Relive Blake Edwards' 1964 classic hit comedy, The Pink Panther, featuring David Niven, Peter Sellers, Robert Wagner, Capucine and Claudia Cardinale. Henry Mancini's reconstructed, newly-engraved score and parts are available for rental along with the feature film. A full score for the conductor, complete with indications for the streamers, punches and click track, has been prepared for syncing your orchestra's live performance with the film. The film is available for screening with subtitles in various languages upon request. A technical rider is also available upon request.
The Pink Panther in Concert is a co-production of Schirmer Theatrical and the Henry Mancini Family Trust. The film is available under exclusive world-wide license from Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, Inc. The music is under license from G. Schirmer, Inc. on behalf of Sony/EMI and Spirit Music.
For more information on the production, please visit Schirmer Theatrical. For bookings, visit Columbia Artists.
FILM WITH LIVE ORCHESTRA
MUSIC BY HENRY MANCINI, CONDUCTED BY CONSTANTINE KITSOPOULOS
A SCHIRMER THEATRICAL / THE MANCINI FAMILY TRUST CO-PRODUCTION
PRODUCED BY GREGG FIELD, CHARLES LETOURNEAU & ROBERT THOMPSON
MUSIC UNDER LICENSE FROM G. SCHIRMER, INC. ON BEHALF OF SONY/EMI AND SPIRIT MUSIC
THE MIRISCH COMPANY Presents
A BLAKE EDWARDS Production
DAVID NIVEN · PETER SELLERS
ROBERT WAGNER · CAPUCINE
“THE PINK PANTHER”
With BRENDA De BANZIE · COLIN GORDON · and Introducing FRAN JEFFRIES
and with CLAUDIA CARDINALE as The Princess
Directed by BLAKE EDWARDS
Written by MAURICE RICHLIN and BLAKE EDWARDS
Produced by MARTIN JUROW
Music by HENRY MANCINI
A MIRISCH-G-E Production
THE PINK PANTHER © 1964 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc. and Geoffrey Productions Inc.
THE PINK PANTHER and the Pink Panther character(s) are trademarks of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc.
All Rights Reserved.
Music extraction provided by Post Haste Digital, utilizing Music Slayer.
Vocal Soloist (soloist optional – audio track of Fran Jeffries’s original recording also available)
Reed 1 – (doubles on Picc, Fl, Alto Fl, Bass Fl, Alto Sax)
Reed 2 – (doubles on Picc, Fl, Alto Fl, Bass Fl, Alto Sax)
Reed 3 – (doubles on Picc, Fl, Alto Fl, Bass Fl, Cl in B-flat, Tenor Sax)
Reed 4 – (doubles on Picc, Fl, Alto Fl, Bass Fl, Cl in B-flat, Tenor Sax)
Reed 5 – Tenor Sax
4 Trumpets in B-flat
4 Trombones (4th doubles Baritone/Bass Trombone)
PERCUSSION & RHYTHM SECTION
Timpani (2 drums)
Drum Kit: to include Large sus cymbal, Crash cymbal, High hat with foot pedal, Ride cymbal with
brushes, Sock/foot cymbal, Snare, Bass drum)
2 Percussionists: Vibraphone, Marimba, Gong (for opening cue only), Sleigh bells, Glockenspiel, Xylophone, Reco Reco (or Guiro), Triangle or bell cymbal, Tom toms, Wood block, 3 Congas, 5 Boo-bams (can be substituted with 5 tom toms or 5 bongos of varied pitches, or a combination of 5 tom toms and bongos), Beaded gourd (or Shekere), Maracas, Cowbell, Wind whistle (Siren whistle can be substituted, but is not ideal)
Accordion (or Synth)
Piano (4 hands needed for Cue 30, but one pianist can modify cue if required)
Honky Tonk Piano (optional – these sections are in Piano book can be played on a classical piano)
Guitar 1 – Classical (Acoustic melodies to be played in the style of a mandolin, banjo, shamisan and Spanish guitar)
Guitar 2 – Electric
STRINGS (minimum strength for each listed below)
Violin I (8)
Violin II (6)