Classical/Ost/Stage And Screen/Theme 1970s
John Christopher Williams (Melbourne, Australia)
” Cavatina” (written by Stanley Myers) B’ Side single released on Cube Records (BUG 80) on 30th June 1978
“Cavatina” is a 1970 classical guitar piece by British composer Stanley Myers written for the film The Walking Stick (1970), and popularised as the theme from The Deer Hunter some eight years later. As the Italian diminutive of cavata, cavatina is a musical term frequently applied to any simple, melodious air.
John Williams – “Cavatina” B’ Side single photo