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 Posted:   Jan 20, 2014 - 6:35 AM   
 By:   Jim Doherty   (Member)

Anybody know what this is, and what the sources are?

 Posted:   Jan 20, 2014 - 6:48 AM   
 By:   Jim Doherty   (Member)

Forget it. I just found a track listing for a Nick at Nite/Sony CD. Apparently, it's the same thing, and contains dialogue.

Detailed item info

Release Year:

Record Label:
Sony Music Distribution (USA)

Track Listing
1. Overture
2. A Prayer from Bedford Falls
3. Big Brother Saves Life
4. Father and Son
5. The Good Old Building & Loan
6. George Gives up College
7. George & Mary Meet Again
8. George and Mary Get Hitched
9. A Run on the Bank
10. Potter's Job Offer
11. World War II
12. A Hero's Homecoming
13. Uncle Billy's Crisis
14. The Plea to Potter
15. Clarence's Leap of Faith
16. George Bailey Doesn't Exist
17. Answered Prayers
18. The Richest Man in the World
19. Buffalo Gals - (duet by George and Mary)

Distributor: Sony Music Distribution

Album Notes
IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE: THE RECORD contains both dialog and music from the Frank Capra film. Digitally remastered by Debra Parkinson (Sony Music Studios, New York, New York). Editor: Michael Brooks .Illustrator: Ed Fotheringham.Arrangers: Dimitri Tiomkin ; Irving Berlin.

 Posted:   Jan 20, 2014 - 6:48 AM   
 By:   Dimifan   (Member)

The customer review on the German Amazon site says it contains tracks taken from the film itself:

Hope this helps

 Posted:   Jan 20, 2014 - 6:49 AM   
 By:   Jim Doherty   (Member)


 Posted:   Jan 20, 2014 - 10:26 AM   
 By:   Jeff Bond   (Member)

David Newman's long-out-of-print rerecording is fantastic--this is actually a great price on it since I recently saw it listed on amazon for $140!

 Posted:   Jan 20, 2014 - 1:13 PM   
 By:   TerraEpon   (Member)

I remember when it was going for under a few it's so hard to get now, as I agree (as I have on every thread mentioning it) that it's a great disc.

 Posted:   Jan 20, 2014 - 1:43 PM   
 By:   Johnjerry   (Member)

On Amazon it's available used at a very reasonable price...
Buy it if you don't have it yet:it's a spectacular recording!!

 Posted:   Jan 20, 2014 - 3:33 PM   
 By:   Jim Doherty   (Member)

I just keep hoping that one day someone will release the original tracks on CD. My frustration is only compounded by the mention in the notes of the Newman/Telarc CD about acetates of the original scoring sessions that they listened to for reference.

 Posted:   Jun 11, 2014 - 7:22 AM   
 By:   capracorn   (Member)

and finally ther it is

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