Melodies in love
The erotic world of Gerhard Heinz
DIG009 LP (limited gatefold double vinyl with bonus tracks)
release date, Germany: 16th of june 2003
After the huge success of our compilation
scores. - The Erotic World Of The Peter Thomas Sound Orchestra"
(DIG003CD/LP) we now release part two in our series, dedicated
itself to composers who scored for the erotic film genre.
Melodies in Love - The Erotic World Of Gerhard Heinz
Explore the treasure trove of Austria's leading film music composer on
this first time release: A blend of 19 tunes offer more than you expect
from the sound of the 1970s.
Hey, you don’t know Gerhard Heinz? Heinz, Gerhard Heinz, the John Barry of
Austria? We find a remedy for that…with this compilation of this best film
Watching the elusive adventures of Melody O’Brian and Sascha Hehn on the
beach of the Mauritius with the finally erupting volcano (!) during their
love scene, you will never forget the music of Melody In Love
(1978). Responsible for the soundtrack and for more than 200 other films,
mainly in the erotic genre, is Gerhard Heinz Shameless / Schamlos
(1969), The Naked Countess / Die Nackte Gräfin (1971), Julia:
Innocence Once Removed / Die Nichte der O. (1974) or Love Bavarian
Style / Geh Zieh Dein Dirndl Aus (1975). Titles like Svenska
Disco Machine provide flawless disco-funk, Bangkok At Night
appeals to arose directly out of a James Bond movie from the 1970s, Die
Sieben Sünden is a Vienna Melange consisting of Chanson and Easy
Listening and Dampfnudeln (sweet yeast dumpling) have never been
prepared that voluptuous as in this alpine homage of Je t’aime.
The enormous variety from marvellously arranged and sung Beat, Bossa Nova,
Pop and Groove Jazz stands out from the mostly bad films and makes this
compilation a highlight of our past repertoire.
In addition to that comes an extensive booklet with marvellous
multicoloured film photos, exclusive liner notes of the composer plus a
preface of director Hubert Frank, the partner of Gerhard Heinz with ten
common film projects.
The CD contains 19 tracks. The limited gatefold double vinyl offers 2