Annotation

Limited edition of 2500 copies.

Annotation last modified on 2013-01-18 18:52 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Overture
2:57
2 Main Title
3:04
3 “peking, China, the Summer of the Year 1900... ”
0:45
4 Order From a Prime Minister / In the Palace
1:48
5 Oriental
1:20
6 The Water Wheel Torture
1:38
7 A Dead Britis Missionary
0:40
8 Welcome Marines
1:56
9 Hotel Blanc
2:27
10 Lewis and Natasha’s First Encounter
2:21
11 Prince Tuan
2:04
12 Dance at the Britis Embassy (Mono) (The Belfry Two-Step)
3:07
13 The Boxers Entertain
2:44
14 Natasha’s Waltz
2:21
15 Murder of the German Minister
2:14
16 Mass Execution
0:30
17 An Empress’ Warning
1:10
18 Rescued From an Angry Crowd
1:11
19 Preparing for Battle
2:13
20 Natasha Visits a Chinaman
1:39
21 Lewis and Natasha Disagree
1:11
22 Attack on the French Legation
3:18
23 Britis Soldier Wounded
0:50
24 On Top of the Wall
2:07
25 All Quiet on the Eastern Front (mono)
0:35
26 Here They Come (Peking First Battle)
2:46
27 Hospital Scene
1:05
28 Moon Fire
5:51
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Intermission: The Peking Theme (So Little Time)
2:29
2 Children’s Corner
1:40
3 At the Hospital
1:06
4 A Message From Admiral Sidney
1:21
5 Lewis and Natasha
3:04
6 Theresa in Danger
1:56
7 Religious Ceremony / Covert Operation
4:15
8 Spoiling the Empress’ Party: Explosion of the Arsenal
2:39
9 Old Soldiers Never Volunteer
2:15
10 Lewis Saves the Boy
1:49
11 Necklace for Drugs
1:15
12 The Truce Is Over
1:08
13 Theresa and Lewis
1:01
14 Death of Natasha
2:52
15 A New Kind of Weapon
2:28
16 Peking Second Battle
0:45
17 Bad News
2:19
18 Attack on the Compound
1:51
19 Help Arrives
2:53
20 The Empress Alone
1:36
21 Auld Lang Syne (Sir Arthur and Lewis Say Goodbye)
0:42
22 End Title
1:37
23 Exit Music: The Peking Theme (So Little Time)
2:50
24 So Little Time (mono) EP Version
2:15
25 March (mono) EP Version
1:56
26 Natasha (mono) EP Version
1:57
27 Theresa (mono) EP Version
2:06
28 So Little Time (mono) (single version)
2:16
29 Moon Fire (mono) (single version)
2:02

Credits

CD 1

conductor:
Dimitri Tiomkin (tracks 1–28)
orchestra:
Sinfonia of London (British session orchestra) (tracks 1–28)

CD 2

conductor:
Dimitri Tiomkin (tracks 1–22)
orchestra:
Sinfonia of London (British session orchestra) (tracks 1–22)