The Sound of Movies is a podcast celebrating the joyful fusion of music and film. Hosted by film enthusiast Joan Andrews, The Sound of Movies wins each listener with timeless box office favorites, thoughtful conversation and memorable musical elements all in one harmonious podcast. Each episode features the soundtrack of a movie accompanied by a description of the scenes that coincide with the track. In 35 minutes, you’ll get the whole story and soundtrack from opening scene to closing credits. At the intersection where film and music meet, The Sound of Movies charmingly collects the best of both worlds.More episodes
Whisk yourself away to Ireland with the story and the score of “The Quiet Man" (1952). This soundtrack is composed by Victor Young, a close friend of the film’s director, John Ford. Sprinkled with many Irish airs such as "The Wild Colonial Boy,” this soundtrack perfectly captures the ups and downs of the film. Tune in to hear it as host, Joan Andrews, recounts the romance and the drama of Sean Thorton, a boxer who leaves America and returns to his native Ireland after accidentally killing an opponent in the ring.