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What else did that guy do?

Ah, er, nothing that you’d heard of. This week, the notable works of one-hit wonders.

Carl Orff
O Fortuna
Chor Der Deutschen Oper Berlin

Laurent Perez Del Mar
L’au Revoir
from the film The Red Turtle

I Dreamt I Dwelt In Marble Halls
Dame Joan Sutherland, London Symphony Orchestra & Richard Bonynge

François Adrien Boïeldieu
Harp Concerto In C Major: II. Andante Lento
Dresden Staatskapelle & Siegfried Kurz & Jutta Zoff

Paul Dukas
The Sorcerer’s Apprentice (Extract)
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra & Mariss Jansons

Ruggero Leoncavallo,
Pagliacci: Recitar! Vesti La Giubba
Franco Corelli

Cavalleria Rusticana : Mamma, Quel Vino È Generoso
Franco Corelli & Corinna Vozza & Coro Del Teatro Dell’Opera & Roma & Orchestra Del Teatro Dell’Opera

Recuerdos De La Alhambra
John Williams (the Australian guitarist, not the American composer)

Albinoni’s Adagio In G Minor
The Doors

Jay Ungar
Ashokan Farewell


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Arion is the Executive Producer of JOY 94.9's The Informer Daily, a national current affairs program. He enjoys storytelling, a good book and hanging out with his dogs.


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