Pop Archives

Rob E.G. - 55 Days At Peking (1963)

(Dimitri Tiomkin)
Australia Australia
#1 Sydney #1 Melbourne #1 Brisbane #2 Adelaide

Single on Festival label.

Pop guitar version of a current film theme by guitarist, songwriter and producer, born Robert George Porter, who also worked as Robie Porter.

See also From The Inside by Marcia Hines, produced by Robie Porter.

See also Rob E.G.’s double-sided hit Jezebel and Stage To Cimarron.

Further reading: Rob E.G. from Howlspace [archived page].

“55 Days At Peking”: Soundtrack - Theme from 55 Days At Peking (1963)

(Dimitri Tiomkin)
Original version: soundtrack

A prolific composer of film scores, Ukrainian-born Dimitri Tiomkin won Oscars for his work on High Noon (1952), The High and the Mighty (1954) and The Old Man and the Sea (1958).