“Sparkling Diamonds” are one of many famous songs performed in the movie “Moulin Rouge” (2001) and consist of the two tunes “Diamonds Are a Girls Best Friend” with elements of the Madonna hit “Material Girl”.
“Diamonds Are a Girls Best Friend was written as early as 1949 and are performed by several great artists. Among them are Marilyn Monroe who was the first to make it a big hit.
Nicole Kidman perform the song in “Moulin Rouge”. This arrangement is written for Vocal soloist with Concert Band accompaniment.
Sound Sample recorded by The Royal Norwegian Navy Band Conducted by Lars Erik Gudim.
Full recording on "Der det er vann er det båter", available on CD, download and streaming.
LARS ERIK GUDIM
(b. 25.12.65) is a trombone player, composer, arranger and a band leader from Sarpsborg in Norway.
He has conducted and arranged for the Norwegian Radio Orchestra, Symphony orchestras, The EBU big band, Bergen Big Band, Oslo Groove Company, and for TV shows.
From 2003 he has been the staff arranger for all the five professional military bands in Norway
|Arranger||Gudim, Lars Erik|
|Format||Score and parts|
|Theme/genre||Film/TV/Musicals, Popular music|
|Instrumentation||Concert band with soloist - vocal or instrumental soloist|
|Series||Noteservice Lars Erik Gudim Edition|
|Band catalogue||European Band catalogue 2015|