Monica Mancini

Monica Mancini AT THE MOVIES

Smetana Hall in Municipal House,


“... she proved that even though she was singing her father's music, she certainly isn't riding on his coattails. She gave what might be considered definitive interpretations of Days of Wine and Roses and Moon River”
—The Buffalo News

The daughter of famed film composer Henry Mancini and the notable studio singer Ginny O’Conner Mancini, Monica Mancini has carved out an impressive career of her own as a concert performer, appearing with major symphony orchestras worldwide, including the Chicago Symphony, Dallas Symphony, Seattle Symphony and the London Metropolitan Orchestra. Her program often includes the classic songs “The Shadow Of Your Smile”, “Moment to Moment”, “Moon River”, “Soldier in the Rain”, “Alfie”, “Charade”, “Days of Wine and Roses”, and “Over The Rainbow”.

Monica Mancini's more recent appearances have been with the Fort Worth Symphony, Toronto Symphony, and the New York Pops Orchestra at Carnegie Hall.

 

Programme

  • Pink Panther
  • Mr. Lucky
  • The Thorn Birds
  • Music from The Thorn Birds
  • Ohio River Boat
  • Theme from Sunflower
  • Peter Gunn
  • It Had Better Be Tonight
  • Moment to Moment
  • Two for the Road
  • Charade
  • Baby Elephant Walk
  • Strings on Fire
  • Cinema Paradiso
  • Days of Wine and Roses
  • Moon River
  • Moon River Bows
  • Music on the Way
  • Moon River Bows

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