total playing time
73 minutes 35 seconds
Release date
1990
Copyright
© 1978 Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Phonogram
℗ 1990 Move Records
Categories
Australian, Orchestral, Soundtrack
Catalogue number
MD 3098
Alternate catalogue number
MD3098
Barcode
EAN 9314574309829