Elektra Goes "Behind the Candelabra"
with Soundtrack To Upcoming HBO® Original Film
Elektra Records has announced the release of “BEHIND THE CANDELABRA – MUSIC FROM THE HBO ORIGINAL FILM,” the musical companion to the highly anticipated HBO Films production. The album arrives at all leading digital retailers on May 21st; Behind The Candelabra debuts on HBO on Sunday, May 26th at 9pm (check local listings).
Behind The Candelabra stars Academy Award® winner Michael Douglas as the legendary Liberace and Academy Award® winner Matt Damon as Scott Thorson, the famously flamboyant showman’s longtime partner and confidant. The film – based on Thorson’s 1988 memoir – is directed by Academy Award® winner Steven Soderbergh (Ocean’s Eleven, Magic Mike), from a script by Academy Award® nominee Richard LaGravenese, and executive produced by Emmy® winner Jerry Weintraub.
“BEHIND THE CANDELABRA – MUSIC FROM THE HBO ORIGINAL FILM” features new music recorded specifically for the film alongside an array of Liberace’s own recordings. “BEHIND THE CANDELABRA – MUSIC FROM THE HBO ORIGINAL FILM” is available for pre-order now on iTunes. http://smarturl.it/BehindTheCandelabra
“BEHIND THE CANDELABRA – MUSIC FROM THE HBO ORIGINAL FILM”
Release Date: May 21st
1. The Liberace Fanfare – The BTC Orchestra
2. The Liberace Boogie - The BTC Orchestra Feat. Michael Douglas
3. Carioca - The BTC Orchestra
4. Chopin Nocturne In E Flat Major – Randy Kerber
5. Tico Tico – Liberace
6. When Liberace Winks At Me – Liberace Feat. Peggy King
7. Why Do I Love You – Michael Douglas
8. Kitten On The Keys – Liberace
9. NOLA – The BTC Orchestra
10. Begin The Beguine - The BTC Orchestra
11. I Belong With You - The BTC Singers
12. Prelude in E Minor, OP. 28, NO. 4 – Idil Biret
13. Love Is Blue – Liberace
14. The Impossible Dream – Michael Douglas
Executive Soundtrack Producers:
Marvin Hamlisch, Steven Soderbergh, & Jerry Weintraub
Evyen Klean and Kevin Weaver