Sydney – A Story Of A City



BMG Australia; 74321703702

Track Listing:
Songs:
01. Merril Bainbridge – Sydney from a 747 (4:11)
02. Paul Kelly – From St Kilda to Kings Cross (2:54)
03. Jimmy Little – Randwick Bells (3:25)
04. Johnny O’Keefe – She’s My Baby (2:11)
05. Mental As Anything – From Blacktown to Bondi (2:06)
06. Skyhooks – Somewhere in Sydney (3:46)
07. Holly – Rose of Camperdown (3:27)
08. Weddings Parties Anything – Taylor Square (3:32)
09. Icehouse – Harbour Town (3:38)
10. Australian Crawl – Reckless (Don’t Be So…) (4:57)
11. Richard Clapton – Girls on the Avenue (3:15)
12. Keith Glass – Larrikin Town (3:24)
13. Dragon – Bondi Road (4:13)
14. Little Pattie – Stompin’ at Maroubra (1:49)
15. Bushwackers – Woolloomooloo Lair (3:14)
The Score:
16. Sydney Town (1:51)
17. Botany Bay (1:36)
18. Under The Bridge (1:09)
19. The Love Token (2:59)
20. The Garden Palace (2:38)
21. Blue Mountain (2:06)
22. Gold and Architecture (1:48)
23. Building the Bridge (2:39)
24. War and Immigration (2:47)
25. Fireworks on the Bridge (1:11)
26. End Credits (1:41)

total time: 72:15

Credits:
Original Score (tracks 16-25) composed and Conducted by Christopher Gordon
Featuring:

  • Mario Millo – Guitars
  • Michael Atherton – Tin Whistle, Didjeridu, Clapsticks, Lagerphone, Spoons, Poinciana Seedpod and Bohdran
  • Josephine Allan – Piano
  • Marshall McGuire – Harp
  • Kees Boesma – Upright Bass
  • Phillip Hartl – Fiddle

Orchestra leader: Phillip Hartl
Orchestra contractor: Coralie Hartl
Orchestrations:
Christopher Gordon
Music Preparation: Peter Mapleson, Karl Vyzard & Symphony Australia
Composer’s assistant: Matthew Jones
ABC House Engineer: Alan Maclean

Score recorded, edited and mixed by Christo Curtis
Recorded at Eugene Goossens Hall, ABC Ultimo Centre, Sydney, June 1999
Additional Recording at Mammal Studios
Mastered by Oscar Gaona at Studios 301
Score produced by Christopher Gordon
Christopher Gordon’s thanks to Bruce Beresford, Geoff Burton, Phil Gerlach, Sue Milliken, Nicholas Holmes, Nigel Westlake, Shane Simpson, Robin and the musicians of Sydney.

Availability:
This soundtrack was released through BMG Australia only. It is not available anywhere else in the world and has unfortunately been discontinued from the manufacturer. To find a copy of this CD, it might be best to try here:


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