Love this cover. Actually, it’s kind of sophisticated.* Look! It has the magic words “Hollywood” and “John Wilson” and nothing more need be said. Now I know what to get for Christmas for my other old lady friends.

Hollywood SoundstageAbove: John conducts the Sinfonia of London in Frederick Loewe’s “Embassy Waltz” from My Fair Lady.
  • Erich Korngold: Elizabeth and Essex
  • David Raksin: Laura
  • Harold Arlen+Herbert Stothart: The Wizard of Oz
  • Max Steiner: Now, Voyager
  • Frederick Loewe: My Fair Lady
  • Johnny Mandel: The Sandpiper
  • Franz Waxman: Rebecca
  • Alfred Newman: How to Marry a Millionaire


*Actually, I think that’s Musical Director Johnny “Two-Harps” Green and the MGM Orchestra.

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